Telecommunications

Singtel backs amalgamation of Intouch and GULF in move to simplify Thai associate AIS’ holding structure

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel) has on Tuesday announced its support for the amalgamation of Intouch Holdings and GULF, Intouch’s largest shareholder, which will create a leading digital and energy infrastructure player in Southeast Asia (NewCo).

Telin partners BW Digital to enhance DC-to-DC connectivity with new Indonesia-Singapore cable

PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International (TELIN) and BW Digital have announced a strategic partnership to develop and construct the Nongsa-Changi submarine cable system linking Batam and Singapore.

Malaysia’s CelcomDigi launches AI Experience Center

Malaysia-based telecommunication firm CelcomDigi Berhad has on Tuesday launched its CelcomDigi AI Experience Center (AiX) - a one-stop immersive innovation and collaboration hub to lead, inspire, and advance the creation of world-class digital solutions across a range of sectors and verticals.

SK Telecom partners Singtel to develop next-generation telco technology and solutions

Singaporean telecommunications firm Singtel and South Korean telecommunications operator SK Telecom have teamed up to develop next-generation telco technology and solutions.

Singtel, Deutsche Telekom, e&, SK Telecom, SoftBank Corp team up for developing multilingual Telco LLM

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel), Deutsche Telekom, e&, SK Telecom, SoftBank Corp., the founding parties of the Global Telco AI Alliance (GTAA), have signed a joint venture (JV) agreement focused on co-developing and launching a multilingual Telco Large Language Models (LLM).

Iskandar Investment Berhad partners TM-Nxera to drive digital transformation in Iskandar Puteri

Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB), the master developer of Iskandar Puteri of Johor in Malaysia, via River Retreat Sdn Bhd, has entered into a strategic partnership with TM-Nxera, a joint venture of Telekom Malaysia (TM) and Singtel, to empower the digital economy and build a sustainable future for the region.

Singapore’s ST Telemedia Global Data Centers raises $1.3B from KKR-led consortium with Singtel

ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC), a Singapore-based data center colocation services provider, has raised SGD 1.75 billion ($1.3 billion) from KKR-led consortium with Singtel, a Singapore-based communications technology group.

Indosat partners Google Cloud to deliver AI-driven digital experiences to customers across Indonesia

Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison (Indosat) and Google Cloud have on Thursday announced the expansion of their long-term strategic alliance, aimed at accelerating Indosat’s transformation from telco to AI Native TechCo.

How DePINs solve modern connectivity challenges of smart cities

#DePINs can have a significant impact whether in underserved communities, emerging markets, and highly-saturated environments. Their decentralized nature makes these networks well-suited to reach areas where traditional infrastructures may be limited and also ensure sustainable connectivity in those areas that are experiencing significant growth in #IoT use…

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Mission critical: Safeguarding submarine cable networks

Network operators are investing in infrastructure to boost connectivity across the region. Perhaps unbeknownst to many, a big part of this infrastructure involves international submarine cables carrying #telecommunications traffic between #SEA and the rest of the world. Behind every email sent, every transaction made, and every phone call dialed is a…