Tag Archives: Asia

Japan – Softbank Corp possible USD3.4bn bid for DreamWorks Animation

Softbank Corp linked to possible USD3.4bn bid for DreamWorks Animation. According to teleGeography, Japanese Softbank Corp has been linked with a surprise plan to bid for US movie studio DreamWorks Animation.

Nepal Telecom to roll out fibre to 13 new districts

State owned PTO Nepal Telecom (NT) plans to roll out fibre-optic links in an additional 13 district headquarters and their major business hubs across the country in its current financial year. The move comes on top of the deployment of fibre backbone links – seen as the best option for supporting voice and broadband data […]

Korea watchdog slaps record fine on telcos

Korea watchdog slaps record fine on telcos South Korea’s mobile operators have been slapped with another fine after all three were again found to be offering excessive subsidies. The Korea Times reported on Thursday that the Korea Communications Commission (KCC) has imposed a record 66.96 billion won ($59 million) fine that will be divided between […]

Asia – The Southeast Asia-Japan Cable (SJC) submarine cable system operational

The Southeast Asia-Japan Cable (SJC) submarine cable system is now  operational, strengthening Globe Telecom’s connectivity with the region and the rest of the world. The leading telecommunications company said the SJC cable system enhance its customers’ growing need for international connectivity as the undersea cable facility  increases bandwidth capacity. See more: http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20130705-904794.html?mod=googlenews_wsj