Singtel-backed Advanced, Total Access win Thai mobile licenses for $754m

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The permit will help Telenor ASA-backed Total Access Communication ensure continuity of service as some of the operator’s concessions expire in September.

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Axiata’s edotco acquires tower assets for $34.5m in north Malaysia

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The acquisition will allow edotco to expand its presence and improve the operational efficiency of tower infrastructure in Kedah.


Vodafone, Idea pay $1.05b to India’s DoT for merger

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The telecom department gave conditional approval for the Vodafone-Idea merger and asked the companies to meet the demand raised for taking the deal on record.


From telegraph to video games, 139-year-old Singtel reinvents itself for millennials

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The foray into gaming is its strategy to diversify from traditional businesses where competition is toughening.


Singtel partners Razer, Sea to launch Asia e-sports league in digital content push

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Singtel, which has a market capitalization of about $40 billion, has sought to grow in new industries as competition encroaches on its traditional businesses.


Alibaba in negotiations with BT for cloud partnership in Europe push

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Alibaba Cloud has expanded fast beyond China in a direct challenge to Amazon Web Services, the e-commerce giant’s division that dominates cloud computing.


Trump seeks to block China Mobile’s US entry citing security concerns

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The Chinese government could use links established by China Mobile for economic espionage and intelligence collection, notes a filing by a US government-linked agency.


Reliance Jio raises $1b term loan from Korea Trade Insurance

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Reliance Jio said the term loan facility will finance the procurement of goods and services from Samsung Electronics and Ace Technologies.


Telenor shuffles Asia management team, names new CEOs for Myanmar, Thailand

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Digi Malaysia current CEO Albern Murty will join Telenor Group’s executive management team and will be responsible for the Developed Asia cluster.


Airtel’s Kenyan unit abandons plan to merge with Telkom

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Airtel and Telkom Kenya were planning to merge to create a stronger challenger to Safaricom.