By Shiwen Yap
The proposed acquisition will enhance StarHub’s solutions capabilities in cryptographic and digital security, ICT and IoT.
Japan’s mobile carrier market is currently dominated by NTT Docomo Inc, KDDI Corp and SoftBank Group.
China Telecom will have to look for a local partner with an existing franchise and a significant presence in the Philippines.
The bid to open up the sector has prompted local firms such as Philippine Telegraph & Telephone to start talks with China’s two biggest telecoms providers.
The Malaysian firm is the largest VSAT satellite operator in the country, serving corporate clients
A Chinese company was likely to come in as a strategic partner for PLDT unit Voyager Innovations.
Three Pillars Pte., Singapore, an affiliate of Qatar Foundation Endowment SPC, is selling as many as 199.9 million Bharti Airtel shares for 473 to 490 rupees each on Wednesday.
Top management of the two firms couldn’t resolve how to share control of the combined company.
The move comes a day after Bharti Infratel said that it aims to buy the stake it doesn’t own in its Indus Towers Ltd unit from Vodafone India Ltd, Idea Cellular Ltd and a private equity investor.
SoftBank will propose ending the talks as early as Tuesday, a Nikkei report said.