Indonesia mobile-phone operator PT SmartFren Telecom Tbk (FREN) has set ambitious targets to get five million subscribers by the end of 2016, while some investors are eyeing telecom towers of other operator PT XL Axiata Tbk (EXCL). SmartFren Telecom targets 5m subscribers in 2016 SmartFren, an LTE provider, has laid down… Read more »
By Vincencia NLS
Indonesia’s largest telecom operator PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (TLKM) and SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) of South Korea, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to cooperate in new business areas including IoT, media and smart products such as Lifeware.
Indonesia is all set to scale the next step of digital evolution with the full-scale launch of fourth generation (4G) services, that offer high internet speeds. The 4G services, which were launched by Indonesia President Joko Widodo, will be operated by five telecom players, PT Telekomunikasi Selular (Telkomsel), PT Indosat Tbk… Read more »
Indonesian sectors of telecom and media saw several new developments with Samsung Electronics Indonesia manufacturing Galaxy Note 5 locally in a bid to fullfill the new in Indonesian legal contnet limit in mobile devices (20 per Icent). Local operator PT Smartfren Telecom Tbk (FREN) has joined hands with Finland’s Nokia to… Read more »