Posts Tagged: broadband


M1 launches 10Gbps enterprise broadband service; fastest in Singapore

M1, Singapore's third largest telco, has launched its 10Gbps and 1GBps fiber broadband services for businesses.

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 12:01 pm
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UN Report: this is how mobile and broadband penetration are growing in Asia

Mobile broadband is projected to reach seven billion subscriptions globally in 2018. Likewise, the number of broadband subscriptions in the ...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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MyRepublic Disrupts Singapore Telco Business, Launches Teleport Service to Access Hulu, iPlayer

Instead of the traditional set-top box and TV viewing, most of us are consuming entertainment (think Big Bang Theory, How I Met Your Mother)...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 7:57 pm
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Chinese Broadband Customers Finally Getting the Right to Choose Providers

Life can be difficult for broadband internet users in China. Speeds are increasing fast, but they’re still well below the internationa...

  • January 5, 2013
  • at 12:35 am
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China Establishes State-Run Telecom/Internet Company

Our friends at SARFT have been quiet recently, so I figured they were working on something, and it turns out I’m right. In response to...

  • November 15, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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China Unicom Adds 3 Million New 3G Subscribers in August

4G? We don’t need no stinkin’ 4G! Despite the impressive development of China Mobile’s superfast 4G TD-LTE network, 3G rem...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 5:00 am
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Beijing Says Total 20 Mbps Broadband Coverage Coming By Year’s End

Yesterday, Beijing authorities (including the committee that manages telecommunications and the committee that manages housing) held a meeti...

  • July 24, 2012
  • at 11:29 am
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China’s Provinces Ranked By Internet Speed

The internet isn’t particularly fast anywhere in China, but if you’re looking for a fast connection, all provinces are not creat...

  • July 16, 2012
  • at 4:45 pm
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SK Telecom Splashes US$924 Million for 4G LTE Spectrum

Korea might enjoy the world’s – yes, not just Asia’s, but the world’s – best broadband, with average speeds of...

  • August 29, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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At last, a 1Gbps broadband plan in Singapore that doesn’t cost a fortune

Internet provider MyRepublic has introduced a new fibre broadband plan with a download speed of up to 1Gbps which costs just S$49.90 ($39.40...

  • January 14, 2014
  • at 5:55 pm
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China Nears 200 Million Broadband Subscribers (But the Mobile Web is Still Way Bigger)

China Nears 200 Million Broadband Subscribers (But the Mobile Web is Still Way Bigger)

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has released the latest official numbers for broadband penetration in t...

  • April 26, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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China Hits 88% Broadband Coverage in Villages

2012 was a big year for mobile and broadband growth, but especially in the realm of technology, it’s easy to forget that China’s...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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China Unicom Breaks 70 Million 3G Subscribers in October

With 4G still showing no signs of becoming commercially available anytime soon in China, 3G continues its rapid growth. Case in point: China...

  • November 20, 2012
  • at 1:00 am
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China’s Broadband Speeds Show Shanghai Zooming Ahead [INFOGRAPHIC]

Regular readers will know that China is aiming for 100 Mbps broadband in some regions by 2015. But for now, most Chinese web users spend a l...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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China’s Formerly Intranet-Only Xinjiang Breaks 2 Million Broadband Users, 70% Coverage

China News Service announced yesterday that Xinjiang, China’s massive western province, has reached 2 million broadband users, and 70 ...

  • September 4, 2012
  • at 2:00 am
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State Council’s Plan for China 2015: 3G Everywhere, 100 Mbps Broadband

China’s powerful State Council released a report yesterday that addresses, among many other things, its plans for the development of t...

  • July 18, 2012
  • at 11:14 am
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Chinese Broadband Users Complain of Slow Connection Speeds, Terrible Customer Service

Life for an internet addict can be tough if you’re living somewhere where the fastest available internet connection is 4 Mbps. But it&...

  • May 22, 2012
  • at 2:15 pm
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Indosat Internet

Indosat is Testing 4G LTE in New Campus Lab

Indonesian telcos are now getting busy implementing 4G technology. Bakrie acquired a local 4G operator last week, and now Indosat is partner...

  • August 23, 2011
  • at 5:53 pm
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