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First Media: Indonesia's Preferred Integrated Telecom and Multimedia Service Provider

Jakarta Globe - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
As Indonesia's first provider of integrated telecommunications and multimedia services, First Media is the most preferred provider for Indonesia's three major cities, Jakarta, Surabaya in East Java and Bandung in West Java.

Reporting for duty: Investors to hunt for value amid tight earnings

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Diminishing dividends by the global miners and a pull-back in profits by the big banks are on the cards for next month's reporting season.

China Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband & Digital Media Report 2016 - Analysis, Statistics & Forecasts - Key Vendors ...

Business Wire (press release) - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
The Chinese telecom market is the largest in the world in terms of subscribers and is undergoing transition. Mobile subscriptions outnumber fixed voice connections and voice is giving way to data as the primary revenue generator.
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Broadband industry tries again to kill net neutrality and Title II

Ars Technica - ‎2 hours ago‎
En banc petitions were also filed by CTIA—The Wireless Association, the mobile broadband industry's primary lobby group; the United States Telecom Association (USTelecom) and CenturyLink (representing DSL and fiber providers); and a small Texas ISP ...

Fitch: CJH Merger Failure Leaves SK Telecom Trailing in Fixed Line

Reuters - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
SKT will now have to change its long-term strategy for fixed-line and media to help to offset the slower growth in the wireless telecom business. Fitch expects competition in the fixed-line market to increase, especially in the broadband and internet ...
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Yahoo sold to US telecoms giant Verizon - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Verizon chief executive Lowell McAdam said Yahoo would be integrated into its recently acquired AOL unit to create “a top global mobile media company, and help accelerate our revenue stream in digital advertising.” The acquisition, expected to close in ...

How Maran and A. Raja Tried To Frame Pradip Baijal In The 2G Scam

Swarajya - ‎9 hours ago‎
My problems as the telecom regulator started when Dayanidhi Maran was appointed the minister for telecommunications in the UPA-I government.

Social media gives customers power (and water)

CIO - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
As to the matter of why I couldn't get through on the phone, well, the provider had an IT/telecom specialist call me and they're trying to track down why my phone calls were shunted to the automated 'high call volume' message.

Decision to withhold jihadis' details sparks debate in France

Financial Times - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The decision by several French news organisations to withhold information on perpetrators of terror attacks has sparked a wider debate in France over the media's role in fuelling homegrown jihadism as the nation struggles to halt a wave of deadly ...

Stocks fall as oil tumbles, earnings disappoint

MarketWatch - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The S&P 500 index SPX, -0.16% was off 6 points, or 0.3%, at 2,161, led by a 0.9% drop in telecom shares, followed by a 0.6% loss in energy stocks.
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Outages and outrages for troubled Telstra

The Australian - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
The trouble, for much of this year, has been continual outages hitting the core network and convincing an increasingly sceptical group of shareholders and customers that Telstra does have a future beyond telecoms and that Telstra 3.0 is more than just ...

BT earnings up as revenue jumps

MarketWatch - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
In the U.K.'s competitive industry for combined media services--where BT competes with companies like Sky PLC (SKY.LN), Liberty Global PLC's LBTYA, -1.59% Virgin Media and TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK.LN) -- the telecoms incumbent is spending ...
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Pokemon Go sparks safety fears | Bangkok Post: news

Bangkok Post - ‎19 hours ago‎
Latest news, politics, business and sport from Thailand and Asean, plus features, opinion and multimedia from across Southeast Asia.
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Italy's Other Corporate Worry

Bloomberg - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
The country's media and telecoms companies are staking their own claim to basket-case status. Let's recap. Telecom Italia, the country's number one in broadband and joint leader with Vodafone in mobile, is in the middle of deep, long-overdue cost cuts ...

KT posts highest Q2 operating profit in 4 years - The Korea Herald

The Korea Herald - ‎9 hours ago‎
South Korean telecommunications firm KT said Friday that it posted an operating profit of 427 billion won ($379.6 million) in the second quarter, marking its ...
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BT Rejects Regulator's Call for Legal Separation of Network Business

Wall Street Journal - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
The rising pressure on BT follows wider discussions about the U.K.'s telecoms and media market, which has been roiled by a frenzy of deal-making activity in recent years.

SK Telecom's profit drops as revenue growth stalls

Mobile World Live - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
SK Telecom's profit fell sharply in Q2, despite government limits on marketing spending, and mobile service revenue was down nearly 1 per cent year-on-year.

Mediaset to sue Vivendi over reduced pay-TV investment

Advanced Television - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Board of Directors of Mediaset said it will take legal action, both civil and criminal, if French media company Vivendi fails to fulfil the original terms of the contract to take full control of pay-TV unit Mediaset Premium.

Crunchyroll Hires Colin Decker, Former Discovery Digital GM, as COO (EXCLUSIVE)

Variety - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Prior to joining Discovery in 2012, Decker worked at Virgin Investments as a senior adviser for media and telecom, and before that was head of programming for Rooftop Media (now part of Amazon). Earlier in his career, he held positions at Yahoo and ...

Kantar Media upgrades real-time ratings tech

Telecom Asia - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
“We're proud to have been the first measurement provider in the world to create and deliver real-time ratings,” said Richard Asquith, global CEO of audience intelligence at Kantar Media. “From its clear success as the technology of choice across 10 ...