[REDMOND] Billionaire Bill Gates is leading satellite antenna firm Kymeta's latest funding round with a US$78 million investment, the company's president told Reuters.

[BEIJING] China said on Monday that 28-nanometre chips for mobile devices using the Beidou navigation system are in mass production, and mass manufacturing of 22-nanometre chips will soon kick off...

[WASHINGTON] Amazon on Thursday said it will invest more than US$10 billion to build a network of 3,236 satellites that will provide high-speed broadband internet services to people around the...

SINGAPORE Telecommunications' (Singtel) wholly-owned Australian subsidiary Optus on Monday extended its contract with Australian media company Foxtel for the provision of satellite services until...

[MEIKTILA, Myanmar] Myanmar is preparing to launch its first-ever satellite, joining an unlikely coalition of nascent space nations aiming to protect millions from environmental disasters.

[WASHINGTON] The United States accused Russia on Thursday of test-firing an anti-satellite weapon in space, warning that the threat against Washington's systems was "real, serious and increasing...

[SEOUL] South Korea's first-ever military communications satellite has been successfully launched by private operator SpaceX, Seoul said on Tuesday, as it looks to build up its defence...

[WASHINGTON] Amazon.com's plan for a fleet of 3,236 communications satellites won the backing of the US Federal Communications Commission chairman, who said he had asked fellow commissioners to...

[WASHINGTON] A rocket from small-satellite launch firm Rocket Lab failed to reach orbit minutes after a successful liftoff from New Zealand on Saturday, the company said, losing its payload of...

[LONDON] Britain has joined forces with India's Bharti Global to buy the collapsed satellite operator OneWeb, with the two sides pledging US$1 billion between them to develop a constellation that...