EDITORIAL

THE rollout of fifth generation mobile telephony, 5G, in Singapore starting from 2020 will fundamentally change the nature of the telecommunication industry.

COMMENTARY

SINGAPORE regulators' final plans for 5G telecom licences seem to anticipate a voracious appetite from mobile network operators (MNOs).

SINGAPORE regulators are poised to award four 5G telecom licences, two more than previously planned, as Minister for Communications and Information S Iswaran called for bids for the high-tech new...

SINGAPORE has made its first awards for commercial firms to test 5G mobile technology, in two projects announced by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) on Thursday.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

WHEN it comes to keeping telco subscribers loyal, offering them lifestyle perks has become all too common. Not that they are unwelcomed; I enjoy getting a free movie ticket now and then, as much...

SMART manufacturing is among Singapore's six strategic clusters for 5G development, with S$40 million in funding set aside for it in June.

NEW entrants to the telecom scene have put incumbents on the back foot, even while loss-making.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

SINGAPORE has seen the sharpest decline in data prices among key Asian telecom markets in the past 12 months in spite of strong growth in data use, according to a recent report by DBS analyst...

EDITORIAL

FIFTH-GENERATION mobile telephony (5G) may be the panacea that telecom companies here need to re-energise their businesses.

THE Singapore telecom regulator has launched a key project to connect businesses here with western China, after mainboard-listed telcos Singtel and StarHub separately announced that they would be...