XL Axiata, Indosat Ooredoo form joint venture in Indonesia

XL Axiata The new firm will provide consultancy services for future collaboration between the two telcos Indonesian telecom operator XL Axiata announced it will enter a joint venture with compatriot operator Indosat Ooredoo to provide consultancy services in future network collaboration between the two firms. The JV is dubbed PT One Indonesia Synergy. “The purpose…

Malaysian MVNO Tune Talk Unveils Special Plan for 3.5 million Indonesians in Malaysia

MVNO Tune Talk Malaysian Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) and a subsidiary of a leading budget airlines in the region, Tune Talk this week announced a brand new prepaid package, Bisa Pak to cater for 3.5 million Indonesians working and living in Malaysia. Apart from pre-bundled data that is designed to meet the growing appetite…

MVNO Beri Keuntungan Telekomunikasi Indonesia

MVNO Saat ini kemajuan teknologi memang sudah tidak dapat dihindari lagi. Begitupun yang terjadi pada industri telekomunikasi di Indonesia. Hal ini terbukti dengan banyaknya penyelenggara jaringan telekomunikasi. Namun dibalik itu semua, pihak penyelenggara telekomunikasi atau Mobile Network Operator (MVO) selalu bersaing untuk mencari pelanggan dengan berbagai layanan inovatif dengan biaya murah. Hal ini menyebabkan ARPU…

Over 9 in 10 Online Users in Indonesia Access the Internet Via Their Smartphone

MVNO The deepening penetration of smartphones is slowly but surely fast tracking the digitization process of the fourth most populous nation in the world. Today, the emerging market of Indonesia has over 88 million internet users with more than 9 in 10 (93%) regularly going online with their smartphones. According to GfK’s point of sales…

The latest stats in web and mobile in Indonesia (INFOGRAPHIC)

Indonesia Mobile Market Indonesia is undoubtedly one of the most attractive markets in Southeast Asia. With a population of over 250 million – the largest in the region and the fourth largest in the world, after China, India, and the US – who wouldn’t keep an eye on this market? So let’s focus on how…

U Mobile and MVNO Telin Malaysia launches KartuAs 2-in-1 SIM with a Malaysian and an Indonesian number

A couple months ago on September 10th, U Mobile partnered with Telin Malaysia, a Malaysian MVNO and a local subsidiary of PT Telkom Indonesia to launch KartuAs 2-in-1, a SIM card with two numbers to provide voice, messaging, and data services for Indonesian customers to contact home. Folks who sign up on Kartu 2-in-1 get…

Operators agree 4G will require more network sharing

Operators across Asia have been touting their 4G achievements, with regular progress updates on base station rollouts and subscriber milestones, but as they shift away from dense urban areas they won’t be able to go it alone. That was the message from a panel discussion yesterday at the event. Celcom CFO TVT Chari said that…

Hue launches global end-to-end enabler of virtual mobile networks

For Immediate Release Hue launches global end-to-end enabler of virtual mobile networks Hue gives MVNO customers global reach via Hutchison Whampoa’s network operators in Europe and Asia April 16, 2015. London, UK: Hue has today launched its operator-led, end-to-end mobile wholesale enabling business. Backed by Hutchison Whampoa, Hue acts as a single point of entry…

Ooredoo and Ericsson launches M2M platform in Indonesia

Adoption of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions by various industries will be a driving force for tremendous growth of Internet of Things (IoT)/M2M technology Indonesia first of four markets to launch; Qatar, Algeria and Tunisia scheduled to follow Ooredoo’s Indosat and Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has launched a cloud-based Machine-to-Machine (M2M) platform in Indonesia. The platform, Ericsson Device…

Telkom Indonesia cancels plan to buy 2degrees, Operator still open to partnerships

Indonesian operator still open to partnerships in Asia, Middle East. Indonesia’s PT Telkom has cancelled its plan to acquire New Zealand mobile operator 2degrees. In a brief stock exchange filing on Monday, PT Telkom said the parties had failed to agree on a price. PREMIUM CONTENT: To continue reading this Post, you will need to…

Indonesia’s Telkom considering launching MVNOs in Middle East markets

Indonesian state-run telecommunication provider Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom) seeks to expand its business to Saudi Arabia as well as other Middle East countries this year, The Jakarta Post reports, citing Telkom CEO Arief Yahya. According to Yahya, Telkom plans to partner with local mobile-network operators in the Middle East and operate as an MVNO through its…

Indonesia’s PT Telkom to drive growth through MVNOs, Silicon Valley partnerships

State-owned PT Telkom, which runs fixed and mobile operations in Indonesia, is planning to launch a number of MVNOs in the Middle East, targeting Indonesians living and travelling in the region. It’s also looking to team up with Silicon Valley venture capital (VC) firms to compete better on global digital services. Arief Yahya, CEO, told…

Telkom to open new branches in Taiwan, Macau

State-owned telecommunications provider PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom) will open two new overseas branches this year, in Taiwan and Macau. Adding to the new branches, Telkom public relations vice president Arif Prabowo said that the company would proceed with a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) agreement, which would allow Telkom to forge cooperations with fellow network…