Malaysia’s TIME Dotcom reports 33% rise in earnings

TIME dotCom Bhd’s earnings for the three-month ended June 30 increased 33 per cent to RM92.7mil from RM69.8 million in the year ago period, on the back of contribution from its data centre and data…

Vietnam Government outlines huge Digital push

Vietnam Prime Minister has issued Decision No. 942/QD-TTg approving the e-government development strategy towards the digital government in the 2021-2025 period, with a vision towards 2030. This is the very first time that Vietnam has…

Colt to build Hyperscale Data Centre in Japan

Colt Data Centre Services (Colt DCS) has commenced construction of its next hyperscale data centre with a ground-breaking ceremony in Japan. This 42,000m2, 45MW facility will be located in Keihanna Science City, in the Kansai…

Fintech provider PayU acquires BillDesk for $4.7 billion

Fintech provider PayU Payments Private Limited, a subsidiary of Prosus, has acquired BillDesk for $4.7 billion. Together, PayU and BillDesk will be able to meet the changing payments needs of digital consumers, merchants, and Government…

Macquarie’s Sydney Data Centres achieve ‘Certified Strategic’ from Australian government

Macquarie Data Centres, part of Macquarie Telecom Group, said that its Sydney data centres in the Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus and Sydney Central have achieved the Certified Strategic designation under the Digital Transformation Agency…

Barco partners with Inflow to provide hybrid collaboration and meeting experience solutions

Barco, a global leader in professional visualisation and collaboration technology has announced its partnership with Inflow, a niche player in the IT Infrastructure Distribution Services market in SAARC region, for the complete range of Barco ClickShare…

India-based Peekay Group partners with BACL to develop a 3D printing technology at Airport City

Peekay Group has signed an agreement with Bengaluru Airport City Limited (BACL) to develop a 3D printing technology facility at the Airport City that is being developed in the Bengaluru Airport premises. BACL is a wholly-owned…

India reduces emissions by 28% against a target of 35%

India has already achieved emission reduction of 28 per cent over 2005 levels, against a target of 35 per cent by 2030 which was committed in its NDC (Nationally Determined Contributions). This makes India among…

Chindata Group posts strong profitability & growth in Q2

Chindata Group has posted a second quarter revenue of RMB686 million (US$106 million), up 64 per cent year over year, and a quarterly net profit of RMB65 million (US$10 million), reflecting continued profitability and growth…

Colocation provider NextDC posts strong growth in 2020-21

NextDC has posted strong revenues, improved its EBITDA and reported reduced losses for the fiscal year ending June 2021. In the 12 months ended 30 June 2021, NextDC saw its revenue grow 23 percent year…