Jio Launches 5G In 16 More Cities, Taking Total To 134

Reliance Jio announced the launch of its True 5G services in 16 more cities across the country. The total number of cities to have this service is 134 now. According to a company statement, its True 5G services have been expanded to Kakinada, Kurnool (Andhra Pradesh), Silchar (Assam), Davanagere, Shivamogga, Bidar, Hospet, Gadag-Betageri (Karnataka), Malappuram, […]

BHEL Issues O&M Tender For 5 MW Solar Project In Tamil Nadu

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has invited bids for the operation and maintenance (O&M) of a 5 MW solar power project as its facility in Ranipet, Tamil Nadu. The O&M contract will be valid for two years. The last date to submit the bids is January 30, 2023, and bids will be revealed also on […]

TrueBusiness and Alibaba Cloud join hands in Thailand digital transformation


TrueBusiness, the leading comprehensive telecommunications and digital solutions provider for corporate clients in Thailand, has recently cooperated with Alibaba Cloud, in an effort for Thailand companies to shape competitive edge and seize growth opportunities. The collaboration will facilitate the adoption of TrueBusiness’ comprehensive IaaS (Infrastructure as a service) products, and Alibaba Cloud’s products to support Thailand […]

Japan and U.S. agree on open communications network


Japan and the U.S. have signed an agreement to develop a new communications network that is not bound by any companies’ infrastructure, as a response to China’s increasing presence in the sector. The memorandum concerns Open Radio Access Network (Open RAN) technology that enables interoperability between multiple vendors’ equipment for cellular wireless networks. Under the […]

Circles.Life Launches 5G Standalone Services in Singapore

Circles.Life, a multinational mobile virtual network operator, today announced the launch of its 5G SA (Standalone) services in Singapore as part of its commitment to lead the 5G evolution in Singapore, and give power back to the consumer. As one of the first Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO) in Singapore to unveil the offering, the […]

From 8 to 25: CtrlS to triple its data centers by 2025


Asia’s largest rated-4 data center provider, CtrlS Datacenters Ltd, is sharpening its strategy to increase the number of data centers. In more details, the company expressed its ambition to triple the existing 8 data centers to 25 by 2025, as well as expanding its footprint by an additional five million sq ft from the current […]

Indian Bank Launches New Digital Products Under The Project WAVE Program

Indian Bank has stepped up its offerings on its digital transformation initiative ‘Project WAVE’ with the launch of Kisan Credit Cards, the bank announced on Saturday. The initiatives are aimed at making convenient and safe banking more accessible to its existing and prospective customers. The bank has launched an online facility to avail of Kisan […]

Singapore Operator StarHub Starts Multi-cloud Network Transformation

StarHub Limited, a Singaporean multinational telecommunication conglomerate, has embarked upon a new multi-cloud network transformation project to improve the delivery, scalability, and performance of its mobile, broadband, and entertainment services. Support has been assigned to AWS, Google Cloud, Nokia Cloud, and NAVER Cloud. The project goes under the name Cloud Infinity, and will deliver a […]

Chinese Government to Prioritize 6G Development this 2023

The Chinese government has nominated 6G as one of its priority projects for 2023. In its annual start-of-year work conference, meanwhile, the Ministry for Industry and IT said it aims to push forward in “comprehensive” development of 6G this year. Along with the ministry’s commitments to new aircraft and industrial revitalization, ICT officials also want […]

Southern Cross Offers Australasia’s First International 400GbE Services on NEXT Submarine Cable

Southern Cross, a trans-Pacific network of telecommunications cables, has announced it now offers commercial 400 Gigabit Ethernet (400GbE) services on its new Southern Cross NEXT submarine cable. It claims that the service it is providing is the longest single-system data-center-to-data-center service available globally and the first international 400GbE service in Australasia. The availability follows the […]