Singapore & Malaysia to partner on digital, green economy & cyber security

Singapore and Malaysia signed three agreements on Monday (Jan 30), covering areas that include digital economy and green economy cooperation. The two countries also inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will enable them to cooperate on issues such as personal data protection as well as cybersecurity, a report by Channel News Asia said. The […]

Emerge Partners With Coca-Cola Al Ahlia Beverages For New Solar Project In UAE

Emerge, a joint venture between the UAE’s Masdar and France’s EDF, has signed an agreement with Coca-Cola Al Ahlia Beverages, the soft drink brand’s bottler and distributor in the UAE, to develop a 1.8 megawatt (MWp) solar photovoltaic (PV) plant for its Al Ain facility. The commercial & industrial (C&I) project, located at the Coca-Cola […]

LG Uplus Users Experience Temporary Network Outages Possibly Due to DDoS Attacks

Users of LG Uplus, a telecommunications provider owned by LG Corporation, experienced network outages that may have been caused by distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack is a malicious attempt to disrupt a server, service, or network’s normal traffic by saturating the target or its surrounding infrastructure with an excessive amount of […]

Telr gets National Electronic Security Authority certificate in UAE

Telr, a Dubai-based offering payment gateway solutions for SME’s, government bodies and large corporates, has achieved National Electronic Security Authority (NESA) certificate in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The National Electronic Security Authority, also known as (NESA), is a government agency responsible for protecting the UAE’s critical infrastructure and national security from cyber threats. This […]

BSNL & Echelon Edge To Setup 5G Private Network

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has empanelled IT product development and solution provider Echelon Edge to deploy Private 5G Networks for its customers. This partnership will enable the Gurgaon-based company to be a provider of private LTE and 5G services under the BSNL spectrum allocated for captive networks. The agreement was signed on January 16 […]

Importance of Cloud Migration in the Digital Transformation: SAP Pakistan

SAP Pakistan’s Country Managing Director Saquib Ahmad emphasized the significance of cloud migration for companies wishing to go through a digital transformation. Ahmad underlined the convenience, security, and cost-effectiveness that cloud migration can offer businesses wishing to manage their data and applications. SAP leads business in enterprise software, has a strong presence in various business […]

Malaysia’s Trade Minister: Ministry to meet telcos over service quality


Malaysia’s Minister of Domestic Trade and Cost of Living, Datuk Seri Salahuddin Ayub, has announced a meeting with all the country’s telecommunications companies next week to discuss the quality of communications services at present.The aforementioned meeting resulted from the frequent complaints from users both in rural and urban areas on difficulties in obtaining Internet access […]

Australian Tax Office & Macquarie Government Renew Their Cybersecurity Agreement

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has extended and renewed its contract with Macquarie Government, a division of Macquarie Telecom Group, to deliver a variety of data and cyber security services. The ATO will continue to make use of services including the Secure Internet Gateway (SIG) from Macquarie, the 24x7x365 Security Operations Centre (SOC), the sovereign […]

IOH and Ericsson join in network integration, accelerating Indonesia’s telecommunications


Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison (IOH) is in the process of completing a nationwide network integration, using Multi Operator Core Network (MOCN) technology to provide wider coverage, better indoor service quality, and faster internet experience for customers. With Ericsson’s support, IOH has managed to complete the network integration process in the Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, and Bekasi […]

Uzbektelecom Signs Agreement with Four Japanese Firms for Data Infrastructure Push

Uzbektelecom, Uzbekistan’s state-owned telecommunications operator, has signed a new infrastructure agreement with four Japanese firms – NEC, Internet Initiative Japan (IJJ), NTT and Toyota Tsusho. The agreement will see the firms provide network equipment and services for a wide-reaching initiative under the Digital Uzbekistan 2030 digital economy programme. The government of the country is pushing […]