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Taiwan 5G Alliance-CHT Pilot Team Signs MoU with Korea 5G Forum

The “Taiwan 5G Alliance – CHT Pilot Team” has signed a MoU with Korea 5G Forum to leverage each other’s strengths and Promote 5G Ecosystem. The CHT Pilot team is organized by CHT under the supervision of the Taiwanese Ministry of Economic Affairs. The MoU with Korea 5G Forum will establish a strategic partnership for 5G development and deployment. The…

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Dawiyat Signs MoU with Zain for Fiber Service

Saudi Arabia’s newly formed fiber-optic broadband service provider Dawiyat has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Zain to deliver broadband services to the homes. The MoU was signed by CEO of Dawiyat Dr. Ahmed Sindi and Mr. Peter Kaliaropoulos, CEO of Zain Saudi Arabia, in the presence of CEO of SEC, Eng. Ziyad Al-Shiha. Dawiyat is one of the…

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SEZAD Signs MoU with OBC

Oman’s Special Economic Zone Authority of Duqm (SEZAD) and OBC (Oman Broadband Company), the broadband vehicle in Oman has signed a MoU to provide high-speed connectivity. The landmark deal for both firms has been inked by top officials in a signing ceremony on Tuesday, 26th December 2018. The agreement was signed by Yahya bin Said Al Jabri, SEZAD Chairman, and…

BT Plans Fibre Broadband to 2 Million Subscribers

UK’s telecom regulator Ofcom suggests the incumbent operator BT (British Telecom) to invest in a multibillion-pound network upgrade programme, including laying ultrafast fibre-optic broadband lines to around two million homes and businesses. Leading national newspapers have reported that BT is fighting its battle to keep its network division, Openreach. The chief executive of BT, Gavin Patterson is expected to announce…

Tamilnadu Tops the List of Broadband Connections in India

The southern state of Tamilnadu tops the list of states with highest number of broadband subscribers in India, the latest report on broadband status in different states of India by the Telecom regulatory authority, TRAI says. Tamilnadu has 12 million broadband subscribers. India has seen a surge in broadband subscriptions recently, which the central government plans to accelerate by implementing…

Hawaiian Telcom Shows Growth in its FTTH Deployment

More than sixty percentage of the households in Oahu will get high speed broadband services at speeds of 1 Gbps, thanks to the Fiber to the home deployment that Hawaiian Telcom has been doing. The telecom service provider says it is making progress with its FTTH initiative. Hawaiian Telcom is also eyeing new technologies such as G.fast and VDSL2 to…