Telkom Indonesia sets up in Macau, Taiwan

24 Dec 2013

Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom) plans to provide services via subsidiaries in Macau and Taiwan in the first quarter of 2014, following the establishment of a subsidiary in the US, reports the Jakarta Globe. Company director Arief Yahya told reporters that Macau and Taiwan would be the eighth and ninth countries in which Telkom does business, and although he did not offer further details, earlier this year he said the prospects in both territories were in wholesale international telecoms. Telkom USA was established on 11 December 2013 with an initial four network nodes, while the Indonesian firm is aiming to enter at least ten overseas markets by 2015 with the stated aim of overtaking SingTel as the ‘largest telecoms company in Southeast Asia’. Telkom’s other overseas expansions include a business in Myanmar where it secured a licence to handle international network traffic to and from the developing country.

Macau, Taiwan, Telkom Indonesia,

Subscribe

Subscribe to CommsUpdate to get the day’s top telecom headlines delivered to your email.

Subscribe to CommsUpdate

Feedback

Have feedback, corrections, or story ideas? Send them to editors@commsupdate.com.

Browse Past Issues

Filter

Filter CommsUpdate by the following categories or use the search.

Search

Visit our help page information on performing advanced searches, including how to restrict the results by country or company.

Advertise

CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:

  • International carriers
  • Wholesale service providers
  • Equipment and software vendors
  • Telecom investors
  • Regulators

Learn more about advertising on CommsUpdate.

Share