Telkomsel builds out 22,000 new 4G BTS in 9M19
Indonesia moves to block illegal phone imports
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial development
Indosat sells 3,100 telecom towers to Mitratel and Protelindo for IDR6.39tn
Nokia, Tri complete first 5G mmWave network trial in Indonesia
Smartfren expands 4G LTE to West Kalimantan
IoT Time: M2M/Internet of Things weekly digest
Smartfren LTE user base tops 17.8m; ratings agency hoists cellco to CCC+
XL improves 3G, 4G services at Lake Toba, North Sumatra
Biznet expands FTTH services in Kediri, Tasikmalaya and Palembang
XL Axiata sees 5G fixed-wireless as fibre substitute
XL Axiata on course to hit 95% coverage by end-19
Sumbawa launch means XL’s 4G signal now live in 408 cities/districts across Indonesia
XL Axiata completes third 5G trial; gears up fiberisation ahead of launch
Indosat Ooredoo in talks to sell tower assets to Protelindo/Telkom, report says
XL Axiata expands 4G LTE network in South Sulawesi
XL Axiata installs Qvantel Digital BSS solution for FTTH services
XL Axiata first-half financial performance beats market expectations
Indosat Ooredoo targets 90% 4G coverage by end-19
Telkom Indonesia 1H revenue climbs 7.7%; mobile business upturn ‘encouraging’
LinkNet reports 3.6% rise in Q2 net profit on subscriber gains
Ooredoo Group H1 revenues fall 4%, data turnover reaches 52% of total
Indonesian mobile operator Smartfren adopts eSIMs
MyRepublic Indonesia reports 100,000 fibre broadband subscribers
XL Axiata details progress of Kalimatan 3G, 4G rollout
Indosat Ooredoo opens talks to sell USD300m worth of telecom towers
Smartfren 4G network reaches 200 cities, subscriber base tops 12.3m
Telkomsel to use Ericsson NFVI core network to support 5G launch
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Smartfren expands 4G LTE network to Balikpapan and Samarinda
Telenor and Axiata planning merger of Asian operations
Smartfren picks ZTE for 4G expansion and 5G trial
LinkNet to boost homes passed footprint to 2.45m in 2019
Ooredoo EBITDA climbs 4% in 1Q19; data revenues reach 50% of total
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Teleglobal, SES buddy up to bring satellite broadband access to rural Indonesia
US bankruptcy court grants BTel debt restructuring recognition
Indonesia to focus on 3.5GHz 5G from October
XL Axiata to strengthen backbone network with 2,500km optical fibre deployment
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
FiberStar inks deal with Huawei to expand its fibre coverage
KemKominfo announces successful completion of 800MHz and 900MHz spectrum refarming
Telkomsel launches 4G on Labengki Island
Indosat Ooredoo 4G network now covers 80% of Indonesians
Telkomsel concludes agreement with Huawei to work on connected digital project in Indonesia
XL Axiata LTE network serves 400 cities/regencies including tourist hotspots
XL Axiata selects Ericsson for 5G transport network
Tri Indonesia building more than 8,000 4G and 4.5G BTS; connects 281 cities and districts
Indosat Ooredoo selects Nokia for IP/MPLS network upgrade
NTT DOCOMO, Mizuho Bank hold PoC trial of network-connected auto loan service in Indonesia
XL Axiata, Huawei to build next-gen all-optical network for 5G
Indonesia launches internet-only satellite, Nusantara Satu
XL Axiata cutting 2G network usage amid focus on data
Telkomsel deployed 5,900 4G LTE base stations across Indonesia in Q4, report says
Singtel reports 14% drop in Q3 net profit on regional associate falls
Net1 Indonesia 4G network now present in disadvantaged regions
Indosat Ooredoo plans bond issue to help drive network expansion
KemKominfo kicks off 800MHz, 900MHz refarming
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Skyroam vSIM app launched in Indonesia
Viettel Group rumoured to be interested in Indonesian acquisition
Smartfren to take on Bolt!’s 4G operations in Indonesia, paper says
KemKominfo revokes Bolt!’s frequency licence over non-payment of fees
XL Axiata teams with Eros Now to expand OTT provider’s presence in Indonesia
Tri to deploy 8,000 4G BTS next year; Indosat Ooredoo expanding 4G Plus in North Sumatra
Net1 partners MNC Vision to offer internet TV to rural Indonesia
IoT Time: M2M/Internet of Things weekly digest
Telkomsel, Huawei ink digital transformation MoU
Indosat Ooredoo working with Ericsson to demo 5G and 3D Augmented Reality
Internux president claims MCIT has not withdrawn its licences, yet
Indosat Ooredoo aims for nationwide 4G coverage by year end
Indonesia revokes First Media, Internux, Jasnita licences for non-payment of fees
Hutchison 3 Indonesia picks Nokia to increase network efficiency and improve customer experience
Indosat Ooredoo 9M18 revenue sinks 26%; subscribers down 34% to 64.1m
Smartfren 1H18 losses pegged at IDR1.64tn
KemKominfo prepares the rules for optimising frequency usage
Telkomsel bolsters 4G network in Labuan Bajo
XL Axiata partners Nokia to roll out Indonesia’s first WPON service
Indosat Ooredoo extends ‘4G Plus’ network coverage
XL Axiata: FTTH services in Jakarta now pass ‘thousands of homes’
IoT Time: M2M/Internet of Things weekly digest
Telkom issues IDR1.5tn worth of medium term notes to restructure debt, fund network developments
Biznet deploys advanced fibre technologies in national network
Net1 Indonesia teams with Qualcomm to develop dual SIM devices at 450MHz
Tri expands 4G network to Gorontalo Province, Sulwesi
Smartfren’s FY17 net losses swell to USD219.9m
Telkom Indonesia books net profit of IDR8.7tn in 1H18, down 28% y-o-y
XL Axiata first-half revenues edge up 1% to IDR11.06tn
ip.access, BlueArcus team up to deliver satellite backhaul improvements in rural Indonesia
Smartfren targets USD200m CAPEX in 2018; extends ‘unlimited’ internet offerings; Q1 losses moderate
IoT Time: M2M/Internet of Things weekly digest
Telkomsel to test 5G at the 2018 Asian Games
Bolt! reports 3.9m subscribers on back of ‘Unlimited Internet’ strategy
MyRepublic selects Hitachi to accelerate telecoms tech strategy
Ice Group to sell Brazilian Nextel stake; proposes spin-off of Filipino, Indonesian holdings
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Indonesian cellco Net1 backs govt’s rural development plans
Tri Indonesia expects to ‘recover’ from the impact of pre-paid SIM registration after Lebaran
Singtel Q4 profits slump on forex losses, NBN issues in Australia and lower contributions from associates
Telkom’s 1Q18 revenues up 4.3%, but net profits plunge 14.3% due to competition
XL Axiata launching ‘XL Home POW!’ internet at home service
Telkom Indonesia’s full-year CAPEX set at IRD30tn
Indosat Ooredoo to ramp up 4G expansion outside Java
Biznet extends fibre-optic network to Cirebon, West Java
Indonesian watchdog blocks 83m unregistered SIM cards
KemKominfo says LTE coverage extended to 64.6% of Indonesia’s districts
XL Axiata extends mobile coverage into Sumbawa’s interior
Telkom Indonesia books 14.4% increase in FY17 net income
XL Axiata to launch triple-play in Java in 2Q18
Indosat Ooredoo completes reorganisation of the 2100MHz band
XL Axiata’s 2017 profits flat at IDR375bn, but claims success in its business transformation strategy
XL Axiata to roll out new triple-play service in 2018
Smartfren aims to double subscriber base to 24m in 2018
Net1 to switch on 4G LTE in Musi Banyuasin Regency
Telkomsel Indonesia begins to utilise new 2300MHz frequencies
XL launches 4G in Labuan Bajo; total network infrastructure now totals over 100,000 BTS
Tri Indonesia selects Nokia Cloud Packet Core solution
XL Axiata continues 4G LTE push in Sulawesi
XL Axiata extends Thousand Islands high speed mobile coverage
Telkom Indonesia to buy Malaysian satellite operator TS Global Network
BTel first-half turnover drops 98% to IDR1.52bn
Telkom Indonesia 9M17 net profit up 21.7% to IDR17.9tn
LinkNet 9M17 profits up 22% to IDR740bn
Tri, Indosat Ooredoo win additional 2.1GHz frequencies
Indosat Ooredoo, Tri and XL Axiata submit bid documents for 2.1GHz spectrum
Minister says Indonesian govt. to publish OTT regulation ‘this year’
Telkomsel wins out in KemKominfo 2.3GHz auction; focus now turns to 2.1GHz award
KemKominfo: five players to vie for 2.3GHz spectrum
Telkomsel lights up 4G on Padar and Gili Lawa Island
Tri Indonesia sets sights on 2.1GHz, 2.3GHz frequencies
Smartfren: seven million 4G users at end-June
KemKominfo formulating passive infrastructure sharing rules
KemKominfo rekindles desire to auction 2.1GHz, 2.3GHz frequencies
XL Axiata extends 4G footprint to Bangka Belitung
XL Axiata boosts mobile internet in Jambi and Sulawesi
LinkNet agrees deal to acquire Java fibre backbone from Ketrosden Triasmitra
Telkom Indonesia shuts down Telkom-1 satellite after fault, migrates users to alternatives
Tower Talk: a guide to the latest major cell site developments
Net1 Indonesia expands 4G LTE to the island of Bali
Net1 strikes deal with PT INTI for LTE-450 devices
XL Axiata continues 4G rollout in East Java
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Singtel quarterly net profit down 5.6%, impacted by Bharti Airtel
XL Axiata reports 120k home broadband users in H1 2017
Telkomsel reports 15.6% increase in first-half net income
Telkom 1H17 net profit climbs 21.9% to IDR12.1tn
LinkNet 1H17 net profit climbs 23.3% to IDR490bn
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Telkomsel and ZTE complete FDD-LTE Massive MIMO field trial
Telkom Indonesia: IndiHome broadband base tops two million
XL Axiata to test VoLTE
Indonesian 4G average speeds still low at 7.71Mbps
Net1 Indonesia plans full commercial launch in 2018
MyRepublic to extend fixed telephony services to support triple-play offerings
Bolt! breaks three million subscriber barrier
MyRepublic's Indonesian broadband base up to 140,000 users
Smartfren’s CDMA to LTE migration proving costly, but 5.4m now on 4G
Biznet to invest USD100m in Indonesian infrastructure projects
XL Axiata to blanket West Java with 4G
Telkomsel, Huawei demo 5G in Jakarta
KemKominfo announces further delays to 2.1GHz, 2.3GHz spectrum sale
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Indosat Ooredoo sees revenue growth in Q1, but net profit plummets
XL 4G drive takes mobile broadband into West Kalimantan
CGWIC inks deal to build and deploy Indonesia’s Palapa-N1 broadband satellite
STI rebrands to Net1 ahead of Indonesian 4G launch, report says
XL Axiata expands LTE coverage in Sumatra and Central Java
Viettel eyes expansion to Indonesia, Nigeria
Axiata partners Thaicom to connect users in rural Indonesia
Indosat Ooredoo issues bonds worth USD225m to repay debt, fund business expansion
Telkom Indonesia Q1 profits climb 46% to IDR4.59tn
XL Axiata launches 4G in Samarinda and Balikpapan
Smartfren full-year losses spiral to USD149 million
Ericsson demonstrates 5G in Indonesia
XL Axiata allocates USD157.7m for network modernisation in 2017
LinkNet 2016 net profit up 28% despite challenging trading climate
Indosat Ooredoo swings into profit in FY 2016
Huawei to take 16.83% stake in Bakrie Telecom via bond conversion
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Indonesian operator Tri extends LTE coverage to 227 cities
Midweek M2M: IoT and machine-to-machine developments
Telkom Indonesia: FY 2016 net income climbs 25% on strong data/internet growth
STI finally opts to ditch CDMA in favour of 4G LTE
XL Axiata targets sale of 300k XL Home broadband devices
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Internux (Bolt!) targets 1.5m net adds in 2017; plans 450 new BTS
KemKominfo to hold auction of unused 2.1GHz, 2.3GHz spectrum by mid-2017
Telkomsel expands 4G footprint to Mandalika tourist area
XL Axiata reports record profit of IDR376bn in 2016
Indosat inks deal with Thuraya to launch new business user services
Indosat Ooredoo to launch 4.5G technology in 2017
ZTE, Smartfren testing Massive MIMO
M2M Monthly: a guide to recent machine-to-machine and IoT developments
Telkom’s triple-play offer reaches 1.6m subscribers
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Smartfren switches off 1900MHz CDMA service
Telkomsel debuts 4.5G in nine Indonesian cities
Smartfren offers users ‘migration’ package to encourage 4G take-up
XL Axiata 3G footprint now extends to 350 cities
Smartfren 9M16 revenue up 14%, but losses continue to mount
Indonesia establishes tech neutrality at 450MHz; AINMT welcomes move
Indosat back in black in 9M16, but data yields decline
FiberStar taps Nokia's IP/MPLS technology to offer triple-play services in Indonesia
Telkom revenue up 14% in 9M16 fuelled by data and internet growth
KemKominfo prepares ground for allocation of additional mobile frequencies
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Ooredoo scotches sale rumours over Indonesian mobile business
XL Axiata sees UMTS-900 as key to boosting 3G coverage
M2M Monthly: a guide to recent machine-to-machine and IoT developments
Axiata mulling stake divestments in Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Cambodia?
XL Axiata to spend USD250m on 4G in 2016
Smartfren 1H16 losses narrow aided by solid data revenues
Tower Talk: a guide to the latest major cell site developments
First Media: 1.74m homes passed and 966,000 broadband subs at end-June
XL Axiata outlines plan to deploy fibre in Kalimantan
Indosat Ooredoo to raise USD273.7m via bond issue to refinance debt, pay down spectrum fees
Indonesia mobile shake-up could force network sharing on Telkomsel, report says
3 Group EBITDA climbs 9% in H1; Hutchison Asia EBITDA leaps 204%
XL Axiata reaches eight million 4G users, plans network improvements
Singtel Group net profit stalls in Q2
Telkom Indonesia H1 net income surges 33% fuelled by data, internet and IT
Smartfren and Mitel launch Indonesia’s first VoLTE service with SPIRIT DSP
XL Axiata selects Ericsson small cell solution
Indonesian govt: ‘zero tolerance’ on Smartfren’s 1900MHz migration schedule
Bakrie Telecom's FY2015 losses swell to IDR8.64tn
Telkom targets businesses with 1Gbps broadband offer
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Smartfren outlines USD100m CAPEX plan for LTE
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
Bakrie Telecom unveils debt for equity swap plan
Internux (Bolt!) reaches two million subs milestone
BTel readies triple-play offer as it seeks to rebuild
Going for the 100: XL Axiata ramps up 4G rollout as subs base hits 6m
FiberStar selects Nokia to deploy 100G transport services on Java and Bali
First Media trims first-quarter losses
Indosat Ooredoo plans 2016-19 data push
Berca to launch commercial LTE service ‘Hinet’ in 2H16
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
Biznet Networks to use Amdocs for new billing platform
Indosat Ooredoo back in the black in Q1
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
Indonesia’s XL and Indosat Ooredoo to collaborate on future network development, report says
XL Axiata to raise USD651m via rights issue to pay off debt to parent group
MCIT issues draft regulation on OTT in Indonesia
Huawei to take 9% Bakrie Telecom stake?
Hutchison 3 Indonesia picks Nokia for mobile core expansion
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
XL Axiata CEO notes ‘promising start’; revenue and EBITDA up in 1Q16
Telkom adds HBO Asia and DWA to IndiHome service; expects to add 1.2m new users
Telkomsel extends 4G footprint to 100 cities
Smartfren claims 188 cities now covered by 4G
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
Tri Indonesia targets three million 4G users as it switches on LTE in six cities
LinkNet reports net profit of IDR640bn in 2015
Smartfren to relinquish 1900MHz CDMA frequencies by 2017
3 Group grows user base 4% in 2015; Indonesia drives Hutchison’s Asian growth
Tri Indonesia to launch LTE in six cities by end-March
XL Axiata contemplates network sharing with Indosat Ooredoo
Telkom Indonesia 2015 profit climbed 7% to USD1.17bn
XL Axiata to deploy 4G LTE in Belitung
Ooredoo Group subscribers up 9% to 117m in 2015
Telkom, Telkomsel present first ‘seamless’ Wi-Fi service in Indonesia
Smartfren to trump rivals with Indonesia's first VoLTE service
Indosat Ooredoo targets 16 new cities in 4G expansion
Loon tunes in to Indonesian field trials of balloon internet service
XL Axiata teams with Huawei to implement cloud network transformation
Biznet extends broadband footprint to Kediri market
Telkomsel’s LTE push results in 2.8 million sign-ups to date
Shot their Bolt!? 4G wired broadband player falls well short of 2015 subs target
XL Axiata plans rights issue to pay down USD500m loan
Smartfren 4G LTE rollout reaches 85 cities
Lippo/CVC pull LinkNet stake amid weak market
Minister threatens to swing axe at Indonesia’s underperforming carriers
Smartfren rumoured to be considering 2300MHz auction bid
Smartfren targets 5m 4G users in 2016
Telkom seeks IDR10tn in loans to support 2016 plans
Telkom targets four million IndiHome triple-play subscribers by end-2016
New venture FirstNet promises rural broadband coverage in Indonesia
XL Axiata looking to divest telecommunication towers to help ease debt
AINMT to enter Indonesian telecoms market via STI investment
Indonesia’s MCIT poised to implement SIM identification
XL Axiata considering plan to raise up to USD500m to ease debt burden
Telkomsel extends 4G LTE footprint to Malang
Minister unhappy with recalculated interconnection rates
Indosat Ooredoo picks Nokia Networks for LTE-A in Indonesia
Tri Indonesia aims to launch 1800MHz LTE in six cities in early 2016
Indosat Ooredoo launches LTE-A as it sets out 4G aspirations
XL Axiata rolls out 4G LTE to an additional eleven areas
Tri Indonesia successfully repurposes over 20k 1800MHz base stations for LTE
Indonesian telco rebrands as Indosat Ooredoo
XL Axiata launches Super HotRod 4G LTE in Jakarta
Rudiantara hints at delay in 3G frequency tender
Singtel’s Q2 profit, revenue wobble on currency movements
XL Axiata launches 4G in Bandung with free SIM offer
Indonesia’s refarming of 1800MHz band enters final phase
Internux (Bolt!) surges past 1.7m subs mark; targets 2.5m by year end
Indosat’s Q3 net profit climbs 10.5% on subscriber gains
Ericsson wins 4G LTE deals from Indonesia’s Indosat and Telkomsel
Indonesia’s Smartfren fails to staunch losses in 9M15
Alphabet’s high-flying internet plan to prove it’s no crazy Loon
XL cuts Q3 losses by 40%
XL Axiata targets Bandung, Jakarta for next 4G 1800MHz launch
BT Group secures data services licence in Indonesia
Telkomsel adds eighth city to 4G footprint
Indosat to launch LTE in November; allocates USD477m for 2016 CAPEX
Ericsson gets the nod for XL Axiata’s LTE rollout in Indonesia
Indonesia’s Bolt! to create house of fun with improved indoor coverage
Smartfren to launch Andromax 4G MiFi router as it looks to carve out niche in market
XL Axiata launches LTE in 1800MHz band in Surabaya and Denpasar
XL Axiata targets ten million LTE users by end-2016; seeks USD105m from bond issue
Indonesian start-up MKM targets 50,000 fibre users by year-end
XL Axiata to deploy 518 4G base stations in eastern region
Smartfren launches LTE-A in Jakarta
BTel’s first half losses balloon to IDR2.367 trillion
Smartfren could go live with 4G next week, paper says
XL Axiata H1 revenue dips 4% to IDR11tn
Telkomsel calls on govt to release more bandwidth for LTE
MCIT to release details of rural broadband scheme covering 50 village communities
Smartfren offers trade-in offer to woo 4G users; H1 losses widen 25% in H1 2015
Telkom Indonesia books IDR7.45tn profits in first-half
Telkomsel works with TRIO in handset bundling initiative
BRTI requests Telkomsel to cut mobile internet tariffs in eastern Indonesia
MCIT calls for consolidation among BWA operators to allow them to compete in the data era
Indonesian govt to pick telcos to build BTS along the borders, paper says
Indosat picks NEC, NetCracker for OSS upgrade
Indonesia to review licensing framework on OTT services
First Media to sell 15% of Indonesia’s Internux (Bolt!) in Q3
Indonesian govt intends to go after BTel debt
XL Axiata launches Multi Carrier VPN Access as part of IoT initiative
Smartfren targets LTE in 22 cities by year end
Big five launch LTE in '1800MHz' band as new player targets October launch
XL Axiata: no plans to launch UMTS-900 service, official says
XL Axiata launches LTE in Lombok; Indosat to accelerate 4G rollout
Indonesian government to appeal Bakrie Telecom debt restructuring, minister says
MyRepublic launches Indonesian fibre service
Fish out of water? BTel losses climb to IDR1.5tn in Q1
Indonesian cellcos to launch LTE 1800MHz services ‘simultaneously’ in July, report says
Biznet Networks expands fibre-optic network to 13,000km
Smartfren ups network capacity; lays out LTE ambitions
Fizzle, fizzle, little StarOne; Indosat to shutter CDMA network by end June
Indosat, XL Axiata, MNC vying for control of Lippo/CVC’s LinkNet
Smartfren to issue IDR2tn in bonds for debt refinancing
Indonesia’s Smartfren launches affordable Andromax Q smartphone
Smartfren awarded ULO authorisation for 4G at ‘850MHz’ band?
LinkNet implements Cisco’s converged router for ultra-high speed broadband
Tower firm STP to take BTel stake as part of debt agreement
Indosat lurches into IDR455.6bn first-quarter loss
Indonesian govt considers increasing tax on 2G to drive 4G take-up
Telkom to launch Indihome 4K TV service
Indosat to buy back USD650m of debt in bond offer
First Media to invest up to IDR700bn in Bolt! this year
Singtel’s fourth-quarter profits climb 4.6% on strong performances, home and abroad
XL Axiata slips into the red in 1Q15, revenues flat-line
Smartfren swings into the red in 1Q15; confirms 4G contracts with ZTE, Nokia
Indonesian tower firm STP cancels USD300m share sale; blames ‘weak market’
Global Mediacom’s MKM to bundle Play Media plans with MSky; LinkNet launches OTT
Telkom’s Q1 net profit up 6.4% at IDR3.814tn
Telkom FTTH live in 60 cities
Ooredoo’s Indosat teams up with Ericsson to launch M2M platform in Indonesia
Indosat and Facebook launch in Indonesia
Telkom Indonesia ups CAPEX as it mulls Asia expansion
Biznet Networks to invest USD70m in Wi-Fi
Indosat to spend up to IDR7.5tn of CAPEX projects in 2015
Telkomsel allocates USD933m to beef up LTE coverage in 2015
BRTI admits as many as 180m Indonesian mobile users could be hit by ‘network problems’
New XL Axiata CEO pledges to ramp up data business
Indosat full year revenue up 1% to USD1.85bn; plans to raise USD154m to repay debt
Indonesia to drive telecoms infrastructure modernisation programme
STP looking to raise USD400m via share sale
XL Axiata says 4G/LTE users will reach 25% of total data users within two years
Telkomsel seeks USD379m loan for 2015 CAPEX, report says
Indosat linked with new satellite project, paper says
Telkom Indonesia sees rising profits in 2014 on strong data revenue growth
Ooredoo unit Indosat taps Ericsson for Indonesian M2M
Hutchison 3 Indonesia picks CSG International for upgraded CBS
XL says 2016 at least before it gets back in the black
Hutchison’s 3 Group revenues climb 6% in 2014; but Hutchison Asia Telecommunications sales drop 9%
XL Axiata targets data revenue growth in Lombok
Ericsson App experience to optimise XL Axiata network
Biznet Networks launches Wi-Fi service in Cirebon and Indramayu
Indosat predicts surge in data traffic following network upgrade
XL Axiata launches 4G trial in Surabaya
Tower operator STP debuts USD300m five-year bond
LinkNet targeting 1m subscribers and 30% boost in revenue this year
XL Axiata swings to loss in full year 2014
Indosat denies it is in talks over Hutchison 3 Indonesia takeover
Indosat tight-lipped on rumour it may buy Hutchison 3 Indonesia
Smartfren explores USD350m loan facility to replace CDMA with LTE
Indonesia’s Telkom abandons 2degrees purchase
Indosat to issue IDR2.5tn in bonds by Q3
Telkom Indonesia looks to bond markets to fund CAPEX
Indonesia’s tower operators ‘make play’ for fibre market
XL Axiata to use proceeds from tower sale to pay off debt
Indosat uses Bango to launch carrier billing in Google Play
BTel agrees restructuring plan
XL Axiata launches LTE in three Indonesian cities
Indonesian telcos insist govt provide incentives before they commit to five-year broadband expansion
XL Axiata selects Vserv to improve mobile entertainment ad targeting
BTel to own 6% of Smartfren post-merger
Minister says state-backed Telkom to drive USD24bn broadband expansion
Indosat looks to issue bonds to pay for 4G licence, refinance debts
BTel creditors to vote on firm’s debt-to-equity swap proposal
Telkomsel’s 4G launch prompts instant response from XL and Indosat
First Media ups 2015 CAPEX figure by 20% to fund broadband rollout; may sell more LinkNet shares
Indosat seeks IDR4.23tn loan from Euro banks
Indosat announces 185Mbps Super 4G-LTE network launch
BTel unveils debt restructuring plan, paper says
Bakrie Telecom given 30 days to restructure debt
Smartfren to launch smartphone VoIP service with One Horizon Group
SingTel reports 19.3% rise in second quarter profit; revenue, EBITDA climb too
Indosat Q3 net losses soar to IDR1.912tn, but 9M14 losses down 25%
Biznet Networks and IIJ to develop joint Cloud venture in Indonesia
Indonesian telcos BTel and Smartfren confirm plan to merge networks
XL Axiata books IDR901.2bn net loss in 9M14 on rising costs and currency fluctuations
XL Axiata considers sale of more towers; tests 4G mobile network
Indosat completes network modernisation and sets lower CAPEX for 2015; plans to issue bonds
LinkNet shareholders raise USD455m from share sale, but demand weak in a ‘turbulent’ market
LinkNet shareholders seeking up to USD667m through sale
Telkom Indonesia to triple broadband spend in 2015; offloads tower unit to TBI
BRTI calls for LTE to be used in ‘certain business districts’
Ratings agency says XL tower sale could negatively impact on Indonesia’s tower sector
First Media to sell off LinkNet stake
Bolt! from the blue: TD-LTE start-up claims 750,000 users
XL Axiata to sells towers to Solusi Tunas for USD460m
Telkom, Telstra to work together to sell network services in Indonesia
BTel-Smartfren merger on cards, paper says
Indosat picks CSG to help consolidate wholesale operations
Indosat swings into the black in H1
Smartfren earmarks USD854m investment in network and frequency migration plan
XL Axiata books first-half loss in wake of Axis purchase
Telkom Indonesia eyes Middle East expansion
Bakrie Telecom reports sharp drop in revenue, profit in 1H14
Indosat to secure USD450m revolving credit facility
SingTel reports net profit down 17.4% in fiscal Q1
Telkom Indonesia increases focus on broadband to drive growth
Telkom Indonesia books 8.4% rise in first-half revenue on strong broadband growth
Telkomsel sets end-2014 deadline for 4G launch
Indonesian tower firm Nusantara looking to expand in 2014
Tower Bersama sets up USD1.8bn funding for XL Axiata towers purchase
Solusi Tunas and Tower Bersama linked with bid for XL Axiata's tower assets
Indosat looks to markets for USD850m in loans
XL Axiata to divest telecoms towers to repay USD865m of debt
CVC selects banks to help in sale of Indonesia’s LinkNet
XL Axiata plans to sell 231m shares
Indosat looking for USD83.5m in foreign loans
Telkom aims to pass 15m premises this year with FTTx
BTel targets one million new customers this year
Indosat secures IDR700bn loan with state bank
Indonesia’s MNC Kabel Mediacom picks ZTE for FTTH/GPON rollout
Indonesia’s Smartfren to sell bonds to refinance debts
Tower operator SMN looking to raise USD332m for Indonesian expansion
Indosat considers action plan for 2015 bond buyback, plans to cut debt
Indosat DC-HSPA+ upgrade brings 42Mbps services to Java and Bali
XL Axiata Q1 profits up 51% on subscriber growth and currency gains
SingTel profit up 3.5% in Q4, but falls short of analysts’ estimates
Indosat surges back into profit after years of losses
Ooredoo’s Q1 net profit rises 9.7%, on 3.4% revenue decline
Telkom Indonesia reports rising revenue, profits on surging smartphone sales
Bakrie Telecom swings into profit in Q1
Indonesian round-up: Indosat to reduce debt; Biznet boosts metroNet; Telkom to complete tower sale
Telkom to invest USD600m in fibre-optic rollout during 2014
Tower Bersama plans USD500m bond sale
Telkom Indonesia to migrate CDMA fixed wireless users to GSM
Indonesia considers 20% tax on imported smartphones
Telkomsel considering USD200 million bond issue
XL Axiata completes Axis acquisition
Indosat to offload stake in tower firm
Axiata/Axis deal gets final regulatory clearance
Alcatel-Lucent lands Indonesian fibre contract
Telkom’s revenues rise 7.5% in FY2013 to USD7.23bn
Ooredoo’s consolidated customers reach 96m
Indosat looking at tower asset sale or spin-off
Telkomsel eyes regional expansion
Shareholders approve XL's takeover of Axis; final regulatory approval expected in March
Telkom looking at IPTV expansion
Telstra and Telkom tie-up for regional enterprise NAS
Telkomsel closes 2013 with 131.5m subs
NSN upgrades Telkomsel’s GSM, 3.5G networks
First Media sets maximum USD100m CAPEX target for FY14
Indosat to plough up to USD460.3m in LTE modernisation in 2014, report says
Indonesia’s XL Axiata to fund Axis purchase through loans, president says
Bakrie Telecom says debt climbed to IDR9.36tn at end-September
max3 celebrates first year in operation: 120k homes passed in Java and Bali
Indonesian mobile users to get mobile payment solution from Fortumo
SingTel Mobile to offer customers 4G data roaming in six Asian countries
Telkom Indonesia to construct new satellite in early-2014
STI (Ceria) signs multi-year convergent billing and charging extension contract with FTS
MoCI rubber stamps XL Axiata’s Axis Telekom Indonesia takeover
Telkom Indonesia plans Telkomsel IPO in 2014
Hutchison 3 Indonesia says ‘on-track’ to secure 13% market share by end-13
PT Indosat publishes limited review of 9M13 results
Ooredoo reaches 1m mobile money customers
Indonesian operators report sharp drops in 9M earnings on weak rupiah
Indosat to tap IDR1tn loan from state-owned lender
XL Axiata says more BTS, fibre to be deployed by December
Indonesia’s Bakrie Telecom narrows H1 net loss, but debt worries remain
Indosat rolls out high speed mobile broadband service, IM3 Super Internet Service
NTT Com extends IP global network into Indonesia
Axiata launches 4G trial; Axis takeover agreed with STC
PowerTel joins forces with Epsilon to deliver local fibre access in Jakarta
Indosat launches ‘Super Internet’ service on UMTS-900 network
Telkomsel to deploy LTE in Bali ahead of APEC summit
STC ends spat with creditors over USD1.2bn Axis Indonesia loan dispute
LinkNet extends customer care and billing solution agreement with Amdocs
Bakrie Telecom reports small fall in first-half turnover, but net losses improve
Saudi Telecom says no new developments on Axis Telekom Indonesia sale
Indonesian govt likely to approve XL-Axis acquisition later this year, paper says
Tower firm Protelindo secures USD50m loan from IFC
Telkom Indonesia selects NEC to construct Papua Cable System
XL Axiata secures USD100m loan for network enhancements
PT Telkom picks Barclays to facilitate USD500m Mitratel sale
XL Axiata reports 54% drop in first-half profit on rising costs
Ooredoo’s group first-half revenues rise 4.7%
Indosat reports strong growth in 1H13 revenue on solid subscriber growth
MoCI gives go-ahead to XL Axiata-Axis Indonesia takeover
Telkom seeks to offload up to 49% stake in Mitratel
STC sets out stall to sell Axis Indonesia
Telkom Indonesia books IDR7.13tn net profit in H1
MoCI official says telecoms giants see mergers as way to uncork the spectrum bottleneck
Indosat to appeal court decision on misuse of spectrum
IM2 former director imprisoned over misuse of spectrum fees
South-East Asia Japan Cable (SJC) now in operation
Biznet launches max3 broadband/cable TV service
XL Axiata picks Amdocs for mobile payments solution
Indosat says FOREX, depreciation effects having negative impact on Q2 losses
Telkomsel CEO says firm ‘back on track’ after difficult Q1
XL Axiata to modernise network in East Java
Bakrie Telecom says it can move forward after restructuring
CT Corp takes stake in Telkom’s pay-TV unit Indonusa Telemedia
Private equity group seeks USD200m from LinkNet IPO
Axiata eyes Axis Indonesia takeover bid
Huawei demonstrates LTE-TDD in Indonesia
Indosat reports widening losses in Q1
Bakrie Telecom to fulfil bond repayment; books Q1 net loss of USD9.98m
XL Axiata posts 53% fall in Q1 net income
Bakrie Telecom receives further blow as Fitch questions firm’s ability to pay its debt
Indonesia’s XL Axiata outlines USD928m investment to boost data
Telkom Indonesia picks ZTE for IPTV network rollout
Indosat boss reveals plan to nearly double hotspot footprint this year
Indonesian cellcos win 3G spectrum, paper says
Telkom Indonesia profits climb 17% in FY12
PT Indosat reports slump in preliminary 2012 net profit
Qtel’s annual profit climbs 12.6% on 6.2% revenue increase
Biznet to invest USD50m in internet and multimedia data
Group buys Charoen Pokphand’s 35% stake in HCPT, paper says
XL Axiata reports falling FY12 profit; announces refinancing plan
XL partners Ericsson to grow M2M in Indonesia
Telkom Indonesia mulls merger of tower unit business with rival, report says
Indosat plans 25,000 new BTS by year-end
Fitch ups XL Axiata’s investment rating; financing needs and cash flow expected to improve
Tower operator Solusi Tunas Pratama acquires 300 towers from HCPT
Indosat forecasts sharp rise in data subscribers in 2013
Indonesia’s MoCI gets 3G spectrum sale process moving
Telkomsel sets stall to expand user base to 138m in 2013
Indosat selects Alca-Lu for mobile broadband boost
Indosat increases Wi-Fi rollout to meet data demand
Indonesia's Axis Telekom considers USD300m towers sale
Telkom Indonesia to deploy 100,000 Wi-Fi hotspots
Bakrie Telecom adds new BlackBerry plans to Esia stable
Smartfren teams up with Viki to bring video to its masses
Govt claims USD135m losses from Indosat’s ‘misuse’ of 3G spectrum
Bakrie Telecom 9M operating losses wider than expected
XL Axiata books USD229.5m profit in 9M12
Bakrie Telecom reports sharp fall in first-half revenue; net losses widen
Indosat reports 55% rise in 9M12 unaudited earnings
NSN selected by Indosat for 900MHz W-CDMA/HSPA network rollout
Telkom Indonesia 9M profits jump 19.5%; revenue up 7.6%
XL Axiata celebrates 16 years’ of operation in Indonesia
Indosat sees mobile banking as key to customer retention
XL Axiata poised to sell 8,000 telecoms towers, report says
Biznet director calls for island-wide fibre network for Bali
Indosat launches ‘Super WiFi’ service
Telkomsel appeals ‘bankruptcy’, but court decision puts 3G plans in jeopardy
Indonesian legislation under the spotlight as Telkomsel declared ‘bankrupt’
Ericsson selected for Indosat modernisation plan
XL Axiata sale raises USD510m for Etisalat
Etisalat aims to raise USD502m from sale of XL Axiata stake
MoCI sets September date for 3G channel sale; sets fee at USD20m
Telkom seeks new partner for satellite launch
PT Indosat secures 900MHz 3G licence
Bakrie Telecom shares suspended amid debt concerns
Bakrie raises USD58m to pay bonds
SingTel reports 3.2% rise in Q1 net profit
Baikonur, we have a problem… (Russia, Indonesia lose new telecoms satellites after ‘botched’ launch)
Tower Bersama buys 2,500 towers from Indosat for USD406m
Lack of spectrum sharing threatens to slow 3G, digital TV growth
Indosat books IDR132bn loss in 1H12
Telkom Indonesia books 8% rise in H1 2012 net profit to IDR6.43tn
Indonesia’s Bakrie fails to secure funding for debt repayment
4G not likely until at least 2014, Indonesian ministry says
Telkom Indonesia abandons plan to acquire cable firm Pacnet
Indonesians rushing to buy tablet PCs, report says
Indosat to raise USD267.5m for financing, network expansion
Telkom refutes claim it has submitted Pacnet bid
SingTel’s aggregate mobile base climbs to 445m in Q1
Telkom makes play for Pacnet
Competition drives down profits at Indosat, XL Axiata
Telkom profits rise to highest level in six years, driven by mobile and internet
Tower Bersama approves USD406m acquisition of 2,500 Indosat towers
OF Networks deploys GE-PON optical LAN deployment in West Sumatra
Shareholders back Bakrie Telecom share issue
Indosat goes to bond market to fund expansion plans
Telkom to release treasury stock; looking to acquire a regional operator
Telkom Indonesia reports 5% fall in profits as costs rise
XL cancels plans to sell towers
Telkom looking to build USD163m Manado-Papua fibre-optic project
STI buys stake in Bakrie Telecom
Etisalat looking to offload stake in Indonesia’s XL Axiata, sources say
Indosat reports a 29% rise in 2011 net profit
Sinar Mas associate Swastatika to take stake in Smartfren, paper says
Indosat offloads 2,500 telecom towers in USD519m deal
Bakrie & Brothers leading push to sell 30% stake in Bakrie Telecom
PT Telkom to spend USD150m this year on fibre-optic networks
Attorney General opens investigation into alleged non-payment of taxes by Indosat
NSN to upgrade PT Telkom submarine connection
Telkom to invest USD233m in ‘True Broadband’ network
XL Axiata puts towers up for sale; plans USD1bn CAPEX for 2012
Huawei and Bakrie conduct CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Rev. B phase II trial
Indosat maintains 2012 CAPEX level at USD721m
Indosat holds talks with Tower Bersama over USD500m sale plan
Indosat 9M net income up 87%
Telkom's sales up, profits down
Indosat, NSN carry out 1800MHz LTE trial
Telkom spending USD22.4m in new BTS equipment
SingTel denies it is looking to sell Telkomsel stake
Telkom: SingTel would sell its 35% stake in Telkomsel
Indosat topped 50m subscribers at end-September, CEO says
IM2 targets SMEs, SOHO users with new broadband service
Three firms vying for Indosat’s assets in tower sale
Telkom Indonesia outlines Wi-Fi plans
Indosat testing LTE; Bakrie acquires local 4G provider
Indosat reports near 132% rise in H1 profits
XL Axiata ups 2011 CAPEX by 20%, plans to boost data services
Telkom H1 profits down, subscribers up
Telkom’s Mitratel unit seals USD117m loan from BRI
CVC takes minority stake in LinkNet
Telkomsel targeting eight million T-Cash users by year-end
Telkom hints at buying out SingTel’s stake in Telkomsel
Indosat launches tower sale; aims to raise USD500m
MIGA guarantees USD450m Murabaha loan for Axis Indonesia expansion
Telkom Indonesia picks Clarity for broadband OSS upgrade
AT&T wins Indonesian licence as it looks to grow its enterprise business
STC announces USD1.2bn financing for Axis Indonesia
Telkom plans buyback of SingTel’s Telkomsel shares
XL Axiata picks Teradata’s data warehousing solution
Telkom, Telkomsel combined broadband in a SpeedyFlash
Indosat posts sharp rise in profit on mobile growth, lower costs
Telkom’s Q1 net profit up slightly at USD446m
Telkomsel to invest USD1.1bn in mobile broadband expansion
Telkom posts rise in Q4 profit on data, internet growth
STC ups Axis stake to 80%
Telkom to launch Telkom-3 satellite this year
CVC to take 49% stake in First Media TV, broadband unit
Telkom allocates IDR1 trillion; targets Cambodian acquisition
STC increase stake in Axis
Indosat’s 2010 revenue up, but profits tumble
TM to spend MYR12.2 million on submarine link with Indonesia
Indosat considers StarOne spin-off plan
PT Telkom re-evaluates Bakrie takeover; mulls majority stake
Telkom opines on the decline of the landline
Telkom eyes USD777m loan from Bank Rakyat Indonesia
Temasek may have Indonesian assets seized
Telkom may become a holding company by 2012
Mobile-8 to raise USD413m for Smart Telecom purchase
PT Telkom posts near 4% fall in 9M10 net profit
Telkom unit launches pre-pay TV service
Indosat reports 63% fall in 9M10 net profit
Telkom refutes idea it has reached a deal with Bakrie on CDMA asset sale
Indosat considering USD1.4bn tower sale
Bakrie to spend USD1bn to acquire Telkom CDMA unit
Telkom secures USD450 million loans from local banks
Telkomsel picks ZTE’s LTE solution
Telkom, Bakrie CDMA merger a done deal by year end, government says
Telkomsel selects TI to implement major five-year technology plan
Alca-Lu wins deal with Telkom to upgrade backbone network
Indosat contemplates merger to aid growth
Telkom and Indosat to offer satellite service
Indosat 1H10 net income slumps 71.5%
Bakrie agrees Chinese funding deal
Indosat reports strong demand for USD650m bonds
State to re-auction revoked WIMAX concessions
Telkomsel awards Ericsson data traffic management contract
Sitra WiMAX launches in Indonesia
Smart picks ZTE for CDMA network enhancement
Telkom considers Bakrie Telecom buy via rights issue
Regulator hints at giving green light to mobile WiMAX
Indosat to issue USD500-USD700m bonds
Bakrie may launch August rights issue, sources say
Indosat picks NSN for 3G network upgrade
State backs Telkom’s Bakrie merger plan
Telkom reveals USD326m bond issue for June
Fujitsu, NSW complete USD100m submarine cable for Telkom
Supreme Court throws out Temasek’s final appeal
Bakrie sees wireless broadband as way to tap into growing youth market
Indosat launches region’s ‘fastest’ network; ramps up 4G efforts
Telkom to borrow USD400m to acquire towers
XL Axiata, Ericsson to conduct LTE tests
Indosat reports 139% increase in 1Q10 net income
Telkom selects Macquarie to advise on USD1.2bn tower deal
Telkom posts 6.7% rise in profits for 2009
Telkom eyes opportunities for CDMA unit
Indosat’s FY2009 net profit fell 20%
ICON+ rolls out NSN's DWDM optical transport platform
Telkom Indonesia inks deal with Level 3
Telkomsel boss targets mobile broadband expansion
XL share price tumbles after Axiata announces share sale
Telkon to purchase 12,000 towers from Indosat, paper says
Telkom picks TRG to deploy 802.16d WiMAX platform
Telkom director forecasting 7% rise in 2009 net income
BNS inks IPTV contract with Multi Kontrol Nusantara for on-demand shopping platform
Mobile-8, Smart merge brands under new name – SmartFren
Government FDI plans upset local telcos
XL Axiata has Indosat in its sights
Telkom interested in Internux’s BWA service
Telkom to invest IDR1 trillion in 2010 on acquisitions
Telkom to develop satellite product portfolio, report says
Mobile-8 continues debt to stock conversion plan
GoMobile, go MAD!
Indonesia to release additional WiMAX frequencies
XL reports rising revenues, subscribers in 2009
Smart Telecom launches Rev B in Bali
Telkomsel: investment topped USD2bn in 2009
Telkomsel boss aims for 15m new subscribers, warns of market saturation
Telkom to issue USD214m in bonds in H1 2010
Telkom awards turnkey cable contract to Huawei subsidiary
Telkomsel picks Juniper service gateway solution
Telkom aborts tower acquisition plan
Indosat unveils USD590m spending plan for next year
Telkom considers move for Bakrie Telecom
Telkom seeking USD1bn to fund 2010 CAPEX plan
Indosat rolls out Singapore submarine cable link
XL to set up submarine fibre-optic cable links
First Media to commence work on WiMAX base stations
Sinar Mas consortium acquires 19% of Mobile-8 Telecom
State to help finance Palapa Ring project in 2010
HTIL’s continuing ops increase subscriber base by 14.8% quarter-on-quarter
Smart Telecom looking to gain control of Mobile-8, report says
Telkom to invest USD2bn in 2010
XL’s third quarter profit up 35% y-o-y
Telkom enjoys strong third quarter
Regulator says 35% of CAPEX must be spent on Indonesian equipment
Indosat boosts network speed to 21Mbps
Indosat’s third-quarter net income up 6.1%
XL to mount USD300m rights issue in December
Telkom trims 2010 CAPEX target to USD2bn
Telkom looks to offload two non-core subsidiaries
XL picks Juniper M-series multiservice routers
Telkom targets Q1 2010 launch for WiMAX
Indosat picks Motorola for network optimisation
Indosat launches new satellite from China
Telkom pumps USD65m into Metra
Mobile-8 Telecom to issue new shares
Telkom to acquire Indonesian Tower stake
Indosat first-half financial stable, but subscribers down
Indosat prepares to issue bonds in Q4
Sinar Mas and Mobile-8 discuss future synergy
XL posts 12% rise in 1H profits
XL to launch USD300m rights issue
Telkom, Indosat ready to go head-to-head on mobile TV
PT Telkom, seven others win WiMAX licences
Telkom posts first-half results
Telcos postpone USD700m fibre-optic cable plan
Bakrie Telecom to acquire rival or merge next year, VP says
Government may bar import of BlackBerry phones
Bondholders agree restructuring plan for Mobile-8
Telkom to expand wireless payphone network
Mobile-8 launches unlimited data service; targets 150,000 customers
Telkomsel awards GSM/UMTS contract to ZTE
Global Mediacom to sell stake in Mobile-8
Telkom to launch IPTV service in October
XL claims a ‘first’ with ‘funbook’ mobile media service
Telkom takes full control of Infomedia
Mobile-8 touting for new backers, subscribers to trim debt
Excelcomindo withdraws from Palapa Ring project
ISPs prepared to invest USD300m in WiMAX, paper says
Axiata says XL to raise USD300-USD600m in 2009
Telkom considering strategic partner for Flexi
Indonesia to announce WiMAX winners in July
XL reports Q1 net loss
Telkomsel announces 25% CAPEX increase
Bakrie looking to add 2.7m subscribers in 2009
Telkom’s Q1 profit down 23%, report says
Telkom’s net profit drops 19.9% in 2008 on forex losses
Telkomsel adds six million users; XL loses one million following SIM price hike
Indosat: 1Q net profit down sharply on weak rupiah
Indosat reveals USD360m network spend
Telkom, Orange ink network services partner agreement
Government to re-run 3G frequency band auction
Bakrie to spend USD200m in 2009 to boost subscriber take-up
NEC wins contract to build intra-Asian cable system SCAN
XL inks second USD214m EKN loan
XL targets four million new subs, looks to refinance debt
Biznet extends FTTH network to Bali
Mobile-8 shares suspended by Indonesian stock exchange
NSN wins network expansion deal from Telkomsel
Indonesian CDMA operators offer mobile broadband
Ericsson inks three-year 2G/3G deal with Telkomsel
Reshetnev to build Telkom’s new satellite
Qtel stumps up USD810m for control of Indosat
Indosat reports falling profits in 2008
XL swings into loss despite strong subscriber growth
Qatar Telecom announces final results of tender offers for Indosat shares
Telkom ups CAPEX to USD2.1bn in 2009
XL calls off planned tower sale
Indosat and Biznet sign metro Ethernet interconnection deal to expand corporate services coverage
Hutch hints at Indonesian exit, report says
XL picks Cisco platform to increase mobile capacity
Telkom selects Fujitsu, NSW for Indonesian submarine cable contract
Telkom selects Fujitsu, NSW for Indonesian submarine cable contract
Mediacom sells 32% in troubled telco Mobile-8
Indosat targets twelve million new subs. in 2009
PT Telkom extends OSS platform
Telkomsel awarded rural services tender contracts
BNI named as lead advisor for Telkom’s USD3bn loan
Qtel poised to hold Indosat tender offer on 16 January, reports say
Bakrie Telecom awarded DLD tender contract
Mobile-8 fails to reach agreement with bond holders
Bakrie Telecom gets shareholder approval for tower sales
XL secures USD214m loan from EKN
Qtel agrees to up Indosat offer price, reports say
Telkom looks for USD756m loan to fund expansion
XL trims 2008 subscriber target amid deepening economic gloom
Indosat draws down USD450m from syndicated loan fund
XL unveils USD700m investment for 2009
Bakrie Telecom wants USD33m for towers
XL secures USD140m loan to fund CAPEX plans
Telkom 3Q08 net income falls 18% on higher expenses
Indonesian stock exchange suspends Bakrie trading on stake sale rumours
Indonesia's Axis awards network deal to Ericsson
Jakarta limits Qtel Indosat ownership to 65%
Biznet unveils 15Mbps service via max3 upgrade
Indosat's 9M08 net income up 1.9%, but Q3 profit falls sharply
Government about turn allows QTel to increase Indosat stake
Bakrie Telecom owner to sell stakes to pay off USD1.2bn debts
Axis picks Huawei for national GSM and 3G rollout
SR Telecom picked by Leenar Capital for symmetryMX broadband wireless access solution
Qtel could purchase additional 24% stake in Indosat
Investment groups keen to buy 7,000 XL base stations
Court throws out SingTel appeal
XL to launch secondary share offer by 2009
Indosat picks NEC for mobile backhaul
Indosat, Satelindo report growth figures, Qtel bosses elected to rule board
Indosat sets aside USD550m for bond buyback
XL appoints underwriters for public share sale
Telkom awards new contract to Clarity
NSN wins contract extension deal with Indosat
Telkom’s H1 net profit down 4.9%, subscribers up
XL’s H1 net income climbs on subscribers, FOREX gains
Qtel limited to 49% of Indosat
Indosat nears annual subscriber target six months early
Indosat offers to buy back dollar denominated bonds
Qtel’s Indosat takeover to be derailed by 49% limit, sources say
Qtel would pay USD2bn for remaining Indosat shares
BNS selected to provide HD IPTV platform for MKN
Telkom plans for expansion through acquisitions
Qtel will be limited to 49% of Indosat
Indosat picks Dilithium’s multimedia gateway; plans IPTV, PBX upgrade
Qtel launches offer for further Indosat shares, studying new regulations
Telkom inks deals with nine telcos to expand international services
XL picks Alca-Lu for Ethernet end-to-end solution
Bakrie keen to take 15% stake in Indosat
Comverse to supply Excelcomindo with SMS solution
Qtel looks to buy outstanding Indosat shares
Operators demand restrictions on number of new players
Qtel ties off Indonesian acquisitions
Indonesian six in the dock over price fixing
Indosat seals USD450 million syndicated loan for network expansion
Telkom to invest USD215m on internet upgrade
Bank to offer USD330m loan to Telkom
STT sells Indosat to Qtel, but KPPU could dispute it
Indosat reports strong mobile growth through Jan-May
Excelcom announces USD150 million bond buy back
HCPT selects NeuStar IM platform
Indonesia to hold WiMAX tender in Q4
Telkom after SingTel’s Telkomsel stake
Indosat’s first-quarter up 27% y-o-y on mobile
Telkom reports rising revenues, profits in Q1
Telkom selects Alca-Lu for Ethernet deployment
Indosat’s Satelindo inaugurates HSPA network
Excelcomindo tower sale hits rocky water
NSN secures Indosat 3G services deal
Power Telecom begins fibre expansion on Java
Indosat awards submarine data cable contract to NEC
Telkomsel selects Ericsson for mobile softswitch
Bakrie Telecom – you’ve been Tango’d
Temasek to take anti-monopoly appeal to the Supreme Court
Temasek appeal thrown out by Indonesian court
Indosat seeking USD200m syndicated loan
Excelcom’s Q1 net profits double on sharp rise in subscribers
NTS re-launches ‘affordable’ GSM service under a new name – Axis
Telkom slashes long-distance tariffs
Natrindo outlines rebirth
Indosat reports 24% rise in Q4 net profit
Telkom picks Alca-Lu for national data recovery service network
First Media uses Sandvine to improve broadband network services
Bakrie subscriber base climbs 147% to 3.82m in 2007
Telkom predicts Flexi users to reach ten million-mark in 2008
Telkomsel picks NSN for location based services
Telkom to cut tariffs by 20%
Satelindo mobile base jumps 47% in 2007
Mobile-8: 2007 revenues nearly doubled, subscribers up 65%
Excelcom reports rising revenues, earnings in 2007
Indosat plans IDR1.5 trillion bond issue
Telekom Malaysia increases effective stakes in Excelcomindo and MobileOne
Huawei deploys Telkom CDMA2000 network
Indonesia to re-launch Palapa Ring tender
Government to cut mobile tariffs by 10%-30%
Bakrie Telecom to launch IDR3 trillion rights issue
Telkomsel’s 2007 revenues climb 24% on strong subscriber growth
Excelcom looking to increase 2008 income by 20% to USD992mn
Excelcom adds six million users in 2007
SingTel files appeal against KPPU anti-competitive practices decision
Mobile-8 believes in b-Live; claims a first for BREW
Excelcom agrees USD424mn bank loans
KPPU widens the net in mobile probe
HCPT, Lippo Telecom ink tower sharing deals with Excelcom
Etisalat to acquire 16% of Excelcom; KPPU launches new probe
Excelcom to sell 7,000 BTSs
Smart Telecom sets aside USD150m for CAPEX in 2008
Government orders Telkom to open up DLD call service to Indosat
Indosat secures USD228.5m worth of loans for Palapa-D
Mobile-8 expands Fren coverage to four more provinces
Excelcom to raise USD950 million from bonds, loans
Indosat 9M net income up 56% on higher revenues
Telkomsel to deploy Ericsson solar-powered base stations
Temasek adjudged to have broken competition law; must sell Indosat or Telkomsel
Temasek mobile probe ruling expected today
Indosat confirms additional loan for network expansion
Telkom reports drop in Q3 earnings
Government plans tender for Palapa Ring project
Indosat delays IDR1 trillion bond sale on poor market
Catch for falling Star?
Smart Telecom signs USD68m two-year deal with Axesstel
Temasek accused of breaching anti-monopoly laws
DGPT warns Indosat over slow pace of fixed network rollout
IM2 launches HSDPA wireless broadband package
XL rolls out Comptel convergent solution
Indosat plans USD213m network expansion
Bakrie Telecom awarded international calls licence
Nokia Intellisync powers Indosat’s mobile office
Go Smart go...
First Media to invest USD650m to expand pay-TV, internet operations
Telkom awards CDMA contract to ZTE
Indosat’s first half net profit up 54% year on year
Indosat ups CAPEX to USD1.2 billion to meet wireless demand
Newcomer Sinar Mas eyes Indonesian mobile launch by year-end
Ericsson wins expansion deal from Excelcomindo
Mobile-8 completes high-yield bond
Newcomer Smart prepares for September launch
Competition forces Indosat’s ARPU down 7% in 1H07
Telkom’s Q2 net income rises 50% on mobile growth
Government asks cellcos to cooperate on possible tariff-cutting plan
Excelcom reports rising 1H profits, subscriber numbers
Bakrie Telecom targeting 3.6 million customers this year
Parliament instructs government not to buy back Indosat shares
Thales Alenia to deploy Indosat’s Palapa-D orbiter
Indonesian government caps new FDI in telecoms sector
Indosat reports strong rise in revenues, profits in Q1
Mobile-8 merges units to cut costs
Hutchison ‘happy’ with Indonesian launch, but declines to disclose take-up
Indosat plans new satellite acquisition and launch
CDMA2000 subscribers break ten million barrier in Indonesia
Indonesian government to review telecom ownership caps
Seven Indonesia telcos band together to deploy fibre network
Price fixing probe vexes Temasek
Setdco rumoured to be interested in buying back Telkomsel stake
Mobile-8 Telecom gets permit ‘in principle’ for FWA deployment
Telkomsel plans money-raising ventures
Telkomsel reports rising profits in Q1
Excelcomindo selects Alcatel-Lucent for network expansion
PT Telkom: profits fall 12% on higher costs
Althem strikes deal with Penta Investments to acquire Lippo Telecom stake
Indosat launches 3.5G in Batam
Telekom Malaysia ups stake in Excelcomindo to roughly 67%
Indosat to offer USD219 million in bonds to finance expansion
Indosat selects Alcatel-Lucent to roll out GSM/EDGE network for Satelindo in Kalimantan
Hutch enters crowded Indonesian mobile market
Telkomsel looks to boost revenues from SMS with Datacraft upgrade
Indosat reports 13% fall in 2006 net profit
Bakrie Telecom posted its first net profit in 2006
Mobile-8 selects Samsung for 1x, EV-DO Rev A upgrade
Excelcom announces USD164 million April bonds offer to fund network expansion
Excelcom promotes mobile video services
Telkom looks to cut cost of Speedy service
Mobile-8 reports 116% growth in West Java
Excelcom reverses 2005 loss with higher than expected 2006 profits
Bakrie Telecom not selling stake to SK Telecom
Bakrie to spend USD222 million on network expansion
Indosat to launch satellite tender
Mobile-8 sets March date for IPO
Two more firms join race for USD1.6 billion fibre-optic project
Excelcom buys Amdocs 7 solution
Indosat targets corporate business segment in 2007
Telkom selects Juniper for IP/MPLS core expansion
Telkom sets up new unit to handle overseas expansion plans
Telkomsel earmarks USD1.5 billion network expansion
Alfa Group to invest up to USD2 billion to enter Indonesian mobile market
Alcatel-Lucent wins Indosat deal to deliver Carrier Ethernet services to Indonesian cities
Government issues CDMA licences to Mobile-8, Bakrie Telecom
Alcatel-Lucent wins optical backhaul upgrade deal with Telkomsel
Indosat picks Dilithium Networks’ 3G multimedia solution
Excelcomindo to raise USD400 million to fund network expansion
Indosat reports 63% rise in Q3 profits
Indosat awards W-CDMA/HSPA contract to Nokia
Bakrie Telecoms opts for Redknee solution, aims for five million subs in 2008
Mobile-8 telecom sets IPO price at IDR225 per share
Ericsson expands scope of managed services contract with Telkomsel
Telkomsel awards 3G contract to Siemens
Telkom keen to participate in fibre-optic tender
Mobile-8 sets IPO price range of IRD200 to IDR240 per share
Hutchison Telecom Indonesia awards service delivery contract to Nokia
Telkom, Excelcomindo, Bakrie Telecom report rising profits
SingTel sells stake in PT Bukaka
Mobile-8 Telecom’s performance helps drives up Bimantara profit
Bakrie ups Esia target to 1.5 million users
Mobitel IPO set for 22-24 November
Mobile-8 announces details of November IPO
Telkom blocks unregistered TELKOMFlexi users
Excel’s 3G network goes live; government warns others to meet launch deadline
Mobile-8 Telecom secures USD70 million loan
Telkomsel launches commercial 3G service
Mobile-8 Telecom to launch IPO in November
Excel to invest USD500 million in 2007
Excelcomindo to launch 3G network in November
Government rules against raising fixed line rates
Telkomsel awards three-year 3G contract to Ericsson
Telkomsel launches commercial 3G service
Bakrie reports strong revenues on subscriber growth
Indosat launches post-paid FWA service in Palembang
Telkom profits up 53% in first half
Excelcomindo rolls out Juniper routers
Telkom finalises buyout of Bukaka SingTel
State to award new international calls licence
Bimantara eyes 70% revenue rise from Mobile-8 Telecom
Bakrie Telecom to expand coverage to 17 cities
Mobile-8 launches Palm Treo 650 Smartphone
Excelcom back in the black
Telkomsel forecasts 30% revenue growth in 2006
Telkom may acquire Indosat
Increased competition hits Indosat user base
Regulator demands upfront fees
Boingo expands reach
Indosat predicts falling mobile phone charges
Indosat sales rise 11%, profit unchanged
Indosat announces USD40 million cable investment
Excelcom reports 84% rise in subscriber base in 2005
Investors turn back on Mobile-8 after disagreements
Excelcomindo posts first quarterly profit since 3Q 2004
Government halves 3G frequency allocations for Hutch, Natrindo
Hutch awards Nokia contract for convergent charging solution
Nokia to pilot mobile TV services in Indonesia
Maxis’ Indonesian subsidiary to lease dark fibre
3G licences awarded to Telkomsel, Indosat and Excelcomindo
Indosat outlines 3G investment plans... if it wins
Four companies pre-qualify to bid for 3G phone licences
Two pull out of 3G tender
Maxis targets Indonesian launch before the end of 2006
Seven firms to bid for 3G spectrum
Siemens wins nationwide wireless contract
3G licensees to be given 10MHz of spectrum
Excelcomindo to set aside USD85 million for network expansion
Indonesia sets date for 3G tender
Indonesia frees up USD1.2 billion for Indosat share buy-back
3G licensee Natrindo to spend USD200 million network rollout
Indonesia to clamp down on rules for foreign satellite broadcasters
NTS contracts Ericsson for 3G upgrade
Telkom to invest in East Java
Indosat beats its mobile subscriber target for 2004
Pay-as-you-go customers forced to sign government register
Indosat contracts Nokia for GSM expansion
Indosat to invest USD670 million in 2006; Telkom reports financials
Bakrie Telecom to launch IPO
Telkom profit drops
Telkomsel contracts Siemens for USD70 million expansion
Excelcomindo wants 3G licence
Telecom Italia and Telkom strike deal
Excelcomindo IPO priced at USD286 million
Telkomsel to invest USD850 million on expansion
Telkom to divest stakes in three subsidiaries
Indosat 1H profit up 16%
Telkomsel, Siemens trial 3G
Indosat plans USD1.57 billion expansion
Government mulls buying back Indosat stake from STT
HTIL confirms CAC buy
Telkom reports highest profit growth in four quarters
Hutchison Telecom says it will ‘close deal soon’ on Cyber Access
Telcos predicting strong growth over next five years
Indonesia expects 50 million mobile users by 2006
Indosat to test 3G
Government begins probe at Telkom
Telkomsel trials 3G
Telkom claims 52% of international calls
Cyber Access to continue with 3G investment
Government plans to re-issue 3G spectrum
Telkom contracts NEC-Siemens consortium
Telkom posts rise in profit
Low-end mobiles will dominate market
Telkomsel contract Nokia for upgrade
MIC begins audit on 3G operators
StarHub and Indosat forge closer ties
Telkomsel plans USD700 million capex for 2005
Regulator defends Cyber Access
Hutch to buy into PT Cyber Access
New fibre-optic network for Telkom
Telkom and Telekom launch new fibre-optic network
Maxis to buy stake in NTS
Telekom Malaysia gets Indonesian stake
SKT fails to make short-list for Excelcomindo
Telkom to invest more than USD1.5 billion next year
Indosat to invest USD700 million in network expansion
Telkomsel wants 3G licence by end 2004
Cellular ops aid Indosat’s profits
Strong growth fails to translate to rising profits for Telkom
Satelindo’s mobile customer base booms
Telemar on the lookout for deals
Nokia upgrades Indosat’s GSM network
Indosat awards Ericsson integration contract
Two Telekoms sign pact
Two Telekoms sign pact
Telkom hopeful of big profits on strength of mobile gains
A new Star rises
Telkomsel bottom line improves
China Telecom cools on Excelcomindo
Telstra emerges as latest bidder for Excelcomindo
Nokia helps Telkomsel get the EDGE
Logica bags Telkomsel deal
China Telecom and Telekom Malaysia vie for Excelcomindo
Telkomsel orders VoIP to complement its network
Telekom raises bid for Indonesia’s Excelcomindo
Telekom raises bid for Indonesia’s Excelcomindo
PT Telkom reports 41% drop in net profit for third quarter
Telstra, Indosat and NTT sell Mitra Global
Asian telecoms heavyweights eye Indonesia's Excelcomindo
Excelcomindo sets out IPO plans
Excelcomindo plans IPO for next year
Indosat close to securing refinancing deal
Telkom to re-audit results following SEC expulsion threat
Samsung reaping CDMA rewards in Indonesia
Samsung reaping CDMA rewards in Indonesia
SEC rejects Telkom’s results
Telkomsel a leading light as Indonesia’s cellcos brighten the gloom
Telkom’s profit rockets but Indosat fails to impress
ST Telemedia swoops for control of PT Indosat