Parts of MENA will be in the 5G vanguard by 2020: GSMA

Never mind Asia and the US – operators in the Middle East and North ... Those projections build on the region’s current 3G/4G base, which currently accounts for close to half of MENA’s 639 million mobile connections (as of the end of 2016). ( read original story ...)

Singtel, Ericsson plan 5G innovation centre

5G demos will be set up in Singtel’s Comcentre headquarters to showcase future applications. Ericsson is partnering with a number of operators in Asia on 5G development, announcing 5G testbeds with SmarTone in Hong Kong in January and SK Telecom in South ... ( read original story ...)

Singtel, Ericsson to accelerate 5G adoption in Singapore

Singtel and Ericsson will soon be jointly launching a 5G Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Singapore. With an initial investment of S$2 million over the next three years, the CoE aims to lead the development of 5G mobile network infrastructure and accelerate ... ( read original story ...)

Cash management: Asia sets the gold standard in digital

for many parts of Asia, mobile phone technology is not seen as a luxury, but a necessity. Millions of people have leapfrogged from having no access to internet technology to having 4G mobile phones. There was no interim phase of desktop computers and dial ... ( read original story ...)