Latest Telecoms News about Thailand

Fitch: Thai Telcos Face Stagnant Revenue, High Marketing Cost

  Thailand's three largest mobile phone operators are likely to report 2014 service revenue that is unchanged from a year earlier compared with growth of 7.3% in 2013....

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Smartphone Shipments Account For Over Half of Thailand's Phone Market for the First Time

  With falling price and continuous push from the telecom carriers, smartphone shipments accounted for more than half of Thailand's mobile phone market for the first time even though the economy shrank 0.6% year-on-year ...

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Telenor Supports Executive in Thailand's Facebook Blocking Scandal

  Norway's Telenor has apologised for the comments made by a senior manager at its Thai subsidiary about the blocking of the Facbook website, but stopped short of saying that he was wrong in his comments....

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Thai Network Granted More Time to Migrate Customers to 3G Service

  Thailand's True Move has been given more time to migrate the remaining 6 million customers from an older concession network to its own 3G service....

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Thailand's Dtac Ordered to Block Access to the Facebook Website

  Thailand's Dtac has confirmed that it has been ordered by the military government to block access to the Facebook website in a revelation that appears to have angered the telecoms regulator....

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True Corp Debt Ratings on Upgrade Review Following China Mobile Deal

  Following the announcement that China Mobile is buying an 18 percent stake in Thailand's True Corp, Moody's has place the Thai firm's debt under review for a possible upgrade....

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China Mobile Buys 18% Stake in Thailand Mobile Network

  China Mobile is about to make another of its occasional overseas investments, with plans to buy an 18% stake in a Thai network....

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Thai Regulator Set to Approve Reserve Prices for Spectrum Auction

  Thailand's telecoms regulator has set the reserve prices for the forthcoming radio spectrum auction, setting the 900Mhz price at a 16 percent premium to that for the 1800Mhz spectrum....

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Thai Networks Given Fresh Deadline to Migrate Customers to 3G Services

  Thailand's telecoms regulator has warned two mobile networks that they have just three months to migrate their GSM customers over to replacement networks or face having the customers cut off....

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Thiland's True Move Targets 1 Million 4G Subscribers

  Thailand's True Move has set itself a target of signing up a million customers to its LTE network by the end of this year....

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