Latest Telecoms News about Thailand

Thailand Can Increase GDP by US$23 Billion by 2020 Through Mobile Broadband Policy

  Effective government policy in Thailand could increase mobile and fixed broadband penetration to 133 per cent by 2020, up from 52 per cent in 2013, according to the GSM Association....

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Thailand's CAT Prepares for Radio Spectrum Auction

  Thailand's state-owned CAT Telecom has set aside at least THB30 billion (USD922 million) to bid for radio spectrum that will support a 4G mobile network....

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Thai Network to Boost 4G Spectrum Capacity

  Thailand's DTAC has confirmed that it is refarming some of its radio spectrum to improve services on its 4G network and cope with growing demand for the network....

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New Bosses for Dtac and Digi

  Telenor Group has announced the appointment of new CEO's in dtac in Thailand and Digi in Malaysia, effective April 1, 2015....

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AIS Teams Up with Huawei for Fastest 3G Technology Trial

  Huawei, Qualcomm and Thailand AIS, successfully tested the 3-Carrier High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (3C-HSDPA) and the Dual-Carrier High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (DC-HSUPA) on a commercial network in Bangkok....

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Fitch: Slow Revenue But Strong Earnings Growth for Thai Telcos

  Fitch Ratings says that service revenue for Thailand's three largest mobile phone operators is likely to grow at a low single-digit rate in 2015, supported by improvement in the economy....

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Ericsson Wins Thai 4G Rollout Contract

  Thailand's Dtac has awarded Ericsson a five-year agreement to deliver 4G in several major cities as part of its LTE expansion program on 2100MHz band....

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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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