Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:12
Japan semiconductor company Renesas to buy US firm IDT for $6.7bn
Japanese semiconductor firm Renesas on Tuesday announced a deal to buy California-based IDT in a cash deal valued at $6.7 billion.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:03
Trump warns of violent change if Republicans lose midterms
US President Donald Trump warned evangelical leaders that if Republicans lose control of Congress in the midterm elections, Democrats will institute change "quickly and violently," The New York Times has reported.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
AIS touts faster speeds with extra bandwidth
NEWLY acquired bandwidth that augments Advanced Info Service’s (AIS) existing 1800MHz spectrum will not only increase the mobile operator’s overall capacity on the 1800MHz network but is set to boost data connection speeds.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 06:46
Facebook uncovers political influence campaign ahead of midterms
Facebook said Tuesday it shut down 32 fake pages and accounts involved in an apparent "coordinated" effort to stoke hot-button issues ahead of November midterm US elections, but could not identify the source although Russia is suspected of involvement.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
TrueOnline offers new fixed-line broadband service
TRUEONLINE, the broadband service of True Corp, has launched a new fixed-line broadband service with a maximum connection speed of one gigabit per second to meet the needs of household users with huge bandwidth demand.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
MCOT links with partners for trial of TV content on broadcaster’s bandwidth
MCOT is partnering with Playwork, Advanced Wireless Network (AWN) and TrueMove H Universal Communication (TUC) to conduct a non-commercial trial of providing its TV content on the state enterprise's 2.6GHz bandwidth.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:05
TOT, TeleAssets and dtac TriNet join forces for first 4G LTE-TDD network
TOT, TeleAssets and dtac TriNet on Monday signed agreements to launch the country’s first 4G LTE-TDD network, on the widest bandwidth of 60MHz in the 2300MHz spectrum.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:00
Brunei telecom operator ups broadband offerings
TELEKOM Brunei Berhad (TelBru) will be rolling out a revised bandwidth-quota price structure of its existing broadband plans next month, and will also introduce a High Speed Quota-Based Plan to appeal to users such as online gamers and streamers, who require more speed as opposed to more data.
Wed, 28 Feb 2018 01:00
In love with Lanna
The award-winning 137 Pillars House Chiang Mai welcomes summer by offering a 30-per-cent discount to guests who book a minimum of three-nights between March 1 and September 29 excluding the Songkran holiday from April 12 to 16.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:36
Duterte allies say people are fed up with elections
Binan City - Saying “the people are tired of elections,” President Duterte’s allies are courting village leaders’ support for Charter change (Chacha) and a shift to federalism by suggesting the possibility of postponing the barangay and midterm elections.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 06:39
Google parent hit by higher costs, names new chairman
Google parent company Alphabet on Thursday reported a quarterly loss to set aside funds to pay taxes on repatriated profits, and named a new chairman to replace outgoing Eric Schmidt.
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 01:00
Russia can’t compete with America in subverting democracy
Pakistan is just one among dozens of countries gearing up for elections this year. In some cases – Russia and Egypt’s presidential elections in March, for instance – the results are practically a foregone conclusion. In others, not least the US midterms in November, there is cause for suspense.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:42
Eric Schmidt stepping down as chair of Alphabet board
Google's parent company Alphabet on Thursday announced that Eric Schmidt will step down as chairman, remaining on the board but shifting into a role as a technical advisor.
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:28
Clear election date pushes SET past 1,700
KOBSIDTHI SILPACHAI, the head of capital markets research at Kasikornbank, said that the clear election date announced by Prime minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has improved market sentiment and partly contributed to the stock index rising past 1,700.
Fri, 29 Sep 2017 17:00
Taxman cometh for the digital economy
SINGAPORE - From imposing GST on e-commerce, to proposals for a bandwidth tax, the tax authorities worldwide are looking at ways to bring digital companies within the tax net.