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  1. Junk faxes set phone ringing through night

    Posted Feb 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not show senders' phone numbers. PCCW Corporate Communications Broadband provider offers useless advice I am a subscriber to the broadband online service of Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN). I called the hotline on February 1 several times to complain to HKBN staff about my inability to access online services. However, none of HKBN's technical staff I spoke to could give me ...

  2. Watchdog investigates ad claim by PCCW rival

    Posted Jan 27th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... of allegations that one of its salesmen tried to hoodwink an illiterate elderly woman into switching networks. However, Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN), a City Telecom subsidiary, now faces a fresh ... competition between PCCW- which holds a share of more than 75 per cent of the local land line market- and rivals like HKBN, Hutchison and Wharf T&T. The Office of the Telecommunications Authority ...

  3. PCCW slashes rates 39pc

    Posted Feb 28th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... PCCW's sales staff claims is worth more than $1,000. Until now, PCCW has relied on its dominant position to resist price competition from upstart rivals such as HKBN. The new rate leaves PCCW's services priced competitively for the first time and could intensify a price war in the segment. HKBN's charges are as low as $48 per month for a two-year contract. Factoring ...

  4. Phone companies fined over adverts

    Posted Jul 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Wharf T&T and HKBN pay $120,000 for misleading claims over cost of plans Two of Hong Kong's major phone companies have been fined a total of $120,000 for putting out ... a quarter of PCCW's, in an advertising campaign that appeared to cheekily imply PCCW's market share was 'shrinking'. Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN), meanwhile, was fined ...

  5. Let market decide, Ofta says

    Posted Jan 24th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... to HKBN's package of bundled broadband, pay-television and voice-over-IP (VoIP) telecommunication services. '[Smaller ISPs] better be offering some value, otherwise they won't have a place ... among themselves on broadband internet offerings. In addition to PCCW and HKBN, major players include Hutchison Global Communications, i-Cable and New World Telecom. With an ever increasing ...

  6. A year's free calls? We'll win on service, says PCCW

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Michael Logan

    ... it on 18 March,' a HKBN spokesman said. PCCW chief executive Alex Arena said: 'I'm not going to respond to what a competitor is doing or not doing. If you want understand ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Oct 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... companies like Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) offer a much faster Internet service. I take issue with the Consumer Council's comment that consumers 'had the freedom to choose ... to provide the infrastructure for faster connectivity as well. In the meantime, I implore HKBN to consider installing lines to the Lam Tsuen valley. There are more than enough people willing ...

  8. Competition ultimately benefits the consumer

    Posted Mar 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the company's rates. The following day, Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) reacted by reducing its fixed-line charges by more than 18 per cent to $39 per month for a 12-month contract- the lowest price ...



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