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  1. Gloom amid the telecommunications boom

    Posted May 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The outlook for the rest of the year is gloomy, says City Telecom (HK) chairman Ricky Wong Wai-kay, as the company reported yesterday a $32.29 million loss for the six months to February amid a very competitive fixed-line market. Meanwhile, Hutchison Global Communications Holdings is offering heavy discounts to lure subscribers away from its mobile rivals. By switching ...

  2. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Hutchison buys Telefonica's O2 Irish mobile business for €780m

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... bid to acquire the Irish telecommunications network operator Eircom Group. Hutchison's Three group owns mobile network operations in Italy, Britain, Denmark, Sweden, Austria, Australia ... Hutchison Whampoa, the flagship conglomerate of Li Ka-shing, is poised to become Ireland's leading mobile network operator with its purchase of Spanish group Telefonica's O2 ...

  3. '3' mobile users hit by online services blackout

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Users of the '3' mobile phone network were left without internet access after technical problems hit the network for three hours yesterday. Customers across the city were affected from about 11am because the mobile data network software components became destabilished, the firm said. However, its text messaging and normal phone services ...

  4. Qualcomm calls for sufficient mobile broadband spectrum

    Posted Oct 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung Governments in Southeast Asia need to ensure sufficient spectrum for mobile broadband service to accommodate increasing wireless penetration, says John Stefanac, ... mobile markets including Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. He expects high-speed mobile network penetration in the region to keep increasing in the next two years, ...

  5. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hutchison Whampoa plans dual listing for AS Watson

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 01:14am by Charlotte So

    ... listing for Watson Li Ka-shing says his telecommunications and retail flagship Hutchison Whampoa hopes to spin off its AS Watson retail business for a listing in Hong Kong and an overseas market ... telecommunications services and retail business in Europe as well as its property unit in mainland China. Net profit beat the market's consensus forecast of HK$29.7 billion. Nomura International analyst ...

  6. Business - Companies - ANALYSIS

    Hutchison Whampoa has 25 billion reasons to sell assets now

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 01:54am by DENISE

    ... telecommunications, real estate and hotels, ports and energy. "After seven years of investments outpacing disposals and the discount-to-net-asset value widening to near-record highs, Hutchison has US$25 ... of Hutchison's revenue of HK$412.93 billion last year. Telecommunications unit 3 Group Europe contributed 15 per cent and its oil division, Husky Energy, 14 per cent. Some analysts say the proceeds from ...

  7. Li's Hutchison snaps up mobile unit in Austria

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Tycoon Li Ka-shing is set to expand his telecommunications empire in Europe, with his diversified flagship company, Hutchison Whampoa, agreeing to buy mobile ... the Hong Kong conglomerate's first merger and acquisition initiative in Europe's telecommunications sector. It will also be its third-biggest cross-border deal, according to data from ...

  8. Business - Companies - ANALYSIS

    Hutchison moves on to next telecoms courtship in Europe

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... biggest fixed-line and mobile telecommunications network operator. Previous talks between Hutchison and Telecom Italia in 2010 also ended without any deal. "Maybe next time," a source ... Hutchison seeks new merger target after talks with Telecom Italia fail Sincere, warm-hearted Hong Kong conglomerate with GSOH seeks domestic mobile service providers in Europe ...

  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hutchison slams decision to reclaim 3G spectrum

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 04:42pm by Charlotte So

    ... (Hong Kong), a subsidiary of the largest mainland telecommunications company. The government plans to auction off the spectrum. Fok said existing operators were dwarfed by China Mobile ... year, said it would not rule out a legal challenge to the Hong Kong government's decision to seize part of its 3G mobile spectrum for sale to new competitors. Canning Fok Kin-ning, ...

  10. Alliance to cut mobile data roaming tariff

    Posted Nov 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung Conexus Mobile Alliance, an alliance of mobile-telephone operators led by Japan's NTT DoCoMo and Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong, yesterday announced a cut in 3.5G mobile data roaming charges by up to 80 per cent in an attempt to boost usage. The alliance, which has nine mobile operators in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the Philippines, ...




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