PCCW late to deliver on notebook promise

PCCW recently set up booths at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Lingnan University to exhibit the Samsung P25 notebook.

Tuesday, 7 October, 2003, 12:00am

NTT unit completes purchase of HKNet

NTT Communications has bought the 21 per cent stake it did not already own in SAR subsidiary HKNet at a much lower price than previous share purchases.

The acquisition by the Japanese firm will help the transition of HKNet from a Hong Kong Internet services provider into NTT's Greater China hub for broader telecommunications and Internet services.

29 Jan 2002 - 12:00am

Network deal with Davnet proceeds

New World Telephone's proposed sale of 74 per cent of its fixed-line network and international direct dialling (IDD) business to Davnet Digitel Hong Kong will proceed as planned, according to a company official.

15 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Aeon links with HKNet

Consumer finance firm Aeon Credit Service and Internet provider HKNet have jointly launched a credit card offering card-holders special rates for Internet and international direct dial (IDD) services.

Aeon director Naruhito Kuroda said he believed the new card could attract 30,000 users within three months.

9 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Customer care top priority

We refer to the letter headlined, 'Absurd hike', from Alex Kuang (South China Morning Post, June 26).

Mr Kuang indicated a connection problem with Hongkong Telecom's Netvigator Internet service during the peak hours from 9pm to 12 midnight.

15 Jul 1998 - 12:00am

Web-site wonderland

For such a small place, a lot is happening in Hong Kong regarding the Internet. For instance, we have around 80 licensed Internet Access Service Operators to serve the local population.

When compared with other Asian and Western countries, we realise this number is relatively high.

24 Sep 1996 - 12:00am

Celebrations absent after historic fall in surcharges

For the tens of thousands of Internet users in Hong Kong, June 1, 1996 was a day of victory. That was the day the long-controversial PNETS surcharge on Internet usage was cut by more than half.

25 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Telecom ads challenge from Internet providers

Four Internet service providers are accusing Hongkong Telecom's Interactive Media Services of misleading advertising of its data communications access service.

1 Jun 1996 - 12:00am