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Regulator hits SingTel with compensation suit

Singapore's industry regulator has hit Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) with a S$388 million (about HK$1.66 billion) writ to recover money it claims was 'mistakenly included' in compensation for the loss of the company's monopoly.

Friday, 27 July, 2001, 12:00am

HK Telecom ringing the changes in name swap

Cable & Wireless is to re-brand Hongkong Telecom, in which it has a 54 per cent stake, in a move aimed at strengthening C&W's international identity.

5 Jun 1999 - 12:00am

Gambling on-line is a straight business

Horse racing without the bends, all in the name of cyberspace betting. An Australian consortium has won permission to build a straight race track designed specifically for showing racing on the Internet.

1 May 1998 - 12:00am

Phone battle rings up message for HK

IT would have been an interesting exercise if the telecommunications powers that be at the Office of the Telecommunciations Authority (OFTA) had been able to send an observation team to Australia to learn from the confusion caused by the introduction of asecond telecommunications supplier.

20 Jul 1993 - 12:00am