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Cambodia nears 15 mln mobile internet subscribers

Published 22 Jul 2020 10:16 CET | Cambodia

Cambodia ended May with 14.8 million mobile internet subscribers, accounting for 90 percent of the country's population. The figure represents a decline of 2.36 percent ...

Axiata's SmartLuy merges with cashless payment platform Pi Pay

Published 16 Jul 2020 12:05 CET | Cambodia

Axiata has announced that its subsidiary SmartLuy and Axiata (Cambodia) have applied for a proposed merger with Pi Pay, a Cambodian cashless payment platform. The application ...

Cambodia's Smart Axiata announces next round of COVID-19 Relief Fund recipients

Published 01 Jul 2020 11:13 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has announced the next round of recipients of its USD 1 million COVID-19 Relief Fund. Save the Children, East Meets West Foundation, Bayon ...

Ezecom launches MegaSurf home internet service

Published 12 Jun 2020 08:53 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian internet services provider Ezecom has launched an internet service dubbed 'MegaSurf'. Customers who take up the operator's offering will be able to access the ...

TechStorm to go live in Cambodia with SingMeng Telemedia on 10 June

Published 08 Jun 2020 11:41 CET | Cambodia

TechStorm, a multimedia network on Asian esports, has announced its inaugural launch in Cambodia with SingMeng Telemedia starting 10 June. SingMeng Telemedia subscribers will ...

Smart Axiata selects first grant recipients of USD 1 mln COVID-19 Relief Fund

Published 22 May 2020 08:45 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has started disbursing funds from its 1 Million USD COVID-19 Relief Fund. Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Open Institute, Friends International ...

Smart Cambodia launches Corporate Data+ plan with Smart Pocket Wi-Fi

Published 18 May 2020 12:42 CET | Cambodia

Smart has introduced its Corporate Data+ plan for its customers in Cambodia. For USD 10 per month, the Corporate Data+ plan includes 10GB for data traffic as well as a Smart ...

Thunes powers AMK's international remittance service launch in Cambodia

Published 30 Apr 2020 14:30 CET | Cambodia

More than 12 percent of Cambodia's total population lives abroad, mainly in Thailand, Malaysia and South Korea. AMK branches in rural areas will promote financial inclusion ...

Cambodia's Smart Axiata launches USD 1 million Covid-19 Relief Fund

Published 30 Mar 2020 11:46 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has established a USD 1 million Covid-19 Relief Fund. The dedicated fund will provide monetary assistance for high impact services to address ...

Smart Axiata offers bonus data during Covid-19 crisis

Published 24 Mar 2020 09:25 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has announced a set of measures designed to help its customers during the Covid-19 crisis. Until 19 April, Smart prepay customers will receive ...

Smart Axiata completes Digital Literacy and Internet Safety Pilot Programme

Published 13 Mar 2020 09:03 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian mobile operator Smart Axiata has announced the online video competition winners during the closing ceremony of its Digital Literacy Programme. According to Smart ...

Cambodia internet customer base jumps 20% to 16 mln in 2019

Published 05 Mar 2020 14:15 CET | Cambodia

Cambodia ended 2019 with 16.1 million internet subscribers, which represents an increase of 20 percent year-on-year, Xinhua news agency reports, citing Im Vutha, spokesman ...

Telecom Cambodia, CFOCN partner on fibre network deployment

Published 17 Feb 2020 10:31 CET | Cambodia

State-owned Telecom Cambodia and Cambodia Fibre Optic Communication Network (CFOCN) have agreed to jointly deploy metro and regional fibre optic backbone networks, ...

Qualcomm, Operation Asha collaborate on app to improve tuberculosis treatment outcomes

Published 31 Jan 2020 17:42 CET | Afghanistan, Cambodia, India, Zambia

Qualcomm, through the Qualcomm Wireless Reach Initiative, and Operation Asha (OpAsha) announced their collaboration on the development of a mobile-enabled e-Counseling ...

Cryptocurrency start-up Electroneum to work directly with Cambodian MNO Cellcard

Published 31 Jan 2020 17:25 CET | Cambodia, United Kingdom

UK-based cryptocurrency start-up Electroneum landed a deal for direct collaboration with Cambodian mobile network operator Cellcard to enable airtime and data top-ups, while ...

Huawei to power Cambodia's 5G services launch, provide services for govt

Published 27 Jan 2020 10:21 CET | Cambodia

Huawei has signed a partnership agreement with Cambodia's Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications to provide the country with ICT equipment and a 5G technology training ...

Smart Axiata to merge SmartLuy unit with Pi Pay digital payment platform

Published 15 Jan 2020 09:00 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has agreed to merge its subsidiary SmartLuy with Pi Pay. The Pi Pay digital app-based payments platform is now expected to boost its ...

Smart Axiata launches PUBG Mobile Tournament in Cambodia

Published 14 Jan 2020 12:45 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian mobile operator Smart Axiata has unveiled the first Smart PUBG Mobile Tournament for eSports fans, granting a total prize of 120,000,000 Riels to all the winning ...

Smart Axiata, Cambodia Prime Minister talk 5G deployment

Published 20 Dec 2019 11:58 CET | Cambodia

On the occasion of Smart Axiata's 10th anniversary, Tan Sri Jamaludin Ibrahim, CEO of Axiata Group, the majority shareholder of Cambodian operator Smart Axiata, together with ...

Smart Axiata, Google, GSMA launch digital literacy project in Cambodia

Published 22 Nov 2019 08:32 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata, in partnership with Google and the GSMA, has launched a digital literacy and internet safety programme for local customers. The project will ...

Viettel shuns Huawei for 5G network, Metfone still working with Huawei

Published 28 Aug 2019 10:50 CET | Cambodia, Vietnam

Vietnam operator Viettel does not plan to use Huawei for its 5G network due to security concerns. However, its Cambodian subsidiary Metfone said it will continue to work with ...

Smart Axiata launches GigaGigs mobile crowdsourcing platform

Published 16 Aug 2019 11:23 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has launched a digital service called GigaGigs by Smart. GigaGigs is a mobile crowdsourcing platform designed to enable businesses to ...

AIIB offers USD 75 mln loan for fiber deployment in Cambodia

Published 15 Jul 2019 10:15 CET | Cambodia

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has provided a loan of USD 75 million to Cambodia Fiber Optic Communication Network (CFOCN). The funds will be used for the ...

Metfone to launch 5G service trials in Phnom Penh

Published 10 Jul 2019 19:00 CET | Cambodia

Vietnamese operator Viettel Cambodia (Metfone), in partnership with Telecom Cambodia, will launch 5G trials in the Phnom Penh capital. Viettel is currently installing 5G base ...

Smart Axiata demos 5G services in Cambodia

Published 09 Jul 2019 07:57 CET | Cambodia

Cambodian operator Smart Axiata has completed a 5G live trial on 8 July at the Smart Shop Monivong. During this demo, Smart Axiata CEO Thomas Hundt used a 5G-enabled mobile ...