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Digicel PNG signs up Boroko Motors on prize partner for Digicel Stars talent competition

Published 10 Oct 2019 12:52 CET | Papua New Guinea

Digicel PNG has announced the return of its talent competition Digicel Stars in partnership with Boroko Motors as the major prize sponsor. The winner of the Digicel Stars ...

NICTA holds talks with PNG DataCo over wholesale internet price

Published 24 Sep 2019 13:58 CET | Papua New Guinea

The National Information and Communication Technology Authority (Nicta) is in consultations with PNG DataCo to set the wholesale internet price at USD 100 per 1 Mbps when the ...

Bmobile extends weekend data promotion

Published 19 Sep 2019 14:55 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea operator Bmobile has extended, for a limited time, the weekend data plan it launched last week to coincide with the country's Independence anniversary long ...

Telikom sponsors Lukim PNG Nau Expo in Papua New Guinea

Published 18 Sep 2019 09:05 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea operator Telikom has sponsored the 7th Lukim PNG Nau Expo, an initiative by the Papua New Guinea Tourism Industry Association (PNGTIA). Under its sponsorship ...

BSP extends m-banking service to Bmobile 4G users

Published 11 Sep 2019 13:24 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's Bank South Pacific (BSP) mobile banking service is now available to Bmobile 4G subscribers, reports the National. BSP said this meant that BSP customers ...

Digicel PNG opens new store in Goroka

Published 10 Sep 2019 09:29 CET | Papua New Guinea

Digicel PNG has opened a new fully modernized store in Goroka town for its customers in Eastern Highlands Province, who now have access to a full range of retail products and ...

Digicel PNG to invest more in rural deployments

Published 05 Sep 2019 10:56 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guineaan operator Digicel said it has invested more than USD 1 billion in the country in the past ten years and will increase its investment in the coming year with ...

Coral Sea cable reaches Sydney

Published 05 Sep 2019 09:47 CET | Australia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

Work on laying the USD 92 million Coral Sea submarine cable from Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands to Australia has reached Sydney. PNG Dataco managing director Paul ...

Bmobile formally ends cooperation deal with Vodafone, cards still valid

Published 22 Aug 2019 09:20 CET | Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

Papua New Guinea operator Bmobile has announced that it officially terminated its cooperation agreement with Vodafone on 01 May, The National reported. Bmobile and Vodafone ...

Bmobile resolves network congestion

Published 13 Aug 2019 12:44 CET | Papua New Guinea

Bmobile of Papua New Guinea said engineers have addressed the congestion on its network in the past week, The National reported, citing a company spokesperson. The firm said ...

Digicel PNG enables data rollover for plan renewals within 24 hours of expiry

Published 12 Aug 2019 10:44 CET | Papua New Guinea

Digicel PNG has announced that prepaid customers can roll over their unused data to their renewed plan. To roll over their allowance, prepaid customers with an active data ...

Digicel PNG doubles credit on top-ups

Published 07 Aug 2019 14:11 CET | Papua New Guinea

Digicel PNG has launched double credit for users who make tops-ups, reports The National. The offer comes with an apology for the interruption to bundle purchasing over the ...

Telikom sponsors Port Moresby Suburban Sport League Association

Published 25 Jul 2019 16:20 CET | Papua New Guinea

Telikom PNG has signed a sponsorship agreement with the Port Moresby Suburban Sport League Association (POMSSLA). Telikom will provide PGK 5,000 to support POMSSLA in the ...

Digicel PNG stages roadshow to promote data plans

Published 24 Jul 2019 11:20 CET | Papua New Guinea

Digicel PNG is holding a roadshow to promote the mobile company's PGK 1, PGK 2 and PGK 3 Data Pawa Hour Plans that are now available across the country, reports The National. ...

Vocus deploys Coral Sea Cable landing sites in PNG, Solomon Islands

Published 17 Jul 2019 10:53 CET | Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

Vocus has announced it has installed Coral Sea Cable System landing sites at both Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. Vocus is building the 4,700km Coral Sea Cable ...

Telikom sponsors National Mask and Warwagira Festival

Published 15 Jul 2019 07:35 CET | Papua New Guinea

Telikom Papua New Guinea (Telikom PNG) has sponsored the 2019 National Mask and Warwagira Festival in Kokopo. Telikom provided PGK 5000 to support the event. ...

Telstra implements LTE network at Newcrest's gold mine in Papua New Guinea

Published 20 Jun 2019 14:01 CET | Papua New Guinea

Telstra Mining Services and Newcrest announced the successful implementation of what they call Papua New Guinea's first private LTE mobile network at Newcrest's Lihir gold ...

Click TV suspends satellite TV business

Published 19 Jun 2019 10:48 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG)'s Click TV has suspended its satellite television business and will concentrate its effort on the delivery of content via internet protocol, reports ...

Telikom PNG brings fixed wireless broadband to Meri Seif Haus

Published 11 Jun 2019 09:58 CET | Papua New Guinea

Telikom PNG said Kaugere Meri Self Haus were the recipient of its fixed wireless broadband service to boost its campaign against gender-based violence. The Meri Seif Haus is ...

NBC inks partnership with DataCo to develop national network

Published 06 Jun 2019 10:44 CET | Papua New Guinea

Under the agreement, PNG DataCo will be leasing twelve NBC sites to install cable landing stations under the Kumul Submarine Cable Network project and one Customer Point of ...

Speedcast creates custom connectivity solution for hospitals in Papua New Guinea

Published 17 May 2019 14:04 CET | Papua New Guinea

Speedcast International has announced that it is providing the Western Highlands Provincial Health Authority, in Papua New Guinea, with a custom private C-band VSAT network ...

SES Networks and PNG DataCo restore connectivity to earthquake-stricken PNG

Published 13 May 2019 10:29 CET | Papua New Guinea

SES Networks said it has restored mobile networks and broadband internet access for corporate and consumer customers under PNG DataCo following a 7.2-magnitude earthquake ...

PNG DataCo supplies fibre to hospital for telemedicine

Published 26 Apr 2019 10:37 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's Kundiawa General Hospital is using PNG DataCo's highlands fibre network to transmit 3D high definition tele-radiology imaging, reports The National. The ...

Digicel PNG appoints Stone as new CEO

Published 16 Apr 2019 09:11 CET | Papua New Guinea

Stone, previously chief operations officer, joined Digicel PNG in August 2018 with fifteen years' experience in the telecom industry. Stone will be responsible for the ...

Papua New Guinea watchdog approves Kumul takeover of Bmobile shares

Published 12 Apr 2019 12:23 CET | Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's Independent Consumer and Competition Commission has approved Kumul Consolidated's application to transfer all its shares in Bmobile-Vodafone to Kumul ...