Optus World launches AFL Footy Phone

23 August 1999, 9:00 am

At last, the ultimate in AFL supporter gear – a mobile phone in AFL club colours, which gives half and full time scores and rings to the tune of most club theme songs. Optus World, the AFL’s Official Mobile Phone Communications retailer, has just released its range of AFL Footy phone packages, and phone covers … Read more

Hutchison in services agreement with Cable & Wireless Optus

11 August 1999, 9:00 am

Hutchison Telecommunications (Australia) Limited and Cable & Wireless Optus have signed a Services Agreement covering the provision of interconnect services as well as transit services and other commercial products. The agreement allows for traffic to transfer between the Optus fixed line and Hutchison networks as well as between Hutchison and other carriers’ networks, via Optus. … Read more

Fixed to Mobile Savings for Small Business

2 August 1999, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today confirmed that following the ACA announcement it would now offer customers real competition in calls to mobile phones from their fixed line. Until now, customers had no choice – their local telephone company billed them for calls to mobiles, even where they had chosen a competitive phone company for other … Read more