Change the way you live @ Home

27 January 2000, 9:00 am

High-speed cable Internet moves broadband content into the mainstream Optus @Home today unveiled details of its exciting new online content created especially for the Optus @Home high-speed cable Internet service. Optus @Home will provide broadband content for seven major categories from both established media giants including AAP, CNN, Fox and Bloomberg as well as new … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus wins $21 million contract with CGU Insurance

20 January 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus has won a three year, $21 million outsourcing contract to provide voice, data and communications services to CGU Insurance Ltd. John Filmer, Director Enterprise, Cable & Wireless Optus said, “The agreement with CGU will allow them to focus on their core business – insurance – secure in the knowledge that they … Read more

Optus – Australia’s fastest growing mobile network, again

19 January 2000, 9:00 am

Mobile phone users have given Cable & Wireless Optus a resounding ‘Yes’, subscribing in record numbers. For the third successive quarter, Optus is the fastest growing mobile network in Australia, with over 2.4 million customers. Optus increased its digital mobile customer base by 15.3 per cent between October and December 1999, with the net addition … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus confirms CSC deal signing

18 January 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus confirmed it has signed a contract, expected to be worth in excess of $500 million, to provide communications infrastructure and services to leading IT outsourcing company, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). The signing follows Cable & Wireless Optus’ announcement on 2 December 1999 that it had been awarded the contract in a … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus Establishes European Capital Markets Programme

17 January 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus said today that it would establish a Euro Medium Term Note program during the first quarter of this year. Notes under the program will be issued by its wholly owned subsidiary, Cable & Wireless Optus Finance Pty Ltd. Deutsche Bank AG has been mandated to arrange the program and ABN AMRO, … Read more