Cable & Wireless Optus launches B2B marketplace

29 March 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today launched Australia’s first internationally recognised business to business e-commerce platform CWO MarketSite and the Enterprise BuySite. Optus is the first company to implement the Enterprise BuySite e-procurement solution with more than 500 users expected on-line by mid April. “Today Cable & Wireless Optus and Commerce One are delivering on a … Read more

Optus cuts Internet prices

27 March 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today announced price cuts for its dial-up Internet service and installation discounts for its Optus @Home broadband Internet product. The price offers make Optus one of the best value Internet service providers in Australia. The price cuts for the dial-up service provide overall savings of up to 13% with monthly access … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus completes EUR 400 Million Issue

24 March 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus launched a Eur400m medium term note issue to institutional investors in the Europe on Thursday 23 March 2000. The notes, denominated in Euro, carry a coupon of six per cent and were priced at 95bp over the January 2007 Bund. The company has swapped the proceeds of the notes back to … Read more

Optus Welcomes Changes to USO

23 March 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today welcomed the Federal Government’s proposed changes to the Universal Service Obligation (USO). According to Adam Suckling, Group Manager Government and Regulatory Affairs for Cable & Wireless Optus, the changes are good news for all Australians living in remote areas. “The USO tender will see competition in the provision of telecommunications … Read more

Optus offers ‘all the calls you can make’ for $35

16 March 2000, 9:00 am

This weekend Optus will launch Australia’s first ‘all you can call’ local call offer for residential customers. Optus will also launch a new local call rate of 15c. These offers will be available to customers who are directly connected to the Optus cable network. With the Optus Unlimited Local Calls package, customers pay a fixed … Read more