Optus welcomes ACCC’s decision

13 November 2002, 9:00 am

Chris Anderson, Chief Executive of Optus, today welcomed the ACCC’s decision to allow the Optus/Foxtel Content Sharing Agreement (CSA) to proceed. “The CSA is a breakthrough for Optus. All the very best subscription television content – in movies, sport, general entertainment and other genres – will now be seen on OptusTV. “In turn, this will … Read more

OptusTV gives more to consumers

13 November 2002, 9:00 am

Competition, choice and value are the new words in pay television as Optus delivers the winning package for Australian consumers. Martin Dalgleish, Managing Director Optus Consumer and Multimedia division, said Optus had shaken up Australian pay television with a new line up, a new look and a better deal for consumers. “With the addition of … Read more

The SingTel Group’s results for the half year ended 30 September 2002

7 November 2002, 9:00 am

Signs of clear and sustainable turnaround at SingTel Optus Significant increase in contributions from overseas investments Singapore, 7 November 2002 – Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) today announced its unaudited results for the six months ended 30 September 2002. A strong feature of the half year results is the better performance of the Group’s operations in … Read more

Optus offers more gold through broadband access

6 November 2002, 9:00 am

Optus today, launched its XYZed Voice over DSL (VoDSL) product enabling carriers and communications businesses to provide affordable access to the broadband market. This product offers XYZed customers the technology to turn an existing telephone line into a multiple line for voice and high-speed data connection. “XYZed customers will benefit by having the capability to … Read more

Optus provides better mobile coverage to regional Victoria

6 November 2002, 9:00 am

Optus is providing better mobile coverage for its customers in Victoria’s largest regional centre with a new base station at Wendouree. Local Optus dealer Robert Bell, said Optus is continuing to improve its mobile coverage in Victoria and this new base station ‘raises the bar’ for mobile customers in Ballarat and surrounding areas. “We have … Read more