Optus signs deal to deliver satellite broadband

28 February 2003, 9:00 am

Optus today announced a deal with the newly formed Tasmanian based company e-Sat Communications Pty Ltd. Bob Murray, Optus General Manager, Satellite said, the deal would provide Optus satellite services to e-Sat via an Optus satellite hub which will allow e-Sat to provide community broadband services across Tasmania. “e-Sat will set up cooperative ventures in … Read more

Optus makes video on mobiles a reality

24 February 2003, 9:00 am

Optus Mobile has today made viewing video on your mobile phone a reality by launching a new range of mobile services including MMS video messaging, videostreaming and mobile games. Allen Lew, Managing Director of Optus Mobile, said Optus is bringing colour, movement and content to enrich the mobile consumer’s experience. “You won’t have to wait … Read more

Optus signs three-year deal with the Australian Health Insurance Commission

13 February 2003, 9:00 am

Optus has signed a deal with the Australian Health Insurance Commission (HIC) to provide a Managed IP Network Solution (MINS). The deal, worth more than $25 million over three years, confirms Optus as one of the leading providers of communication services to the Federal Government. Bill Leakey, Director for Optus Business said the company has … Read more

The SingTel Group’s results for the quarter ended 31 December 2002

7 February 2003, 9:00 am

SingTel Optus records quarterly profit of A$22 million Contributions from associates and joint ventures triple to S$208 million Singapore, 7 February 2003 – Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) today announced its results for the quarter ended 31 December 2002. Unless otherwise indicated, comparisons in this news release are against the quarter ended 31 December 2001. Group … Read more

Optus CMM announces strategic initiatives

5 February 2003, 9:00 am

Optus today announced it is further streamlining the Consumer and Multimedia (CMM) division by selling broadcasting assets in its National Digital Media Centre (NDMC) to Foxtel and outsourcing the services provided by its Video Operations Centre (VOC) to Omnilab. Martin Dalgleish, Managing Director for CMM, said the arrangements reinforce CMM’s strategic direction away from non-core … Read more