Optus offers businesses a broadband breakthrough

29 November 2005, 9:00 am

Optus announced today its new broadband plans specifically designed for small to medium businesses (SMB), with fast download speeds and high data limits. Stuart Tucker, Optus Director SMB Marketing, said research by Optus highlighted how business customers wanted plans that were easier to understand and were ultimately better for their business. “Optus customers are demanding … Read more

Optus announces changes to senior management

28 November 2005, 9:00 am

Optus announced today important changes to its senior management team. After four years at Optus in the roles of Managing Director, Mobile and Managing Director, Consumer, Mr Allen Lew will return to Singapore by early 2006 to take up the newly created role of CEO, Singapore, reporting to Group President and CEO Mr Lee Hsien … Read more

SingTel streamlines its organisation structure to focus on three key businesses

28 November 2005, 9:00 am

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) today unveils a new organisation structure to leverage its key businesses to be the best communications group in Asia Pacific. Two new leadership positions are created – CEO Singapore and CEO International. Mr Allen Lew, Managing Director of Optus Consumer, will return to Singapore in early 2006 to be CEO Singapore. … Read more

Optus joins with other telcos to stand up to Telstra

18 November 2005, 9:00 am

Telecommunications companies united today to stand up for competition – and highlight Telstra’s aggressive campaign to wind back regulation and regain its monopoly. Optus joined with AAPT, iiNet, Macquarie Telecom, PowerTel, Primus and Soul Telecommunications in placing a full-page advertisement in a national newspaper, in the interests of an informed public debate. Titled “Stand up … Read more

Text in the city

16 November 2005, 9:00 am

Optus launched today Australia’s first public text message board in Federation Square, Melbourne. Victorians and visitors to Melbourne’s premier attraction can now have their text messages displayed up in lights on The Optus Message Board. The Optus Message Board, featuring over 30 Light Emitted Diodes (LED) screens for scrolling displays of mobile text messages, has … Read more