Quiconnect Signs More Sprint Hotspot Deals

Systems integrator Quiconnect, which is helping Sprint Nextel Corp. broaden its European WLAN presence, said this week it has made more agreements to help Sprint expand its WLAN coverage in Canada, Hong Kong and South Africa. Quiconnect has signed new access and interconnection agreements with FatPort in Canada; BeeNet in Hong Kong; and Internet Solutions […]

Cordia International Establishes Hong Kong PoP

Cordia International Corp. (CIC), a subsidiary of Cordia Corp. that develops Web services platforms for CLECs and ISPs, said today it has established a PoP in Hong Kong as it continues to deploy a global VoIP network. The PoP is located at the HKCOLO Limited facility in the Sino Favour Centre in Chai Wan, Hong […]

Arbinet Expands in Asia

Minutes trader Arbinet-thexchange Inc. has expanded its exchange infrastructure and regional support in Hong Kong. The company has activated a switch in the Sino Favour Center, Hong Kong, so members there can trade with other world markets without making large investments in infrastructure or workers. Arbinets Asia membership includes Japan Telecom, KDD, New World Telecommunications […]

BSG Arm Works with China Mobile Division

Billing Services Group Clearing Solutions GmbH, the German division of Billing Services Group (BSG), and China Mobiles subsidiary, Advanced Roaming Clearing House (ARCH), this week said they are working together to deliver telecommunications data clearing services. ARCH, a subsidiary company of China Mobile (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd, is the first clearing house to offer international […]

Trading Desk: Attention Turns to Asia-Pacific Trading

Posted: 11/2000 Attention Turns to Asia-Pacific Trading By Khali Henderson International capacity trading has centered primarily in America and the United Kingdom with online exchanges setting up shop, logically, where a majority of international traffic converges: in London, Los Angeles and New York. With those PoPs up and running, exchanges are beginning to turn their […]

PRIMUS To Acquire Retail Business, Assets ofTelegroup

Posted: 07/1999 PRIMUS To Acquire Retail Business, Assets of Telegroup PRIMUS Telecommunications Group Inc., McLean, Va., a facilities-based global telecommunications company, announced that it has agreed to acquire substantially all of the retail assets and business of Telegroup Inc., Fairfield, Iowa, for approximately $72 million in cash and debt securities. PRIMUS will purchase Telegroup’s retail […]

Telecommodities Indices

Posted: 05/1999 U.S.-to-Latin America Routes Lower Global Index Minutes routes from the United States to Central and South Americas drove down the global index last month. The RateXchange Americas regional index fell by 9.5 percent, followed by Asia by 5.24 percent and Europe by a fraction. The global index for private-line and satellite-capacity pricing was […]

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