Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Hello parent wins award

Hello parent wins award

Hello parent wins award

HELLO’S parent Axiata Group was named “Best Telecom Group of the Year” for 2011 by research and consultancy firm Frost & Sullivan, the Malaysia-based telecom has announced. This is the third year in a row that Axiata has won the category, which is a part of Frost & Sullivan’s Asia Pacific ICT Awards, the company said in a statement. Hello chief executive Simon Perkins congratulated Axiata Group and pointed to the parent company’s role in shaping his Cambodian operations. Axiata’s “strength across the region opens up many opportunities for Hello to tap on in terms of connectivity, technology and talent’’, he said. Frost & Sullivan industry manager for Asia-Pacific ICT Marc Einstein said Axiata had brought in US$5.1 billion in revenues for 2010, a 17 per cent jump from the year before.

MOST VIEWED

  • Proof giants walked among us humans?

    For years a debate has waged about whether certain bas relief carvings at the 12th-century To Prohm Temple, one of the most popular attractions at the Angkor Wat Temple Complex in Siem Reap province, depicted dinosaurs or some rather less exotic and more contemporary animal,

  • New US bill ‘is a violation of Cambodian independence’

    After a US congressmen introduced bipartisan legislation that will enact sanctions on Cambodian officials responsible for “undermining democracy” in the Kingdom, government officials and the ruling Cambodian People’s Party on Sunday said they regarded the potential action as the “violation of independence and sovereignty

  • Long way to go before Cambodia gets a ‘smart city’

    Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Battambang will struggle to attain smart city status without adopting far reaching master plans, according to officials tasked with implementing the program. The brainchild of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), the smart city program seeks to link up

  • Japan bank buys major stake in ANZ Royal Bank

    Japan's largest bank acquired more than half of ANZ’s shares in Cambodia on Thursday, according to a statement from Kith Meng’s Royal Group. Japan's JTrust Bank, announced that they had acquired a 55% of stake in ANZ Royal Bank. According to a Royal Group