Tech in Asia recently obtained funding of up to US$4 million from a list of high profile investors, including current and existing ones. The move, backed by the SB ISAT Fund (funded by Softbank and Indosat), is said to help boost connectivity in the Asian tech ecosystem.
On 16th June 2015, the ICT Federation of Cambodia (ICTF) organised a Smart City workshop at the SOMA Tower. Under the umbrella of the ICTF, SOMA Group has developed a foresight in constructing a new town that will take up approximately 60 hectares on a few kilometers out of Phnom Penh.
On June 9th last week, Everjobs, an online career portal, officially launched its operations in Phnom Penh. Backed by Rocket Internet, Everjobs’ platform provides emerging markets in Southeast Asia and Africa with thousands of career opportunities for professionals.
New Underwater Cable Between Malaysia, Cambodia, and Thailand to Boost Internet Speed in the Kingdom
As part of a three stage strategic development plan to heighten connectivity levels in the Kingdom considerably, EZECOM-owned Internet provider Telcotech has signed an agreement that will result in the creation of a Malaysia-Cambodia-Thailand (MCT) submarine cable system. This system will consist of an undersea link that will provide Cambodians with swifter Internet speeds at a cheaper cost, linking them globally like never before.
Telecommunications equipment company Alcatel-Lucent has teamed up with Internet service provider Chuan Wei to bring about the first ever 100-gigabit-per-second fiber-optic data network to the Kingdom of Cambodia!