Joseph Waring, Author at Mobile World Live

Joseph Waring

Blog: Tencent stuck in regulatory crossfire

Tencent, China’s leading online game company and operator of the popular WeChat messaging app, is …

Blog: Vietnam cyber laws a cause for concern

Vietnam recently announced measures to promote home-grown mobile apps and set the ambitious target of …

Blog: South Korea operator Q3 2018 scorecard

South Korean operators’ financial reports for Q3 showed broadly similar trends: healthy year-on-year profit and …

Blog: Philippines 3rd operator inches towards reality

With Philippines’ President Rodrigo Duterte threatening to personally intervene and select the country’s third telecoms …

Blog: China operator H1 2018 scorecard

China’s 4G penetration continued to climb, hitting 73.6 per cent after the big three added …

Blog: Big 3 feel heat from Singapore MVNOs

Singapore’s three major mobile players have a lot in common these days: they faced falling …

Blog: Thailand still in denial over spectrum pricing

Thailand’s much anticipated and long-delayed 4G spectrum sale is back on the table. But with …

Blog: Can Myanmar support 5 wireless players?

In the four years since the Myanmar government opened up the mobile industry to outside …

Blog: Are smartphone rentals value for money?

The largest mobile operators in South Korea and Singapore – SK Telecom (SKT) and Singtel …

Blog: What is SoftBank’s core telco business worth?

UPDATED 15/5: SoftBank announced its fiscal 2017 results last week, with the telecoms, venture capital and …