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Temasek pumps funds into bike-share startup Mobike

Chinese bike-sharing startup Mobike raised an additional $215 million in a new funding round, bringing …

Singtel in talks to boost stake in Thailand’s AIS

Singtel is once again looking to acquire a stake in Intouch Holdings from state-investment firm …

SingTel shareholder gets foothold in Latin America with Virgin Mobile investment

Temasek, the majority shareholder of Asian operator group SingTel, led an $86 million equity capital funding …

SingTel linked to AIS shareholder stake — report

SingTel is reportedly a contender to acquire a $3.1 billion stake in Shin Corp, a …

SingTel to change chairman

SingTel announced that Chumpol NaLamlieng is to step down as its chairman at its next AGM, scheduled for late July 2011.

Qatar Telecom/Indosat deal sparks controversy

A plan aimed at forcing Singapore-based sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings to relinquish one of its indirect shareholdings in Indonesia’s two largest mobile operators (Indosat and Telkomsel) has run into controversy as Temasek agreed to sell its stake in Indosat to Qatar Telecom, an affiliated company.

Indonesian court rejects Temasek appeal

Financial Times reports that Indonesia’s supreme court has rejected most of an appeal by Temasek Holdings against a lower court verdict that the Singapore state-owned investment company violated anti-monopoly laws through its indirect ownership of stakes in the country’s two largest mobile operators.

Qtel cleared to acquire majority stake in Indosat

A long-running saga involving the ownership of Indosat, Indonesia’s second-largest mobile operator, has taken another twist this week with news that the Indonesian government has allowed Qatar Telecom (Qtel) to buy up to 65 percent of the company.