- News tagged "ida"
Monday, 18 Jan 2016
By the second half of this year, the Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) and the Media Development Authority (MDA) will merge to form IMDA. This was announced by Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, Minister for Communications and Information.
Friday, 10 Jul 2015
IDA proposes that it will set aside 60MHz out of the 225MHz of spectrum at a lower price to facilitate the entry of a new mobile operator. It also believes that the local market can only sustain up to four mobile operators at this point in time. Read on to find out more.
Monday, 8 Jun 2015
Recently conducted IDA studies testing telco connectivity, speed and coverage, have found Singtel to have the nation's widest outdoor 4G coverage as well as the fastest 3G and 4G download speeds. Full report details, including how the other two telcos fared, inside.
Thursday, 9 Apr 2015
M1 has been appointed as IDA's Home Access program service provider to deliver high-speed fiber broadband to up to 8,000 low-income households. Under the program, eligible households will gain access to M1's 100Mbps fiber broadband service for just S$6 a month.
Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015
The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are listed on IDA's Equipment Search List, which is a hint that the company is ready to launch both models at the same time on April 10.
Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014
Government agencies will be able to deploy smart devices and services at non-building sites such as bus stops, parks, and traffic junctions, swiftly and affordably, thanks to the collaboration between M1 and IDA. M1 will install AG (Above Ground) Boxes within the Jurong Lake District.
Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014
The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore has announced that the TV white space regulatory framework is ready, and approximately 180MHz of spectrum will be made available for use when it takes effect from November 2014.
Friday, 25 Apr 2014
With support from IDA, the first two pilot courses, which will take place this afternoon, are part of the Microsoft Singapore Week of Code initiative.
Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014
Consumers here may soon have more choices as Singapore's telecommunications regulator is looking to ease in a fourth mobile operator here. The IDA is sussing out interest from potential entrants to roll out mobile services.
Friday, 24 Jan 2014
The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore has imposed a penalty of $25,000 on M1 for failing its 3G outdoor coverage requirements.