Singapore Telcos Could Make Up to $704m From 5G By 2025: Report (The Straits Times)

An industry report has concluded that the Republic is best-placed of all South-east Asian countries to capitalise on the new revenue opportunities generated by fifth-generation (5G) mobile technology.

The report by multinational technology company Cisco and consulting firm A.T. Kearney also noted that the revenue of Singapore telcos could as a result increase by up to US$510 million ($704 million) by 2025.

Consumer 5G mobile subscriptions are expected to account for up to US$240 million, while business-to-business or enterprise users could add another US$220 million with 5G aiding the adoption of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and the Internet of Things (IoT).

The remaining US$50 million is expected from firms that use the enhanced 5G connectivity to provide services to other businesses or consumers. 

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The Straits Times

10 September 2019

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