Southeast Asia

Starlink to Shake Up Southeast Asian Satellite Market – Nikkei


Satellite-based internet service providers are mushrooming in Southeast Asia in what could spell respite for netizens in the region who till now had to struggle with patchy network connections, Nikkei Asia reported.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX is the latest company to enter the region, with plans to launch satellite internet service in Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Myanmar by next year, the report said.

Read the full report: Nikkei Asia.





China May ‘Need to Destroy’ Musk’s Starlink – SCMP


SpaceX Launches 53 Starlink Satellites Into Orbit – Space


US Lauds SpaceX Shutdown of Russian EM Attack – Defense News


China’s Military Fears Elon Musk’s Starlink – PLA Daily



Sean O'Meara

Sean O'Meara is an Editor at Asia Financial. He has been a newspaper man for more than 30 years, working at local, regional and national titles in the UK as a writer, sub-editor, page designer and print editor. A football, cricket and rugby fan, he has a particular interest in sports finance.

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