SingTel scores the iPhone deal for Singapore, India, Australia, and Philippines

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Singapore Telecommunications, aka SingTel, announced that it scored the iPhone distribution deal for four countries – Singapore, India, Australia, and Philippines. The Southeast Asia’s largest phone company said Apple’s handset will be offered through SingTel Mobile in Singapore, and it’s partly-owned subsidiaries in Australia (Optus), India (Bharti Group), and the Philippines (Globe Telecom). No dates were given, though.

Now it seems official – Apple’s exclusive country deals are out. In Italy, TIM and Vodafone are carrying the iPhone, while Vodafone will be competing with SingTel’s subsidiaries in Australia and India.

[Via: Reuters, Engadget]

  • Alex Manther

    iPhone 3G will be on sale on 9 June 2008. News is from a very reliable source.

  • Melvin Dave Vivas

    We already have it in Manila! Thanks to Apple! =)

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