Broadband in Asia-Pacific: too much, too little?
7th edition 2008
Prepared for ITU TELECOM ASIA 2008 (Bangkok,
Thailand, 2-5 September 2008), this report is an indispensable reference book of
telecommunication/ICT facts and figures for the region. The publication provides
an overview of recent market trends, including in the area of fixed, mobile and
Internet services. It focuses on broadband developments in the region, including
in terms of policies, technologies, competition, access, pricing and
applications. The report highlights government policies in the area of broadband
that may serve as best practise examples but also looks at and analyzes the
region's broadband digital divide and makes a number of conclusions and
recommendatations. The report includes some 20 regional tables covering key
telecommunication/ICT indicators, over 40 individual country pages with a five
year profile from 2002-2007, and a directory with names of telecommunication
ministries, regulators and operators in the region.