Vinaphone and Opera launch subscription app store

Updated 11/6: Vietnam’s Vinaphone has partnered with Opera Software to introduce what they claim is the country’s first flat-rate subscription app store. AppMarket, which is the storefront to Opera’s Mobile Store, has about 300,000 apps and games. Vinaphone customers can …

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Telenor to test Opera’s App Pass in Asian markets

Telenor is partnering with Opera to test its new Opera Max with App Pass, which allows users to connect and try selected mobile apps for free, at some of its Asian operations. In a pilot test at its Malaysian subsidiary …

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Asia Briefs: India’s DoT to suggest converged regulator, Huawei opens $170M R&D centre in Bangalore & more

In a regular series, Mobile World Live‘s Asia Editor Joseph Waring provides a regional roundup of news snippets: India’s DoT to suggest converged regulator — report India’s Department of Telecom (DoT) reportedly will propose to the Prime Minister’s Office next …

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Robi partners with Opera to offer users 5MB of free internet

Robi Axiata in Bangladesh is partnering with Opera Sofware and a local online marketplace to offer users 5MB of free internet when they use the Opera Mini browser. To take up the offer, Robi customers need to click on the …

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