The prospect of 5G has long presented a pivotal promise for businesses, governments and citizens across Southeast Asia, offering a future of high-speed, low-latency, reliable data networks.

Global mobile data has seen remarkable growth over the last decade, with the Cisco Visual Network Index (VNI) Forecast projecting global internet traffic will reach 235.7 exabytes per month in 2021, up from 73.1 exabytes per month in 2016.

The Covid-19 pandemic has amplified this shift, with the proliferation of remote working and digital business solutions accelerating our data-thirsty transition.

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