From January next year, Singaporeans will get to enjoy free wireless Internet in public areas for two years. The government hopes this will grow the broadband market from the current 50,000 users to about 250,000 users in two years.
Three operators – iCELL network, QMax Communications and SingTel will participate in this government and industry sponsored program. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong himself has announced this and other initiatives yesterday evening during a celebration marking 25 years of infocomm achievements.
P.S: The picture above shows the Singapore Merlion on Sentosa island
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