PREMIUMIndonesian telcoms record data traffic surges as people start staying home

first_imgWe have been relying a lot on our internet connection, mostly for daily communication, work and entertainment. Since the government instructed the public to stay at home to curb the spread of COVID-19, the need for internet access has jumped, with people needing to ensure that they can remain connected while staying and working from home.After the government called on people to work from home (WFH) and practice social distancing on March 15, many day-to-day activities from working to schooling have shifted online. This has led to a surge in demand for digital communications services in the country. Endita Prima, a university lecturer in Yogyakarta, for example, spends much more time online than usual, as she has been required to provide her student lectures online from home since last Tuesday. She uses the… Facebook Forgot Password ? Log in with your social account Topics : LOG INDon’t have an account? Register here social-distancing work-from-home study Internet internet-connection telecommunications data data-access Telkomsel XL-axiata Linkedin Googlelast_img read more

Gold Coast development offers luxury living with ‘The Deck’

first_imgRenders of The Deck at Signature Broadbeach.SJB Interiors designed The Deck.“The Deck’s shared spaces encourage relaxation and interaction with neighbours and friends, while responding to the building’s physical form and coastal location, creating a series of recreational and tranquil spaces,” SJB Interiors director Ljiljana Gazevic said.“Signature Broadbeach has been designed to celebrate the unique lifestyle that represents living on the Gold Coast.”Signature features a collection of one, two and three-bedroom residences across 35 levels.Apartments start from $475,000. The pool at Signature Broadbeach.The resident’s lounge and private dining room integrate with the pool area and provides intimate spaces for formal and informal entertaining.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa18 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoThe outdoor barbecue and teppanyaki grill area are perfect for casual poolside dining, while a cinema and gym provide an outlet for residents looking to relax, unwind or exercise.“No other residential development in this market offers the extent or quality amenity of Signature, which was inspired by the amenity of luxury hotels,” Mr Pyke said. Renders of The Deck at Signature Broadbeach. Renders of The Deck at Signature Broadbeach.WELCOME to a new level of living at Broadbeach.Little Projects’ development director Leighton Pyke said The Deck at Signature Broadbeach was designed to complement its beachside location.Exclusively for residents, a 50m infinity edge pool is the centrepiece of the space. Renders of The Deck at Signature Broadbeach.last_img read more

Tanzania Vote Counting: Officials say voter turnout was high

first_imgTanzanians are awaiting the results of their election.Sunday’s vote was considered one of the tightest contests in Tanzania in decades.The electoral commission had previously warned candidates not to announce unofficial results.Full results are expected only on Thursday.The ruling party’s John Magufuli is battling former Prime Minster Edward Lowassa for the top job.CCTV’s Robert Nagila gives an update on vote counting in Tanzania.last_img