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Asia - Mobile, Broadband and Digital Economy Overview

This report contains comprehensive overviews of trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile, Internet, broadband and digital media for the entire Asian region. Topics include:-

Market and industry analyses and developments
Infrastructure, fixed voice and data, mobile, wireless, broadband and Internet
Facts, figures and statistics
Industry and regulatory issues
Major Players, Network Operators, Subscribers, Prepaid


1. Smart Grids
1.1 Overview
1.2 China
1.2.1 Smart grids – background
1.2.2 Smart grids – China investments
1.2.3 Smart grids – China policy
1.2.4 Smart grids – Anhui Province
1.3 South Korea
1.3.1 Smart grid stages: 2010 - 2030
1.3.2 Five smart grid implementation areas
1.3.3 Jeju Island
1.4 Singapore
1.5 Malaysia
1.6 Smart cities
1.6.1 Brief examples of smart communities
2. The Internet of Things – Cloud Computing
2.1 Overview
2.2 China
2.3 Japan
3. Broadband Market
3.1 Overview
3.2 Taiwan
3.2.1 Government initiatives for broadband
3.2.2 Broadband statistics
3.3 Japan
3.3.1 Government initiatives for broadband
3.3.2 Broadband statistics
3.4 China
3.4.1 Government initiatives for broadband
3.4.2 Broadband statistics
3.4.3 Online activities 2011
3.5 Hong Kong
3.5.1 Government initiatives for broadband
3.5.2 Broadband statistics
3.6 Singapore
3.6.1 Overview
3.6.2 Next Generation National Broadband Network (NGNBN)
3.7 Wireless Broadband
3.7.1 VoIP in Japan
4. Digital Media / Digital Economy
4.1 E-Commerce and M-Commerce
4.1.1 China
4.1.2 Japan
4.1.3 Singapore
4.1.4 South Korea
4.2 Online Entertainment
4.2.1 Overview
4.2.2 Advertising and marketing in selected Asian markets
4.2.3 Search engines
4.3 E-Government, E-Health and E-Education
4.3.1 Singapore
4.3.2 Malaysia
4.3.3 Pakistan
4.3.4 Philippines
4.3.5 Indonesia
4.3.6 South Korea
4.3.7 China
4.3.8 Mongolia
4.3.9 Japan
4.4 Digital Broadcasting
4.4.1 Overview
4.4.2 China
4.4.3 South Korea
4.4.4 Hong Kong
4.4.5 India
4.4.6 Singapore
4.4.7 Malaysia
4.4.8 Thailand
5. Mobile Communications
5.1 Market overview
5.2 Wireless broadband in Asia
5.3 Regional statistics
5.4 China and India
5.4.1 China
5.4.2 India
5.5 Growth drivers
5.6 Third Generation (3G) services and beyond
5.6.1 China
5.6.2 India
5.6.3 South Korea
5.7 Mobile Broadband
5.7.1 Development of mobile data services
5.7.2 South Korea
5.7.3 Singapore
5.7.4 Japan
5.8 Mobile operators
5.9 Smartphones
5.9.1 South Korea
6. Related reports
List of Tables, Charts and Exhibits
Table 1 – Broadband subscribers and households – November 2011
Table 2 – Singapore – broadband subscribers and households – May 2011
Table 3 – Taiwan – Broadband subscribers and households – December 2011
Table 4 – Taiwan – Broadband subscribers and annual change by access – December 2011
Table 5 – Japan – Broadband household connectivity and service availability – 2006 - 2008; 2011
Table 6 – Japan – Broadband subscribers and households – September 2011
Table 7 – Japan – Broadband subscribers and market share by access type – September 2011
Table 8 – China – broadband subscribers and households – April 2012
Table 9 – China – FttX subscribers – 2006 – 2012
Table 10 – China – Utilisation rate and number of users of different network applications – 2009 - 2011
Table 11 – Hong Kong – Digital 21 Strategy – key indicators – June 2012
Table 12 – Hong Kong – Broadband subscribers and households - March 2012
Table 13 – Japan – VoIP subscribers and annual change – 2004 - 2011
Table 14 – Japan – VoIP subscribers and market share by operator – September 2011
Table 15 – China Utilisation rate and number of users of different network applications – 2009 - 2011
Table 16 – China – Estimated value of B2C e-commerce market – 2005 – 2012
Table 17 – China – Estimated value of C2C e-commerce market – 2005 – 2012
Table 18 – China – online retail market revenue and customers – 2003 - 2012
Table 19 – South Korea – Internet usage rates by service– 2009 - 2011
Table 20 – South Korea – Main purpose of using the internet – 2009 - 2011
Table 21 – South Korea – E-commerce volume – 2001 - 2011
Table 22 – South Korea – E-commerce volume by transaction type – 2001 - 2011
Table 23 – South Korea – Internet banking service subscribers – 2001 - 2010
Table 24 – South Korea – Financial service by delivery channel – 2005 – 2010
Table 25 – South Korea – Online stock trading customers – 2004 - 2007
Table 26 – South Korea – Purchase items by internet shopping – 2010
Table 27 – South Korea – Mobile banking service subscribers – 2003 – 2010
Table 28 – China – advertising market revenues in major media – 2001; 2010; 2012
Table 29 – Japan – Advertising expenditures by medium – 2007 - 2010
Table 30 – Online activities by percentage of users in China, USA and Japan – 2009
Table 31 – China – Utilisation rate and number of users of different network applications – 2009 - 2011
Table 32 – China – top online companies by application with global comparison – 2011
Table 33 – China – Online gaming revenues – 2004 - 2012
Table 34 – China – Online video users – 2007 – 2011
Table 35 – China – Top 15 social networks – March 2011
Table 36 – China – SNS market share and user loyalty – 2010
Table 37 – China – Instant messaging users and utilisation rate – 2007 – 2011
Table 38 – China – Market share of online search engines – 2005 - 2010
Table 39 – China – Online search advertising market – 2005 - 2014
Table 40 – China – Search engine users and utilisation rate – 2009 - 2011
Table 41 – South Korea – E-tax usage rates – 2002 - 2007
Table 42 – South Korea – E-learning user market volume – 2004 - 2008
Table 43 – China – Overview of cable TV market – December 2010
Table 44 – China – Cable TV subscriptions and annual growth – 1996 - 2012
Table 45 – China – Forecast cable TV subscribers and household penetration: 2010 - 2012; 2015
Table 46 – China – Digital cable TV subscribers and penetration rate – 2002 - 2012
Table 47 – China – Forecast digital cable TV subscribers and percentage of cable TV subscribers: 2011 - 2012; 2015
Table 48 – China – IPTV subscribers – 2004 – 2012
Table 49 – South Korea – DTH subscribers – 2002 – 2012
Table 50 – South Korea – Cable TV operators and subscribers – Q2 2010
Table 51 – South Korea – Analogue and digital cable TV subscribers – 2002 – 2010, 2012 (e)
Table 52 – South Korea – IPTV subscribers by operator – 2006 - 2012
Table 53 – South Korea – IPTV growth by channels, content providers, after-school classrooms – 2008 - 2010
Table 54 – South Korea – IPTV real-time and pre-IPTV subscribers – 2008 - 2012
Table 55 – Hong Kong – HKBN triple play subscribers, ARPU and IDD traffic volume – 2003 – 2010
Table 56 – Hong Kong – PCCW NOW TV subscribers and ARPU – 2003 - 2010
Table 57 – Singapore – SingTel’s mio TV subscribers – 2007 - 2011
Table 58 – Asia – Mobile Internet subscribers, services and technology by provider – February 2012
Table 59 – Asia - Mobile subscribers and annual change – 1990; 1995; 2000 – 2012
Table 60 – Asia – mobile subscribers, annual change and penetration by country – 2011
Table 61 – India - mobile subscribers and annual change – 2006 - 2011
Table 62 – China – 3G subscribers – 2008 - 2013
Table 63 – South Korea – WCDMA subscribers by operator – December 2011
Table 64 – China – Mobile internet subscribers – 2006 - 2011
Table 65 – LTE mobile subscribers by operator – 2011 – 2012
Table 66 – KT and SK Telecom WiBro subscribers – 2006 - 2011
Table 67 – KT and SK Telecom WiBro domestic investment plans – 2006 - 2011
Table 68 – Singapore – 2G and 3G mobile subscribers – June 2011
Table 69 – Singapore - wireless broadband subscribers – 2007 - 2011
Table 70 – Japan – LTE subscribers – 2010 - 2013
Table 71 – Japan –NTT DoCoMo LTE roadmap – 2011 – 2013; 2015
Table 72 – Asia – Top 15 mobile operators (by subscribers) – 2010 - 2011
Table 73 – top growth markets in Asia – December 2011
Table 74 – South Korea – Smart phone subscribers and market share – 2009 - 2011
Table 75 – South Korea – Forecast smart phone and tablet PC subscribers and market share – 2010 – 2015
Chart 1 – Taiwan - Fixed-line broadband subscribers by technology – 2003 - 2011
Chart 2 – Japan – fixed-line broadband subscribers by technology – 2003 - 2011
Chart 3 – China broadband subscribers and household penetration – 2003 – 2011
Chart 4 – Hong Kong broadband internet subscribers by access type – 2000 – 2012
Chart 5 – South Korea – mobile banking subscribers – 2003 - 2010
Chart 6 – China – Cable TV subscribers and digital TV penetration – 1996 – 2010
Chart 7 – China mobile subscriber growth, population penetration – 2000 - 2013
Exhibit 1 – Smart grid implementation areas for South Korea
Exhibit 2 – Phased implementation plan of Jeju smart grid: 2010 - 2013
Exhibit 3 – Smart shopping
Exhibit 4 – Asia’s broadband markets ranked by household penetration - June 2011
Exhibit 5 – Singapore – Structure of National Broadband Network
Exhibit 6 – South Korea – Rankings in UN global e-government survey: 2005, 2008, 2010
Exhibit 7 – South Korea – E-government stages: 1980s – present
Exhibit 8 – Mongolia – E-Mongolia programme – targets 2009; 2012; 2015
Exhibit 9 – South Korea – Overview regional TV broadcasters
Exhibit 10 – Long-term evolution (LTE) roadmap in Japan – 2008 - 2012

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