PCCW Global clientele expanded with Vodacom collaboration

HKT (SEHK: 6823) – HONG KONG, June 8, 2012

PCCW Global, an operating division of HKT, Hong Kong's premier telecommunications service provider, has added Vodacom as an important client.

PCCW Global currently provides international voice, satellite and data connectivity services to both enterprise and carrier customers all over the world. Its global network infrastructure currently reaches more than 1,800 cities across 120 countries worldwide, including in the Europe, Middle East and Africa ("EMEA") region.

PCCW Global is pleased to announce that it has recently entered into arrangements to provide these services to Vodacom - and as part of these arrangements will acquire certain relevant assets from Vodacom - to help it serve Vodacom’s communication needs.

Mr. Marc Halbfinger, PCCW Global’s Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are pleased that Vodacom has become an important client for PCCW Global as we supplement our existing capabilities in the EMEA region to better serve our existing customers and consistently develop new relationships and opportunities.”

About PCCW Global

PCCW Global is an operating of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider which is majority-owned by PCCW Limited.

With centers in Hong Kong, Herndon, Virginia in the US, Paris in France, and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, plus teams based in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia and the Americas, PCCW Global serves the voice and data needs of multinational enterprises, as well as the operational requirements of service providers. Covering more than 1,800 cities and 120 countries, the PCCW Global network supports a portfolio of integrated global communications solutions which include Ethernet solutions, IP solutions, fiber and satellite transmission solutions, managed services and solutions, and voice services. To learn more about PCCW Global, please visit

About HKT

HKT (SEHK: 6823) is Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider. It meets the needs of the Hong Kong public and local and international businesses with a wide range of services including local telephony, local data and broadband, international telecommunications, mobile, and other telecommunications businesses such as customer premises equipment sale, outsourcing, consulting, and contact centers.

Together with the highly successful media business of its parent company, PCCW Limited, HKT offers innovative media content and services across the PCCW Group’s unique quadruple-play platforms – fixed-line, broadband Internet access, TV and mobile.

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