National Telecom (NT) is in talks with ADVANC for a partnership deal that would see ADVANC purchases 10MHz of bandwidth on the 700MHz spectrum range from NT. Comment: See there are still 3 telco players in Thailand. EKH anticipates solid 1Q from RT-PCR tests on resurgence of 5th wave, will cod elderly care home & […]

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ADVANC sets Bt25-30b 5G capex next year, while AISCB to start lending services 1Q22, penetrating 43m its customer base., sees strong data traffic next year supported by Metaverse trend, roll out bundled 5G handset and air time package to boost market share. Comment: SCB is no longer restricted to its own branch network. Britania, a […]

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ADVANC reported 3Q net profit @ Bt6.37b, -2% yoy vs Bt6.54b consensus, subscribers rose to 43.7m, BB topped 1.6m subscribers, ARPU slightly drop from competitive air time package, will start digital lending venture with SCB (AISCB) 1Q22. AS will launch 3 mobile games before end of year, developing virtual reality (VR) games to capture growing […]

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ADVANC may report Bt6,688m 3Q21, +2.7% yoy, as online-call center and AIS mini corner helped servicing clients during pandemic, while AIS fiber home internet rev showed promising growth, Tabloid. Comment: The story for ADVANC is 1) sale of assets to a fund 2) True & DTAC merging and then the entire sector can start charging […]

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ADVANC agreed to pay Bt448m to settle Bt50b dispute with NT, paying ways for future collaboration. Comment: All of these lawsuits will be settled due to the new owners. APCO launches antiviral supplement, MyLife100, out on sales October 1. Comment: And these snakeoil salesmen have another bunch of rubbish supplements for you to try. BAY’s […]

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ADVANC maintained current approach to expand 5G network to increase market share to offset lower purchasing power from Covid, target 5G subscribers >2m by end of year from current 1m, stock trades XD on Monday (Aug 16), Bt3.5. Comment: Assuming that True takes DTAC, the telco industry is going to rock and roll. BPP acquires […]

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ADVANC’s expected to report today, Bt6.68b 2Q consensus. ANAN postpones sales of Bt6b bond by a week, as it plans to appeal the verdict of the Central Admin Court, which revoked a notification document to allow the construction or modification of Ashton Asoke. Comment: Imagine you bought a unit at this project as an investment, […]

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ADVANC secures official broadcaster right for Toyko Olympics on AIS Play for all matches. Comment: This is slowly taking True’s market share. AIS Play is fantastic for sports today versus True especially on a price comparison basis. BA to suspend BKK-Samui route from Jul 21 and postpone resumption of 5 other routes. Comment: I know […]

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ADVANC: Supreme Admin Court dismiss the CAT’s Bt2,449m damage claim against ADVANC, legal dispute is considered final. Comment: This case has been going on for a decade, should help the “overhang” on the share price. AOT 8M into this fiscal year (Oct-May its passengers fell 71.5% to 18.33m, flights dropped 51.6% to 206K flights, yet […]

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ADVANC teams up 6 hospitals to provide telemedicine services, AIS Well-Being, thru digital platform, aims to fill demand from long distance patients, offering real time consultations & monitoring without need for in-person visit. Comment: AIS is achieving what DTAC said they would do 5-7 years ago. BLA launches saving insurance plan, offering min returns, principal […]

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