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2004

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December 2004
29 Dec 2004 Optus provides rebates for Tsunami disaster calls
23 Dec 2004 Optus submits mobile termination undertaking to ACCC
23 Dec 2004 Optus furthers commitment to the Hunter region
22 Dec 2004 Optus takes the lead with Australian satellite deals
20 Dec 2004 Optus brings network coverage to Moura, Queensland
15 Dec 2004 Carlton and Optus Take Sponsorship into 2005
15 Dec 2004 Optus brings new competition to the Territory
15 Dec 2004 Bonus downloads on OptusNet broadband
10 Dec 2004 Optus lights up the Traralgon Show and its coverage
07 Dec 2004 Optus mobile coverage goes further in regional Victoria
07 Dec 2004 Optus to test wireless broadband
 
November 2004
30 Nov 2004 Parramatta or Paris - call overseas on your Optus Mobile for the same rate as a local call
29 Nov 2004 Optus and Bell Shakespeare announce winners of inaugural Make A Scene Competition
23 Nov 2004 Optus continues to drive network coverage along Pacific Highway
22 Nov 2004 Optus Announces Australia's Most Comprehensive Tennis Sponsorships Ever
22 Nov 2004 Optus gains ground in South Australia
19 Nov 2004 Optus and Vodafone Australia finalise agreement to roll out shared 3G network
18 Nov 2004 Optus confirms plans for call centre operations in India
16 Nov 2004 Optus announces new headquarters
10 Nov 2004 Optus puts Universal Music in the palm of your hand
09 Nov 2004 Optus continues to widen GSM coverage along Pacific Highway
04 Nov 2004 The SingTel Group's results for the second quarter and half year ended 30 September 2004
03 Nov 2004 Seven leading Asia Pacific mobile operators to formregion's largest joint venture mobile company
03 Nov 2004 Optus brings network coverage to Mundubbera, Queensland
01 Nov 2004 Optus CoWs Beef the Capacity for Melbourne Cup
01 Nov 2004 SingTel's regional mobile subscriber base exceeds 56 million
 
October 2004
28 Oct 2004 Optus turns up the heat with bundle breakthough
26 Oct 2004 Optus to link DFAT's international offices
19 Oct 2004 Optus continues to strengthen network coverage in regional Queensland
18 Oct 2004 Optus sales soar as OptusNet flies past 250,000 subscribers
07 Oct 2004 Optus launches innovative third-party mobile content model for Optus Zoo
 
September 2004
20 Sep 2004 New additions to Optus Senior Management Team
16 Sep 2004 Optus wins Victorian Government voice contract
16 Sep 2004 Optus behind the controls for PanAmSat
15 Sep 2004 Optus Chief Executive urges Federal Government to drive competitive take up of broadband
14 Sep 2004 SMS your support for the Optus Australian Davis Cup Team
14 Sep 2004 Optus Victoria Director confirms commitment to the State
02 Sep 2004 MTV Mobile rocks into Optus Zoo
01 Sep 2004 Optus slashes international rates and rolls back line rentals
 
August 2004
30 Aug 2004 Optus Satellite continues to shine
26 Aug 2004 Optus and Vodafone Australia announce plans to roll out shared 3G network
20 Aug 2004 Optus Embraces Yahoo! Search
19 Aug 2004 Optus investment creates more jobs for Adelaide
17 Aug 2004 Optus takes broadband to new heights
10 Aug 2004 Incoming Optus Chief Executive confirms senior management structure
10 Aug 2004 OptusNet Broadband hits 200,000 subscribers
09 Aug 2004 Optus adds BlackBerry to its suite of mobile email solutions
05 Aug 2004 The SingTel Group's results for the quarter ended 30 June 2004
03 Aug 2004 Optus brings mobile coverage to Anna Bay
03 Aug 2004 SingTel expands regional mobile subscriber base to 52 million
 
July 2004
29 Jul 2004 Optus reaches over 86 per cent acceptance levels for Uecomm
27 Jul 2004 Optus invests five million in Pacific Highway mobile coverage extension - Port Macquarie
27 Jul 2004 Optus invests five million in Pacific Highway mobile coverage extension - Taree
27 Jul 2004 Optus invests five million in Pacific Highway mobile coverage extension - Coffs Harbour
23 Jul 2004 Optus-nominated representatives join Uecomm Board of Directors
14 Jul 2004 Optus delivers business convergence
07 Jul 2004 Optus enhances mobile coverage in Gulgong
07 Jul 2004 ACCC condition to Optus' takeover bid for Uecomm has been satisfied
07 Jul 2004 SMS travels to 90 countries with Optus
05 Jul 2004 SMS your support for the Optus Australian Fed Cup Team
04 Jul 2004 Optus reveals new plans as broadband numbers accelerate
03 Jul 2004 Uecomm Target statement FINAL - [pdf] 1,123 kb
02 Jul 2004 Optus Uecom offer document and bidders statement - [pdf] 2,379 kb
01 Jul 2004 Optus awarded extension of major Federal Government agreement
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June 2004
30 Jun 2004 Toormina schoolgirl designs winning mobile phone cover
22 Jun 2004 Optus completes Remote Area Broadcasting portfolio
10 Jun 2004 More Optus mobile coverage for the Hunter region
10 Jun 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage along the mid north coast of New South Wales
 
May 2004
28 May 2004 Optus mobile coverage goes further in north western New South Wales
27 May 2004 Kids surf safely between the Optus flags
21 May 2004 Optus announces recommended cash offer for Uecomm
20 May 2004 Optus and FUJIFILM press print on mobile photo messages
20 May 2004 Optus' mobile data solutions fly high with Jetstar
17 May 2004 SIMplus Mobile provides another choice for mobile customers
14 May 2004 Optus mobile coverage comes to Charleville and Cunnamulla
14 May 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in far north Queensland
12 May 2004 Optus signs satellite launch contract
11 May 2004 Optus set to further challenge competition
06 May 2004 The SingTel Group's results for the quarter and year ended 31 March 2004
05 May 2004 Optus Chief Executive to step down after seven years
04 May 2004 SingTel's regional mobile subscriber base rises past 47 million
 
April 2004
30 Apr 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in South Gippsland
23 Apr 2004 Shakespeare on line across the Territory
21 Apr 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Central West QLD
21 Apr 2004 Optus extends mobile coverage in Central West NSW
14 Apr 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage along the Newell Highway
14 Apr 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Gladstone
14 Apr 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in the Blue Mountains
07 Apr 2004 Optus extends its mobile coverage to Woomera
06 Apr 2004 Optus cements powerful partnership with the Queensland Government
06 Apr 2004 Optus expands mobile coverage across the Central Highlands
05 Apr 2004 Optus brings mobile coverage to Cloncurry
05 Apr 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage north of Bundaberg
01 Apr 2004 Optus Wireless Connect checks in at Stamford Hotels
 
March 2004
31 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage along the Flinders Highway
29 Mar 2004 Optus enhances mobile coverage along 1000 kilometres of highway in south western Victoria
24 Mar 2004 Optus first to market with IP storage solution
24 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Swan Reach
24 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Balranald
24 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in the Murray Valley
15 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Coramba
10 Mar 2004 Optus further improves mobile coverage in the Hunter region
04 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in the Riverina
04 Mar 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Hervey Bay
01 Mar 2004 Optus and IBM partner to deliver on demand solutions
01 Mar 2004 Optus WiFi takes off at Sydney Airport
 
February 2004
27 Feb 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Patho
27 Feb 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Bermagui and Tilba Tilba
27 Feb 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Marysville
27 Feb 2004 New broadband prices from Optus
25 Feb 2004 Former Olympian to shares tips with Nowra sportspeople
24 Feb 2004 Former Olympian to shares tips with Wollongong sportspeople
19 Feb 2004 Optus partners with Cirque's amazing people
16 Feb 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Corryong VIC
16 Feb 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Dorrigo
10 Feb 2004 SingTel chief confirms Optus' commitment to the Territory
10 Feb 2004 Optus predicts eight million SMS Valentines
05 Feb 2004 The SingTel Groups results for the third quarter and nine months ended 31 December 2003
04 Feb 2004 Tennis Australia say 'yes'
04 Feb 2004 Optus expands mobile coverage along 900 kilometres of highway in north western Victoria
03 Feb 2004 Optus creates more jobs for Melbourne
02 Feb 2004 SingTel's regional mobile subscriber base surpasses 44 million
 
January 2004
29 Jan 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Barwon Heads
27 Jan 2004 Optus announces consumer DSL plans and prices
  Broadband take-up set to explode with new Optus IP Solutions
16 Jan 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Merriwa
15 Jan 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Lismore
15 Jan 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Kilmany
15 Jan 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Halls Gap, Coleraine and Natimuk
15 Jan 2004 Optus improves mobile coverage in Ballarat
15 Jan 2004 Optus unveils new net offers
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