Less than a month after many of the nation’s largest CEOs ruled out mandatory vaccination for the workforce, Telstra CEO Andy Penn put out a note to staff this morning about the move.
Telstra shareholders can look forward to the return of more than $1 billion after the group sold 49 per cent of its mobile towers infrastructure business.
Telstra has brought back the ever-popular dancing robots to the Resources Technology Showcase this year — and even added an aquarium to the mix.
Australia's biggest telecommunications provider is blocking around 13 million spam calls each month, double what it was blocking four months ago..
The country’s largest telco provider has announced a major shake-up to its network of retail stores dotted across Australia.
The news comes as the telco is pinged for overcharging thousands of customers almost $2.5 million over 12 years.
The telco has reported an expect fall in annual profit and warned COVID will have an even bigger impact this financial year.
The telecommunications giant’s rollout of its 5G network means it has been caught up in a conspiracy theory involving the new technology and coronavirus.
Telstra will hire 1000 Australians for call centre jobs in response to the coronavirus crisis as the state’s tourism minister urges West Aussies to continue exploring their backyard over Easter.
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Telstra’s sweeping changes to ensure people can stay connected in the coronavirus era will include scores of new jobs and free phone calls for certain members of the community.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission revealed the oversight affected as many as 180,000 households.
Telstra chairman John Mullen says CEOs are unfairly criticised over their pay, arguing the public does not complain about sport stars or entertainers pocketing millions.
A northern suburbs commercial lighting business that is exporting its innovative designs to New Zealand and South East Asia has been crowned Telstra WA Business of the Year.
Engineers at the new hub are already sending remote-controlled submersibles to the bottom of the ocean from thousands of kilometres away. Now they have their sights set on outer space.
Taxpayers are being gouged millions of dollars by tele-communications giants that have been accused of charging excessive prices for the meta-data police need to solve crimes.
For the first time nationwide, the publicly accessible payphones will be able to receive incoming calls, allowing members of the community to remain connected without a mobile or at a cost to them.
The changes, which ditch the lock-in contract model, will see 1800 offerings currently used by its customers streamlined into just 20 plans.
Jandakot, Thornlie and Osborne Park are just a handful of suburbs tipped to get better mobile speeds and network connectivity through the network.
Telstra has begun selling Australia’s first 5G device, a 5G hotspot, and will start selling a 5G mobile phone next week.
The company said it was also bracing for the launch of the 5G network in the coming months but says mobile will become the ‘engine room’ of the business.
Telstra is tapping into the growth potential of the Asia-Pacific with its first large capacity purchase on the new-generation New Cross Pacific cable.
After being in limbo for more than a year, the Ocean Beach mobile phone tower development is now on track.
The network is set to launch next year with a promise of more reliable and higher-quality video streaming, and faster fixed wireless internet.
Tesla says Robyn Denholm of Telstra has been appointed as chair of its board, replacing Elon Musk.
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