The Investor Sentiment - Equity and investments forum for Sri Lankans
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Thread for News on CSE and SL Economy
Today at 8:26 pm by ruwan326

» MTD WALKERS - KAPI
Today at 5:18 pm by PANTOMATH

» REXP.N0000 ( RICHARD PIERIS EXPORTS PLC)
Today at 11:51 am by yellow knife

» AMF.N0000
Today at 11:23 am by serene

» இனிய பொங்கல்
Yesterday at 9:15 pm by nihal123

» DIPD.N0000 (Dipped Products)
Yesterday at 8:18 pm by PANTOMATH

» HUNA.N0000
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:29 pm by Ethical Trader

» අනං මනං! #/+?.<>
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:32 pm by ruwan326

» Blessing in Disguise!! It's high time Brothers!!
Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:35 am by serene

» Thread for News on Local and Foreign Politics
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:26 am by ruwan326

» LLUB.N0000 (CHEVRON LUBRICANTS LANKA PLC)
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:45 pm by PANTOMATH

» කෝටි 4620 ක බැඳුම්කර නීතියට පිටින් ශ‍්‍රී ලංකන්ට දීලා
Mon Jan 07, 2019 6:18 pm by Ethical Trader

» JINS.N0000 ( Janashakthi Insurance PLC)
Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:12 pm by smallville

» Dividend Announcement
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:28 am by serene

» Thread for News on International Markets
Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:40 am by The Invisible

» LDEV - Lankem Developments
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:14 pm by ruwan326

» අවුරුද්ද අප කයි - අපි අවුරද්ද කමු (ජනවාරි පළමුවැනිදා)
Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:23 pm by malanp

» සැන්ඩි එපා!
Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:01 pm by serene

» අසිරිමත් සුබ නව වසරකට ආසිරි !
Tue Jan 01, 2019 5:08 pm by PANTOMATH

» SHL.N0000 (Softlogic Holdings PLC)
Mon Dec 31, 2018 6:04 pm by EBHRAHIMCANADA

»  වසරක කාලය තුළ ඉන්දියාවේ ඉහළම ආදායම් ලාභීන්
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:47 am by nihal123

» අයදුමේ දී ඡායාරූප ‘ඇලවීම‘ අවශ්‍ය නැති ජාතික හැඳුනුම්පත ජනවාරි 01 සිට දිවයිනටම
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:37 pm by lanka

» මැදපෙරදිගට පමණක්‘ පාස්පෝට් මින් ඉදිරියට නැහැ
Thu Dec 27, 2018 5:18 pm by Ethical Trader

» BFN - Orient Finance
Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:53 pm by serene

» Wishing Everyone a Happy Christmas !
Wed Dec 26, 2018 7:27 am by spw19721

» Happy Birthday
Tue Dec 25, 2018 11:13 am by sashimaal

» Trading Journal
Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:11 am by PANTOMATH

» COMB.N0000 ( COMMERCIAL BANK OF CEYLON PLC )
Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:41 am by The Invisible

» In the Meantime, Within Our Shores !
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:44 am by කිත්සිරි ද සිල්වා

» AAIC.N0000
Thu Dec 20, 2018 7:44 am by serene

» Buy International English Language Testing System (IELTS) in jordan((WhatsApp:+237675967490))
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:55 am by nihal123

» AINS - Arpico Insurance
Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:43 am by The Invisible

» CFVF - First Capital
Thu Dec 13, 2018 5:18 am by Ethical Trader

» Obituary Notice.
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:18 am by sashimaal

» බඩගිනී
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:20 am by Ethical Trader

»  Rajgama heroes !
Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:43 am by කිත්සිරි ද සිල්වා

» BOPL.N0000 (Bogawantalawa Tea Estates PLC)
Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:35 am by The Invisible

» Sri Lanka economic slowdown trims company profits, bank earnings grow
Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:04 pm by nihal123

» Better Than Bitcoin
Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:42 am by කිත්සිරි ද සිල්වා

» Hutchison, Etisalat complete mobile networks merger in Sri Lanka
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:30 am by The Invisible

» Oil prices surge more than 5-pct
Mon Dec 03, 2018 1:53 pm by Ethical Trader

» CCS.N0000 ( Ceylon Cold Stores)
Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:03 am by The Invisible

» HAYC - Haycarb
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:04 pm by xmart

» LGL Laugfs Gas
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:43 am by The Invisible

» Oil prices gain as investors eye Fed relief on interest rates
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:41 am by The Invisible

» ලැයිස්තුගත සමාගම් 8 ක් කොටස් ගනුදෙනු තහනම් වීමේ අවදානමක
Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:34 am by nihal123

» අපි තනිකර ලෝකය දිව යන්නේ
Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:32 am by කිත්සිරි ද සිල්වා

» NDB.N0000 (NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT BANK PLC)
Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:32 am by The Invisible

» Orient Finance PLC--(Share_Valuation_Report)
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:17 am by yellow knife

» කිඹුලා
Mon Nov 26, 2018 7:20 am by Lalinda

January 2019
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Calendar Calendar

Disclaimer


Information posted in this forum are entirely of the respective members' personal views. The views posted on this open online forum of contributors do not constitute a recommendation buy or sell. The site nor the connected parties will be responsible for the posts posted on the forum and will take best possible action to remove any unlawful or inappropriate posts.
All rights to articles of value authored by members posted on the forum belong to the respective authors. Re-using without the consent of the authors is prohibited. Due credit with links to original source should be given when quoting content from the forum.
This is an educational portal and not one that gives recommendations. Please obtain investment advises from a Registered Investment Advisor through a stock broker

Sri Lanka Telecom sees data revenue growing, margins falling

Go down

Sri Lanka Telecom sees data revenue growing, margins falling

Post by The Invisible on Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:19 pm

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka Telecom said broadband data will dominate revenue despite thinning margins and rising capital expenditure with the telco developing its own over-the-top (OTT) platforms for voice, audio, picture and video messaging services like WhatsApp and Viber.

SLT has invested over 70 billion rupees over the last two years to expand a fibre optic network for faster broadband.

"In terms of the telco industry, growth will focus on broadband-related digital services. Broadband revenues will dominate the income statement within the next three years," SLT Chairman Kumarasinghe Sirisena told shareholders in the company's 2017 annual report.

However, the fibre network with broadband speeds up to 100Mbps will boost third party OTT consumption eating into SLT's own traditional voice and messaging revenue.

"The year 2017 was another turbulent year for the global and local telecommunication industry as revenue from IDD and other traditional avenues declined due to the threat from OTT players," SLT said in its 2017 annual report.

Also, "margins from data are decreasing while the capital expenditure in infrastructure is on the rise," it said.

However, the telco said it doesn't see OTT's as a threat.

"The usage boosted by OTT consumption will fill up the broadband 'pipes', thereby contributing towards better return on investment," the telco said, adding that it would develop its own OTT platforms.

In 2017, revenue from broadband and 'data and other services' was 27 billion rupees at company level, accounting for nearly 60 percent of total revenue of 44.5 billion rupees.

The share of broadband and 'data and other services' to revenue was 38% percent in 2012.

SLT has connected 315 government establishments to the fibre optic network, and will add 545 more by the end of 2018.

It has also connected 2 million homes to the fibre network by the end of 2017 both in terms of fixed and mobile broadband.

SLT also provides IPTV on both its copper and fibre network. (COLOMBO, 18 April, 2018)
avatar
The Invisible

Posts : 877
Join date : 2016-11-28
Age : 39

Back to top Go down

Re: Sri Lanka Telecom sees data revenue growing, margins falling

Post by nihal123 on Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:09 pm

Thanks Invisible
avatar
nihal123
Top contributor
Top contributor

Posts : 5178
Join date : 2014-02-24
Age : 52
Location : Waga

Back to top Go down

Re: Sri Lanka Telecom sees data revenue growing, margins falling

Post by The Invisible on Fri Apr 20, 2018 10:54 am

You are welcome nihal.
avatar
The Invisible

Posts : 877
Join date : 2016-11-28
Age : 39

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum