Yahoo signs distribution deals with six Asian cellcos

21 Jun 2007

Yahoo Inc. announced yesterday the signing of agreements with six Asian mobile network operators to distribute Yahoo mobile services over their networks. No financial details were disclosed. The contracts have been signed with Globe Telecom, of the Philippines, Idea Cellular (India), LG Telecom (South Korea), Telkomsel in Indonesia and Taiwan Mobile in Taiwan. Yahoo launched its oneSearch mobile search service in the Asian region in May this year. The service allows users to access information on local weather, maps, cinema listings, restaurants and other local information.