The last 18 months brought enormous and unexpected change across the globe, and across our telecommunications networks. COVID-19 has heavily increased the demand for connectivity, as the world embraced a more digital way of life. From a carrier perspective, the first months of COVID-19 saw records being broken across the world’s networks. Data demands were spiking, driven by population-wide moves to remote working, use of on-demand video, and digital and cloud acceleration. Furthermore, we have seen a number of environmental and regulatory trends fundamentally alter the industry landscape in Asia.