Foundation partners with Datec in Hagen

Foundation partners with Datec in Hagen

EXPANDING a business is an integral part of any organization and providing the best customer service is vital to its success. In doing so, Datec PNG Ltd has recently opened up its new retail shop in Mt Hagen, Western Highlands Province.

Datec PNG Ltd a subsidiary of Telikom Group of Company officially opened up its third retail shop in Mt Hagen city last week. Datec already has retail shops in Goroka, Madang opened recently focusing its expansion in the regions. Apart from the regions Datec has the mega retail outlets in Port Moresby and Lae.

Datec making its presence in a new geographic market is a challenge but with the support of Telikom’s technical infrastructure and services, they are confident of identifying more business opportunities for growth.

“We live in an information age, the new infrastructure and the services that we are developing within our group of companies particularly Datec are very important. Fundamentally, we are building the capability (people) and the services (network) to deliver Papua New Guinea into the future,” Telikom CEO, Michael Donnelly said.

Mr Donnelly says, it is a great asset that Telikom has, operating in the heart of Hagen town that can be repurposed to create a high quality retail outlet for the people of Western Highlands Province and its neighboring Highlands provinces. 

Speaking on behalf of the Minister for State Enterprises & Public Investments and Member for Hagen Open, Hon. William Duma, the Minister’s Second Secretary Mr Jim Pena thanked Telikom Group for the ICT facility in Mt Hagen. 

“I commend Telikom Group for the ICT shop set up which will serve the people of Hagen town and we acknowledge Datec’s presence in Mt Hagen.  We will continue to work with the Telikom Group for more success stories in Hagen.”

In coinciding with the shop opening, the Telikom Foundation in partnering with Datec to boost education, made a donation of computer sets to 12 selected schools in Hagen town.