Astro recently reported its Q1 2016 results, and while its top- and bottom-line appear strong, Goh Thean Eu looks at the other aspects of its business.
Digi may have won the subscriber base battle, but how did Malaysia's Big Three perform in other areas? Read on, and be prepared for a surprise or two.
Indosat Ooredoo recorded a net profit of Rp217.2 billion (US$16.3 million) in Q1 2016, compared with a loss of Rp455.6 billion (US$34.2 million) in the same period last year.
Goh Thean Eu shares six key takeaways from Digi’s Q1 2016 results, and comes up with a surprise or two.
Digi recorded service revenue for the first quarter of 2016 of RM1.56 billion, unchanged from the preceding quarter, against challenging and competitive market conditions.
'Today, I am very sure that with the Celcom First Blue, First Gold and First Platinum plans, we are going to be trending back,' says CEO Shazalli Ramli.
Maxis registered a marginal increase in Q1 2016 net profit to RM484 million, versus RM482 million in the same period a year ago, helped mainly by its postpaid business.
Maxis reported a 38% jump in Q4 net profit, driven mainly by its growing prepaid and postpaid business even while those segments saw a decline in subscribers.
Brocade has announced new Network Visibility solutions and a partner ecosystem that it said would empower mobile network operators with critical insights into the traffic within their networks.
Regional telecommunications group Axiata Group Bhd will need its two largest operating companies – Malaysia’s Celcom Axiata Bhd and Indonesia’s PT XL Axiata Tbk – to make a strong comeback in the second half, or the group may miss its 2015 targets.