Axiata

Softbank Corp invests US$60mil in Axiata’s ADA for 23% stake
Axiata’s digital, analytics and marketing company announced a partnership with the Japan-headquartered telco to expand ADA’s business in the region
Axiata, Telenor confirm they are in advanced discussions to merge Celcom and Digi
Both parties to have equal ownership, bring together both operations’ combined scale, competencies and finances
Celcom sees resilient H2 2020 performance, commits US$246mil capex for FY2021
The Malaysian telco saw increases in subscriber base, but faces challenge in increased data traffic. Pledge to further improve network capacity as well as 4G coverage.
Affordable enterprise-class Celcom Cloud Suite for local businesses introduced
The service focuses on IaaS and PaaS services, with a goal towards accelerating digital adoption among local enterprises and businesses.
Axiata Digital’s Aspirasi sees financing & insurtech as enabler for SME digitisation
Aspirasi Assist, an initiative by Axiata Digital to providing financing to small businesses in the B40 group, showcases how changing access to finance can help MSMEs restart.
David Hägerbro appointed Head of Ericsson Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh
Over 20 years experience in leadership & technology Successfully develop business across different countries
Axiata, Celcom, Boost Launch US$34.2mil Fund to assist Micro SMEs Hit by Covid-19
150k micro SMEs to benefit from shariah compliant micro-financing through Aspirasi 3-min online process, funding available in 48 hours from SMEs bank accounts
Budding data scientists to brainstorm smart city solutions at Urbanlytics 2019
Urbanlytics 2019, a datathon for Smart Cities tackles problem statements including cashless society and low carbon mobility planning.
Telco Deep Dive 2019: Did fear kill Axiata, Telenor merger bid?
Did fear that Celcom's talent pool and its predominantly bumiputera vendors would not be able to level up their game in a merged Celcom-Digi entity cause Daim Zainuddin to kill the merger?
Telco Deep Dive 2019: Axiata-Telenor mega merger called off, fails to hurdle complexities
Points to complexities of proposed transaction as getting in way of closing deal Acknowledge strategic rationale of merger, do not rule out future deal
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