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Maxis delivers solid Q1 2020, confirming strong traction in its convergence strategy
Underlying service revenue (excluding wholesale) at RM1.9 billion Strong growth in postpaid and fibre subs, 13.7% & 40% YoY
TIME posts US$263.9mil revenue in FY2019 driven by wholesale and retail
FY2019 revenues grew 13.3% year-on-year to US$263.9 million Growth recorded across all core customer groups, led by wholesale & retail
Solid Q4 sees Maxis closing 2019 with strong momentum
Strong performance in postpaid, revenue grew 4.2% against Q4 2018 Fibre connections grew 25k in Q4 2019 to be at 369k connections in total
MCMC: Optimising existing 4G networks key in laying foundation for 5G deployment
Malaysia's MCMC urges telcos to upgrade their 4G network elements or 5G's potential will not be realised.
Week in Review: New Malaysian Communications and Multimedia minister needs to get on accelerated learning curve
Driving Malaysia’s Digital Economy forward will fall under Gobind Singh Deo’s portfolio Has to drive all parties hard to ensure Malaysia has world class telco and digital infrastructure   MALAYSIA’s peaceful transition of power from an incumbent party that had ruled the country since independence in 1957 to its defeat in the 9 May election, the 14th in the country’s history is still making global headlines.
Slow Internet speeds damping Malaysia’s digital economy aspirations: MDEC CEO
Malaysia's digital economy aspiration is being dampened by the relatively slow Internet speeds available here, the head of the country’s national ICT custodian admitted.
Alcatel-Lucent appoints Singapore’s OrisTel a value-added distribution partner
Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited (ST Electronics) said that its telecom systems integration arm OrisTel Systems Pte Ltd (OrisTel) has signed an agreement with Alcatel-Lucent to act as its preferred regional value-add partner for the distribution of ultra-broadband fixed and wireless access products.
Singapore gets 2Gbps fibre broadband via ViewQwest
Fibre broadband operator ViewQwest announced its capability to offer 2Gbps fibre broadband, claiming this was the first in the world outside of Japan, and the fastest residential Internet connectivity in Singapore.
Broadband: Asian tigers knock Europe back to the old world
Norway is the only major European country to make it into the top 10 global markets in the Broadband Development Index, a new service launched by global technology research and advisory firm Ovum to track the take-up of high-speed fixed and mobile broadband services in 191 countries.
Malaysia has the mojo to be data centre hub: TE Connectivity
According to Tim Takala, technical director for Asia and the enterprise network division at TE Connectivity, there are various opportunities that Malaysia can take advantage of to become the regional data centre hub, and one of them is in disaster recovery.
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