Maxis

Maxis likely to face challenges in near-term, say analysts
Analysts expect that Maxis Bhd, the country's largest mobile operator, would likely continue to face challenges in the near-term, especially in the prepaid segment.
Home Services continues to drag down Maxis' bottomline
Maxis Bhd, the country’s largest mobile operator, is continuing to see its Home Services business dragging down overall group earnings.
Will TD-LTE make a difference for YTL Comms?
A recent report by a local telco analyst got Edwin Yapp thinking if migrating to TD-LTE would give WiMax player YTL Communications an edge.
Maxis and 10 other APAC mobile operators form M2M alliance
11 Asia Pacific mobile operators have formed what they claimed was the region’s largest Machine-to-Machine (M2M) alliance that would offer a ‘one-stop-shop’ experience for M2M deployment across Asia Pacific.
Ex-Maxis senior VP Fitri takes over the helm at Mesiniaga
Former Maxis Bhd senior vice president Mohamed Fitri Abdullah (pic) will be taking over the managing director role at Mesiniaga Berhad, effective Jan 1, 2014, replacing Fathil Ismail who will remain on the board as a non-independent, non-executive director. 
Maxis YTD revenue up 3%
Maxis Berhad said revenue grew 3% in the first nine months ended Sept 30 this year compared with the same period in 2012, to RM6.86 billion on the back of contributions from all business segments, but largely driven by higher mobile Internet and data usage which recorded an increase of 14.6%.
Maxis and Spotify in exclusive partnership
Maxis and Spotify have announced a partnership in which prepaid and postpaid Maxis customers now have access to the Spotify Premium service, along with 150MB of Internet data to access Spotify’s catalogue of over 20 million tracks, for RM10 (US$3.18) per month.
Muted LTE ad campaigns good for the market
Nine months have passed since the first announcement was made with regard to the availability of Long Term Evolution (LTE) mobile technology in Malaysia. Edwin Yapp looks back and wonders if the subdued LTE ad campaigns are good for the ecosystem.
Maxis eyes more SMEs with Business Kit launch
Kit combines fixed and mobile connectivity with marketing solutions for SMEs Claims to be only telco to offer integrated fixed, mobile, Internet and cloud-based solutions
The hunt for a smartphone, and a data plan
DNA founder Karamjit Singh recalls the most stressful challenge he has had since founding a startup and taking the entrepreneurial journey: Choosing a new smartphone and a data plan to go with it!
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