Prepaid disappointment, postpaid boost for Digi in Q2 2016
Digi.Com Bhd had a mixed second quarter ended June 30 2016, reporting lower pretax profit but higher profit after tax; lower prepaid revenue but higher earnings from postpaid.
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6 key takeaways from Digi’s Q1 results you may have missed
Goh Thean Eu shares six key takeaways from Digi’s Q1 2016 results, and comes up with a surprise or two.
Maxis Q1 2016 profits marginally up, thanks to postpaid
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.
False registration of SIM cards on the rise, CFM warns
Some agents and dealers are using consumers’ personal information to register fake accounts for sale to their other customers, CFM warned.
Slugfest: How Malaysia’s Big 3 performed in 2015
A deeper look into how Malaysia’s Big Three mobile operators performed in 2015 shows that 2016 is going to be another interesting year for the industry, writes Goh Thean Eu.
Digi dips in 2015, hit in migrant worker space?
Digi reported a decline in net profit and revenue for both its Q4 and full year ended Dec 31, 2015, and this looks to have been caused by a hit in its migrant worker segment.
Maxis ‘won’ 2015, says CEO Morten Lundal
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.
Slugfest: Malaysian telcos in Q3 2015
DNA editor Goh Thean Eu crunches the telco numbers, and comes up with a surprise or two.
Budget 2016: Startup goodies, MaGIC boost, ho-hum broadband
Recognising that the majority of Malaysian mobile phone users, especially youth, are on prepaid accounts, the Government will be providing rebates on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) for prepaid cards, Finance Minister Najib Razak said while tabling the national Budget 2016 in Parliament.