Heightened competition is a given and Karamjit Singh learned how to rephrase a standard question in the toolkit of journalists, thanks to his attending back-to-back press conferences by Axiata and Telekom Malaysia.
Telekom Malaysia reports 8% revenue growth for the 1H2014 period, with its LTE service to come.
Telekom Malaysia is launching its LTE services today in Kedah but DNA sees a bigger objective in the launch.
DNA founder Karamjit Singh finds that TM R&D has moved away from its slow past and is morphing into a more dynamic organisation.
Telekom Malaysia announced year-on-year (YoY) revenue growth of 8.1% for the first quarter ended March 31, to RM2.62 billion from RM2.42 billion in the corresponding period last year. Growth was mainly driven by Internet, data and other services.
Telekom Malaysia Berhad has announced a 9.9% Year-on-Year (YoY) growth in group revenue to RM2.6 billion for the third quarter ended Sept 30 2013, from RM2.4 billion in the same quarter last year on the back of higher revenue contribution from Internet and data services.
The latest player to ride on the UniFi broadband network is listed tech company Formis Resources Bhd, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Formis Development Sdn Bhd, which describes itself as an SME (small and medium enterprise) business specialist.
There was nothing specific for the tech ecosystem in the Budget 2014 proposal announced by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Oct 25, beyond the promise of strengthening broadband connectivity in the country and the continued focus on supporting entrepreneurship in general.
Telekom Malaysia has launched the UniFi with Microsoft Office 365 bundle, an enhancement of its existing UniFi business packages, aimed primarily at SMEs.
Telekom Malaysia said revenue for the first half ended June 30, 2013 rose 4.8% to RM5 billion from the RM4.8 billion recorded in the corresponding period last year, driven mainly by data, Internet and multimedia services, particularly its UniFi high-speed broadband offering.