A once high-flying career in the telco industry now lies in tatters as U Mobile Sdn Bhd, the fourth largest mobile player, has sensationally fired its chief executive officer, Jaffa Sany Ariffin, on Merdeka Day, in what it described as “disciplinary action.”
U Mobile Sdn Bhd has introduced a new rewards programme called U Card, in partnership with BLoyalty Sdn Bhd.
U Mobile has launched its Internet Share Plan, claiming it was the first telco in Malaysia to offer data sharing.
3G mobile operator U Mobile Sdn Bhd announced it will be providing high-speed mobile Internet access to 1,000 digital TV screens operated by Berjaya Channel Sdn Bhd (BChannel).
U Mobile Sdn Bhd is bringing its products and services closer to consumers through an initial two-year exclusive contract with mini-market chain 99 Speedmart.
U Mobile and SAS Malaysia have announced the integration of SAS’ Visual Analytics solution into U Mobile’s operations.
The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has issued a total of RM920,000 in fines to Celcom Axiata Berhad, Merchantrade Sdn Bhd, U Mobile Sdn Bhd, Tune Talk Sdn Bhd, Maxis Mobile Services Sdn Bhd and Maxis Broadband Sdn Bhd for breaching their license conditions.
Telecommunications provider U Mobile Sdn Bhd has announced a collaboration with mobile technology solutions provider Macro Kiosk Berhad to provide Enterprise Messaging Services via its new Biz SMS Blast service.
The government, through industry regulator the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), has finally announced the allocation of the much-anticipated 2600 MHz (2.6GHz) spectrum band to eight operators for the deployment of Long Term Evolution wireless technology.
Maxis announced its financial results for the nine months ended Sept 30, 2012, saying it registered overall growth in all its core business segments, but reported lower profits after tax.