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Digi Smart Prepaid plan comes with free basic Internet at 64Kbps

Digi launched a new prepaid plan called Digi Smart Prepaid. The new prepaid plan comes with free basic Internet at 64Kbps. The Telco said that its Smart Free Lite Internet at 64Kbps speed lets customers stay connected online 24/7 and is “perfectly suited” for popular services like Facebook Lite, Google, Twitter and light browsing at mobile-friendly websites. Users can also ...

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Digi 4G LTE officially activated in Penang

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (Digi) announced last Friday that its 4G LTE service is now officially activated in Penang, Malaysia. In Penang, the Digi 4G LTE population coverage is at 66% while 3G coverage is at 99%, it claims. The 3rd largest mobile operator (in terms of subscriber) said that it plans to expand to more areas in Perak, Perlis ...

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U Mobile Postpaid plans upgraded, now 3GB data for RM28/month

U Mobile announced today that its postpaid plans have been upgraded with more data. Three existing U Mobile postpaid plans are now upgraded with more data. U28 has been upgraded with 3GB data from 1GB previously, P50 to 5GB of data from 3GB, and P70 with 7GB of data from 4.5GB.

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Special Celcom packages for SUNWAY PALS members

Celcom Axiata Berhad in partnership with SUNWAY PALS announced its special packages for SUNWAY PALS members. SUNWAY PALS is a loyalty programme under Sunway Group, a “master community developer” with 12 business divisions across 50 locations worldwide.

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100 U Mobile roving trucks to increase sales & improve customer experience

U Mobile is making it even more convenient for consumers to purchase its products and services, as well as improve customer experience with the deployment of 100 U Mobile roving trucks. The Telco said that it understands the challenges faced by consumers living in the suburbs, and to address the demand for new flagship devices, the Telco is rolling out ...

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P1 offers 1 month free Internet, zero upfront payment, unlimited packages

Packet One Networks Sdn Bhd (P1) today announced its new “Ready to P1ay” campaign that gives consumers one free month of Internet with zero upfront payment and unlimited Internet. The campaign starts today for a limited time period. During this campaign period, customers who sign up for selected plans from P1 will not be required to pay any up front ...

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Digi 4G LTE now in Johor Bahru

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (Digi) introduced its 4G LTE service in Johor Bahru for more Malaysians to enjoy the benefits of high-speed Internet connectivity. The Telco said that the launch comes as part of Digi’s commitment to fast track 4G LTE rollout nationwide, following recent launches in Sabah, Sarawak, and the Klang Valley with more areas to follow.

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Magic SIM from Celcom Xpax with free Internet, calls & SMS

Celcom Axiata launched a new Xpax prepaid plan yesterday called Magic SIM. The new prepaid plan offers free Internet, calls and SMS when customers reload or subscribe to an Internet plan. At RM5, the Magic SIM prepaid starter pack comes with free basic Internet that could be used for unlimited messaging such as WhatsApp, WeChat, LINE, free high speed Internet ...

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New UMI 25 prepaid plan with 1GB data from U Mobile

U Mobile has launched its new UMI 25 prepaid add on plan with 1GB of data. The new Unlimited Mobile Internet (UMI) plan is in response to the Ministry of Communication and Multimedia Malaysia’s (MCMC) call to make broadband plans more affordable and accessible to consumers, the Telco said. At RM25/month, the UMI 25 plan comes with 1GB high speed ...

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U Mobile to use TM Next-Gen Backhaul services to accelerate 4G LTE rollout

U Mobile Sdn Bhd and Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) today signed an agreement for the provisioning of backhaul connectivity services through TM Next-Gen Backhaul (NGBH) services. The agreement is sealed for a period of nine (9) years. Under this collaborative deal, TM will be providing fibre mobile backhaul connectivity via its TM Next-Gen Backhaul Services (NGBH) of up to 1Gbps ...

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Get 3GB Data + 3GB WiFi with Celcom FIRST Basic 38 plan at RM38/month

Celcom Axiata Berhad, the first and foremost mobile telecommunications provider in the country recently introduced its new FIRST Basic 38 postpaid plan. Customers’ satisfaction has always been Celcom’s top priority and First is designed to pamper them in a world of exclusive privileges and personalised plans based on their individual needs, making them feel special and valued.

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Celcom Axiata has close to 12.3 million subscribers, lost 688k subs in 1Q15

Axiata Group Berhad (Axiata), the parent company of Celcom Axiata Bhd announced its Quarter 1, 2015 financial results last week. As of Q1 2015, Celcom has 12,279 million subscribers. There are 9,540 million prepaid and 2,739 million postpaid subscribers.

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Digi takes a U-Turn, now saying 1800MHz 4G LTE available in Penang & Sarawak

At a media event yesterday, mobile operator Digi said that it planned to offer 4G LTE service using the 1800Mhz spectrum but did not share any specific details on deployment when asked at the press conference. Digi was announcing that its 4G LTE coverage in Klang Valley now stands at 79%.

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Digi 4G LTE coverage in Klang Valley now at 79%, 1800Mhz LTE coming soon

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (Digi) announced today that its 4G LTE coverage in Klang Valley now stands at 79%. The Telco, which launched its 4G LTE service in July 2013 claims that it is the fastest growing network in Malaysia. Its nationwide 4G LTE population coverage currently stands at 33% and it is targeting a 45% nationwide population coverage by ...

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Sigve Brekke is Telenor Group’s new Group President & Group CEO

Telenor Group (Telenor) have announced the appointment of Sigve Brekke as the company’s new Group President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He will succeed Jon Fredrik Baksaas by 17 August 2015. Sigve Brekke (picture) is currently the Chairman of Digi. He is also the Executive Vice President and Head of Telenor Group’s Asia operations. According to the Digi website, some ...

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