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DiGi YouTube Internet Top Up Package, a data plan for streaming Youtube videos

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi), today launches its new data plan called YouTube Internet Top Up Package for prepaid and postpaid subscribers. The new YouTube Internet Top Up Package is an add-on package that allows DiGi customers to access and stream YouTube videos from their smartphone. DiGi YouTube Internet Top Up Package:

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DiGi appoints Lars-Ake Norling as new CEO

DiGi.Com Bhd today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Lars-Ake Norling as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective August 1, 2014. Norling, age 45,  joins DiGi from the role of CEO in Telenor Sweden, and will replace current CEO Henrik Clausen who will take a new senior role in Telenor Group.

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Four million DiGi Internet Customers as of Quarter 1, 2014 [Business]

DiGi.Com Berhad (DiGi) announced that that as of the first quarter of 2014, its Internet customers grew to 4.0 million(active subscribers with internet usage of 50kB and above) from 3.0 million a year ago. Henrik Clausen, Chief Executive Officer of DiGi explained that the healthy growth in internet revenue was fueled by higher usage and a bigger customer base in ...

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New DG SmartPlan launched, improved “brand new” DiGi 3G network

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi) launched two new mobile plans yeaterday: a weekly prepaid mobile Internet package and new DG SmartPlan. [(L-R) Albern Murty, Chief Operation Officer of DiGi and Christian Thrane, Chief Marketing Officer of DiGi.] With a choice of RM50, RM78, RM108 or RM148 per month, new DG SmartPlan customers can now enjoy more value on data and ...

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DiGi Challenge for Change 5 announces five winners for top mobile app ideas

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi) announced five winners of the ideation phase of its fifth DiGi Challenge for Change programme (DiGiCFC5) today. All five ideas will now be the subject of the next phase of the challenge, where DiGi and partners will engage with mobile applications developers to turn these ideas into full-fledged mobile apps. This year, more than 2,500 ...

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DiGi Prepaid Internet now with speeds up to 3Mbps, no more 384Kbps [Comment]

Mobile operator DiGi has lifted the 3G speed cap on their prepaid service, allowing Internet speeds up to 3Mbps from a slow 384Kbps previously. DiGi 1st launched their 3G service for broadband customers in March 2009 followed by postpaid in December 2009 and later prepaid. At launch time, DiGi said its “Turbo 3G” network offered download speed up to 14.4Mbps ...

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Free 1-month Unlimited Skype Calls when you reload on DiGi Store

DiGi is giving away one-month of unlimited Skype calls to its prepaid customers. The 1st 150,000 customers who reload via the DiGi Online Store will receive a free Skype Unlimited World voucher worth USD13.99 each. The promotion is from 01 December 2013 and until 11.59pm on 31 March 2014.

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TM to provide wholesale bandwidth connectivity to Celcom & DiGi

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) have inked a wholesale bandwidth collaborative deal with Celcom Axiata Berhad (Celcom), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Celcom Networks Sdn Bhd (Celcom Networks) and DiGi Telecommunications Sdn. Bhd. (DiGi) for TM Next-Gen Backhaul Services. [Datuk Che Azemi Haron, Deputy Secretary General, Ministry of Communications and Multimedia, Dato' Sri Shazalli Ramly, Chief Executive Officer, Celcom Axiata Berhad (Celcom), Tan ...

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5th Edition of DiGi Challenge for Change (DiGiCFC) Programme

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi) has announced the 5th edition of its annual DiGi Challenge for Change (DiGiCFC) programme, inviting Malaysians and local app developers to ideate and build innovative community-centric mobile apps. DiGiCFC challenges Malaysians to submit ideas and apps for four categories: Learning & Edutainment, Health & Wellness, Discovering Culture, and a new category called Connected Citizens for ...

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Free RM3 airtime for all DiGi Filipino prepaid subscribers

DiGi Telecommunications announced that starting this week, all of its Filipino prepaid subscribers will be given free RM3 airtime that can be used for voice call & SMS including a 1 hour free internet access via Opera Mini worth over RM500,000 in total. DiGi said that the “promotion” is to assist them to stay in touch with their loved ones ...

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DiGi ranked Number One for Carbon Reporting Transparency

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd has once again ranked No. 1 in Malaysia by Climate Disclosure Project (CDP) Asia (excluding Japan) Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI). This annual index is the world’s only global environmental disclosure system that highlights companies in Asia excluding Japan, which have displayed a strong approach to the disclosure of information regarding climate effects. [DiGi Technology Operations ...

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DiGi gets a new COO, CMO & CSO

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd today announced a refreshed organisation structure and senior management lineup that will lead the company in the next phase of its transformation.The new structure takes effect on 1 January, 2014. [From L to R: Albern Murty, Chief Operating Officer; Haroon Bhatti, Chief Human Resource Officer; Henrik Clausen, Chief Executive Officer; Karl Erik Broten, Chief Finance Officer; ...

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iPhone 5s & iPhone 5c now available from DiGi

DiGi has launched the iPhone 5s & iPhone 5c today. The new smartphones from Apple are now available at participating DiGi outlets as well as from DiGi Store Online, where home deliveries can be arranged with their SIM card fully activated. [Jason Ooi, DiGi's 1st customer at the iPhone 5S/iPhone 5C launch] In conjunction with the launch, DiGi is offering ...

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New Mobile Point-of-Sale(mPOS) Solution from DiGi [Business]

DiGi Telecommunications has introduced a new mobile card payment solution for SME and enterprise customers.The new solution enables credit and debit card payment facilities on the go for its SME and enterprise business customers with a full-packaged mobile Point-of-Sale (mPOS) plan that includes a pocket-size EMV card reader, an Android device and data services. DiGi’s Plug n Pay mPOS service ...

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This is 2013, DiGi Prepaid has the most expensive, slowest Internet Service [Comment]

I’m not a big fan of the prepaid services in the country, generally because it is expensive especially when it comes to voice and data. Maxis announced a new prepaid plan yesterday. The mobile operator took one big step to discontinue the pay per use data service to offer basic free Internet service at 64Kbps. In simple words, basic access ...

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