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Maxis offers FINDIT, the largest digital directory service in the country

Malaysia’s second largest mobile operator by subscribers, Maxis, launched FINDIT yesterday, the largest digital directory service in the country, as it claims. [T. Kugan, Maxis’ Head of Digital Services (4th from left), Abraham Foss, Maxis’ Head of Enterprise (5th from right), together with merchants and partners of FINDIT, at the media experiential event.] FINDIT is a partnership between FINDIT Malaysia ...

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Brightstar extends Multi-year agreement including Device Portfolio Management with Maxis

Brightstar Corp. announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement to provide Malaysia-based mobile network operator, Maxis, with next-generation mobile device services. The new agreement builds on the logistics services Brightstar has provided Maxis since 2007. Brightstar will deliver a range of supply chain services, including logistics, strategic sourcing and device portfolio management, along with specialized value-added services, like buy-back and ...

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Maxis says that fibre cost is high & “it is challenging to work with TM operationally”

Maxis Bhd, Malaysia’s largest mobile operator by revenue, believes there’s still hope in its loss-making and under-performing Home Services business and has no plans to give it up until all possible ideas to turn the business around has been tested. The decline was partly due to the network cost it pays to Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM), as Maxis rides on ...

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Maxis made RM2.1 billion profit in 2013, Subscriber Base Drop to 12.9 million

Malaysia mobile operator, Maxis reported its fourth quarter results for 2013 yesterday. In Q4 2013, Maxis has about 12.9 million subscribers, down from 13.2 million customers in Q3 mainly caused by prepaid. Despite launching #Hotlink in September 2013, Maxis prepaid subscriber dropped to 9.5 million in Q4 2013 compared to 9.8 million in Q3. Maxis says that the drop in ...

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Maxis part of the largest M2M alliance in Asia Pacific

Maxis announced that it is now one of the 11 Asia Pacific mobile operators to form the region’s largest Machine-to-Machine (M2M) alliance to offer a ‘one-stop-shop’ experience for M2M deployment across the Asia Pacific region. The operators claim that Bridge M2M Alliance is a “centre of excellence” for M2M services and solutions to attract partnerships and provide customers with an ...

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Hotlink 4G LTE service activated, comes with 50% more data

Maxis has activated 4G LTE service for its Hotlink prepaid customers. Starting today, Hotlink customers who are subscribed to selected mobile Internet data plan are offered free upgrade to a LTE SIM and 50% more data for a limited time. How Hotlink users can enjoy 4G LTE service:

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Morten aims to improve the Maxis network from “good to great”

Since coming on board in October, he has kick-started a plan that flattens the managerial structure in Maxis, which will see some 40% of managers becoming team players instead of leaders. Morten Lundal will be continuing Maxis’ career transition plan in order to restructure middle management.

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Maxis sells 64.97% stake worth RM34.13 billion off market [Business]

A huge chunk of Maxis Bhd shares amounting to 4.875 billion shares or a 64.97% stake worth RM34.13 billion in the telecommunication firm was transacted off market yesterday. According to Bloomberg data, the price paid for the shares, done in five tranches of 975 million shares each, was at RM7 per piece, a 12 sen discount to its closing price ...

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Youths have stayed away from Maxis over the past two years

Maxis has been struggling to defend its turf and fend off competition while rivals DiGi.Com Bhd and Celcom Axiata Bhd are gaining ground at its expense. In an interview, Maxis CEO Morten Lundal acknowledges that the company has somehow lost some of its lustre and market share but it’s not sitting idle. Instead, Maxis will go all-out to capture market ...

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Small changes in the Maxis Management structure [Insider]

An internal memo was sent out today by Maxis Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Morten Lundal informing some small changes in the Maxis management structure. We have yet to receive any confirmation or official email from Maxis, but below are the expected changes:

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Spotify Premium at RM10 per month via Maxis

Maxis has partnered with Spotify(Malaysia) to offer Spotify Premium services to Maxis customers at a special rate of RM10 per month. [At the Maxis-Spotfy Media Launch yesterday] Both Maxis prepaid and postpaid customers can now have access to the Spotify Premium service, along with 150MB of Internet data to access Spotify’s massive catalogue of over 20 million tracks – available ...

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Maxis One Club Plans for iPhone 5S & iPhone 5C [Breaking- Updated]

Maxis has quietly sent out emails to its One Club(MOC) members and in the process unveiled its iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C plans. Maxis One Club is an exclusive membership programme that offers priority customer service, special rewards and affinity programmes. Customers who have been with Maxis (postpaid) for more than a year with a minimum monthly commitment of RM150 ...

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Maxis Business Kit launched for the SME market [Business]

Maxis Berhad (Maxis) launched its Maxis Business Kit solution last week, the company’s latest integrated SME solution that combines fixed and mobile connectivity. [L-R: Shanti Jusnita Johari, Head of Enterprise Solutions, Maxis Berhad, YM Raja Tan Sri Dato' Seri Arshad bin Raja Tun Uda, Chairman of Maxis Berhad, and YBhg Datuk Ir. (Dr) Mohamed Al Amin Abdul Majid, Chairman of ...

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New Hotlink Plan from Maxis Offers Unlimited Dial Up Speeds at 64Kbps

Maxis launched #Hotlink today, its latest prepaid plan with unlimited dial up internet service at 64Kbps. The mobile operator claims that it has internally tested the new #Hotlink plan with the free basic 64Kbps Internet service and said that it works well with Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Waze, among others. What the new #Hotlink plan offers:

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Children of Maxis One Club customers receive Exclusive Coaching Session with Lee Chong Wei

Maxis One Club (MOC) customers received a real treat recently when their children had the thrill of receiving coaching sessions from YBhg Dato’ Lee Chong Wei, the world’s top badminton player and Maxis sports ambassador. Maxis hosted the exclusive one-day coaching and hands-on badminton training session with the top sportsman for 45 children at Sports Arena @ Sentosa on 17 ...

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