Digi says its RM25/1GB Broadband plan is aligned to vision of MCMC Minister

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd made a statement today saying that its “affordable” RM25 (Broadband 25) monthly basic broadband plan (postpaid) with 1GB data cap is aligned to the vision of the Communications and Multimedia (MCMC) Minister Dato’ Sri Ahmad Shabery Cheek. The Telco said that its basic broadband plan is already available for both prepaid and postpaid customers at RM25 ...

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Two men run amok at Maxis Centre KLCC today, one got tasered by Police

Two Maxis customers were arrested earlier today after there were believed to have run amok at the Maxis Service Centre KLCC, where the Telco is based, according to a news report. The two guys wanted to purchase 10 Maxis VIP numbers, however there were only able to purchase two purchase 2 VIP numbers. Dissatisfied by it, the duo, both working ...

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Celcom signs MoU with Volksbahn Technologies (VBT)

Celcom Axiata Berhad has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Volksbahn Technologies Sdn. Bhd. (VBT) to “enable rich and seamless experience for customers during their daily commute on Klang Valley’s LRT, Monorail Services and adjacent areas.” The Telco said that the MoU will further enhance services for its subscribers and explore business and collaborative opportunities in the areas ...

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Digi 4G LTE service now in Sarawak, promises 5Mbps at 80% of the time

Digi Telecommunications (Digi) announced that its 4G LTE service is now available in Sarawak, in the areas of Kuching, Miri and Bintulu. The 3rd largest Telco in the country in terms of subscribers said that it currently has a LTE population coverage of 72% in Kuching, with plans to expand to more areas in Kuching, Miri, Bintulu, Sibu and Samarahan, ...

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RAKU, a music & radio streaming mobile app from Astro

Astro has just announced its new music and radio streaming mobile app called RAKU. The satellite TV and radio operator said that local music and radio lovers can now enjoy Malaysia’s very own radio and music streaming service on their smartphones, tablets and PCs on RAKU.

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TM offers Streamyx 1Mbps with 1GB quota despite Malaysians want Unlimited Data

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) on yesterday announced the introduction of two new Broadband Packages at the request of the Malaysian Government. A new Streamyx 1Mbps plan, RM38 a month (excluding GST) with data usage of up to 1GB available at TMpoint outlets nationwide starting 16 June.

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redONE named MVNO Service Provider of the Year at 2015 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards

redONE Network Sdn Bhd, a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO), was named MVNO Service Provider of the Year at the 2015 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards held in Kuala Lumpur last night.   The annual Frost & Sullivan awards recognise companies that rise above the competition through their outstanding achievements and superior performance. The award marks a second consecutive ...

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U Mobile bags 4 Frost & Sullivan Excellence Awards for best customer experience

U Mobile won four customer experience-related accolades at the 2015 Frost & Sullivan Excellence in Customer Experience Awards last night. U Mobile took home the Best Overall Experience, Best Contact Centre Experience, Best Mobile Experience and Best Net Promoter Score awards under the ‘Excellence in Customer Experience Management, Telecommunications Industry’ category.

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Opera Mini version 8 for Android now available for download

From today, Android users can enjoy a new version of the Opera Mini mobile browser, version 8, available as a free download from Google Play. Opera Mini said in a statement that it dramatically redesigned interface achieves a native Android look and feel. The latest Opera Mini 8 has these features:

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HyppTV Everywhere app now available for Digi mobile customers

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) via HyppTV has collaborated with Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd to make available the HyppTV Everywhere mobile app for Digi customers. The partnership is not exclusive. With this partnership, both Digi prepaid and postpaid smartphone customers can now enjoy HyppTV’s exciting line-up of content through their mobile devices and pay for the subscription via their Digi bill ...

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Digi appoints Kesavan Sivabalan as Chief Network Officer (CNO) & Orsolya Sekerka as Chief IT Officer (CIO)

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (Digi) today announced the appointment of Kesavan Sivabalan as Chief Network Officer (CNO), and Orsolya Sekerka as Digi’s Chief IT Officer (CIO) with immediate effect to its management team. As Chief Network Officer (CNO), Sivabalan was previously Head of Technology Operations. He has been given the mandate to build a best in class network, and drive ...

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393 mobile operators have launched 4G LTE in 138 countries

As of April 9 (2015), 393 operators have commercially launched 4G LTE service in 138 countries, according to data released by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) in the latest update of the Evolution to LTE report. There were 497 million 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) subscriptions worldwide as of 2014. GSA raised its year-end forecast to 460 commercially launched 4G ...

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HotelQuickly hotel booking app gets redesigned

Last-minute hotel booking app HotelQuickly recently announced its new features, updates and a redesigned mobile application. The hotel booking app company said that a simplified booking flow will also allow customers to make hotel reservations faster and more efficiently. Compressing information from numerous pages into a single page view eliminates the need to go from one page to another while securing ...

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Huawei Honor 4X price at RM619, available from April 18

The Huawei Honor 4X has been announced in Malaysia. Price at RM619, the new smartphone from Huawei will be available for pre-order tomorrow on April 8. The first batch of the Huawei Honor 4X was made available for pre-order on April 1. Huawei said that within 8 minutes, the first batch of 3000 units were sold out on the official ...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 edge available starting 17 April in Malaysia

Samsung Malaysia Electronics announced that the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge will be available in Malaysia starting 17 April. The Galaxy S6 is priced at RM2599 while the Galaxy edge is priced at RM3099. Prices are inclusive of 6% GST. Both smartphones are available in the 32GB storage option and does not come with an external ...

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