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"Unlimited" Limited Broadband

Are you are mobile broadband subscriber? Which mobile broadband plan are you subscribed to? Do you know that some broadband plans out there, which are so called “unlimited plans” but has a cap or maximum use limit in it? Maxis One of the mobile company that redefines the word “unlimited” is MAXIS which offers UNLIMITED Internet2Go browsing package that comes ...

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Malaysia Government supports TM to monopolise local broadband market

Finally, with all those critics coming from various peoples, the Malaysia Government, representing the Malaysians, has finally decided to support Telekom Malaysia in monopolizing the broadband market. Recently, Telekom Malaysia has been awarded a RM15.6bil High Speed Broadband(HSBB) project over the next 10 years by the Government. The first phase of the project will see Telekom Malaysia Bhd investing RM8.9 ...

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Better Telcos, weaker Authorities?

I have met the CEO of Celcom, the CEO of DiGi and the CEO of Maxis. Meeting up with these 3 key people in the 3 main telcos, I have got a strong feeling that all three telcos are now moving towards the right direction in the industry. Maxis, in my own opinion, is a company that is hard to ...

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Shaziman missing?

Well not to offense this Minister, but I just can’t find him… It seems that since he was appointed as the new KTAK Minister, he is not showing himself. Looks like his deputy, Datuk Joseph Salang Gandum appear at most of the events, replacing Shaziman. (Datuk Joseph Salang Gandum, in red tie, at the 2008 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Telecoms ...

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New KTAK Minister

The Malaysian Election is now over. Datuk Shaziman Abu Mansor(pict.), who was the Deputy Minister of Energy, Water and Communication before the election is now appointed as the Minister of Energy, Water and Communication. For those who did not know, Datuk Shaziman made “headlines” when he said “Bloggers may have to register“. Jeff Ooi suspected that he is suffering from ...

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Complaint-Make yourself heard!!!

If you have any problems with your mobile services or Internet, like having drop calls, no coverage, false charges including SMS charges billed by third party, slow internet service, frequent disconnection on Internet…...make a complaint to the MCMC IF the service provider has failed to solve your problem within 30 days of your complaint made to the service provider. Contact ...

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Appearance in .myConvergence magazine

I(and Telco Talk Malaysia) was mentioned in the .myConvergence magazine. The magazine is the second issue(Vol.2/No.1) published by the MCMC where One World Solutions Sdn Bhd(the company behind Mobile World Magazine) is the publishing consultant. Thanks to my editor and senior writer for the support. The .myConvergence magazine is not for sale. It is distributed to selected peoples in the ...

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What to expect from the year 2008

Here are the list of what to expect in 2008: Nine Mobile operators The number of Mobile operators in Malaysia will probably reach nine. Here is the list: Celcom Maxis DiGi Merchantrade-(MVNO on Celcom network) REDtone-(MVNO on Celcom network) Tune Talk-(MVNO on Celcom network) U Mobile Time/DiGi XOX.Com-MVNO Mobile Number Portability The Mobile Number Portability(MNP) is expected to launch by ...

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