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TIME dotCom Bhd posted a lower pre-tax loss of RM39.6 million for its Q1

TIME dotCom Bhd posted a lower pre-tax loss of RM39.6 million for its first quarter ended March 31 compared with a pre-tax loss of RM42.23 million for the same quarter last year. Its turnover stood at RM79.64 million, down from RM86.96 million previously. It was also a better performance on an immediate preceding quarter basis, when the company registered a ...

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Know the time your bus will arrive in Singapore

If you live in Malaysia, sometimes it takes 1 hour for a bus to arrive…..sometimes it just don’t show up. If you live in Singapore and you use Singtel, here is something for you. (click image for a larger view) SBS Transit commuters who are also SingTel Mobile subscribers will be able to get real-time bus arrival information on their ...

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Video: Interview with Time dotCom’s MD

Watch the interview with Time dotCom Managing Director Datuk Baharum Salleh which relates to here and here.-Interview by BK Sidhu from TheStar

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TM signed agreement with AmcorpGroup, AmBank and MCM Wireless

Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) has signed two agreements to provide, among other things, a co-branded prepaid card for its iTalk calling services by September. The deals were signed with AmcorpGroup Bhd, AmBank (M) Bhd and MCM Wireless Sdn Bhd (MCMW). TM chief executive officer Datuk Abdul Wahid Omar said the long-term alliances would entail the offering of a new card ...

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Yahoo! Mobile Phone or Google Mobile Phone

If YOU were given a choice to choose between a Yahoo! mobile device and a Google mobile device, which one will you choose? According to a recent study by EQUS Group Inc. , most US consumers are willing to purchase a Google or Yahoo!-branded mobile device if and when they become available. Read full report here. But how about the ...

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Results:Which ISP would YOU prefer without considering the Price Factor?

It seems that DiGi wins again….

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Time DotCom for sale or to be restructured?

TIME Engineering Bhd is in talks with Khazanah Nasional Bhd to either reduce or restructure its shareholding in the former’s associate Time dotCom Bhd (TdC) to reduce the latter’s losses. Time managing director Amiruddin Abdul Aziz said: “We have to wait for Khazanah to come up with a final proposal.” He said the final decision to divest or restructure TdC ...

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TM Launches Fourth Call Centre

Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) today launched its call centre at Menara Komtar(Penang) here to serve its customers in the northern region. TM has three other 24-hour call centres in the country, namely in Kuala Lumpur, Melaka and Kuching. The centre in Penang will be manned by 254 customer service representatives. (Picture copyright by Thedgedaily) “All the four call centres currently ...

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Time in final stage of tying up with a foreign company

Referring to my previous article “What is happening to Time dotCom?“, they are currently in final stages of tying up with a foreign company to offer its broadband services abroad. The article from Theedgedaily quoted Time dotCom managing director Datuk Baharum Salleh as saying: “Rather than set up presence and then promote and sell later, we are doing this all ...

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What is happening to Time dotCom?

Time dotCom has been in the RED for the past few years. In the year 2002, there were rumors that Maxis is planning to take over Time dotCom. Around March last year, Time dotCom was in “merger talk” with Jaring(Time had just won a 3G license). On December last year, TM was said to be the one to acquire Time. ...

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Fixed Line needs an upgrade or the Telecommunication company itself?

Fortunately, it was a trial run. A video conference between the health minister and the Terengganu state health director descended into a farce as the two were unable to communicate. At one point, minister Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek told Dr Nordianah Hassan to “stand still and speak into the microphone … I can’t hear what you’re saying“. Dr ...

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12,000 Telekom Employees To Get 5.5 Pct Pay Rise

Its true. If you are working with TM as a non- executive employee, you will receive a 5.5 percent salary increase following the signing of a collective agreement (CA) between the National Union of Telecommunication Employees (NUTE). Bernama’s report

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DiGi on possible tie-up with a Broadband provider

It is speculated that DiGi might partner or take over its rival to expand its broadband services. “We are not against acquisitions but are not on the hunt either” chief executive officer Morten Lundal said after the company’s AGM on May 8, 2007 at Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur.Time dotCom Bhd and Green Packet Bhd was said to be the “possible” ...

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Telekom Malaysia Posts Higher Q1 Profit

Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) recorded a higher pre-tax profit of RM846.7 million for the first quarter (Q1) ended March 31, 2007 compared with RM842.09 million in the same quarter last year. Revenue for the quarter rose to RM4.181 billion from RM3.787 billion due to higher revenue contribution from mobile, data and internet and multimedia segments, the company said in a ...

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Will Maxis go Private?

Billionaire T. Ananda Krishnan plans to buy full control of Maxis Communications Bhd, Malaysia’s biggest mobile-phone operator, which is valued at $9.6 billion. Krishnan’s Usaha Tegas Sdn and affiliates plan to make an offer to buy all shares they don’t already own by May 3, Maxis said today in a statement to the stock exchange in Kuala Lumpur. The statement ...

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