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BlackBerry Curve 9220 at RM599 from TuneTalk

Tune Talk, the mobile virtual network operator(MVNO) partly owned by Celcom Axiata announced that it has started accepting pre-orders for the BlackBerry Curve 9220. The BlackBerry Curve 9220 smartphone from Tune Talk is priced at RM599 in Malaysia and it will be available starting June 4, 2012. As reported before, the Curve 9220 is a basic smartphone but it runs ...

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Tune Talk Hot Air Balloon

Yesterday the hot air balloon launched by Tune Talk had been endorsed by The Malaysia Book of records as ‘The Biggest Sim Card shaped hot air balloon’ in Malaysia with the size of approximately 100 feet tall and it can accommodate 3 adults at one time and also a pilot. The event took place at Stadium Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur with ...

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Tune Talk BlackBerry service now RM18/month

Tune Talk has just revised the BlackBerry Internet Service(BIS) package. The monthly BlackBerry Internet Service from Tune Talk now cost only RM18 a month. When launched back in June, Tune Talk BIS service cost RM28/month and was the cheapest prepaid BlackBerry service at that time. U Mobile later lowered their BlackBerry Prepaid monthly plan pricing, now RM19/month.

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Meet Mat Tune from Tune Talk

Meet “tropicgang” a.k.a. Mat Tune who has been hired by Tune Talk to produce more videos to manage and interact with Tune Talk fans via Facebook and YouTube. Watch the video below to find out more. It all started in August when an anonymous fan called ‘tropicgang’ posted a video on YouTube featuring a beefy puppet character dedicated for Tune ...

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Cabinet committee to discuss 6% prepaid service tax issue

The Cabinet Committee on supply and food prices will discuss the 6% service tax for prepaid users when it meets in a few days. “We do not want to burden the people,” said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin when asked what signal the Government was giving by intervening in the issue involving the 6% service tax for prepaid ...

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6% Prepaid Service Tax Implementation Deferred

The 6% Prepaid Service Tax that was supposed to be implemented starting September 15 has been postponed to a later date. In a meeting with the mobile operators this morning, the Minister of Communications Datuk Seri Rais Yatim has asked the four mobile operators to postpone the 6% prepaid service tax on top ups and starter packs to a later ...

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PM wants Telcos to absorb 6% Prepaid Service Tax

The Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Najib Razak has called on the mobile operators to re-think their move to pass down the 6% service tax to prepaid customers in the country. He added the move was not approved by the Finance Ministry as the decision to impose taxes was taken by the telcos themselves. “The reaction and feedback from ...

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[Apps] Tune Talk User Account Management App coming soon

Mobile Virtual Network Operator Tune Talk will soon offer an account management application for its smartphone users. The Tune Talk app which is yet to be named, will be developed by JMango. The same app developer is currently developing a mobile food app for Room Service Deliveries.

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Prepaid Service Tax to be implemented in September

Mobile operators in Malaysia such as Celcom, Maxis & DiGi are committed to pass on the service tax to their prepaid users. According to media reports, the service tax, up to 6% will be implemented sometime in September 2011. Postpaid users in the country are already paying a 6% service tax while the mobile operators(Telcos) are absorbing the tax on ...

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Cheapest Blackberry Plans in the market from Tune Talk

As reported on Malaysian Wireless previously, Tune Talk launched its new Blackberry plans yesterday. The rates are currently the cheapest in the market. Jason Lo, the CEO of Tune Talk told Malaysian Wireless that the “Blackberry experience” on Tune Talk will be as good as the one offered by Celcom. “Why pay more when you can save with Tune Talk?”, ...

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[Insider] More Blackberry Plans from Tune Talk

Tune Talk launched the Blackberry service last month and it now plans to announce more Blackberry plans. In an event scheduled for today morning, Tune Talk is set announce the following: Blackberry Messenger: 38sen/day & RM11/month Blackberry Internet Service(BIS): 98sen/day & RM28/month (Unlimited data)

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Blackberry From Tune Talk

Malaysian Wireless reported this back in March and few days ago MVNO Tune Talk launched the rumoured Blackberry service. The Tune Talk prepaid Blackberry service is available now for as RM1.50 per day or RM40 per month for a full BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS) plan that includes BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) and Instant Messaging services. Full press release below.

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Tune Talk appoints national football players as its brand ambassador

Tune Talk has announced the appointment of national football players Safee Sali and Khairul Fahmi Che Mat as its brand ambassadors. Tune Talk CEO Jason Lo (left) and Safee Sali, Tune Talk Brand Ambassador Press release below.

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Tune Talk Wins Most Promising Service Provider Award

MVNO Tune Talk won the ‘Most Promising Service Provider of the Year Award’ at the 2011 Annual Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards ceremony last night. Tune Talk CEO Jason Lo with the Frost & Sullivan Most Promising Service Provider Award 2011 Press Release below.

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Tune Talk to offer Blackberry Services soon

It appears that Tune Talk is planing for a “no-frills” Blackberry service soon. A personal tweet from its CEO, Jason Lo recently revealed that the MVNO operator will soon offer Blackberry service at a “cheap rate”.

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