Cheaper internet for all with DNB model, Tengku Zafrul says

Chan Kok Leong

A DNB-managed 5G network will be 50% cheaper for telcos than the current 4G system, according to Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz. – Ministry of Finance handout pic, November 25, 2021.

THE government has promised cheaper internet rates after the 5G network is rolled out by Digital Nasional Bhd (DNB), said Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz.

“The future costs will be much cheaper as DNB will charge telecommunication companies (telcos) less than 20 sen per gigabyte of data,” he told Parliament during Minister’s Question Time session today.

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