Sarawak among earliest states to get 5G roll-out

Comms minister says this is due to its strategic location in terms of connectivity, geopolitics.

· 1 week ago

Sarawak among earliest states to get 5G roll-out

Cheaper internet for all with DNB model, Tengku Zafrul says

Telcos should be able to pass on huge cost savings to consumer.

By Chan Kok Leong · 1 week ago

Cheaper internet for all with DNB model, Tengku Zafrul says

5G network wholesaler will brief MPs, says Annuar 

Minister says it is DNB’s responsibility to provide sufficient information on the deal.

By Chan Kok Leong · 2 weeks ago

5G network wholesaler will brief MPs, says Annuar 

DNB says Reuters report on 5G network rollout ‘ignored facts’

5G wholesaler denies cost issues, says market capitalisation will go up, not down.

· 3 weeks ago

DNB says Reuters report on 5G network rollout ‘ignored facts’

Govt told to end Digital Nasional’s monopoly on 5G roll-out

Lembah Pantai MP urges comms minister to hold ‘deeper engagement with industry players’ on issue.

By Ragananthini Vethasalam · 3 weeks ago

Govt told to end Digital Nasional’s monopoly on 5G roll-out


Telcos shy away from government’s 5G plan

Industry insiders talk of concerns about transparency, interference, impact on market value.

· 3 weeks ago

Telcos shy away from government’s 5G plan

5G services will be cost-effective, Annuar Musa says

Minister says he hopes Malaysia will become a leading country for 5G in 3 years.

· 3 weeks ago

5G services will be cost-effective, Annuar Musa says

RM7.7 billion to prepare Sabah and Sarawak for switch to 5G

Allocation over a five-year period, says Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob.

· 2 months ago

RM7.7 billion to prepare Sabah and Sarawak for switch to 5G

MCMC to regulate 5G wholesale pricing

Special purpose vehicle will oversee deployment of infrastructure and network in Malaysia.

· 9 months ago

MCMC to regulate 5G wholesale pricing

Govt on course for 5G rollout by 2022, says minister

Move involves ensuring accessibility, public and industry preparedness, explains Saifuddin Abdullah.

· 1 year ago

Govt on course for 5G rollout by 2022, says minister

MCMC to propose internet access as basic utility in residential areas

Chairman says residents want high speed access, but not towers required to provide it.

· 1 year ago

MCMC to propose internet access as basic utility in residential areas

Mobile masts in Britain torched over claims 5G spreads virus

MobileUK, which brings together country’s 4 key mobile networks, calls for stop to vandalism.

· 1 year ago

Mobile masts in Britain torched over claims 5G spreads virus

Thailand raises RM13.3 billion in 5G licence auction

Advanced Info Services subsidiary dominates bidding, securing 23 of nearly 50 licences.

· 1 year ago

Thailand raises RM13.3 billion in 5G licence auction

Dr Mahathir wants to use 5G tech for English lessons

The acting education minister says programmed teaching can help improve the quality of education offered in schools.

By Noor Azam Shairi · 1 year ago · 1 comment

Dr Mahathir wants to use 5G tech for English lessons

5G rollout in Q3, says Dr Mahathir

Preparations on track for commercial deployment of the technology in 2020, says PM.

· 1 year ago

5G rollout in Q3, says Dr Mahathir