Tuesday, September 14, 2021

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Saratok to have 56 telecommunication towers

KUCHING: The parliamentary constituency of Saratok will have 56 telecommunication towers to boost the local internet coverage, said its Member of Parliament Datuk Ali Biju. He said of the 56, 25 have been completed while the rest are in various...

MCMC to provide satellite broadband services at 839 locations

KUALA LUMPUR: The Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is inviting qualified and interested licensees to carry out installation work and provide satellite broadband services in 839 locations in the country. In a statement today, the locations are in Johor, Kelantan,...

We’re right all along

KUCHING: Sarawak’s vision of digital economy which was launched four years ago has been vindicated as the federal government is now seeking to move in a similar direction said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. “Sarawak started early...

Celcom on track to shut down 3G network

KUALA LUMPUR: Celcom Axiata Bhd is on track to shut down its 3G network by end of this year. Chief executive officer Idham Nawawi said following this, Celcom was reaching out to as many customers as possible to encourage the...

Malaysia ready to take whole-of-nation transformation via MyDigital

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia Digital Economy Blueprint (MyDigital) reflects the country's preparedness in undertaking transformation by employing a whole-of-nation approach, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation ( Mdec) chief executive officer Surina Shukri said. She said all components contained in MyDigitaI would...

4G arrives in Kampung Bunuk

KUCHING: Residents of Kampung Bunuk in the Puncak Borneo constituency can heave a sigh of relief as they now have 4G internet connectivity. Plantations and Commodities Deputy Minister Willie Mongin said the village along with areas within a 2km radius...

Phasing out 3G networks by end of 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: In conjunction with the National Digital Infrastructure Plan (Jendela) initiative, telcos will fret the retirement of all 3G networks by end-2021, said Kenanga Research. However, the payoff is expected by way of more efficient management of remaining infrastructures...

MCMC targets 1.2 million premises, homes with fibre connectivity by 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysians Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) targets 1.2 million premises and homes with fibre connectivity by 2021 under the national digital infrastructure plan, Jalinan Digital Negara (Jendela). Its chairman, Dr Fadhlullah Suhaimi Abdul Malek said the agency...

Plans to increase rural internet access welcomed

KUCHING: Online learning poses great challenges for pupils in the rural areas of Sarawak as there is limited access to internet, or no connectivity at all. The Covid-19 pandemic has forced schools nationwide to close, thus online home-based learning may...

Industry players laud focus to expand broadband services

KUALA LUMPUR: Industry players have lauded the government’s emphasis in the 2021 Budget on developing and upgrading of basic telecommunications infrastructure and networks to meet the needs of the digital lifestyle and spur economic growth. In the 2021 Budget announcement...
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Bintulu Hospital not accepting walk-ins

BINTULU: Bintulu Hospital refuted fake message circulating on WhatsApp and Facebook regarding the walk-in vaccination for 16- and 17-year-olds...
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