Sabah and Sarawak likely to get more for telecommunications and broadcasting

So, what will Salleh(inset) do differently for the industry? Two days after his appointment, he says he will consider fresh approaches that are good for the industry, but there may not be many changes in terms of policies. Salleh says he is a

EVEN before Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak can warm up his seat as the new Communications and Multimedia Minister, the buzz is that both Sabah and Sarawak are likely to get more in capital expenditure (capex) to improve the level of telecommunications and broadcasting services there.

Coming from Sabah, Salleh should know that a lot needs to be done to improve the reach and level of service there. Eventually, it needs to match the levels in Peninsular Malaysia.

Limited time offer:
Just RM5 per month.

Monthly Plan


Billed as RM5/month for the 1st 6 months then RM13.90 thereafters.

Annual Plan


Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only

Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Next In Business News

Malaysia-Japan trade set to rise this year - Tengku Zafrul
Global trading platform Webull expands to Malaysia
Maybank 1Q earnings up 9.8% on higher core fees
MPI set for strong show
Investors rush to grab piece of US$1.8 trillion UK pensions pie
Starwood’s US$10bil REIT turns to survival mode as pain lingers
Damned if you do, damned if you don’t
US stock changes affect Asia forex trades
Consistency in a sea of change
Impact of AI on jobs

Others Also Read