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Business 08 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

TMNet and Jaring may seal merger in 6 months

THE merger of Internet service providers TMNet and Jaring may be completed six months from now, said parliamentary secretary to the Ministry of Energy, Communications and Multimedia Chia Kwang Chye.

Business 14 Nov 2009 | 12:00 AM

A pure broadband play

FOR the longest time, consumers had been crying for more competition in the market for their broadband services. And time and again, the competitors to incumbent Telekom Malaysia Bhd, had not come up to mark or fizzled out altogether.

Business 28 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Rais wants lower phone call rates

PETALING JAYA: Interconnection rates should be fixed at 3 sen per minute for calls between fixed-line and mobile networks and this has to be implemented as soon as possible, according to Information, Commu-nications Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim in his directive to the industry regulator.

Business 28 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Why the change of heart to reduce cost of phone calls?

YESTERDAY was a dramatic day for players in the telecoms industry. And the lobbyists must have been keeping themselves busy.

Business 16 Jul 2010 | 12:00 AM

Oops ... he’s at it again

SOMEONE made a remark recently that 'he is at it again''.

Business 14 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Better broadband access needed in M'sia

AT the recently concluded the Telecommunications and Information Technology Senior-Officials Meeting or Telsom, a Japanese representative Tetsuo Yamakawa commented that Malaysia's main weakness was its low broadband penetration rate, especially in rural communities.

Business 26 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

M'sia taking steps to reduce broadband rates

KUALA LUMPUR: A new consortium, Konsortium Rangkaian Serantau Sdn Bhd under the Entry Point Projects (EPPs), has been set up to buy international bandwidth for Internet traffic to lower the costs of Internet protocol (IP) transit, according to Information, Communication and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Utama Dr Rais Yatim.

Telcos 01 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM

Can Konsortium Rangkaian Serantau make it this time? (Update)

KONSORTIUM Rangkaian Serantau Sdn Bhd (KRS) was set up in 2011 with an aim to buy international bandwidth for Internet traffic to lower the cost of Internet protocol (IP) transit traffic. But three years later, it has only inched forward from where it started. The company found that the challenges were insurmountable.

Telcos 02 Apr 2015 | 5:45 PM

Telcos to cut broadband rates by more than 6%

KUALA LUMPUR: Telecommunications companies have agreed to reduce their broadband rates and the details of the reduction will be announced this month.

Business 04 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM

Will players meet Govt’s call to reduce broadband rates?

IT comes as no surprise that all the chieftains of the big telecommunications companies (telcos) seem to be supportive of the Government’s call to bring down broadband rates.