Celcom Axiata Bhd and newcomer to the telecommunications business, Puncak Semangat, is reported to be eyeing a 4G-LTE tie-up. According to a The Edge, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two companies will be signed soon. The agreement to share network and resources is similar to the U Mobile-Maxis 3G RAN Sharing deal signed in April 2012. Continue Reading560 1
The award is conferred to individuals who demonstrate exemplary growth and performance in the ICT industry as well as possess a track record in contributing to the local ICT industry.
Michael has been contributing to the ICT industry in Malaysia for the last 20 years. Among some of his key milestones include leading the launch of 3G services and adoption of fixed broadband in Malaysia. In 2008, Lai led P1 and launched the first 4G provider in Malaysia and South East Asia. Michael is also the first Malaysian to be appointed as the WiMAX Forum Board Member and a Member of the 4G Global TD-LTE Initiative Steering Committee, representing the South East Asia region.
Congratulations Michael Lai!
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P1 CEO Awarded ICT Personality of the Year in 2012 PIKOM Leadership Awards
Kuala Lumpur, (13 Nov 2012) – CEO of South-East Asia’s 4G broadband pioneer Packet One Networks Sdn. Bhd. (P1), Michael Lai was recently named the ICT Personality of the Year at the 2012 PIKOM Leadership Awards.
The PIKOM Leadership Awards is an annual event that recognises achievements of individuals in the ICT industry with the following categories – ICT Personality of the Year, ICT Organisation of the Year, Member Excellence Awards, and CIO Excellence Awards. Individuals conferred for this award has to demonstrate exemplary growth and performance in the ICT industry. They must also have a history of serving the industry and show prominent contribution to the ICT industry in the country.
“I share this award with my team members in P1, as well as our business partners who believed in our “Broadband for All” mission. This award is the result of a strong team believing in the same dream, works hard and never gives up. My heartfelt appreciation to each and every one of our team members who has walked alongside with P1 in the last four years,” said Lai.
Michael has been contributing to the ICT industry in Malaysia for the last 20 years. Among some of his key milestones include major involvement during the golden days of Internet. In addition, he was among the pioneers leading the launch of 3G services and later pushed the adoption of fixed broadband in Malaysia. In 2008, Lai led P1 and launched the first 4G provider in Malaysia and South East Asia. With his in-depth knowledge in the industry, Michael is also the first Malaysian to be appointed as the WiMAX Forum Board Member and a Member of the 4G Global TD-LTE Initiative Steering Committee, representing the South East Asia region.
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P1 has announced that it is offering a special gift pack that will be delivered to your doorstep when you subscribe to the ONE Plan via online or call-in. The 4G wireless broadband service provider added that it will give a further RM100 discount off the activation fee. As you know, the ONE Plan is a 2-in-1 home and on-the-go package designed to provide better indoor and outdoor broadband experience by providing the right modem for the right environment. Depending on user requirement for quota and speed, there are four distinct packages to choose from – the One 69 Plan, One 89 Plan, One 129 Plan and the One 169 Plan.
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Are you a lightweight mobile broadband user? Do you constantly look for a WiFi connection at shopping centres and cafes just for light surfing and updating your Facebook or Twitter? If you are, then Malaysia’s first and leading 4G wireless broadband service provider, Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd or P1, has a value proposition for you. The people behind the wacky “Potong Stim” campaign has just added a new low cost WIGGY 39 Plan to complement its repertoire of affordable wireless broadband plans. The WIGGY 39 Plan is reputed to be the lowest priced post-paid mobile broadband plan in Malaysia. Available since last week, the plan offers subscribers a discounted rate of RM19 for the first two months.
Malaysia’s first and leading 4G wireless broadband provider and one with the biggest sense of humour – Packet One Network (Malaysia) Sdn.Bhd. (“P1”), has launched a brand new campaign called “Lagi Potong Stim!”, in line with the introduction of a new P1 4G One 69 Plan. This is an additional plan to complement their three existing ONE Plan offerings. P1 launched the ONE Plan earlier in July, but today added this extra plan to make quality 4G broadband at home and on-the-go even more affordable. What’s also interesting is this plan comes with a money-back guarantee, the only provider in Malaysia to offer this.