0
Wireless

Malaysia cancels 5G spectrum licenses due to technical, legal issues

Thursday 4 June 2020 | 10:22 CET | News
Malaysia's Communications and Multimedia Ministry has revoked the 5G spectrum licenses recently granted to major domestic operators and a private firm after controversy over the process done without a tender, Reuters reports. The Ministry announced it had cancelled the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission's decision to allocate the spectrum to the five companies.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Altel / Axiata / Digi / Digi / Maxis / Telekom Malaysia
Countries: Malaysia
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Telekom Malaysia's profit jumps 80% in Q2, EBIT up more than 30%

Published 28 Aug 2020 10:02 CET | Malaysia
Telekom Malaysia posted group revenue of MYR 2.59 billion for the second quarter of 2020, which represents an increase of 1.4 ...

Celcom, Aerodyne partner on IR4.0 services development

Published 27 Jul 2020 07:01 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operator Celcom Axiata has signed a memorandum of understanding with Aerodyne Group, a drone, data technology and ...

Telekom Malaysia to provide Layer 3 HSBB Network Service to Digi

Published 14 Jul 2020 09:36 CET | Malaysia
Telekom Malaysia (TM) through its global and wholesale arm, TM Wholesale, and Digi Telecommunications, have announced a ...

Maxis offers free Hotlink Postpaid 60 plan access for healthcare frontliners

Published 08 Jul 2020 09:08 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operator Maxis has launched a promotion for healthcare workers across 86 public and private hospitals nationwide. The ...

Celcom Axiata launches one-stop digital kit for Malaysian SMEs

Published 03 Jul 2020 11:05 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operator Celcom Axiata has introduced the Celcom Business Suite for SMEs on the local market. Celcom's participation as ...

Malaysian operators extend access to free 1GB Productivity Internet service to 24 hours

Published 03 Jul 2020 10:44 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operators Celcom Axiata, Digi, Maxis, U Mobile and Telekom Malaysia's unifi brand have extended access to the daily ...

Digi launches 'altHR' digital workforce management app for Malaysian companies

Published 24 Jun 2020 09:04 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operator Digi Telecommunications has introduced the 'altHR' app for local companies. The app is designed to help ...

Maxis starts Raya festive season promo, sells smartphones at MYR 1

Published 15 Jun 2020 10:55 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operator Maxis has launched a promotion to celebrate the Raya festive season. Maxis' Biggest Sale has begun and will ...

Celcom launches Celcom Xpax unlimited prepay internet plan

Published 12 Jun 2020 10:20 CET | Malaysia
Malaysian operator Celcom has launched the Celcom Xpax Truly Unlimited prepay internet plan. Customers who take up the operator's ...

Malaysia appoints MCMC chairman, to starts 5G spectrum allocation review

Published 11 Jun 2020 08:40 CET | Malaysia
The Malaysian government has appointed Fadhlullah Suhaimi Abdul Malik as chairman of the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia ...

TM, Celcom, Digi, Maxis, Altel secure 5G spectrum in Malaysia

Published 02 Jun 2020 18:32 CET | Malaysia
Malaysia's Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (KKMM) has granted 5G spectrum to Telekom Malaysia (TM), Celcom Axiata, ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Feb Deutsche Telekom Q4 2020
26 Feb Tecnotree Q4 2020
26 Feb Proximus Q4 2020
26 Feb OTE Q4 2020 2020
26 Feb HTHK FY results
26 Feb Megacable Q4
26 Feb Report: Dutch Mobile Monitor 2020 Q3
01 Mar Inseego Q4
01 Mar Ooma Q4
01 Mar Liberty LatAm Q4 results
01 Mar Switch Q4 2020
01 Mar Boingo Q4
01 Mar Zoom Video Communications Q4
01 Mar TIM Brasil investors day
01 Mar Embedded World Digital
02 Mar FuboTV Q4 2020
02 Mar HPE fiscal Q1
03 Mar Marvell Technology fiscal Q4
03 Mar Vivendi Q4 2020
03 Mar Avast FY results
04 Mar Inwit Q4 2020
04 Mar Broadcom fiscal Q1
04 Mar MTS Q4 2020
04 Mar Ciena fiscal Q1
04 Mar Telesat Q4
05 Mar Vonage Investor Day
::: More Calendar Items