The Communications and Multimedia Ministry through the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) will discuss with telecommunication companies (telcos) to have them reduce their current service charge.

Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek said they would also make a structural review of the payment for broadband service because the cost for the installation of the fibre [...]

Dwellers in rural and remote areas have never been neglected or marginalised from getting better access to communication, said Communication and Multimedia Deputy Minister Datuk Jailani Johari.

He said the government had implemented various Universal Service Provision programmes in order to ensure that rural communities had access to information communication technology (ICT) through community centres, schools, [...]

The government will set up two one-stop centres in a bid to develop the creative digital content industry in the near future, Communication and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek said.

He said one of the centres, to be known as the Pitching Centre, would be set up in the next three months to listen [...]

The government will not retract the freedom of speech in the social media but wants the freedom to be exercised with accountability, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

The Prime Minister said the government practised an open attitude but it was the responsibility of the people, especially the young generation or ‘Gen Y’ to understand that [...]

Digital terrestrial TV (DTT) will reach 2 million BR1M recipients, who will get to enjoy high definition (HD) and local free-to-air (FTA) content with the distribution of set-top boxes after the project rolls out in Malaysia in January 2015.

“The set-top boxes will then be sold to subscribers of the free content television services, and may [...]

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has extended the redemption period for the RM200 Youth Communication Package rebate from one month to three months beginning today.

“Those who have registered and received confirmation of their registration in early January need not re-register.

“We are in the process of e-mailing all those who have registered to inform [...]