Malaysia's DNB to offer 5G services to telcos for free during initial rollout
Information about Malaysia's DNB to offer 5G services to telcos for free during initial rollout
Kevin David Scam or Legit
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian state agency Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) on Monday said it will offer wholesale 5G services to mobile carriers at no cost during an initial rollout set to begin next week, amid concerns from operators over its pricing plans.
DNB, a government agency tasked with building and managing the entire fifth-generation (5G) telecommunications network, has yet to sign long-term deals with any mobile operator, with telecoms firms raising concerns over transparency and pricing issues, Reuters reported last month https://www.reuters.com/technology/exclusive-no-takers-malaysias-5g-plan-major-telcos-balk-over-pricing-2021-11-10.
Telekom Malaysia Bhd on Saturday became the first operator to sign up for 5G trials with DNB.
DNB in a statement said 5G services will be commercially available from Dec. 15 in three central areas, including parts of the capital Kuala Lumpur.
The agency said it would …