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Malaysia Telecommunications Report Q2 2016

Malaysia Telecommunications Report Q2 2016

Latest Updates & Industry Developments

Based on data reported by Malaysia's mobile network operators, Maxis and DiGi and Telenor-backedCelcom, and by the country's telecoms sector regulator, we now believe that the number of mobilesubscriptions reached 43.45mn at the end of 2015, equivalent to a penetration rate of 143%. During theyear, the three established operators appear to have lost customers to the smaller players, a trend whichcoincided with the continued phasing-out of unused prepaid subscriptions. We now predict that thenumber of mobile subscriptions will rise to 45.34mn by the end of 2020. Growth across the market as awhole will be driven by migration to 3G/4G services and by a trend towards the use of multiple SIMconnecteddevices. Mobile ARPUs will continue to decline gradually, as price competition underminesthe benefits of moving to premium services.

In the wireline market, the main focus of growth will continue to be on the development of fibre-basedhigh-speed access and backbone networks. Higher capacity wireline broadband infrastructure willfacilitate the deployment of new services, including online video. By 2020 we predict there will be8.284mn broadband accesses, up from 6.9mn at the end of 2015.


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Latest Updates & Industry Developments
SWOT
Industry SWOT
Industry Forecast
Latest Updates
Structural Trends
Industry Risk Reward Index
Industry Risk Reward Ratings
Table: Asia Pacific Telecoms Risk/Reward Index - Q2 2016
Industry Risk Reward Ratings
Market Overview
Market Drivers & Trends
Mobile
Table: Malaysia Wireless Market, Q315
Wireline Voice & Broadband
Pay-TV/Convergence
Regulatory Development
Table: Malaysia - Regulatory Bodies And Their Responsibilities
Legislation
Regulatory Developments
Competitive Landscape
Table: Key Players
Mobile Operator Data
Table: Mobile Market Overview
Table: Maxis Communications
Table: Celcom Group
Table: DiGi
Company Profiles
Telekom Malaysia
Maxis Communications
Celcom
DiGi Telecommunications
Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Malaysia 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Malaysia 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Malaysia 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Malaysia 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Malaysia 1990-2025)
Glossary
Table: Glossary Of Terms
Methodology
Industry Forecast Methodology
Sources
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
Table: Risk/Reward Index Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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