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Malaysia - Fixed Broadband, Digital Economy and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses

Malaysia - Fixed Broadband, Digital Economy and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses

The Malaysian fixed broadband market remains highly underdeveloped. Telekom Malaysia's fibre-based services on High Speed Broadband (HSBB) network has seen progression in the fixed broadband market, however progression has been slow. Growth in the fixed broadband subscriber market has been low over the past five years due to a stagnant number of fixed lines and the growing dominance of mobile broadband. Over the next five years to 2022 slow growth is expected to continue.
Telekom Malaysia is rolling roll out a last mile access network to homes and businesses utilising fibre-to-the-home (FTTH), Ethernet-to-the-home (ETTH) and VDSL2 technologies. The ten-year HSBB 2 project encompasses the deployment of additional access and core capacity covering state capitals and selected major towns throughout the country.
The government in Malaysia has a strong commitment to developing a technological society. As part of this strategy, it has encouraged a large number of high tech companies from around the world to set up a presence in Malaysia, especially through its MSC project. Malaysia is continuing to promote itself as an Information Technology hub in the Asia region.

Key developments:

Slow growth in internet penetration is predicted for the next five years to 2022.
The Malaysian government has released a National Internet of Things (IoT) Strategic Roadmap.
Microsoft and Telekom Malaysia announced a partnership to deliver cloud-based digital services.
ZTE entered a partnership with U Mobile for the development of 5G mobile broadband technologies.


1. Synopsis
2. Introduction and statistical overview
2.1 Market Overview and analysis
2.2 Broadband statistics and Forecast
2.3 Internet Statistics and Forecasts
3. Fixed Broadband Service Providers
3.1 Telekom Malaysia
3.2 Time dotCom
4. Fixed Broadband Technologies
4.1 Fibre-to-the-Premises (FttP) and Fibre-To-The-Home (FttH)
4.2 High-Speed Broadband (HSBB) network
4.3 Other fixed broadband services
4.3.1 WiFi
4.3.2 WiMAX
5. Digital economy
5.1 e-Government
6. Digital media
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Digital TV
6.3 Videostreaming
6.4 Tablets
7. Related reports
Table 1 Fixed Broadband Subscribers (with Forecast) 2007 - 2022
Table 2 Historic - Fixed broadband subscribers 2005 - 2011
Table 3 Total broadband household penetration 2009 - 2017
Table 4 Historic - DSL subscribers
Table 5 Internet Users and Penetration (with Forecast) 2007 - 2022
Table 6 Historic - Internet users and Penetration 1995 - 2011
Table 7 Total international internet bandwidth 1999 - 2017
Table 8 Telekom Malaysia Fixed Broadband Subscribers 2003 - 2017
Table 9 Historic Telekom Malaysia, Fixed broadband subscribers FttX v. DSL - 2013 - 2015
Table 10 TM's UniFi broadband subscribers 2010 - 2017
Table 11 Historic - FttX subscribers
Table 12 TM's UniFi broadband subscribers and premises passed 2010 - 2017
Table 13 Historic - Wireless hotspots and hotspot subscribers
Table 14 Key broadcasting statistics
Chart 1 Internet, Fixed Broadband & Mobile Broadband Penetration 2017; 2022
Chart 2 Fixed Broadband Subscribers (with Forecast) - 2007 - 2022
Chart 3 Internet Users and Penetration (with Forecast) - 2007 - 2022
Chart 4 Percentage of Households with Internet Access at Home (with Forecast) - 2007 - 2022
Chart 5 Percentage of Households with a Computer (with Forecast) - 2007 - 2022

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