8. TELEKOM MALAYSIA
Telekom Malaysia is Malaysia’s leading telecommunications company, with a history dating back to 1946. Beginning as the national Telco for fixed line, radio and television broadcasting services, it has evolved to become the largest broadband services provider in addition to offerings in data, fixed line, pay television and network services. The company sees itself as transforming the way Malaysians connect, communicate and collaborate, with a strong emphasis on innovation. Most recently this has seen tm venture into the long term evolution (LTE) space with the launch of TMGO, its first 4g offering. With a total of 2.23 million broadband subscribers, TM’s Unifi is Malaysia’s first high-speed broadband service and is one of TM’s recent success stories. Unifi’s rollout, in 24months, has been acknowledged as one of the fastest and lowest cost in the world. Given the rate at which Malaysians are adopting digital technology, tm represents one of the largest government-linked companies in the country, with more than 28,000 employees and a market Capitalization of more than RM25 Billion.