Maxis Communication Berhad (Maxis)

A leading mobile communications service provider in Malaysia and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Binariang. Maxis was granted communications licences to operate a nationwide GSM900 mobile network, a domestic fixed network and an international gateway in 1993, and commenced mobile telecommunications operations in August 1995, and fixed line and international operations in early 1996. Maxis mobile service is offered under the Maxis brand for postpaid and Hotlink for prepaid. Maxis launched its 3G service Maxis3G in July 2005 and in September 2006 became among the world's first to use HSDPA, a high-speed upgrade of the 3G network, for a large scale rollout of residential broadband services.

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