CelcomDigi welcomes Government’s decision on next step of 5G implementation to achieve 80% 5G CoPA before transition to dual network model

Press Release
May 3, 2023

PETALING JAYA, 3 May 2023 – CelcomDigi Berhad (CelcomDigi) welcomes the Government’s decision to implement 5G under two networks once 80% 5G coverage of populated areas (CoPA) has been achieved. The company recognises the need for the efficient rollout of 5G based on the new enhanced model to provide wide and comprehensive coverage, encourage adoption, and ensure affordability of 5G services for all Malaysians.

CelcomDigi is committed to support the Government’s ambitions to achieve 80% 5G CoPA by end 2023, which will continue to be carried out by DNB. CelcomDigi will work with the Government and industry to support the delivery of the next phase of Malaysia’s 5G journey.  

CelcomDigi welcomes the opportunity to play a more active and direct role in the country’s 5G implementation, leveraging on our experience and resources, existing widest 4G network, supply chain and partner ecosystem to support the Government’s 5G ambitions, as we bring the best 5G solutions and offerings to Malaysian consumers and businesses.