DiGi expands its broadband footprint to Bintulu

Press Release
July 1, 2011

DiGi expands its broadband footprint to Bintulu

Bintulu, 2 JULY 2011: DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd ("DiGi") has further broadened its mobile internet footprint in Sarawak with the expansion of its Turbo 3G™ network to Bintulu. With 3G population coverage of over 60%, Bintulu is the fourth division after Kuching, Lundu and Miri to have DiGi Internet services in Sarawak.

According to DiGi's Head of Region Sarawak, Benny Wee Hong Guep, "This expansion is a proof point of DiGi's commitment to provide Internet access in key market centres of Sarawak.

"The increased demands for our Internet services have encouraged us to continuously expand our 3G coverage to more areas and significantly improve our service offerings. However, we remain focused on delivering reliable connectivity at competitive prices besides providing good customer experience," he added.

As part of its ambition to provide Internet for All, DiGi has the best Internet plans designed to suit all shapes, sizes and devices. Data plans are available for users of smartphones, PCs and tablets. Bundled smartphone with DG Smart Plan packages enable customers to enjoy great savings. Customers are encouraged to check out the range of broadband plans that suit their usage pattern.

Residents in Bintulu can visit the DiGi Internet roadshow on 2-3 July 2011 at Bintulu Parkcity Mall to find out more about the promotional data plans available. Customers can enjoy savings of RM120 if they sign up for any of the following monthly data plans - Discover, Explore 10GB, Explore 16GB, which also come with a free modem and *zero contract.

Today, DiGi has over 4.6 million of its customers who are actively using its mobile internet and mobile broadband services. "We are committed to drive mobile internet even further as we continually familiarize Malaysians with the benefits and enjoyment of the mobile internet lifestyle,& added Wee.

For more information on Broadband by DiGi, please visit https://www.digi.com.my/broadband/mobile-broadband.

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About DiGi
Established in 1995, DiGi is listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and is part of the global telecommunications provider, Telenor Group. DiGi focuses on making it easy, keeping it relevant and providing the best deals to ensure excellent customer experience in mobile and internet services. Through its corporate initiative, Deep Green, DiGi is committed to a sustainable business that is financially and ecologically responsible to all stakeholders.

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