Langkawi 5G Demonstration Project

RM 450.00

GEORGE TOWN, January 20 – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir and Minister of Communications and Multimedia YB Gobind Singh Deo visited the Langkawi 5G Command Centre or also known as 5GCC which is an integrated command centre equipped with State-Of-The-Art Technology manage by Telekom Malaysia Bhd. There are 72 use cases involving nine verticals at 56 live sites actively operating from October 2019 until June 2020, with a total investment of RM143 million, of which 35 of the use cases are based in Langkawi. The implementation of 5G can contribute approximately RM12.7 billion to the national gross domestic product (GDP) as well as create about 40,000 new jobs in the next five years. (PN Images/JohnShen Lee)