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U Mobile Successfully Completes SSA With DNB, MoF Inc., Ready for Dual 5G Transition
July 3, 2024 News 5G dual 5G U Mobile


Following its statement on 20th June 2024, U Mobile has announced it has completed the share subscription agreement (SSA) with Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) and Minister of Finance (Incorporated) (MoF Inc.) and has signed the shareholders’ agreement (SHA) for equity stake in DNB.

This significant milestone reflects U Mobile’s full support of the government’s ambition to transition to a dual 5G network model to drive competition and ensure sustainability of the telecommunications industry in Malaysia.

“U Mobile is delighted to have completed the SSA and signed the SHA with DNB to pave the way for the nation’s transition to a dual 5G network model. We are committed to play a critical role in developing Malaysia’s digital economy, by encouraging 5G adoption and showcasing its benefits to consumers, enterprises, and the public sector. With the strength of our track record, expertise and futureproofed network infrastructure, we believe we are well-positioned to roll out Malaysia’s second 5G network,” said Wong Heang Tuck, CEO at U Mobile.

U Mobile Committed to Growth, Innovation

U Mobile has grown from strength to strength in the last decade through its innovative product offerings and accessible pricing that has brought value to Malaysians. The telco also has a demonstrated track record of aggressive 4G rollout, with its national population coverage growing from 50% in 2017 to 95% at the end of Q1 2024.

The combination of innovation, affordability and quality connectivity has grown its subscriber base to over 9 million at the end of 2023. U Mobile currently offers best-in-class 5G mobile plans and various 5G-related enterprise solutions to support the digitalisation agenda of corporates and SMEs.

U Mobile’s vision is to be Malaysia’s most favourite digital services partner through innovations that constantly make things possible. To realise this, the company is committed to providing unbeatable quality connectivity experiences that are best-in-class and 5G speeds that are ultra-fast at no extra cost. It believes its accessible quality connectivity narrows the digital divide by providing Malaysians access to the right skills and tools to unleash their unbeatable potential.

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