Malaysia MCMC sets 2021 as the target year for 5G network

Recently, Malaysian Communications And Multimedia Commission  (MCMC) has issued a statement stating that Malaysia will be become the first country to showcase the newly developed 5G network in the entire Asia. A recent report from local media has reported that MCMC has set the 5G deployment goal between 2021 to 2022.

MCMC chairman Al-Ishsal Ishak speaks during a media briefing for the 5G Malaysia Showcase in Putrajaya April 3, 2019.— Picture by Hari Anggara

According to reports, MCMC has shown the practicality of 5G network in the public and private infrastructure. This 5G summit will present with high end technology including unmanned self driving technology, aerial photography, Hologram, robotic arm, telemedicine diagnosis, real time e-sports streaming, virtual classrooms and more IoT gadgets.

Participating companies on the coming 5G summit includes Celcom, Digi, Ericsson, Huawei, Malaysia Automotive, Robotics & IoT Institute (Marii), Maxis, NokiaTelekom Malaysia, U Mobile, UTM and ZTE

If you are interest on the summit and exhibition, you acn visit Kompleks Perbandanan at Putrajaya between 10am to 6pm on 20th to 21st April 2019.