As the country readies for the next generation in wireless telephony, 5G which is touted to transform nations with its capabilities where machines can now talk to machines and the true realisation of smart cities.
Within 2 years the deployment are expected to take place and the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission is preparing for arrival. The agency established a national 5G Task Force in November 2018 to study and recommend a holistic strategy for 5G deployment in Malaysia. A collaborative effort with relevant stakeholders, the Task Force comprise members from the private sector, Ministries and agencies representing the demand and supply side of the ecosystem.
The Task Force is expected to complete its study and produce a final report for MCMC September 2019.
It is divided into 4 working groups with the following focus areas:
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MCMC has also invited parties who are interested in participating, contributing ideas and resources to any of the working groups to send emails to the respective working group.