Who will acquire Jaring?

JARING (Jaring Communications Sdn Bhd)  was the first ISP in Malaysia. Jaring core business are  Wired Broadband, Wireless Broadband, Telephony and Internet Data Center.  After turning down acquisition from TM and Time dot com a while back, Jaring is now up for sale.
The bidders are ;

Optinet Technology Sdn Bhd
Melaka ICT Holdings,
Ersatech Sdn Bhd,  and
Dignity First Sdn Bhd

Jaring is operated by 350 staffs and MOF is estimated to gain RM 50 million from the sale.

 

Jaring ISP appointed new CEO

JARING Communications Sdn Bhd, an internet service provider, has named Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Yaacob as its new chief executive officer effective March 1.


Nik Abdul Aziz, a former senior director of the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), replaced Dr. Mohamed Awang Lah, Jaring said in a statement yesterday.

An engineer by training, Nik Abdul Aziz, 42, was also a senior vice president with Khazanah Nasional Bhd from 2005 until 2008, in charge of major IT development projects

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