Disaster Relief

Towards the end of 2014, the country faced some of the worst floods in decades. When it hit the East Coast states, our priority was to expedite the restoration of communication services. We deployed mobile transmitters in areas that were affected by electricity disruptions to mitigate the situation and restore connectivity.

We provided free minutes and SMS for customers in the affected states to stay in touch with their loved ones. In addition, we provided 35 free lines at selected relief centres – 10 in Kota Bahru, 15 in Ipoh and 10 in Kuantan. Further to that, we provided relief aid to flood victims in three areas by distributing essential items at relief centres at Sekolah Kebangsaan Getting, Tumpat, Kelantan, as well as SK Teluk Kepayang and SK Muzafar Shah in Bota, Perak.

Our dealers were also not spared from the floods. More than 100 Hotlink dealers’ shops were damaged and our partners suffered varying degrees of losses. We helped to clean up their outlets, refurbish their display cabinets, restore IT systems and replenish point-of-sale materials to help them resume operations.

In addition, Maxis employees who were affected by the floods were given monetary aid to get them back on their feet, as well as hotel accommodation. A Flood Donation Drive for affected employees was launched during this period.




Maxis calls on organisations to rethink Digital Transformation Strategy through Retransformation

Maxis is calling on organisations in Malaysia to rethink and reevaluate their digital transformation strategies.

Always Be Ahead in a changing world

Maxis makes commitment to enable customers to Always Be Ahead in a changing world

In a time of constant change across the world, driven especially by advancements in technology, Maxis today unveiled its new brand purpose: To bring together the best of technologies to help people, businesses and the nation to Always Be Ahead in a changing world. The new brand purpose was launched in conjunction with Maxis’ 25th anniversary and the upcoming Merdeka celebrations, to signify the intertwining of Maxis’ and Malaysia’s past, present and future journey together in this rapidly evolving digital age.

Natalia Navin, Chief Human Resource Officer, Maxis

Maxis launches three new scholarships in building future technology and innovation leaders

In its commitment to building tech-savvy and forward-thinking leaders, Maxis has launched three new scholarships to support the aspirations of bright and deserving young individuals. Candidates can apply for the Maxis Women in Tech Undergraduate 2020 Scholarship, Maxis Tech Undergraduate 2020 Scholarship and the Maxis Young Leaders Undergraduate 2020 Scholarship. Due to the overwhelming response received from applicants, the initial submission deadline of 31 August has now been extended to 14 September to allow more students to apply.