Through technology, we create long-lasting impacts for our communities.
As a digital enabler, our goal is to help communities leverage technology so we can bring a positive, lifelong impact into their lives. Our
primary focuses include championing Education & Community Empowerment, Festive Charity and Humanitarian Relief.
Our community initiatives are underlined by our passion for education and our purpose to bring together the best of technologies to enable the nation to Always Be Ahead in a changing world. Leveraging technology, we continue to support the community during these trying times by bringing digital learning closer to them and helping to drive digital adoption. Beyond this, we undertake humanitarian relief efforts and support vulnerable communities during major festive seasons.
Maxis eKelas is our flagship community programme which brings digital learning closer to the community by providing free access and quality content
to students, especially those from the rural communities. Its focus is on three core – Science, Mathematics and English – from Year 4
to Form 5. Maxis eKelas provides a fun, vibrant and blended learning experience through a combination of live tutorials, group
learning, competitions as well as access to quality content through the eKelas portal, www.ekelas.com.my
All students from Year 4 until Form 5 are welcome to register for FREE at ekelas.com.my so they can enter a whole
new world of learning where studying can be fun!
Recently, we hosted our first workshop joined by teachers and STEM experts to prepare students for Misi Jelajah Digital.
With over 5,200 submissions from students nationwide! Winners to be announced via the eKelas portal in October.
Digitalisation has become crucial for all walks of life as we accelerate towards a more digital world. Maxis’ eKelas Usahawan is a structured digital marketing programme aimed at empowering women entrepreneurs especially from rural communities to develop a stronger digital presence. Comprising a series of digital marketing workshops with a practical and hands-on approach, the programme equips entrepreneurs with digital tools and skills so they can grow their respective business and expand their income opportunities. Through our partnership with our content and training partner, we have developed modules that cover tips and basic skills on digital photography, copywriting, marketing and advertising through online and social media platforms, digital payments and more.
Available for free to all Malaysian entrepreneurs, this 3-hour webinar introduces basic tips that can equip business owners to market their products and services digitally. Our experienced trainers will be focusing on digital marketing skills:
A rewarding digital marketing workshop targeting SMEs in digital adoption and Maxis Business’ digital solutions.
eKelas Usahawan partnered with Khairunnisa’ Terengganu to educate businesses in adopting a strong digital presence.
We live in the Digital Age. Our children are digital natives, consuming entertainment differently from previous generations. Naturally, these present some challenges for you as a parent.
Because Maxis Cares, here are some of our tips on how you can guide your children and their digital entertainment choices.
In Malaysia, age appropriate ratings are commonly referred to as censorship ratings. These are vetted by the National Censorship Board under the purview of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Generally, ratings in Malaysia are broken down as follows:
Online streaming services are generally self-regulated by the service providers itself. Each service provider will have their own guidelines and ratings on programmes available through their service.
As an example, Netflix has what it terms as “Maturity Ratings” to indicate suitability of content according to age groups. In Netflix, the ratings are broken down as follows
ALL – suitable for little kids
7+ - suitable for older kids above 7
13+ - suitable for teenagers
16+ - suitable for older teenagers above 16
18+ - unsuitable for children or teenagers, and only suitable for adults above 18.
Source: https://help.netflix.com/en/node/2064?ui_action=kb-article-popular-categories - click on "All other countries"
Most content on TV programmes and movies available through online streaming services, terrestrial TV stations and cinemas come with age appropriate ratings / censorship ratings / maturity ratings. Here are some quick tips to help you decide on what content your child should have access to:
While we had some travel and movement restrictions during the Covid 19 pandemic, it did not stop us from engaging and bringing joy to the communities in need.
For the major festive celebrations, we undertook the following initiatives:
During natural disasters, we know how important connectivity is for impacted communities to stay connected with their loved ones. We continue to work extensively
to prepare for severe weather conditions with a priority to ensure the safety of our people, to protect and maintain our network infrastructure, and to keep our
customers including emergency services connected. Where necessary, we provide temporary mobile base stations to boost
coverage for emergency services and relief centres.
COVID-19 humanitarian aid to support the community In support of Malaysians impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and responding to the call by the Government,
Maxis focused its efforts towards helping the B40 group across the nation, frontliners and health care providers.
Distributed 3,300 food boxes worth RM330,000 to communities in Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Penang and Sabah impacted by the pandemic and the floods in 2020.
#MYBaikHati is a device crowdsourcing campaign to collect used laptops, tablets and/or 4G smartphones for digital learning and daily needs of B40 communities.
Aid to B40 households in Central and Northern region, consisting of personal protective equipment and basic household necessities during the COVID-19 pandemic.