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Telekom Malaysia Bhd.

Company Background

Telekom Malaysia is the country's leading telecommunications company. Its roots date back to the early 20th century when Malaysia's postal and telegraph services were incorporated by British colonizers.

Today, TM is the dominant provider of fixed telephone services and has a more than 90% share of the fixed broadband market with products Streamyx and UniFi. It plans to introduce 4G broadband services after acquiring a majority stake in local wireless broadband provider Packet One Networks in 2014.

Packet One will work with South Korea's SK Telecom to establish an Long-Term Evolution network across Malaysia.

TM also operates an Internet Protocol television service called HyppTV. It has a small share of Malaysia's television market.

TM is a listed company. The government's investment holding arm, Khazanah Nasional, has a majority stake in it.

TM has been led by Managing Director Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa since 2008.

Business Summary

Telekom Malaysia Bhd. engages in the establishment, maintenance, and provision of telecommunication services and solutions in broadband, data, and fixed-line. It operates through the following segments: unifi, TM ONE, TM GLOBAL, and Shared Service and Others. The unifi segment comprises of retail business, which refers to telecommunication services and communications solutions to households, individuals as well as small and medium enterprise companies. The TM ONE segment includes the provision of telecommunications services and communications solutions to small and medium businesses as well as corporate and government customers. The TM GLOBAL segment involves the wholesale business, which covers the wholesale telecommunications services delivered over the group's networks to domestic and international carriers. The Shared Services and Others segment comprises of information technology and network, and its subsidiaries. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2019 MYRUSD
Gross Profit2,910.60M702.53M
Operating income1,700.80M410.52M
Income before tax910.10M219.67M
Net income632.70M152.71M
Diluted EPS0.160.04
Dividends Per Share0.100.02
Total Assets25,599.70M6,258.33M
Total liabilities19,046.60M4,656.30M
Total equity7,353.30M1,797.65M
Operating cash flow3,633M876.90M
Currency in MYRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 11,721.60M 12,060.90M 12,085.10M 11,819.30M 11,434.20M
Gross Profit 3,405.20M 3,563.90M 3,930.30M 2,995.10M 2,910.60M
Operating income 1,079.20M 1,065.50M 1,073.60M 1,128.60M 1,700.80M
Income before tax 887.10M 889.10M 1,020.40M -3.60M 910.10M
Net income 700.30M 776M 929.70M 153.20M 632.70M
EBITDA 3,446.40M 3,614.40M 3,486.80M 3,410M 3,974.70M
Diluted EPS 0.18 0.20 0.24 0.04 0.16
Dividends Per Share 0.21 0.21 0.21 0.02 0.10
Total Assets 25,493.90M 25,957M 25,473.50M 23,704.50M 25,599.70M
Total liabilities 15,793.50M 16,413.10M 15,910.20M 16,689M 19,046.60M
Total equity 7,780.60M 7,692.30M 7,843.50M 7,525.20M 7,353.30M
Operating cash flow 3,083.10M 2,988.50M 2,526.30M 2,684.60M 3,633M
 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 2,998.10M 2,911.35M 2,810.80M 2,928.92M 2,759.89M
Gross Profit 870.96M 860.28M 914.12M 742.21M 702.53M
Operating income 276.03M 257.19M 249.70M 279.67M 410.52M
Income before tax 226.89M 214.61M 237.32M -0.89M 219.67M
Net income 179.11M 187.31M 216.23M 37.96M 152.71M
EBITDA 881.50M 872.47M 810.97M 845.02M 959.38M
Diluted EPS 0.04 0.04 0.05 0.01 0.04
Dividends Per Share 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.00 0.02
Total Assets 5,937.78M 5,786.22M 6,294.41M 5,736.11M 6,258.33M
Total liabilities 3,678.46M 3,658.73M 3,931.35M 4,038.47M 4,656.30M
Total equity 1,812.18M 1,714.73M 1,938.10M 1,820.97M 1,797.65M
Operating cash flow 788.58M 721.38M 587.57M 665.26M 876.90M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2019
Operating margin14.87%
Profit margin5.53%

Key executives

  • Group Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director: Imri Mokhtar
  • Group Chief Financial Officer: Razidan Ghazalli
  • Chief Information Officer: M. Umapathy Sivan
  • Chief Information Security Officer: Badarudin Mansoor
  • Chief Risk Officer: Mohamad Mohamad Zain


  • Khazanah Nasional Bhd. (Investment Company) (26.0%)
  • Employees Provident Fund (17.4%)
  • Permodalan Nasional Bhd. (11.7%)
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (9.3%)
  • Public Mutual Bhd. (4.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.1%)
  • Urusharta Jamaah Sdn. Bhd. (1.0%)
  • Great Eastern Life Assurance Co. Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (0.8%)
  • Bumiputra Investment Foundation (0.8%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Menara TM, Jalan Pantai Baharu, Level 11, North Wing, Kuala Lumpur, 50672, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60.3.2240.9494

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