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Telekom Malaysia Bhd.

  • 3.65 MYR
  • +0.02
  • +0.55%
  • Malaysia
    Aug 14, 2018
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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 provision of communication services and solutions in broadband, data, and fixed-line. It operates through the following segments: unifi, TM ONE, and TM GLOBAL. 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 provides telecommunications services and communications solutions to small and medium businesses as well as corporate and government customers except for consumer business, which provides only voice and Internet and multimedia services. The TM GLOBAL segment is involved in the wholesale business, which covers the wholesale telecommunications services delivered over the group's networks to domestic and international carriers. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2017 MYRUSD
Gross Profit3,930.30M914.12M
Operating income1,073.60M249.70M
Income before tax1,020.40M237.32M
Net income929.70M216.23M
Diluted EPS0.240.05
Dividends Per Share0.210.05
Total Assets25,473.50M6,294.41M
Total liabilities15,910.20M3,931.35M
Total equity7,843.50M1,938.10M
Operating cash flow2,526.30M587.57M
Currency in MYRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 10,628.70M 11,235.10M 11,721.60M 12,060.90M 12,085.10M
Gross Profit 3,244.70M 3,458.10M 3,405.20M 3,563.90M 3,930.30M
Operating income 1,256.50M 1,229M 1,079.20M 1,065.50M 1,073.60M
Income before tax 1,042.10M 1,096.20M 887.10M 889.10M 1,020.40M
Net income 1,012.20M 831.80M 700.30M 776M 929.70M
EBITDA 3,406.90M 3,508.90M 3,446.40M 3,614.40M 3,486.80M
Diluted EPS 0.28 0.22 0.18 0.20 0.24
Dividends Per Share 0.26 0.22 0.21 0.21 0.21
Total Assets 21,146.50M 23,860.40M 25,493.90M 25,957M 25,473.50M
Total liabilities 11,847.70M 14,077.40M 15,793.50M 16,413.10M 15,910.20M
Total equity 7,136.70M 7,571.10M 7,780.60M 7,692.30M 7,843.50M
Operating cash flow 2,946.60M 3,142M 3,083.10M 2,988.50M 2,526.30M
 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 3,373.66M 3,433.68M 2,998.10M 2,911.35M 2,810.80M
Gross Profit 1,029.90M 1,056.86M 870.96M 860.28M 914.12M
Operating income 398.82M 375.60M 276.03M 257.19M 249.70M
Income before tax 330.77M 335.02M 226.89M 214.61M 237.32M
Net income 321.28M 254.21M 179.11M 187.31M 216.23M
EBITDA 1,081.38M 1,072.39M 881.50M 872.47M 810.97M
Diluted EPS 0.08 0.07 0.04 0.04 0.05
Dividends Per Share 0.08 0.06 0.05 0.05 0.05
Total Assets 6,455.96M 6,824.08M 5,937.78M 5,786.22M 6,294.41M
Total liabilities 3,617.06M 4,026.14M 3,678.46M 3,658.73M 3,931.35M
Total equity 2,178.81M 2,165.33M 1,812.18M 1,714.73M 1,938.10M
Operating cash flow 935.28M 960.26M 788.58M 721.38M 587.57M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2017
Operating margin8.88%
Profit margin7.69%

Key executives

  • Group Chief Executive Officer & Director: Bazlan Osman
  • Group Chief Financial Officer: Nor Fadhilah binti Mohamed Ali
  • Chief Technology & Innovation Officer: Mohammad Rais Azhar
  • Chief Legal & Compliance Officer: Idrus bin Ismail
  • Chief Procurement Officer: Mohamad Mohamad Zain


  • Khazanah Nasional Bhd. (Investment Company) (26.2%)
  • Permodalan Nasional Bhd. (19.6%)
  • Employees Provident Fund (17.1%)
  • Public Mutual Bhd. (3.9%)
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (3.7%)
  • Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Ltd. (1.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.0%)
  • Great Eastern Life Assurance Co. Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Bumiputra Investment Foundation (0.8%)
  • CIMB-Principal Asset Management Bhd. (0.8%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Level 51, North Wing, Menara TM, Jalan Pantai Baharu, Kuala Lumpur, 50672, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60.3.2240.9494

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    Last Updated on 14 Aug, 2018

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