Malaysia Eyes for Sri Lanka’s 1st Satellite
The nation’s Telecommunication industry watchdog- Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL), is considering ‘Expression of Interest’ by two Malaysian companies to partner Sri Lanka’s space communication programme. A high ranking TRCSL official said that Dialog Telekom’s parent company- Malaysia-based Axiata Group, along with Maxis Group, which bought a stake in Sri Lanka Telecom have expressed their intention in investing in the Rs 17 billion communication satellite project.