Sunday, October 22, 2017

Kota Kinabalu is first Malaysian city with free WiFi service

KOTA KINABALU: Kota Kinabalu Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KKCCCI) president Datuk Michael Lui yesterday welcomed the free WiFi service rolled out by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and Kota Kinabalu City Hall (DBKK).

He said the WiFi service would enhance the city’s competitiveness and promote tourism development.

In addition, Lui said the facility would spur our digital economy, increase productivity which in turn, attract more foreign investors.

“KK City WiFi will improve the quality of life for city folks.

“The service will elevate Kota Kinabalu into a smart, highly liveable, business and tourist friendly city,” he said in a press statement.

Lui said having a stable and high-speed broadband service had been the dream of Kota Kinabalu city.

“We are excited that Kota Kinabalu is the first city in Malaysia that provides free WiFi service to the people.”