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APU Signs MoU with ABNxcess

We are pleased to announce that a new collaboration between APU and Asian Broadcasting Network (M) Sdn Bhd (ABNxcess) has been established. The signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) took place on the 5th of September 2014 (Friday), in Level 4 Boardroom, APU Campus @ TPM.

The main objective of the MoU is to promote interaction between APU and ABNxcess in mutually beneficial areas and to provide a formal arrangement for initiating interaction between APU and ABNxcess. The collaboration between the two organisations will provide students from APU an internship platform and employment opportunity at ABNxcess after completing their studies. The APU’s students would be able to utilise facilities such as the studio and lab in ABNxcess for their programmes and curricula’s needs. ABNxcess would also become an industrial advisor to the APU’s related programmes or curricular undertaken by them. The MoU, among other would benefit both organisations in terms of joint Research & Development effort and provide opportunity for ABNxcess’ employees who wish to further their studies in areas where ABNxcess has interest in.

Sreedhar Subramaniam, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ABNxcess, represented and signed the MoU on behalf of ABNxcess while APU was represented by Datuk Dr Parmjit Singh, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of APIIT Education Group.

About ABNxcess
Asian Broadcasting Network (M) Sdn Bhd or ABNxcess, the Country’s First Digital Cable Network offering fixed High Speed Internet and High Definition TV services. It was established with the aim to reduce the digital devide as well as promote the development of knowledge-based communities in the country. ABNxcess plans to achieve this through its fixed, high speed internet and TV services. Through its concept, ‘Access for All’, ABNxcess is able to offer the public a choice and opportunity to experience high speed, disruption-free internet connectivity and high definition TV broadcasts at unparalleled and unbeatable value.

ABNxcess was launched commercially on 8 June 2013. Through its initiatives, ABNxcess is able to serve and address customers’ discerning tastes and growing demands in Internet and TV broadcast services.  The company has three licenses (NFP, NSP and CASP) to operate digital cable network, including ‘triple play’ services i.e. video, data and voice services.Globally more households watch TV on cable than any other platform. Examples of (global) cable operators include TimeWarner, Cablevision, StarHub, Comcast, Mediacom, Optus, to name a few.  For more information, kindly visit: http://www.abnxcess.com/