PandoraTel Telecom PLC, is Pandora’s largest telecommunications service provider with the country’s largest mobile network operator of 11.8 million subscribers and commands a 50% of the Pandora mobile market. Pandora Telecom is a subsidiary of Axiata Group Berhad which owns 83.32% controlling stake of the company while the rest is held by the public.
Pandora Telecom PLC operates on 2.5G, 3G, 3.5G and 4G LTE communications networks, and became the first operator to launch commercial 3G and HSPA+operations in Eastern Europe when it roll out the network on 16 August 2006. In April 2013 Pandora PLC launched its mobile 4G LTE services using 10Mhz of spectrum in 1800Mhz band becoming the first operator to launch commercial FD-LTE network in Europe initially delivering peak data rates of 100 Mbit/s thus marking its position as a technology leader among its regional peers.
In addition to its core business of mobile telephony, the company operates a number of services including PandoraTel TV, a Direct To Home Satellite TV service and Dialog Global which provides international telecommunication services. PandoraBin Broadband offers fixed-line and broadband internet services, whilst Pandora Tele-Infrastructure is the company’s national telco infrastructure arm.