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Malaysia

Astro New Packages : Super Packs

I found out about this only recently and i got straight to Astro to evaluate my current package and to see if im paying the lowest price for what i have. I used to pay about RM145 for my entire package (including HD services) and did not have the movie package. Now i dont have the Metro Package but i have movies(which is not cheap!) and i only have to pay RM125. Not bad a savings! Here is newly introduced…

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Malaysia

How To Control Volume on Byond

I have probably made about 10 calls to Astro to check on how on earth to control the volume using my astro byond remote control but never have i had a fix. There was some that told me that its the software and nothing can be done ,there was another that told me that that’s the way HD is and the one that takes the cake is that my tv was not compatible with Byond..DUDE! WTF?! So i had a…

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Malaysia

Astro Sports Package Price Hike!

I received a letter from Astro today informing me of the new price of the Astro Sports package and its gone up!! I currently subscribe to the Astro Family Package(default) ,Variety, Learning & Sports and pay RM 59.95. With the new price hike now i have to pay RM 71.95, which is a RM12 price hike! Globally the cost of sports content has escalated substantially. At Astro, we ave absorbed these cost over the past years and have managed to…

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Malaysia

Malaysia To Build Own Comsat

Malaysia will build its own communications satellite (comsat) for use by the government for fun,socio-economic, internal security and defence purposes, said Science, Technology and Innovations Minister Datuk Seri Dr Jamaludin Jarjis. He said that although Malaysia already had a privately-owned comsat (Measat), it was imperative that the country had a government-owned one to keep up with the “needs of the times”. **Were going to build our own satellites now!! Looks like our space program is kicking off big time.Good to…

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