A Position Of Excellence
Dialog Axiata PLC is Sri Lanka’s flagship telecommunications service provider, which operates Dialog Mobile – the country’s largest mobile network. A subsidiary of the Axiata Group Berhad (formerly TM International), Dialog is one of the largest listed companies on the Colombo Stock Exchange in terms of market capitalisation, valued at Rs. 116.05 billion (as at 15 September 2008). Dialog holds the distinction of being the first company in Sri Lanka to achieve a market capitalization of USD 1 billion.
In addition to its core business of mobile telephony, Dialog operates a wide portfolio of multi-sensory connectivity services. This includes Dialog TV, a direct-to-home satellite television service, and Dialog Global which operates a wide portfolio of international telecommunication services. In addition, Dialog Broadband offers fixed-line services and broadband internet, whilst Dialog Tele-Infrastructure is the company’s National telco infrastructure arm. Dialog holds leadership position in almost all its business spheres, with innovation, superior technology solutions and world-class customer service serving as catalysts for growth.
Since the late 90’s Dialog Mobile spearheaded the exponential growth of the country’s mobile telecommunication sector, propelling it to a status on par with the developed world. Dialog operates on 2.5G, 3 and 3.5G communications network that support the very latest in multimedia and mobile internet, coupled with the distinction of being the first to launch commercial 3G operations in South Asia.
With a customer base of over 6 million, Dialog provides the best in mobile coverage, with over 1,200 base stations spanning all provinces. In addition, customers are linked to over 200 global destinations via international roaming, including 3G services.
Special Thanks to Dialog, a MIT AITI Sri Lanka Demo Day Co-Sponsor