Tag Archives: MCMC

November 08

MCMC raids M’kini, confiscates two computers

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) raided the Malaysiakini office in Petaling Jaya and confiscated two computers this afternoon. This is to facilitate its investigations on two videos uploaded by KiniTV in July under Section 233 (1) of the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) for alleged improper network use. The videos – one in Bahasa Malaysia and […]

February 25

Government blocks The Malaysian Insider

The Malaysian Insider news portal has been blocked by the Multimedia Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC). Users of telco Celcom who tried to access the site were shown the official MCMC page for a blocked site, with the message saying the website was barred because “it violated national laws”. According to the notice, The Malaysian […]

July 24

MCMC cautions online news portal editors on false or inaccurate reporting

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) regrets that a few online news portals have featured headlines and stories which have been taken out of context. The reason that the editors of online news portals were called in to the MCMC this morning was to remind them that false or inaccurate reporting, or the spread […]