What began as a response to his Majesty’s Government’s call for the privatisation of the communication services in Brunei Darussalam has turned out to be one of the Nation’s success.
Today we are a diverse group providing mobile services, broadband, broadcasting and content. Datastream Technology Sdn Bhd is the Holding company that supports the Group subsidiarie’s operations.
DST’s flagship subsidiary, DST Communications Sdn Bhd (DST) provides the country’s mobile services for 2G, 2.5G and 3.5G in providing Mobile Broadband on HSPA Broadband network. DST’s 3G network is capable of supporting download speeds of up to 21 Mbps. It has reached another milestone in providing 4G Services.
DST also provides mobile portal services for its customers. DST prides itself with over 400 thousand customers, and with over 700 DST Group employees.
DSTINCOMM operated by Integrated Communications Sdn Bhd operates retail outlets and is the authorized distributor for Samsung. DSTINCOMM is a retail arm for mobile phones to telephone systems for home and offices and Enterprise solutions. In addition to its many retail outlets throughout Brunei, DSTINCOMM also has an on-line reach through online store.
DSTFASCOM is a brand owned by DST Technical Services Sdn Bhd Commissioned in July 1999, trading under the name of FasCom. DST Technical Services (B) Sdn Bhd is a service provider of nationwide two-way trunk radios in Brunei Darussalam. FasCom provides facilities for trunked business communications for companies with inter-communication needs to manage field operations & mobile teams, such as air freight, courier & package delivery companies.
KRISTAL-ASTRO is Brunei’s only operator of multi-channel pay-television service, and is a joint venture between DST and Astro Malaysia. Kristal-Astro provides digital Direct-To-Home (DTH) satellite television, providing over 100 channels of digital quality satellite television, radio programs and other interactive services.
KFM (Kristal Media Sdn Bhd) is currently Brunei’s only private commercial radio station. KFM transmits on frequency 90.7FM in the Brunei-Muara District & parts of Tutong, and 98.7FM in the Belait District & other parts of Tutong.
KRISTALfm has become very well known for playing the perfect mix of music – from the freshest current hits to the classic sing-alongs.
The station’s Hot Adult Contemporary format attracts a variety of people aged between 21-45, including young professionals, expatriates and migrant workers.