Mismanagement of 1Bestarinet in Education Ministry

1BestariNet is a project initiated by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and implemented in collaboration with YTL Communications. In this project, 10,000 schools throughout the country will be equipped with high-speed Internet access and virtual learning platform that provide the high-speed Internet network as well as access to world-class integrated learning solutions.

Disclosure Timeline

  • 03 Apr, 2017  -  Education Ministry ‘mismanaged’ 1BestariNet project (The Malaysian Reserve)

    The Education Ministry mismanaged the RM4 billion 1BestariNet e-learning project for schools nationwide, says the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). The Parliament-bound action group also said the reasons given by the ministry during the probe over the project were “unacceptable” and clearly showed contract mismanagement.


The vision of 1BestariNet's is to transform education in Malaysia and to bridge the digital divide between urban and rural students by providing quality Internet-enabled education to all Malaysians.

View the video explaining the project by Frog Asia,