As a government-linked company (GLC), TM not only abides by the Malaysian Code on Corporate Governance but also the Green Book produced by the Putrajaya Committee on GLC High Performance, which contains Guidelines to Enhance Board Effectiveness. The Group further continually updates its Corporate Governance framework by adopting international best practices relevant to the telecommunications industry.

Corporate governance at TM is steered by its Board of Directors, hence the emphasis on the Board’s integrity, accountability and independence. … "Strong Management (Telekom Malaysia)" will have a long-term positive impact on the this entity, which adds to its value. This statements will have a short-term positive impact on this entity, which adds to its value. This qualitative factor will lead to a decrease in costs. "Strong Management (Telekom Malaysia)" is a difficult qualitative factor to defend, so competing institutions will have an easy time overcoming it.