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30 September 2020 - IBM to continue playing nation-building role through public-private partnerships
  1. More ​Having been in Malaysia for close to six decades, IBM Malaysia Sdn Bhd continues to play a 'nation building role' while doing its part to transform Malaysia into a high-income nation through the socialisation of transformative technologies
30 September 2020 - Malaysia pushes forward APEC's Covid-19 digital information sharing platform
  1. More Malaysia is pushing towards a few key deliverables, among which is the establishment of the APEC COVID-19 LIVE, a digital information sharing platform among the 21-member economies, Senior Officer Meeting (SOM) Chair Hairil Yahri Yaacob said
29 September 2020 - Ikhmas Jaya to invest in new segment
  1. More The group undertakes a 6R transformation plan that will involve a series of corporate exercises to improve the shareholders’ equity
29 September 2020 - Factors hindering digital adoption among SMEs include lack of knowledge, investments and cash flow — MDEC
  1. More There are several factors hindering digital adoption among small and medium enterprises (SMEs)
28 September 2020 - MTT Group and Eden-On-The-Park to develop first integrated senior living resort in Penang
  1. More MTT Group of Companies, through its subsidiary Botanica Hills Sdn Bhd, has signed a joint venture agreement with Eden-On-The-Park Sdn Bhd to develop the first Integrated Senior Living Resort — Eden at Botanica. CT — in Penang. Occupying a 32-acre parcel in the township of Botanica. CT in Balik Pulau, the project will feature a nursing care residence and low-density Active Living Resort consisting of villas and condominiums in two tower blocks
27 September 2020 - Serba Dinamik partners with Huawei Tech
  1. More Partnership aims to look into setting up smart industry areas in Sarawak
26 September 2020 - Tiong Nam earmarks RM200 million to expand warehousing space, truck fleet
  1. More ​Tiong Nam Logistics Holdings Bhd has allocated RM200 million in capital expenditure (capex) to expand its logistics and warehousing services division
24 September 2020 - Klang Valley warehouse rental rates remain attractive: Knight Frank
  1. More ​Klang Valley remains attractive in terms of warehouse rental competitiveness among neighbouring key urban areas in the region, said Knight Frank
23 September 2020 - MPC, MYRAS to accelerate adoption of IR 4.0
  1. More The Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC) has collaborated with the Malaysia Robotics and Automation Society (MyRAS) to educate and transform the manufacturing and production industries to become robust through the adoption and integration of robotics and automation technological processes
23 September 2020 - Malaysia could be world pioneer in Islamic fintech — MDEC
  1. More ​Malaysia could become a world pioneer in Islamic financial technology (fintech) as the country is already a world leader in the Islamic finance sector
23 September 2020 - Malaysia 5.0 – Digital Transformation For Malaysian Businesses
  1. More ​The aspiration of the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is to firmly establish Malaysia as the Heart of Digital ASEAN, a regional digital powerhouse and industry trailblazer
22 September 2020 - Malakoff to acquire land worth RM150 mln for renewable energy development
  1. More ​Malakoff Corporation Bhd (MCB) is in the process of acquiring 71.44 hectares (176.5 acres) of land in Mukim Pulau Sebang, Melaka worth RM150 million for future development of renewable energy power plants, not limited to large scale solar, waste-to-energy, biomass and biogas power plants
20 September 2020 - Engineering the growth of IR4.0
  1. More Engineers to play a crucial role in smart factories of the future
19 September 2020 - Lim’s empire latches on to Bandar Malaysia
  1. More ​After three years of vacillating on mega projects from the very top in Putrajaya, the construction industry can now breathe a sigh of relief
18 September 2020 - Driving national renewable energy agenda with solar roadshow
  1. More The Malaysian Photovoltaic Industry Association (MPIA) has launched MPIA Solar Roadshow 2020-2021 to heed the call for higher adoption of renewable energy
18 September 2020 - Bandar Malaysia – a city of two tales
  1. More ​Bandar Malaysia, slated to be a hub for global multinationals and Fortune 500 companies, has the opportunity to become a game-changer for foreign investors into Malaysia but there will be hurdles in achieving that
17 September 2020 - VentureTECH eyes RM100 mln investment under JV company with SBI
  1. More ​VentureTECH is targeting at least RM100 million of investments under the establishment of a joint-venture investment company via a partnership with SBI Ventures Malaysia Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Japan-based SBI Holdings Inc. Japan
17 September 2020 - Digitally mature SMEs poised to add billions to Malaysia’s GDP, says study
  1. More Digitally mature small and medium enterprises (SMEs) could add billions to Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2024, according to a study
17 September 2020 - Saifuddin: 5G demonstration project preparation for new technologies
  1. More ​The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has implemented the 5G Demonstration Project (5GDP) as a new approach to prepare the country for new technologies, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah
17 September 2020 - Samaiden: Solar energy’s future shining bright
  1. More ​Like many other companies, Samaiden views its upcoming listing on Bursa Malaysia’s ACE Market as a means to an end, to raise capital for its projects, to expand and upgrade its system as well as to entice talent into their fold
16 September 2020 - Bandar Malaysia to boost business confidence: Tengku Zafrul
  1. More The kickstart of Bandar Malaysia will boost business across all sectors as it will be a hub to local and international fronts, says Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz
15 September 2020 - TVET can help produce more small entrepreneurs - NUTP
  1. More ​The National Union of Teaching Profession (NUTP) has appealed to Senior Minister (Education) Dr Radzi Jidin to allow the field of entrepreneurship to be implemented in the Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET)
13 September 2020 - Jendela: Strengthening Malaysia’s digital roadmap
  1. More ​The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic has brought to light many unforeseen vulnerabilities faced by countless industries and global supply chains, including exposing the wide gap between staying connected to ensure industries and economies continue to function
10 September 2020 - Tasco gets tax incentive approval from MIDA for logistics services activities
  1. More ​Tasco Bhd has received approval from the Malaysian Investment Development Authority for a second round of tax incentive to carry out integrated logistics services (ILS) activities as an expansion project
09 September 2020 - TPM, TDMY engage with drone industry on technical, commercial readiness
  1. More ​Technology Park Malaysia Corp Sdn Bhd (TPM) has collaborated with Terra Drone Technology Malaysia (TDMY) to engage with over 10 drone industry players on the subject of technical and commercial readiness
07 September 2020 - Malaysian companies urged to leverage on data and AI
  1. More ​Malaysian companies have been urged to leverage on data they have gathered, bring in the artificial intelligence (AI) needed in their business and continue to spur the Malaysian market to the next level
06 September 2020 - Innovation assures seamless process, continuous functioning of govt during pandemic - IBM
  1. More The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for new innovations to ensure a seamless process and continuous functioning of government during the crisis
06 September 2020 - Federal govt channels RM34.3 mln to improve Sepanggar Port’s facilities
  1. More ​The federal government has channelled RM34.3 million to the Sepanggar Bay Container Port here to improve its infrastructure facilities
01 September 2020 - 5G to create 39,000 new jobs, says Bursa chairman
  1. More The implementation of 5G is expected to create 39,000 new job opportunities, shifting the workforce landscape towards higher-value skills, said Bursa Malaysia Bhd chairman Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar
30 August 2020 - Digital economy continues growth momentum
  1. More ​The Malaysian digital economy is set to continue its growth momentum with more brands and businesses, especially the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) digitalising their operations, said leading e-commerce platform, Lazada
27 August 2020 - Kidex can be economic catalyst for Johor, says Exco
  1. More The Kulai Iskandar Data Exchange (Kidex) in Sedenak, which is expected to attract investments worth RM17.5 billion, is seen as being able to catalyse Johor’s economy, which has been hit by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic
27 August 2020 - Cyberview encourages tech firms to invest in Cyberjaya
  1. More ​Cyberjaya tech hub developer Cyberview Sdn Bhd is encouraging local and foreign tech companies to invest in Cyberjaya as the technology ecosystem in the city allows companies to localise their services and contents, and eventually expand their businesses
26 August 2020 - Kidex to be fully operational in 2023, attract RM17.5 bln investment - Hasni
  1. More ​The Kulai Iskandar Data Exchange (Kidex) at Sedenak, which is expected to be fully operational in 2023, is seen as able to attract RM17.5 billion worth of investments
26 August 2020 - MGTC targets to generate RM1.6 bln in business leads at LGEM 2020
  1. More ​Malaysian Green Technology Corporation (MGTC) has targeted to generate RM1.6 billion in business leads at the International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM) 2020
25 August 2020 - Malaysia has potential to be major player in global drone industry - Saifuddin
  1. More Malaysia has tremendous potential to be an early bird and to become a major player in the global drone service market, which is expected to reach RM267.4 billion by 2025, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah
25 August 2020 - Tex Cycle inks 21-year renewable energy PPA with TNB for Kedah plant
  1. More ​Tex Cycle Technology (M) Bhd said its subsidiary has signed the renewable energy power purchase agreement with Tenaga Nasional Bhd for a feed-in-tariff (FiT) concession period of 21 years
24 August 2020 - Here’s why digitalisation should be part of your business transformation
  1. More ​It is no exaggeration to say the Covid-19 pandemic has triggered an extreme spike in digital technology adoption, both at work and at home
23 August 2020 - Microsoft building data centre in Johor, now 40% complete
  1. More The Johor state government today announced that global technology giant, Microsoft, is building a data centre in Kulai district
18 August 2020 - Green Packet to invest initial RM100m under Tencent Cloud partnership to set up data centre in Malaysia
  1. More ​Green Packet Bhd will be investing an initial RM100 million under its collaboration with Tencent Cloud to set up a joint Internet data centre in Malaysia
17 August 2020 - Innovation and digitalisaton vital in adapting to a post-Covid world
  1. More ​Covid-19 has left a trail of disruption. The pandemic has altered the way we live, and transformed business models and consumer behaviours
17 August 2020 - OCB proposes Kapar land acquisition for RM56.29m
  1. More ​OCB Bhd has proposed the acquisition of a piece of land in Kapar for RM56.29 million, which is intended to be used as a warehousing and distribution hub for the group
15 August 2020 - Global tech giants keen to develop Malaysia into regional IT hub — PM
  1. More ​Global technology giants Microsoft, Amazon and Google have shown interest in together developing Malaysia into a regional hub for information technology (IT), says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin
12 August 2020 - Adopt technology in holistic manner
  1. More ​As businesses scramble to remain relevant in the digital transformation wave, industry leaders have advised companies to approach technology adoption in a holistic manner
11 August 2020 - COVID-19 spurs organisations' digitisation progress, says Deloitte
  1. More The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated organisations’ digitisation progress, according to a survey by Deloitte
11 August 2020 - RM10b mega project in Teluk Dumpil to create over 6,000 jobs
  1. More ​The RM10 billion mega mixed development project in Teluk Dumpil in Putatan is expected to create more than 6,000 jobs
11 August 2020 - ECRL to complement existing railway network
  1. More ​The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will complement the existing railway network system in the country, Dewan Rakyat was told
11 August 2020 - COVID-19 shows importance of digitalisation for SMEs, says MDEC
  1. More The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that digitalisation is key for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to continue being able to deliver good customer experience and has accelerated the momentum of digital adoption, says the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
10 August 2020 - IHG and LQ Retail to open Malaysia’s first Kimpton Hotel
  1. More ​InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with LQ Retail Sdn Bhd to open Malaysia’s first Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants in 2023
09 August 2020 - Vizione makes first foray into renewable energy
  1. More ​Full-fledged integrated construction engineering group, Vizione Holdings Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Vizione Energy Sdn Bhd (VESB), has acquired a 75 per cent stake in Tunjang Tenaga Sdn Bhd (TTSB) for RM150,085
07 August 2020 - Cyberview unveils a new masterplan to stake Cyberjaya’s claim as Southeast Asia’s and Malaysia’s premier tech hub
  1. More • Focus on three new tech clusters; Smart Mobility, Smart Healthcare, Digital Creative • Cyberjaya will be divided into four distinct zones to form a holistic tech ecosystem
07 August 2020 - Gunung Capital to acquire renewable energy assets for RM80.9m
  1. More ​Gunung Capital Bhd’s 90%-owned subsidiary Gunung Hydropower Sdn Bhd has entered into an indicative term sheet with vendors to acquire stakes in companies with hydropower renewable energy assets for RM80.9 million
06 August 2020 - JAG Bhd to capitalise on renewable energy sector
  1. More ​JAG Bhd, one of Malaysia’s leading total waste management companies, has established a new subsidiary, JAG Renewable Energy Sdn Bhd (JRESB), in July
05 August 2020 - More people actively looking for a new job in next 12 month -- survey
  1. More ​The 2020 COVID-19 Labour Pulse Survey by Randstad has revealed that more than one in two local respondents (58 per cent) said they intended to look for a job in the next 12 months
05 August 2020 - Johor to set up Digital Council to promote digital banking
  1. More ​The state government will set up the Johor Digital Council soon to help realise its aspiration to have a digital bank
05 August 2020 - High capex should not be seen as obstacle for 5G deployment - Nokia
  1. More High capital expenditure required to deploy the fifth-generation (5G) network should not be seen as a stumbling block, as studies have shown that that investments in telecommunications would have a huge economic multiplier effect for the country
04 August 2020 - NanoMalaysia, Pulsar UAV inks JV to commercialise hydrogen-powered drone
  1. More ​NanoCommerce Sdn Bhd (NSCB), a subsidiary of NanoMalaysia Bhd has inked a Joint venture (JV) agreement with Pulsar UAV Sdn Bhd (Pulsar UAV) to commercialise a hydrogen-powered drone known as the High Endurance Fuel Cell UAV Powered UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle)
26 July 2020 - Saifuddin hopes more industries join 5G demonstration projects
  1. More The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (KKMM), through the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), hopes more industries will join the fifth-generation (5G) demonstration projects to be held until year end
26 July 2020 - Digital Economy Task Force will be guided by four thrusts
  1. More ​The works to be carried out by the Digital Economy Task Force (DETF) will be guided by four thrusts, namely, empowering the people, boosting businesses, stimulating the economy and enabling capabilities
24 July 2020 - Singaporean, Malaysian companies in live-stream e-commerce platform JV
  1. More ​Singaporean company, Netccentric Ltd (NCL) Group has entered into a joint-venture (JV) agreement with Malaysia’s Commerce DotAsia Ventures Sdn Bhd (Commerce.Asia) and Docono Holdings Sdn Bhd to operate a live streaming e-commerce business platform
22 July 2020 - Study: Quarter of Malaysian firms speeding up digital transformation because of Covid-19
  1. More ​A quarter of Malaysian firms have accelerated their digital transformation plans as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, while 60% have slowed down, according to a study by Workday
21 July 2020 - Focus on optimising 3G and 4G, 5G will still be implemented - Saifuddin
  1. More The government will still implement the 5G technology although the focus now is towards optimising 3G and 4G usage, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah
21 July 2020 - Celcom collaborates with Aerodyne to explore drone technology
  1. More Celcom Axiata Bhd has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aerodyne Group to explore the development of drone technology as Industrial Revolution (IR) 4.0 solutions, with a focus on urban and agricultural sectors
19 July 2020 - SMEs urged to continue digital transformation journey
  1. More ​Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should continue their digital transformation journey post-Movement Control Order, said Genaxis Group managing director Nuraslina Zainal Abidin
17 July 2020 - Digital transformation could lead to corporations seeing 10-20 times increase in business volume — MDEC COO
  1. More ​A digital transformation executed correctly by corporations could lead to businesses seeing a 10 to 20 times increase in business volume, said Malaysia Digital Economy Corp (MDEC) chief operating officer (COO) Datuk Ng Wan Peng
17 July 2020 - Advancecon inks two solar energy MoUs totalling 3,937 kWp
  1. More ​Earthworks and civil engineering services provider Advancecon Holdings Bhd has entered into two solar energy memorandums of understanding (MoUs) to install rooftop solar photovoltaic systems under the Net Energy Metering (NEM) scheme
17 July 2020 - PDZ, Sanichi to jointly develop e-commerce logistics hub in Johor
  1. More ​Shipping firm PDZ Holdings Bhd and precision mould maker Sanichi Technology Bhd will jointly design, develop and manage a regional e-commerce logistics hub on 94.7 hectares (ha) of land in Desaru, Johor
17 July 2020 - Facebook: Malaysian business finding new ways to thrive in digital landscape
  1. More ​Malaysian businesses are finding new ways to thrive in the digital landscape amid COVID-19 pandemic, according to research by social media giant, Facebook
16 July 2020 - Great leap into automation, digitalisation needed to speed up recovery - IDEAS
  1. More ​Malaysia’s success in flattening the COVID-19 curve has put the economy on a stronger footing to attract foreign direct investment, but it will also require a substantial leap into automation and digitalisation, says Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) research manager Lau Zheng Zhou
15 July 2020 - SIRIM pushes local SMEs to embrace digitalisation for IR 4.0
  1. More ​The issue of having local SMEs embrace digitisation and Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR 4.0) is not new, but now SIRIM is joining the cause to push local entrepreneurs and SMEs to assess, learn and understand relevant platforms or technologies and use cases to propel them to embrace IR 4.0
15 July 2020 - COVID-19 drives digitalisation of logistics industry to meet demand
  1. More ​The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed the logistics industry to re-evaluate and re-strategise their operations towards digitalisation
14 July 2020 - Understand importance of digitisation when transforming to digital, Malaysian SMEs told
  1. More ​Malaysian business owners in the small and medium enterprise (SME) space which are looking into adopting digitalisation and technology have been urged not to play down the importance of digitising their data
14 July 2020 - Petronas JV, Tesco Malaysia in solar energy PPA
  1. More ​Tesco Stores (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (Tesco) and NE Suria Satu Sdn Bhd (NESS), a joint-venture company between Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) and NEFIN Group, have entered into the largest long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) (Tesco-NESS PPA) for solar energy in Malaysia
13 July 2020 - Robotic automation potential catalyst for jobs growth in Malaysia
  1. More ​Artificial intelligence (AI) and collaborative robots or “Cobots” can potentially increase employment in the Malaysian economy by spawning new industries, innovations and developments, says Universal Robots (UR)
10 July 2020 - Biohub Port to be a growth engine for green innovations in Sarawak
  1. More Agensi Inovasi Malaysia (AIM), Regal Lands Sdn Bhd (Regal), Bintulu Port Holdings Bhd (BPHB) and the Port of Rotterdam (PoR) signed a MoU for the setting up of a Biohub Port and Industrial Estate Development in Bintulu
10 July 2020 - KKIP Aerospace Training Centre for Sabahan youth in aircraft maintenance - CM
  1. More ​The KKIP Aerospace Training Centre here will be a platform to attract more young Sabahans to join the aircraft technical and maintenance industry, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal
09 July 2020 - Sunway, Celcom, Huawei collaborate to advance 5G, smart solutions
  1. More Sunway Bhd, Celcom Axiata Bhd and Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd have joined hands to advance smart township solutions, encompassing Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) with fifth-generation (5G) connectivity
09 July 2020 - Govt announces RM17m initiative for Port Klang’s logistics, shipping sectors
  1. More Seven initiatives have been introduced by the Port Klang Authority (PKA) in an effort to alleviate the financial burden of players in the logistics and shipping sectors affected by the Covid-19 outbreak
08 July 2020 - New Malaysia HQ to spearhead Music Tribe's digital transformation plan
  1. More ​Music Tribe, a multi-national leader for professional audio products and musical instruments with operations in the United Kingdom, Denmark, Sweden, Canada, Germany, Japan, China and the Philippines, has chosen Malaysia as its headquarters to spearhead the company’s Global Digital Transformation strategy
07 July 2020 - Advancecon inks solar energy MoU with Peritone
  1. More ​Advancecon Holdings Bhd's wholly-owned unit, Advancecon Solar Sdn Bhd, has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with pharmaceutical manufacturing plant Peritone Health Sdn Bhd (Peritone) to develop a rooftop solar photovoltaic system at the latter's premises in Kulim Hi-Tech Park, Kedah
06 July 2020 - PETRONAS invests in renewable energy startup
  1. More ​PETRONAS through its corporate venture capital arm PETRONAS Ventures has inked an agreement with energy startup SOLS Energy Sdn Bhd to invest in the solar photovoltaic (PV) system start-up that provides sustainable energy for residential and small-to-medium enterprise (SME) sectors in Malaysia
29 June 2020 - TNB signs 2 PPAs for 200 MWAC solar photovoltaic facilities
  1. More ​Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) today signed two large-scale solar (LSS) photovoltaic power purchase agreements (PPAs) with special purpose companies (SPCs) set up by the successful bidders
29 June 2020 - Advancecon inks MOU to develop rooftop solar PV system
  1. More Advancecon Holdings Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary Advancecon Solar Sdn Bhd (Adv Solar) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with YHI Manufacturing (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd to develop rooftop solar photovoltaic system under the Net Energy Metering (NEM) scheme on the rooftop of YHI’s premises in Kawasan Perindustrian Bukit Rambai, Malacca with the adoption, execution and implementation of the Supply Agreement with Renewable Energy (SARE) between YHI and Adv Solar with Tenaga National Bhd (TNB)
29 June 2020 - AME Elite forms solar energy joint venture
  1. More ​Integrated industrial space solutions provider AME Elite Consortium Bhd has formed a joint venture (JV) to provide one-stop solar energy solutions to corporations in Peninsular Malaysia as well as the group’s i-Park industrial parks
26 June 2020 - Petronas invests in agritech startup in first VC foray in Malaysia
  1. More ​Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is making its first foray into venture capital investment in Malaysia through an agreement to invest in agriculture technology (agritech) startup, Braintree Technologies Sdn Bhd
25 June 2020 - Solar electricity an attractive investment amid economic downturn
  1. More The cost of electricity generation from solar PV is increasingly cheaper compared to fossil fuel alternatives
25 June 2020 - Tencent buys Malaysian streaming platform iflix in Southeast Asia push
  1. More ​Tencent said today it had purchased Malaysian video streaming platform iflix's "content, technology, and resources" in a bid to grow its presence in Southeast Asia. The Chinese tech giant said in a statement that iflix's catalogue of "international, local and original content" would enable it to expand the reach of its overseas video streaming service, WeTV, which it launched in Thailand in 2019
24 June 2020 - Advancecon turns to RE for new earnings stream
  1. More ​Advancecon Holdings Bhd plans to make headway into renewable energy (RE), as the sector holds high growth potential for the group
23 June 2020 - Malaysia leads mobile wallet usage in Southeast Asia
  1. More ​Malaysia leads other countries in Southeast Asia in the usage of mobile/digital wallets at 40 per cent, ahead of the Philippines (36 per cent), Thailand (27 per cent) and Singapore (26 per cent), according to a Mastercard Impact Study 2020
22 June 2020 - Tiong Nam's pre-tax profit in logistics, warehousing segment jumps 400.2 pct
  1. More ​Tiong Nam Logistics Holdings Bhd’s core logistics and warehousing services segment’s pre-tax profit jumped 400.2 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) to RM10.8 million in the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2020 from RM2.2 million previously
16 June 2020 - MDEC: Country's economic recovery dependent on 4IR, Malaysia 5.0
  1. More The country will have to lean on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) and ‘Malaysia 5.0’ for its economic recovery, according to the Malaysia Digital Economic Corporation (MDEC)
16 June 2020 - Vsolar teams up with Mattan Engineering to explore development of large-scale solar facility
  1. More ​Vsolar Group Bhd is looking into developing a large-scale solar facility under the Energy Commission’s [email protected] programme
15 June 2020 - Tech, public-private collaborations to empower businesses' productivity — Microsoft
  1. More ​A better future is waiting for corporations and businesses’ productivity beyond the movement control order (MCO) through technology and public-private collaborations to keep the nation empowered with better Internet connectivity, Microsoft Malaysia said
15 June 2020 - Govt policies, economic, social systems key in driving digital economy — Saifuddin
  1. More ​The newly-formed Malaysian Digital Economy Task Force will be focusing on three key components namely government policies, economic and social systems in efforts to promote the country's digital economy, Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said
15 June 2020 - COVID-19 accelerates digital agenda, says Mustapa
  1. More COVID-19 has not only accelerated the country's digitalisation agenda but also increased the skills of Malaysians using digital platforms in their day-to-day operations, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economic Affairs) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
12 June 2020 - MDEC welcomes foreign digital investments in Malaysia post-COVID-19
  1. More Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) welcomes foreign digital investments into the local market with the gradual reopening of economic sectors following the Government’s success in containing COVID-19
12 June 2020 - MDEC expects 20% e-commerce growth contribution to digital economy this year
  1. More ​The Malaysian Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is expecting a 20% growth in e-commerce contribution to the digital economy this year despite the enforced Movement Control Order (MCO) to contain the spread of Covid-19
09 June 2020 - PLB Engineering unit inks MoU for waste-to-energy plant in Penang
  1. More ​PLB Engineering Bhd’s 65%-owned subsidiary PLB Terang Sdn Bhd (PLBT) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Welle Environmental & Renewable Energy Sdn Bhd to jointly set up a municipal solid waste-to-energy (WTE) plant in Penang
08 June 2020 - E-commerce to grow and boom in Malaysia
  1. More The e-commerce landscape in Malaysia is booming and will only continue to grow at least in the next five years, Carousell country head of Malaysia Tang Siew Wai said
05 June 2020 - Focus on digitalisation enables leap into digital economy post Covid-19
  1. More ​The National Tech Association of Malaysia (Pikom) believes that the focus on digitalisation and automation would enable Malaysia have a good standing in the post Covid-19 recovery phase
04 June 2020 - Local industries should move towards digitalisation in new norm, urges deputy minister
  1. More ​Local industries and businesses should turn to digitalisation as a medium in establishing Malaysian brands globally in the “new normal” era


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