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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
03 June 2020 - Sino Hua-An set to be key technology player in APAC via Techna-X
  1. More ​Sino Hua-An International Bhd is set to position itself as a key technology player in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region with the formalisation of a new business division called “Techna-X” which will focus on the group’s technology-related businesses
30 May 2020 - Malaysia 5.0 - A National 4IR Policy : Rais Hussin
  1. More Malaysia 5.0 outlines a problem-solving approach to society’s challenges and problems through the deployment and implementation of Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies which integrates both physical and digital environments
28 May 2020 - Cypark Resources buying Perak biogas plant for RM6m
  1. More ​Cypark Resources Bhd said it is buying a 51% equity stake in biogas plant operator BAC Biogas (Kg Gajah) Sdn Bhd for a total consideration of RM6 million
28 May 2020 - Ministry to offer 1,000MW solar quota under [email protected] programme
  1. More ​The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) via the Energy Commission (EC) will open a competitive bidding process for Large Scale Solar (LSS) programme by Malaysia Electricity Industry to Attract Renewable Energy Investment ([email protected]) starting on May 31
27 May 2020 - Tencent, CCB Labuan to jointly foster digitalisation of enterprises in Malaysia
  1. More ​Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value-added services in China, will explore cooperation opportunities with China Construction Bank Corporation Labuan Branch (CCB Labuan) following the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU)
23 May 2020 - Govt to boost digital connectivity to revive economy - Saifuddin
  1. More ​Digital connectivity is a vital aspect in the daily lives of the people, more so when the country is facing the threat of COVID-19 pandemic
22 May 2020 - Alibaba: Digital economy to play more important role post-pandemic
  1. More ​Alibaba Group expects the digital economy will play an even more important role in the recovery, supply chain restructuring and cross-border trade enablement of small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in the post-pandemic era
19 May 2020 - FGV to invest in RE projects
  1. More The company’s ‘waste-to-wealth’ initiative is an important element to its RE plans
19 May 2020 - AI, the economic rescue from a distruptive pandemic
  1. More ​As contactless option seems vital in stemming the spread of the disease that has jolted the world, adaptation of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in businesses and daily life seems more critical now than before
18 May 2020 - ARB teams up with Chinese firm to explore opportunities in AI facial recognition
  1. More ARB Bhd entered into a partnership deal with Beijing Kuangshi Technology Cl Ltd (MegVii) today to explore business opportunities in artificial intelligence (AI) facial recognition application and relevant algorithm technology in the Internet of things (IoT) field in Malaysia
16 May 2020 - Ramping up digital infrastructure
  1. More The Covid-19 global pandemic has forced protocol and behavioural changes on governments, consumers and businesses. They have to adopt a digitalised network and digital solutions in the conduct of daily dealings
14 May 2020 - Remote office apps becoming essential for business continuity - Alibaba Cloud Intelligence
  1. More ​More remote office applications are expected to be launched in the near future and becoming essential for business continuity as people are getting used to work from home (WFH) and online learning due to COVID-19, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence said
13 May 2020 - eWTP at KLIA serves as global hub for delivery of medical supplies
  1. More ​Alibaba Group has announced that its electronic world trade platform (eWTP) at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) will serve as one of its three global hubs besides that of Belgium and Ethiopia for the delivery of medical goods to combat COVID-19
12 May 2020 - Plus Solar to help businesses save in electricity costs
  1. More ​The implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO) and the new normal have pushed businesses to transform and identify offerings that can provide solutions for customers in such pressing times, Plus Solar Systems Sdn Bhd chief executive officer (CEO) and co-founder Ko Chuan Zhen said
12 May 2020 - Services sector revenue up 1.5% y-o-y in 1Q2020 — DoSM
  1. More ​The services sector’s revenue rose 1.5 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) to RM437.8 billion in the first quarter of 2020 (1Q2020), said the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DoSM)
07 May 2020 - Mustapa urges SMEs to be more radical in boosting digital technology skills
  1. More ​The small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have been urged to be more radical in enhancing their digital technology skills in order to be on par with its peers in other developed countries
06 May 2020 - Digitalisation during MCO can enhance business ecosystem
  1. More ​The widespread adoption of digital economy during the Movement Control Order (MCO) provides numerous opportunities for businesses and consumers to strengthen their ties in the business ecosystem
05 May 2020 - TNB renewables unit teams up with Envision Digital to digitalise Sepang LSS farm ops
  1. More ​TNB Renewables Sdn Bhd (TRe), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), is teaming up with Envision Digital International Pte Ltd to deploy big data analytics applications in its large scale solar (LSS) farm in Sepang to boost energy productivity and operational efficiency
05 May 2020 - MTDC introduces robotics, other technologies to assist SMEs weather Covid-19 storm
  1. More ​Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC) is introducing robotics, autonomous robotics, 3D printing and drone technologies as production solutions to support the local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) amid the COVID-19 pandemic
05 May 2020 - MDEC: E-commerce set to see strong growth this year
  1. More E-commerce’s contribution to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to rise this year on increased consumer confidence in digital transactions amid the Movement Control Order, said MDEC chief operating officer Ng Wan Peng
01 May 2020 - G3 Global to expand further into AI, data analytics
  1. More ​G3 Global Bhd, an apparel manufacturer and information and communications technology (ICT) solutions and services provider, expects to expand further in artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics segment amid a surge in demand for such services following the COVID-19 outbreak
01 May 2020 - Digitisation a new norm to remain competitive, sustainable: Azmin
  1. More ​Digitisation is a step that local entrepreneurs must take to ensure that their companies remain competitive and sustainable in the ‘new normal’ environment, where the workforce has to cope with various impacts from the Covid-19 pandemic
01 May 2020 - Digi explores new opportunities through 5G, AI and IoT
  1. More Digi.Com Bhd (Digi) will invest in the leading network solutions to enable future technologies such as 5G, artificial intelligence (AI) and internet of things (IoT), said its chair of the board Haakon Bruaset Kjoel in the company 2019 Annual Report
28 April 2020 - Ports to allow import, export activities by authorised companies
  1. More Port operators nationwide have been instructed to allow all import and export activities by companies which have been authorised to operate during the Movement Control Order (MCO) by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry
28 April 2020 - Transportation of essential goods allowed to operate at full capacity, says FMFF
  1. More ​Logistics and transportation operators that have the approval from the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) to operate during the Movement Control Order (MCO) can operate at full capacity
27 April 2020 - Port Klang Authority signs joint declaration to keep ports open
  1. More ​Port Klang Authority (PKA) has signed a joint declaration with 19 international port authorities to keep their ports open to seaborne trade amidst restrictions and challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic
24 April 2020 - Majuperak expands energy business through JV with Petrolife
  1. More ​Majuperak Holdings Bhd (MHB), a subsidiary of the Perak State Development Corporation, is setting up a joint venture (JV) with Petrolife Aero Sdn Bhd to supply natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) to power commercial, office and industrial areas in the state
24 April 2020 - Duopharma invests US$250,000 in Naluri to boost digital health growth
  1. More ​Leading Malaysian pharmaceutical company, Duopharma Biotech Bhd has agreed to invest US$250,000 (US$1=RM4.36) in Naluri Hidup Sdn Bhd (Naluri) to spur Malaysia’s digital health growth
23 April 2020 - Solarvest wins rooftop solar project worth RM29.2 mil
  1. More ​Solarvest Holdings Bhd has secured a rooftop solar project worth RM29.2 million from Petronas-linked NE Suria Satu Sdn Bhd (NESS), involving 15 stores of a hypermarket chain here
23 April 2020 - Hua-An acquires business intelligence & data analytics companies for RM27 mln
  1. More ​SINO Hua-An International Bhd (Hua-An) has signed a RM27 million sales and purchase agreement to acquire two business intelligence and data analytics companies for RM27 million
21 April 2020 - GSMA confident of Malaysia’s 5G progress despite pandemic setback
  1. More ​The GSM Association (GSMA), which represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, is confident of Malaysia’s progress in the rolling out of the 5G technology despite a slight setback caused by the Covid-19 pandemic
20 April 2020 - Powering Sarawak with a circular economy
  1. More It is obvious that renewable energy is the solution to reducing the carbon footprint and further cut, if not eliminate, ‘waste elements’ that could severely affect the ecosystem
15 April 2020 - Fusionex, international energy giant collaborate to enhance AI, Customer Analytics platform
  1. More ​Fusionex has been awarded an initiative to drive customer engagement for an internationally-renowned energy conglomerate via utilisation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Customer Analytics, in a multi-year extended deal
15 April 2020 - Hitachi and Fusionex form new alliance to invest in Digital Business Acceleration
  1. More Headquartered in Malaysia, Fusionex is one of the most prominent technology companies to emerge from the Asean region
14 April 2020 - Malaysia employs 15.34mil people as of February
  1. More Malaysia’s unemployment rate is still not affected by the Covid-19 pandemic as employment rises 2.1 per cent in February
10 April 2020 - Huawei to continue focus ICT infrastructure, smart devices
  1. More ​Huawei will continue to focus on the development of ICT infrastructure and smart devices in Malaysia for 2020, in spite of the global pandemic and as economic recession looms ahead
08 April 2020 - British companies eye regional hub in Malaysia
  1. More The UK accounted for RM22.3b worth of accumulative investment in 2018, according to data from MIDA
06 April 2020 - Majuperak to supply solar energy for Perak
  1. More Majuperak Holdings Bhd has today signed a joint venture (JV) agreement with United Solar Energy (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (USEM) to market and propose solar photovoltaic generating system (SPS)
04 April 2020 - Logistics weathering through the MCO
  1. More ​It may seem that logistics companies are enjoying a brisk spike in business during the movement control order (MCO) period, particularly those involved in last mile delivery - but that does not seem to be the case
02 April 2020 - SAP Malaysia: Experience management key to sustainable success in challenging times
  1. More ​European multinational software corporation SAP Malaysia Sdn Bhd is encouraging local companies to place greater emphasis on experience management (XM) if there are to realise sustainable success, more so in trying times such as what Malaysia and the world is undergoing with the emergence of Covid-19
21 March 2020 - Logistics, transport services for makers of essential products allowed to operate
  1. More ​Logistics and transportation services for companies involved in important and critical product manufacturing sectors are allowed to operate during the Movement Control Order (MCO) period
11 March 2020 - EY study finds 5G investment set to soar
  1. More ​A recent study undertaken by EY on enterprises showed that investment in 5G technology is set to soar, but more than half lack the confidence to implement it
10 March 2020 - Metro Healthcare plans to raise RM18m to fund expansion
  1. More ​LEAP-Market listed Metro Healthcare Bhd (MHB) has proposed a private placement to raise up to RM18.05 million to fund its business expansion plans to northern and central regions
10 March 2020 - APFT proposes acquisition of education units from HELP as part of regularisation plan
  1. More ​APFT Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with HELP International Corporation Bhd (HIC) on the proposed acquisition of a certain education business of HIC
04 March 2020 - Sino Hua-An partners with two companies to develop digitised model for agriculture markets
  1. More ​Metallurgical coke manufacturer Sino Hua-An International Bhd, which recently ventured into the digital space, has partnered with two companies to develop a smart modelling farming project for agriculture markets
04 March 2020 - StoreHub launches new regional HQ, partners Facebook Malaysia
  1. More Technology innovator StoreHub Sdn Bhd has officially launched a 27,000 sq ft new regional headquarters, namely StoreHub Stadium, to power its continued development of purpose-driven commercial solutions that have already helped more than 14,000 businesses across Southeast Asia
03 March 2020 - Labuan Liberty Terminal’s operator to spend RM10mil to improve services
  1. More ​Straits Inter Logistics Bhd‘s 51 per cent-owned unit, Megah Port Administration Sdn Bhd, has allotted RM10 million for capital expenditure (capex) over the subsequent six years to improve its Labuan Liberty Terminal services
02 March 2020 - E-commerce to drive industrial property market
  1. More ​The industrial property market remains a bright spot in an otherwise sluggish market. According to CBRE|WTW managing director Foo Gee Jen, the overall property market saw a slight improvement in 2019, but market sentiment is still skewed towards the downside
29 February 2020 - Bolder, better innovation in logistics
  1. More ​Continuing its track record of developing industry leading logistics hubs, PKT Logistics Group Sdn Bhd will soon be building its next - the Bukit Kayu Hitam ICD in Kedah
28 February 2020 - Petronas unveils breakthrough technology in structure health monitoring
  1. More Petronas has announced a breakthrough invention called the Advance Diagnostic and Prognostic Technology (ADaPT), a digital solution that predicts mechanical damage at various facilities to prevent unplanned plant shutdown and revenue loss
25 February 2020 - Ditrolic Solar, UOB Malaysia to help firms adopt renewable energy
  1. More ​Ditrolic Sdn Bhd (Ditrolic Solar), one of Malaysia’s largest commercial and industrial rooftop solar panel providers, has signed an agreement with United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd (UOB Malaysia) to provide installation and management services of solar power systems for the Bank’s corporate clients
25 February 2020 - RAM ratings maintains stable outlook on Malaysian power sector
  1. More ​RAM Rating Services Bhd (RAM Ratings) has maintained its stable outlook on the Malaysian power sector amid the impending liberalisation of the industry in Peninsular Malaysia
21 February 2020 - National fiberisation plan's first phase to be implemented in 8 states this year, costing RM290m
  1. More ​The government will implement the first phase of the National Fiberisation and Connectivity Plan (NFCP) in eight states including Sabah this year, at a cost of RM290 million, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo
19 February 2020 - Advancecon ventures into solar renewable energy sector
  1. More ​Advancecon Holdings Bhd is venturing into the solar renewable energy field via its unit Advancecon Solar Sdn Bhd (Advancecon Solar)
17 February 2020 - Curio Collection by Hilton to debut in Langkawi
  1. More ​Hilton, one of the world’s fastest-growing hospitality companies, has signed a 15-year management agreement with Inspirasi Langkawi Sdn Bhd to build The Nautilus Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, a 250-room hotel on the island of Langkawi in Malaysia
17 February 2020 - Guan Eng: SME digitalisation would accelerate digital economy
  1. More The digitalisation of Malaysia’s economy would not be possible without the digitalisation of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that make up 98.5 per cent of the country’s businesses, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng


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