Author: Digital News Asia

MyIX seeks more investor-friendly policies, including reinstatement of cabotage exemption policy
Exemption for telcos & data centres on potential increase in power tariffs MyIX lowered port pricing by 33% last year to further benefit country
WhyQ secures US$1.08 mil in extended Series A2 funding round led by Kairos Capital Group
WhyQ secures an additional US$1.08 million in an extension to its Series A2 funding. 
Indonesia's iSeller Raises US$12 mil Series B
iSeller, Indonesia’s solutions platform for merchants, has closed a US$12 million Series B round led by Intudo Ventures, with participation from KVision (Kasikornbank), as well as existing investors Mandiri Capital Indonesia and Openspace Ventures.
TM R&D inks Mou with ZTE to collaborate on optical network research
Telekom Research & Development has signed a MoU with ZTE to collaborate on optical network research, bringing the first 50Gbps bandwidth experience to Malaysia.
Cybersecurity firm Blackpanda closes US$15 mil Series A funding round
Singapore-based cybersecurity firm Blackpanda has raised US$15 million in its Series A funding round co-led by Primavera Venture Partners and Gaw Capital Partners.
MCMC Launches [email protected] Pilot Project For Rural Communities
The MCMC, in collaboration with Payments Network Malaysia, has launched the [email protected] pilot project at 28 selected Malaysian Family Digital Economy Centres nationwide. 
Macquarie’s AirTrunk enters Malaysia with 150+MW hyperscale data centre in Johor Bahru
Claims JHB1 will be the most sustainable data centre in Malaysia Will be funded under AirTrunk’s sustainability linked loan framework
Sarawak launches logo, welcomes global tech community to World Congress on Innovation and Technology 2023
Key partners join the effort to organize 27th edition of WCIT State hopes to see innovation impact energy sector, circular economy
Digi.Com appoints Tengku Azmil Zahruddin as chairman
Replaces Dr Halim Shafie who held role for less than 2 months Prior to this, Azmil was Chief Investment Officer at Khazanah Nasional
Geoff Swaine appointed as new vice president, APJ at CrowdStrike
CrowdStrike announced the appointment of Geoff Swaine as vice president, APJ. 
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