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CREST becomes MITI agency, facilitating NIMP 2030’s target to elevate E&E industry in global value chains
MITI officially announced that CREST is now an agency under MITI.
Wonderspire Group, Annems Leadership Solution sign MoU to empower one million high-impact learners 
Wonderspire Group Berhad and Annems Leadership Solution Sdn Bhd have signed a MoU to empower one million high-impact learners over the next five years.
Generative AI hits the peak of inflated expectations in Gartner's 2023 hype cycle for emerging technologies
Generative AI is positioned on the Peak of Inflated Expectations on the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2023 and is projected to reach transformational benefit within 2 to 5 years. 
87% of customers in Singapore say it’s important to know if they're communicating with AI or a human: Salesforce
Salesforce has published its 'State of the Connected Customer Report,' which features insights from 14,300 consumers and business buyers in 25 countries, including 650 consumers and 150 business buyers from Singapore. 
EdgePoint equips Sunway with next-gen infrastructure ready for 5G
EdgePoint partner Sunway Group to enhance the telecommunications infrastructure within Sunway City.
Satellite data and mobile crop doctor for farmers under Mimos project
Malaysian farmers will gain free access to satellite data and artificial intelligence technology to enhance yields through more efficient use of chemicals and fertilisers.
500 Global closes US$143 mil across early-stage and growth vehicles for Southeast Asia
500 Global has announced the successful close of US$143 million (RM668.2 million) for its largest Southeast Asian early-stage fund to date
Peter Quinlan appointed managing director for Philips APAC
Royal Philips announced Peter Quinlan as managing director, Philips APAC, effective September 1, 2023. 
airasia academy, Ministry of Human Resources collaborate to uplift TVET talent for IR 4.0
The edutech platform of Capital A, airasia academy, recently welcomed a visit by the Malaysian minister of Human Resources, V. Sivakumar where they discussed uplifiting TVET talent readiness.
pitchIN appoints Xelia Tong as COO
pitchIN announces the appointment of Xelia Tong as Chief Operating Officer, effective from 1 September 2023.
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