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ICAEW: Q1 2024 economic growth in Southeast Asia and Malaysia buoyed by electronics exports, but cautious outlook remains
Oxford Economics, in research commissioned by the ICAEW, reported that the electronics sector is a bright spot for SEA's economy, with the region projected to grow by 4.0% in 2024 and 2025.
Second global award for DNB & Ericsson’s AI intent-based operations solution
World-class network evolving to 5G Advanced to  streamline network management Mobile operators can consistently deliver high-quality and scalable services to enterprises
Faiz Azmi appointed new SC Malaysia chairman as Awang Adek Hussin retires
Awang Adek served two-year term since June 2022 Faiz Azmi served as executive chairman of PwC, is SC board member
GSER 2024: KL’s startup ecosystem generated UD$47 bil in value over 30 month period from July 21 to Dec 23
KL tagged with strong regional rankings in funding, talent, experience Govt reaffirms its vision to be among top 20 global startup ecosystems by 2030
SC releases inaugural guide on VC and PE in Malaysia
In-depth knowledge to navigate policy landscape governing VC/ PE operations Foster more dynamic private market sector under Capital Market Masterplan 3
MyCIF fuels nearly US$424mil in private investments for Malaysian MSMEs in 2023
Invested US$61.25 mil in 2023, boosting 3,587 Malaysian SMEs New US$212 mil allocation in 2024 supports agriculture, healthcare, education sectors
US-based MKS Instruments to build factory in Malaysia to support wafer fab equipment production
Facility will support customers in the region and globally Serves customers across broad array of semicon manufacturing applications  
Malaysian startup Deemples raises US$2mil from Singapore's V Ventures
Grown number of active golfers by 200% since last fundraising Operating as two-sided marketplace to expand golfing community
KPMG identifies top 3 risks to sustainable business growth
Global trade restrictions, geopolitical uncertainty, and AI governance gaps 5 initial steps for CEOs to take to navigate current “polycrisis” environment
MYStartup Pre-Accelerator seeks startups to join Cohort 4
Call for pre-seed, early stage startups, applications open until 23 June Watchtower and Friends accelerator to deliver the June to Sept programme
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