Author: Digital News Asia

Cradle's 2 decades sees it contributing US$400mil to Malaysia's GDP, creating over 80k jobs
Distributed US$55.8m worth of grants to over 1,000 local entrepreneurs Cradle Seed Ventures and DEQ800, contributed US$215m to GDP through 43 investments
Recognising innovators and leaders at PIKOM Unicorn Tech Awards
Almost 1,000 industry representatives were in attendance  Also recognised at the event were MSC Malaysia APICTA recipients 
Gobi Partners debuts health tech investments in China's Greater Bay area and Malaysia
Investment bolsters health tech portfolio to US$11.8mil in the regions The latest addition to Gobi Partners portfolio are ORA and Prenetics
MRANTI's Global Accelerator Programme 2023 commences with 20 startups from Malaysia, Türkiye, Russia
Focus on high-potential industries including Healthtech, Agriculture, Drone Tech GAP impacted 212 startups, facilitating US$130mil in funding through first six cohorts 
Ericsson picks Malaysia for its first global manufacturing facility in Southeast Asia
The facility will produce state-of-the-art Ericsson 5G radios  Malaysia will benefit from local job creation and skills transfer  Ericsson is producing its state-of-the-art 5G radio equipment in Penang, the company’s first 5G manufacturing facility in Southeast Asia. 
Strong demand sees Infineon invest up to additional €5bil in building world’s largest 200mm SiC Power Fab in Malaysia
Confidence in economic agenda premised on inclusivity, sustainability Industry leading scale & cost position areas of differentiation for Infineon
Soft Space partners Hong Leong Bank, JCBI to drive JCB Card acceptance in Malaysia
Soft Space, JCB International,and Hong Leong Bank have joined forces to actively drive JCB Card acceptance in Malaysia, bolstered by strong post-pandemic economic recovery prospects.
Fahmi: Malaysia's digital economy ambition is backed by action, fueled by investment
Record-breaking investments are helping Malaysia achieve ambitions Government remains proactive towards building a high-income nation 
Fave collaborates with affiliate marketing platform Involve Asia
The partnership adds FindShare loyalty programme to Fave Though this users can get cashback and spend it across Fave's offerings   Fave is collaborating with Involve Asia to integrate FindShare, a cashback and rewards program platform provider in the Philippines. 
FWD Startup Studio Accelerator opens applications for Asia-based startups
Prog starts 5 Sept with benefits including US$20k credits for digital services Focus on venture backed seed stage Asia-based startups in insurtech or adjacent verticals
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