Author: Dzof Azmi
Malaysia’s talent and creativity in demand as China bets on Malaysian entrepreneurs to unleash the potential of its Belt and Road Initiative.
PM sends message of collaboration at Global Entrepreneurship Community Summit 2017 in KL, saying: "This is all about breaking the culture of silos."
Despite the focus on securing network security appliances, CEO Chris Young believes the evolution in the cloud is even faster.
The objective is to double SME contribution to the Malaysian economy by 2020.
Although SMEs contribute 35% to 40% to GDP, only 20% to 25% of them have an online presence.
Greatest threat to banks may be large technology companies like Google, Facebook and Tencent that allow users to make financial transactions through their technologies.
McKinsey has decided to make Malaysia and KL one of their lighthouse studios in the region.
iPropery aims to use its home base in Malaysia as the innovation launchpad for new services across Asia.
Software company Citrix may have touted its being a new breed security company and its ambition to power the future of work, but Dzof Azmi is still scratching his head over how Citrix will achieve both goals.
VP Sales and Services of Asia Pacific Stanimira Koleva says despite losses last year, growth is currently into double digits and will continue to improve in 2017.