Author: Karamjit Singh

Exabytes’ regional ambitions gets US$10.7mil boost from Malaysian PE firm, Ekuinas
The immediate priority is to grow in the Indonesian market, focus on more verticals and enter the enterprise market.
Aerodyne soars on its AI-powered ‘Better Faster Cheaper’ philosophy
Kamarul Muhamed treads the path not taken by offering business solutions to client pain points instead of standard imaging services.  
Malaysian Space Agency created to maximize efficiency and impact
Created from merger of National Space Agency & Malaysian Remote Sensing Agency Savings of US$4.9mil & getting data, using it in practical ways to benefit economy
Growth Malaysia looks to data as key to unlocking SMEs path to digital
Leveraging on data, Fave hopes Growth Malaysia can help propel SMEs to the digitization fast lane.
YTL Comms & Facebook to be BFFs if Penang Terragraph trial succeeds
From Malaysia’s Minister of Communications and Multimedia and Prime Minister to YTL Communications, Facebook and perhaps the world, all eyes are on Penang as Terragraph begins its trial run in Georgetown.
Engineering powerhouse Penang flatters to deceive in digital economy
Despite having largest number of world-class engineers, digital adoption seriously lags CM says digital transformation plan finally about to be acted on, led by Penang Digital unit
The Securities Commission’s puzzling VC ecosystem study
Rehashed recommendations that ecosystem players are well aware of Should push through announced US$490mil co-investment with private VC funds
EasyParcel banks on constructive disruption
Penang based courier platform hits 50k deliveries a day, 100k is next target - and a strong Series B round.
Malaysia's e-commerce still going gangbusters
Three key takeaways from iPay88’s eCommerce 2018 insight Mobile trumps desktop as preferred online channel for users
Week in Review: Grappling with blockchain in Malaysia as innovators leave
Securities Commission Malaysia and the blockchain ecosystem have two months to create a win-win situation around crafting a conducive regulatory environment for blockchain innovators to flourish.
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