Author: Karamjit Singh

Malaysian govt sees 5G as key economic enabler, looking past any spectrum lobbying
NFCP Protem Committee agrees to share infra in more ways, including active spectrum sharing Communications Ministry, MCMC guided by what’s best for consumers, businesses, country
Malaysia on right track to be winner in Digital Economy
Strong interest in CS & IT over past five years also raises demand for lecturers Malaysia ranked 11th in IMD’s World Digital Competitiveness for Training & Education
Finance talent ideal to connect the dots in a digital world
Have line of sight of end to end process flow of organizations Executives who function in silos risk being replaceable, process knowledge key
Telco Deep Dive 2019: Maxis leverages data and analytics to be more relevant to users
Uses past, real time data to offer personalised recommendations, increase stickiness Democratise, build data to be used across company for forecasting, reporting, customer analytics
The best way to deal with Industry4.0? Focus on your human capital
Nations, education systems have to change way of thinking, of educating Mastering the complexity in digitalization will be our most common challenge
Tourplus locks in US$400k, starts search for US$1mil seed round
Aiming to attract 3 million inbound travels to Southeast Asia Indonesians, Filipinos, Aussies make up almost 60% of customers
Cradle to crank it up, looking for more hard tech startups
Organises first ever Cradle Startup Awards & Media Appreciation Night To focus more in 2020 on spurring, supporting hard tech startups
Channel your inner geek and join the record breaking Drinkentrepreneurs Malaysia party
Malaysian chapter has largest membership database among 40+ global cities event Creating a trusted community for startup ecosystem to learn, share, grow and unwind
Gabriel Walter stands his ground, sues MOE for US$1.86 bil, claims wrongful termination attempt of solar hybrid project
Project was anchor for US$580mil IPO set for 2020 but in doubt now Use Sarawak as R&D lab to perfect rural electrification system for global market
Malaysia’s Aerodyne raises US$30 mil in Series B as it charts IPO in 2022/23
CEO projects next funding round to be in 12 to 18 months time, with IPO in 2022/23 A key company under MDEC’s Global Acceleration Innovation Network (GAIN)