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Startup ecosystem loses its pillar in Irwan Serigar
Despite Irwan Serigar’s swift removal from his government post, the startup ecosystem should remember him for his invaluable service.
Key driver of Malaysia’s entrepreneurial ecosystem
Leadership of the various entrepreneur development programs in Malaysia comes from the top with secretary general of the Ministry of Finance, Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah, a tireless force for action and positive change.
Spurned by Medium, MCMC strikes back, users suffer
Blog-publishing Medium has been blocked in Malaysia, a sign that the country is not quite ready for the bigger world out there, writes A. Asohan.
Grave concern over tinderbox that is new media
Industry regulator MCMC said it is deeply concerned over how misinformation in the new media landscape could cause political and economic instability, and wants online news portals to be both cautious in its reporting and to educate the public, writes Karamjit Singh.
Arrests of journalists: Najib goes one better than Dr M
The arrest of three TMI editors sets a mark: Malaysia now has one of the most repressive regimes in South-East Asia, writes A. Asohan.
Expanding intellectual horizons with CultureRun (Updated)
CultureRun is a peer-to-peer marketplace that connects people with skills to share with those looking to learn new things, writes Gabey Goh.
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