Cheah Kok Hoong
A closed door CIO dinner cum panel discussion on Malaysia’s digital economy ambitions concludes that adoption needs to be accelerated.
While the global and national economy continues to face various external pressures, the GBS industry is likely to buck the trend and register stronger growth in 2017.
Based on Outsourcing Malaysia’s GBS Business Services Outlook Report, Malaysia’s GBS Sector is poised to record growth of 10%-15% for the next five years; creating more than 6,000 jobs in 2016.
Outsourcing Malaysia aims to be indispensable to its members and adds a B2B element for the first time, at its yearly Smart Sourcing Summit next week.
Outsourcing Malaysia believes that despite the various economic and external challenges faced by Malaysia, the local global business services (GBS) sector will continue to see strong growth and good prospects.
DNA cofounder A. Asohan took on BFM's Tech Talk show today to give a ‘Year in Review.’
In a candid conversation with DNA, former Pikom chairman Cheah Kok Hoong reflects on what he could have done better, and his hopes for the association.
The National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom) elected a new chairman as well as new office bearers and councillors for 2016 at its recent annual general meeting (AGM), even as the industry faces challenging times.
Malaysia’s national Budget 2016 had some good parts and some bad stuff. Industry players do themselves, and the people of Malaysia, a disservice when they give out huzzahs while ignoring the bad, writes DNA executive editor A. Asohan.
While many industry players were largely enthusiastic about the national Budget 2016 that Malaysian Prime Minister and Finance Minister Najib Razak tabled in Parliament on Oct 23, some concerns remained.