Digital Malaysia

What’s Next 2017: Moving SMEs online and abroad
The objective is to double SME contribution to the Malaysian economy by 2020.
Week in Review: Taking the pulse of Malaysia’s Digital Economy
DNA launches its inaugural Pulse on Malaysia’s Digital Economy under its Deep Dive series with Karamjit Singh giving it a personal score of 3.5
Week in Review: Convergence accelerates between Old and Digital Economy
A prominent property developer ties up with a unicorn, a telco talks about usage based cost for fixed broadband, the Digital Economy takes prominence in Malaysia, and Karamjit Singh sees a common thread of convergence accelerating.  
#MYCYBERSALE is back – bigger, better
The third installment of #MYCYBERSALE is set to be the best yet, with MDEC’s Wee Huay Neo also sharing the larger objectives.  
Malaysia to make coding part of school syllabus … 25+ years later
The pretty big announcement that coding would be part of the Malaysian school syllabus from next year onwards came very quietly … which is not surprising because we’ve heard this all before, writes A. Asohan.
Slow Internet speeds damping Malaysia’s digital economy aspirations: MDEC CEO
Malaysia's digital economy aspiration is being dampened by the relatively slow Internet speeds available here, the head of the country’s national ICT custodian admitted.
Sidek Hassan appointed new MDEC chairman
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has appointed Sidek Hassan as its new chairman effective May 1.  
DNA on BFM: In Malaysia, women are rocking IT
DNA cofounder A. Asohan took on BFM's Tech Talk show today to give a ‘Year in Review.’  
Digitising Malaysia: Need for broader partnerships
Achieving the vision of a more connected Malaysia would require broader partnerships across more industries and ecosystems, with education also playing a key role, a panel of experts said.
MDeC keen to expand just-launched eUsahawan programme
Having achieved “promising results” with its pilot projects, MDeC wants to extend its eUsahawan curriculum to more technical and vocational education and training institutions in 2016.
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