Digital Talent

MDEC expands De Rantau Programme: New opportunities for global digital nomads
MDEC announces major updates to the DE Rantau programme, an initiative designed to make Malaysia a top destination for digital nomads. 
Felda partners APU to shape its new generation of talent with Global Digital Leadership Programme
Initial 13 students consisting of grandchildren of settlers & kids of Felda staff US$335k program serves as motivation for new generation to become world class
RHB Datathon solves banking issues via data analytics 
RHB Banking Group concludes its RHB ‘Get Your Hack On’: Data Edition 2022 (Datathon) hackathon, attracting more than 270 digital and technology-savvy innovators focusing on driving customer-centric solutions leveraging on data analytics.
​​MDEC, LinkedIn ink MoU to enhance digital talents, businesses
MDEC, LinkedIN sign MoU to further enhance the digital presence of businesses and develop digital talents for Malaysia.
Proptech player Juwai IQI sets up HQ, tech hub in M'sia
Juwai IQI’s data and technology centre, located in Kuala Lumpur, is expected to hire more than 1,000 employees that include digital roles
#MyDigitalWorkforce movement, catalyst for talent to get on the K shaped economic recovery
Take advantage of many govt incentives to take various digital skills courses LinkedIn describes hiring demand as “very high” in Malaysia vs Indon and Phil
Strong digital talent pipeline only possible when industry, academia & government form tight collaboration
Through various partnerships with IHLs, MDEC has been able to build several meaningful programmes that help ensure future digital industry graduates are more employable.
Working out the post-Covid job market with Workana
Company sees a shift to more remote & short-term work in this period Freelance marketplace platform expanded from Latin America to SEA last year
PDTI: Smoothening the path between learning and working for grads in Malaysia
The MDEC driven, Premier Digital Tech Institutions initiative has picked up serious momentum since its introduction in 2017 to ensure Malaysia produces graduates ready for the Digital Economy where demand is too hot, says an academic.
It’s not about what's free, 42KL is all about a continuous learning mindset
70% of students in France campus employed within a year or less of joining Structured not as an intelligence test but focuses on endurance & mindset
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