In the first quarterly report of the National Digital Network plan (Jendela), the MCMC lists down the successes in increasing internet coverage in the country, its shortfalls, and the progress in getting telecommunications recognised as a third utility.
Malaysia’s Science and Technology ministry & Communications and Multimedia ministry drive Digital Economy Task Force
Ministers co-chair first meeting, goal to stimulate economic growth 15 high impact programmes discussed, with startup involvement key
Ministry of Communications and Multimedia reinforces commitment to Malaysian digital creative content during challenging times
A recent industry engagement for the Creative Content sector in Malaysia by MDEC found that the digital creative content industry has been severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Two specific programmes are in place to mitigate challenges during and post-MCO.
US$1.04bil in collaboration with BNM covering five key initiatives US$115.5mil micro-SMEs scheme including creative industry & online traders
#DigitalVsCovid in-line with ministry’s role to lead Malaysia’s digital economy Will continue to develop new initiatives that will help all Malaysians
TM submits plan to KKMM and MCMC.
Week in Review: New Malaysian Communications and Multimedia minister needs to get on accelerated learning curve
Driving Malaysia’s Digital Economy forward will fall under Gobind Singh Deo’s portfolio Has to drive all parties hard to ensure Malaysia has world class telco and digital infrastructure MALAYSIA’s peaceful transition of power from an incumbent party that had ruled the country since independence in 1957 to its defeat in the 9 May election, the 14th in the country’s history is still making global headlines.
Malaysian production announced multiple deals worth over US$4 million at Mipcom 2016, the entertainment content market in Cannes, France.