Malaysia

Fabian Bigar picked as CEO for MyDigital
Seven weeks after the names of 4 candidates were shortlisted, the Malaysian government has picked Fabian Bigar to lead MyDigital as its CEO and make Malaysia a leading Digital Economy in the world.
Cabotage policy - Let’s Get Clever
In need of FDI Malaysia cannot afford to play same old protectionist games Potential data centre investments of US$2.9bil to US$3.6bil are at risk
Malaysian small businesses increase use of digital technologies due to Covid-19
40% of surveyed small businesses increased their focus on online sales 70% of businesses surveyed expect their revenue to grow in 2021
TikTok claims its insights allow brands to tap into Ramadhan 2021
TikTok insights showing how its Malaysian consumers interact with the app during Ramadhan 2020 – insights that can help brands tap into the platform for wider outreach
Making the right choice for CEO of MyDigital
Four candidates submitted, each with their strengths Strategic Change Management Office to play critical role to ensure MyDigital delivers In the three weeks since it was announced, the Malaysian Digital Economy Blueprint (MyDigital) has generated a lot of excitement and concern.
Malaysia: Unicorn Nation
'Chicken feed' public venture funding does not help create unicorns Mediocre talent leads to mediocre business and this doesn’t attract venture funding
Awantec Reports US$2.8mil PBT in Q2 2021
Stage set for growth with selection as MSP to Google Cloud under MyDigital Secured US$12.4mil contract from Selangor govt to provide skills training
5G comes to Malaysia..pronto
In its desire to be seen as an attrative destination for foreign investment, the Malaysian government has accelerated, by 12 months its 5G rollout which will see a government company own and build the 5G network.
MDEC Pledges Unequivocal Support To Ensure Success of MyDIGITAL, Malaysia’s Digital Economy Blueprint
MyDIGITAL to provide clear roadmap for digital transformation of Malaysia Advocates human-centric approach centred on using technologies responsibly
Digital Skills Key to Bolster Workforce Innovation
2 mil impacted under pillar of Digitally-Skilled Malaysians Do Malaysians have right skills to thrive in digital economy
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