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The future of Malaysia’s startup ecosystem is in building more, and better, startups
A panel discussion at the KL Startup Summit highlights the gaps and goals of the Malaysian startup ecosystem.
MDEC, Austrade boost bilateral trade, investment with AMTX
Both parties, via the Australia-Malaysia Tech Exchange, have outlined programmes and initiatives aimed at boosting bilateral trade and investment.
MDEC, Sunway Education kick off Malaysia’s first free coding school
A private, non-profit, tuition-free computer programming school has admitted its first cohort of students.
MDEC appoints Mohd Afdhal Mohd Nayan as Chief Transformation Officer
Afdhal will be in charge of defining the agency’s corporate transformation initiatives, development and implementation.
MDEC sets lofty target for e-commerce adoption by 2025
The NESR 2.0 roadmap, driven by MDEC with 10 other ministries and agencies, aims to onboard more micro SMEs to adopt e-commerce.
Malaysia sets up new Digital Investment Office
The fully-digital collaborative platform is aimed at creating awareness on digital investments in Malaysia, and to strengthen coordination among all Investment Promotion Agencies.
MDEC appoints Fadzli Abdul Wahit as chief strategy officer
Formerly with KPMG, Fadzli will lead strategic planning for the agency to drive the country’s digital economy and MDEC’s change management.
Innov8tif, DoctorOnCall, MHUB emerge as top winners of Huawei Sparks competition
Innov8tif’s OkayDoc platform clinches the top prize of the competition as the winner among 10 finalists
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
MDEC, MOE to expand Digital Maker Hubs nationwide by end 2021
Both parties have embarked to scale the Digital Maker Hubs model via public-private partnerships.
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