With its US$31.5mil funding, Soft Space sets record as highest Series B raised by a Malaysian startup, eclipsing Aerodyne
Aims to expand global footprint, strengthen operations Southern Capital led round with Malaysia’s Hibiscus Fund among investors
MDEC launches Digital Content Creators Challenge (DC3) 2023
Funded 372 projects, disbursed US$3.6mil in prize money since 2006 Assist content creators in developing world class digital content and IP
Malaysia’s unicorn target centres around MDEC’s FOX
Decision on which 20 companies picked will be made in May Besides Endeavor Malaysia, KPMG, other partners will be roped in
Endeavor Malaysia, MDEC announce ‘Founders Center of Excellence’ programme to support high growth tech firms
Endeavor Malaysia supports Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation as they launch the Founders Centre of Excellence (FOX) programme
Capital Markets Malaysia launches first corporate venture capital programme to advance local ecosystems
Builds on existing ecosystem to link players across private & public markets Partners MDEC to promote corporate venturing as innovation & growth strategy
500 Global backed metaverse development startup, Virtualtech Frontier, launches its Mitoworld
Platform is endorsed and supported by MDEC and MOSTI Browser-based Metaverse creation and experience tool for enterprises
Meta Launches Creator Academy In Malaysia
Will provide free training and support for aspiring and emerging creators Local peers will share best practices on how to use Facebook and Instagram
Multiple Wins for APU in the MDEC PDTI Awards 2022
The award was given collectively to APU’s Group of four Schools Also celebrated were 2nd Best Student-Individual and Best Faculty Member
MDEC, GSMA sign MoU to spur development of 5G applications in Malaysia
MDEC has entered into a MoU with GSMA to spur development of 5G application utilising use cases and collaborating to accelerate Malaysia’s digital economy growth.  
MDEC Identifies 5 Plausible Future Trends of E-Commerce
Ubiquitous marketplace with personalised commerce, precise delivery network, and metaverse Looking beyond 5G as rules of engagement shifts and consumer wants convenience
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