Norhalim Yunus

MTDC Main Funding Partner For National Technology and Innovation Sandbox Programme
Sandbox main goal to reduce manual labor reliance, enhance food security Will create rich opportunities for entrepreneurs to use new technologies
The NTIS helps startups power through Covid-19 with collaboration, innovation 
Part of PENJANA, the NTIS is more than just an opportunity for tech startups to gain necessary funding to survive the longstanding effects of the pandemic, but to also build innovation and an ecosystem to help the country.
MTDC bridges SMEs with I4.0 solutions amidst Covid-19 pandemic
The Covid-19 pandemic has kept many SMEs in survival mode. Embracing I4.0, however, could help them address ongoing issues with labour and productivity – and there are ways to step into the new industrial revolution at one’s own pace.
In boost to Malaysia’s ECF & P2P markets, MTDC allocates US$2.8mil co-investment fund
To co-invest US$2.3mil with pitchIN and US$460k with MicroLEAP First govt agency to co-invest with an ECF platform in those that meet criteria
MTDC unveils technopreneur training academy
Tentra was launched as a brand to enhance its visibility and credibility as the prime capacity building entity for technopreneurs and technology commercialisation.
Buy local policies counter-productive to innovation
MTDC CEO Norhalim Yunus explains why entrepreneurs are the magic ingredient & why a buy local policy harms innovation  
Stop flogging a dead horse, urges MTDC chief
MTDC CEO Norhalim Yunus urges for closer university-industry collaboration. Best option for companies, especially SMEs to move up value chain.
Celcom and Gigalink in pact to provide M2M connectivity for taxi commuters
Celcom Axiata Bhd said it has entered into a partnership with Gigalink Solutions Sdn Bhd to provide M2M (machine-to-machine) solutions that would enable taxis to deliver targeted digital media content to passengers.
Be innovative in inculcating innovation culture: MTDC chief
In drawing up innovation policies, politicians and policy-makers themselves should be innovative and take into consideration the internal strength of the country as well as the size of existing gaps, said Norhalim Yunus, chief executive officer of Malaysian Technology Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (MTDC).
MTDC very much an ecosystem player
Track record sees it getting new funds where other agencies funds are cut Unused VC funds of up to RM50m to be transferred to new Khazanah firm When Digital News Asia meets Norhalim Yunus, chief executive officer of the Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC), he launches into a spirited defense of the fund he has been CEO of since 2008.
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