Penang

Pikom in deal with Malaysiakini, Digital News Asia to boost WCIT 2022
Opportunities to meet world-class speakers, build partners, grow business Edition to be larger in scope than 2008 when Malaysia last hosted it
South Korean Simmtech’s first large scale Southeast Asia PCB plant in Penang nears completion
Absolutely critical Penang project goes full swing to manage the supply chain US$121.7 mil investment to benefit local firms, opportunities in global value chain
The Cities in Malaysia Emerging as Global Tech Hubs
Individual unique properties that make the cities attractive to startups, digital investors MDEC’s DIF5 aims for US$12bil investments, 50 Fortune500 tech firms & 50k new jobs
CREST creates chemistry for meaningful industry-academia collaboration
Where others talk about industry-academia ties, CREST actually delivers Relevance heightened with news of Intel’s new US$7.1bn Penang chip plant
Penang government lauds Western Digital Lighthouse award
The chief minister of Penang Chow Kon Yeow has congratulated Western Digital for its achievement in being admitted into the prestigious Global Lighthouse Network (GLN) by The World Economic Forum (WEF).
Exabytes, Penang govt partner to boost youth digitalisation skills
Digitalise Penang for Youth Programme is a CSR initiative aimed at providing youth relevant digitalisation skills for the digital economy.
Penang commits US$12mil for its Digital Transformation Masterplan 2021-2023
Under the Masterplan, the state will develop the state’s digital economy by improving infrastructures and building upon their manufacturing strengths
Digerati50: Howie Chang - changemaker
Forward School in Penang offers hands-on classes, project-based teaching Crisis offers an opportunity to play offense, ‘We want to play to win’
TECHFEST Live 2020: Thriving in the future requires a mindset driven by dynamism, openness and inclusivity
Curiousity should be inculcated individually and structurally Uncommon partnerships, embracing change helps navigate the unknown  
Reframe, renew and reimagine with 2020’s featured innovations at TECHFEST2020 LIVE
Among many highlights of festival is 2020’s Featured Innovations session Bring together ecosystem of technologies, consumers, decision makers and innovators
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