Based on Outsourcing Malaysia’s GBS Business Services Outlook Report, Malaysia’s GBS Sector is poised to record growth of 10%-15% for the next five years; creating more than 6,000 jobs in 2016.
Given the falling commodity prices, weak ringgit, negative news on Malaysia and slow GDP growth, Pikom feels that the government needs to address several pressing issues in Budget 2017.
For Budget 2017, Pikom has recommended zero rate GST for all ICT goods/services and reduction in broadband rates.
Salaries for ICT professionals in Malaysia are expected to rise, but at a slower-than-expected rate, according to the National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom).
Today’s segment saw Karamjit Singh talking about his conversation with Ensogo CEO Krzysztof Marszalek, about Shopee introducing its own ‘university,’ and about SushiVid trying to create a marketplace to connect brands to YouTubers.
Executives holding the top ICT positions in a company need to play a greater leadership role in driving their organisations’ business, urged the National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom).
DNA cofounder A. Asohan took on BFM's Tech Talk show today to give a ‘Year in Review.’
In a candid conversation with DNA, former Pikom chairman Cheah Kok Hoong reflects on what he could have done better, and his hopes for the association.
The National ICT Association on Malaysia (Pikom) remains “cautiously optimistic” that the industry will grow by 12-14% in 2016, despite various challenges.
The National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom) elected a new chairman as well as new office bearers and councillors for 2016 at its recent annual general meeting (AGM), even as the industry faces challenging times.