Rais Hussin

TCS Malaysia Expands Jobs Creation and Graduate Training Programme
Listed 400 high-skilled jobs, including cybersecurity specialists, cloud engineers Hired 100 fresh grads across 4 intakes via its Initial Learning Programme during pandemic
MDEC appoints Ruslena Ramli as director of Fintech and Islamic Digital Economy
Formerly Head of Islamic Finance at RAM Rating Services Bhd Will develop programmes across Fintech and Islamic Digital Economy portfolios
A year on, a reinvented MDEC
A ‘logical path’ journey of 12 months spread over four phases Of experimenting & innovating, while emphasising radical transparency
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, CIMB Islamic ink US$2.4 mil MOU to scale Agtech pilot
The MDEC-CIMB Islamic MOU will extend an extensive micro-financing programme aimed at helping farmers adopting digital technology to improve yield and revenue.
Orwellian vs Humane 5IR? The choice is still ours
Power to choose course of 5IR ourselves as sovereign nation only if get 4IR right Atheists and the religious alike already question the extent to how far AI can go
MDEC signs declaration of corruption-free pledge, commits to strong corporate governance
Reaffirms continued commitment to its ‘Reinvent’ mission Maintain high level of organisational integrity & good governance
MDEC Pledges Unequivocal Support To Ensure Success of MyDIGITAL, Malaysia’s Digital Economy Blueprint
MyDIGITAL to provide clear roadmap for digital transformation of Malaysia Advocates human-centric approach centred on using technologies responsibly
MDEC Chairman: Corruption Must End, Uphold Transparency!
Eliminated direct nego, closed tender practices, instituted open tender system Discretionary Authority Limits to govern utilization of grant disbursement  
As MDEC embarks on its “Reinvent” mission, changes and chaos are expected, and necessary
Addressing concerns of internal crisis, MDEC says that the change is an expected part of the agency’s own evolution amidst the ever-changing digital economy landscape.
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