Internship

MDEC, MOHE award digital tech status in bid to boost talent pipeline to meet demand
MDEC, together with MOHE award premier digital status to 13 educational centres in hopes of raising quality of digital.
Celcom and Universiti Teknologi Petronas in wide-ranging pact
Celcom and Universiti Teknologi Petronas have inked an MoU that covers the latter’s wireless campus network as well as further collaboration in student development.
Digi launches ‘CXO Apprentice’ talent recruitment programme
has launched its CXO Apprentice programme, which will have fresh graduates compete for eight exclusive spots to apprentice with its senior management team for a year.
Leet Academy’s entrepreneurship programme, with a twist
After successfully training corporate types and entrepreneurs for about 10 years, Bikesh Lakhmichand and his iTrain are all set to take on a new challenge: Training young unemployed graduates to become successful entrepreneurs.
Glints team raises US$380K seed round, gives up Ivy League path
Singapore startup Glints, a professional platform for young people focused on career discovery and development, announced today that it has closed S$475,000 (approximately US$380,000)  in an oversubscribed seed round.
JFDI.Asia and Glints fellowship gives youth hands-on entrepreneurial education
The Joyful Frog Digital Incubator (JFDI.Asia) and Glints have launched the JFDI Fellowship to offer young people hands-on entrepreneurship experience.
Working for a startup: Parents and tough love
It’s hard enough convincing people to work for startups because of the uncertainty, it’s double hard in this part of the world where parental say-so is still a cultural force, writes Gabey Goh.
IBM and TAR UC set up entrepreneurial support centre
IBM and Tunku Abdul Rahman  University College (TAR UC) have announced the establishment of an Entrepreneurial Support Centre that they said would nurture real-world skills and seed a culture of entrepreneurship among the latter’s undergraduates.
Glints not just a gleam in the eye of three 21yr-old founders
Accepted into US universities, trio use gap year to build intern-startup matching business JDFI.Asia impressed by the fact they were so ‘damn cheeky,’ but willing to learn
Portal for internships with Asian startups launched
A group of Malaysian ecosystem players has rolled out Launchpad, an ‘internship aggregator’ that aims to provide students and fresh graduates with access to information on the best internships offered by the startup sector in Asia.
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