Digital Economy

Securities Commission Malaysia releases property crowdfunding framework and announces 8 new market operators
Regulations are pursuant to an initiative announced in Budget 2019 to provide an alternative financing avenue for first-time homebuyers.
WeWork officially opens its doors with 1,900 person capacity
Workspace options include private offices for individuals or 100-person teams, dedicated desks, hot desks and membership which enables access to amenities and meeting spaces.
TM ONE all equipped to run next-generation workloads at KVDC and IPDC
Serves to increase the success of digital transformation within organisations in Malaysia.
Beware the mobile adware, Sophos warns
Adware used to be a nuisance, but now it can impact users in ways that they don’t expect.
Boost e-wallet now accepted at KFC restaurants nationwide
Homegrown e-wallet partners with F&B giant to add a new layer of convenience for customers.
Singapore’s Little India goes digital with Dei
While resistant at first, vendors were convinced when sales revenue picked up 5-10% during the test period.
HackerOne: Offer white hats a safe harbour
One in four vulnerabilities discovered by white hat hackers go unreported because researchers fear legal action.
MCMC to foster closer co-operation with state governments
High-level meetings will be held with senior officials from the Perak, Sarawak, Kedah, Melaka and Selangor state governments.
edotco Malaysia launches Smart Bus Shelter in Penang
Proof of concept provides coverage at street level and is a testbed for a connected Penang in preparation for 5G implementation.
AsiaKredit pushes into consumer finance
Launches suite of digital installment products for underbanked middle-class Filipinos.
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