Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) is pleased to announce its 5G network is ahead of schedule and will exceed 40% coverage of populated areas (COPA) nationwide by December 2022 and is on track to achieve the committed 80% COPA by 2024 or earlier. The network will reach 14 million people located in those areas where the […]
By Charles F Moreira, Editor In Part 4 of our article we covered human resource development, technology adoption and innovation, support infrastructure and other initiatives to enable them under the 12th Malaysia Plan (12th MP). In this fifth and final part we will cover initiatives to boost digitalisation and advanced technology. These initiatives address four […]
MyDIGITAL Corporation and Petrosains Sdn Bhd today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to mark the partnership between both parties to realise the vision and objectives from the Malaysian Digital Economy Blueprint (MDEB) and National Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) Policy and launch the MyDIGITAL 4IR Experience Centre. “This partnership between MyDIGITAL Corporation and Petrosains Sdn […]
TalentCorp invited women advocates and industry experts focusing on different segments of women talent, from graduates to professionals including the Malaysian diaspora.
UNITAR International University announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide free cloud computing skills development and job training through the AWS re/Start program in Malaysia.
By Charles F Moreira, Editor In Part 3 of our article on the 12th Malaysia Plan (12th MP) we covered initiatives to accelerate the development of strategic and high-impact industries. In this part we look at human resource development, technology adoption and innovation, support infrastructure and other initiatives to enable such development. The achievement of […]
Digital Nasional Berhad (“DNB”) has published a report by Ernst & Young Consulting Services Sdn Bhd (“EY”) on the potential future impact on Malaysia’s economy from the deployment of a single wholesale 5G1 network (“SWN”) and the adoption of subsequent 5G applications (or “use cases”). EY’s forecasts were based on two economic models developed by […]
By Charles F Moreira, Editor In Part 2 of our article on the 12th Malaysia Plan (12th MP), we covered those measures under the 12th MP to address the issues and challenges which Malaysia faces, such as low productivity especially amongst micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), low quality of investment and low gains from […]
By Charles F. Moreira, Editor Following our e-mail interview on advanced automation within Malaysia’s medical rubber gloves industry with Mr. Alexander Hummel, President of DOEKA Asia Sdn Bhd, which supplies advanced industrial automation equipment and systems in Part 1:- In this part, Enterprise Trade Views (EnterpriseTV) delves deeper into various aspects related to automation of […]
By Charles F Moreira, Editor The 12th Malaysia Plan notes the setback which Malaysia’s economy has suffered due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in Part 1, we focused upon those aspects which 12th MP aims to address – namely issues and challenges which Malaysia faces such as low productivity especially amongst micro, small and medium […]