CREATING A NATION OF ENTREPRENEURS The newly revived Ministry of Entrepreneur Development (MED) under its dynamic Minister, Dato’ Seri Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof, assumes the leadership role in developing entrepreneurship and SMEs in Malaysia. He talks to Sharmila Valli Narayanan about the National Entrepreneurship Framework and the role of tech entrepreneurs in driving the growth
How has the ICT industry fared in the past few years in terms of job opportunities and starting salary? How will 2019 be for the ICT industry? Here are some interesting facts about Malaysia’s ICT industry. PIKOM’s Member’s Meet is an occasion where new members are recognised, friends meet, networking is down while refreshment flow.
Incorporated in 2000, MyKRIS International Berhad has grown into an award-winning technology provider with a listing on Bursa Malaysia’s LEAP Market in October 2018. MyIT sat down with Managing Director Chew Choo Soon and Executive Director Chang Wai Hoong to speak on the company’s evolution and Malaysia’s readiness for the onslaught of Industry 4.0 Revolution.
Catherine Lian, a veteran in the IT industry with 21 years of experience, was appointed as managing director of IBM Malaysia in April this year. She spoke to My.IT about the importance of change in one’s career, the advantages women of this generation have in the workforce and answers the perennial question — can women
Alan See and Eric Yeow left behind their comfort zone and ventured into the trials company they founded, Firmus Sdn Bhd, is today one of the top cyber security companies in the country. They speak to My.IT about the challenges they faced. By Sharmila Valli Narayanan • Photos by YC Chu One of the the
CREATING A NATION OF ENTREPRENEURS
Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman created history when he became the youngest minister when Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad appointed him the Minister of Youth and Sports. Since then, he has been one of the most visible and outspoken ministers in the New Malaysia’s cabinet. In this interview, he tells Sharmila
THE MILLENNIAL MINISTER DYNAMIC DUO WOMEN IN TECH - NO SUBSTITUTE FOR HARD WORK
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