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PIKOM ANNOUNCES NEW CEO AND COUNCIL 2014/15

PIKOM ANNOUNCES NEW CEO AND COUNCIL 2014/15 The National ICT Association PIKOM outlines strategic plans under the stewardship of Cheah Kok Hoong as incumbent Chairman at its 28th Annual General Meeting PETALING JAYA, 21 OCTOBER 2014 - PIKOM, the National ICT Association of Malaysia, today held its 28th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at The Royale

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PROUD ACHIEVEMENTS BY MALAYSIA AT WCIT 2014

PETALING JAYA, 14 OCTOBER 2014 - PIKOM, the National ICT Association of Malaysia, led a Malaysian delegation of MDeC, MDV, Cyberview and Telekom Malaysia to the World Congress on IT (WCIT) in Guadalajara, Mexico from September 29 through October 1, 2014. This year, the Congress was hosted by Canieti, the Mexican member of WITSA. World

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PIKOM Budget 2015 Commentary

Budget 2015 Commentary Spokesperson: Mr. Cheah Kok Hoong, Chairman of PIKOM Inadequate Measures in Budget 2015 towards a Digital Economy Nation As we move towards a high income and knowledge-based economy, PIKOM felt that there should have been more ICT-focused initiatives in Budget 2015. This is in line with our aspirations towards creating a digital

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6th PIKOM Leadership Summit Outlined Key ICT areas for Nation’s Development

6th PIKOM Leadership Summit Outlined Key ICT areas for Nation’s Development   ‘Internet of Things (IoT)’ is identified as Malaysia’s newest economy revenue driver for ICT sector   Kuala Lumpur, 17 September 2014 – PIKOM, the National ICT Association of Malaysia and the ‘Voice of the ICT Industry’, today launched its 6th PIKOM Leadership Summit (‘PLS’)

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PIKOM to Host Leadership Summit This September

Petaling Jaya, 5 September 2014 – PIKOM, the National ICT Association of Malaysia and the ‘Voice of the ICT Industry’, today announced the launch of its annual flagship event, PIKOM Leadership Summit is happening this 17 September 2014 at Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral. Themed ‘Breaching the New Frontiers in the Digital Age’, the Summit will feature

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Digital Lifestyle Expo Re-invents Itself With 3 New Highlights

Kuala Lumpur, 31 July 2014 – PIKOM, the national ICT Association of Malaysia is launching the Digital Lifestyle Expo (DLE) this 8 – 10 August at KL Convention Centre. DLE is poised to take off with 3 new highlights to enhance the digital learning experience for its visitors. Firstly, there is a competition namely Tech

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ICT Job Market continues on Positive Growth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PIKOM ICT JOB MARKET OUTLOOK 2014: ICT Job Market continues on Positive Growth IT Call Centres/ IT enabled services have the biggest jump of 51% from 2012. Albeit a flat growth, Oil and Gas still maintained as top paying industry. Average salary of local ICT professionals increased by 7.2% in 2013; Expected

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GST Survey Release_PIKOM_FINAL ORIGINAL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Malaysian Businesses Look Forward To New GST System a) A majority of local organisations (75%) prefer new tax system but voice worry over challenges in adoption and impact on company revenues; b) Calls for more financial and training supports to smoothen implementation and adherence to new GST system c) Local ICT vendors

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2014 ICT Outlook Statement by Mr. Cheah Kok Hoong, PIKOM Chairman

2014 ICT Outlook Statement by Mr. Cheah Kok Hoong, PIKOM Chairman Malaysia’s ICT in a Nutshell in 2013 Overall, 2013 has been heralded as the year of opportunities for the country’s ICT market against the backdrop of a recovering global economy as well as the temporary ‘slow down’ due to the pre-election months to GE13

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