Tag: Malaysia

Sarawak to develop incubator for digital economy startups

Malaysia: Sarawak’s Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Abang Openg has approved an allocation of RM30 million to develop an incubator for local business startups to explore growth opportunities offered by the digital economy.

MaGIC launches new global accelerator programme, as an “evolution” of its MAP programme

Malaysia: The Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) launched a new accelerator programme called the Global Accelerator Program (GAP).

UTM, Ericsson launch Malaysia’s first innovation centre for 5G

Malaysia: Malaysia’s first Innovation Centre for 5G (IC5G) was launched in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Ericsson in UTM Kuala Lumpur (KL) campus.

AirAsia founders-backed Tune Labs invests in Malaysia’s Golfreserv

Malaysia: Golf reservation platform Golfreserv today announced that it has secured an undisclosed pre-Series A round from Tune Labs, a startup incubator backed by AirAsia founders Tan Sri Tony Fernandes and Datuk Kamarudin Meranun.

Malaysia’s CREST & Microsoft to setup Health Innovation Hub in Malaysia

Malaysia: A new memorandum of agreement in Malaysia will drive digital healthcare innovation, according to industry catalyst CREST (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science & Technology) and cloud productivity company Microsoft.

3 Malaysian startups win equity funding from Digi Accelerate

Malaysia: Three Malaysian startups GrabGas, Local Usher and Vase are to receive more than RM250,000 (more than US$62,000) in equity funding from maiden accelerator programme, Digi Accelerate.

MaGIC, Uber And Digi Launch An Ideation Lab To Help Spur Entrepreneurship

Malaysia: The Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC), Uber and Digi are now officially collaborating to bring forth an ideation lab aimed to help entrepreneurs within the ASEAN region to grow their impactful and unique business ideas.