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Wesak Day

Event Date 19 May 2019 Wesak Day is observed by devotees to celebrate Buddha's birthday, enlightenment and achievement of Nirvana. From very early in the morning, devotees flock to temples to meditate as well as participate...

Greatech seeks to raise RM73mil from IPO

KUALA LUMPUR: Greatech Technology Bhd is aiming to raise RM73.05mil from its initial public offering (IPO), alongside plans to expand its operations to the United States and China. The Penang-based industrial automation solutions provider is...

On track to becoming gigabit city

PENANG aims to turn the state into a gigabit city with fast Internet connection, said exco member Zairil Khir Johari. He said the state would facilitate the formulation of a Penang Connectivity Master Plan (PCMP)...

Shot in the arm for startups

THE Penang i4.0 Seed Fund programme, which began with an initial fund of USD1mil (RM4.13mil), has created technological entrepreneurs who successfully launched startup ventures, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow. The programme, through InvestPenang and...

Overused office jargon: Reinvent the wheel, break down silos, but keep me in the...

We’ve all encountered office-speak that crops up a bit too often and doesn’t make much sense. In fact, that’s precisely what makes it so humorous. Let’s look at these office clichés in a new...

Industrial Skills Enhancement Program (INSEP)

Introduction Industrial Skills Enhancement Program (INSEP) program is aimed at equipping fresh graduates with the right skills and competencies to increase their employability. Selected graduates will be trained at the PSDC for first 3 months...

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Cisco Systems to increase investments in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Cisco Systems, a US-based technology company will be increasing investments at its Malaysian plant, said country manager Albert Chai. He said that this was due to higher demand for technology as well as...

Fertile ground for creative content

CREATIVE technology content is an industry that Penang is well-placed to tap into, considering the wealth of talent being produced here. That was the view of Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow, who foresees plentiful opportunities...

Penang plans Digital Penang unit to keep pace with technology

GEORGE TOWN (April 10): The Penang Government plans to set up a unit called Digital Penang in keeping with the increasingly technological world, Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said today. He said the Penang Institute,...

State to host World Congress on IT next year

MALAYSIA has once again been chosen to host the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT), after more than 10 years since it took place in Kuala Lumpur in 2008. And, Penang will get the honour...