Malaysia is leaping into the digitisation age and everyone needs to embrace and be part of it, Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak made clear the vision set out for the country with various initiatives driven by MDEC and relevant agencies. Rightly so, industrial revolution 4.0 is the termed used for this phenomena where every industry is being digitised by technology while there incumbents call it ‘Disruption’ we like to call it ‘Enabling’.
Cyberview Sdn Bhd, the tech hub enabler for Cyberjaya has launched a platform to connect individuals with movers and shakers in particular technology spaces of expertise.
Mastercard, Cyberview and the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) have entered a collaboration to transform Cyberjaya, a technology hub in Malaysia, with a focus on cashless initiatives.
On its recent 20th anniversary, Malaysia's Cyberjaya is adopting a new ambition as a model smart city and as a global tech hub bolstered by 11 major announcements. At the anniversary event, the Malaysian prime minister Datuk Seri Mohd. Najib Tun Abdul Razak reviewed Cyberjaya's evolving goals as the physical heart of Malaysia's digital development plan.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today announced the setting up of Cyberjaya Innovation Fund for the Future (CIFF). The fund, aimed at supporting inventions and innovations towards developing Cyberjaya as a smart city, would be managed by Cyberview Sdn Bhd.
Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak has announced 11 major projects and initiatives to turn Cyberjaya into a smart city model. The Prime Minister said they were the Cyberjaya City Centre, the Cyberjaya Innovation Fund for the Future (CIFF), the Financial Technology (FinTech) Regional Hub, the Cyberjaya Futurise Centre, the Blue Ocean Entrepreneurs Township (BOET).
Datuk Seri Najib Razak has announced 11 major projects and initiatives to turn Cyberjaya into a smart city model. The Prime Minister said they were the Cyberjaya City Centre, the Cyberjaya Innovation Fund for the Future (CIFF), the Financial Technology (FinTech) Regional Hub, the Cyberjaya Futurise Centre, the Blue Ocean Entrepreneurs Township (BOET).
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today was upbeat about the Cyberjaya City Centre project which he believes can contribute to the growth of Cyberjaya and turn it into a global technology hub. The Malaysian Resources Corporation Bhd’s (MRCB) latest Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Project is highly anticipated to take the nation’s technology hub to the next level, he said.
The City Centre project will transform Cyberjaya into a global technology hub and a smart city, said the Prime Minister. Describing the mega project as a “game changer”, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said that with a gross development value (GDV) of RM11bil, it would drive investment to Cyberjaya.
Cyberjaya celebrated its 20th year anniversary spearheading as the technology hub in the country since it was first mooted in 1996. Visioned as the next silicon valley in Malaysia, Cyberjaya has well progressed as it was set out to be with various global tech company’s setting up centres in the location.