StartUp Borneo Kerjasama Digital Ekonomi dengan Untan

StartUp Borneo Kerjasama Digital Ekonomi dengan Untan

Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Sarawak, Smart City
PONTIANAK, SP - Chief Tekhnical Officer Startup Borneo bentuk kerjasama dengan Universitas Tanjungpura, untuk membangun digital ekonomi. Chief Tekhnical Officer Start Up Borneo, Abdul Qaiyum Alidin mengatakan, hari ini, merupakan hari terakhir lawatan delegasi dari Serawak di Pontianak. "Pada lawatan kali ini, ia ingin menyampaikan ekonomi digital dari Serawak," ujar Abdul. Dirinya juga mengatakan, sekarang Serawak masih dalam usaha membangunkan Bandara Kucing sebagai bandara pintar. "Kita juga sudah mengenal banyak mahasiswa di Kalbar yang bisa berkolaborasi untuk startup usahawan dari Serawak," ujar. Abdul juga mengucapkan terimaksih kepada Himpi, karena banyak memudahkan aktivitas lawatan dari negeri Serawak. "Hari ini kita bersama Ketum Hipmi Kalbar, Denia melawat Rektor Untan melanjutkan kolaborasi lain dalam masa datang," lanjutnya. Kedatangan rombongan kerajaan Serawak bersama Hipmi untuk membentuk kerjasama dengan pihak Untan, dalam membangun digital ekonomi. Dia…
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Old Kuching Smart Heritage launched

Old Kuching Smart Heritage launched

Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
Abang Johari (fifth left) and Abang Abdul Wahap (fourth left) pose for a photo with the Friendly Neighbourhood Award winners. KUCHING: Kuching North City Commission (DBKU) is currently holding various activities till March 31 to commemorate the launching of its Old Kuching Smart Heritage Agenda. Datuk Bandar of Kuching North Datuk Abang Abdul Wahap Abang Julai said among the activities are ‘Malam Kebudayaan Warisan’ and exhibitions involving government and private agencies as well as communities involved in DBKU’s ‘Friendly Neighbourhood’ initiative. “There are many other beneficial activities like sports, entertainment, e-contest, Kuching Got Talent and Heritage Kitchen,” he said at the launch of DBKU Old Kuching Smart Heritage Agenda at Kuching Waterfront on Wednesday night. Abang Abdul Wahap added that the agenda is a symbol uniting Sarawakians towards digital economy…
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Serba Dinamik scores RM313 mln worth of contracts

Serba Dinamik scores RM313 mln worth of contracts

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
Abang Johari (fifth left) witnesses the exchange of the MoU documents between Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd managing director Datuk Awang Daud Awang Putera (third left) and Petronas vice president for Group Procurement Project Delivery and Technology Shamsudin Miskon (fourth right). Others in the picture are (from left) Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd vice president (Supply Chain Management) Mohd. Izham Abdullah, State Speaker Datuk Amar Mohamad Asa Awang Nassar, Petronas president and Group CEO Tan Sri Wan Zulkiee Wan Arifn, Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad Group CEO Datuk Dr Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah, Petronas head of Procurement, Group Procurement Project Delivery and Technology Noor Mohamad Taj Mohammed and State Secretary Tan Sri Datuk Amar Mohamad Morshidi Ghani. KUCHING: Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd has landed contracts worth RM313 mln for onshore maintenance construction and…
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E-Sports Games next boost in state’s socio-economy

E-Sports Games next boost in state’s socio-economy

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Smart City
KUCHING: The E-Sports (Electronic Sports) Games may very well be a huge boost to Sarawak’s socio-economy in line with the state’s digital platform initiative.A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was yesterday signed between Sarawak E-sports Association (Sesa) and StartUpBorneo.MY (StartUp Borneo) on the sidelines of the Sarawak Career and Training Fair (SCAT Fair) 2019. Sesa president Afiq Fadhli Narawi said the initiative is to empower the StartUp Borneo and E-sports committee as an ongoing effort to inspire the community, especially the youths of Sarawak who need exposure to the digital world. “This move is in line with the state government initiatives to speed up the state’s development plan via digital economic transformation and the involvement of the youths. “This collaboration, as an ongoing process, could draw the interest of the public…
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SEVEN SPACE AGENCIES PRESENTED SPACE SPIN-OFF POTENTIALS

SEVEN SPACE AGENCIES PRESENTED SPACE SPIN-OFF POTENTIALS

Aviation and Aerospace, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Smart City
27 FEBRUARY 2019 Master students and others got an extraordinary insight into how advanced space technologies can provide innovative strong solutions and new business on Earth, through presentations by seven world-leading space agencies at the International Space University last week. Organised by ESA, the 2019 annual meeting of the Space Agencies Technology Transfer Officers (SATTO) group was hosted by the International Space University (ISU) in Strasbourg. The President of ISU Juan de Dalmau opened the day with a warm welcoming note highlighting the importance of technology transfer and innovation from the space sector to our societies and the importance of a international, intercultural and interdisciplinary perspective to optimize the benefits. This was followed by officers from JAXA, ESA, NASA, CNES, CSA, ASI and ISA presenting insight and exchanged knowledge and…
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Sarawak to have more Centexs — Abang Johari

Sarawak to have more Centexs — Abang Johari

Industry 4.0, Sarawak, Smart City
Abang Johari scoops some broth for his laksa dish during a break. BETONG: The Sarawak government is in the process of setting up more Centre of Technical Excellence Sarawak (Centexs) in the state. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg told a press conference after officiating at the soft opening of the Betong Centexs yesterday that the new centres would be in Lundu, Lawas and Dalat, besides Kuching and Betong. He said the establishment of the new centres is necessary to produce more technicians trained in various fields relevant to the emerging industries. The Betong Centexs in particular, he added, is collaborating with Chinese telecommunication and digital technology giant Huawei to develop technologies to be used in smart agriculture. “Betong, which is in the Sadok Agropolitan area, has tremendous…
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New cargo complex to be built soon

New cargo complex to be built soon

Aviation and Aerospace, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Sarawak, Smart City
Dr Jerip (front row, third left) being briefed by Raya Airways East Malaysia manager Koruthu Thomas (front row, fourth left) during his visit to its warehouse at the cargo terminal. KUCHING: A new cargo complex will soon be established here to replace the present cargo terminal which is currently at overcapacity. Assistant Minister of Transportation Datuk Dr Jerip Susil said a 43-acre land near Kuching International Airport (KIA) has been identified by Malaysia Airports Berhad (MAB) for the new complex which is expected to have better facilities. “The facilities at the current 35-year-old cargo terminal is outdated and less than satisfactory. This hampers the growth of cargo movement in terms of import and export. “Seeing that the volume of cargo has increased over the years, we need better facilities and…
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Application for German Malaysian Institute now open

Application for German Malaysian Institute now open

Industry 4.0, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
Are you SPM 2018 graduates? 🙋🙋‍♂! Waaaaaaay too many choices huh ?  🤦‍♀🤦                                                                                                           Which 1 should you choose?  🤷🤷‍♂ 👉 GMI ✅ :- ✔ 27 years in German Engineering Technology and we are MARA IPMa! ✔ GMI graduates are preferred by many industries (88% employability) 🤝🏻 ✔ Your main gateway to Germany (216 UAS to choose from) 🇩🇪 ✔ Ready MARA convertible loans (B40&M40) & apply it now before you register💯 ✔ Not only the only college with…
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PM: Fate of Malaysia Airlines to be decided ‘soon’

PM: Fate of Malaysia Airlines to be decided ‘soon’

Aviation and Aerospace, Industry 4.0, Smart City
Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian government is considering whether to shut, sell or refinance national carrier Malaysia Airlines (MAB), says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. The government was studying options for the national carrier, and a decision should be made ‘soon’, Dr Mahathir said when asked about analysts’ suggestions that the airline be shut down or spun off. “It is a very serious matter to shut down the airline,” he told a news conference at parliament yesterday. “We will, nevertheless, be studying and investigating as to whether we should shut it down or we should sell it off or we should refinance it. All these things are open for the government to decide.” The airline has been trying to transform its operations and return to profitability…
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Malaysia suspends Boeing 737 MAX 8 operations with immediate effect

Malaysia suspends Boeing 737 MAX 8 operations with immediate effect

Aviation and Aerospace, Industry 4.0, Smart City
File photo shows Boeing 737 MAX aircraft parked at a Boeing production facility in Renton, Washington.  KUALA LUMPUR: The Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) has suspended the operations of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft flying into and out, as well as transiting in Malaysia effective immediately until further notice. This is in the wake of two fatal crashes involving the aircraft in less than five months, its chief executive officer, Ahmad Nizar Zolfakar said yesterday. CAAM also clarified that no Malaysian carriers were operating the Boeing 737 MAX 8. Malaysia joins countries such as Singapore, China, Indonesia and Australia, which have also suspended the operations of the Boeing 737 Max, following the crash of Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX plane en-route to Nairobi from Addis Ababa, killing all 157…
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