‘Crowd Funding’ Helps Community Projects

‘Crowd Funding’ Helps Community Projects

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Sarawak, Smart City
‘Crowd funding’ helps community projects KUCHING (30 October 2015): Most of us have heard of ‘crowd funding’ as a way to source for money to fund a cause, project or product. Names like ‘Kickstarter’ or ‘Indiegogo’ are well known although the focus is usually outside Malaysia and you need a lot of ringgit make it to the lowest pledge. Borrowing the concept from another non-local outfit called ‘Detroit Soup’, a local community of youths called ‘The Champions’ started their own version called ‘Sup4good’, an event that played out at The Granary recently. Like its inspiration, Sup4good invites proposals from members of the public who have a great idea, initiative or project that can help the community. Four finalists are shortlisted and given four minutes to pitch the idea to a…
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UNIMAS and RESONICS Cooperation in Developing Smart City and Industry 4.0

UNIMAS and RESONICS Cooperation in Developing Smart City and Industry 4.0

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
UNIMAS and RESONICS Cooperation in Developing Smart City and Industry 4.0 Figure 1: Najib is accompanied by Awang Tengah and Musa witnessed the exchange of MoU between UNIMAS and Resonics Consultancy. Nov 22, 2017, KUCHING: In conjunction with the 13th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF), Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) and RESONICS Consultancy have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in developing Smart City and Industry 4.0 on 21st November 2017. The Memorandum of Understanding between UNIMAS and RESONICS Consultancy were witnessed by Dato' Sri Mohd Najib Tun Haji Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia together with Datuk Amar Haji Awang Tengah bin Ali Hassan, Deputy Chief Minister of Sarawak, Dato' Seri Idris Jusoh, Minister of Higher Education and Tun Musa Hitam, Chairman of the WIEF Foundation at 2.00 pm…
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