MITeC Expresses Interest In StartUp Borneo

MITeC Expresses Interest In StartUp Borneo

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Smart City, StartUp Borneo Committee
StartUp Borneo is set to be the driver to promote startup culture in Sarawak and across Borneo Figure 1: StartUp Borneo is set to be the driver to promote startup culture in Sarawak and across Borneo. KUCHING, 9 APR: StartUp Borneo committees were invited to present on vision and initiatives of StartUp Borneo. Ministry of International Trade & eCommerce Sarawak (MITeC) upon recommendation from University Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) extended an invitation to StartUp Borneo to present to the State Government officials at Bangunan Baitulmakmur Medan Raya, Petra Jaya. The arrangement was done in order for MITeC to better understand the initiatives which StartUp Borneo has executed to benefit the local Sarawakians. The Sarawak State Government is supportive and looking forward to assist in the programme initiated by StartUp Borneo. On…
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MAI-Swinburne Research Scholarship Awards

MAI-Swinburne Research Scholarship Awards

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Renewable Energy, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City, StartUp Borneo Committee
MAI-Swinburne Research Scholarship Awards IN SUMMARY 7 recipients of the MAI-Swinburne Research Scholarship award The automotive research partnership between MAI and Swinburne aims to address the transport and mobility needs of the population in the ASEAN region Figure 1: Kuching, Sarawak is a vibrant city and very attractive location for many startups. KUCHING (7 July 2017): The Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI) - Swinburne Research Scholarship Awards was held yesterday at the Lecture Theatre. The 7 recipients of the scholarship were Robin Xavier Mowe, Jackson Wong Joon Shee, Abdul Qaiyum Aidil, Mohamad Izuan, Naresh Jeyapalan, Chai Poh Chun, and Michelle Kuek Shu Wun. The scholarship is awarded to candidates who are part of the Masters by Research program in conjunction with the collaborative research partnership between MAI and Swinburne that was…
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7 receive MAI-Swinburne Scholarship Awards

7 receive MAI-Swinburne Scholarship Awards

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City, StartUp Borneo Committee
7 receive MAI-Swinburne scholarship awards KUCHING (7 July 2017): Seven master degree students received the Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI)-Swinburne Automotive Research Scholarship Awards at Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus here yesterday. The recipients were Robin Xavier Mowe, Jackson Wong Shee, Abdul Qaiyum Alidin, Mohamad Izuan, Naresh Jayepalan, Chai Poh Chun and Michelle Kuek Shu Wun. Figure 1: Subic (second row, fifth left) in a group photo with the scholarship recipients, industry partners and others. The students were awarded stipend and waived tuition fees for a maximum of two years. They will be attached to the industry for the duration of the research to focus on issues and solutions. The scholarship awards were the result of MAI and Swinburne’s collaborative research partnership which also includes a joint Transport Innovation Centre…
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1st StartUp Borneo Pre-Pitching Hosted at International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak

1st StartUp Borneo Pre-Pitching Hosted at International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City, StartUp Borneo Committee
KUCHING (1 July 2018): On June 30th, StartUp Borneo held its first pre-pitching session of startups or a brief oral description of projects for investors. It is being set up as a startup community platform and a chance for startups to: Pitch new ideas and showcase innovative solution to specialists in Sarawak especially for digital technology applications. Receive constructive feedback from Ministry such as Ministry of International Trade and e-Commerce (MITeC), International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak (ICATS) as a Higher Education institution, industry players such as Digital Economy Hub and others. To match potential partners and obtain financing or matching grant for the participants of StartUp Borneo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2tabC3DhCM&t=29s Roselle's Kitchen by Nicholas Hon Read More https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U1qJpcwN_JU&t=13s Sempoi Study by Syahnas Putera Mohd Yaacob Read More StartUp Borneo invited startup founders…
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Serba Dinamik To Put Up Chlor-Alkali Plant In Tanzania

Serba Dinamik To Put Up Chlor-Alkali Plant In Tanzania

Entrepreneurs, General, Renewable Energy, StartUp Borneo Committee
Serba Dinamik to put up Chlor-Alkali plant in Tanzania KUALA LUMPUR (26 March 2018): Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd has finalised its joint venture (JV) to build a chlor-alkali plant in Tanzania, its first business entry into the African continent. Figure 1: A photo of Group Chief Executive Officer/Group Managing Director of Serba Dinamik, Dato Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah. Serba Dinamik, today, signed a shareholders' agreement with Junaco (T) Ltd to firm up the JV. The group's wholly-owned unit Serba Dinamik International Ltd (SDIL) entered into the agreement to form a strategic collaboration and govern the material aspects of the proposed JV, the conduct of the business and the management of the JV company, Sufini Holding Ltd. Sufini is a special purpose vehicle that will hold a 100 per cent…
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Serba Dinamik Buys Stake In Singapore’s Technology Firm For RM170.6m

Serba Dinamik Buys Stake In Singapore’s Technology Firm For RM170.6m

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, General, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Smart City, StartUp Borneo Committee
Serba Dinamik buys stake in Singapore's technology firm for RM170.6m  PETALING JAYA (13 April 2018): Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd continued on the acquisition trail with the purchase of a 24.84% stake in Singapore's technology firm CSE Global Ltd for S$57.67 million (RM170.57 million) cash. Figure 1: A group photo of Group Chief Executive Officer/Group Managing Director of Serba Dinamik, Dato Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah (second from right) and Chairman of StartUp Borneo, Abdul Qaiyum Alidin (third from right). CSE provides total integrated industrial automation, telecommunications and environmental solutions projects in US, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Serba Dinamik told the stock exchange that the acquisition is part of the group's overall strategy to expand its geographical footprint in the areas where CSE Global has presence, particularly the…
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A New Global Company From Sarawak, Serba Dinamik, Shared Its Success Story

A New Global Company From Sarawak, Serba Dinamik, Shared Its Success Story

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City, StartUp Borneo Committee
Serba Dinamik to explore innovation and promote startup culture with StartUp Borneo in Sarawak  Figure 1: Ikatan Graduan Melayu Sarawak's 24th anniversary dinner officiated by YBhg Dato’ Seri Fadillah Yusof. KUCHING (6 May 2018) – Serba Dinamik, the new global company from Sarawak, shared its success story during a dinner talk organised by the Ikatan Graduan Melayu Sarawak (IGMS) or Sarawak Malay Graduates Association at a leading hotel in Kuching. About 200 Malay graduates attended the talk by Dato’ Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah, the Chief Executive Officer of the company. Figure 2: The dinner attended by Dr. Shahren Ahmad Zaidi Adruce, Dato’ Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah,  YBhg Datu Dr. Hj Sanib bin Hj Said, YBhg Dato’ Seri Fadillah Yusof, YB Datuk Talib Zulpilip, Datuk Abdillah Abdul Rahim,…
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First Committee for StartUp Borneo Formed to Champion Startup Agenda in Sarawak

First Committee for StartUp Borneo Formed to Champion Startup Agenda in Sarawak

Community Initiative, Our Community, Sarawak, StartUp Borneo Committee
2018-2019 Committee meeting for StartUp Borneo conducted at RESONICS Global Sdn Bhd KUCHING, 6 JAN: Startup Borneo has officially launched its first committee of which consist of a combination of entrepreneurs, investors, financial advisors, industry players and engineers and website developer. Figure 1: From Left to Right: Mr. Kamarulzaman, Mr. Safiq, Mr. Hacm Henry and Mr. Effy. Figure 2: Sharing session by Mr. Cheng, sitting next to Mr. Effy. The Startup Borneo which is being founded by Mr. Abdul Qaiyum Alidin, the Founder and Chief Technical Officer of RESONICS Global Sdn. Bhd. which is providing conceptual design, engineering, consultation and technology product development. Its first committee members included Ms. Siti Dhamirah, Mdm. Ursla Unnie, Mr. Mohd Safiq Saibi, Mr. Hacm Henry, Mr. Kamarulzaman Suief, Mr. Mohd Nuriqwan and Mr. Effy…
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