Cyber resilience in the Internet economy

In just October itself I was involved in two major cybersecurity related events.First I was in Singapore for the ASEAN Ministerial Conference on Cybersecurity during its Singapore International Cyber Week. Last week, CyberSecurity Malaysia, our very own national cybersecurity specialist agency, held its annual highly anticipated Cyber Security Malaysia Awards, Conference and Exhibition event. I … Continue reading Cyber resilience in the Internet economy

Standards as an investment for SMEs

This year, we celebrated the 47th World Standards Day on 14th October.The first World Standards Day was celebrated in 1970 and 46 years later, where we are today, I believe the celebration has had a positive impact on our local entrepreneurs as well as Malaysian consumers.Last Sunday Jabatan Standard Malaysia, an agency under the purview … Continue reading Standards as an investment for SMEs

Green growth for our cities

Nanning is known as the "Green City of China" A FORTNIGHT ago I was in Nanning, China, for the 4th Forum on China-Asean Technology Transfer and Collaborative Innovation. “ Welcome to the Green City of China” – I was greeted with this slogan upon my arrival in Nanning. Situated in southern China, this capital of … Continue reading Green growth for our cities