Malaysia

Work Visa program for blockchain techies

Malaysia Initiates Work Visa Program For Blockchain Geeks

Malaysia is launching a work visa program for blockchain techies. This program will acknowledge the tech demands for blockchain-based talens. The blockchain body Nem Foundation and job marketplace Jobbatical co-launched this program. Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is supervising the tech sector. It is a government organization.  This work visa program intends to provide stay rights […]

New Crypto-Exchanges in Malaysia

Securities Commission Registers 3 New Crypto-Exchanges in Malaysia

The Securities Commission (SC) has registered three new crypto-exchanges in Malaysia. It goes by the name Luno Malaysia, Sinergy Technologies, and Tokenize Technology. This is to establish and operate digital asset exchanges(DAX) in Malaysia. The three new recognized market operators (RMAs) are given 9 months to comply with all the country’s regulatory requirements. The operators […]

Malaysian State Plans to Implement Blockchain in Food and Agricultural Products Supply Chain

Malaysian State Plans to Implement Blockchain in Food and Agricultural Products Supply Chain

The Malaysian State of Penang has announced its plans to implement blockchain technology in supply chain management of food and agricultural products. However, no specific details about time or any type collaborations has been revealed yet. The Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industries of Malaysia is assertive that implementation of the technology will reduce the operational costs and improve the overall security by eliminating middlemen.

Pakistani Firm Selects Alipay to Introduce Blockchain-based Remittance Service

Pakistani Firm Selects Alipay to Introduce Blockchain-based Remittance Service

Alibaba has announced that a Pakistani financial firm has selected Alipay to introduce a blockchain-based remittance service in Pakistan. As reported, this is a first of its kind service in the country that is expected to cut down transaction costs and enable users track their remittances at every step.

Malaysia’s Education Ministry to Tackle Degree Duplicacy using Blockchain

Malaysia’s Education Ministry to Tackle Degree Duplicacy using Blockchain

Malaysia’s Ministry of Education (MoE) has decided to curb the degree duplicity and fraud issues using Blockchain, as Tweeted by MoE on November 8. The main motive behind this idea is to maintain the integrity and quality of education offered by Malaysian Universities to its students.