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Malaysia's economy has evolved to one based on manufacturing and industry. The MSC Malaysia, formerly called the Multimedia Super Corridor, was established to drive the government's Vision 2020 which aims to develop a knowledge-based society framework to transform the country into a modern state by the year 2020.

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A visit to Low Yat Plaza, Kuala Lumpur's shady electronics mall

Low Yat Plaza is a seven-story, 500+ retailer electronics mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is regarded as "IT heaven" and a place for outstanding bargains where haggling is the norm. Low Yat is also a buyer-beware marketplace. It's not out of the ordinary to walk out with defective goods and in 2006 the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs raided Low Yat Plaza, confiscating more than 27,000 copies of pirated computer software and movies. While in town for the Hack in The Box Security Conference, we paid a visit to this amazing electronics bazaar.

October 10, 2012 by

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Packet One to help steer TD-LTE development

Malaysian broadband provider will join the Global TD-LTE Initiative's steering committee to help promote the wireless technology as a major standard in the mobile broadband space.

September 5, 2012 by Kevin Kwang

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RIM touts MDM to Asia's developed markets

Region's mature markets boast strong smartphone uptake so Canadian phonemaker hopes this, and ongoing bring-your-own-device trend, will boost its mobile device management business, exec says.

July 20, 2012 by Ellyne Phneah

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