Key highlights for entrepreneurs & startups in Malaysia

[This is a sponsored post with Sidec.] From November 19-21, the Selangor Smart City & Digital Economy Convention (SDEC) took place in the form of a hybrid event this year, hosted by the Selangor Information Technology & Digital Economy Corporation (Sidec). Lasting 3 days, the event kicked off with a full 2 days of panels … Read more

Malaysian startups using artificial intelligence solutions

[This is a sponsored article with Cyberview.] Earlier this year, the Cyberview Living Lab Accelerator (CLLA) pivoted from a Venture-Building Accelerator model to a Demand-Led Accelerator model, adapting to the pandemic’s impact. Note: Cyberview is a Tech Hub Developer, spearheading the development of Cyberjaya. This means CLLA now recruits and commercialises startups that can solve … Read more

37% of Startups Sail: Leadership Skills to Develop

Leadership requires mastery. Every area of society needs great leadership, and the essence of this is exemplified in businesses, politics, and religion as well. However, not everyone can take up leadership roles because it can be quite tough.  Leadership is the ability of a person to impact, coordinate, and lead other people or members of … Read more

Watch Mike Butcher Get Pitched by 150 Russian Startups during Web Summit

Web Summit has been one of the preferred events for tech startups to find support and advice from major investors and this edition will be no different. As Web Summit continues to draw closer, investors and startups are getting ready to take full advantage of one of the major business conferences in the world. Historically, … Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Radiopharmaceutical Startups

We recently received word that SpectronRx, a leading radiopharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO), has secured a U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Materials License for its new Indianapolis, IN headquarters. According to the report, the license expands SpectronRx’s roster of authorized nuclear pharmacists and authorized users. This is incredibly important, especially as SpectronRx continues … Read more

What Is an NFT? Ask Startups

Blockchain has spawned more than just a digital currency. It has also provided a profitable avenue for digital art to be sold. In the first half of 2021, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) garnered $2.5 billion in sales. That value is up exponentially from $13.7 million a year earlier. “EVERYDAYS: The First 5000 Days” was the first purely digital work of … Read more

Site for information on M’sian startups, VCs, grants, events

It’s not uncommon to find startups in a red ocean, filling a perceived gap in the local market while unaware of competitors already existing. At Vulcan Post, we sometimes come across pitches claiming a solution is the first of its kind, when we know full well it’s not. Early-stage venture capital (VC) firm 1337 Ventures … Read more

Are Hybrid Workplaces the Future of Startups?

Remote work existed before the COVID-19 pandemic, but it occupied a distant corner of the workplace discourse. When stopping the spread of disease became a national priority, a whopping 95% of office workers transitioned to working remotely at least part of the time. After an extended trial period, the results are in. 97% of workers now say they … Read more