GEORGE TOWN, Jan 2 (Bernama) -- Penang has become the first state in Malaysia to launch a facial recognition system capable of detecting faces of criminals through closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras, in a bid to improve public safety in the state.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 30 (Bernama) -- Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd has introduced a mobile application (app) called SnapNPay, for users to contribute to Sadaqa House, a social finance initiative that was launched by the bank early this year.

they would not feel they have covered all areas by just completing the course but must acquire knowledge continuously in line with the progress of technology.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 26 (Bernama) – Malaysia’s aviation industry had a fairly ‘stable’ 2018 with  airlines showing greater efficiency in operations but overall growth has been slowing down as the industry heads towards a matured phase.

By Azlee Nor Mahmud

KUALA LUMPUR -- Bright prospects await the information and communications technology (ICT) industry in 2018 and 2019 as it looks forward to an anticipated leap, amid a renewed focus from the country’s new leadership.

According to the National ICT Association of Malaysia (PIKOM), the ICT industry has made remarkable progress and quadrupled in value since 2007, and would welcome any changes that further boost it.

Meanwhile, the value of the ICT contribution to the gross domestic product (ICT-GDP) and e-commerce of non-ICT industries, which has been used as a benchmark in measuring the performance of the industry, has been on the uptrend.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 20 (Bernama) -- Facebook Stories sharing will exceed News Feed sharing by 2019 as estimated by Facebook, showing a material shift in audience dynamics that may impact brands’ campaign strategies.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 18 (Bernama) -- YouCam Makeup platform and suite of virtual apps have been honoured with the 2018 International Innovation Award, presented by Enterprise Asia - a non-governmental entrepreneur organisation that hosts the annual regional awards.