Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is Malaysia’s largest institution of higher learning in terms of size and population. It has experienced phenomenal growth since its inception in 1956 and it is still growing.
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), the second oldest university in Malaysia, is known for its special approach to higher education where students can reach a high degree of specialisation by combining subjects.
Asia Pacific Flight Training (APFT), Malaysia’s leading training centers for cadet pilots, is expanding its services to provide its students with a wider range of career opportunities in the aviation industry.
Sarawak-based ICT companies can serve the needs of potential Middle Eastern investors better than the major global players from West Malaysia, according to the head of the state’s pioneering software solutions firm, Comserv.
Internet use in Malaysia grew 40 per cent in the first half of 2011. And with vast potential for online penetration in Sarawak, investors are being encouraged to become involved in one of the globe’s greatest internet growth areas.
Sarawak’s economy has been built largely on timber, palm oil and oil and gas. However, the government is placing greater importance on technology. A number of early birds have already made a mark in Sarawak, setting up a solid base for future growth.