KUALA LUMPUR: Huawei will boost Malaysia’s digitization efforts as the Chinese telecom giant seeks to accelerate the country’s digital economy transformation by building the country into a regional digital hub.
The company unveiled its newly refurbished and upgraded Huawei Customer Solution Innovation Center (CSIC) as part of a commemoration ceremony celebrating its 20th anniversary since entering the Malaysian market, it said in a statement.
The center was designed as an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) hub and center of excellence to drive the industry’s open ecosystem and accelerate digital economy transformation in Malaysia.
Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob attended as the guest of honor, noting the efforts of Huawei to strengthen and accelerate Malaysia’s digital transformation in delivering his keynote address.
Ismail Sabri also thanked the company for employing local talents and creating opportunities for Malaysians to grow in the company while helping to promote digital inclusivity.
He thanked Huawei for its continued efforts in helping bridge the digital divide in the country by creating better connectivity, bringing together the country’s various communities.