KUCHING, Aug 28 (Bernama) -- The newly-launched Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Bumiputera Sarawak (TEGAS) Digital Innovation Hub, a platform which aims to attract, nurture, support and encourage talents to venture into digital entrepreneurship, would help boost the development of the state's digital economy.
Chief Minister, Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg, said the hub was just the first stage in supporting aspiring entrepreneurs and start-ups and it was one of the satellite initiatives centred around the Sarawak government's Digital Village.
"The Digital Village will consolidate and cement all the other initiatives by TEGAS Digital Innovation Hub, as well as other efforts by government and private sector to increase the rate and degree of success of digital startu-ups," he said in his speech during the launch the innovation hub here today.
Abang Johari said the Digital Village would be managed by a team of experts, mentors and coaches, and would have a complete ecosystem which would include a research outfit, venture capitalist management and technologists.
It would also include a business venture management team to help tip point start-ups to scale up their initiatives, he said.....
Source : Bernama