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Microsoft and Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Launch APAC Leaders Digital Alliance

Microsoft and Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Launch APAC Leaders Digital Alliance

SINGAPORE, Dec. 1 (Korea Bizwire) - The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and Microsoft launched the APAC Leaders Digital Alliance today. Themed Digital for Growth: Harnessing the Power of Data for National Recovery, this first meeting included policymakers from Indonesia, South Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam [...]

Samsung Heavy Ties Up with Microsoft for Shipyard Digitalization

Samsung Heavy Ties Up with Microsoft for Shipyard Digitalization

SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Monday it has signed a deal with Microsoft Korea to cooperate on the digitalization of its shipyard. Samsung Heavy said it plans to build up a collaboration system among each shipbuilding sector in its shipyard by using cloud computing service Azure, artificial intelligence, group [...]

Samsung’s Lee Seeks Future Opportunities with U.S. Partners in Chips, Software

Samsung’s Lee Seeks Future Opportunities with U.S. Partners in Chips, Software

SEOUL, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong has met with the chiefs of Google and Microsoft to discuss future cooperation in chips, software and others, Samsung officials said Tuesday. The meetings earlier this week with Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella came as the world’s largest [...]

TES Wins 2021 Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher (MAR) Partner Award for Citizenship and Philanthropy

TES Wins 2021 Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher (MAR) Partner Award for Citizenship and Philanthropy

SINGAPORE, Oct. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Following growth in MAR citizenship license sales, TES has won the Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher (MAR) Partner Award for Citizenship & Philanthropy. The award recognizes TES as a MAR partner with positive year-on-year growth in MAR licenses, specifically in the citizenship segment. TES’s programs have helped to support philanthropy, charitable [...]

Microsoft Launches Code; Without Barriers Across Nine Countries in Asia Pacific

Microsoft Launches Code; Without Barriers Across Nine Countries in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE, Sept. 23 (Korea Bizwire) - Microsoft and 13 companies across nine Asia Pacific countries today launched Code; Without Barriers to help close the gender gap in the region’s fast-growing cloud, artificial intelligence (AI) and digital technology sectors. The program provides a platform to enable female developers, coders, and other technical talent to contribute towards inclusive economic [...]

LX Semicon Partners with Microsoft for 3D Sensing Solutions

LX Semicon Partners with Microsoft for 3D Sensing Solutions

SEOUL, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — LX Semicon Co., South Korea’s largest fabless semiconductor firm, said Wednesday it will collaborate with Microsoft Corp. to develop 3D sensing solutions. LX Semicon will take Microsoft’s 3D time-of-flight (ToF) sensing technology to develop solutions for Internet of Things (IoT), logistics and automobiles as the company joins the Microsoft [...]

Microsoft APAC Enabler Program Helps 110 PwDs in Six Countries Match to Roles Within the First Seven Months of Launch

Microsoft APAC Enabler Program Helps 110 PwDs in Six Countries Match to Roles Within the First Seven Months of Launch

SINGAPORE, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) - Since the launch of the Microsoft APAC Enabler program seven months ago, sixteen PwDs have secured full time roles, internships, mentorships[i], and training[ii] opportunities through the program, with more than 110 PwDs are currently being matched to 65 potential roles with Microsoft Partners. Sri Lanka joins Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, South [...]

Microsoft Announces Plans to Establish its First Datacenter Region in Malaysia as Part of “Bersama Malaysia” Initiative to Support Inclusive Economic growth

Microsoft Announces Plans to Establish its First Datacenter Region in Malaysia as Part of “Bersama Malaysia” Initiative to Support Inclusive Economic growth

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, April 22 (Korea Bizwire) - Microsoft Corp. today announced its “Bersama Malaysia” (Together with Malaysia) initiative, which marks a significant commitment to empowering Malaysia’s inclusive digital economy and advancing the nation’s digital transformation across the private and public sectors. As part of the plan, Microsoft will establish its first datacenter region in the [...]