19 Oct '15, 11am

Budget 2016: PIKOM wish list for ICT Sector...

With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Act 2014 coming into effect 1st April this year, the average prices of computers and related items increased, resulting in an estimated up to 30% drop in demand. The impact is compounded by the weakening of the ringgit which has seen its value plunge by around 30% against the US Dollar and other major currencies. GST implementation has also affected ICT adoption among the a) SME sector, and b) Rural and Underprivileged communities.

Full article: http://www.malaysianwireless.com/2015/10/budget-2016-piko...

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Budget Uncertainty Dampens Promising Procurement

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defensenews.com 18 Oct '15, 2pm

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USAF Budget: Hardest Choices Yet to Come

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defensenews.com 20 Oct '15, 5pm

The Air Force budget went about $10 billion over projected budget caps imposed by the Budget Control Act (BCA), and came w...

Army Drone Wish List: Lighter, Deadlier, Survivable

Army Drone Wish List: Lighter, Deadlier, Surviv...

defensenews.com 13 Oct '15, 9pm

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