BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  Are We Ready For A National Digital Identity?

Are We Ready For A National Digital Identity?

Dr. Lau Cher Han, Chief Data Scientist, LEAD

22-Oct-21 07:45

Are We Ready For A National Digital Identity?

Home Minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin this week said that the government will implement a National Digital Identity system by 2024. The National Digital Identity roll-out is part of the government’s ambitious MyDigital Blueprint launched earlier this year, with the aim of ensuring flexible and secure online transactions as well as reducing administrative costs while delivering more efficient services. Is Malaysia ready to go digital on this front? We discuss the challenges with data scientist Dr. Lau Cher Han.

Image Credit: Shutterstock.com

Produced by: Shazana Mokhtar

Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar, Philip See, Khoo Hsu Chuang


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  Digital identityMalaysiaMyKADBlueprintDigitalPandemicOnlineGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingEconomy, MarketsTechnology news, reviewsPolitics, News, Current Affairs


Business
Life

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now :

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

BBC World Service

11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

Background, Frame, Platform; Nazmi Anuar, author, Background, Frame, Platform

1:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

PR Can Be Seen And Heard, But How Can It Be Measured?; Jeremiah Rodrigues, Client Service Manager, Malaysia

1:30 PM

Raise Your Game (REPEAT)

The Power of Image Branding; Elizabeth Hor, Elizabeth Image Branding

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Review - The Harder They Fall

2:30 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Review - Jai Bhim

3:00 PM

GGWP (REPEAT)

Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy - Definitively The Worst?; Jonathan Leo, Content Director, Kakuchopurei.com

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops

6:00 PM

Wavelength (REPEAT)

7:00 PM

Take Five (REPEAT)

9:00 PM

The Flow (REPEAT)