Malaysia MDEC pilot freelance short-term work visa program to meet the needs of blockchain technical talent

According to The Star, The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is piloting a technology freelance short-term work visa program to meet the demand for blockchain technology talent. Norhizam Abdul Kadir, vice president of growth economic development at MDEC, explained that the company has submitted a proposal for a digital freelance project to the Immigration Department and the Ministry of the Interior to encourage foreign talent to enter Malaysia.