KUALA LUMPUR, 8 March 2019 – Salam Web Technologies MY Sdn. Bhd. (Salam Web Technologies) and University of Malaya (UM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 27 February 2019. The signing ceremony was facilitated by the Managing Director of Salam Web Technologies, Puan Hajjah Hasni Zarina Mohamed Khan and the Dean of Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology of UM, Professor Dr. Abrizah Abdullah.
SalamWeb invested a sum of RM250,000 for the one-year joint research and development projects with UM and the partnership is designed to foster, create, enhance and maintain an ethical online ecosystem that is aligned with Shari’ah principles. The partnership will also provide opportunities for promising talents to further explore what can be expected from the industry with the Talent Development Programmes catering in the field of Islamic Digital Economy.
Hasni Zarina, Managing Director, Salam Web Technologies said, “The world is at an exciting inflexion point where the Internet has made the world a global village that connects communities around the world and giving everyone a voice. With present and unknown predicaments that the internet could offer, most of us who spend majority of our time on the internet crave for more meaningful and trustworthy platforms online. The signing of this MoU between our two institutions today symbolizes a partnership which we believe will lead to greater synergies, that will mutually benefit and enhance the value for both UM and SalamWeb Technologies in the near future. We believe that UM will be the most potent University partners that will assist us in delivering a safer internet browsing experience to the users out there.”
Apart from the partnership, SalamWeb Technologies ventured into different form of activities in order to inculcate and strengthening their effort towards providing a reliable digital services. SalamWeb Industrial Attachment Professional (SIAP) programme – aimed in providing a platform that will provide opportunities for the lecturers to broaden their experiences and keep abreast with the latest technological advancement.
About SalamWeb Technologies MY Sdn. Bhd.
SalamWeb Technologies MY Sdn. Bhd (SalamWeb Technologies) is an Islamic based Internet suite of services – SalamWeb Browser, SalamChat, SalamProtect and SalamSadaqah. The company provides access to a safe and positive online experience by blocking harmful content and ensures enhanced privacy while browsing what matters. SalamWeb Browser is the world's first shariah compliant browser endorsed by Amanie Group and the International Shariah Supervisory Board, in conformity with Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation's (MDEC) Islamic Digital Economy Mi'yar.
For more information, please visit www.salamweb.com.
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