MENDAKI Holdings Pte Ltd (MHPL), Yayasan MENDAKI's economic arm is partnering with National Computer Systems (NCS) to pursue e-commerce solutions.
With NCS' expertise in web-hosting and facilitating internet-based businesses, services provided under the Yayasan MENDAKI's umbrella will progressively take advantage of the e-commerce medium. At the same time and more significant still, Malay/Muslim companies can now immediately sign-up and take advantage of e-commerce.
Mr Ameerali Jumabhoy, Chairman of MHPL, said, "On the part of Yayasan MENDAKI and its subsidiaries including MENDAKI Holdings, we are eager to play our part by pushing our community along the path charted out by the government".
In a Memorandum of Understanding signed today, MENDAKI will be able to package NCS' Consumer Connect e-commerce solution as part of its package of products and services to the Malay/Muslim businesses. The MHPL-NCS strategy will enable even the small Malay / Muslim businesses to take advantage of real e-commerce facilities on a cost-effective basis.
Through this venture, NCS maintains its commitment in providing business-to-business e-commerce solutions to the region. "It is exciting that NCS may tailor its solutions to the needs of Malay/Muslim businesses and the general community alike in a way that would bring about competitive advantages for the Malay/Muslim companies worldwide," said Mr Lee Kwok Cheong, Chief Executive Officer, NCS.
The Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony was graced by Mr. Abdullah Tarmugi, Minister for Community Development and Chairman of Yayasan MENDAKI. The event was graced by Mr Abdullah Tarmugi, Minister for Community Development, also Minister in-charge of Muslim Affairs and Chairman of MENDAKI's Board of Directors.
About Yayasan MENDAKI
Yayasan MENDAKI is the pioneer self-help group which aims to nurture a dynamic, vibrant, educationally excellent, socially and economically developed Malay/Muslim community in multi-racial Singapore. Formed in 1982, its scope of activities include Programmes aimed at enhancing the educational, social and economic standing of the community. Every year, thousands of Malays uslims benefit from MENDAKI's Programmes. Last year alone, the number of recipients exceeded 58,000. For more information on MENDAKI, please visit our Web site at http://www.mendaki.org.sg
About National Computer Systems
National Computer Systems Pte Ltd (NCS), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Singapore Telecom Group, is a leading IT service provider in Singapore. NCS serves the needs of both the public and private sectors in Singapore, as well as the region. Its core competencies in information infrastructure development, systems integration, enterprise knowledge management, internet commerce and IT outsourcing services are focused on these niche industries and business sectors: Government, Healthcare & Education; Construction, Transportation & Manufacturing; Justice & Security; Telecommunications industry; and Financial Services. With more than 1900 trained and experienced IT professionals in the region, NCS is well positioned to deliver projects of any size and scale. For more information on NCS, please visit our Web site at http://www.ncs.com.sg.
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