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2014
  • Awarded the supply and installation of 86 CCTV cameras in Seberang Perai by City Council of Seberang Perai (MPSP). Contract value RM9.85 million. Contract duration 1st April 2014 to 23th June 2019.
  • Awarded the phase II project for the supply and installation of 93 CCTV cameras in Penang Island by City Council of Penang (MPPP). Contract value RM5.40 million. Contract duration 8th April 2014 to 28th July 2019.
  • Awarded contract for supply of additional 4 million of new raw MyKad with 100% polycarbonate material, new security features, OS and chip by the Government. Contract value RM72 million. Contract duration from 1st January 2014 to 30th June 2014. Supplied 1.3 million of new raw MyKad for RM23.4 million contract value from 1st January 2014 to 31st March 2014. To supply the remaining 2.7 million of new raw MyKad for RM48.6 million contract value from 1st April 2014 to 30th June 2014.
  • Awarded contract for supply of additional 10 million of new raw MyKad with 100% polycarbonate material, new security features, OS and chip and for supply of 10 million of MyKad consumables by the Government. Contract value RM220.2 million. Contract duration from 1st July 2014 to 30th June 2016.
  • Has entered into a Sub-Contracting Services Agreement with International Marketing & Net Resources Sdn Bhd (“IMAN”) as the exclusive sole sub-contractor for the Indonesia Foreign Worker or Tenaga Kerja Indonesia (“TKI”) Project.
  • Has entered into a Strategic Collaboration Agreement with Realm Energy Sdn Bhd (RESB) for the purpose to manage and implement the Future BPL Project, the MCMC Project, the JSR Project and other future projects. The Government of Malaysia through the Public Private Ownership Unit (“UKAS”) has approved a grant amounting to RM100 million to RESB.
2013
  • Implementation of new Passport Polycarbonate Datapage and personalisation system nationwide.
  • Winner of the Eminent category in the Golden Eagle Award 2013 (Malaysia 100 excellent enterprises).
  • Awarded the supply and installation of 80 CCTV cameras in Penang Island by City Council of Penang (MPPP). Contract value RM5.79 million. Contract duration 16th October 2013 to 24th December 2018.
2012
  • Datasonic Technologies secured the 2nd phase of OKU project by the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development for the provision of the enhancement of SMOKU system for Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development. The duration of the contract is from 3 January 2012 to 2 January 2013.
  • Datasonic Technologies secured a contract from Immigration Department of Malaysia to supply new passport polycarbonate datapage laser engraving personalisation equipment to the Immigration Department of Malaysia. The duration of the contract is from 1 February 2013 to 31 January 2018.
  • Datasonic Technologies secured the contract from Immigration Department of Malaysia to supply consumables for the existing passport printers. The duration of the contract is from 1 May 2012 to 28 February 2013.
  • Datasonic Smart Solutions was granted the MSC status by MDEC.
2011
  • Datasonic Corporation through Dibena Enterprise was awarded the contract by NRD for the supply of centralised and decentralised MyKad issuance system for NRD headquarters and 14 NRD branches nationwide. The duration of the contract is from 1 May 2011 to 30 April 2013(“Decentralised Printing Project”).
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by NRD for the provision of maintenance support and maintenances services for the DC9000 Central Issuance machines for NRD. The duration of the contract is from 1 July 2011 to 31 December 2011.
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia for the provision of maintenance services to the data center and helpdesk system in the Immigration Department of Malaysia. The duration of the contract is from 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2013.
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia for the provision of maintenance services of the existing passport printers, software and application system for the production of passports. The duration of the contract is from 1 August 2011 to 31 July 2012.
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract from the NRD for the supply of 4 million of new raw MyKad with 100% polycarbonate material, new security features, OS and chips to NRD. The duration of the contract is from 1 January 2012 to 31 December 2013.
2010
  • Enterprise 50 Award 2010 bestowed to Datasonic Technologies by Small and Medium Enterprise (“SME”) Corp Malaysia in recognition for its outstanding achievement amongst Malaysia SME.
  • Datasonic Smart Solutions’ R&D unit has successfully developed the chip OS for supply of new MyKad (new chip with new OS and new full polycarbonate card structure) for the NRD.
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by PTPTN for the provision of systems solution, hardware and software as well as the implementation of call centre services for the management of higher education fund inquiries and other related matters.
2009
  • Datasonic Corporation was awarded a 2-year contract from Genting Malaysia Berhad to supply consumables and technical support and maintenance services for all its desktop printing system and solutions.
2008 – 2010
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development for the provision of system design, development, installation, supplying and printing of all OKU cards to the disabled group throughout Malaysia.
2008
  • Datasonic Corporation secured 3-year contracts from two major financial institutions to set-up the in-house and outsourcing personalisation centre for the production of EMV compliant credit cards for Malaysia.
2007-2010
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by the Prime Minister’s Department for development, supply, installation and commissioning, training and technical support services for ‘System Pemantauan Aduan Agensi Awam’ (“iSPAAA”) for BPA system of Prime Minister’s Department.
2007
  • Datasonic Corporation set-up a new RPS centre in Petaling Jaya Highway Centre with increased production capacity to meet current and future demands for financial card issuance. The new personalisation centre was certified by Visa International, MasterCard International, Proton World International, and Malaysian Electronic Payment System Sdn Bhd for its strict adherence to the international security standards for financial card issuance.
2005 – 2007
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by the Prime Minister’s Department for provision of support and maintenance services for BPA system or the BPA system of Prime Minister’s Department.
2004
  • Datasonic Smart Solutions was incorporated in Malaysia under the Act.
2003 – 2005
  • Datasonic Corporation was appointed as the exclusive sub-contractor to Dibena Enterprise in the national roll-out of the GMPC MyKad project, MyKid project and MyPR (Permanent Resident) project for the NRD.
2003 – 2004
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded a contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia for supply of Foreign Worker Card Printing system to Immigration Department of Malaysia.
2003
  • Datasonic Corporation cooperated with Bank Simpanan Nasional to set-up the RPS centre for the production of PMPC, ATM cards, EMV chip-based credit cards, and other related services to local and foreign financial institutions. The RPS centre was certified by Visa International and MasterCard International for its strict adherence to international security standards for financial card issuance services.
  • Golden Bull Award was bestowed to Datasonic Corporation in 2003 to recognise and honour the Company as one of Malaysia’s 100 outstanding SMEs.
2002 – 2003
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia for expansion of Visa and Pass system to other local branches of Immigration Department of Malaysia.
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded the contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia for expansion of Visa and Pass system to other overseas branches of Immigration Department of Malaysia.

 

2001 – 2003
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded a contract by Prime Minister’s Department for provision of BPA system.
2001
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded a contract by Heitech Padu Berhad for upgrading of Visa and Pass Central system for Immigration Department of Malaysia.
1999 – 2003
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded a contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia to supply consumables and provide maintenance services for Foreign Worker Card Printing system.
1999
  • Datasonic Corporation became the sole sub-contractor to Dibena Enterprise in the GMPC pilot project for the NRD.
1998 – 2001
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded another contract by Permodalan Nasional Berhad for modernisation and computerisation of Visa and Pass system for Immigration Department of Malaysia.
1997 -1999
  • Datasonic Corporation established its presence in the Malaysian card personalisation market by capturing a market share in the financial services sector in Malaysia.
  • Datasonic Technologies was awarded a contract by Immigration Department of Malaysia for the provision of computerisation hardware and software services for Visa and Pass system.
1991
  • Datacard Corporation acquires 49.00% of Datasonic Corporation, leading to the joint-venture partnership between the companies and was awarded distribution rights for Datacard® products and services in Malaysia.
  • Datasonic Technologies was incorporated in Malaysia under the Act.
1983
  • Datasonic Corporation started its business relationship with Datacard Corporation.
1980
  • Incorporated Datasonic Corporation in Malaysia under the Act.