The Malaysia Tech Entrepreneur Programme (MTEP) is an initiative by the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) and the Government of Malaysia. The initiative’s goal is to attract tech talents and aspiring entrepreneurs from around the globe to Malaysia to set up their startup and expand their business to the ASEAN region.

Strategically located in the heart of the ASEAN region, Malaysia is at the center of connecting businesses to a regional market of more than 625 million people, and growing.

Entrepreneurs currently based in Malaysia can apply for MTEP, which takes as soon as 6 weeks to issue a pass from the initial date of application. Entrepreneurs will be able to utilise MTEP as a platform to bring talents in to the country in order to further expand their businesses.