Angkasa-X partners with Silkwave and with the support of Bank of Asia aims to develop Penang as ASEAN’s regional space technology ecosystem hub


PENANG, MALAYSIA – Media OutReach – 11 August 2021 – The Angkasa-X Group of Companies (Angkasa-X) has announced plans to transform Penang into a regional space technology ecosystem hub to further foster local innovation, technology transfer while also enabling jobs and opportunities throughout Malaysia.



SILKWAVE, a member of SILKWAVE Holdings and its affiliate CMMB Vision Holdings Limited, is the world’s first dedicated mobile multimedia infotainment and application provider that combines mobile satellite broadcasting with terrestrial cellular connectivity via Converged™ technology to deliver high-quality, low-cost, live, and on-demand multimedia and data services. It has a Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) satellite platform over Asia and developed end-to-end ecosystem support. CMMB Vision is a Hong Kong main board listed company and a digital multimedia and satellite service and application provider holding 20% stake of SILKWAVE and is its de facto management. For more information on the company, please visit .