A block of typefeces arranged for a print-set is being tended to by a Royal Presss staff. 1455: Johannes Gutenberg prints 200 copies of the Gutenberg Bible, heralding the beginning of the print era. 1816: Earl Stanhope invents the iron hand press. This letterpress, incorporating a combination of levers, doubles the print area and reduces … Read moreTimeline: From Gutenberg To The Royal Press
eGovt direction charted through the 2011-2015 Public Sector ICT Strategic Plan. Mobile a key part of plan. The Malaysia Administrative, Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (Mampu) in the Prime Minister’s Department is responsible for spearheading the eGovt initiative since 1996. The goal is to transform government services online and increase productivity specifically towards a paperless … Read moreRankings useful to measure progress, says Mampu
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Ee Soon Wei going through the type library in the back room of the Royal Press. At The Royal Press, every letter and word carries weight. One Saturday afternoon, I asked Ah Chan, the typeface composer at The Royal Press, to design and print for me a business card using the letterpress printing process. … Read moreHow To Make Your Name Card
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