Sunday, November 18, 2018

RM741M Financing for SMEs

SME Bank plans to distribute a total of RM741mil worth of new loans to entrepreneurs. This is part of the bank’s ongoing engagement sessions with...

New Radio Station in Town

CITYPlus 92.5fm, operated by Cense Media Sdn Bhd, goes live! The Mandarin-based business and infotainment station holds a mission of helping local  SMEs and entrepreneurs...

AIAC Launches Design & Build Contracts

The Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) yesterday launched a suite of Design & Build Standard Form of Contracts, tailored for the Asian construction industry. The...

Significant growth for e-commerce sector

The e-commerce sector has contributed RM74.6 billion, or 6.1 per cent to the gross domestic product (GDP) in 2016. International Trade and Industry Deputy Minister,...

Standard Chartered plans to narrow gender pay gap

Standard Chartered announced its commitment towards gender parity, in conjunction with Labour Day. Through a set of initiatives, the bank has pledged to have...

Chief Secretary Advises Businesses and Government Alike to Embrace Disruption

Chief Secretary to the Government of Malaysia, YB Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa advised members of the business community, as well as government employees...

DHL Express welcomes the world’s first passenger-to-freighter Airbus A330-300

DHL Express has launched its first passenger-to-freighter Airbus A330-300 in Malaysia at its Penang Gateway. The company is also hoping to deploy at least three...

Tetra Pak: Paper Straws to Address Plastic Wastage Issue

Tetra Pak to develop paper straws for its portion-size carton packages Tetra Pak plans to launch the paper straw before the end of the year. This...

BlackBerry Launches KEY2 Smartphone in Malaysia

The BlackBerry KEY2 smartphone has debuted in Malaysia, as the successor to last year's KEYone model. Featuring an improved physical keyboard, a suite of...

Furniture Industry Records RM2.6mil in Sales

SMEs recorded a total of RM901,200 in sales at the Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2018 (MIFF) and Export Furniture Exhibition 2018 (EFE). Meanwhile manufacturers...

ALAX to Drive Mobile Gaming in Asia

Mobile games platform ALAX raises US$3.8 million for its plan to drive mobile gaming development in the region. The fund was raised from its token-based...

Indonesian Banks Likely to See More than 12pc Growth in 2018

Indonesian banks will see “more than 12 per cent” loan growth in 2018 thanks to a recovering global economy and a pick-up in commodity...