Friday, April 19, 2019

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...

Funding Societies raises RM100M in Series B Funding

Southeast Asia’s largest P2P lending platform completes largest funding round in Southeast Asia. Leading peer-to-peer (P2P) financing platform in Malaysia, Funding Societies, has raised RM100 million...

Grab Collaborates with Maybank to Accelerate Cashless Adoption

The strategic partnership aims to drive GrabPay's acceptance and usage In the coming weeks, Grab will launch its GrabPay mobile wallet in beta. And, Grab consumers...

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...

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...

Fundaztic Targets to Finance 500 SMEs

Fundaztic, a P2P financing platform in Malaysia, reached an important milestone: having served 100 SMEs. The young company is now targeting to serve 500...

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...

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...

Funding Societies Launches Financing App

Peer-to-peer (P2P) financing platform Funding Societies has launched the FS Bolt app Funding Societies is offering fast and collateral-free working capital financing for SMEs through...

Fuji Xerox Launches SME-targeted Line of Printers

Fuji Xerox announced the launch of the new ApeosPort-VII/DocuCentre-VII Color series, designed to simplify document printing operations for SMEs. With the concept of “Smart...

DHL to invest RM11 million in Johor facility

DHL Express will invest RM11 million to construct the Southern Malaysia Gateway in Johor. The gateway will be purpose-built to meet the growing demands...

Alibaba Launches First Southeast Asian Office in Malaysia

Alibaba Group executive chairman Jack Ma has launched the group's first office in Southeast Asia here at The Vertical, Bangsar South, marking a new...