Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Indonesia plans 4-mile sea bridge near Singapore

Indonesia plans to start building its longest sea bridge next year to connect two islands near Singapore and boost growth and trade with the...

Brisbane receiving $112 million boost from MICE events

Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner has announced Brisbane will receive an economic boost of over $112 million through new business events set to take place...

Malaysia to Review Regulations for Start-up Growth

The Malaysian government has begun reviewing regulations to ensure sustained support for the growth of entrepreneurs and start-ups in the economy. Minister of Entrepreneur...

Hong Kong competing for talent, capital and start-ups with regional hubs

The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corp is on track to achieve its goal of attracting the first batch of research institutes to...

Toyota forms chip venture with Denso amid shift to self-driving cars

Toyota Motor Corp and auto-parts maker Denso Corp said they have agreed to set up a joint venture to develop next-generation automotive semiconductors as...

AXA Launches SME Challenge to Empower Entrepreneurs to Take Control

AXA Affin General Insurance Berhad (AXA) launched AXA #TakeControl SME Challenge 2019 at SME Corporation Malaysia, Tuesday. The event was graced by the presence...

Business sentiment in Malaysia optimistic

Business sentiment among Malaysian firms moderately optimistic in Q3 2019 Business sentiments among Malaysian companies has rebounded slightly after falling in Q2 2019. According to...

Editor’s Picks: 8 July 2019

Loan approvals in May soar 13 per cent after OPR cut Chinese companies invest in 422 projects in Malaysia Malaysia leads Taiwan´s halal...

Generation Z still prefers shopping in stores

The youngest adult consumers still prefer shopping in stores over using their laptops, Instagram feeds or Amazon’s Alexa, according to a recent Morning Consult...

Editor’s Picks: 5 July 2019

No job cuts in Malaysia Airlines MoF grants three-year extension for CGC to manage TPUB-i Penang gets approval for man-made islands with 72...

National Entrepreneurship Policy Set to be a Game Changer for Malaysian Entrepreneurs

DKN2030 to be 'real game-changer' for Malaysian entrepreneurs The Ministry of Entrepreneur Development is set to launch the National Entrepreneurship Policy 2030 (DKN2030) on July...

ASEAN Mentorship for Entrepreneurs Network

The ASEAN Mentorship for Entrepreneurs Network (AMEN) – a flagship programme of the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC) is partnering with BAC Education to...