Friday, December 6, 2019

Malaysia Edges Closer to Top 10 in World Bank’s Doing Business Report

The World Bank Doing Business 2020 Report ranks Malaysia at 12th position amongst 190 economies worldwide, a further improvement from 15th position the previous...

Editor’s Pick: 29 October 2019

RM92 billion investments in manufacturing, services and primary sectors approved in 1H2019 Technical committee to meet on proposed for amendments to Labour Laws ...

Malaysia must improve in three indicators to climb doing business ranking

The World Bank, which released its Doing Business 2020 study today, revealed three indicators for Malaysia to improve that could help lift the country's...

Malaysia is Poised to be a Startup Haven

As of late, there has been a lot of doom and gloom in Malaysian media regarding how successful startups from Malaysia are looking to...

Muslim women travellers drive a global travel market worth US$80billion

 Twenty-eight percent of Muslim women journeys last year were solo travels, indicative of a growing younger demographic willing to experience the world, according to...

KL’s New Financial, Business and Innovation Hub Opens

Exchange 106 opens for business as heart of Kuala Lumpur’s new financial and innovation hub is confident of up to 1.3 million square feet...

Singapore’s Semiconductor and Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Lead in Industry 4.0

The Singapore Economic Development Board has published findings from its first Smart Industry Readiness Index (SIRI) Manufacturing Transformation Insights Report 2019, highlighting manufacturers in...

Securities Commission Malaysia’s Annual Fintech Conference Returns

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) is hosting the sixth edition of its SCxSC Fintech Conference to scale up the local fintech industry, which has...

84% of Malaysia SMEs Affected by Cyber Incidents in Past Year

  67% of SMEs believe that large corporations are more at risk of cyberattacks than small businesses 41% believe that employees are neglecting their...

Celcom Business Suite Drives SMEs Growth with Comprehensive Solutions

On 17 October 2019, Celcom Axiata Berhad launched its ‘Celcom Business Suite’ for retail, providing comprehensive and one-stop digital communication and operational solutions specially...

SMEs to Benefit from Malaysia’s First Pilot Blockchain Letter-of-Credit Transaction

HSBC hits another blockchain milestone in the successful execution of the first-ever live pilot blockchain Letter-of-Credit (LC) transaction in Malaysia. The transaction involved the...

SAMENTA: Give staff choice to get paid for cutting maternity leave short

Give staff choice to get paid for cutting maternity leave short, suggest SME firms The Small and Medium Enterprises Association Malaysia (Samenta) said today it...