Tuesday, May 21, 2019

News Scan: 20 April 2018

1. Global economic confidence rebounds to highest level since 2009 despite trade war risks 2. Malaysia among 59 countries given visa-free access to Hainan...

News Snippets: 2 July 2018

Highlights: 13 ministers, 23 deputy ministers sworn in Malaysia remains a success story Death penalty under review Qantas and Hong Kong Airlines listed as...

Digital Transformation of Manufacturing to Add US$387 Billion to Asia Pacific’s GDP by 2021

Asia Pacific’s’ GDP stands to gain an extra US$387 billion by 2021 and grow by extra 1.0% annually if the region’s manufacturing sector embraces...

Editor’s Highlights: 15 August 2018

Highlights: PM says government will not compromise on corruption Fitch Affirms Malaysia at 'A-'; Outlook Stable MITI to review anti-dumping duties on HRC from...

News Picks: 18 September 2018

Highlights: Fintech important for SME growth Need to restructure economy for better paying jobs ICAEW: Malaysia’s GDP growth to moderate to 4.9% in 2018 ...

Adobe Announces Customer Experience Personalisation Suite

A majority of digitally mature companies are increasing their investments in personalization and optimization of customer experiences in order to stay competitive, according to...

FMM: 2019 Budget is a Comprehensive & Inclusive Budget in Resetting the Economy

The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) commends YB Minister of Finance and the Government for tabling an excellent maiden budget which is comprehensive, inclusive...

Newsdesk: 5 December 2018

Highlights: Employers must make SOCSO contributions for foreign workers from January Surveys shows all around lower salary increments and bonuses Investors see country's fundamentals...

Dateline: 29 January 2019

Highlights: Malaysia Launch Anti-Corruption Plan Women make up only 19 pct of board members in public listed companies Tourism Malaysia, MAHB team up to...

Newsdesk: 19 March 2019

Headlines: “Malaysia will be an Asian tiger again in three years” PM wants special court to hear corruption cases Government plans mid-year budget review,...

Small business logistics to become hyper-personalized

The biggest trend in logistics right now is arguably not artificial intelligence, blockchain or even visibility, it’s personalization – which is ushering in a...

Confidence Grows in Hong Kong as US-China Trade Tensions Abate

According to a new survey released, sentiments among Hong Kong SMEs are increasingly optimistic as the trade tension between US and China has appeared...