Thursday, January 24, 2019

Economists say too early to institute budget review

Economists in general say it is too early to institute any budget review given the fact that crude oil prices still remain uncertain at...

Big jump in growth prospects of P2P financing in 2019

Malaysia’s peer-to-peer (P2P) financing industry is expected to continue thriving with an anticipated 300% growth to RM300 million in 2019 (2018: RM100 million), according...

MEF & MTUC wants more time on SOCSO coverage for foreign workers

Employers are asking for guidance and leniency as they prepare to provide 1.8 million foreign workers with Social Security Organisation (Socso) coverage starting 1...

Newsdesk: 20 December 2018

Highlights: 31 in Langkawi quit UMNO en masse Bill to abolish death penalty to be tabled at next Dewan Rakyat sitting Malaysia draws RM139.3...

Forcepoint Reveals Cybersecurity Predictions for 2019

Cyber experts and research teams warn of risks to critical infrastructure and national intelligence, threats to biometric identification and over-reliance on AI in cybersecurity Global...

Newsdesk: 18 December 2018

Highlights: World Bank revises Malaysia’s 2019 GDP growth to 4.7% SME Corp and Huawei Whitepaper propose ways to help SME uncover their full digital...

Newsdesk: 17 December 2018

Highlights: Nurul Izzah quits as PKR vice president SME Corp. spent RM217.33 mln on tech- related programmes in 2018 CIDB adds electrical courses to...

Newsdesk: 14 December 2018

Highlights: Calls for fresh polls in UMNO as exodus continues PKR closes its door to ex-UMNO leaders IMF projects Malaysia's 2018 real GDP growth...

Newsdesk: 12 December 2018

Highlights: Sabah UMNO crippled as entire committee, almost all division chiefs quit party IATA cautiously optimistic about airline performance in 2019 New national automotive...

Newsdesk: 11 December 2019

Highlights: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, Arul Kanda to face charges over 1MDB audit report Malaysia prudent in approving FDI from China to avoid...

Singapore SMEs, large corporates want Open Banking

Most AsiaPac Banks Plan to Offer Open Banking Services to Commercial Customers, with Many Expecting Double-Digit Revenue Growth as a Result, Accenture Research Finds Most...

Newsdesk: 7 December 2018

Highlights: New PTPTN repayment scheme postponed Moody´s affirms A3 rating, maintains stable outlook on Malaysia MITI optimistic of Malaysia's exports surpassing 5% growth target ...