Friday, September 21, 2018

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: 19 September 2018

Highlights: MACC arrests Najib over 1MDB case SC Liberalises Framework for Retail Investment in Corporate Bond and Sukuk Market Cabinet agrees to lower voting...

SMEs registered real GDP growth of 7.2% in 2017

SMEs contributed RM435.1 billion in year 2017, recording a higher real GDP growth of 7.2% (2016: 5.2%). As a result, GDP contribution of SMEs...

News Picks: 20 September 2018

Highlights: Najib granted RM3.5mil bail after being slapped with 25 new charges Family businesses in Malaysia least confident of future-readiness British Biotech Firm Launches...

Editor’s Highlights: 29 August 2018

Highlights: Two Committee to be set up to reduce fiscal deficit Malaysia-Singapore economic relationship is good Conclusion for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership in sight ...

News Snippets: 24 July 2018

Highlights: Malaysia registers lower net DIA outflow of RM24.9 bln in 2017 Malaysia's FDI records slightly lower net inflow of RM41 bln in 2017 ...

Malaysian Small Businesses Dithery to Go Global

Malaysian small businesses are falling behind the global average when it comes to participating in international trade, with almost a third (29%) not participating...

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 ...

Editor’s Highlights: 17 August 2018

Mahathir to open new chapter in Malaysia-China ties RAM Ratings expects Malaysia´s growth to hold up at 4.9 pct Economists stay confident with...

New diagnostic tools to help women entrepreneurs succeed

At the 9th annual Dell Women Entrepreneur Network Summit (DWEN) in Toronto, Dell is unveiling new diagnostic tools for local governments and policymakers to...

Editor’s Highlights: 27 August 2018

Highlights: MITI: New digital possibilities can lead the way for the Halal Industry JAKIM expects 10 per cent increase in halal exports ASEAN Economic...

News Snippets: 26 July 2018

Highlights: Government to boost SME participation in DFTZ RHB partners ABSS, PayNet to offer SMEs Zero-cost Payment Platform Prolonged US-China trade war will impact...