Saturday, March 23, 2019

SME sector looking to consolidate positions and increase efficiency

A recent nationwide survey by CTOS of their SME customers has shown that maintaining sales and profit margins are the primary concerns for the...

New platform to strengthen SMEs in Singapore

New 99%SME platform retailers to access new markets and business insights, last-mile delivery options and stronger customer engagement features The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA),...

Dateline: 10 January 2019

Highlights: Moody's sees increased fiscal challenges in Malaysia Government to review policies to widen wireless tech Malaysia air passenger traffic growth to rebound in...

Dateline: 9 January 2019

Highlights: IATA expects global passenger demand up 6 per cent in 2019 Malaysia-China relations not expected to be affected by WSJ claims IRB expects...

Dateline: 8 January 2019

Highlights: Malaysia, Singapore seek to ease tensions over disputes Government will look into WSJ's China claims Malaysia to send protest letters to France, Norway...

Dateline: 7 January 2019

Highlights: Special meeting to choose new King on January 24 EPF reduces minimum contribution for employees above age 60 to 4 per cent Ministry...

Business confidence in H1 2019 drops to lowest level

Greater concerns over the weak economic landscape has dragged down optimism among corporate and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to the lowest level since...

Dateline: 4 January 2019

Highlights: Petroleum prices go down from midnight, dealers claim will lose up to RM40m China confirms US trade talks in Beijing next week Chang’e...

Designated smoking areas in the pipeline

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dzulkefly Ahmad has assured the public that designated smoking areas will be provided in the future after a nationwide smoking...

Newsdesk: 27 December 2018

Highlights: MIHAS 2019 to attract biggest number of exhibitors Proton X70 gets 200-300 bookings per day Proton, Perodua to drive SUV sales in Malaysia...

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...