Sabah’s industrial zones performing well
KOTA KINABALU: The industrial zones in Sabah had been performing well as of July this year, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Wilfred Madius Tangau. Madius, who is also the state’s Minister of Trade and Industry, said 663 companies had set up...
SME non-performing loans in Malaysia among world's highest
JOHOR BAHRU (Nov 13): Malaysia’s non-performing loans (NPLs) among small and medium enterprise (SME) entrepreneurs are among the world’s highest, said Entrepreneur Development Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan Yusof. As such, he said, t...
Third national car blueprint to be presented to PM in 2 weeks
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 12): The blueprint to drive the third national car project will be presented to the Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in two weeks and then submitted to the Cabinet for approval, said Entrepreneur Development Minister Datuk Ser...
Shipbuilding, ship repairing sector needs policy update
The shipbuilding and ship repairing (SBSR) industry policies must be adjusted according to the country’s digital adoption and the Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR4.0) incentives. Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Dr Ong Kian...
Association all for abolishing foreign worker agent service
JOHOR BARU: The Johor Indian Business Association (Jiba) welcomes the move by the government to abolish the service of agents in recruiting foreign workers soon. President P. Sivakumar said it was the right step for the Human Resources Ministry to...