Alibaba sets up first ‘netpreneur training’ programme outside China in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17 — Malaysia has been chosen by the Alibaba Business School as the first country outside China for its “Netpreneur Training” programme. The school — set up by Alibaba founder and one of the world’s ...
DNA CEO Conference 2019: SMEs Slow to Adopt Digital Technology, More Needs to be Done
If The country of Malaysia were a car, then Small and Medium Enterprises or SMEs are the engine that drives the nation forward. This was the view shared by A.T. Kearney partner Nikolai Dobberstein (pic) when he presented his keynote &l...
Over 18,000 merchants using FPX for online payments
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 16): Over 18,000 online merchants in Malaysia, including the top 10 e-commerce retailers and platforms, are offering their customers the convenience of online payment using the financial process exchange (FPX) payment gateway. Pa...
Most SMEs unaware of Islamic financing options
Many still have misconception option is only for Muslims and continue to go with conventional financing, Bank Negara survey shows PETALING JAYA: A recent survey conducted by Bank Negara Malaysia revealed that almost 60% of small and medi...
SMEs: It’s tough to maintain sales, profit margins
PETALING JAYA: Maintaining sales and profit margins are the primary concerns faced by the small and medium enterprises (SMEs), according to a recent nationwide survey by CTOS on its SME customers. CTOS Data Systems group CEO Dennis Martin sai...