Mahathir Hopes 5G Will Boost Wages, Productivity, Address Inequality
AT the launch of the 5G Malaysia Showcase on April 18, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, and Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo arrived in an autonomous car. It drove, steadily enough, to the entrance of the Komp...
Ambank partners CGC to provide RM30mil for start-ups
KUALA LUMPUR: AmBank (M) Berhad (“AmBank”) and Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (“CGC”) have entered a new strategic partnership to fulfil the financing needs of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). AmBank...
SME Corp Malaysia Makes Debut As VC In US$24 Mil Fund With RHL Ventures
In a first for Malaysia’s venture capital sector, SME Corp Malaysia, the key agency promoting and driving the SME sector, has decided to up its game and get directly involved in the growth of SMEs via equity investment as a venture capital comp...
MNCC organising conference to explain Industry 4.0, facilitate and fund SME adoption
KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Many small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the manufacturing sector outside the Klang Valley are facing difficulties in adapting to the Industry 4.0 (I4.0) as they remain heavily reliant on physical labour. With mos...
Scheme for women with HIV to start own business
KUALA LUMPUR: Women living with HIV can start their own business through the Malaysia AIDS Foundation-Berjaya (MAF) MyLady Assistance scheme. Berjaya Corporation Berhad executive director Nerine Tan said the initiative is to improve the affec...