PwC identifies high growth areas
KUALA LUMPUR: High-tech manufacturing, consumer goods and infrastructure are three areas of potential high growth in the next few years, said PwC Growth Markets Centre leader and partner David Wijeratne. Expected growth in the high-tech manuf...
Govt urged to relax rules on foreign workers
KUALA LUMPUR: The government has been urged to relax rules related to foreign workers recruitment, in order to stop more small and medium enterprises (SMEs) from winding up. According to Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Indian Chamber of Commerce and Ind...
Universal Robots looks for opportunities created by Malaysia’s Industry4WRD program
Universal Robots, a collaborative robots maker, has identified Malaysia as a key growth market in line with the country’s increased focus on automation and robotics, as outlined in its national policy on Industry 4.0, called “Industry4WRD...
Thought Leaders Speak Up About Industry 4.0
Muhundhan Kamarapullai, the Deputy Director of Digital Adoption Ecosystem at Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), believes that the adoption of Industry 4.0 nationwide is not something that government alone can do, but rather has to...
Eight local women celebrities launch mentorship for single mothers
KUALA LUMPUR: In conjunction with the month of Ramadan, a group of eight Malaysian women celebrities have launched a special programme to mentor single mothers. Known as “Celepets” for “celebrities with pet projects”, the w...