Young Malaysian Entrepreneurs Told to Grab Opportunities Offered by Asean Business Community
KUALA LUMPUR: Young Malaysian entrepreneurs, especially those from small and medium enterprises (SMEs), have been urged to grasp the opportunities offered by the Asean business community and continue contributing towards the country's gross domes...
CGC Sees Steady Growth for SMEs With OPR Cut
KUALA LUMPUR: Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Bhd (CGC) expects continued steady growth for Malaysian Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), saying the recent Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) cut will positively impact business sentiment as it will re...
Maybank Foundation expands RISE scheme to Indonesia
JAKARTA: Maybank Foundation is expanding its Reach, Independence and Sustainable Entrepreneurship (RISE) programme to Indonesia with a pilot project set to take place in Jakarta. Chief executive officer Shahril Azuar Jimin said RISE, Maybank&rsq...
Many Not Claiming GST Refunds, says Customs
PETALING JAYA: Very few of the 350,000 registered small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) registered in the country have submitted applications for refunds of the Goods and Services Tax. Customs Department Director-General Datuk Seri Khazali Ahma...
Business Confidence in Malaysia Stabilises But Nervousness Remains
KUALA LUMPUR: The latest global survey from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) offers an early indication of how uncertainty will affect OECD economies, with business confidence sub...