Boost for local traders
KUCHING: The government is planning to set up a free trade zone (FTZ) near the Kuching International Airport (KIA) to give a boost to the commerce industry. In disclosing this yesterday, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said th...
Funding scheme a boon for rural entrepreneurs
THE Rural and Regional Development Ministry has set aside RM15 million to empower rural Bumiputeras to venture into entrepreneurship under the Rural Economic Funding Scheme (SPED Nano). Its minister, Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob, said this...
Mida urges SMEs to participate in MNCs supply chains
Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) said developing opportunities for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to participate in the multinational corporations (MNCs) supply chains has been an ongoing effort, especially in the infrastructure...
How is Lazada helping SMEs become e-commerce winners?
THE e-commerce market in Malaysia is growing at a rapid rate, as both government and private sectors continue to heavily invest in the digital economy. These efforts are all in line with the Digital Free Trade Zone(DTFZ), a cooperation betwee...
Stockyard @ Borneo744 to open during GREAT Kuching 2018
KUCHING: Stockyard @ Borneo744, a new creative and hipster eatery, will make its debut during the second edition of GREAT Kuching 2018 on April 14 to 15. The latest addition to Borneo744 is styled in retro industrial concept and promises a va...