More incentives in store for sustainable palm oil
KUALA LUMPUR: The government is ready to dish out additional incentives to encourage oil palm planters to embrace the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification, which is aimed at boosting the crop’s profile in the global market. &l...
Bumiputera SMEs urged to join GEB programme
MELAKA (June 11): Bumiputera small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have been urged to join the Galakan Eksport Bumiputera (GEB) programme to enable them to expand into global markets. SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp) chief executive officer Noor ...
Matrade: More countries seek out Malaysia’s halal expertise
KUALA LUMPUR: More countries are looking to learn from Malaysia’s expertise in the halal industry, especially in terms of certification, as well as the ecosystem, says Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade). Chief executiv...
Malaysian Durian Finds Easy Access to China Through Alibaba
In its push to support farmers and small businesses in Malaysia, Alibaba Group is helping local suppliers bring frozen whole Musang King durians to China through its platforms for the first time, the company said. Chinese consumers on Tmall, Aliba...
AirAsia aims to expand e-commerce beyond selling plane tickets
KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia Group Bhd., Southeast Asia’s largest budget carrier, wants to sell more than cheap flight tickets. AirAsia is talking to potential partners to build an e-commerce app that it wants to see overtake the size of ...