Digitisation, e-commerce to build global brand names the new norm, says Deputy Miti Minister
PETALING JAYA: Local companies should capitalise on digitisation and e-commerce to build a global brand name in the “new normal", says International Trade and Industry (Miti) Deputy Minister Datuk Lim Ban Hong (pic). “The Covid-19...
MATRADE aims to widen scope of market development grant
KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) is proposing to widen the scope of its market development grant (MDG) to be in line with the current trend and needs. Director of transformation and digital trade...
E-wallet adoption on the rise during MCO
THE use of cashless payments and adoption of e-wallets have seen a sharp uptake during the Movement Control Order (MCO) implemented to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. Malaysians have become noticeably receptive towards going cashless with an increa...
Petrol dealers need help restocking
PETROL dealers are seeking government help to buy fuel stock in order to cope with rising demand as motorists start driving again. Petrol stations, which saw revenue dropped 90% during the Movement Control Order (MCO) as there were restrictions fo...
Business organisations welcome move to set up Jico
JOHOR BARU: Johor-based business organisations lauded the decision by the state government to set up the Johor Investment Co (Jico) in Singapore. Johor Indian Business Association president P. Sivakumar said the setting up of Jico was a move in th...