Malaysia's next major export -- durian
KUALA LUMPUR: The stinky, spiky durian is set to become Malaysia's next major export as the Southeast Asian nation rushes to develop thousands of acres to cash in on unprecedented demand for the fruit from China. Once planted in family orchard...
Malaysia, Japan ink halal cooperation pact
TOKYO (Nov 26): Malaysia and Japan have signed a memorandum on halal cooperation to pave the way for more business opportunities in the halal industry between the two countries. The agreement was signed today by Entrepreneur Development Minister D...
Sabah contributes 4.5pc to exports
Kota Kinabalu: Sabah contributed 4.5 per cent to the country's total exports in 2017, with a 19 per cent growth to RM41.8 billion from RM34.9 billion in 2016. Sabah's trade in 2017 recorded an increase of 20 per cent to reach RM51.9 b...
Improve marketing of SME products, advises rep
KOTA SAMARAHAN: Entrepreneurs of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in rural Sarawak are advised to take advantage of technological advances to improve the marketing of their products. Sadong Jaya assemblyman Aidel Lariwoo who officiated on behal...
Set your sights on e-commerce, Wong urges young Sarawakians
KUCHING: Entrepreneurs in Sarawak, especially the young ones, should pay more attention to e-commerce. According to Minister of International Trade and e-commerce Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh, this segment of commerce, or online business, is a global tr...