Banks to continue assume enhanced role to support transformation
KUALA LUMPUR, March 28 — As Malaysia moves into high value-added and high-income economy, the banking sector will continue to assume an enhanced role to support the transformation, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM). As such, ongoing and future...
AXA Affin, Peoplender offer SMEs insurance protection, alternative funding
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): To address the issues of lack of business protection and capital constraints among small and medium enterprises (SMEs), AXA Affin General Insurance Bhd (AAGI) has teamed up with Peoplender Sdn Bhd, which operates a peer-...
Continuous learning for SME executives
SMALL business executives who took part in the AmBank BizRACE gained a new perspective in managing their operations, allowing them to bring the business further. The top 15 finalists in the programme recently completed two, out of four, executive ...
Malaysia urges tech startups to give it a second look
WHEN it comes to tech startup hubs in South-East Asia, entrepreneurs sometimes look past Malaysia to the lure of Singapore’s vibrant financial centre or Indonesia’s attractiveness as the region’s largest economy. They shouldn&rsq...
Economy successful despite uncertainties, says Johari
KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — The country’s economy is successful despite recent economic uncertainties, said Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani. He said despite the economic unpredictability, the country has managed to a...