Entrepreneurs

Govt grants lifeline to young agropreneurs

The Young Agropreneur Programme aims to encourage the involvement of youths in entrepreneurial activities in the agricultural sector’s value chain
By ...

Applying engineering to fishing

From his travels to countries like Japan and the US, which are widely known as the ‘haven’ for anglers, Roob sees an untapped space in the local fishing ...

Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund/HSBC Jumpstarter 2020 Global Pitch competition

It aims at providing a platform for start-ups, entrepreneurs, corporate and investors
START-UPS influence virtually every area of our society and ...

Singapore’s Jungle Ventures is said to raise RM722.8m

SINGAPORE • Singapore’s Jungle Ventures has raised US$175 million (RM722.75 million) from investors including Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd for the first close ...

Volvariella mushroom farmers 
in Kulim generate good profits

By BERNAMA
With an initial capital of not more than RM50 for each 4.5m cultivation medium, Volvariella mushroom producers in Sungai Kob in Kulim, ...

AmBank bags National Occupational Safety and Health Excellence Award

By TMR
AmBank Group has shown leadership in the area of occupational safety and health (OSH) when it bagged an award at a recent national level event ...

Smartsel keeps an eye on Selangor citizens’ pain points

We are looking at how to help the state improve the availability, speed and affordability of digital ...

FreakOut acquires Spice Lab to target women in South-East Asia

Spice Lab is said to be the largest female-focused media firms operating in Thailand and Vietnam
by TMR / photo credit: www.fout.co.jp FreakOut, ...

A slow start to 2019 for manufacturing industry

by DASHVEENJIT KAUR / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
MALAYSIA’S manufacturing sector posted a sluggish start to 2019, with further reductions in ...

Plush Services turns unsold residential units into goldmine for developers

by BERNAMA / pic by MUHD AMIN  NAHARUL
WITH the overall property market remaining soft especially for upper-medium to luxury-priced ...

Merck KGaA partners start-up for scientific image-tagging software

V7 has created software called Graphotate that makes it easier and faster to annotate scientific imagers and videos
LONDON • Merck KGaA, the German ...

Exim Bank adopts handicapped baby elephant at NECC

The Kuala Gandah National Elephant Conservation Centre (NECC), located a mere two-hour drive from Kuala Lumpur, has received yet another boost from ...