Entrepreneurs

Foreign regulation, competition deter local SMEs from going abroad

Malaysian small businesses are falling behind the global average when it comes to participating in international trade, says an ACCA report
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Can someone knock Tencent, Alibaba off their perch?

By HARJEEV SINGH KANDHARI
As Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Tencent Holdings Ltd approach their 20th birthdays, will they be dislodged by the new ...

UK utility chief seeks to bridge industry’s gender pay gap

Green Network hasn’t achieved parity on gender pay, but closer than others in the industry with the mean hourly rate 10% lower for women than for men
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Dive expo generates RM7.5m sales

by TMR
Close to RM7.5 million sales were generated at the three-day Malaysia International Dive Expo ( MIDE) 2018 held in Kuala Lumpur in May. The ...

Selangor International Business Summit returns to tap Asean market

A RECENT United Nations report on the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2018 highlighted that global economic growth in 2017 was estimated to ...

How MNCs make a difference to SMEs

How do MNCs make a difference to SMEs? Do they actually help SMEs or zap the juices out of the smaller businesses in places they venture forth?
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Quantifeed

Quantifeed raises RM40m Series B funding from Cathay Financial, Legg Mason

By TMR
Quantifeed, a Hong Kong-based business-to-business (B2B) robo-advice provider, has closed US$10 million (RM40 million) in a Series B funding ...

PTP-LPJ Tijaran Ramadhan spreads goodwill once again

By TMR
Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP) and Lembaga Pelabuhan Johor (LPJ) continue to spread the spirit of goodwill and bring joy to the local ...
Kontena Nasional Berhad

KNB offers end-to-end halal logistics services

Its halal logistics services involve managing material and information flow throughout supply chain in accordance with Shariah law
By HABHAJAN SINGH ...

Fashion start-up Le Tote lays off one-third of corporate staff

San Francisco • Fashion rental service Le Tote is laying off about one-third of its corporate workforce as it tries to eke out a profit in the increasingly ...

Stuck in the middle of digital transformation

ON RETURNING home from an overseas trip, I had the pleasure of being driven by Vijay, a cabbie whom I have known many a year.
Before too long, the ...

Real-time retail payments platform a potential game changer

The services can transform all mobile phones into mobile wallets, emerging as a lifestyle solution for the wider public
By HABHAJAN ...