Posts Tagged ‘business’

Winning in a world of ecosystems

Traditional companies are facing an unprecedented threat to the way they do business. Many are losing ground because they don’t have the digital ...

Bill passed to tax digital businesses

by DASHVEENJIT KAUR
The government will impose a 6% service tax on digital businesses beginning Jan 1, 2020, with the Service Tax (Amendment) Act 2019 ...

Tycoons get India court reprieve on RM228b of bad debt

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • Indian tycoons whose companies have fallen behind on loan repayments can breathe a bit easier now. The nation’s top court on ...

Affin Bank set to ramp up SME and commercial business

This year, the bank hopes to be ‘on par or better’ than most competitor banks in terms of speed of approving loans
By HABHAJAN SINGH / Pic By ISMAIL ...

Business sentiment declines for 3rd straight quarter

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Business sentiment among Malaysian firms continues to decline for the third consecutive quarter going ...

China’s economy shows more signs of recovery

BEIJING • China’s economy is showing further signs of recovery after months of slowdown, though downward pressures still persist.
That’s according to ...

Shell makes aggressive move into UK retail power market

Shell plans to become the world’s biggest power company within 15 years
LONDON • Royal Dutch Shell plc took a step forward in its aim to become the ...

China has a lot of financial opening up to do, says central bank

BEIJING • The level of openness of China’s financial markets to the rest of the world isn’t high, so there’s a lot of room for further opening, according ...

Optimism and caution for investors over a ‘new’ Malaysia

By NG MIN SHEN & MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
As Malaysia Baru closes in on its one-year anniversary, the commitment of reforms resonates ...

Malaysia business confidence softens in 1Q19

By BERNAMA / Pic By TMR File
Malaysia’s business confidence in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19) softens with the confidence indicator easing -2.2% ...

BizClub vital to AmBank’s long-term plan for SMEs

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
AmBank Group’s business community platform, BizClub, remains as a part of the company’s long-term plan, ...

China plan to integrate Macau, Hong Kong skirts tough questions

Govt to turn the area into 
a leading global innovation hub, boost infrastructure connectivity and strengthen Hong Kong’s position
HONG KONG • China’s ...