Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Let’s face the facts! Insurance is a very important aspect in any business, especially for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). We often ask ourselves; is insurance really necessary? Will it come off as an unnecessary expense which my business cannot afford Well, the answer is YES, insurance is necessary and...

A Comeback to Remember

In January 2021, Singaporeans bid farewell to household name. Robinsons, the iconic 162-year-old department store, had shut it's doors to its flagship store in the city-state for the last time. The department store had announced on 30 October 2020 the closure of its last two outlets, saying the decision...
TNB extends support for Malaysia’s economic recovery Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) has introduced the TNB Reskilling Malaysia initiative as part of its strategy to support the country’s economic recovery from the widespread socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. TNB Reskilling Malaysia is being implemented to benefit both businesses and the rakyat...
‘Digitalisation’ may sound like a big word to many SMEs. Over the last few years, it has been the latest buzzword in the media, emphasising how businesses need to ‘digitalise or risk being displaced’. However, that has not convinced many SME owners, who are still uncertain about the benefits of...
Operational technology (OT)* networks, which control equipment in critical infrastructure such as utilities and manufacturing assembly lines, have been traditionally air gapped / separate from information technology (IT) networks, which control data in all organizations. In recent years, compelling innovations in IT such as artificial intelligence (AI) and big...
By Kawal Preet Crafting a seamless, frictionless retail experience is a complex undertaking for most small business operators. Online sales are booming in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) and the region accounted for 64% of global e-commerce revenues in 2020. With more consumers spending online, never has there...
Kaspersky, one of the world's leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, is excited to share that it was rated 4.6 out  of 5 by customers, with 94 percent willing to recommend the Kaspersky Security Awareness portfolio, including  Kaspersky Automated Security Awareness Platform, to their peers. Out of 11 companies that...
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us that the internet is not just a convenient lifestyle enhancement for those who can afford it. Rather, it has become vital for everyday activities. In many cases, it is the only way that business continuity can happen. Work from anywhere is not just...
With growing competition in the market, F&B establishments are coming under pressure to stand out in an ever more competitive market. Increasingly, many restaurants and bars are turning to dining experiences to draw customers, rather than solely relying on good food. The social experience of eating out has as much...

A New Year’s to Purchase!

Malaysia's MCO 2.0 returned a month before the coming Chinese New Year, marking another indefinite period of lockdown. While Malaysians have to find other means to celebrate, how does this affect their purchasing behaviour? Social media analytics service, Wisesight, offers some insight on the matter based on their own...
CARI, which is focused on ASEAN Research and Advocacy, in partnership with ASEAN Business Club hosted a webinar under its flagship Invest ASEAN series on ‘Italian Industry Expertise in Malaysia’. The session featured keynote speaker Dato’ Azman Mahmud, Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA); His Excellency...
Good entrepreneurs will realise that logistics is an important part of a business’ day-to-day running. Logistics involves everything from acquisition from wholesalers and suppliers to manufacturing, storage and delivery to customers. It can be said to be the lifeblood of the economy – carrying oxygen from organ to organ. With the...

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