Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Having an online presence is now just as important, if not even more important than having boots on the ground. COVID-19 has brought about border closures and widespread movement control orders, forcing companies to rethink operational expectations and norms. Those that fail to adapt quickly will likely see significant...
According to a new survey released, sentiments among Hong Kong SMEs are increasingly optimistic as the trade tension between US and China has appeared to have eased. The survey involved 813 Hong Kong based SMEs. Confidence among business owners for the second quarter rose 5.6 points to...
Exabytes Network Sdn Bhd (‘Exabytes’), Malaysia’s No.1 web hosting and cloud hosting provider,  today announces its partnership with US-based SiteLock LLC (‘SiteLock’) to offer website security scanning capability to local SMEs and online businesses. Established in Florida, SiteLock is a forerunning website security company with 600,000 customers worldwide and scans...
Malaysia jumped five notches to rank 24th (out of 50) on the Huawei Global Connectivity Index 2017 (GCI) released recently. The GCI 2017 is the fourth annual study that shows how countries are progressing with digital transformation based on 40 unique indicators that cover five technology enablers: broadband, data centers,...
Data released by eBay in the UK today showed that Millennials are splashing the cash on decorative knick-knacks and homeware to make the most of smaller rental spaces. eBay’s annual UK Retail Report reveals how Millennials are “spending in the present” – and what they’re buying. “As a nation,...
Singapore remains open for business even as it is in the midst of making a daunting transition from rapid expansion to a bout of slowed growthas its economy matures, according to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Speaking to some 300 business leaders at a dinner hosted by US Chamber of...
Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd today launched the much-awaited Canon EOS R mirrorless photography system in Malaysia. Priced at RM9,888 (body only), the EOS R is aimed at professionals and serious photography enthusiasts. The EOS R body was also launched alongside four dedicated RF lenses, three variants of RF...
Gross Output Value Of Manufacturing Sector Rises To RM1.14 tri The gross output value of Malaysia’s manufacturing sector rose to RM1.14 trillion in 2015 compared to RM836.5 billion in 2010, with 6.4 per cent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) value per annum. The Department of Statistics Malaysia said the gross...
Maybank & BIZSPHERE Brand and Marketing Group jointly presented a 4 days exclusive workshop on weekly basis for the month of March, with the theme of ‘Imparting Best Brand and Business Practices Into Your Organisation’, It was held at Maybank Innovation Centre Kuala Lumpur. Top Maybank SMEs customers, Malaysian...
Capital Market Measures in Budget 2019 Reinforce Role of New Technology in Driving a Dynamic Economy Budget 2019 has identified key priorities to support the transition of the Malaysian economy towards a more balanced, sustainable and inclusive growth. The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) welcomes these measures that will enable a...
Customised help for SMEs take the next leap in their transformation Businesses, including small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), will have more support to take the next leap in their transformation journey, with a slew of initiatives outlined by Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Chee Hong Tat in Parliament...
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), Iverson Associates and Cloudera today jointly announced that Sunway University, Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), have joined the Cloudera Academic Partnership (CAP) programme. CAP is designed to help academic institutions...