The Small & Medium Enterprises Association Malaysia (SAMENTA) has expressed hope that Budget 2023, being the last budget before the next election, will pay attention to the plight of the one million micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the country. The association said in a statement yesterday that it...
The Small and Medium Enterprises Association of Malaysia (SAMENTA) has urged the government to establish a taskforce to tackle the significant disruptions in the job market and plan for the Future of Work, as Malaysians celebrate Labour Day. The job market has been severely disrupted by the Covid-19 pandemic and...
The Small and Medium Enterprises Association of Malaysia (SAMENTA) has again called for the Malaysian government to ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) “as soon as possible”. As the oldest SME association in the country, SAMENTA said it looks forward to working with the government, including...
Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad and SME Corporation Malaysia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding as a joint effort to assist MSMEs in adopting environment, social, and governance (ESG) practices through a combination of relevant financing and non-financing solutions. The MoU marks the commitment by both parties to continue working together...
The SME Trade Mission to Taiwan led by the Small and Medium Enterprises Association of Malaysia (SAMENTA) has secured a total of RM 58.6 million in potential business over a three-day period. The trade mission was also among the largest ever, with over 200 SMEs participating. Delegates comprised Malaysian SME...
The full statement from SAMENTA national president Datuk William Ng, regarding Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's scheduled meeting with p-hailing companies tomorrow (8 Aug) Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Transport Minister Anthony Loke are scheduled to meet p-hailing industry players on Tuesday. The primary agenda is to find...
The Madani Economy Framework will spur the economy and drive greater growth of the industry, including SMEs, said the Small and Medium Enterprises Association of Malaysia, or SAMENTA, Malaysia’s oldest and largest association of SMEs. Datuk William Ng, SAMENTA national president, said that the market has been lacklustre since the...
The Small and Medium Enterprises Association Malaysia (SAMENTA) is fortifying its presence in the central region with the official unveiling of SAMENTA Melaka on 3 July. SAMENTA Melaka was inaugurated by the state’s senior exco for investment, industry and entrepreneurship, Datuk Seri Ab Rauf Yusoh. Present to witness the occasion was...
The Small and Medium Enterprises Association (SAMENTA) has lauded the significant development for SMEs announced by the Minister of Human Resources, Steven Sim, as reported by sme.asia yesterday. Sim had announced the launch of the Internship Placement Matching Grant for SMEs and Start-ups (LiKES). This initiative is poised to revolutionise...
As part of Hong Leong Bank (HLB)'s ongoing Sustainable Roundtable series, the bank has organised an exclusive session with the Small and Medium Enterprises Association (SAMENTA) themed Sustainability Meets Strategy: Building Competitiveness with Green Supply Chain. The sustainability Roundtable is part of HLB’s continuous efforts to help SMEs gain knowledge to future-proof...
A group representing SMEs has expressed surprise over the proposal by National Recovery Council (MPN) chairman Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin for another round of moratorium to be given to struggling SMEs. The Small and Medium Enterprises Association Malaysia (SAMENTA) said another loan moratorium will only exacerbate the SMEs’ problems. On Saturday,...
Small and Medium Enterprises Association of Malaysia (SAMENTA) has congratulated Bank Negara Malaysia and the five successful applicants of the digital banking licenses. The five successful applicants are: A consortium of Boost Holdings Sdn Bhd and RHB Bank Bhd; A consortium led by GXS Bank Pte Ltd and Kuok Brothers Sdn...

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