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Strengthening and promoting institutional resilience for national resilience

By Jason Loh, Strengthening and promoting institutional resilience is key to ensuring national resilience especially as the nation continuously...

A strategic case for Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia merger

By Ameen Kamal & Sofea Azahar, One contributing factor for Malaysia Airlines Berhad’s (MAB) struggles was competition from the...

Navigating the maze of post-Covid-19 cyber threats

By Dato’ TS Dr. Haji Amirudin Bin Abdul Wahab, Chief Executive Officer of CyberSecurity Malaysia Today’s world is beset by new...

IT lessons we have learned from 2020

By Rajesh Ganesan, Vice President at ManageEngine To the relief of many of us, it appears as if we're...

Data-driven approach is essential in Malaysia’s public policy making

By Amanda Yeo Although the federal government has a plan to amend the Statistics Act 1965 (Revised 1989) to...

Monitoring procedures to assess effectiveness, efficiency and capability of online education

By Farhan Kamarulzaman, Research Assistant at EMIR Research As the Covid-19 pandemic is driving strong demand for the new...

Striking a balance in protecting personal data

In February this year, The Data Protection Commission under the then Pakatan Harapan led government issued a  public consultation paper to seek...

Cloud and AI technology for evolving consumer experience and driving smarter retail in Malaysia

By Catherine Lian, Managing Director of IBM Malaysia Everywhere in the world, the retail sector is under tremendous pressure...

Manulife IM: Potential implications of the US presidential election on Asian fixed income

In this investment note, Endre Pedersen, Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, Asia (ex-Japan) and Murray Collis, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, Asia (ex-Japan), analyse...

Crop insurance to boost yields, efficiencies and stay competitive

By Afifah Suhaimi While Budget 2021 appears to be a windfall for farmers, more strategies could be thought of...

Fintech as driver of SME digitalisation – continuing to drive the momentum

By Jason Loh Financial technology or fintech is not only the new kid on the block, but a pivotal...

Bridging generational gaps with intuitive technology

By Loh Kai Zhi, SEA Regional Senior Marketing Manager, TikTok Technology is being adopted at a much faster pace...

E-pedagogy: Stimulating the physical learning experience using EdTech

By Khoo Hung Chuan, Director - Education Transform and Development, Lenovo Central Asia Pacific Schools across the Asia Pacific...

Wedding industry players need to be nimble and adapt to new norms

By Jamari Mohtar & Tam Mei Si, One consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic is that people have to cancel...

Time for MAS and unions to look beyond bailouts

By Ameen Kamal, Malaysia Airlines Berhad (or MAB, but still commonly referred to as MAS) has undergone several bailouts...

Resolving digital poverty in Sabah is the way forward

By Amanda Yeo, Despite the recent signing of the Regional and Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) with Asean Plus Three,...

SMB Data Breach: Honesty Best Policy

What do you do when your business has experienced a cyber attack, do you alert the authorities or specialist or do you...

6 Factors to Consider When Investing in eCommerce

The shopping habits of consumers have significantly changed in the last few years. From brand discovery to product research down to the...

Replace EPF withdrawals with long-term sustainable measures

By Sofea Azahar Research Analyst at EMIR Research A huge relief would have been felt by many who are...

RCEP to add greater value to transhipment, fulfilment and e-commerce operations

By Joachim Sebastian (CEO & Founder of Everpeaks), In today’s world, commerce is moving towards a borderless experience. It...