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PropTech and the pandemic

By Adrian Un, CEO, SkyBridge International Digitisation and PropTech (property technology) have been buzzwords in recent years, but following...

Empower local agility to unlock new business models post-Covid-19

By Scott Hensarling, Senior Client Partner and Tobjorn Karlsson, Senior Client Partner, Korn Ferry, 2020 has challenged many assumptions...

Don’t despair, targeted repayment assistance is available

By Azaddin Ngah Tasir, CEO of AKPK (Agensi Kaunseling & Pengurusan Kredit), As the automatic blanket moratorium comes to...

Digital transformation for the retail CIO: Connecting digital with physical

By Bruce Richards, Senior Industry Marketing Manager – Retail & Consumer Goods, Adobe, Digital is certainly disrupting retail. Today’s...

A “new deal” for Felda

By Jason Loh In calling for a new deal on behalf of the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) fit...

Affordable rent-to-own scheme for the youth of B40

By Sofea Azahar, In addressing the issue of housing affordability and ownership within the youth in low-income group...

The pandemic push to pivot: The reality of a renewable energy leader

By Ko Chuan Zhen, Chief Executive Officer & Co Founder of Plus Solar, The pandemic was an acid test...

Embed a proper digital literacy lesson in the school curriculum

By Afifah Suhaimi Amidst the drastic growth of internet users this year – with almost one million additions compared...

How to hire talent in a post Covid-19 world

According to the Global Startup Ecosystem Report from Start-up Genome, 72 percent of startups saw an average of 32 percent fall in...

4 post-Covid predictions that will matter for years to come

By Sandeep Bhargava, Managing Director of Asia Pacific Japan (APJ), Rackspace Technology, Undoubtedly, the world of business has...

Covid-19 vaccines “monopolised” by advanced purchase deals

By Ameen Kamal, About a billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines candidates in late-stage clinical trials have been locked up...

Affected by Covid-19 and the MCO? Regain control of your finances and improve your financial health

By Suraya Zainudin, The economic impact of Covid-19 has affected Malaysians from all walks of life. If your income...

Data, the building blocks for modern enterprises

By Ajit Melarkode, Vice President, Asia Pacific & Japan, Boomi Most of us have played with Lego blocks as...

Malaysia 5.0 – Digital transformation for Malaysian businesses

By Dr Rais Hussin MDEC’s aspiration is to firmly establish Malaysia as the Heart of Digital ASEAN, a regional...

Targeted ‘affordable device programme’ to bridge digital divide

By Sofea Azahar An ‘affordable device programme’ – at least one for each low-income household – should be considered...

The road to recovery through technology: Empowering Malaysia’s ISVs

By K. Raman, Managing Director, Microsoft Malaysia, As we navigate through the nation’s recovery and resiliency phase, we know...

Bringing new dimensions to retail customer engagement with projection

Today, technology is rewriting operating models across all sectors, but perhaps the retail industry has felt a stronger and faster shift than...

The rise of on-demand insurance

By How Kim Lian, Group Chief Financial Officer, In a 2019 Insurtech report by KPMG, the insurance industry is...

A relaxed US central bank

Leading central banks around the world have lowered their key interest rates to extreme lows, but maybe central banks are too nervous.

Why Singapore shines as a hub for gold innovation

By Shaun Djie, COO and Co-Founder of Digix, Asia remains the largest gold consumption market in the world and...