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Macau fraud – a wake-up call to get serious in preventing vishing banking scam!

By Afifah Suhaimi Now more than ever, this is the best time for banking institutions and IT businesses to...

The dire need to upgrade health infrastructure in Sabah

By Amanda Yeo Although the Health Ministry (MOH) would increase the total bed capacity and mobilise hundreds of healthcare...

Whammies call for extended assistance for retailers to go online

By Sofea Azahar, Luck seems to not be on retail sector’s side this year since the struck of the...

Ageing population – catalyst for healthcare-social care nexus

By Jason Loh, There is a need to reconsider the relationship between healthcare and social care with the purpose...

Facilitating future networks with next generation technologies

By Gayan Koralage, Director of Strategy, edotco Group Exploring emerging technologies such as edge computing to fuel the sector’s...

Evaluating the public cloud? The time to act is Now

By Sheena Chin, Managing Director, ASEAN, Cohesity, What first appeared to be a temporary economic downturn has turned into...

Budget 2021 : Wishlist for logistics players

By Nazery Khalid, The upcoming Budget 2021 is set to be a much more conservative one compared with previous year.  It will be characterised by austerity measures amid...

Contact tracing is key in the war against Covid-19

By Farhan Kamarulzaman, Following the unexpected rise of Covid-19 cases that recently hit Malaysia, it is crucial to bear...

Higher fiscal deficit is needed for tough times

By Sofea Azahar, While government tries to recover the economy and livelihoods from the catastrophe caused by the Covid-19...

Wishlist: Budget 2021

The upcoming Budget 2021 session will be tabled on November 6 and the session this year is expected to be different following the healthcare...

What is the key to digitalisation? Health Metrics says “Rethink Your Employee Rewards Program!”

By  Alvin Yuan, Chief Executive Officer of HealthMetrics  One of the most apparent changes caused by the Covid-19 crisis is the...

4 reasons why flexible workspaces represent the future

By Ray Tan, Head of Growth, WeWork Southeast Asia and Korea, Malaysia’s Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) has now...

e-Hailing companies should do more in helping drivers

By Jamari Mohtar & Tam Mei Si, There is a need for e-hailing companies to offer additional financial support...

Let’s get serious about combating youth unemployment

By Farhan Kamarulzaman Youth unemployment is not a new thing; the numbers are becoming more and more worrying that...

Beware of waste disposal epidemic!

By Afifah Suhaimi, While we are so busy mitigating the spread of Covid-19 pandemic, there is another epidemic that...

Helping startups succeed as we navigate a new normal

By Gaurav Arora, Head of Startup Ecosystem, Asia Pacific-Japan, Amazon Web Services, There’s no understating Covid-19’s impact on businesses...

Enabling the global supply chains of tomorrow with blockchain

By Amit Ghosh, Head of Asia Pacific at R3, Global supply chains are facing pressure like never before....

Four steps to accelerate your machine learning journey

By Swami Sivasubramanian, Vice President, Amazon Machine Learning, AWS, This is the golden age of machine learning­ (ML). Once...

US’ detention of palm oil and palm oil products not evidence-based

By Jason Loh, The announcement by the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Sep 30 that palm...

Donkeys and elephants hit Wall Street

Together with the first TV debate, the US election campaign is entering the hot phase, but the electorate has moved again, and...