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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...

Earth Heir: Changing mindsets nationwide

BusinessToday speaks to Earth Heir on changing mindsets as a social enterprise and creating social impact along the way.  Founded in...

Make full use of the gig economy incentives

By Sofea Azahar, In sailing through the storm brought about by the heavy blow caused by the Covid-19 pandemic...

Unprecedented times with Covid-19, business decision makers prepare for a soft landing and focus on employee retention

By Andrew Seow, Regional General Manager, Rimini Street Southeast Asia and Greater China, The Covid-19 pandemic is attacking health...

Caring for young hearts

By Dr. Marhisham Che Mood, Head of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Centre (PCHC) & Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist, While heart...

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...

Enabling a seamless digital transition for SMEs nationwide

BusinessToday speaks to Amanda Chin, Chief Executive Officer of Revenue Monster, a financial technology company aiming to create a more integrated digital ecosystem in...

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...

Empowering Malaysians to become informed investors one app at a time

With a goal to build 500 applications that focuses on enabling action, Reactive Labs, co-founded by George and Riza, aims to go...