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BHIC : A Commitment To Supply Chain Management And Vendor Development

Boustead Heavy Industries Corp Bhd (BHIC) is a company with diverse interests in the marine, defence and security sectors.  It is part of the...

Building The Next Generation Of Franchises In Malaysia

The Covid-19 pandemic that hit Malaysian shores has only proven to be more difficult over time for businesses nationwide, particularly small and medium enterprises...

Smoothening The Transition Into The New Normal

The new normal brought on by the pandemic has sparked more conversations around automation, artificial intelligence and robotics and the impact they have on...

Report: True Cost Of Corruption In Supply Chain And Its Effects On Malaysian Consumers

In the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) new policy idea entitled “Corruption in the Supply Chain: forms and impacts on consumers”...

Leading The Way for a Cleaner and Sustainable City

In 2013, frustrated garbage contractors had dumped some 250 tonnes of collected waste along the MRR2 as a result of the lack of proper...

From Changing Perspectives to Empowering Lives, Native Is En Route To Make A Difference

What started as a volunteering trip to an Orang Asli kampung soon turned into a mission to empower lives. Native Discovery, the social enterprise...

Beating The Stress Of Working From Home

By Prof Hew Gill, Associate Provost, Sunway University, We’ve known for years that most people don’t like working from home (WFH) for more than one...

Contact Centres In Asia Pacific At The Tip Of The AI Iceberg

By Ravi Saraogi, Co-founder and President of Uniphore APAC Over the years, conversational artificial intelligence (AI) has been recognised as a key component of digitalization,...

Analysing The History Of Ransomware Across Industries

By Alex Loh, Country Manager, Fortinet Malaysia In today’s sophisticated threat landscape, ransomware is seemingly everywhere, impacting both organisations and individuals alike. The Malaysia Computer...

Supplement: Smart Nation 2020

The arrival of the Covid-19 pandemic accelerated every need for a digital transition. Months into the fight against the pandemic has required businesses and...

Malaysia Lacks Solid Strategy To Mitigate Covid-19 Transmission

Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin unveiled a four-phase lockdown plan outlining the intended milestones to herd immunity by the end of the year. The plan...

Insurance And The Growing Demand For Hyper Personalisation

By Kenneth Koh, Head of Industry Consulting, SAS Asia Pacific Insurance customers and prospects alike are becoming increasingly digitally savvy and demanding in their...

Investors Should Never Forget Crude Oil

By Peter Lundgreen is the Founding CEO of Lundgreen’s Capital Should crude oil rise to $90 per barrel by the end of 2022, then it...

Faster Economy Boosting World Recovery But Runaway Inflation Unlikely

A faster-than-expected global economic recovery is boosting prices as supply chains have struggled to keep up with rapidly expanding consumer durables demand and world...

Multiple Types Of Vaccination Centres (PPVs) – The Way To Accelerate Vaccination Coverage

By Amanda Yeo, Although it is a good sign more than one million people registered their interest voluntarily on May 26, the second phase of...

Going Beyond Customer Profiling In E-Commerce

By Rachel Tan, Head of Business, Oxwhite As e-commerce blossoms, a progressive and forward-looking brand needs to understand its competitors and stakeholders to thrive in...

Targeted Moratorium Is Best Solution For The Country

By Datuk Abdul Farid Alias, When the World Health Organisation announced last year that Covid-19 had turned into a pandemic, many countries around the...

Adapting To The New Era Of Flying

As one of the most impacted industries last year, the airline industry is among many that will struggle to recover to levels before the...

Incentives For Immunity- Strategies To Increase Covid-19 Vaccine Uptake

The once-promising pace of Covid-19 vaccination in the United States has slowed, from a peak of 3.38 million shots on April 13, 2021, to...

Taper Talk

The market reaction to a new set of information often says a lot about how investors are positioned. US stocks broke out to an...