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Over 12,000 SMEs Benefit From PENJANA Micro-Credit Financing Worth RM 420.8 Million

According to Bernama, a sum of RM420.8 million has been approved to be channelled through the Micro-Credit Financing under the Short-term Economic Recovery Plan...

GKP 3.0 To Benefit 1.2 Million Micro SMEs Via An Additional Allocation Of RM1.2 Billion

The Prihatin Special Grant (GKP) 3.0, which includes an additional allocation of RM1.2 billion is projected to support approximately 1.2 million local micro, small,...

MITI Continues To Look For Other New Export Areas

Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) will continue to explore new export areas, as well as encourage the use of automation and mechanisation...

MDEC’s 2 New Programmes Looking To Boost Startup-Investor Matching Rate To 50%

The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has announced two new Funding Facilitation initiatives for 2021. The Founders Grindstone, a startup capacity-building programme, and Investor...

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 sweep it...

Budget 2021- SME Digitalisation Boost

In Budget 2020, various initiatives were introduced to boost digitalization and automation in the SME sector as part of the 11th Malaysia Plan to...

Bank Muamalat Approved 100% SME Payment Assistance Applications

With Covid-19 surge currently being experienced by the country seeing no sign of abating, many SME's who were already struggling during MCO will now...

MITI’s SME Grant Now Extends To Virtual Trade Exhibition Reimbursement

The Market Development Grant (MDG) under the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) now has a value-added criteria to help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) boost their sales in markets...

E-commerce fuels digitalisation in logistics and fulfilment

By Song Hock Koon, Director of eCommerce, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) As the coronavirus pandemic frames our new normal, one thing is clear if nothing...

Industry leaders need to strengthen opportunities in the ‘new normal’

By Sharon Chang The country loses RM2.4 billion daily throughout the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO) and has already incurred an estimated RM63...

Carousell in partnership with MDEC rolls out RM1 million in business grants to support SMEs

Carousell, one of the world’s fastest-growing classifieds marketplace, and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), launched the new #TetapBuka Carousell Business Grants worth RM1,000,000, to...

Experian offers free credit management and credit health solutions

To support the Malaysian consumers and businesses get through the Covid-19 pandemic, Experian, the world's leading global information service company, is offering its credit...

Funding Societies commits to safeguard investors’ interests

While the country is coming to terms with the implications of the pandemic’s sudden, significant and the unavoidable impact towards the economy, Funding Societies,...

SC’s game changing funding options for SMEs

By Sharon Chang The coronavirus is predominantly a global tragedy, not only affecting hundreds of thousands of people, but also having a growing impact on...

4 reasons SMEs should embrace cloud collaboration

By Gibu Mathew, Vice President and GM, Asia Pacific, Zoho Corp The evolving digital business landscape in the Asia Pacific region is seeing a trend...

Funding Societies steps up to aid SMEs during Covid-19

Funding Societies, the largest P2P financing platform in Malaysia, steps up its efforts by offering deferment or rescheduling options to assist small and medium...

MICCI: Statement on the Perihatin Package and MCO

The Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI) called on the  Government to enhance the support for businesses that are suffering from the...

Weathering Business Challenges: Stay Focused and Be Brave

For many businesses in Malaysia, 2020 has gotten off to a very challenging start, especially the small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Many business owners and...

MATRADE And CIMB Group Partners To Enhance Local Exporters’ Capabilities

Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) collaborates with CIMB Group Holdings Berhad (“the Group” or “CIMB”) to boost Malaysian exporters readiness in Economic, Environmental...

How To Set Effective Business Plan

By Keng Teck Yap, Founder and Managing Consultant of Bizsphere Brand and Marketing Group As we are at the start of year 2020, do we have...