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PRI Signatories EPF, Khazanah Nasional, KWAP Join Newly Launched Sustainable Investment Platform

At the launch of the Sustainable Investment Platform (SIP) by Capital Markets Malaysia (CMM) and the Institutional Investors Council Malaysia (IIC), three of Malaysia’s...

No Need GST, Higher Collection Possible From Existing Taxes

With the country potentially heading into a higher Budget deficit after spending additional amount during the pandemic, Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul suggested on introducing...

Microsoft’s Investment In Malaysia To Generate US$4.6 Billion In New Revenues

Putrajaya's partnership with Microsoft to build the first data center region in Malaysia is expected to bring in US$1 billion worth investments over the...

CGC And Standard Chartered To Provide RM70 Million In Financing To SMEs Nationwide

Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) and Standard Chartered Malaysia are making available RM70 million in financing to provide SMEs with working capital. The financing...

China Economy Grew 18% In Q1, Here’s What Fueled This Growth

The story of China's growth continues to amaze everyone, its rebound from an economy stalling virus is astounding. Many nations including the largest economic...

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...

MATRADE Inks MoC With JETRO To Explore Halal And Digital Transformation Trade Segments

Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) has inked a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) in Tokyo to enhance trade...

Intensifying Halal Trade In Conjunction With Tokyo Olympics

Malaysia is looking to enhance trade volumes after coming out from a self imposed coma, the pandemic and subsequent lockdowns has severely damaged the...

Cooperatives Can Play Vital Role On Sarawak Becoming Global Food Production Hub

Cooperative movements in Sarawak have been urged to actively participate in the Sarawak Government’s many initiatives to develop the state into becoming a global...

Digital Yuan Could Usurp US Dollar In Hong Kong, Thailand And The UAE. Serious Yet?

Blockchain based currency could lead the way in cross border transaction when central banks start looking at this digital payment mode more seriously and...

Azmin Ali To Lead Trade and Investment Mission To South Korea And Japan

Senior Minister and Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Mohamed Azmin Ali will lead a trade and investment mission to the Republic of...

How MOF Initiatives For SME’s Have Stacked Up So Far

A total of 7,205 applications for the PENJANA Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Financing programme have been approved as of March 12, involving a...

MITI: Selangor Remains Ideal Choice For Investors But Industry Players Must Be Progressive And Competitive

The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) has reaffirmed its commitment to boost the country's economy via various initiatives for industry players at...

Malaysia Initiates Business Traveller Centre To Ramp Up Foreign Investments

Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has initiated a Business Traveller Centre (BTC) at KL International Airport (KLIA) to facilitate the entry of foreign business...

Virtual POC2021: Malaysia Needs To Diversify Trade In Palm Oil Products

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pakistan’s Westbury Group, Abdul Rasheed Janmohammed has pointed out that the year 2020 and the first quarter of 2021...

Wave 8 Of MTCDP Scheduled To Kickstart this June

The next Wave 8 of Mid-Tier Company Development Programme (MTCDP) is scheduled to kickstart in June 2021 and currently, MATRADE is actively recruiting new...

Lay Hong Farms Declared Free From Contamination, Eggs Are Safe

After a thorough and extensive check by the Department of Veterinary Services, Lay Hong the company in the middle of a controversy regarding Salmonella...

Invest Selangor Looks To Revitalise The Aviation Industry Through Selangor Aviation Show 2021

Invest Selangor Berhad through their aerospace division S-DAICO has launched the state's latest initiative Selangor Aviation Show (SAS) 2021 to revitalise the industry  post...

Strengthening Polish-Malaysian Relations Can Lead to Greater Opportunities

This year, both Poland and Malaysia will be celebrating their 50th anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic relations. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, this...

Thawing Of US-China Tension Good For Pandemic Recovering Nations

The vaccination program is well under way in most parts of the globe including in Southeast Asia- countries like Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia are...