Hit Counter:3,734,278
  • /data/1147/aimg/118615163934.jpg
  • /data/1147/aimg/118311001009.jpg
  • /data/1147/aimg/118516132243.jpg
  • /data/1147/aimg/118611143433.jpg
  • /data/1147/aimg/118504001841.png
  • /data/1147/aimg/117911014608.gif
  • /data/1147/aimg/118414135712.gif

SMEs News - News & Events

  • The rehiring programme, unveiled on Feb 15, aims to give an opportunity to illegal foreign workers in Malaysia to apply for valid work permits to meet labour demand in specific sectors after tight screening. - Astro AWANI/Shahir Omar/FilesKUALA LUMPU...
  • JOHOR BARU: Entrepreneurs in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) should be more serious when applying for loans from Koperasi Jayadiri Malaysia (Kojadi), said SME Association of Johor South founding president Teh Kee Sin.Teh, who is also a memb...
  • (吉隆坡5日讯)原定2月1日开始实行的新外劳人头税引来商界巨大反弹后,内阁已决定调低人头税涨幅,而实际降幅则将由内政部在近期内宣布。首相署部长拿督斯里魏家祥博士周五晚出席...
  • BANGKOK, March 2 (Bernama) -- Malaysia will maintain its leadership role towards ensuring the newly-established ASEAN Community grows closer in all sectors of the economy.International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Mustapa Mohamed said a closer a...
  • JOHOR BAHARU, March 1 (Bernama) -- Based on macro indicators, the state economy is expected to strengthen further despite the current global economic environment, says Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin.He said Gross Domestic Product (GDP...
  • Malaysia needs to increase skilled workers from 28 of the total workforce (3.86 million) to 5.35 million or 35 by 2020. This means producing nearly 300,000 skilled workers every year. — 123rf.comThe time is nigh to upgrade the skills of workers...
  • The Selangor state government initiates its inaugural Malaysia Top-Ecommerce Merchant Awards to boost online trade. MEK ZHIN reports.IN an effort to support the fast growing e-commerce segment in Selangor, the Selangor Information Technology and E-Co...
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 28 (Bernama) -- The German state of Saxony-Anhalt is inviting Malaysian investors and healthcare firms, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs), to invest in its medical technology sector.Oliver Kohn, Head of Business Devel...
  • The launch of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) is set to open up many business opportunities especially for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).With a population of more than 600 million across Southeast Asia and growing, the smart move for SMEs is...
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 (Bernama) -- The state of Malaysia's economy, coupled with no undue government intervention in it, has made the country an attractive destination for foreign investors, said International Quality Investments (IQI) chief economist...
  • KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Capital Bhd (RHB Cap) wants to grow its small and medium enterprises (SME) loans business as it believes that this segment would provide long-term stability.Group managing director Datuk Khairussaleh Ramli (pic) said the SME segment...
  • KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian aerospace industry attracted approved investments of about RM4 billion in 2015, said International Trade and Industry Minister, Mustapa Mohamed.He said the amount was half the total approved investments of RM8.7 billion re...
  • PETALING JAYA: The suspension of the recruitment of foreign workers does not affect the validity of the memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between Putrajaya and Dhaka.Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot Jaem said that the MoU signe...
  • Hiking foreign worker levy is supposed to encourage employers opt for automation to reduce labour costs and increase productivity, but it’s unlikely to happen in the short term.There are too many ministries and agencies involved in the employme...
  • KUALA TERENGGANU, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- A special cluster for the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector needs to be set up under the newly-formed Malaysia Halal Council to enable SMEs to raise their problems, especially on financing.Expounding on th...
  • PASIR MAS, Feb 13 (Bernama) -- The Trans- Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) will widen opportunities for Bumiputera contractors with more investments coming into the country, says the Malay Contractors Association of Malaysia (PKMM)."The deal will...
  • KUALA LUMPUR: The halal economy — encompassing everything from banking and finance to food and beauty products — is on the rise. Halal refers to what is permitted or lawful in Islam, and it is used in reference to food and lifestyle produ...
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 (Bernama) -- The lifting of economic sanctions on Iran could boost bilateral trade between Malaysia and the country as well as open doors for local entrepreneurs to expand in sectors other than palm oil products, says the Malaysi...
  • KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s intellectual property (IP) environment has been improving over the past four years and is poised to strengthen once it is part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) grouping.Opportunities for progress stand clear as th...
  • KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia External Trade Development Corp (Matrade) is ready to reap the benefits of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), especially in markets where Malaysia does not have free trade agreements.Matrade chief executive off...