Kuala Lumpur, 19 February 2022 - PETRONAS Digital Sdn Bhd (PDSB) and the Center of Applied Data Science (CADS) have entered into a collaboration to digitally empower the workforce in Southeast Asia to advance in employability, future-readiness and talent sustainability.   PDSB, the digital arm of PETRONAS, is a progressive partner of...
Kuala Lumpur, 4 October 2021 – – The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a growing work-from-home (WFH) culture across many sectors. In a bid to ease the increasing concerns by employers about company assets, FinCrew, Malaysia’s comprehensive auto insurance comparison startup has launched Office All Risk insurance...
Malaysia, 7 August 2020 - The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) today announced Shop Malaysia Online, an e-commerce initiative introduced under the National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) that has kicked-off on Aug 1 and will run until the end of September 2020. Shop Malaysia Online is part of the Government’s...
Kuala Lumpur, 12 August 2020 - Lazada has joined the government’s ‘Buy Malaysia’ and ‘PENJANA Shop Malaysia Online’ campaigns to support local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). In this regard, it has teamed up with the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (MDTCA) and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC). According to their joint...
Kuala Lumpur, 23 October 2020 - Malaysia must position itself as a hub for startups to attract the best global entrepreneurial talents to be based in the country, said the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. Its Minister, Khairy Jamaluddin, said the country’s entrepreneurship ecosystem was on par with the...
Cyberjaya, 15 May 2020 - Alibaba Group has reaffirmed its commitment to expand its logistics operations to support Covid-19 relief aid, and strengthen Malaysia as a leading trade and transshipment hub in the region. The company has announced the electronic world trade platform (eWTP) hub in KLIA as one of...
Kuala Lumpur, 5 October 2020 - As information and data becoming critical assets to boost digital economy, there is an urgent need for governments to consider implementing a national strategy around the digital identity. Daniel Gorfine, the founder of Gattaca Horizons, a boutique financial technology (fintech) advisory firm based in...
Kuala Lumpur, 21 April 2020 — GoCar Malaysia is announcing an extension of its ongoing ‘GoClean’ campaign to include disinfecting as part of its car-cleaning procedure. This additional measure is to maintain the cleanliness and hygiene of all cars in the fleet as the COVID-19 crisis evolves. As the nation...
Kuala Lumpur, 24 July 2020 - Nestlé (M) Bhd will implement 100 per cent paper straws across its entire UHT range by the end 2020. This will make it the first large scale food and beverage company in Asean to do so. Nestle Malaysia said the initiative would eliminate over 200...
MUMBAI: India’s robust growth trajectory and thriving demand for consumer products as well as clean energy to fuel its growth plans, have put Malaysia’s national oil company PETRONAS in a unique position to support the republic’s future aspirations. PETRONAS, which has more than two decades of strategic partnerships in India,...