Malaysia COVID-19: What Is the Government’s Advice to Businesses?

Malaysia COVID-19

Malaysia COVID-19: What Is the Government’s Advice to Businesses? Looking at The Impact on Businesses and The Malaysia Economy Uncertain times lie ahead amid the global economic uncertainty because of the virus pandemic. Here’s a look at the Malaysia COVID-19 situation and the Government’s advice to businesses.     What the COVID-19 Means for Malaysia…

SME Digitalisation Initiative

SME Digitalisation Initiative

The Launch of SME Digitalisation Initiative   A New Initiative for a More Digitised Future The Ministry of Finance (MOF) recently launched the SME Digitalisation Initiative. This initiative is a working collaboration between the Government (via MOF) and the following organisations: Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN) SME Bank Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)   Working together,…

Economic Stimulus Package 2020

Economic Stimulus Package 2020

RM20 Billion Economic Stimulus Package 2020 Unveiled in Malaysia   Malaysia Government Unveil RM20 Billion Economic Stimulus Package to Offset Covid-19 The Government has announced a RM20 billion Economic Stimulus Package 2020 to offset the economic impact from Covid-19 fallout. To mitigate the impact on the Malaysian economy, the Economic Stimulus Package 2020 is meant…

Invest in Malaysia Most Attractive Option to Japanese Investors

Invest in Malaysia Most Attractive Option to Japanese Investors

Invest in Malaysia Still Viewed as an Attractive Option by Japanese Investors   Malaysia Seen as Affordable and Better Geographically for Businesses The weaker economic environment globally is not stopping Japanese investors as they continue to view options to invest in Malaysia optimistically.    Among the reasons Japanese firms viewed Malaysia favourably is the affordable…

US-China First Phase Trade Deal

US-China First Phase Trade Deal

Phase One of the US-China Trade Deal Has Been Signed and It Looks Promising The top two economy powerhouses have been at trade disputes for a long time. The United States of America and China have had different views on trade relationships and this has led to significant trade tensions. They have been a tit…

Gig Work Becoming Full Time Jobs in Malaysia

Gig Work in Malaysia

Gig Work Becoming Full Time Jobs in Malaysia   Gig Jobs Are More Than a Side Hustle, They’ve Become a Profession As more people start spending longer hours on gig work, there is a need for these workers to be given the necessary employee protection. Some Malaysians are spending longer hours on their side jobs,…