Over the past two years, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted businesses and have sent economies of the world into a downward spiral. The people, businesses and corporations in Malaysia too have faced countless challenges in this difficult period. The government’s vaccination roll-out and reduced number of cases in the country […]
Aerospace Solutions introduces Gecko Digital’s 360 degree virtual reality promotional aircraft tours to the global aviation market
Aerospace Solutions Sdn Bhd Founder and Group CEO Mike Creed has demonstrated his long term vision by using affordable 360 degree Virtual Reality promotional tours to enhance exclusive aircraft sales. After researching this solution for a long time globally, Creed finally found the right match when Agnes Yeow–Fournier, Founder […]
Agritech business Estet Sepakat, pioneering Islamic fintech Ethis and a Middle Eastern outfit explore a partnership to create the first fintech-based crop takaful for paddy farmers
According to the Entrepreneurship Development and Cooperatives Ministry in a Parliamentary written reply dated Nov 5, 2020, a total of 32,469 SMEs had folded since March 2020 when the movement control order (MCO) was first implemented to curb Covid-19. The Ministry, quoting statistics by the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM), said that 9,675 SMEs shut down operations during the first phase of the MCO from March 18 to June 9. Then a further 22,794 SMEs shut down during the recovery MCO that took place from June till September last year, with the highest figure recorded in August with a total of 17,800 SMEs.