Economy

Change: Yes We Can, Or Can We?

We’ve reached the season finale and as you know, Hear & Now is produced by the Economic Transformation Programme. And for this final show we’re going to look at change itself. It’s safe…
Socioeconomic

Changing the way city folks commute

As commuting by car becomes increasingly exhausting in traffic-clogged Kuala Lumpur, cycling has become an attractive option for hardier Malaysians. A map for cyclists is being made available for free to encourage this…
Business management

Boardroom Diversity

According to the World Bank, increasing Malaysia’s female labour force participation rate to 57% would raise GDP growth by 0.4% per year In this episode of Business Circle we discover how women creates…

Editor’s Picks

Socioeconomic

Equality & Diversity Beyond 2020

We reach the third and final instalment examining “Sustainability and Inclusiveness Beyond 2020”. Previously we’ve looked at the economy and the environment, now we reach society, and the question of inclusiveness. As we…
Business

F-Secure finds security in Malaysia

One of the world’s leading anti-virus and online security specialist, Finland’s F-Secure, has made Bangsar South in Kuala Lumpur its Asia-Pacific headquarters. Malaysia is also home to the group’s only lab, customer support,…
Business

KSGills: Penning its legacy

Digital technology may have changed our reading habits but physical books will always have a place in our hearts. What about the future of pens and other physical writing instruments amid the increasingly…