Earth Heir started two years ago as a small business offering traditional craftsmen a fair price for their products. Today, its mission remains the same but it now also seeks to fight the…
Anabelle Co-Martinent is proof that being a foreigner is no disadvantage when it comes to starting up a business in Malaysia.
In today’s new business world order, diversity in the boardroom is a prized asset to enhancing stronger business performance. But diversity is not just about gender, but encompasses age, experiences and skillsets that…
Women’s representation in upper management of public listed companies in Malaysia is set to receive a boost following the launch of the local chapter of the 30% Club.
What allure do cryptocurrencies hold for their proponents, and can they ever be of any real use, especially in Malaysia?
The industry's growth trend is reflective of a concerted, industry-wide effort in shifting from low value-added activities to high-value operations within today’s global economy.
Research house: Broad strategy in line with economic reality; success comes from effectiveness of execution of policies across the board.
Sometimes, all it takes is a fresh coat of paint to turn a piece of generic furniture into the centerpiece of a home. A boring side table can sparkle with a glossy new…
Focus is crucial to business success. But before you can find that focus, sometimes it pays to try a few different things... This is exactly what young engineer Tang Lu Wee is doing.
Transformational leadership is about transforming the doing in order to transform the being.
Last week I celebrated my pearl anniversary at the Financial Times. For the past 30 years I have been pitching up to work at the same place, week in, week out, interrupted only…
Malaysia needs a game-changer where sustainable transportation is concerned. Biofuels may be the answer.
Malaysia needs to secure its energy needs if the country is to meet its socio-economic objectives, notes the oil, gas and energy 2014 NKEA annual report.
Malaysia has been identified by global players to be one of the countries with high potential in crowdsourcing and fast adoption will boost the nation’s drive to Vision 2020.
Malaysia has shown significant progress towards becoming a high-income nation since the Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) was launched in October 2010. “ETP is moving in the right direction in encouraging private investment,” states…
The story of how a woman left the corporate scene to pursue her passion, and get by comfortably.
Young Malaysians are bringing a new dimension to street food. Low-rent premises like food trucks, food courts, roadside stalls and coffeeshops are no longer strangers to the fancy food that was once the…
How Greater KL is adding value to the commuting experience
Despite a challenging landscape for domestic consumption, the wholesale and retail industry continues to climb above KPIs.
Big data analytics (BDA) has become a significant part of the national agenda.