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Strategic diversification overseas

Malaysia Marine & Heavy Engineering (MMB) sees the low crude oil price era as a blessing in disguise, driving it towards overseas expansion, diversifying away from its traditional PETRONAS-supporting role.
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From Datelines to designing

If you’ve watched local TV news, you would probably be familiar with the face and name of Suhaimi Sulaiman. Today, he is also a successful entrepreneur in his own right.
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High growth industries beckon for EAH

Having completed its acquisition of a strategic stake in the Cekap Air Group, bumiputra company EA Holdings Bhd it is about to broaden its revenue base and align itself to more high growth…

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Freelancing – a viable economic option?

The term ‘freelance’ comes from the days when wars were fought with mercenary groups – essentially, armies for hire. At that time, there were people who were skilled in arms (especially in the…
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How to achieve product success

Innovation matters. It can drive a company’s profitability and growth, helping it to succeed even during tough economic times. Consumers have a strong appetite for innovation, and they are increasingly demanding.
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Malaysia’s answer to Amazon?

Malaysia’s online only bookstore on a mission to “promote reading habits among Malaysians with the largest book title selections at a lower price with fast and free delivery”.
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Blending with nature and people

Development doesn’t always have to mean destruction. Arkitrek wants to show how buildings can be integrated with the natural environment and benefit local communities.
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Malaysia still tops in Asian O&G Sector

Despite the Malaysian federal government’s gradual reduction of reliance on oil and gas (O&G) revenues, and the sector’s decreased contribution as a percentage of GDP, the industry remains a vibrant and growing one.