Shaping Malaysia's Marketplace

Creating an open and challenging space for conversations around business opportunities and issues.

Technology, the lever to realise AEC benefits

Two months have passed since the historic landmark agreement came into effect, when the ten member ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) countries consisting of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam signed their commitment to form the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). With lower business restrictions and enhanced trade opportunities, this new economic bloc will make ASEAN more competitive. However, member countries will first have to resolve their local challenges before they can fully reap the benefits of this connected region.

Conquering the fear of failure

Fear of failure can be crippling. Taking that purposeful step forward to a seemingly impossible task may be daunting but the brave that preserves and trium

Gold price surges to highest in a year

BornOil has been quietly building up its gold inventory. Today it now stands at some 544.58 kgs A while back, Business Circle ran a report, Time to invest