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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 10 (Bernama) — Small and Medium Enterprise Corp Malaysia (SME Corp) is working closely with Bank Negara Malaysia and the Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM), to promote the 1-Innovation Certification for Enterprise Rating & Transformation (1-InnoCERT) programme. Its chairman Datuk Ir Mohamed Al Amin Abdul Majid said the...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) — Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, expects revenue from enterprise segment to overtake consumer segment in the next three years. Asia Pacific Region corporate sales director Gun Suk Ling said enterprise segment must overtake the consumer segment for the company...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) — Malaysian exporters who participated under the recent Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) organised Malaysia Pavilion at the China-Asean Expo (Caexpo 2011), recorded encouraging growth in immediate sales compared to last year. In a statement here Wednesday, it said the five-day expo held in...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) — Malaysia is aiming to make a comeback as the world’s largest rubber producer, with the opening of more plantations in Sabah and Sarawak. The Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry, Datuk Jacob Dungau Sagan said the country used to be the number one producer globally in the mid 80s but was now...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 (Bernama) — Almost half of the workers in Malaysia work well over eight hours a day and regularly take work home to finish in the evening, according to the latest global survey findings from Regus. Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, canvassed the opinions of over 12,000 business people in 85 countries. Arguably,...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 (Bernama) — Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin urged the National Farmers Organisation (NAFAS) to set up a Farmers Bank to strengthen the financial status of farmers organizations in the country. Muhyiddin said the savings of the Area Farmers Organisations (PPK) and State Farmers Organisations (PPN) can be uniformly...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 (Bernama)– Y Us Sdn Bhd, a new Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) status company, is aiming for an annual turnover of RM1 million in its maiden year, for its innovative new product, Evenesis. Chief executive officer Yusno Yunos said via Evenesis which offers optimal solutions for event management, conference and exhibition organisers,...
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SIBU, Nov 8 (Bernama) — The Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities aims for an income of RM200 million from pepper exports this year. Its minister Tan Sri Bernard Dompok said since last year the prices of both black and white pepper “have been very encouraging” in the world markets. “Last year the average price per...
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MIRI, Nov 8 (Bernama) — Malaysia is now ready to join the league of economies that have made eco-business survivable through government’s direct promotion of eco-products in the country, Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Datuk Seri Peter Chin said Tuesday. He said his ministry in collaboration with the Finance Ministry was developing...
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SIBU, Nov 8 (Bernama)– The Malaysian Pepper Board (MPB) is lining up various strategies to strengthen the industry, including increasing cultivation areas nationwide. Its chairman Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi said this is to achieve the objective of producing 40,000 tonnes of pepper by 2020. Malaysia is currently the world’s sixth largest...
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