Wednesday, April 14, 2021

SMEs

Villagers receive food aid from SUPP youth

KUCHING: A total of 179 houses in Kampung Simpang Tiga and Kampung Lumba Kuda here received food aid from the Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) youth team in conjunction with the month of Ramadan. The aid consisted of bubur lambuk...

Boost joins DuitNow QR system to support economic regeneration in contactless way

KUALA LUMPUR: Homegrown e-wallet Boost has announced that it is now part of the PayNet Real Time Retail Payment Platform (RPP) and will adopt DuitNow QR, effective today. Boost chief executive officer Mohd Khairil Abdullah said this new participation by...

Pemerkasa helps SMEs switch to digital economy

KUALA LUMPUR: The Strategic Programme for Empowering the People and the Economy (Pemerkasa) initiative announced by the government, among others, will help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) switch to the latest technologies such as automation, robotics and the use...

SME Bank programme proves to be a success

KUCHING: SME Bank’s Upward Migration intervention programme aimed at elevating its customers’ businesses has proven to be successful with 10 companies from Johor recording outstanding performances. These 10 companies received recognition from Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives (Medac) Minister Datuk Seri...

Local manufacturers urged to register with Statos

KUCHING: Large and small Sarawak food manufacturers are urged to register their products with Sarawak Trade and Tourism Office Singapore (Statos) for the chance to seal lucrative export and import deals. Statos chief executive officer Chew Chang Guan said the...

Special grant for women entrepreneurs

KUCHING: Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah has urged the state government to provide a special grant to help women entrepreneurs. “Everyone should strive to be economically independent, more so women. Therefore, it is the focus of the Sarawak Women and Family...

Spark Engage Forum to accelerate businesses

KUCHING: Maxis Business’ Spark Engage series is back with the next Spark Engage Forum, featuring in-depth panel sessions and a keynote address. The virtual event on Mar 25 will be anchored by the theme ‘Innovate to Accelerate’ and it aims...

Take advantage of digital technology

KUCHING: Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and micro-entrepreneurs are told to utilise digital technology in order to face various challenges post Covid-19. Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives Minister Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said this is because there is no...

Targetting RM300,000 sales by year-end

SEREMBAN: In spite of the Covid-19 pandemic affecting some operators of small and medium industries (SMEs), kuih kapit making company Cahaya Anis Enterprise is still able to maintain its sales of around 1,500 jars and earn sales of RM15,000 to RM20,000...

Petty traders’ plight being addressed

KUCHING: The plight of the petty traders amid the Covid-19 pandemic has the attention of the state government, assured Demak Laut assemblyman Dr Hazland Abang Hipni. “The Sarawak government announced the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance (BKSS) amounting to RM1,500 to...
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Food and beverage traders have no choice but to adapt

MIRI: Following the city council's decision to not hold any Ramadan bazaar during the Muslim fasting month, food and...
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