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Calyn Yap

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24 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Roadshow highlights importance of quality sleep for the senses

LOCAL natural latex mattress brand Getha (1969) Sdn Bhd, made its latest stop for its 50th anniversary roadshow at 1 Utama Shopping Centre in Petaling Jaya, over the weekend.

24 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Digitising to unlock growth potential

DESPITE understanding the necessity and benefits of adopting digital technology, some small and medium enterprises (SMEs) still have the misconception that it is a pricey endeavour.

22 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Enabling expansion through e-commerce

PETALING JAYA: E-commerce can bring many benefits in expanding reach beyond the local market for companies to remain competitive, without incurring heavy costs.





Sharing knowledge: Tan (left) and Balan at the SME Thought Leadership series event Tea Talk #1 held at Menara Star in Petaling Jaya.
21 Jun 2019 | 10:02 AM

Getha roadshow at 1 Utama

PETALING JAYA: Getha (1969) Sdn Bhd, a local natural latex mattress brand, has made its latest stop for its 50th anniversary roadshow at 1 Utama Shopping Centre here.

'If your mattress is soft, you should match it with a soft pillow, reason being that your body will be well-contoured as you sleep,' said Getha chief executive officer Melissa Tan.
15 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Developer launches two commercial towers

EXSIM Development Sdn Bhd will launch the Mossaz and Paxtonz Towers at Empire City in Selangor next month.

14 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

E-commerce key to growth

PETALING JAYA: It is essential that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) transform their businesses to survive the digital age.

13 Jun 2019 | 6:33 PM

Making nutrition a priority for the elderly

IN CONJUNCTION with Parents' Month, Abbott is looking to raise awareness on the importance of nutrition among caregivers who look after their parents via its Ensure Gold Caregiver Campaign.

Take the Strength Chair-lenge at the Abbott Ensure Gold Caregiver Campaign taking place at NU Sentral in Kuala Lumpur until Sunday. Take a seat, hold up one leg, and with only one leg on the floor, you are to stand up and hold that one-legged pose for three seconds. For those who can't do it, it indicates that they will have difficulty walking or carrying out daily activities as they grow older.
12 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Double celebration for longevity and familial bonds

MORE than 1,000 guests joined the festivities to celebrate LBS Bina Group Bhd founder and chairman Datuk Seri Lim Bock Seng and his wife Datin Seri Liew Sok Bon’s platinum wedding anniversary.




(From left) Hock Sing, Hock Guan, Hock San and Hock Seong making an entrance with their parents.
8 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Forum to focus on Asean market

KUALA LUMPUR: With its 600 million population, Asean is one of the most promising markets in the world and Malaysian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should tap into this region.

4 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

A decade of showcasing the best in business

THE Star Outstanding Business Awards (SOBA) was launched with much fanfare recently, bringing together its sponsors and strategic partners to celebrate the start of the SOBA awards season at Menara Star in Petaling Jaya.