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Economy 03 Nov 2018 | 12:00 AM

Mismatch of skill sets a factor to youth unemployment

YOUTH unemployment remains one of the more pressing economic issues, with one of the factors being the mismatch of skill sets as posited by the Economic Outlook 2019.

Construction 29 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Sarawak Consolidated eyes for more govt IBS projects

KUCHING: Sarawak Consolidated Industries Bhd (SCIB) has secured two major contracts worth about RM10mil for the supply of industrialised building system (IBS) products to two government projects.

Economy 27 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Institutional reforms are key

The Pakatan Harapan government has promised bold measures to drive the reform agenda towards strengthening the check-and-balance mechanism at all levels to restore trust and confidence in the country’s key institutions. These changes may not bring immediate economic value, but are important to regain investor confidence. The education system is seen as one area that needs an overhaul if the country is serious in bringing about reforms.

Business 27 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Does the size of business matter?

On your own - By Tan Thiam Hock ONE of the most intriguing question that have often been asked of entrepreneurs - does size matter? I am of course referring to the size of the business.

Corporate News 22 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

1MINE Budget 2019 checklist for PH government

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Indian Network of Entrepreneurs Association (1MINE) hopes that the upcoming Budget 2019 will provide more allocation and incentives for main sectors such as education, entrepreneurship, health, agriculture and affordable housing.

Corporate News 02 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Prestariang unit gets contract extension from ministry

PETALING JAYA: Prestariang Bhd’s wholly owned subsidiary, Prestariang Systems Sdn Bhd, has secured a one-year extension for its contract with the Education Ministry to supply Microsoft software licences to public higher education institutions in the country.

Business 29 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

A wishlist to the Education Minister

On your own by Tan Thiam Hock
AFTER my last article, Jacqueline from one of my active chat groups asked that I write a wish list to our Education Minister. Instead of talking about the IIUM president’s job that he insist on keeping, I challenged the group members to focus on our primary and secondary national schools by asking them to give me their personal top three wishes for the wish list that I can compile and message to Dr Maszlee Malik via this column.

Auto 18 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

700,000 workers needed in automotive sector

KULA LUMPUR: DRB-Hicom University of Automotive Malaysia (DHU), is gearing up to meet the brisk demand for manpower in the automotive sector which will require some 700,000 workers in the next two years.

Business 08 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

Engaging Generation Z on digital platforms

Marketing practices need to change to suit this valuable consumer segment

SMEBiz 06 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

Redefining service concepts and ideas

SERVICES have long been part of the world economy. In the most advanced service economies such as Japan, services create up to three-quarters of the wealth and more than 80% of employment.