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Pin and pay system to be implemented in Malaysia starting July 2017

Tan Nyat Chuan, Director of the Payment System Policy Department at Bank Negara Malaysia said that credit card holders will be given six months, starting January 2017, to familiarize themselves with the new system before it is implemented on July 2017. “The targeted completion of the infrastructure rollout and card…

webe is now official – unlimited calls, texts, and data from as low as RM78!

You’ve probably already heard many things about webe – the telco company that was formerly known as P1 – over the past couple of months, especially the juicy details regarding its mobile plan that seemed too good to be true. Well, we can assure you that it isn’t. webe has…

Shopee commits RM1 million in financial support to ‘Mompreneurs’

Know of any mothers who are aspiring to become entrepreneurs? Because Shopee has recently announced that they are allocating RM1 million to help Malaysian mothers develop their entrepreneurship skills, along with everything they need to know to run a thriving eCommerce business. The imparting of knowledge is done through online…

MYCyberSALE Online Shopping Campaign

MYCyberSALE online shopping campaign is Malaysia’s answer to the United States’ Cyber Monday, Singapore’s Bigger Better Sale and Thailand’s Online Mega Sale. Spanning over a period of 12 days, the campaign will see local E-commerce merchants like Groupon, offering simultaneous online shopping deals and discounts for the Malaysian consumers. It…

Salary guidelines of IT professionals in Malaysia

  Do you wondering how much an IT related field people worth? How much the market rate for a employees who are working in an IT company in Malaysia are being paid? Are you an employee? Always wondering what kind of salary you should deserve? A special thanks to Johnson Tan,…

Pinterest Now Available In Bahasa Malayu

Pinterest, the famous visual bookmarking site today announced that the site has been translated into Bahasa Malaysia. Starting today, people in Malaysia can access a translated version of the Pinterest website, as well as in iOS and Android apps.   “We’re excited to help Pinterest fans explore the things they…

Malaysian consumers prefer cash over card

Malaysian consumers are among the least confident people in the world when it comes to shopping online and 6 in 10 Malaysians prefers cash as daily spending method, a recent study shows. According to a survey by research company Nielsen, 60% of Malaysian consumers say their preferred payment method for…

Malaysia’s Largest NGO Chooses Microsoft

The Tzu Chi Foundation, an international charitable foundation that first opened its branch in Malaysia in 1993, recently announced that it has successfully deployed a comprehensive stack of Microsoft technology to help achieve its humanitarian mission more effectively.   Tzu Chi KL-Selangor Branch Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Sio Kee Hong…

Get Malaysia Business Online (GMBO) RM1000 Grant for SME!

Do you know that in budget 2013, Malaysian government has announced a RM1,000.00 grant to help SMEs get online? It has allocated RM50 Million fund to help 50,000 micro entrepreneurs with priority given to the women entrepreneurs! These are the Criteria You have to fulfill for the Grant:  1) Malaysian aged between 18…

Online Sales in Malaysia Will Hit RM5b in 2014

Malaysia’s online shopping market size is estimated to increase from RM1.8 million in 2010to RM 5 billion next year, according to the finance ministry in its Economic Report 2013/2014 released today, Bernama news agency reports.   The report also reveals that Malaysia is the one of the top three countries…