Lim Guan Eng

Budget 2020: Malaysia gets it (mostly) about the Digital Economy
5G Ecosystem Development Grant of RM50m won’t move needle Slow adoption of productivity tools hurt businesses, targeted grant aims to help
Securities Commission Malaysia releases property crowdfunding framework and announces 8 new market operators
Regulations are pursuant to an initiative announced in Budget 2019 to provide an alternative financing avenue for first-time homebuyers.
CapitalBay receives SC approval to operate P2P financing platform
Will provide short-term supply chain financing to businesses.
e-Wallets will come into their own sooner rather than later
While many are sceptical of China’s payment medel being duplicated in other markets, the vice president of Tencent International believes it will happen in time.
Law on digital currencies to come into effect Jan 15
SC to regulate offering and trading of digital assets.
Stronger public private partnership required to drive Industry 4.0 in Malaysia
IDC believes direct support for PPP is necessary to focus resources and boost economic growth.
Ashran Ghazi to leave MaGIC by December
Decision was conveyed in October, soon after MaGIC was absorbed into the Ministry of Entrepreneur Development.
Malaysia to be second country in SEA to introduce Digital Tax
Tax is aimed level the playing field between international and local businesses in the digital sector.
Week in Review: 10 point missive to accelerate Malaysia's VC ecosystem
A leading ecosystem player, Dr V Sivapalan, addresses what ails the VC ecosystem and what must be done.
Week in Review: Let’s not put Alibaba on a pedestal
Alibaba’s initiatives into Malaysia should be judged on the positive impact they have on businesses and not on its rhetoric.
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