Companies want Covid-19 law to protect businesses post-MCO

A coalition representing 20,000 companies wants protection against legal suits for being unable to fulfil contractual obligations as a result of the imposition of MCO. A coalition of 12... Read more »

India’s rural poor may lose out as drones map village land

Indian women and children bundle grain stalks after harvest. A nationwide programme to map residential land in rural India using drones may marginalise lower-caste communities and women. A government plan... Read more »

4 tips to staying productive when working from home

Find yourself a dedicated and comfortable spot in your home that you can associate with your job and leave when you’re off the clock. With the outbreak of coronavirus... Read more »

Oracle wins cloud computing deal with Zoom as video calls surge

Zoom Video Communications Inc said on Tuesday it has started using Oracle Corp’s cloud computing service to help handle the surge in online video call volumes brought on by... Read more »

MHB posts second consecutive profitable quarter, but warns of impairment risks ahead

A profitable heavy engineering segment helped Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Holdings Bhd (MHB) post a net profit of RM6.13 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020... Read more »

Eversendai inks global strategic partnership with Hyundai

Eversendai Corp Bhd has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co Ltd (Hyundai E&C) as global strategic partners in modular construction work for the construction... Read more »

4 ways to clear a congested nose and throat

Gargling with a solution of warm salt water is effective in giving some relief to a congested throat. When you fall sick, you will notice a thick, viscid substance... Read more »

Bursting at the seams: Can a reverse supply chain save the world from fashion waste?

The Garment-to-Garment system is a mini production line that recycles post-consumer garments into clean and wearable clothes in a standard 40-foot container. Image: The Hong Kong Research Institute of... Read more »

BAC Education Group And IBM Partner To Future-Proof Lawyers

A BAC student who studied law and then joined its Asia Developer Academy. A McKinsey study in 2016 predicted that 23% of work done by lawyers will eventually be... Read more »

Bank Muamalat, toyyibPay launch Bazar.delivery

Bank Muamalat Malaysia Bhd (BMMB) and toyyibPay have launched the “Bazar.delivery” platform aimed at keeping the annual Ramadan shopping experience alive through digital innovation. The e-commerce platform is also strengthened... Read more »