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TIPS FOR MAKING YOUR REMOTE TEAM MORE PRODUCTIVE

TIPS FOR MAKING YOUR REMOTE TEAM MORE PRODUCTIVE

By: Vijayakumar Tangarasan, Country Manager, Regus Malaysia The latest Global Business Survey from Regus found that 53.4% of people in Malaysia (52% worldwide) now work remotely for at least half their working week.  It is now becoming the norm to be working with remote workers, if you are not already one of them. Here are […]

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Rewarding excellent students

Rewarding excellent students

TEN final year students from University of Malaya were granted the “U Excellence” Academic Award at the inaugural launch of the scholarship at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur. U Mobile Sdn Bhd, together with the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia, launched the initiative to reward well-deserving students who have accomplished academic achievements beyond expectations. The “U […]

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How parcel lockers can improve the delivery efficiency and boost your online business

How parcel lockers can improve the delivery efficiency and boost your online business

As a vivid online shopper, do you always receive the ‘sorry note’ from courier company when you are not at home, which you have to go and collect the parcel from the pick-up center? Now, we have a new service in town which might lessen your trouble – the parcel lockers! InPost, the world largest […]

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How SMEs can help to rebuild Nepal after earthquake?

How SMEs can help to rebuild Nepal after earthquake?

By Malik Ayub Sumbal   Its third month now after Nepal was jolted with 7.8 magnitude earthquake which killed more than 8000 people and thousands others were injured in the villages and remote areas of the country.   Think of Nepal with no skilled manpower, short of resources, far flung areas with less development and […]

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50% of executives hired or promoted this year will be gone within 18 months

50% of executives hired or promoted this year will be gone within 18 months

Australia, Aug 4: Although it has been 10 years since Michael Watkins published the results of his research showing that 50% of executives and leaders in new roles fail in the first 18 months, it would seem nothing has changed claim the Converge Consulting co-principals Ty Wiggins and Wayne Condon.   Watkins’ research and his […]

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Paying it forward

Paying it forward

OVER the festive season, employees of A Famosa Resort practised giving back to society. The company rallied staff and together with the management, got involved in charitable and philanthropic deeds. FESTIVE GIVINGOver 100 orphans from four homes were treated to a night of fun and laughter at the in-house restaurant, The Golfer’s Terrace, courtesy of […]

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Cameroon SME Bank goes operational

Cameroon SME Bank goes operational

Cameroon, Aug 3: The head office building of the Cameroon Bank for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), dubbed BC-PME located in the capital Yoaunde, has since Jul 20, 2015, played host to an exceptional crowd of SME owners. The bank officially opened its doors to clients on Monday Jul 20.   “The structuring of the […]

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APEC Business Travel Card to be extended to five years from Sept 1

APEC Business Travel Card to be extended to five years from Sept 1

Singapore, Aug 3: The APEC Business Mobility Group is pleased to announce the implementation of the extension of validity of the APEC Business Travel Card from three to five years, effective from Sept 1, 2015.   This announcement follows agreement reached by all 21 APEC member economies after the last meeting of the APEC Business […]

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Trade policy will be falling short without SME export house

Trade policy will be falling short without SME export house

Karachi, Aug 3: The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) seeked the attention of federal commerce minister engineer Khurram Dastagir that the ambitious exports target of US$40b in the Strategic Trade Policy Framework (STPF) 2015-18, which is likely to be announced in August, would not be possible without the contribution of the SME sector […]

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Boosting scope for Asean tech startups

Boosting scope for Asean tech startups

THE MaybankFintech 2015 programme is the first of its kind by a bank in Southeast Asia. It is aimed at seeking to support startups to generate ideas in the financial technology sphere. THE PROGRAMMEA total of 115 applicants participated this year, with 109 from the Asean region. Submissions were also received from as far as […]

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