Company Taxation Year Assessment 2018 in Malaysia – What You Need to Know.

Company Income Tax 2018

Running a business in Malaysia comes with its own set of paperwork – the most important of this is the filing of the annual corporate tax. Seasoned business owners understand that attention to detail is the key to filing online tax returns smoothly and correctly – if you have kept …

4 Reasons Why SMEs should Go Online

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Twenty years ago, both consumers and business owners did not know what the internet was. Nowadays, the internet becomes more advanced and affordable to consumers. Consumers and business owners may access the internet easily with any electronic devices. The internet has changed the way how businesses are conducted. A business …

How Social Media Impacts an SME?

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Social media has penetrated Malaysian market. Based on the research, 75% of Malaysians are engaging in social media actively. Moreover, Malaysia was named as the top country with greatest social media penetration in South East Asia. In recent years, social media has provided opportunities for new merchants to sell products …

Overseas Payments and Remittances for SMEs: How to Start?

Overseas Payments and Remittances for SMEs: Where to Start?

Cross-border money transactions are showing an upward trend in Malaysia. More money is being sent abroad and more is received from overseas. Yet for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), overseas money transactions can be a tough issue to figure out. Various financial institutions offer remittance services, from banks to foreign …

Why Creativity and Innovation are Important for SMEs

SME Creativity and Innovation

It has become widely accepted that creativity and innovation are crucial to business success, especially in the ever-changing and uncertain world we live in today. While creativity is the ability to produce new and unique ideas, innovation is the execution of that creative ideas. When adequately fostered, creativity and innovation …

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Business Planning 101

Business Planning 101

4 Tips to Maximize Business Productivity All successful businesses start with great planning. Business plans can be a daunting challenge for some, because of the effort you have to put to craft one. As daunting as it seems, business plans are necessary as they provide the roadmap for where you …

How to Build The Best Business Team for SMEs

How to Build The Best Business Team for SMEs

A rookie mistake often made by those just starting a new business is thinking they can handle everything on their own. It’s still a small business, after all, so why would I need more people to help me, they think. As a small business owner, I should be able to …

Building a Business: Online or Offline?

Building a Business: Online or Offline?

When thinking of how best to build your business, a significant consideration these days is whether to make it offline or online – especially, of course, if the business idea you have in mind is in the retail industry. Each option has its ups and downs, so you need to …

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Evaluating Your Business Idea

Evaluating Your Business Idea

The current climate in business is innovative and entrepreneurial. Is it any wonder the startup industry is flourishing? Southeast Asia’s startup scene is also thriving. Since 2012, Southeast Asian startups have consistently obtained more and more financing. If you’re reading this article, perhaps you’ve been thinking of building your own …

Social Media 101 for Small Businesses

Social Media 101 for Small Businesses

Social media is a significant game changer in today’s marketing world. Even if your business is small, it pays to utilize social media marketing. Start small. In fact, it’s best to manage one or two company accounts rather than force your resources to manage accounts on all the hyped social …