Over the years, Malaysia has gradually shifted into a new horizon of entrepreneurial growth. Spurred by innovation, we bear witness to a meteoric rise in technologically driven startups - accelerated by ambitious desires to disrupt existing industries and clamouring to become “the next big thing.” However, the ecosystem is cutthroat...
The first online platform in Asia to offer 0% instalment plan for entrance fees to amusement parks Astronomical entry fees to amusement parks may deter families from booking that next holiday destination with their brood in tow. Having experienced forking out almost half a thousand ringgit for less than 60-minute fun...
Jack Ma is founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group - a Chinese e-commerce company that provides consumer-to-consumer, business-to-consumer and business-to-business sales services via web portals. Today, the internet business behemoth is worth 31.4 billion USD. Jack Ma’s rise to superstardom in the business world is extraordinary. Growing up poor,...
Malaysian startup StartupToolkit.my emerges as the dark horse of MaGIC’s Global Accelerator Program Cohort 2 (GAP) at its Demo Day event yesterday. StartupToolkit.my is an idea thought up by entrepreneur and founder David Battersby. It is a simple digital toolkit filled with resources, templates, and canvasses for entrepreneurs to launch...
Malaysia’s first smart laundry locker startup sets its eyes on the lucrative e-commerce sector Kuala Lumpur, 28 November 2018 – After hitting its initial minimum target of raising RM500,000, Malaysia’s first smart laundry locker startup, eziPOD is now planning to diversify into the lucrative e-commerce sector by providing last-mile fulfilment...
Malaysian startup, Zoom won Startup of the Year award at the 3rd ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards (the’ Rice Bowl’) ceremony, along with 13 other regional winners in various categories picked to represent Southeast Asia at the Global Startup Awards in China next year. The awards ceremony also saw an MoU Exchange Ceremony between myNEF and its...
We have all heard of famous dynamic duos; Batman and Robin, Sherlock and Watson, and Ethan and Joel Coen. They would not be where they are today if one was without the other. Similarly, World of Buzz would not be what it is without its dynamic young co-founders. Chris Khristie, 26,...
One of the common dilemmas when travelling is the burden of lugging around your bags when your flight arrives way before check-in time at the hotel, or when you are booked on the last flight of the night and having to worry about going back to the hotel and...
Highlights: Participants will have a chance to attend fully-funded bootcamps in Kuala Lumpur, where these bootcamps focus on grooming the startups to become investor-ready, tactics and strategies of pitching and fine-tuning business models, as well as analytics and data science trainings In this six-month program, participants will also be...
Here’s a tip on how to look good: make sure your clothes fit you well. But we all know getting a custom-fitted shirt comes with a price – a hefty price tag, that is. However, Custlr plans to change that by offering affordable, built-to-fit clothing. The brainchild of Engineering graduate,...