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Employer COVID-19 Assistance Programme (e-CAP)

Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has published a FAQs on the Employer COVID-19 Assistance Programme (e-CAP) where qualified SMEs may apply for EPF EMPLOYER SHARE CONTRIBUTION DEFERMENT. SMEs should take this opportunity to plan the cash flows on this difficult period.…

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SME can now register and validate their SME status at This is very important to SMEs in order to obtain grant such as Special Grant for Micro Company of RM3,000. Common questions 1. What is our Malaysia SME definition?…

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Insurance Assistance During Covid-19 Crisis

The Covid-19 pandemic is rocking the global economy unlike anything seen before. With countries enforcing lockdowns resulting in business and borders getting shut temporarily, things are not looking particularly healthy for markets everywhere.
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How To Apply Bantuan Prihatin Nasional (BPN)

The Malaysian Government has released its guidelines and information on application for Bantuan Prihatin Nasional.  (BPN).  Before this, the Government has stated that Employers are not allowed to cut the pay of employees or force them to take annual leave,…


What To Do Now? COVID-19 Survival Guide for SMEs

Nearly 10 days into the lockdown in Malaysia, the new cases of Covid is increasing but hopefully will go down by soonest. Some are saying the Government might extend the lockdown till end of April 2020. Even before the lockdown,…


Preparing SMEs For IR4.0

CIMB Foundation organised an educational programme today to help SMEs align their businesses towards the digital era, especially the 4th Industrial Revolution (IR4.0). Many are simply not ready to deal with the impact IR4.0 will have on the business landscape,…

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Key challenges and barriers that hinders SMEs to go Public

The Challenges that SMEs faced when Listings Listing is the gateway for a company into capital market where funds can be raised for business development and expansion. Many SMEs in Malaysia are family -run entities and with their own unique…