MATRADE partners Amazon Global to boost Malaysian brand owners cross-border e-commerce transactions

The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) and Amazon has announced that they have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to bolster export capabilities of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia.

Petronas, Gentari, Amazon and AWS team up to accelerate clean energy growth

Malaysia's state-owned oil and gas firm Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas), clean energy solutions firm Gentari Sdn Bhd, American multinational technology company Amazon and Amazon Web Services (AWS) said Wednesday that they will collaborate in an effort to intensify their sustainability and decarbonization initiatives in the accelerated global energy…

Amazon India and Ministry of Information & Broadcasting join hands to boost India’s creative economy

Amazon India has on Wednesday announced that it has signed a letter of engagement (LoE) with the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB), government of India, with an objective of growing India’s creative economy.

Amazon partners SG Enable for hiring and empowering persons with disabilities

American multinational technology company Amazon has on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SG Enable, to partner with Singapore’s focal agency for disability and inclusion, to hire persons with disabilities and help create equal opportunities for them at Amazon’s Operations facilities in Singapore.

Migrating to Cloud is like playing a game of Snakes and Ladders

Every company's journey to the cloud is unique, as there is no universal migration plan that works perfectly for all organizations.

Amazon CTO Werner Vogels shares five tech predictions for 2023 and beyond

In the start of 2023, Amazon Chief Technology Officer Dr. Werner Vogels has shared on what's coming in this year and beyond. His predictions including cloud technologies will redefine sports as we know them; simulated worlds will reinvent the way we experiment; a surge of innovation in smart energy; the upcoming supply chain transformation and custom…

PLN seals agreement with Amazon for 210 MW of solar projects in Indonesia

Indonesian state-owned electricity company PT PLN (Persero) (PLN) announced Wednesday an agreement with Amazon for 210 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy capacity across four solar projects in Indonesia. This is a first-of- its-kind agreement for corporates to access additional, utility-scale solar projects in the country.

How well do you know Asia’s surging live streaming commerce market?

hy are businesses or individual entrepreneurs turning to live selling? Does it really help them sell more? Is it more effective than simply putting up ads that include photos or videos of the products, descriptions, and price and ordering details? Are there significant advantages that make it worth the while to go online to feature products and interact…

29 Applicants to bid for 5 digital banking licenses in Malaysia, with national cooperatives group joining in

A diverse range of parties have submitted applications for the digital bank licence, ranging from banks, industry conglomerates, technology firms, e-commerce operators, FinTech players, cooperatives and state governments.