Enjoy a yummy icy ABC on a hot sunny afternoon!⁣

Enjoy a yummy icy ABC on a hot sunny afternoon!⁣

Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Our Community, Sabah, Sarawak
[Places]⁣⁣ Enjoy a yummy icy ABC on a hot sunny afternoon!⁣ Air Batu Campur (ABC) or commonly known as Ais Kacang which literally means “mixed ice” and "bean ice" is a cool dessert which is commonly found in Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore. It is made up of shaved ice topped with gula Melaka (concentrated brown sugar syrup), coloured syrup, roasted peanuts and evaporated milk.⁣ Common colourful ingredients that goes into the bowl include cendol, kidney beans, red beans, creamed corns and grass jelly. Depending on the stall and outlets that serve it, a scoop of ice cream or two is added as a finishing touch to tantalise your sweet taste buds. It’s a popular choice of dessert during warm or scorching hot weathers!⁣⁣ Follow us 👉 @aseanbuzz⁣⁣⁣ Follow us 👉…
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The Famous Cat City of Sarawak, Malaysia

The Famous Cat City of Sarawak, Malaysia

Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Our Community
Kuching is the capital city of Sarawak which is part of East Malaysia and is located on the wider island of Borneo. The city is known for being the home of a number of indigenous groups such as the Iban and the Dayaks, and people flock here to learn more about the unique culture found in this part of Malaysia. For many visitors, the highlight of a visit to Borneo is the chance to visit a traditional longhouse and see how people would have lived here in the days of old. ⁣ You may also be surprised to find that Kuching is covered in statues of cats, and the reason for this is said to come from a miscommunication during the colonial period when the local people were asked the…
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Ragunan Zoo, Jakarta, Indonesia

Ragunan Zoo, Jakarta, Indonesia

Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Our Community
[Places] ⁣ Ragunan Zoo, Jakarta, Indonesia 🇮🇩 ⁣⁣ Located Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta, Rangunan Zoo is a popular destination for local residents, as well as visitors to the capital. Spread across 147 hectares, the zoo is set out in a tropical setting with big open spaces, making it a favorite destination to enjoy a picnic while learning about wildlife. The zoo is open to the public from Tuesday to Sunday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m but is closed on Mondays.⁣ Home to over 3000 animals and more than 200 species. Many of the animals are endangered and threatened from all parts of Indonesia.⁣ For the young visitors, special attractions include the Children's Zoo, which houses animals that appeal to young children, such as a talking cockatoo. ⁣⁣ The highlight…
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Usahawan Muda Diminta Bekerjasama Dengan MED

Usahawan Muda Diminta Bekerjasama Dengan MED

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Smart City
Usahawan muda harus bekerjasama dengan Kementerian Pembangunan Usahawan (MED) dan agensi-agensi di bawahnya secara aktif bagi membantu meluaskan perniagaan mereka di luar pasaran tempatan. Menterinya Datuk Seri Redzuan Yusof berkata kemeterian menerusi agensi di bawahnya sentiasa membantu usahawan muda terutamanya golongan yang memulakan perniagaan buat pertama kali dan ingin mengembangkan perniagaan mereka di dalam negara dan rantau ini. ''Jangan tunggu kami (agensi di bawah kementerian) untuk datang kepada anda (usahawan). Kamu mesti proaktif dan berunding dengan kami untuk membantu perniagaan anda.Agensi di bawah kementerian akan menyadiakan latihan dan kaedah sesuai dalam membantu meningkatkan perniagaan anda,'' katanya kepada pemberita selepas menyampaikan ucapptama pada Hari Usahawan Malaysia- ASEAN 2019 di sini semalam. Redzuan berkata kementerian akan menjadi jambatan bagi usahawan untuk memperolehi kemudahan dan latihan terbaik bagi mengembangkan perniagaan mereka. Terdahulu dalam…
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Usahawan muda perlu teroka peluang ke Asean

Usahawan muda perlu teroka peluang ke Asean

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
KUALA LUMPUR 4 Mac- Kerajaan menggesa golongan usahawan muda di negara ini mengintai peluang yang lebih luas dan menjalinkan kerjasama dengan usahawan dari negara Asean bagi tempoh beberapa tahun akan datang. Malah Menteri Pembangunan Usahawan, Datuk Seri Mohd. Redzuan Yusof berkata, golongan tersebut juga perlu bersama-sama dengan kementerian itu dan juga pelbagai agensi lain bagi memperluaskan perniagaan ke peringkat antarabangsa pada masa hadapan. Katanya, kementerian itu mahu mewujudkan dan membangunkan perusahaan berasaskan inovasi ke peringkat lebih tinggi yang mampu bergerak pantas. “Sasaran ini boleh dicapai menerusi pembangunan teknologi terkini dan pelbagai aplikasi baharu yang lain. “Oleh itu, usahawan muda perlu berani, bukan hanya mendengar untuk menjadi juara,” katanya dalam sidang akhbar sempena Majlis Pelancaran Hari Usahawan Malaysia Asean (Huma2019) di sini hari ini. [Source: "Usahawan muda perlu teroka peluang ke…
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Malaysia-ASEAN Entrepreneurs day: Students capture the spirit of entrepreneurship

Malaysia-ASEAN Entrepreneurs day: Students capture the spirit of entrepreneurship

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Smart City
KUALA LUMPUR, 8 March 2019 – Instilling entrepreneurship mindset and qualities among students may be considered paramount or of similar importance with equipping them with the knowledge of their fields. Students should not therefore confine their minds in wanting to become mere job seekers, rather, they should step forward to become job creators. Hari Usahawan Malaysia-ASEAN (HUMA) – Malaysia-ASEAN Entrepreneurs Day 2019 was held on Tuesday (5 March) at Mahkota Hall, SME Corp, Platinum Sentral. It was a collaboration between Malaysian Association of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs (MAAYE) and the Entrepreneurship Secretariat of IIUM’s Student Representative Council (SRC) 2018/2019. Its aims were in line with acknowledging potential entrepreneurs and arranging a platform for students to hone their entrepreneurship skills and knowledge, apart from extending their network to experience the world of…
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Come forward if you have any startup ideas — Gobind

Come forward if you have any startup ideas — Gobind

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
KUALA LUMPUR (March 4): The Pakatan Harapan (PH) Government is willing to listen to any quarters, including the B40 and M40 groups, and help them with startup ideas and proposals in order to increase their income, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo. He said the Ministry and its agencies, such as Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation Sdn Bhd (MDEC) and the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), would look into the proposals and then decide on how to help these groups — from taxi drivers to FELDA settlers and farmers — to realise their ideas of introducing any application or upgrading their current business models. “Many companies have approached the Ministry, MDEC or MCMC with their ideas. They also have applications and solutions for different sectors. That's why I…
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Cabinet to restore equal status to Sabah, S’wak

Cabinet to restore equal status to Sabah, S’wak

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Sabah, Sarawak
Liew Vui Keong KOTA KINABALU: The Federal Cabinet has agreed to table the proposal to amend Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution to restore Sabah and Sarawak’s status as equal partners under one nation, at the upcoming parliamentary session. “As at today (Friday), I am pleased to announce that, last Wednesday, the Cabinet had agreed to table the amendment to Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution – to make Sabah, Sarawak and Peninsular Malaysia as equal partners. “This is a giant leap towards the realisation of the implementation of the Malaysian Agreement 1963 (MA63),” said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong. Liew disclosed that the next parliament sitting is scheduled to start on March 11 (next Monday). “I believe that this will cause a ripple effect…
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Grab confirms $1.46B investment from SoftBank’s Vision Fund

Grab confirms $1.46B investment from SoftBank’s Vision Fund

Digital Economy, Industry 4.0, Smart City
Grab has become the newest addition to the SoftBank Vision Fund after it announced today that it has pulled in a $1.46 billion investment from the super fund. The Southeast Asian ridesharing company said the new money will be used to further its super app strategy, which is aimed at making its service a daily app for consumers, but it is also likely to be used to battle rival Go-Jek. The deal — which was first reported by TechCrunch in December — takes Grab’s ongoing Series H round to $4.5 billion. Other investors in that round include Toyota, Booking Holdings, Microsoft and Hyundai. The new deal means Grab has now raised more than $7.5 billion to date. Grab, which bought out Uber’s local business last year, was last valued at $11 billion when it secured…
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The Best of StartUp Borneo Featured at HUMA’19

The Best of StartUp Borneo Featured at HUMA’19

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, FinTech, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
Sempena MALAYSIA-ASEAN ENTREPRENEUR'S DAY 2019 atau HARI USAHAWAN MALAYSIA ASEAN 2019, komuniti StartUp Borneo diketuai oleh Abdul Qaiyum Alidin dan wakili Timogah, MyAgro, Borneo Skycam, ISparks, dan juga Bugaga Teraphy telah berkesempatan membuka pameran pada 5Mac2019 di ibu pejabat SME Corp di Kuala Lumpur.Turut mengunjungi dan melawat pameran dari komuniti StartUp Borneo adalah tetamu kehormat pada hari itu iaitu YB Datuk Seri Redzuan, Menteri dalam Kementerian Pembangunan Usahawan (MED).Para hadirin juga ramai mengerumuni pameran dari komuniti StartUp Borneo untuk mengetahui perancangan serta pembangunan komuniti startup yang bakal diusahakan. Komuniti StartUp Borneo akan terus dibangunkan terutamanya bermula di Kuching dan seterusnya seluruh Sarawak untuk mengukuhkan ekosistem keusahawanan terutamanya pembangunan startup melalui platform digital sebelum berkembang ke seluruh negara dan seterusnya ke peringkat Asean."Thank you to Malaysia Association of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs…
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