Petronas Carigali To Build Concrete Drain, Walkway at Batu Satu

Petronas Carigali To Build Concrete Drain, Walkway at Batu Satu

Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Fishing, General, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City
Petronas Carigali to build concrete drain, walkway at Batu Satu MIRI (September 26): Petronas Carigali has agreed to undertake a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) project to construct a concrete drain and the missing road link across a high pressure gas pipeline for fishermen at Batu Satu to access both their new and old boatsheds. With this issue settled, the fishing community here wants the federal government to get cracking in rolling out the approved coastal protection project and not delay it. Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Lee Kim Shin, who is also Senadin assemblyman, said this issue was resolved after a year of negotiations with Petronas which owns the pipeline coming in from the sea. “The road is the missing link as fishermen can pull their boats…
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Borneo Agriculture Project

Borneo Agriculture Project

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Our Community, Sarawak
Agriculture Project in Borneo KUCHING (Sept 19): The idea of this project is to help local farmers in Borneo especially Sarawak. This project is intiated by ENACTUS UNIMAS in collaboration with TIMOGAH.com and StartUp Borneo. ENACTUS UNIMAS, an entrepreneur community in UNIMAS have started collecting inputs and gathered data in order to develop the Agriculture Project in Borneo. Some business dealers are gaining significant amount of sales and not distributing reasonable profits back to the farmers. Figure 1: The Agriculture Project is an initiative to help local farmers in Borneo. Among the agricultural products that were available and being reported by local farmers is pineapple. However, due to factory standards and requirements most of the pineapples are not being processed and thrown away. This has caused huge lose among the community especially farmers…
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Ah Mei Vegetarian Delivery in UNIMAS

Ah Mei Vegetarian Delivery in UNIMAS

Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Our Community, Sarawak
Ah Mei Vegetarian Delivery in UNIMAS KUCHING (Sept 19): Ah Mei Vegetarian Delivery being initiated due to the high demand of vegetarian food in UNIMAS. Today the Ah Mei Vegetarian Delivery received more than 6 orders per day and the order is expected to increase. This is one of ENACTUS UNIMAS first project to assist M40 and B40 community or low income families. As an entrepreneur community in UNIMAS, ENACTUS UNIMAS have plan to provide support and business services such as poster design, building Facebook page, advertisement and campaign, and many more. The target segment and priority is mainly to help M40 and B40 families or people with low income especially housewives that needed extra income to support their monthly commitment. Figure 1: Ah Mei Vegetarian Delivery in UNIMAS. ENACTUS UNIMAS and…
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Jalinkan Kerjasama Dengan Rakan Industri Di Negara Jiran

Jalinkan Kerjasama Dengan Rakan Industri Di Negara Jiran

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, General, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Sarawak, Smart City
Jalinkan kerjasama dengan rakan industri di negara jiran KUCHING (19 Ogos): Golongan usahawan termasuk syarikat-syarikat permulaan tempatan disaran menjalinkan kerjasama dengan rakan-rakan industri di negara-negara jiran termasuk Indonesia untuk mengembangkan perniagaan. Figure 1: RASMI: Abang Abdul Karim merasmikan program ‘Startup Borneo Pre-Pitching’ Siri Kedua di MPC Wilayah Sarawak, Kuching semalam. Ahli Lembaga Pengarah Perbadanan Produktiviti Malaysia (MPC) Wilayah Sarawak Datuk Abang Abdul Karim Tun Openg berkata, jalinan kerjasama itu akan membuka peluang perniagaan sekali gus menguntungkan kedua-dua pihak. “Misalnya, upacara penyerahan dokumen Memorandum Persefahaman (MoU) antara StartUp Borneo dan Himpunan Pengusaha Muda Indonesia Kalimantan Barat (HIPMI KALBAR) hari ini (semalam) merupakan platform terbaik kepada kedua-dua negara berjiran, Sarawak dan Indonesia. “Saya harap peluang kerjasama antara kedua-dua organisasi terbabit dimanfaatkan sepenuhnya, bukan sahaja dari segi ekonomi bahkan semua bidang yang boleh…
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5 Leading Startups to Emerge From Kuching

5 Leading Startups to Emerge From Kuching

Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
Let’s take a look at some of Kuching’s homegrown up-and-coming enterprises poised to make a difference KUCHING (August 10): When you’re located 977 kilometres away from the country’s capital and essentially most of the convenience that West Malaysians take for granted, naturally you learn to be independent quickly, finding ways to be self-sustainable. [embed]https://youtu.be/xlQNC76I_-M[/embed] In recent years, Kuching has quickly become a fertile ground for numerous startups that tackle various issues faced by locals, introducing innovative approaches to aid the community. With the help of localised launchpads such as Startup Borneo, more entrepreneurs are able to bring their ideas to fruition, boosting the local economy and creating more job opportunities for Sarawakians. Figure 1: Kuching, Sarawak is a vibrant city and very attractive location for many startups. Let’s take a…
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Sarawak, West Kalimantan Youths Jointly Explore Tech, e-Commerce Opportunities

Sarawak, West Kalimantan Youths Jointly Explore Tech, e-Commerce Opportunities

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
Sarawak, West Kalimantan youths jointly explore tech, e-commerce opportunities KUCHING, August 18: Aspiring young entrepreneurs in Sarawak has forged an understanding with their counterpart in West Kalimantan to jointly explore growth opportunities involving technology and e-commerce. Figure 1: Abdul Qaiyum and Denia exchanging MoUs witnessed by Abang Abdul Karim Sarawak’s StartUp Borneo inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Himpunan Pengusaha Muda Indonesia-Kalimantan Barat (Hipmi Kalbar) here today for this purpose. The signing was held at the Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC) Sarawak Region office. StartUp Borneo chairman Abdul Qaiyum Alidin said his members mounted an economic recce to Pontianak recently, and the MoU was a result of that trip. “With the signing of the MoU, we will be collaborating in more activities between Sarawak and West Kalimantan youths in how…
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TIMOGAH.com Jual Sayur Kampung Secara Dalam Talian

TIMOGAH.com Jual Sayur Kampung Secara Dalam Talian

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
TIMOGAH.com jual sayur kampung secara dalam talian KUCHING (21 Ogos): BUKAN mudah terutama bagi masyarakat yang tinggal di bandar untuk mendapatkan sayur kampung dan hasil hutan seperti daun ubi, terung dayak, daun sabong, midin, tepus, rebung, daun timun dayak bahkan ulat sagu. Figure 1: SEGAR: Heineken berada di salah sebuah ladang sayur untuk mengambil bekalan. Namun kini, semuanya boleh dibeli hanya secara dalam talian iaitu melalui Timogah.com, satu-satunya laman sesawang yang menjual hasil hutan Borneo dan turut menawarkan perkhidmatan penghantaran ke rumah atau pejabat setiap hari. Pengasas Timogah.com, Heineken Laluan, 34, berkata, inisiatifnya itu bermula pada November 2017, setelah menyedari tiadanya platform menjual sayur segar terutama yang dari Borneo secara dalam talian dengan perkhidmatan penghantaran. “Selain untuk membantu pengguna membeli sayur tempatan yang segar, hasrat kami juga adalah ingin membantu…
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Usahawan, Syarikat Permulaan Tempatan Harus Manfaatkan Potensi Ekonomi Dengan Mengembangkan Perniagaan

Usahawan, Syarikat Permulaan Tempatan Harus Manfaatkan Potensi Ekonomi Dengan Mengembangkan Perniagaan

Community Initiative, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Sarawak
Usahawan, syarikat permulaan tempatan harus manfaatkan potensi ekonomi dengan mengembangkan perniagaan KUCHING (18 Ogos): Golongan usahawan termasuk syarikat-syarikat permulaan tempatan disaran menjalinkan kerjasama dengan rakanrakan industri di negara-negara jiran termasuk Indonesia untuk mengembangkan perniagaan. Ahli Lembaga Pengarah Perbadanan Produktiviti Malaysia (MPC) Wilayah Sarawak Datuk Abang Abdul Karim Tun Openg berkata, jalinan kerjasama itu akan membuka peluang perniagaan sekali gus menguntungkan kedua-dua pihak. Figure 1: RASMI: Abang Abdul Karim merasmikan program ‘Startup Borneo Pre-Pitching’ Siri Kedua di MPC Wilayah Sarawak, Kuching semalam. “Misalnya, upacara penyerahan dokumen Memorandum Persefahaman (MoU) antara StartUp Borneo dan Himpunan Pengusaha Muda Indonesia Kalimantan Barat (HIPMI KALBAR) hari ini (semalam) merupakan platform terbaik kepada kedua-dua negara berjiran, Sarawak dan Indonesia. “Saya harap peluang kerjasama antara kedua-dua organisasi terbabit dimanfaatkan sepenuhnya, bukan sahaja dari segi ekonomi bahkan semua…
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MoU To Empower Businesses, Entrepreneur Devt In Borneo

MoU To Empower Businesses, Entrepreneur Devt In Borneo

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City
MoU to empower businesses, entrepreneur devt in Borneo Figure 1: Abang Karim (third left) together with other guests look at one of the inventions pitched at the event. KUCHING (July 18): Startup Borneo and Himpunan Pengusaha Muda Indonesia Kalimantan Barat (HipmiKalbar) yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to empower businesses and entrepreneur development on the Borneo island. The exchange of MoU ceremony which saw Startup Borneo represented by chairman Abdul Qaiyum Alidin and HipmiKalbar represented by Denia Yuniarti Abdusamad, was held in conjunction with Startup Borneo’s second series of its Pre Pitching event. Present to witness the exchange of MoU was Malaysian Productivity Council (MPC) chairman Datuk Abang Karim Tun Abang Openg. When speaking at the event, Abang Karim said the MoU offered a new platform for entrepreneurs from…
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StartUp Borneo Visits To Kalimantan Barat Could Attract New Investment For Malaysia and Indonesia

StartUp Borneo Visits To Kalimantan Barat Could Attract New Investment For Malaysia and Indonesia

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Kalimantan, Our Community
KALIMANTAN BARAT (23 April 2018): StartUp Borneo visited the operation site for MyAgro, an integrated agro-business and agro-tourism center in Pontianak, Kalimantan Barat. The visit to MyAgro operation center was organized by Pak Uray Tiar Fahrozi. Pak Uray Tiar Fahrozi is the Chief Executive Officer of MyAgro and a member of HIPMI KALBAR (Himpunan Pengusaha Muda Indonesia - Kalimantan Barat). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bi6Ru9o9ZgY&feature=youtu.be The visit was set up in order to explore potential new collaboration between Malaysia and Indonesia. StartUp Borneo together with MyAgro had also conducted an extensive field visit to see a local breeder in Pontianak and a special dialogue highlighting on the operation scenario on site, challenges, and opportunities for new potential investment in organic farming project was also discussed. StartUp Borneo delegations led by Abdul Qaiyum Alidin, StartUp…
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