Wednesday, March 09, 2005

Useful Malaysian Sites – Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Small and Medium Industries Development Corporation

The SME Information and Advisory Center provides useful information and links for Malaysian SMEs.

Ministry Of Entrepreneur Development

Various government programs for Malaysian entrepreneurs.

Technopreneurs Association of Malaysia

Information on the Cradle Investment Programmme, and Excite the Entrepreneur Education Programme.

CCTD Resource Center

A directory with the following topics: Incubators and incubation; Investment and Venture Funding; and Entrepreneur Development.

Malaysian Franchise Association

The Malaysian Franchise Association was formed in 1994 to support the implementation of the Government program to promote entrepreneurship through franchising.

Sunday, March 06, 2005

Useful Malaysian Sites - Investing

Bursa Malaysia

Formerly known as the KLSE, Bursa Malaysia provides up to date information on stock prices of stocks listed on the main and secondary boards of the exchange.

Securities Commission

The web site has some good information. The Malaysian Investor Website is helpful in explaining all the aspects of investing. Very useful!

Bursa Malaysian Derivatives Berhad

The web site provides the Malaysian investor with information on trading in options and futures.

Thursday, February 24, 2005

Useful Malaysian Sites - Statistics

Department of Statistics – Malaysia

The web site provides key statistics on the Malaysian economy. Also, the web site provides links to other world wide statistical agencies.

Bank Negara – The Central Bank of Malaysia

The web site provides a wide range of topics such as: interest rates; KLSE indices; exchange rates; and key economic and financial variables.

MITI – Ministry of International Trade and Industry.

The web site provides information on Malaysian external trade statistics.

The World Fact book

Compiled by the CIA, the web site provides good coverage of the Malaysian geography, people, climate, government, and the economy.

Department of Veterinary Services Malaysia

This web site provides information on the Malaysian livestock population up to 2003.

Malaysian Timber Council

The web site provides statistical information on the Malaysian Timber Industries.


The web site provides statistical information on a variety categories: basic categories; health; education; nutrition; economics; women; and child protection.

World Health Organisation

The web site provides statistics on health related matters regarding Malaysia.

MIDA – Malaysian Industrial Development Authority

MIDA is the government's principal agency for the promotion and coordination of industrial development. The web site provides information on doing business in Malaysia.