Trademarks Act 2019 in Malaysia Brings Intellectual Property Protection to International Standards

The new Trademarks Act 2019 (“TMA 2019”), which repealed the previous Trade Marks Act 1976 (“old Act”), has fundamentally changed the trademark law and registration system in Malaysia following its accession to the Madrid Protocol administered by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (“WIPO”) in Geneva, Switzerland that came into effect on 27 December 2019.

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打入马来西亚市场必知:营商环境、发展机遇和风土人情

长久以来中马关系总体向好,大马政府对中国投资的欢迎态度吸引许多中国企业落地营商,而中马两国相近的文化同样助力中国企业落地后更容易取得成功。本文将由香港马来西亚协会副主席Janice Chew向大家讲解如何善用中马文化契合点创造营商机遇、马来西亚潜力行业、以及马来风土人情小贴士。

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企业如何在马来西亚招聘员工?雇主必须要知的三件事

中国企业在马来西亚完成公司注册后,就可以马上招聘员工,大展拳脚了吗?其实在雇用当地和外籍员工时,有一些特别事项和步骤需要留意。这次, Janice将为我们继续介绍在大马招聘当地和外地员工须知,以及完成招聘后必须做的3件事。

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Malaysia Topping as Cashless Society and E-wallets

In the 21st century, Malaysia is seeing an emerging trend in digitalisation and e-commerce, also and to many as one of the revolutionary catalysts – ‘electronic wallets’ (e-wallets). It is a software-based system that securely stores users’ personal information, account details and payment information.

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Malaysian Shoppers Go Online

When Facebook is not just a face book anymore! When brick-and-mortar stores have now transformed to browse-and-click with the use of actual or virtual keyboard, and where e-shopping is as easy as with just a few clicks at the comforts of your own home – Hello! It’s online shopping!

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[Employment] Economic Stimulus Packages in Malaysia

The Wage Subsidy Program was introduced by the government under the second stimulus package to prevent large-scale retrenchment by funding a portion of the employees’ wages and to ensure that businesses remain sustainable.

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[Sector Focus: SME] Economic Stimulus Packages in Malaysia

It is proposed that micro-SMEs would be entitled to a special grant amounting to RM3,000. In order to enjoy the above special grant, the micro-SME must be registered with the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia and a list of eligible micro-SMEs would be obtained from the Local Authorities and Companies Commission of Malaysia by the Government.

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