Business

4IR: Benefits and Challenges

Vice president of BD4IR Syed Tamjid ur Rahman gives an overview and developments brought on by the 4IR that will benefit all levels of society, especially in Bangladesh.

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Business

Development of Halal Standards

Developing a set of global halal standards, the regulators and concerns, prior to the WIEF-SEACO Foundation Roundtable in Dhaka by Professor Irwandi Jaswir.

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Business

Meet Joe Sidek

Joe Sidek, is a force in the arts festival circuit, especially in Southeast Asia. Here he chats a little more about himself and the creative business.

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Business

Penang’s Tourism Formula

Trainer of WIEF Young Fellows 2019, former managing director of Penang Global Tourism and an intrepid tourist herself, Ooi Geok Ling, gives a candid interview on what makes tourism in Penang tick.

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Business

A Promising Catalyst for Growth

Khalid Howladar answers a few questions on how Islamic finance can further catalyse growth and if it’s successful as an alternative financial system.

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Informative & Scope

Quick Focus: What Drives Sustainability?

Sustainability is key for not only a healthy environment but also longevity of businesses and stability of the economy. A few individuals from varied backgrounds speak on just what drives sustainability.

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Informative & Scope

Starting Young

Melati and Isabel Wijsen started Bye Bye Plastic Bags which focused on eradicating the use of plastic bags in Bali. They proved that, when it comes to making a difference, age really doesn’t matter.

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Business

Renewable Building Material

Bamboo is a sustainable and a good building material and material of choice for IBUKU, a Bali-based architectural design company. Elora Hardy talks about using them to create stunning buildings.

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