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Full steam ahead for SMEs

As small and medium enterprises (SMEs) contribute more than one-third to Malaysia’s economy, it comes as no surprise that this segment continues to be recognised by the new government and private sectors as an important growth engine.

RHB sees small business as growing, profitable segment

Maintain buy with a fair value of RM6.10: We maintain our buy call on RHB Bank with an unchanged fair value of RM6.10 per share (0.9 times financial year 2019 or FY19 book value per share), supported by a return on equity of 8.9%.

SMEs remain a major facet for UOB Bank

KUCHING: With small-medium enterprises (SMEs) making up 97 per cent of business in Malaysia while providing close to 4 million employment opportunities, United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd’s (UOB Bank) next goal is to support this cornerstone through comprehensive and innovative solutioning.

Cover Story: The first 100 days - Clarity on five necessary fixes

This will take time, at least five years, to stabilise but it has to start now and everyone wants to know the plan, starting with Budget 2019.

UOB Malaysia and SJPP tie-up to offer government-guaranteed financing to SMEs

United Overseas Bank Malaysia (UOB) has partnered with Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan (SJPP), an administrator and manager of credit guarantee schemes under Malaysia’s Ministry of Finance, to offer government-guaranteed financing to small and medium-sized enterprises (SME).

UOB Malaysia signs deal with SJPP to offer loans to SMEs

PETALING JAYA: United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd has signed an agreement with Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Bhd (SJPP) to offer government-guaranteed financing to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs)