Selfless Malaysian using technology to crowdsource for help during Covid-19 lockdown

The lockdown is really bringing all of us Malaysian together. Malaysians, regardless of races or religions are coming together to help other affected Malaysian as there are so many people affected by the lockdown especially the day labourers. I want to share about two things, the #digitalvscovid and the #kitajagakita initiatives. First, under a hashtag,…

Food delivery services are losing a great opportunity to be good during this pandemic

I read this news today about how food delivery services are taking service charge of between 20-30% fee from the F&B delivered from mamak restaurants. The mamak restaurant owners association is now asking for the food delivery services to reduce their service charges. They are saying that if they continue charging this high, they worry…

USD30k grant by Financial Lab to find financial health solutions for gig workers

The Financial Innovation Lab (FinLab) under the United Nation Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) is running a “Gig Economy Challenge”. They are giving a grant for gig economy solution. What’s the “Gig Economy Challenge”? The idea is to source for MVPs that can be piloted in KL that can offer solutions that can improve the financial…