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Reimagining business applications to be better together 

Modern organisations use a range of applications to suit their varied business needs and while this provides flexibility, it also gives rise to the risk of shadow IT. With a distributed work environment now the norm, it’s important that businesses ensure they have a single, connected...


New analysis reveals the importance of SMEs to the British economy  

New research reveals how important SMEs are for the British economy as they contribute more than £2 trillion in turnover and employ 44% of the British workforce.   The study, by the School of Marketing, analysed the latest ONS and government data on the number of SMEs in 2021 to...


British business owners dip into their own pockets as cost-of-living crisis bites 

Almost three-quarters of entrepreneurs have admitted to dipping into their personal savings in the last month to save their business from going under, according to new research commissioned by the  Parliament Street think tank.  Independent research company, Censuswide was commissioned...


Oracle invests US$1 million to support African tech start-ups 

Oracle has announced support of US$1 million for tech start-ups in Africa that will help accelerate its digital initiatives with the latest cloud technologies and business resources. Led by Oracle for Startups, Oracle will provide extra resources and support to technology start-ups across Africa...


PP Telecommunication advances Digital Transformation in Malaysia with Juniper Networks 

Juniper Networks, a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, has announced that it has been selected by PP Telecommunication (PPTEL), a leading network service provider based in Sarawak, to provide solutions to build a new core network that will support its growth plans.   This...


Cost of living crisis and employee burnout causes worker flight risk for British businesses 

Employment Hero has found that British small businesses are facing a rocky road ahead as only 40% of employees feel fairly paid for their work and over half of the workforce have a work-life balance that is average or poor. The research, which surveyed over 2,000 employees, also found...


Hey Karry is on a mission to restore customer experience back into the hands of businesses 

Hey Karry is a Dubai-based technology start-up offering last-mile delivery services to small and medium enterprises (SMEs), enabling their Direct2Consumer channel. It has developed a user-centric, easy-to-use technology platform that allows companies to fulfil their last-mile delivery while...


American office workers are demanding more flexible working conditions 

New research has revealed that almost half (49%) of American office workers aged between 25-34 – commonly referred to as Generation Y – are ready to walk away from their job and look for new opportunities if flexibility is not provided by their employer.  It is surprising then...


Medcart achieves AU$10 million in sales with innovative online marketplace

Marketplacer, a global technology platform that enables brands, retailers, suppliers, communities and innovators to easily build and grow successful online marketplaces at scale, has announced it has enabled Australian health and medical start-up, Medcart, to achieve annual sales of...


Technology is the key to small business growth 

Singaporean small businesses that leverage technology are more likely to experience business growth, according to global professional accounting body, CPA Australia.  Around one-third (36.4%) of Singapore’s small businesses grew in 2021, a slight increase from 35.5% in...


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