Ministry to help entrepreneurs affected by pandemic

The Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives Ministry is extending financial assistance and training for entrepreneurs affected by the Covid-19 pandemic through various programmes. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Kamal Ariffin, August 5, 2020.

THE Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives Ministry (MEDAC) and its agencies have undertaken various initiatives in terms of financing and training to help entrepreneurs, especially youth, endure the impact of Covid-19.

The ministry said among the initiatives implemented were providing funds for entrepreneurs, deferring loan repayment or moratorium, introducing online entrepreneurship training and guidance, and implementing high-impact programmes.

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  • First, assess the programmes to make sure the entrepreneurs will benefit from it. It should be high quality programmes that is impactful. If the programmes are not up to standard it shouldnt be conducted as it will just be a waste of the entrepreneurs time and a waste of government money.

    Posted 1 month ago by Elyse Gim