Before you begin to use legal contracts for your business or another reason, it is important to fully review such documents and understand them. You should take the time to familiarize yourself with any symbols or abbreviations that are used in legal documents. It is your responsibility to research this information or get additional legal help so that you can ultimately protect your interests.… Read More

One of the most critical elements in the propulsion system of a marine vessel is the shaft. Propulsion systems with shafts that become corroded over time due to electrochemical potential between the metal shaft and seawater lose their efficiency at transferring work or energy from the vessel’s engine to its exterior propulsion system, which provides thrust to move the vessel forward.… Read More


A serviced office and a virtual office are different things, but both are alternatives to having to buy a building right off the bat. It is possible to run a business and interact with employees in a professional manner without having to own a building.


Many business people who come to Malaysia do not intent to stay long.… Read More

Ways to Improve Investor Confidence and Obtain Private Equity Investments – Part 1

Many businesses attempt to raise capital to finance their current operations, expand their business, or adjust their debt/capital ratios. In order to do so businesses need to tap either public or private equity markets. While public equity markets provide businesses with the ability to generate significant amounts of capital, there are many costs associated with doing so.… Read More

When I saw the online printing company that was introduced to me by my friend Chee Yew Wen, I realized that I can ask for the company’s help in my wish to make an online store. Through online printing, I can acquire a banner that is not only beautiful to look at but can grab the attention of many internet users as well.… Read More

A venture capital investment is a way to provide large-scale funding for high-potential, growth companies. In this type of investment, a venture capitalist provides funding for a new business venture in exchange for equity in the company. The venture capitalist will get a return on his investment either by the sale of the company or by selling shares to the public.… Read More

Successful businesses and corporate empires are founded on dreams. An individual with a promising idea, drive and the know-how to implement it can turn his/her dream into a million- or billion-dollar company. However, starting out as a novice entrepreneur with limited resources will be extremely challenging to overcome. In most cases, these people look for additional assistance to get their schemes and ideas off the ground.… Read More

Setting up a business in Singapore is a two- step process. It is important to research the different categories of companies that are available and match the type of business that you are looking to get into. Furthermore, after you have done your research and picked a company, you will need to go through the company’s registration process.… Read More

The culinary arts business has always proven to be one of the most stable industries around the globe. Many young adults consider applying their passion for food into creating catering services, usually with a specific vision in mind. However, this type of business may be difficult to sustain and will require diligence, dedication and an array of exceptional skills to succeed and bring superb profits.… Read More

Raising money for Asian private-equity tumbled by nearly a quarter in the first half of 2012, according to Asian Venture Capital Journal (AVCJ). Transactions also fell. Investors were spooked by weak markets and high valuations in IPO offers, the Journal wrote.

The Asian region took in $26.2 billion in funds, which was 23.4 percent less than money raised at the same time last year.… Read More