Cover art for podcast DailyStraits.com

DailyStraits.com

125 EpisodesProduced by dailystraits.comWebsite

Howdy! We are a news and current affairs website with a special focus on all things business-related. Our tagline is "Something Different." What you will listen to on this channel are mainly interviews and also our articles read by robots.Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/dailystraitsdotc… read more

125 Episodes | 2021 - 2022

Podcast: Bikesh Lakhmichand of 1337 Ventures

June 10th, 2022

30:49

Helping The Underdogs 


By June Ramli


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Kuala Lumpur-based Bikesh Lakhmichand the founding partner of 1337 Ventures - Malaysia’s first …

Australian Made Week June 6-12

June 6th, 2022

3:55

Support Australian Made Week to cash in on economic benefits


During Australian Made Week (6–12 June), shoppers and businesses will be urged to seek …

Podcast: Sami Chlagou of Cross the Ages

May 9th, 2022

24:36

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest this time around is Paris-based gaming industry veteran Sami Chlagou who is the CEO and founder of five international game development studios, …

Podcast: Richard Conway of Pure SEO

May 8th, 2022

27:49

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. 

Our guest is Auckland-based Richard Conway who is an entrepreneur, mentor and investor and advisor for a range of high tech businesses. 

Having founded Pure …

Podcast: Datuk Yasmin Mahmood Of Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

April 22nd, 2022

33:32

Climbing To The Top In Stilettos  


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Kuala Lumpur-based Datuk Yasmin Mahmood. Yasmin has a highly distinguished career, spanning three …

Podcast: Datuk Vinod Sekhar of Petra Group

April 14th, 2022

44:20

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Malaysian businessman Datuk Dr Vinod Sekhar who is the Chairman …

Podcast: Kristy and Bryce of "Quit Like A Millionaire"

April 12th, 2022

28:27

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guests today are Canadian authors Kristy Shen and Bryce Leung of the book 'Quit Like A Millionaire.’  Published in 2019, Kristy and Bryce's maiden book …

Podcast: Simin Saghafi Of Iran

April 8th, 2022

29:29

By June Ramli


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Tehran-based journalist and travel writer Simin Saghafi.

I met Simin several years ago as a reporter during a work to Iran. …

Severe Thunderstorm Expected In NSW

March 24th, 2022

2:11

Sydney, March 24: Severe thunderstorms and moderate to heavy rainfall likely for parts of New South Wales

Parts of eastern New South Wales, extending into the northern and central inland, can expect widespread rainfall …

News - Severe Thunderstorms Expected

March 23rd, 2022

2:29

Severe Thunderstorms Expected 


Sydney, March 23: Severe thunderstorms are expected across New South Wales and may bring widespread moderate rainfall to previously flood-impacted areas in New South Wales, from Wednesday …

Exclusive Interview With Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad

March 22nd, 2022

24:02

By June Ramli  


Seri Kembangan, March 21: Former Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad had held the top job as the nation’s premier not …

Podcast: Melcom Copeland of Wadzpay

March 9th, 2022

35:45

Welcome to another episode with 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today we speak to WadzPay’s Group Head of Market Development for Blockchain Payments – Melcom Copeland. Copeland has over 20 years of customer-centric …

Podcast: Tessa Shaw of Waiheke Walking Trust

February 17th, 2022

24:12

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is New Zealand-based, Waiheke Walking Trust Chair, Tessa Shaw. The Waiheke Trust is a charitable organisation that hosts the Waiheke …

Podcast: Christopher Clarke of Kokoswap

January 28th, 2022

17:22

By June Ramli 


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Dubai-based Christopher Clarke, the newly appointed CEO at Kokoswap. Clarke is a unique individual who comes from a …

Podcast: Steve Pirie of Wonder & Wander

December 16th, 2021

26:40

By June Ramli


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is New Zealand-based entrepreneur Steve Pirie, the founder of Wonder & Wander. Pirie is a serial entrepreneur who started …

Podcast: Mohd Nasrul Mohd Nasir of the Customs Museum

November 29th, 2021

47:09

By June Ramli

If you’ve watched the Disney movie Raya, you would really be able to resonate with this latest podcast series that I’ve prepared for you.

Podcast: Ahmad Fuad Osman Of Enrique de Malacca

November 29th, 2021

37:55

By June Ramli


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. This new show is slightly different from our usual chit chat about entrepreneurship and all things related to the business world. In this …

Podcast: Stanley Henry of The Attention Seeker

November 28th, 2021

30:09

By June Ramli


The Power Of LinkedIn


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is New Zealand-based Stanley Henry of The Attention Seeker.

The Attention Seeker is a digital marketing …

Podcast: Diana Talit of Matrade New York

September 25th, 2021

26:43

By June Ramli 


Malaysia in US 


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today, Diana Talit who is New York Trade Commissioner for the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation or …

Podcast: Kalimullah Hassan Of ECM Libra

September 23rd, 2021

31:31

By June Ramli


Malaysia’s Rupert Murdoch


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, I have a special guest to introduce you …

The Adoption of Cobots

September 8th, 2021

5:11

By James McKew


The retail landscape has transformed dramatically from the continuous digitalisation of the industry, exacerbated by the onslaught of the pandemic. Consumers in the Asia Pacific are now increasingly …

DIY Tips For An Endemic

September 7th, 2021

9:19

By Prof Dr James Koh Kwee Choy


Judging from the reported number of COVID-19 positive cases in Malaysia and around the world, the task to bring infections down to zero is near impossible.

In all honesty, we are all …

Money Making Period Cups

September 4th, 2021

8:10

Exclusive


By June Ramli


We recently sat down with Kimberli Schuitman, the founder of MyCup.Co.NZ. and My Cup Menstrual Cups. Whilst running her other …

In The Face Of Adversity

August 31st, 2021

5:56

By Eric Cheng


It has been an interesting six years building Carsome into what we are today. We have been on a journey to digitise Southeast Asia’s used car industry and elevate the car buying and selling experience …

Meet Our Sellers

August 29th, 2021

8:50

By June Ramli

Sydney, August 28: It has been some months since we started our marketplace Tapiroo.com and the good news is that there has been some progress. We have set up a website and have even three sellers currently …

Podcast: Kate Meads of Waste Free with Kate & Co.

August 22nd, 2021

28:13

By June Ramli


From The Nappy Lady to a Waste Enthusiast


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Kate Meads (pictured above) of Waste Free with Kate & Co. Based in Tauranga, …

Podcast: Pablo Kraus of Ecostore

August 20th, 2021

21:39

By June Ramli

Becoming The Next Aldi

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com.In this episode, we break away from our usual entrepreneurial chit-chat and speak to the managing director of Ecostore …

Podcast: Chris Humphrey of EU-ASEAN Business Council

August 20th, 2021

25:05

By June Ramli


ASEAN The Next EU?

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. In this episode, we break away from our usual entrepreneurial chit-chat and speak to Chris Humphrey (pictured above), the …

Podcast: Rebecca Percasky of Better Packaging Co.

August 20th, 2021

29:34

By June Ramli

Saving The World Through Sustainable Packaging

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com.  Our guest today is Auckland-based entrepreneur Rebecca Percasky, the co-director and a …

The Impacts Of COVID-19 To Refugees

August 17th, 2021

10:19

A study has explored the mental health impact of COVID-19 on refugees and asylum seekers in Australia. Read the full article at DailyStraits.com

Should the COVID-19 Vaccine Impact your Surgery Schedule?

August 17th, 2021

5:50

Dr Mohamad Fadhil Hadi (pictured) Consultant Anaesthesiologist & Critical Care at ALTY Orthopedic Hospital shares more information on the effects …

Investing In Youth Development And STEM

August 5th, 2021

6:48

By Jim Falteisek

The global COVID-19 pandemic has taught us that we need the field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) more …

Debunking IVF Myths

August 2nd, 2021

4:55

Kuala Lumpur, August 3: Every couple’s fertility journey is different from the other, and some may have to turn to options such as In Vitro …

The Importance Of Qi For Nursing Mums

August 2nd, 2021

6:56

Kuala Lumpur, August 3: Most mothers-to-be would assume that when it comes to breastfeeding, the milk would flow effortlessly, and the process would …

Updates On Our Marketplace

August 2nd, 2021

2:52

By June Ramli

Hello, dear readers! Thank you for showing interest in our website DailyStraits.com thus far!

We are excited to be able to cater stories from a wide range of topics and are extremely happy to have attracted …

Podcast - Lisa Booth Of Kete Kai

July 31st, 2021

26:32

By June Ramli


A Meal Kit With A Mission


Kia Ora! Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is a New Zealand-based entrepreneur Lisa Booth (pictured above).

Lisa is the founder and CEO …

Tips On Safeguarding Your IT Systems

July 31st, 2021

7:23

Singapore, July 31: Last June 2020, Honda was forced to shut down two automotive plants due to a ransomware attack

The company was quick to reassure …

A Husband’s Ultimate Sacrifice

July 29th, 2021

6:03

Kuala Lumpur, July 30: It was a life-changing moment when 34-year-old Gordon Ling decided to give his wife a kidney − a gift that no amount of money …

Better User Experience Results In Business Success

July 29th, 2021

7:20

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29:  Getting to the crux of the matter is often something that is preached by many companies. 

On the other hand, as the common …

Shaping the Future of Urban Farming

July 26th, 2021

5:33

By James McKew

Singapore, July 26: Food security is a perennial concern for Singapore, exacerbated by the ongoing pandemic. Although Singapore has …

Podcast: Elisha Watson of Nisa

July 25th, 2021

26:03

By June Ramli


A Lingerie Line With A Twist


Kia Ora! Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes of DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is New Zealand-based entrepreneur Elisha Watson, the CEO and founder of Nisa, an underwear …

How To Treat A Frozen Shoulder

July 23rd, 2021

5:57

By Datuk Dr Badrul Shah Badaruddin


Kuala Lumpur, July 24: By now, most Malaysians are probably well-adjusted to the whole working from home routine. …

Podcast: Toby Littin of Parkable

July 23rd, 2021

24:33

By June Ramli

Expanding to the US

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is New Zealand-based entrepreneur Toby Littin, the co-founder and CEO of Parkable.

Parkable is an app that …

Serving Her Country As An Ambassador

July 20th, 2021

10:42

By June Ramli


Chitra Devi Ramiah decided to follow her innate aspiration to be of service to her country.

Seemingly, a combination of sheer luck and …

Get More Women Involved In Leadership Roles

July 18th, 2021

9:35

By June Ramli


Singapore, July 18: Despite the progress that has been made in promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace, women remain largely …

Podcast: Greg Sheehan of Playbooks

July 13th, 2021

26:27

By June Ramli


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is another New Zealand-based entrepreneur Greg Sheehan (pictured above), who is the Founder and CEO of Playbooks. PlayBooks is …

Has a year of remote work wreck your back?

July 13th, 2021

8:48

By June Ramli

Sydney, July 12: Lockdowns are a norm today - no thanks to COVID-19. In Sydney, a recent spike in cases has resulted in a total lockdown …

Podcast: Sonia McManus of Sonia Therese Design

July 11th, 2021

25:16

By June Ramli


Kia Ora! Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is New Zealand-based entrepreneur Sonia McManus, the owner of Sonia Therese Design.

After losing her previous business …

Virus Mutation: A Matter Of Survival

July 10th, 2021

10:55

Kuala Lumpur, July 10: The mention of mutation is enough to give us nightmares of viruses that evolve with the sole aim of killing mankind and taking …

Calling Out All Creative Solopreneurs

July 9th, 2021

2:54

By June Ramli

Are you a creative entrepreneur in need of some kind of help during these trying times? Well, if you are, then you are in luck cause we want to help you!

Being a creative entrepreneur takes guts, where you …

Podcast - Steve Vlok of Celo

July 7th, 2021

24:44

By June Ramli


Kia Ora! Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Steve Vlok an Auckland-based entrepreneur who founded Celo in 2014.

For those who are not in the know, Celo is an …

Podcast -Bridgette Jackson of Equal Exes

July 4th, 2021

26:05

By June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz

Turning Heartache Into a Business Venture


Kia Ora!

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Bridgette Jackson (pictured above) – the founder …

Guide On Living With COVID-19

July 2nd, 2021

9:50

KUALA LUMPUR: It has been more than a year since the first Movement Control Order stopped us in our tracks and we are still learning about the …

We Are Launching A Marketplace!

June 29th, 2021

3:03

We are launching a marketplace. Expression of interest is now open! Read more at DailyStraits.com.

Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/dailystraitsdotcom.


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out …

Podcast: Ben Gleisner of CoGo

June 27th, 2021

31:05

By June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz

Leaving A Cushy Job For Entrepreneurship


Kia Ora! Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com where we pick the brains of an awesome entrepreneur across the Tasman- …

Career Spotlight: Encouraging Gender Diversity In Construction

June 26th, 2021

16:23

By June Ramli

Despite the construction industry being open to diversity, women only make up about a tenth of the number. The construction industry is determined to promote gender diversity in its teams offering real …

Health: COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy

June 23rd, 2021

6:22

With the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines in Malaysia currently underway, many pregnant women have this one important question in their mind – should …

The Pre Launch: Siew Mei of Seniora

June 23rd, 2021

3:55

In today's pre launch series, we feature the trial and tribulations of what entrepreneur Siew Mei Chew went through to set-up her on-demand senior …

Podcast: Edward Loy of Kone Malaysia

June 21st, 2021

29:12

By June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz


Learning to Pivot


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we are gonna break away from our usual entrepreneurial chit chat and speak to a managing …

Money: Can AI take over Accountancy Jobs?

June 19th, 2021

12:38

By David Lam


This is the question often asked by parents and children who are considering their career in accountancy. Am I pursuing a career that …

Podcast: Carole Issa of Alephpreneur

June 15th, 2021

23:51

By June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz

Leaving Beirut for Sydney

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is …

Podcast: Kath Blackham of Versa

June 9th, 2021

30:04

By June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz

Starting a Business Post Maternity


Welcome to another episode with 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Kath Blackham – founder and CEO of VERSA. Melbourne- based VERSA …

Podcast: Chris South of ROI-AI

June 7th, 2021

26:53

By June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz

From Recruitment to Tech

Welcome to another episode of DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Chris South, the CEO and founder of Roi-AI.

Roi-AI is automation SAAS (software as a service) …

Podcast: Gavin Oliver of EcoZip NZ

June 3rd, 2021

25:54

Produced by June Ramli

Edited by Fazleena Aziz


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is Gavin Oliver, one of …

The Pre Launch - A Series by DailyStraits.com

May 30th, 2021

3:16

It has been two weeks since we launched Pre-Launch, a series where entrepreneurs can use our platform to impart some of their learnings with our …

Podcast: Vaughan Reed of vibe.fyi

May 29th, 2021

27:28

Producer: June Ramli

Editor: Fazleena Aziz


Changing for the Best


Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we have a very special guest with us, Vaughan Reed (pictured above), the Founder and …

Podcast: Lauren Peate, Living the American Dream in NZ

May 26th, 2021

29:47

Producer: June Ramli

Editor: Fazleena Aziz



Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we have a very special guest with us Lauren Peate, an American entrepreneur who has been living in New …

Want To Be Apart Of Our Podcast Series?

May 23rd, 2021

1:55

Hello! Thanks for showing interest to be a part of the 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com podcast series, where we interview a range of individuals such as entrepreneurs, investors, inventors or anyone who has done …

Career Spotlight: Reading News For A Living

May 23rd, 2021

4:16

By June Ramli

A career as a TV journalist has been a dream of many but it is not always easy to ace. So, today we speak to a former Radio Television Malaysia (RTM) broadcast journalist Rosli Mohd Nordin on what it takes …

Podcast: Aaron McDonald of Centrality

May 21st, 2021

30:30

Produced and Edited by June Ramli

Quitting University to Build a Business

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Our guest today is one of New Zealand’s finest businessman Aaron McDonald, the …

Podcast: Lizzi Whaley on Buying Spaceworks

May 21st, 2021

28:18

Produced and Edited by June Ramli

Buying a business instead of starting it from scratch

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we have a very special guest with us, Ms Lizzi Whaley. A …

Podcast: Jackie Ashley of Ashley & Co

May 19th, 2021

29:51

Producer: June Ramli
Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Going with your gut instincts

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we would …

Podcast: Greig Brebner of Blunt Umbrellas

May 18th, 2021

28:28

Producer: June Ramli
Editor: Fazleena Aziz
Bringing Sexy Back to the humble Umbrella

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we have a very special guest with us, Greig Brebner, the inventor …

Podcast: Morgan Coleman on Disrupting the Vet Industry

May 17th, 2021

30:10

Producer: June Ramli
Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Disrupting the $4B Vet Industry

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we …

The Pre Launch: Sofia Ang of A Spooon Full

May 17th, 2021

3:07

By Sofia Ang

My business ‘A Spooon Full’ with a triple ‘O’ is a whole food manufacturer based in Malaysia. Whole foods are generally characterised as …

Podcast: Myles Bertrand on Cloud Banking

May 16th, 2021

25:51

Producer and Editor: June Ramli

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we have a very special guest with us, Myles Bertrand - the Managing Director of Mambu Asia Pacific.
Launched in Berlin …

Podcast: Richard Fowler on buying Collectable Cars

May 14th, 2021

26:56

Producer: June Ramli
Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Buying Collectable Cars as an Investment

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. …

How Fintechs are Accelerating Islamic Finance

May 13th, 2021

4:49

Myles Bertrand, the Asia Pacific Managing Director of Mambu, a software as a service (Saas) for the banking and finance sector writes exclusively for …

The Pre Launch: Li Yen of Hawkr

May 12th, 2021

3:25

By Li Yen

My name is Li Yen and I am the founder and CEO of Hawkr, a micro cloud kitchen. The first question you probably have is, what on earth is a micro cloud kitchen? Most know what cloud kitchens are.

Cloud kitchens …

The Pre-Launch: Brian Wong of Usku

May 11th, 2021

3:40

The first series of "The Pre-Launch" has officially kick-started with an article from a Melbourne-based entrepreneur who talks about how his business …

New Series: "The Pre-Launch"

May 11th, 2021

3:36

By June Ramli

The DailyStraits.com has launched a new series titled: "Pre-launched." Click the listen now button to find out what it is all about.

--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dailystraitscom/message

Podcast: Suganthi Suparmaniam On Book Writing

May 9th, 2021

29:03

Producer: June Ramli

Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Turning A True Story Into a Netflix Series

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we have with us a former New Straits Times journalist now a …

COVID-19: When Will The Craziness Stop?

May 7th, 2021

3:08

By June Ramli

We are almost halfway through 2021 and it looks like the COVID-19 madness is here to stay, no one really knows when it will end with …

Learning The Art Of Selling

May 1st, 2021

6:28

Entrepreneur and Journalist June Ramli has been learning the art of selling in the last couple of months through various initiatives. Today, she …

Podcast: Lachlan Matheson On Starting A Business

April 30th, 2021

28:21

Producer: June Ramli
Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Ditching The Great Australian Dream

Welcome to another episode of 30 mins with DailyStraits.com. Today, we …

Podcast: Candice Meisels: Publicist In Your Pocket

April 23rd, 2021

30:10

Producer: June Ramli

Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Publicist In Your Pocket

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with DailyStraits.com. Today, we would like …

Podcast: Shoshana Eisner On Going The Extra Mile

April 22nd, 2021

25:58

Producer: June Ramli
Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Radiant Skin For The World

Welcome to another episode of 30 minutes with dailystraits.com. We recently spoke to a Sydney-based skincare brand founder Shoshana Eisner. A pharmacist …

Podcast: Dr Rajiv Bhanot’s Pursuit To Happiness

April 16th, 2021

30:31

Producer: June Ramli

In Pursuit Of Happiness

Welcome to another episode of 30 mins with DailyStraits.com. Today, we would like to introduce you to Dr …

Dailystraits.com – The Backstory

April 16th, 2021

5:11

By June Ramli

It has been a month since we started dailystraits.com. A name which I have etched in my mind since 2014. The name “Daily Straits” was derived from a short story that I was planning to do about the innings …

Career Spotlight: Styling Homes For A Living

April 14th, 2021

5:37

By June Ramli

Faiza Khan remembers the day when she became interested in interior design (ID) way back when she was in high school.
“I’ve always loved …

Podcast: Ridzwan Rahim On Swimming The Distance

April 14th, 2021

30:53

Producer: June Ramli

Editor: Fazleena Aziz

Swimming The Distance

Welcome to another 30 minutes with the DailyStraits.com podcast series, today we would …

Annyeonghaseyo From ESL Tutor

April 12th, 2021

5:14

By June Ramli

After Saxon Cheng’s editorial department was replaced by automation, he immediately started looking for a job on social media instead of the conventional method via job recruitment sites. The search paid …

Going The Right Direction

April 10th, 2021

5:09

By June Ramli

Former television news anchor Muhammed Ahmad Hamdan remembers the day too well when he decided to quit his anchoring gig at NTV7 to work on his dream of opening a small eatery. As an avid business …

Podcast: Michael Pillon of Famous Soda Co

April 9th, 2021

30:36

Producer: June Ramli 

Edited: Fazleena Aziz

Advice For Young Entrepreneurs 

Welcome to another 30 minutes with the DailyStraits.com podcast series, where we feature a range of entrepreneurs from all over the world talking …

Career Spotlight: Sub Editors, Clearing The News Clutter

April 7th, 2021

5:09

By June Ramli

When someone talks about working for a news organisation, they immediately think of journalists.
But there is another unsung role called …

Enter The Three Tigers

April 5th, 2021

5:02

By June Ramli

Back in the day, Nantha Balan dreamt of starting his own business with his friends but all those ideas for their start-ups remained idle as their lives got busy. Then something changed and they suddenly …

Health: Battling Weight Woes

April 4th, 2021

4:29

By June Ramli

Personality Datuk Nurulhidayah Ahmad Zahid was never really obese throughout her life but like many women, things soon changed when she …

Podcast: Ila Mathi of Kairu Arts

April 2nd, 2021

28:53

Starting A Marketplace For Sustainable Products

Thanks for reading us thus far. 

The DailyStraits.com is happy to announce that we have started our 30-minute podcast which features a range of diverse entrepreneurs from …

Career Spotlight: From Tronoh To Jakarta

March 30th, 2021

5:11

By June Ramli

Borhan Erwan Adaham was never a fan of his school days and he never took his studies seriously. Life was all just fun and games back in …

Career Spotlight: Persistence Pays Off Down Under

March 29th, 2021

4:58

By June Ramli

It was an unexpected decision for Priya Shanmuganathan to stay back in Melbourne, Australia after completing her Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) at Deakin University.But the desire to make it Down …

Marketing: How To Get Your Press Release Noticed

March 24th, 2021

7:44

By Karina Foo

Being a journalist for eight years has taught me a thing or a two about press releases. They are a pain to read – usually cold, …

Tech: One-Stop Centre App For Aesthetic

March 22nd, 2021

5:02

For entrepreneur Tom Goh the COVID-19 pandemic has been nothing but a blessing in disguise.

This was because, after two years of conceptualizing his business plan, Goh finally managed to put together an app specializing …

Hello!

March 21st, 2021

0:10
Hi there, this is dailystraits.com, thanks for listening!--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dailystraitscom/message

Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/dailystraitsdotcom.

See acast.com/privacy for …

Career Spotlight: Dabbling In The Freelance Zone

March 21st, 2021

6:19

Freelancing is a tough act but as days go by and with more job cuts taking place in the newsrooms, plenty of journalists have pivoted their skills into this foray. But how do they make it work? The dailystraits.com …

Health: Me, an IVF mum?

March 19th, 2021

5:32

By Hani Zul Fossum

To begin with, I’ve never dreamt to be someone else’s wife let alone a mother. 

But everything changed when I met my husband who …

Tech: Start-Up’s Game-Changing Tool

March 18th, 2021

2:57

A new concept in property sales has emerged as the largest value-based real estate agency in Queensland.

Despite only being a year old, the brainchild …

Career Spotlight: Diving Into The Ocean Business

March 18th, 2021

5:41

By June Ramli

Irwan Ismail never thought that he would be living on an island and scuba diving all day long.

The former graphic designer for renowned …

Career Spotlight: Accidental Fashion Designer

March 18th, 2021

5:10

By June Ramli

Retired airforce technician Safwan Saleh never thought that he would be designing his own label after leaving the job five years ago.

Nippon Paint Celebrates Big Win

March 18th, 2021

3:51

Nippon Paint has once again been crowned the top paint brand amongst Malaysians at a recently concluded Putra Brand 2020 Awards which was held virtually this year.

The brand came in first in the home improvement products …

Marketing: Selling To The ‘New Old’

March 18th, 2021

3:53

By June Ramli

Jeff Sanders wants to see more astute marketing in Australia being carried out for the ‘new old.’ And by that, he means tasteful …

Career Spotlight: Making A Living By Teaching French

March 18th, 2021

5:30

By June Ramli

Simon Leprince has always been fascinated with the French language since childhood. 

Born and bred in Malaysia, Leprince admiration for the language grew even more acute after watching his cousins speak …

Career Spotlight: Turning Golf Into A Day Job

March 18th, 2021

6:32

By June Ramli

Shan Ramdas had always wanted to manage a golf club but the break to his dream career did not come easy. 

Upon graduating with a Sports …

Life In China In The Time Of Corona

March 17th, 2021

5:40

By Azlimi Zakaria

The year 2020 had the world gone viral with COVID-19, both literally and figuratively. 

The sneaky culprit COVID-19 virus had found …

Accountant Turned Hijabster Entrepreneur

March 17th, 2021

4:30

By June Ramli

Australian trained accountant Intan Juliana has her work cut out in the next few months. This serial entrepreneur wants nothing more …

Lockdown Blues: A Teacher’s Dilemma

March 17th, 2021

5:08

By Sulastri Aziz

One of the most rewarding and noble careers in the world is being a teacher. To me, that is because one is tasked with moulding the …

Career Spotlight: Turning Art Into Moolah

March 17th, 2021

4:32

By June Ramli

Ahmad Fuad Osman is no stranger in the artistic world. As even a simple Google search on the man will tell and show you his body of impressive work. A down to earth artist who is known to produce a lot of …

Lockdown Life In The Big Apple

March 17th, 2021

2:16

By Diana Talit

As we all know, the unexpected event that was the pandemic had devastating consequences in New York. I felt really scared and frustrated at the height of the pandemic around April till June of last year. I …

Career Spotlight: Work Bound In Myanmar

March 17th, 2021

3:58

Devanandan Batumalai was on his usual route home from work when he received word that he was being headhunted for a senior position in Myanmar. He remembers the day clearly as he got the call. “I was stuck in a traffic …

Tech: Wattpad Acquisition: A Writer’s Reaction

March 17th, 2021

5:09

Opinion By Siti Syameen

The year opened with the news of Naver’s acquisition on Wattpad for over AUD$773 million in January. For those who are unfamiliar,  Wattpad is a website for writers to publish new user-generated …

Sports: Eight Year Old’s Knock Out Punch

March 17th, 2021

2:30

By June Ramli

A professional boxer based in Brisbane was shocked one day when his three-year-old daughter wanted to learn how to punch someone. At …

Sports: Is Rowing The Sport For You?

March 17th, 2021

3:37

By June Ramli

Two Sundays ago, on Valentine’s Day to be exact, I decided to volunteer my time to help manage a rowing competition that was held by the …

YTL’S Q2 Net Profit Soars By 75 Per Cent

March 17th, 2021

2:58

By June Ramli

YTL Corp Bhd revenue increased by 10 per cent to RM4.59 billion for the quarter ended 31 December 2020 compared to RM4.18 billion for the previous quarter ended 30 September 2020. The company’s profit …

Rising To The Occasion

March 17th, 2021

4:14

By Fazleena Aziz

KUALA LUMPUR: Unless you have been living under a rock, baking is the new thing. It would seem like everyone is a baker these days to …

The Real Impact Of COVID-19

February 25th, 2021

3:37

Comment by Fazleena Aziz

The death toll of the Coronavirus pandemic stands at  2.35 million as this article is being written with over 107 million …

High On Sugar

February 25th, 2021

3:55

Comment by Fazleena Aziz

It comes as no surprise that varsity students in Malaysia are seeking sugar daddies to support them or in essence to help them keep up with their lifestyle and financial woes. In a recent article …

Loading ...

Listen to DailyStraits.com

RadioPublic

A free podcast app for iPhone and Android

  • User-created playlists and collections
  • Download episodes while on WiFi to listen without using mobile data
  • Stream podcast episodes without waiting for a download
  • Queue episodes to create a personal continuous playlist
RadioPublic on iOS and Android
Or by RSS
RSS feed
https://feeds.acast.com/public/shows/60acd2fcc6d2420012f1c73f

Connect with listeners

Podcasters use the RadioPublic listener relationship platform to build lasting connections with fans

Yes, let's begin connecting
Browser window

Find new listeners

  • A dedicated website for your podcast
  • Web embed players designed to convert visitors to listeners in the RadioPublic apps for iPhone and Android
Clicking mouse cursor

Understand your audience

  • Capture listener activity with affinity scores
  • Measure your promotional campaigns and integrate with Google and Facebook analytics
Graph of increasing value

Engage your fanbase

  • Deliver timely Calls To Action, including email acquistion for your mailing list
  • Share exactly the right moment in an episode via text, email, and social media
Icon of cellphone with money

Make money

  • Tip and transfer funds directly to podcastsers
  • Earn money for qualified plays in the RadioPublic apps with Paid Listens