The Digital Niaga Program was officially launched in Bandar Tun Razak, led by MP Datuk Seri Dr. Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. Developed in collaboration with government agencies, banking institutions, and Dropee, the program aims to empower local entrepreneurs by providing easy access to financing facilities and training programs, addressing the challenges faced by MSMEs in obtaining credit from traditional banks. Through the use of Dropee’s technology, Digital Niaga will streamline the process of connecting businesses with financial institutions, enabling them to access the funding needed for growth and success.
KUALA LUMPUR, 3 July 2023 – The Digital Niaga Program was officially launched by the Member of Parliament for Bandar Tun Razak, Datuk Seri Dr. Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, in a ceremony held at the International Youth Center. Over 300 Micro Small Medium Enterprise (MSME) entrepreneurs and business owners attended the event to celebrate the program’s inauguration.
The Digital Niaga Program, a collaborative effort between relevant government agencies, banking institutions, and the leading B2B e-commerce platform Dropee, aims to provide local entrepreneurs with streamlined access to financing facilities and training programs. By leveraging Dropee’s advanced technology and extensive network, Digital Niaga empowers MSMEs to kickstart their growth and overcome challenges in obtaining credit from traditional banks.
Datuk Seri Dr. Wan Azizah Wan Ismail highlighted the program’s benefits in her opening speech, emphasizing its role in assisting MSME entrepreneurs to manage their businesses more efficiently. Through market access, credit financing, and improved invoicing via digitization, Digital Niaga equips entrepreneurs with the tools necessary to thrive in today’s rapidly changing digital landscape.
Aizat Rahim, Managing Director of Dropee, expressed the company’s commitment to empowering local businesses and transforming the credit landscape. Dropee offers three key components to support businesses on their journey: Dropee Direct, a dashboard for online sales, order tracking, and inventory management in real time; Dropee Marketplace, a curated platform enabling businesses to explore a wide range of products; and Dropee Credit, which allows applicable businesses to buy now and pay later with credit terms, ensuring accessibility to products without straining budgets.
Digital Niaga aims to revolutionize local businesses’ access to financing and position them as key drivers of economic growth within their communities.
To stay updated on the program’s progress and learn about partnering financial institutions, interested parties can pre-register their interest at www.digital-niaga.com.