Too lazy? There is always an app for that.
If you’re not an app person, though, you can still count on the growing number of startups we have here in Malaysia to help you with nearly everything you need to do. With this list of on-demand services, you can now proceed to sit on your sofa without ever having to leave the comfort of your home.
Foodpanda is one of Malaysia’s main online food delivery sites. The service is available in larger cities in Malaysia, such as Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Johor Bahru, and Penang. With Foodpanda, any dish you want is just a click away.
“Gao Dim” means “take care of it” in Cantonese. And Kaodim is a platform that matches users with service providers such as personal trainers, cleaners, and handymen. The main purpose of Kaodim, of course, is to help you get someone else to do certain chores so that you can relax all day long.
This app is still fairly new compared to other taxi booking apps in Malaysia. It has been widely used in other countries, though, so we think it will be just a matter of time before it takes off locally. With Uber, you will be able to reach your destination in style.
Everyone knows that chores are tedious. If you’re feeling too lazy to clean up your house, MaidEasy will send cleaners to your home to provide you with the necessary cleaning services.
If you’re looking for artists to perform at your party, Gigfairy is the platform for you to book musicians for any type of occasion.
6. The Lorry
The Lorry, as its name suggests, is a lorry booking website that allows you to hire lorries to send personal items or belongings safely to your final destination.
Like Kaodim, RecomN.com allows you to list your business for free, so that you can pass on your cost savings to customers by giving them better quotations and introductions for the jobs they need done. RecomN.com also provides online recommendations for professional services, so you can be sure that you’re getting the right service for your needs.
LoveSprk contains a selection of fully packaged date ideas ranging from fun to luxurious, so that you can avoid the hassle of having to plan a romantic outing from scratch. All you need to do is visit the website to choose from pre-planned exclusive experiences, which you can then enjoy with your loved one.
In order to help professionals and busy individuals manage their time more efficiently, Malaysia based Supahands allows anyone to delegate their tasks to Supahands — virtual assistants called SupaAgents. Whether it’s helping to plan a vacation or book flight tickets, you can simply click on a button to get someone else to do it.
10. Boxed Up Chef
Based in Penang, Boxed Up Chef is a food recipe delivery site that helps you to save the time spent on buying ingredients and preparation. You can simply order boxes of pre-packaged ingredients which get sent directly to your home, and start cooking immediately.