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TRX City Welcomes Malaysian Government’s Support

TRX City Welcomes Malaysian Government’s Support

TRX City Sdn Bhd welcomes the Ministry of Finance’s support towards the completion of the Tun Razak Exchange development following the Finance Minister YB Lim Guan Eng’s announcement. TRXC’s CEO Datuk Azmar Talib says, “We thank the Government of Malaysia for having confidence in TRX, KL’s new international financial district. Our investors will view this […]

June 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Malaysian Business Have Potential to Expand Overseas Despite HR Challenges

Malaysian Business Have Potential to Expand Overseas Despite HR Challenges

Specialist professional recruitment firm Robert Walters releases a whitepaper titled How to attract and retain the right talent to grow your business internationally. The report, with the intent to serve as a guide for the Malaysian (and Asian) companies, identifies and analyses the human resources challenges faced by Malaysian companies looking to grow internationally. These […]

June 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Zurich Malaysia launches SureCover plans

Zurich Malaysia launches SureCover plans

Zurich Malaysia introduces Zurich SureCover and Takaful SureCover, both of which are life protection plans that offer customers hassle-free application and affordable coverage from as low as RM75 a month. Its guaranteed acceptance feature allows customers to secure these plans regardless of their health conditions and occupation classes. Industry statistics have shown that the insurance […]

June 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
BMW Group Malaysia Appoints Regas Premium Sabah

BMW Group Malaysia Appoints Regas Premium Sabah

BMW Group Malaysia appoints Regas Premium Sabah as its newest dealer representative for the brands BMW, MINI and BMW Motorrad in the state of Sabah.  Harald Hoelzl, Managing Director and CEO of BMW Group Malaysia says, “East Malaysia has long been a contributing market to our growth here and we are excited to have Regas […]

June 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Tun Razak Exchange project will be completed

Tun Razak Exchange project will be completed

Below is the statement read out by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng:The TRX project will be completed despite more than RM 3 billion of government funds misappropriated from TRX City Sdn Bhd by 1MDB. The Malaysian Cabinet has decided to support the TRX project to recoup all misappropriated funds, repay all borrowings, recover all funding […]

June 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
New model for national rice industry

New model for national rice industry

Agro based Industries Minister Salahuddin Ayub says a special committee to study Bernas’ monopoly of the rice industry will present its findings and recommendations to the cabinet by August this year. The bid to draw up the new model will be spearheaded by three special committees, as well as a parent body spanning five ministries including the Agriculture […]

June 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
CIMB-Principal’s additional RMB1 billion RQFII quota a boon to access China AShares

CIMB-Principal’s additional RMB1 billion RQFII quota a boon to access China AShares

CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad, the first asset management company in Malaysia to have received the Renminbi Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (RQFII) licence in March 2017, was recently awarded an additional quota of RMB1 billion (approximately USD150 million) by the China State Administration of Foreign Exchange. The RQFII licence allows investors to gain direct access to […]

June 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Epson named world’s number one projector brand

Epson named world’s number one projector brand

Epson is named the number one projector brand worldwide for 17 consecutive years by Futuresource Consulting. The milestone reflects Epson’s continued market leadership and constant innovation in the visual imaging industry. The latest findings from Futuresource indicate that Epson has the largest market share for projectors 500-lumen and above worldwide, at 36.4% for 2017, which is an increase […]

June 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Digi CEO to lead Telenor’s Developed Asia cluster

Digi CEO to lead Telenor’s Developed Asia cluster

Digi.Com Berhad’s Chief Executive Officer Albern Murty will join Telenor Group’s Executive Management team as EVP for the Developed Asia cluster. Albern continues as Digi’s CEO and will now additionally oversee Telenor’s operations in Thailand and Malaysia. This appointment takes effect on 1 August 2018. The cluster role means Albern as Digi CEO will be […]

June 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Quantifeed raises US$10 million Series B Funding

Quantifeed raises US$10 million Series B Funding

Quantifeed, Asia’s leading B2B robo-advice provider, closes US$10 million in a Series B funding round. The investment is led by Cathay Financial Holdings, Taiwan’s largest financial holding company, with participation from Legg Mason Inc, the US-based global asset manager. The Series B round will enable Quantifeed to fuel its regional growth in Asia. The investment will support the opening of an office […]

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