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No Cash, No Pain: What if You Woke Up to No Paper Money?

No Cash, No Pain: What if You Woke Up to No Paper Money?

Singapore, SINGAPORE – What if we wake up one day and find that all the paper money that we are familiar with has disappeared? We might shake our empty wallets but it would do us no good. Yet all is not lost, we still have access to cryptocurrencies. Blockchain-based technology has already ushered in a […]

October 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
New York museum showcases conspiracy theories through art

New York museum showcases conspiracy theories through art

The assassination of US President John F Kennedy, the attack on New York’s World Trade Center and the power of international oil cartels all have one thing in common: Conspiracy theories swirl around them. And now these tales of trickery have made it into New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, as its offshoot, the Met […]

October 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Malaysian women need to take charge of finances for sustainable financial stability, says FPAM chief

Malaysian women need to take charge of finances for sustainable financial stability, says FPAM chief

There are a handful of personal finance challenges that are unique to women. From staying on top of her personal finance situation to surviving a divorce or the death of a spouse to planning for a longer life, women should learn how to prepare for a financially secure future. Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (FPAM) […]

October 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Millennial and Gen Z Muslim Travelers driving a US$180 Billion (RM736 Billion) Online Travel Market

Millennial and Gen Z Muslim Travelers driving a US$180 Billion (RM736 Billion) Online Travel Market

The increasing reliance on the internet, social media and smartphones for place discovery and travel bookings by Muslim Millennials and Generation Z is driving the travel market with online travel expenditure by Muslim travelers expected to exceed US$180 billion (RM736 billion) by 2026. The Mastercard-CrescentRating Digital Muslim Travel Report 2018 (DMTR2018) has revealed insights shaping the growth of […]

October 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Huawei unveils Mate 20 Pro with fingerprint sensor under the screen

Huawei unveils Mate 20 Pro with fingerprint sensor under the screen

Huawei is back with two impressive new flagship smartphones: the Mate 20 and the Mate 20 Pro.   The Pro version has a high-resolution 6.4-inch OLED display (3120 x 1440 pixels), the Mate 20 is actually slightly bigger at 6.5 inches (2240 x 1080 pixels), and both have curved edges reminiscent of Samsung’s Galaxy models […]

October 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
ACCA launches “Doing the Right Thing” i-Pledge Campaign for Global Ethics Day

ACCA launches “Doing the Right Thing” i-Pledge Campaign for Global Ethics Day

ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Malaysia will lead the way in creating awareness among Malaysians and to encourage the practice of good ethics via a month-long nationwide “Doing the Right Thing” i-Pledge Campaign. Themed “Doing the Right Thing”, the campaign will include a series of interactive activities and events that will be focused […]

October 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
Exploring Kuching with Hilton: A Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience with Nature

Exploring Kuching with Hilton: A Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience with Nature

A land rich with culture and history, Kuching is an alluring enigma to locals and tourists. The capital city of Sarawak is one of two states situated on the island of Borneo, renowned globally for its natural beauty. The fairly populous city, although modern, is uniquely diverse with interesting heritage of its indigenous people (each […]

October 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
Climate change set to double beer prices, researchers say

Climate change set to double beer prices, researchers say

  Global temperatures are rising, and the prices of beer with them, so new research shows. Amid all the forest fires, severe weather and rising water levels linked to climate change, nobody quite saw this consequence coming: more expensive beer. But precisely this is the conclusion of an international team of researchers who recently published the […]

October 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Three Things CEOs Should Know About the Use of Artificial Intelligence in Decision-Making

Three Things CEOs Should Know About the Use of Artificial Intelligence in Decision-Making

By Kamal Brar, Vice President and General Manager of Asia Pacific, Hortonworks Early this year, Alibaba Group launched its AI platform ‘City Brain’ in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Run by the Alibaba Cloud division, it plans to make live traffic predictions and recommendations to increase traffic efficiency in Kuala Lumpur by consolidating data gathered from video […]

October 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rentable electric scooters: The new transport trend in US cities

Rentable electric scooters: The new transport trend in US cities

By Peer Kuni, dpa They’re quick, cheap, environmentally friendly and easy to park – rentable electric scooters are the latest transport craze to sweep US cities. Critics say they can be dangerous and need better regulation, but others say the benefits outweigh the risks. Forget driving your car. Forget riding a bike. You can even […]

October 18, 2018 | By | Reply More