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The Competitive Advantage

The Competitive Advantage

Epicor Software Corporation is releasing a new enhancement of its popular Epicor iScala ERP (enterprise resource planning) solution that features a range of new functions and capabilities to help organisations gain a further competitive edge in the global marketplace. This new electronic compliance platform allows customers to meet local legal electronic reporting and filing requirements, […]

September 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Tricia Png Appointed Silver Peak’s Regional Director of ASEAN

Tricia Png Appointed Silver Peak’s Regional Director of ASEAN

Tricia Png The global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, Silver Peak is appointing Tricia Png as Regional Director for ASEAN to further strengthen its Asia Pacific operations. Png will be responsible of executing the Silver Peak sales and channel strategy across the region and focus on extending the company’s market share and driving […]

September 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Affin & ABS Supports Ethics, Risk and Compliance Culture

Affin & ABS Supports Ethics, Risk and Compliance Culture

Kamarul Ariffin Mohd Jamil, Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer, AFFINBANK (second from left) and Professor Colyn Gardner, Chief Executive Officer, ABS exchanging the signed document while Wong Kok Leong, Group Chief Risk Officer, AFFINBANK (immediate left) and Dr Paramsothy Vijayan, Director of Graduate Training & FSTEP, ABS (immediate right) looked on, at the signing ceremony. […]

September 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
MBSB Remains Positive for 2Q16.

MBSB Remains Positive for 2Q16.

  MBSB Group’s pre-tax profits experiences a striking increase of 91.1% from RM39.10 mn to RM74.72 mn for the quarter ended 30 June 2016 (2Q16) and the Group’s revenue also faces improvement of 6.1% from RM 765.78 mn achieved in 2Q15 to RM812.52 mn for 2Q16. Meanwhile, on a quarterly basis, the corporate financing portfolio […]

September 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Stay safe online and some advice on avoiding complex cyber scams

Stay safe online and some advice on avoiding complex cyber scams

Cybercrime in this age of digital is not a new phenomenon, however, as Maybank customer Eric Chua recently found out, can happen to anyone. Overnight, Chua lost RM11,000 in what appeared to be a very specifically targeted attack, unlike most generic phishing scams, as reported by says.com. According to Chua, the attack occurred two days […]

September 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
New Board Appointments in Maybank

New Board Appointments in Maybank

Dr. Hasnita Dato’ Hashim   Nor Hizam Hashim                 Maybank is appointing two new independent directors to its Board: Nor Hizam Hashim and Dr. Hasnita Dato’ Hashim. Hizam is currently a Director of the Minority Shareholders’ Watchdog Group (MSWG) with over 30 years of working experience in finance, […]

September 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Empowering Academic Institutions With Big Data Skills

Empowering Academic Institutions With Big Data Skills

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), together with Iverson Associates and Cloudera is announcing that a number of academic institutions have joined the Cloudera Academic Partnership (CAP) programme, namely Sunway University, Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). The programme is designed to help […]

September 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Maybank Indonesia’s Net Profit Increases

Maybank Indonesia’s Net Profit Increases

PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk reports its profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) surges 121.2% to Rp858 billion from Rp388 billion for the first semester ended 30 June 2016 compared to the previous corresponding period. The strong performance was mainly contributed by the improved net interest income, better growth in fee based income, continuous […]

September 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
ASEAN businesses to benefit from SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud

ASEAN businesses to benefit from SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud

ASEAN businesses will soon be able to unleash next-generation applications with greater agility, thanks to SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud. Now being offered in Malaysia, SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud can provide an agile and secure deployment option for SAP HANA in a private, fully managed cloud. Customers leveraging the innovative offering will be able to unleash […]

September 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Talend’s 1st Distributor in SEA & Hong Kong

Talend’s 1st Distributor in SEA & Hong Kong

Talend is announcing that the company is selecting Ingram Micro Inc., as its first authorised distributor in Southeast Asia and Hong Kong with a mandate to distribute all of the company’s solution offers, including Talend Data Fabric, Talend Integration Cloud, Big Data and Master Data Management (MDM). Ingram Micro will provide Talend access to an […]

September 15, 2016 | By | Reply More