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Waze Appoints Kelvin Sim as New Country Manager for Malaysia

Waze Appoints Kelvin Sim as New Country Manager for Malaysia

Waze moves to strengthen its position as Malaysia’s go-to platform for bringing together communities on and off the road, with the appointment of Kelvin Sim as its new Country Manager for Malaysia. As the country’s new lead, Kelvin’s focus will be on growing the business, establishing local partnerships to improve the driving experience for all […]

October 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Fundaztic And PitchIN Enhancing The Alternative Funding Ecosystem

Fundaztic And PitchIN Enhancing The Alternative Funding Ecosystem

For the very first time, two crowdfunding platforms that are regulated as Recognised Market Operators (RMO) by the Securities Commission (SC) are forming an alliance with the aim of boosting awareness, trust and acceptance in the industry besides offering exciting fundable deals to investors. The alliance will see Fundaztic, the peer-to-peer (P2P) financing market leader […]

October 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Everise Acquires Hyperlab To Inject AI Into The BPO/Customer Service Industry

Everise Acquires Hyperlab To Inject AI Into The BPO/Customer Service Industry

Everise recently announced the acquisition of Hyperlab, Southeast Asia’s leading Conversational Artificial Intelligence (AI) company. The acquisition will see Everise take a majority stake in the Malaysia-based company, adding Hyperlab to its own suite of solutions that allow its clients to interact with their customers at a time, place and channel of their choosing. Through […]

October 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Gogoprint Raises US$7.7 Million in Funding to Fuel Product Innovation and Drive Regional Expansion

Gogoprint Raises US$7.7 Million in Funding to Fuel Product Innovation and Drive Regional Expansion

Singapore-headquartered online printing startup, Gogoprint, has successfully raised US$7.7 million (S$10.56 million) from institutional and private investors. Series A funding was led by OPG (Online Printing Group), the investor and partner behind the success of Printi.com.br in Brazil. This round of financing will further accelerate Gogoprint’s product development roadmap and regional expansion into new markets: […]

October 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Why today’s ERP should stand for Earn, Rest and Play

Why today’s ERP should stand for Earn, Rest and Play

By Bernard Solomon, Head of Applications, Oracle Malaysia Iron Man has his powered armoured suit, Captain America his shield and Wonder Woman her bracelets of submission. When we’re young, its tools like these we think will make us ‘super’ people. But as we become adults and come to grips with reality, our definition of what […]

October 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Malaysia : A New Dawn Addresses 1,200 Investors on the Nation’s Recalibration and New Growth Story

Malaysia : A New Dawn Addresses 1,200 Investors on the Nation’s Recalibration and New Growth Story

The new Malaysian Government’s inaugural investor Conference themed Malaysia: A New Dawn (“the Conference”) was yesterday attended by over 1,200 institutional investors from 10 countries namely Malaysia, Brunei, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom and the United States. The Conference conveyed the Government’s medium to long-term objectives on recalibrating the country and […]

October 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
News In Brief

News In Brief

1. Dell EMC Partners with HSBC to Diversify Channel Financing Portfolio Dell EMC and HSBC announced a partnership that will expand Dell EMC’s channel financing portfolio for its partners in Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines. The broadened portfolio will offer partners with alternate sources of capital and working capital management, allowing them to fast-track delivery […]

October 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
Shake Shack expands in Asia with plans for Singapore flagship in 2019

Shake Shack expands in Asia with plans for Singapore flagship in 2019

Shake Shack Inc. is poised for continued growth in Asia. After announcing that flagship locations in Shanghai and Manila will open next year, plans are now underway for Shake Shack and partner SPC Group to launch the first Shack in Singapore in 2019. “We are executing our strategic plan in Asia with plans to launch in Singapore, Shanghai, […]

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News in Brief Today

News in Brief Today

1. MoU Signing between Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI) and Perusahaan Otomotif Nasional Sdn Bhd (PROTON) on Supplier Development to Meet Global Standards The Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI) and PROTON today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further optimise shared resources to be used in developing PROTON’s parts and components suppliers to ensure they are able to meet global […]

October 10, 2018 | By | Reply More
Facebook’s Portal to hit shelves before Christmas.

Facebook’s Portal to hit shelves before Christmas.

Facebook’s latest addition to their array of gadgets, Portal and Portal Plus are racking up quite the attention. However, many have chosen to focus more on privacy concerns. The Facebook Portal and Portal Plus are hardware products under the tech giant. They can be used to call other Portal users or anyone who has Facebook […]

October 9, 2018 | By | Reply More