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PULLMAN TO OPEN FIRST HOTEL IN SINGAPORE

PULLMAN TO OPEN FIRST HOTEL IN SINGAPORE

AccorHotels and EL Development Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based property developer, will open a new-build five-star Pullman on a prime site on Hill St, in the civic and cultural heart of the city. The 342-room hotel will be Singapore’s first Pullman and will feature a rooftop bar and executive lounge with sweeping views over Fort Canning, […]

June 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
BMW Group Malaysia Increases Awareness on Road Safety

BMW Group Malaysia Increases Awareness on Road Safety

BMW Group Malaysia releases #SafetyStartsWithYou series, directed by BMW Shorties Finalist Mallory Lee as part of the premium automaker’s annual BMW Safety 360º Program.  Featuring children between the ages of 4 to 9 years old, the series serves as a reminder to adults to be safer on the roads, especially this Hari Raya when the Balik […]

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Toyota to Invest US$1 Billion in Grab

Toyota to Invest US$1 Billion in Grab

Grab Holdings Inc., Southeast Asia’s leading Online to Offline (O2O) mobile platform, reaches an agreement with Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) under which Toyota will invest US$1 billion in Grab, as a lead investor in the company’s ongoing financing round. As part of the agreement, Grab and Toyota will strengthen and expand their existing collaboration in […]

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CIMB FOUNDATION HELPS GENERATE INCOME FOR 50 HOME-BASED ENTREPRENEURS

CIMB FOUNDATION HELPS GENERATE INCOME FOR 50 HOME-BASED ENTREPRENEURS

CIMB Foundation recently successfully concludes its Mobile Ramadhan Bazaar Programme. Two mobile food trucks were deployed around the Klang Valley to promote and sell products by 50 home-based producers. The initiative which is part of the Foundation’s community development programme aims to boost the earnings of the homebased producers while at the same time serving […]

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CVC Capital Partners Asia Fund IV acquires 100% stake in Munchy Food Industries Sdn Bhd

CVC Capital Partners Asia Fund IV acquires 100% stake in Munchy Food Industries Sdn Bhd

CVC Capital Partners Asia Fund IV (CVC) has acquired a 100% stake in Munchy Food Industries Sdn Bhd (MFI) and its Malaysian subsidiary Munchworld Marketing Sdn Bhd. Prior to the completion of the 8 June 2018 acquisition, MFI was 70% held by Double-V Series Sdn Bhd, the holding company owned by the founders of MFI, […]

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Whitman launches the First Advisor- Driven Online Wealth Management App

Whitman launches the First Advisor- Driven Online Wealth Management App

Whitman Independent Advisors launches iWealth, Malaysia’s first advisor-driven online wealth management mobile application. Presented as a mobile application, iWealth seamlessly integrates bespoke advisory services with fintech innovation to deliver personalised wealth management solutions capable of helping Malaysians achieve financial freedom. “Holistic wealth management was traditionally offered as a premium offline service to high net worth […]

June 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Cathay Pacific to fly new aircraft

Cathay Pacific to fly new aircraft

Cathay Pacific is underscoring its strong commitment to eco-efficiency by planning to use a blend of alternative jet fuel to fly its new fleet of Airbus A350-1000 aircraft home to Hong Kong. With 20 of these technologically-advanced aircraft on order for delivery over the next four years, the first A350-1000 will depart Airbus headquarters in […]

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Tealive to Open 500 Stores in China

Tealive to Open 500 Stores in China

Loob Holding Sdn Bhd, the creator of Malaysia’s Tealive bubble tea brand, announces a joint-venture with two Chinese companies, Zhejiang Boduo International Trade Co. Ltd and Shanghai Panfei International Trade Co. Ltd to bring 500 Tealive stores to China within three years. CEO Bryan Loo signed for Loob Holding which will take a 51% majority […]

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Standard Chartered Malaysia aims to grow its digital banking adoption rate

Standard Chartered Malaysia aims to grow its digital banking adoption rate

Standard Chartered Malaysia is on track to fulfilling its strategy to become a digital, agile and lean bank. According to a 2018 study by McKinsey & Company on Asian banking in the age of the digital customer, the banking landscape is changing rapidly with digitally active customers doubling in Emerging Asia and growing 1.2 times […]

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RHB LAUNCHES MALAYSIA’S FIRST ONLINE FINANCING FOR SMES

RHB LAUNCHES MALAYSIA’S FIRST ONLINE FINANCING FOR SMES

RHB Banking Group  introduces a revolutionary online platform, RHB SME Financing, targeted at Malaysia’s small and medium enterprises. This first-of-its-kind SME Financing online platform will position RHB as a forerunner in the digital banking space for SMEs in the country. It is a simple, fast and seamless loan application experience with a user-friendly interface which […]

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