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GOLFING ON DESARU COAST

GOLFING ON DESARU COAST

The Troon group recently completed not one, but two spectacular new Els Club Malaysia golf courses on the country’s Desaru Coast in the southern state of Johor. Drone view of Els Desaru Ocean Course The Els Club Desaru Coast Ocean Course offers 27 holes of championship golf designed by Ernie Els. Situated along the Desaru […]

October 8, 2018 | By | Reply More
Marc Woo steps up to replace Sajith Sivanandan at Google Malaysia

Marc Woo steps up to replace Sajith Sivanandan at Google Malaysia

Google announced the appointment of Marc Woo as the new Country Head of Google Malaysia. Marc replaces Sajith Sivanandan, who after nearly eight years here has moved into a new role as Head of Payments, Access and Next Billion Users, Google India. In his new role, Marc oversees Google’s sales and business development operations in […]

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World’s FIRST United Nations Sustainable  Development Goals sukuk

World’s FIRST United Nations Sustainable Development Goals sukuk

HSBC Amanah Malaysia Berhad (HSBC Amanah) has launched the world’s first United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) sukuk reflecting HSBC Amanah’s commitment to financing projects that benefit communities and the environment in line with HSBC Group’s responsibility to help finance global sustainable development. This is the second SDG issuance from an HSBC entity globally, […]

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Far from going up in smoke: the booming legalised cannabis business worth billions

Far from going up in smoke: the booming legalised cannabis business worth billions

By Hannes Breustedt, dpa New York (dpa) – Anyone who has spent time around cannabis users will know that it’s not exactly renowned for infusing people with a sense of get-up-and-go. However, there is one area where the drug has provided a much-needed energy boost. Breweries and spirits makers in the US and Canada have seen demand for […]

October 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
Football Dominates As The Top Performing Sport Globally

Football Dominates As The Top Performing Sport Globally

NFL, World Cup and Premier League fans know this, sponsors know this, but now there is solid research to prove this. Football (and/or ‘soccer’, depending on which colonial hangover you prefer) brings the eyeballs and the bucks. Global market research company Euromonitor International recently released new data and analysis tracking global sport leagues. As part […]

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Mazuin Zin makes it to the prestigious FT HERoes Global list

Mazuin Zin makes it to the prestigious FT HERoes Global list

Another win for female leadership — at a ceremony recently held in London Mazuin Zin, Managing Director of Edelman Malaysia, was applauded for her body of work as a champion of women in business. She was named in the FT HERoes prestigious list of 100 Female executives from across industries who’ve been inspiring women leaders […]

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X Marks The Spot

X Marks The Spot

Bangsar is known for its lively strip of eateries and bars. From modern to Asian, there is something for everyone. Alongthe streets of Jalan Telawi 3, The X is a restaurant that offers a variety of dishes. Opened in late 2015, the concept of food served at the X is something the owners call “wholesome.” […]

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Girish Ramachandran Joins 27group

Girish Ramachandran Joins 27group

Girish Ramachandran, formerly the Head of Business Advisory for Arcadis South East Asia, recently made the switch to 27Group, bringing his 25 years of experience. In the past quarter century, Girish has managed consultancy assignments involving projects with transaction values in excess of RM1 billion and development values in excess of RM20 billion, and has […]

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Which networks do Malaysians rank the best for their current mobile internet experience?

Which networks do Malaysians rank the best for their current mobile internet experience?

OpenSignal have just released their fourth report on the State of Mobile Networks in Malaysia. This half-yearly report is based on real data gathered from over 1 billion measurements from 233,257 Malaysian devices with the OpenSignal App installed from June to August 2018, and as such provides a highly accurate and transparent representation of the current mobile […]

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Adobe Redefines Possibilities for PDF with All-New Acrobat DC

Adobe Redefines Possibilities for PDF with All-New Acrobat DC

With over 200 billion PDFs opened in Adobe products last year alone, Adobe has become the currency of modern work, communicating information from contracts, textbooks, financial statements and creative designs to everything in between. The brand has recently unveiled an all-new Adobe Acrobat DC with a central document hub and connected mobile apps that reimagine the […]

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