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The New Buzzword

PropertyGuru embraces PropTech in its business By Sheldon Fernandez, Country Manager of PropertyGuru Malaysia There’s no denying that technology has caught up with the property industry, and those who are not on the bandwagon will soon be left out. According to the Malaysian Communications & Multimedia Commission (MCMC), there are 43.9 million cellular subscribers in Malaysia, […]

November 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
RHB Provides Total e-Solutions to PBT Pengerang

RHB Provides Total e-Solutions to PBT Pengerang

RHB Islamic Bank Berhad signs a strategic partnership with PBT Pengerang to provide total e-solutions in managing its payment and collection services, while also boosting its capabilities to tap into new business opportunities. Dato’ Adissadikin Ali, Managing Director, RHB Islamic Bank Berhad; Tuan Haji Bukhari Abd Rahman, President PBT Pengerang; and Tuan Haji Ramlee Jaafar, […]

October 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Enhancing Financing Access for SMEs

Enhancing Financing Access for SMEs

Funding Societies is engaging in a strategic partnership with Cheng and Co to broaden and simplify access to business financing for creditworthy Malaysian SMEs. Through the partnership, Cheng and Co will refer promising SMEs in need of financing to Funding Societies, that will provide working capital to eligible SMEs through its investor base. The arrangement […]

October 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Lighting the Torch

Lighting the Torch

OBOR paves the way towards advancing ASEAN to the next level After getting a beatdown from the depreciating Ringgit earlier this year, things are finally looking up for Malaysia as ASEAN countries take one step closer towards the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative. The initiative stems from plans to create a “New Silk Road” […]

October 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Talend Announced Winners of Talend Data Masters Awards

Talend Announced Winners of Talend Data Masters Awards

Talend has announced the winners of its annual awards programme, the Talend Data Masters, which celebrate companies that demonstrate vision and leadership in deploying Talend solutions in compelling ways to help make their businesses more agile, effective and data-driven. The 12 winners of forward thinking organisations of all sizes across a range of industries, were […]

October 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Budget 2018 Commentary by TERAJU: Uplifting the Merits of TKB

Budget 2018 Commentary by TERAJU: Uplifting the Merits of TKB

The Government’s Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit, TERAJU welcomes the initiatives underlined in Budget 2018 that will provide a more holistic, inclusive, focused and viable approach towards promoting the national, economic and social development and well-being of Malaysia. In the overall pursuit of the Bumiputera agenda, Budget 2018 strengthens the Transformasi Kesejahteraan Bumiputera (TKB or Bumiputera […]

October 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Budget 2018 Commentary by MDEC and TalentCorp

Budget 2018 Commentary by MDEC and TalentCorp

Malaysia Budget 2018 Commentary by Datuk Yasmin Mahmood, CEO of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC). We are delighted that Budget 2018 is focused on accelerating growth and enhancing the well-being of the rakyat as well as further enhancing Digital Malaysia. During the 29th Implementation Council Meeting (ICM), Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Najib Tun Razak emphasised […]

October 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Budget 2018 Commentary by Cisco Malaysia and DHL Express Malaysia

Budget 2018 Commentary by Cisco Malaysia and DHL Express Malaysia

Malaysia Budget 2018 Commentary by Albert Chai, Managing Director, Cisco Malaysia: Malaysia’s Budget 2018 is a step in the right direction for the nation’s digital journey thanks to the great emphasis on efforts to digitise the manufacturing sector. This marks the country’s pivotal shift from a labour-driven economy to a more knowledge-driven society. The rise […]

October 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Budget 2018 Commentary by AJ Pharma and Gartner Malaysia

Budget 2018 Commentary by AJ Pharma and Gartner Malaysia

Malaysia Budget 2018 Commentary by Selvam Ramaraj, Executive Director of AJ Pharma Holding: Budget 2018’s core thrusts of accelerating investments, trade industries are significant steps in placing Malaysia as a player in the global private healthcare market, while prioritising the rakyat’s wellbeing and boosting the efficiency of our local public healthcare services. Investments to spur […]

October 28, 2017 | By | Reply More
Budget 2018: Pulau Pangkor is Tax Free Island

Budget 2018: Pulau Pangkor is Tax Free Island

Prime minister, Dato’ Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak announced the 2018 Malaysia Budget. For the tourism sector, the prime minister aims to promote Malaysia as one of the top travel destination. To that end, the year 2020 has been announced as Visit Malaysia Year 2020. The government has announced loan of […]

October 27, 2017 | By | Reply More