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The Human-Machine Relationship

The Human-Machine Relationship

We’re entering the next era of human-machine partnerships with a divided vision of the future, according to global research now available from Dell Technologies. 58% of the 3,800 global business leaders surveyed from Asia Pacific & Japan (APJ) forecast that automated systems will free up their time, while the other 42% believe otherwise. Similarly, 48% believe […]

February 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
Dimension Data Adopts Cisco Umbrella

Dimension Data Adopts Cisco Umbrella

Dimension Data extended its protection from ransomware, phishing attacks, bot networks and all types of malicious software with Cisco Umbrella, the industry’s first Secure Internet Gateway (SIG) in the cloud that provides the first line of defence against threats on the Internet. This move is to protect its 28,000 employees and addressing its clients’ requirement […]

February 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
Natural Gas Named as Future Energy for Malaysia

Natural Gas Named as Future Energy for Malaysia

In collaboration with the International Gas Union (IGU), the Malaysian Gas Association (MGA) held the IGU Diplomatic Gas Forum, which is a series of forums in several major worldwide cities including Washington, Stockholm and Madrid. The forums are designed to create awareness on the gas market and benefits of natural gas amongst the diplomatic corps […]

February 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
Going Cashless with vcash

Going Cashless with vcash

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS) adopted vcash as their solution of choice for cashless transactions, making it the first arm of the Government to implement a cashless payment solution within its bureau. (L-R) Dato’ Lokman Hakim Ali, Secretary General, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Khairy Jamaluddin, Minister of Youth & Sports, Albern Murty, […]

February 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
EPF PJ Suffers Massive Damage from Fire

EPF PJ Suffers Massive Damage from Fire

  The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) closed off its Petaling Jaya office temporarily after the building caught on fire on 13 February 2018, a day before Valentine’s Day. The EPF Crisis Response Team worked closely with the Fire and Rescue Department, who made sure that the fire did not spread to the surrounding areas of […]

February 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Boston Scientific Opens Regional Hub in Penang

Boston Scientific Opens Regional Hub in Penang

Boston Scientific Corporation opened a regional manufacturing hub at Batu Kawan Industrial Park, Penang, which is part of the company’s investment in Asia and support plans to grow its global manufacturing footprint. “Malaysia is a growing hub for medical devices. With global healthcare spending expected to increase at an annual rate of 4.1% until 2021, […]

February 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Travelling Home with MICHELIN

Travelling Home with MICHELIN

Motorists can look forward to great promotional deals offered by Michelin Malaysia before they hit the road for the journey back to their hometowns this Chinese New Year. In conjunction with the ‘balik kampung’ rush this upcoming festivity, Michelin is going the distance to help families reach their destination safely with its Safe with Michelin […]

February 14, 2018 | By | Reply More
Michelin Encourages Road Safety Through Social Media

Michelin Encourages Road Safety Through Social Media

MICHELIN is inviting Malaysians to participate in its Safe with MICHELIN campaign that encourages motorists to maintain safety as a top priority when they head back to their hometowns this festive season. The social media campaign calls for Malaysians to post a photo of themselves and their family or loved ones on Facebook or Instagram […]

February 14, 2018 | By | Reply More
Average Remuneration of NEDs Increased

Average Remuneration of NEDs Increased

According to a report by KPMG in Malaysia, the average remuneration for each non-executive director (NED) is RM162,000 per annum for the top 300 largest listed issuers on Bursa Malaysia, by market capitalisation. This represents an increase of 33% from the 2013 results of RM122,000 per annum. With this, it has been noted that NED […]

February 14, 2018 | By | Reply More
HLB Hosts Prosperity Talk

HLB Hosts Prosperity Talk

Jason Liew, Head of Priority Banking Distribution, Personal Financial Services (PFS), HLB; Dato’ Joey Yap; Charles Sik, Managing Director of PFS, HLB; Foong Pik Yee, Chief Financial Officer, HLB; Hoo See Kheng, Executive Director/ Chief Executive Officer, Hong Leong Asset Management Berhad; Nicholas Soon, General Manager of Retail Wealth Management Services, PFS, HLB and Lim […]

February 14, 2018 | By | Reply More