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PCSB announces 5 MCM jobs 

PCSB announces 5 MCM jobs 

By ZARINA ZAKARIAH zarinaz@mediaprima.com.my   KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd’s unit Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd has awarded contracts to provide maintenance, construction and modification services at its offshore facilities in Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Sarawak to five local contractors. Carimin Engineering Services Sdn Bhd, Dayang Enterprise Sdn Bhd, Deleum Primera Sdn Bhd, Petra Resources Sdn […]

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Barracuda Acquires PhishLine

Barracuda Acquires PhishLine

Barracuda Networks, Inc. announced that it acquired PhishLine, LLC, a leading SaaS platform for social engineering simulation and training. By combining Barracuda’s AI-driven protection against phishing and spear phising with PhishLine’s platform, it will give customers comprehensive defense against email-borne targeted attacks and social engineering. PhishLine offers data analytics and reporting to allow customers to […]

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BP to take US$1.7 billion Deepwater Horizon charge

BP to take US$1.7 billion Deepwater Horizon charge

LONDON: BP said on Tuesday it expected to take a post-tax non-operating charge of around US$1.7 billion in its fourth quarter results as part of the settlement of the deadly 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the United States. BP said the Court Supervised Settlement Program set up in the wake of the disaster was now […]

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ACCA appoints new Malaysia country head

ACCA appoints new Malaysia country head

KUALA LUMPUR: The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has appointed Edward Ling as the Malaysia Country Head with immediate effect. He will focus on strengthening and developing the association’s relations with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, learning partners, universities and colleges, employers, and key government stakeholders. He began his career in ACCA as a […]

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Alibaba launches DingTalk in Malaysia

Alibaba launches DingTalk in Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: Alibaba Group has launched the English version of its enterprise communication and collaboration platform called DingTalk in Malaysia, its first overseas market after it was first introduced three years ago. Created in January 2015, DingTalk enables text, photo, voice and video communication, workflow management and collaboration among team members and enterprises of various […]

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Botnet Problems?

Botnet Problems?

Is your network protected against botnets? by Sumit Bansal Director for ASEAN and Korea, Sophos Having been in the threat marketplace for several years, botnets are still successful today as it provides a powerful cloud computing network for hackers to spread malware and spam. Like any other malware, botnets are introduced to the computer network through […]

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MBSB to boost financing for affordable housing to RM1.9b

MBSB to boost financing for affordable housing to RM1.9b

GOMBAK: Malaysian Building Society Bhd (MBSB) sees more growth opportunities in affordable housing this year, which will boost its project financing for the sector close to RM1.9 billion. This in a way defied analysts’ prediction as the bank expects its merger with Asian Finance Bank to contribute to the earnings this year, some of which […]

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MBSB sees affordable housing to boost project financing to RM1.9b

MBSB sees affordable housing to boost project financing to RM1.9b

GOMBAK: Malaysian Building Society Bhd (MBSB) sees more growth opportunities in affordable housing this year, which will boost its project financing for the sector close to RM1.9 billion. This in a way defied analysts’ prediction as the bank expects its merger with Asian Finance Bank to contribute to the earnings this year, some of which […]

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Huawei appoints Baker Zhou as new Malaysia CEO

Huawei appoints Baker Zhou as new Malaysia CEO

KUALA LUMPUR: Huawei has appointed Baker Zhou as the new chief executive officer (CEO) for Malaysia. With over 18 years of experience in ICT industry, Zhou will oversee the strategic growth, operations and overall development of Huawei Technologies in Malaysia. “As a global enabler of ICT innovation, we look forward to driving sustainable growth and […]

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KL much more affordable for rental accomodation, Singapore 8th most expensive

KL much more affordable for rental accomodation, Singapore 8th most expensive

KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur continues to fall out of Asia’s top 40 list of most expensive places for rental accommodation, showing no signs of stopping. According to the latest Accommodation Survey by ECA International (ECA), Kuala Lumpur is now more affordable than places such as Colombo, Sri Lanka, and Kathmandu, Nepal. “The property market in […]

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