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6 secret formulas behind Lativ’s TWD 6 billion revenue

6 secret formulas behind Lativ’s TWD 6 billion revenue

Fresh from the previous article on Taiwan’s Mayuki, let’s dive into another insights to the current #1 Taiwanese online fashion brand – Lativ. Lativ is one of our favourite e-commerce brands around, it is just like an “online Uniqlo”. Personally, we have had pleasant shopping experience with Lativ as the cost performance index is satisfying (高cp值), […]

July 1, 2015 | By | Reply More
GREEKS DEAL WITH CLOSED BANKS AND LIMITED WITHDRAWALS AMID FINANCIAL CRISIS

GREEKS DEAL WITH CLOSED BANKS AND LIMITED WITHDRAWALS AMID FINANCIAL CRISIS

  The Greeks faced closed banks, very limited withdrawals, rumors and conspiracy theories yesterday as a breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors pushed the debt laden country to the periphery. After receiving no extra emergency funding for Greek lenders from the European Central Bank, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras reluctantly imposed capital controls on […]

June 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
‘ASIA JOINT VENTURE SIMPLE’ PROGRAM REWARDING SME BUSINESS TRAVELERS

‘ASIA JOINT VENTURE SIMPLE’ PROGRAM REWARDING SME BUSINESS TRAVELERS

All Nippon Airways (ANA) and United Airlines will launch the Asia Joint Venture (JV) Simple program on July 1, 2015. This program is a corporate travel program that aims to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) based in Hong Kong when their employees travel on business. Through the Asia JV Simple program, SMEs will enjoy […]

June 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
Two and a Half Centuries of Excellence

Two and a Half Centuries of Excellence

Hennessy believes that an excellent cognac starts with the wood barrels, and in this occasion, 250 handmade oak barrels that held the Hennessy 250 Collector blend. Recently, members of the media were hosted at Brasserie Enfin as Hennessy proudly showcased 250 years of savoir-faire and excellence, in a dedicated gourmet pairing session, all set to […]

June 29, 2015 | By | Reply More
APEC SUPPORTS FINANCIAL INCENTIVES FOR BUSINESS DISASTER PLANNING

APEC SUPPORTS FINANCIAL INCENTIVES FOR BUSINESS DISASTER PLANNING

Disaster management officials from APEC member economies have voiced support for the introduction of financial incentives to urge emergency preparedness among businesses in the Asia-Pacific as the risk of shocks to trade and growth rises in the world’s most natural disaster hit region. Officials backed an incentives-based approach over mandatory measures during a public-private sector […]

June 29, 2015 | By | Reply More
Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation  Reaps Benefits of Recent Migration

Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation Reaps Benefits of Recent Migration

  With Windows Server 2012 R2, the company has seen a vast improvement in operation efficiency – such as a 50% reduction in power consumption largely due to a significant consolidation in the number of physical servers The Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation (BiotechCorp), an agency under the purview of Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), […]

June 26, 2015 | By | Reply More
Pirates in South-East Asia: Malacca buccaneers

Pirates in South-East Asia: Malacca buccaneers

EIGHT men armed with pistols and machetes boarded the Orkim Harmony, a tanker, in the early evening of June 11th. Carrying 6,000 tonnes of petrol—worth more than $5m at market prices—the ship was nearing the end of a voyage around the southern tip of Malaysia, from Malacca on the country’s west coast to Kuantan Port […]

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Maybank Malaysia Introduces Visa Checkout

Maybank Malaysia Introduces Visa Checkout

You can now simplify your online shopping as Visa and Maybank recently announced plans to launch Visa Checkout, a new payment service that will make online shopping faster and easier for Malaysians. Once enrolled in Visa Checkout, consumers are no longer required to re-enter their payment, shipping or billing details when making online purchases, wherever […]

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Bukit Jalil City Launched

Bukit Jalil City Launched

The city of Bukit Jalil, which secured its place in Malaysian history with the 16thCommonwealth Games in 1998, has again firmly established itself as the pride of Malaysia with the launch of the launch of Bukit Jalil City on 9th June 2015.  The highly anticipated Bukit Jalil launch City sees the coming together of Malton […]

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Strategic Human Resource Audit & Risk Management

Strategic Human Resource Audit & Risk Management

Date: Monday & Tuesday, 17th – 18th August 2015 Time: 08:30 am – 17:30 noon Venue: Singapore Cost: For full registration costs and details, contact EmilyNg@marcusevanskl.com This 2-day course has been designed keeping the importance of effective HR risk management and audits in mind, and hence allows delegates to assess key human capital risks, develop […]

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More