Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tun M: GST to be Abolished

Pakatan Harapan leader Tun Dr. Mahathir confirms that the new Malaysian government will cancel the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Mahathir said, “There is no...

ALAX to Drive Mobile Gaming in Asia

Mobile games platform ALAX raises US$3.8 million for its plan to drive mobile gaming development in the region. The fund was raised from its token-based...

Tetra Pak: Paper Straws to Address Plastic Wastage Issue

Tetra Pak to develop paper straws for its portion-size carton packages Tetra Pak plans to launch the paper straw before the end of the year. This...

Standard Chartered plans to narrow gender pay gap

Standard Chartered announced its commitment towards gender parity, in conjunction with Labour Day. Through a set of initiatives, the bank has pledged to have...

New Radio Station in Town

CITYPlus 92.5fm, operated by Cense Media Sdn Bhd, goes live! The Mandarin-based business and infotainment station holds a mission of helping local  SMEs and entrepreneurs...

Samsung Flip: An Evolution of Workplace Collaboration

Samsung improves workplace collaboration by introducing Samsung Flip into the market. Samsung Flip is the latest tech gadget released in Malaysia by Samsung. The product...

Takaful Malaysia launches digitally-assisted medication delivery programme

Takaful Malaysia today officially launched a digitally-assisted medication delivery programme as part of the company’s digital strategy in spearheading new innovations in insurance. The...

DHL to invest RM11 million in Johor facility

DHL Express will invest RM11 million to construct the Southern Malaysia Gateway in Johor. The gateway will be purpose-built to meet the growing demands...

Funding Societies raises RM100M in Series B Funding

Southeast Asia’s largest P2P lending platform completes largest funding round in Southeast Asia. Leading peer-to-peer (P2P) financing platform in Malaysia, Funding Societies, has raised RM100 million...

A Faster Payment Platform

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) plans to modernise Malaysia’s retail payments. The central bank is helping to build a payment platform to facilitate and drive...

Fundaztic Targets to Finance 500 SMEs

Fundaztic, a P2P financing platform in Malaysia, reached an important milestone: having served 100 SMEs. The young company is now targeting to serve 500...

Singapore to make ASEAN a better community

Singapore, as ASEAN Chair for 2018, has lined up plans to launch initiatives and various projects to improve the livelihood, well-being and welfare of...