Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Editor’s Picks: 25 September 2018

Highlights: Employers to fork out RM10,000 extension fee for foreign workers Oil prices hit four-year-high MITI plans to set up textile design federation Malaysia...

E-commerce enabler Shopmatic raises Series AA funding of $5.7 million.

Shopmatic, a Singapore-based e-commerce company providing a platform for merchants and individual entrepreneurs to sell online, has raised $5.7 million of Series AA funding led by ACP Pte...

Web and Mobile ApplicationsTop Security Challenges for IT Professionals in Asia

  Synopsys, Inc. today announced the results of its 2018 survey of 251 IT professionals revealing that customer-facing web applications continue to present the highest...

Banks Shift Priorities Toward Digitalisation, Innovation for Future Growth: EY Survey

The EY Global Banking Outlook 2018 found that about 85 per cent of banks globally cite implementation of a digital transformation programme as a...

News on 8 May 2019

Headlines: Malaysia to be removed from list of Rome Statute signatories Malaysians spend more time looking at properties than going to the gym or...

News Snippets: 31 July 2018

Highlights: Belgium envoy moots specific mission to tackle palm oil issues with EU Financial markets face continued non-resident outflows in June First Co-Working Space...

“In 30 years, the best CEO of the year will be a machine.”

Asia may have missed the chance to dominate the current internet age, but Alibaba Group executive chairman Jack Ma (pic) believes the vast region’s...

News Desk: 18 April 2019

Highlights: 6.1 magnitude earthquake shakes Taiwan’s east coast Malaysian tourist in critical condition from Taiwan quake Malaysia will be able to leverage 5G within...

Digital technologies set to help drive Malaysia’s economic growth

Online shopping carts are transforming the face of different economies that are changing supply chains, and putting pricing power in the hands consumers. This...

Daily Highlights: 7 June 2018

Highlights: Enough information that Jho Low is among main criminals in 1MDB NGO: Gender inequality, discrimination against minorities still rife BNM's international reserves at...

Newsdesk: 14 December 2018

Highlights: Calls for fresh polls in UMNO as exodus continues PKR closes its door to ex-UMNO leaders IMF projects Malaysia's 2018 real GDP growth...

News Briefs: 2 April 2019

Headlines: WTO: Global tensions to force trade slowdown in 2019 Supplementary budget of RM19.6 bln won't affect 3.7 pct fiscal target National AI framework...