Items filtered by date: December 2018

Think City recently signed a Chapter Agreement with the International Network of Traditional Building, Architecture and Urbanism (INTBAU) in London to recognise Think City as the official host of INTBAU Malaysia.

INTBAU Malaysia represents the 33rd chapter of the global INTBAU network, dedicated to creating better places through traditional building, architecture and urbanism.

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BMW Malaysia introduced two New BMW i Charging Facilities at Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Melaka.

“The New BMW i Charging Facilities at our hotel marks a significant step forward in enriching our hospitality offerings to our guests while empowering their sustainable lifestyles and with this invaluable partnership with BMW Malaysia and Seong Hoe Premium Motors, we can now look after the e-mobility needs of our guests with cutting-edge facilities, offering them peace of mind as they explore the fascinating City of Melaka and its surrounding areas in their electric vehicles,” said Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Melaka general manager, Klaus Sennik.

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Zurich Malaysia has officially announced its head office relocation to Mercu 3 of KL Eco City (KLEC). 

With the move, all Zurich Malaysia’s entities – Zurich General Insurance Malaysia Berhad, Zurich General Takaful Malaysia Berhad, Zurich Life Insurance Malaysia Berhad, Zurich Takaful Malaysia Berhad, Zurich Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd and Zurich Shared Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd are now housed under one roof, a significant milestone in the Swiss-based insurer’s journey in the country.

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Logicalis, the international IT solutions and managed services provider, announced the appointment of Bernard Chiang as the new managing director for its Malaysia operations.

Bernard will be responsible for driving innovation, revenue and profitability growth for Logicalis Malaysia.

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The Open Vault, the FinTech and Innovation unit of OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad has been official unveiled by Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) vice president of Growth Ecosystem Development, Norhizam Kadir.

Norhizam said the creation of the Bank’s unit on the 27th floor of Wisma Lee Rubber, Jalan Melaka, is expected to drive OCBC Bank’s progression into the digital era.

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The Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) and AirAsia have announced their partnership through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony to offer greater travel flexibility for MIEA members.

The MoU was signed by MIEA President Eric Lim and AirAsia Group Head of Corporate Sales Alex Tan Heng Lay.

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CIMB Group’s inaugural 3D Conquest hackathon recently shortlisted 35 teams from an initial list of 715 teams, comprising 3,000 university students.

Running on three tracks – Data Science, FinTech and Coding – the 3D Conquest was organised to identify the region’s young digital talents as part of CIMB’s contribution towards ASEAN’s future development.

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Monday, 10 December 2018 11:13

Astro to Undertake VSS

Given the current challenging overall economic landscape, Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad will be undertaking a Voluntary Separation Scheme (VSS) that will allow the Group to further simplify the organisation, enhance operational efficiency and reduce annual operating expenses.

The VSS is offered purely on a voluntary basis.

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Three subsidiaries of Scomi Group Bhd have, on Dec 7, applied for Judicial Management via a Judicial Management Order (“JM Order”) from the High Court of Malaya, Shah Alam as part of its exercise to undergo a financial restructuring scheme to put it on a firm footing.

The three companies are Scomi Engineering Bhd (SEB, Scomi Rail Bhd (SRB) and Scomi Transit Project Brazil (Sao Paulo) Sdn Bhd (STPBSP).

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Monday, 10 December 2018 02:29

Panasonic Opens Three New Facilities

Panasonic celebrate the completion of three new facilities - Panasonic Manufacturing Malaysia Berhad (PMMA), Panasonic Appliances Research & Development Centre Asia Pacific Sdn Bhd (PAPRADAP) and Panasonic Appliances Air-Conditioning Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PAPAMY), through “Towards a New Era” grand opening ceremony.

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