Items filtered by date: February 2018

Baiwago Plus Café announced plans to have 15 more outlets by year 2020, bringing the total outlets to 21 at the launch of the Puchong outlet yesterday. 

The Puchong outlets marks Baiwago’s sixth outlet and follows a successful pilot project at the café’s Kuchai Lama branch on the adoption of MCash as its exclusive e-wallet partner. 

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The Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (KL- SG HSR) project successfully completed its compulsory three month Public Inspection exercise. 

The exercise which ended on January 31, recorded more than 35,000 responses which is the highest number of public feedback among rail- based public transportation projects in Malaysia.

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MFMA Development Sdn Bhd, a joint venture between Mitsui Fudosan Co, Ltd (Mitsui Fudosan) and Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (Malaysia Airports), has successfully launched Phase 2 of its planned expansion for Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang after the official opening in 2015. The launch of the expansion phase was officiated by the Minister of Transport, Dato’ Sri Liow Tiong Lai. 

“The launch of the expansion phase for Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang marks an important milestone for us as it demonstrates the progress we are making towards becoming the largest factory outlet mall in Southeast Asia,” said Mr Akihiko Funaoka, Executive Managing Officer of Mitsui Fudosan Co Ltd. 

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Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan) [KWAP], Malaysia's second-biggest pension fund became the first pension fund in Malaysia to be a signatory of the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). With the signing of the PRI, KWAP formally joins the PRI's independently operated, global network of policymakers that is working to build a sustainable and economically effective financial system on the foundation of responsible investment for long-term value creation. 

As a PRI signatory, KWAP will remain committed to support and promote the use of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing programmes, incorporating measures to provide full transparency for investors, such as publicly reporting on investment activities in accordance with the PRI's six core principles. 

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Every festive season turns into a shopping frenzy, and the action has moved increasingly online. With the convenience of online payment and in-app purchases, with delivery to your door, comes the very real risk of cybercrime, with you as the target. 

Everyone loves a great deal during the Lunar New Year, and throughout the year. For cyber criminals, your frenzied shopping to get all the items you need delivered before the festivities begin is a prime opportunity. This is because in the euphoria and adrenaline rush of shopping, you will be more likely to make basic mistakes that can expose your personal data. 

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Fujifilm Malaysia aims to grow market share of its trendy mirrorless range of X Series cameras riding on double digit trajectory from Gen Y photography enthusiasts who demand fun, versatile and high-quality images from their cameras to capture and seamlessly share their passion and memorable moments on their social network.

Fujifilm’s latest stylish X-A5 camera, a follow-up from the X-A3 model is the smallest and lightest mirrorless digital camera within the X Series range. Combining a new 24.2-megapixel sensor with the X Series signature colour reproduction technology, the X-A5 offers a host of new features, including a newly developed zoom lens, 4K movie recording, touch screen and the latest Bluetooth® pairing technology for immediate image transfer.

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Manulife Asset Management believes Malaysia is well positioned to reap the benefits of synchronized global growth, and will contribute to Asia’s growing economy in 2018.

Geoff Lewis, senior strategist asia of Manulife Asset Management revealed market outlook for 2018 and predicts that the global growth is likely to continue this year with further strong earnings growth.

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MPI Generali Insurans Berhad will see a significant advancement in its digital services and offerings with the current collaboration with tech solutions partner Kofax. Recently, MPI Generali signed an MOU with Kofax to adopt the latter’s Digital Process Automation (DPA) and Robotics Process Automation (RPA) solutions to further improve MPI Generali’s customer experience and overall business process efficiency. 

MPI Generali’s digital transformation program will see improvements in its customer onboarding journey and key services such as underwriting, claims, and invoices processing through the deployment of a unified platform with Kofax Total Agility, Mobile and RPA solutions.

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According to a new business study, “Unlocking the Economic Impact of Digital Transformation in Asia Pacific” produced by Microsoft in partnership with IDC Asia/Pacific, digital transformation is estimated to contribute US$10 billion to Malaysia’s GDP by 2021. 

The study predicts a dramatic acceleration in the pace of digital transformation across Asia’s economies. In 2017, about 7% of Malaysia’s GDP was derived from digital products and services created directly through the use of digital technologies, such as mobility, cloud, Internet of Things (IoT), and artificial intelligence (AI). 

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Wednesday, 07 February 2018 14:10

Share Golden Moments with Kfc This Festive Season

KFC Malaysia is ushering this festive season with a golden favourite that is set to delight KFC fans and make gatherings with friends and family more joyful. The KFC Golden Egg Crunch features the popular favourite salted egg, with spicy curry leaves and sweet basil, promising a mouth-watering experience that is irresistible.

A limited time special, this unique aromatic fusion of savoury, spicy and sweet flavours with the signature crunchy Hot & Spicy KFC chicken is a scrumptious meal that will whet anyone’s appetite. 

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