Items filtered by date: April 2018

Standard Chartered Bank has pledged in its Gender Pay Gap Disclosure report to have 30 per cent female representation in senior leadership roles by 2020 globally. 

In conjunction with Labour Day, the Bank has announced its commitment towards gender parity through a set of initiatives aimed at further narrowing the gender pay gap. 

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The Penang Skills Development Centre (PSDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with national applied research and development centre, MIMOS.

The MoU is to collaborate on completing the Industry 4.0 value chain, and support industry needs in Penang and the Northern Region. 

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Commerce.Asia Venture, Malaysian commerce technology venture builder, today announces its partnership with two Thailand Technology Enablers to accelerate cross-border e-commerce between Thailand and Malaysia. 

Commerce.Asia entered into joint venture agreements with two Thailand Technology today.

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OCBC Bank Malaysia Berhad and its subsidiaries reported a 17 per cent rise in net profit to RM949 million for the financial year ended 31 December 2017 (FY17). 

In a statement, OCBC revealed this is the highest ever net profit recorded by OCBC Malaysia.

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Samsung has launched the Samsung Flip, an innovative digital flipchart which can be rotated between portrait and landscape modes and is similar in built to that of a traditional whiteboard, in Kuala Lumpur.

Samsung intended to solve a common corporate problems of sorting through endless stacks of paper to find a specific discussion point  and with the invention of Flip, consumers are able to scroll through and search up to 20 clearly-divided digital pages.

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Fundaztic is a Malaysian P2P financing platform licensed by the Securities Commission (SC) of Malaysia. Working together with Easy Pay Transfers, an innovative online money transfer platform fully-licensed by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) focusing on SME business with payments to China, Fundaztic has introduced efforts to reward their members who have needs for money transfers especially payments to China by offering promotions from Easy Pay Transfers. Concurrently, Easy Pay Transfers will refer SMEs that requires funding to Fundaztic to assist in driving access to financing. 

Since its launch in July 2017 Fundaztic has helped over 120 SMEs with a total of over RM11 million disbursed.

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Customers will get to enjoy freshly brewed coffee at selected PETRONAS stations, including Sabah and Sarawak.

The initiative caters to demand from coffeeholics who enjoy artisan coffee, which are hand-crafted, freshly brewed and barista-served. New on the coffee kiosk’s menu includes the Starbucks® Espresso Kaw Kaw which is exclusively crafted for PETRONAS customers. 

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AXA Affin General Insurance Berhad (AAGI) was recently named Malaysia’s Best Employer Brand for 2018 in the Malaysia’s Best Employer Brand Awards  fourth Edition, which was held at Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre Hotel & Residences.

Organised by the Employer Branding Institute, World HRD Congress and Star of the Industry Group, and endorsed by Asian Confederation of Businesses, the Award recognises leading companies in Malaysia that have shown exemplary human resource practices that drive the company and its workforce.

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Thursday, 26 April 2018 12:25

CIMB offers zero-fee online fund transfers

CIMB Bank Berhad is waiving its fees performed on its online banking platform, CIMB Clicks as well as CIMB Clicks and CIMB EVA mobile apps, regardless of transaction amount.

CIMB revealed the Interbank GIRO (IBG) fee of RM0.11 per transaction and Instant Interbank Fund Transfer (IBFT) fee of RM0.53 per transaction will be waived and this will take effect immediately

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Malaysians can now savour McDonald’s take on nasi lemak, as they introduce the Nasi Lemak Burger to celebrate Malaysians’ love for the traditional and all-time favourite local food.

Available for a limited time only starting from April 26, the locally-inspired Nasi Lemak Burger is set to tantalize one’s taste buds made with a juicy coconut flavoured chicken thigh patty, coated with a cornflake crunch, and topped with a special sambal sauce, fried egg, caramelised onions, refreshing cucumber slices and all nestled in a chilli infused bun. 

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