Items filtered by date: April 2018

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Kuala Lumpur (MBFWKL) will be the first fashion event in Southeast Asia under the banner of Mercedes-Benz.

For over 20 years,  Mercedes-Benz has showed its global commitment to fashion by being the headline sponsor of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week circuit through New York, Berlin and Beijing and as partner to fashion weeks in Paris, London and Milan to name a few.

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Malaysia retains its position as the number one destination in the global Muslim travel market  for the eight consecutive year, says the Mastercard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) 2018.

The Index which covers 130 destinations, saw  Indonesia built on its year-on-year growth by moving up to joint second with the United Arab Emirates in the overall rankings. 

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Tri-Mode System Bhd an integrated logistics service provider in Malaysia, recently signed an official underwriting agreement with TA Securities Holdings Berhad and Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad for its Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.

TA Securities will act as the Company’s Principal Adviser, Sponsor, Managing Underwriter, Joint Underwriter and Placement Agent while Kenanga is the Joint Underwriter for the IPO. In addition, ZJ Advisory Sdn Bhd has been appointed as the Financial Adviser for this listing exercise. 

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Manulife Asset Management Services Berhad (MAMSB) announced the launch of the Manulife Investment Shariah Progress Plus Fund, a fund specifically designed for investors seeking diversified Shariah-compliant equity opportunities within the booming economy in the Asia Pacific region.

The fund can invest up to 30 percent of its net asset value (NAV) in Shariah-compliant equities in regional markets, including but not limited to Malaysia, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan and Thailand.

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CTOS Data Systems Sdn Bhd, Malaysia’s largest credit reporting agency, has entered into a partnership with LenddoEFL.

The partnership was made to achieve a joint vision of financial inclusion for Malaysian consumers with little to no credit history with the “CTOS Non-Traditional Data Score’. 

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The BizSmart Challenge 2018, presented by Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad and Eco World Development Group Berhad, is back for the fifth year, offering RM1 million in cash and media coverage prizes, and up to RM5 million in collateral-free financing for finalists.

This year’s challenge will be in the format of a reality TV show, the first reality TV business programme in the country by a financial institution.  

Published in GENERAL
Friday, 13 April 2018 17:23

AirAsia offering lower fares for GE14

AirAsia is offering one-way fixed fares on all domestic routes on May 8th and 9th to support Malaysians travelling back to their constituencies to vote in conjunction with the 14th General Election.

Passengers travelling within Peninsular Malaysia and within East Malaysia can now purchase ticket at RM 99.

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The Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) has successfully supplied power to the refinery complex, which includes the Crude Distillation Unit, Atmospheric Residue Desulphurization Unit, Hydrogen Collection Distribution Unit and Hydrotreating Units as well as other critical components.

The power is generated by Pengerang Co-generation Plant (PCP), one of the six associated facilities developed to support the PIC. 

Published in CORPORATE

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) debuts its new brand for electric mobility,  the EQ to local market in an effort to expand its commitment to the growing electric-powered car market. 

The EQ, which stands for electric intelligence, stands as pioneer of future mobility solutions, and will now become the trademark for the company’s range of electric vehicles.

Published in GENERAL
Thursday, 12 April 2018 16:01

MBM saw 13.2% growth in Q1 2018 sales

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) has recorded a double digit growth of 13.2 per cent in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the corresponding quarter last year. 

MBM has sold a total of 3,335 units in Q1 2018 with 1,200 sold in January, an impressive jump by 32 per cent compared to January 2017. 

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