Items filtered by date: July 2018

Hakuhodo took centre stage when it bagged the Agency of the Year award with three Gold, two Silver, 10 Bronze and 10 Merit awards for a total of 150 points at the recent Kancil Awards 2018, Malaysia’s most celebrated creative excellence awards competition.

Leo Burnett Kuala Lumpur placed 2nd with five Silver, 13 Bronze, 13 Merit awards and 141 points, followed by Naga DDB Tribal in 3rd place with three Silver, 12 Bronze, 21 Merit awards and 132 points.
QSR Stores Sdn Bhd was named the Advertiser of the Year, while Reprise took home the Golden Kancil for their “The Other Sanders” campaign.

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A total of 107 small business owners who are residents of five “Projek Perumahan Rakyat (PPR)” across the Klang Valley, received a much-needed boost today when they were awarded with grants totalling RM460, 000 through an entrepreneurship programme, spearheaded by Taylor’s Education Group and CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd.

The programme, called “Program Keusahawanan Taylor’s-CIMB Islamic” is aimed at empower families in the B40 group to uplift their earnings’ ability through up-skilling and entrepreneurship.

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Allianz Malaysia is embarking on an exciting new partnership with one of the leading online marketplaces in Malaysia, 11street. This collaboration aims to provide Malaysians with some peace of mind by offering protection that caters to our varying needs through the insurance products that are now available on the online shopping platform.

Together, Allianz and 11street are making purchasing insurance even more convenient and seamless by offering three comprehensive products that suits the customer’s needs. These products include; Personal Accident Insurance, which prepares us for the unexpected at all times, the Roadside Assistance Program, which provides drivers with a comprehensive scope of protection during a car breakdown and Smart Home Cover, which allows us the comfort of knowing that our homes are protected.

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7-Eleven Malaysia that was awarded ‘Company of The Year’ for the second year running in the retail category at the recently held 2018 CSR Malaysia Awards/ The award was held recently to appreciate and share exemplary outreach efforts by organisations in Malaysia.

Organised by CSR Malaysia Publications and endorsed by The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development Malaysia, the CSR Malaysia Awards honour outstanding corporations in Malaysia that have excelled in the role of change agents in the socio-economic transformation of Malaysia and endeavour to promote sustainable economies and serve the needy by featuring CSR initiatives of corporations in Malaysia.

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Sunway Concrete Products (S) Pte Ltd (“SCPS”), an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Sunway Construction Group Berhad (SunCon) together with its joint venture partner HL Building Materials Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Hong Leong Asia Ltd, have successfully won the bid for the lease of land (the “Land”) for the development of the Integrated Construction and Prefabrication Hub (“ICPH”) from the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore (“BCA”).

This piece of Land, awarded by BCA on 27 July 2018, is located at Pulau Punggol Barat and is approximately 38,421.8 square meters in size. The lease term for the Land is 30 years starting from July 2018.
The total consideration for the Land is approximately SGD25.7 million comprising the land price and administrative fees. The said consideration will be borne by the joint venture parties proportionately.

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Aligned with its strategy to embrace Industrial Revolution 4.0, Sime Darby Industrial Sdn Bhd (SDI) and Digi Telecommunications (Digi) under its digital business arm, Digi-X today launched Industrial Valet, a dedicated e-commerce platform selling industrial heavy equipment parts and merchandise directly to customers.

Industrial Valet – www.industrialvalet.com, touted as one of its kind in Malaysia, was created exclusively with SDI’s customers in mind. It is the answer to the increasingly demanding customers who value speed, efficiency and value-added innovative services. Delivering solutions faster will lower costs, and the savings will eventually be passed on to customers.

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The regulatory approval received from the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) of India to the proposed scheme of amalgamation (proposed merger) between Idea Cellular Ltd., Vodafone India Limited and Vodafone Mobile Services Limited, announced recently, will make Axiata Group Bhd a financial investor in the largest telecommunications operator in India and one of the biggest in the world.

The merged entity, Vodafone Idea Ltd., will be the largest telecommunications company to compete in one of the world’s fastest growing market. Together, Vodafone Idea will serve a customer base of 440 million, representing 39% of the total market share while its revenue market share is estimated to be at 37.5%.

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The regulatory approval received from the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) of India to the proposed scheme of amalgamation (proposed merger) between Idea Cellular Ltd., Vodafone India Limited and Vodafone Mobile Services Limited, announced recently, will make Axiata Group Bhd a financial investor in the largest telecommunications operator in India and one of the biggest in the world.

The merged entity, Vodafone Idea Ltd., will be the largest telecommunications company to compete in one of the world’s fastest growing market. Together, Vodafone Idea will serve a customer base of 440 million, representing 39% of the total market share while its revenue market share is estimated to be at 37.5%.

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Microsoft announced the winners of the 16th annual Imagine Cup, the world’s premier student technology competition where students from around the globe team up to solve some of the world’s biggest problems through technology.

Representing Malaysia is Team PINE which consists of 3 students from Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM).

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Taylor’s Education Group (“Taylor’s”) and CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad (“CIMB Islamic”) awarded RM460, 000 grant to 107 small business owners who are also residents of five “Projek Perumahan Rakyat (PPR)” across the Klang Valley through “Program Keusahawanan Taylor’s-CIMB Islamic”

This is the second year that the entrepreneurship programme is being held to empower B40 families in uplifting their earnings’ ability through up-skilling and entrepreneurship.

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