Items filtered by date: July 2018

Do higher rates augur trouble for global markets?

1. April Market Review

Markets generally moved higher in April as investors repriced the strength of a late-cycle US economy.

Published in FEATURES

Rising inflationary pressures

We expect the Fed will hike rates in June and one or two times in the second half of 2018. However, a temporary move above 2% in the core PCE deflator is unlikely to trigger a switch to a more aggressive pace of rate hikes.

Published in FEATURES
Friday, 13 July 2018 16:12

MINI Malaysia Introduces the New MINI

MINI Malaysia, the sophisticated compact premium automotive brand in the country reveals the New MINI for the local market.

“The New MINI represents the latest and finest of the technological and design excellence of a car brand that has had an iconic and illustrious appeal that has been transcending generations since 1959.

Published in GENERAL
Thursday, 12 July 2018 12:38

Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail


Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail - Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Women and Family Development


FedEx Express (FedEx) the world’s largest express transportation company, has upgraded its aircraft fleet with the introduction of the Boeing 767-300 Freighter (B767F) in Malaysia.

This cargo freighter will further strengthen delivery capabilities in and out of Malaysia, providing overnight connections to 20 major cities in Asia, better connecting Malaysia to the region’s major trading centres, while facilitating two-business-day shipping services to the U.S. and Europe.

Published in GENERAL

Gen Y Financial Services Industry (FSI) professionals across Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand rank career advancement and challenging work as their top workplace priorities, said the a study by Asian Institute of Finance (AIF).

The AIF study, entitled ‘Gen Y in the Workplace: an ASEAN Perspective’, explores the workplace attitudes, expectations and aspirations of Generation Y finance professionals in four key ASEAN member countries.

Published in GENERAL

Bursa Malaysia Berhad issued a consultation paper to seek public feedback on the proposed review of the Main Market Listing Requirements and Rules and Directives of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad in relation to Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs).

The public consultation period will run from July 9 to July 23.

Published in MARKETS

BMW Malaysia to share another glimpse of its Vision of Modern Luxury in Kuala Lumpur.

Earlier this year, BMW Malaysia presented the BMW Luxury Excellence Pavilion.

Published in GENERAL

Fonterra’s foodservice business Anchor Food Professionals is looking to crown the finest chefs in the world, as it co-hosts two prestigious competitions at the upcoming Worldchefs Congress & Expo 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Anchor Food Professionals is the event’s exclusive dairy partner for the Global Pastry Chefs Challenge and Global Young Chefs Challenge, supplying high quality, fit-for-purpose dairy ingredients for each competition.

Published in GENERAL
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