Menara Hong Leong, the headquarters of Hong Leong Bank Berhad (HLB) was abuzz with coders, UX/UI developers, product designers, programmers and startup entrepreneurs.
They were hoping to make an impact with their ideas at HLB LaunchPad Activate 2018 (HLB LaunchPad) for tech-savvy fintechs and startups, and at the HLB sponsored event, Unimaker Universe 2018 (Unimaker) for the next generation of digital-minded talents.
edotco Group (“edotco”), an integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company has reinforced its commitment in Pakistan, now considered a country with the potential to create one of the largest digital audiences in the world.
At a recent meeting with Imran Khan, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Datuk Azzat Kamaludin, Chairman of edotco Group and Suresh Sidhu, CEO of edotco Group shared their optimism of Pakistan’s connectivity developments and reiterated edotco’s continuing commitment to invest in the country’s digital growth through improved telecommunications infrastructure.
Salaries in Malaysia increased by 5.0% in 2018, and are projected to increase by 5.2% in 2019, according to the Malaysia 2018 Salary Increase & Total Compensation Measurement Survey by Aon (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions.
These rates indicate that wages here are increasing faster than in Singapore (3.8% in 2018) and in-line with Thailand where salaries increased by 5.2% in 2018. Indonesia experienced a 7.6% rise in wages -- albeit with higher inflation and lower income base.