Padang Terap, 16 February 2021 - Malaysia Debt Ventures Bhd (MDV) has approved a total of RM912.4 million in financing for projects in the green energy sector, thus becoming the highest financier under the Green Technology Financing Scheme (GTFS) since its introduction in 2010. MDV chairman Khairul Azwan Harun said...
Malaysia’s Covid-19 Vaccine Programme: What You Need To Know Kuala Lumpur, 15 February 2021-Here’s your guide to how and when you can get vaccinated for Covid-19 in Malaysia. Last week, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Khairy Jamaluddin disclosed that Malaysia is expected to receive its first batch of Covid-19...
Kuala Lumpur, 10 February 2021 - Malaysia’s economy can create about 70,000 jobs for every 1% increase in its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth, the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) said, reported Bernama. In its latest National Economic Outlook 2020-2021 update, MIER said the new jobs are expected to be created...
Kuala Lumpur, 9 February 2021 – PETRONAS Dagangan Berhad (PDB) was awarded the Putra Brand Platinum Award for the Automotive Fuel, Lubricants and Accessories category at the Putra Brand Awards for the 11th consecutive year. This consecutive win is a testimony to PDB’s continuous improvement to its line of products,...
Kuala Lumpur, 9 February 2021 - In conjunction with the season of love, Pizza Hut has the launched ‘Turning Virtual into Real Pizza Heart’ campaign aims to make it easier for Malaysians to express love, reconnect and rekindle their relationships. Instead of just sending virtual love online, Malaysians can now literally send a physical heart-shaped pizza packed in a heart-shaped box where one can enjoy, taste and reconnect...
Kuala Lumpur, 9 February 2021: An undoubted victim of the COVID-19 pandemic is the aviation industry. With lockdowns implemented, overseas air travel has been transformed into a luxury only known pre-pandemic days, workers have been furloughed and planes have idly parked in airports for months. However, one company that has performed...
Kuala Lumpur, 8 February 2021 - Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) is expecting about 1.7 million e-Angpao transactions worth over RM60 million to be conducted by customers during the Chinese New Year festive season this year. Group chief executive officer (Community Financial Services) Datuk John Chong said in light of the pandemic, the...
Kuala Lumpur, 5 February 2021 — Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has announced an additional allocation of RM2 billion for the Targeted Relief and Recovery Facility (TRRF), as well as the establishment of a RM200 million Disaster Relief Facility (DRF) 2021. In a statement today, BNM said the additional allocation brings...
Petaling Jaya, 4 February 2021 - CIMB Bank Bhd and CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd have launched CIMB GreenBizReady, a one-stop sustainability solution for Malaysian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) looking to start and progress on their sustainability journey. With an allocation of RM250 million, SMEs will be empowered through financial solutions...
Kuala Lumpur, 4 February 2021: In a sign of the global payments industry’s increasing pace of consolidation and acquisition, LuLu Financial Holdings – a prominent UAE based holding company with investments in financial services and fintech products worldwide, has taken a 70.83% stake in Malaysia’s NS Cashpoint – a...