Asia-Pacific becomes largest destination, source of FDI globally

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 For the first time, the Asia-Pacific region has become the largest destination and source of foreign direct investment (FDI) globally, according to a new report launched by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia

Auth0 opens Singapore office as operations hub in Southeast Asia

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 Auth0, the identity platform for application builders continued global growth in Asia-Pacific with a new office in Singapore, acting as operations hub for growth primarily in Southeast Asia.This signals a milestone in Auth0's evolut...

Msia to advance towards inclusive, sustainable trade and investment – MITI Minister

CYBERJAYA, Dec 4 Malaysia as the host of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC 2020) will advance towards inclusive and sustainable trade and investment, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking.He said this would resul...

Tabung Haji able to pay higher hibah this year economist

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH), which recorded a healthier financial performance in the third quarter (Q3) of this year, will be able to announce a better hibah (dividend) for this year, said an economist.Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd

PM calls on APEC members to embrace shared prosperity philosophy, include in their economic model

CYBERJAYA, Dec 4 Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has called on Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies to embrace the shared prosperity philosophy and include it in their current economic model.Malaysia, which will play host to...

China-Malaysia partnership to produce RM3 billion worth of cultural entertainment projects

JOHOR BAHRU, Dec 3 A deal between two production companies from Malaysia and China was signed today with an aim of producing RM3 billion worth of cultural entertainment projects over the next five years.The collaboration between Malaysian producers Mon...

Malaysias trade surplus rises 2.8 pct in October 2019 at RM17.33 bln

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 Malaysia's trade surplus in October 2019 rose 2.8 per cent to RM17.33 billion, compared with RM16.85 billion registered in October 2018, the 264th consecutive months of trade surplus since November 1997.In a statement today, the Int...

Soteria AI appoints new CTO, announces first game next year

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 Soteria AI, the company developing the first AI assistant for gaming has appointed a veteran of machine learning and data analytics world, Eric Schneider, as its new CTO.Schneider will work closely with COO and President, Tim

Dry day but women bowlers will bounce back – Shalin

MANILA, The national women's squad finished empty-handed on the opening day of the 30th SEA Games tenpin bowling competition today but they are not about to press the panic button yet.Sin Li Jane emerged as the best Malaysian in

Farah Ann, Fu Jie Shine in golden haul

MANILA, The national artistic gymnastics squad continued their fine form in the 30th SEA Games at the Rizal Memorial Coliseum here by bagging two golds, one silver and two bronze today.After having missed the women's uneven bars gold at