Daily Archives: May 11, 2018

SparkLabs Engages with Argon Group to Launch the First Startup Accelerator Security Token Offering

The Largest Accelerator Network in Asia Partners with Argon Group, a leading digital finance advisory firm, and Swarm.Fund, the first security token platform, to Democratize Venture Capital Access PALO ALTO, Calif., May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SparkLabs Group, which

CP Kelco Closes Sale of Carrageenan Production Site in Philippines to Marcel Trading Corporation

ATLANTA, May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid ingredients, today announced it has completed the sale of its carrageenan plant in Sibonga, Cebu, Philippines, to Marcel Trading Corporation, a carrageenan producer in

MALAYSIA: ISTANA NEGARA (PALACE) REFUTES ALLEGATION KING DELAYED APPOINTMENT OF MAHATHIR AS PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 11 (NNN-Bernama) � Istana Negara (Palace) has strongly refuted any allegation that Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Malaysia's King) Sultan Muhammad V delayed the appointment of Dr Mahathir Mohamad as the Prime Minister. Comptroller of...

EU LOOKS FORWARD TO WORKING WITH MALAYSIA’S NEW GOVT

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The European Union (EU) is looking forward to work with the new government in Malaysia to further strengthen Malaysia and EU relations for the benefit of Malaysians and European citizens. An EU spokesman in a statement yesterday

NGOS CONFIDENT WITH DR MAHTHIR’S POLITICAL STRATEGY, TENACITY IN LEADING MALAYSIA

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have expressed confidence with the political strategy and tenacity of newly-appointed Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad in leading the country. National Peninsular Malay Students Congress (G...

MALAYSIA: HIGH COST OF LIVING, FAKE NEWS ACT AMONG REASONS WHY PAKATAN HARAPAN WON – ANALYSTS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia For the first time in Malaysian history, the long-ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition stared at defeat as it lost to the Pakatan Harapan (PH) whose victory � aided by the sweeping tsunami rakyat nationwide � saw it

MALAYSIA WILL MAINTAIN GOOD RELATIONS WITH OTHER COUNTRIES – PM MAHATHIR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Newly-elected Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says Malaysia, as a trading nation, will maintain good relations the international community without favouring any particular country or interfering with their domestic policies, s...

MALAYSIA: NURUL IZZAH REITERATES COMMITMENT FOR FREE, FAIR MEDIA

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar has reaffirmed her commitment to abolish the Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984 and the setting up of a media council in ensuring a free and fair media in Malaysia. Nurul

MALAYSIA: PAKATAN HARAPAN GOVT MUST AIM FOR GREATER NATIONAL UNITY, STRONGER ECONOMIC GROWTH

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The new government formed by the Pakatan Harapan (PH) must aim for a greater national unity and stability to ensure a stronger economic growth, said Asian Strategy and Leadership Institute (ASLI) chairman Dr Ramon V. Navaratnam. ...

WATCHING DR MAHATHIR FIGHT IN GE14 REMINDS ME OF LEE KUAN YEW, SAYS SINGAPORE FORMER PM GOH CHOK TONG

SINGAPORE, The current political development in Malaysia has also attracted the attention of Goh Chok Tong, Singapore's second Prime Minister, who succeeded the city-state's founding father Lee Kuan Yew (LKY). Watching Dr Mahathir fight Malaysian GE14 ...