Daily Archives: October 11, 2019

Trip.com Receives Google Material Design Award

Trip.com Design Director Jiamin Wu BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At the recent SPAN 2019 design conference, Trip.com was awarded a Google Material Design Award for its application design. Since 2015, Google has hosted the Material Design

Dagang NeXchange lauds allocation for digital infrastructure and content development

KUALA LUMPUR, Dagang NeXchange Bhd (DNeX) lauds allocation for digital development in 2020 Budget that aims to increase digital capabilities of organisations, businesses and workforce in the country.In a statement today, its executive deputy chairman D...

2020 Budget first step towards realisation of shared prosperity vision 2030

KUALA LUMPUR, The 2020 Budget is the first step towards realising the objectives of the Shared Prosperity Vision 2030 (WKB 2030), said Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.He said the comprehensive budget is in line with the WKB2030

2020 budget assumes a more realistic oil price – OCBC

KUALA LUMPUR, The 2020 Budget has assumed a much more realistic Brent crude price of US$62 per barrel, compared to US$72 previously, said OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Bhd.Its chief economist Selena Ling said petroleum revenue was slated to reach RM50.5 billion...

World Bank says 2020 budget is prudent balance towards preserving fiscal sustainability

KUALA LUMPUR, The 2020 Budget represents a prudent balance between the competing needs for Malaysia to preserve fiscal sustainability, while also responding to the realities of a slowing economic environment, The World Bank Group said.Proposals to refo...

2020 budget encourages pro-growth, people-centric initiatives

KUALA LUMPUR, The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government stayed true to its promises when it tabled a budget that is people-centric and pro-growth, while boosting confidence, in the spirit of inclusivity and shared prosperity.IQI Global chief economist Shan S...

Details of highway takeover to be worked out later, says PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Details of the proposed highway takeover will be worked out later, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.Speaking to reporters, the Prime Minister said the government had identified the urban and rural areas that it is going into."Details wi...

Digital platforms laud 2020 budget digital solutions

KUALA LUMPUR, Digital merchant platform Fave believes the continued rapid adoption of mobile payment in Malaysia will fuel the company's target of enabling 100,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with cashless payments and digital solutions by 2020...

Tech giants welcome Budget 2020 digitisation plans

KUALA LUMPUR, The government has continued to emphasise the importance of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR 4.0) as 2020 Budget lays out measures to capture IR 4.0's full potential.Cisco Malaysia managing director Albert Chai said the government contin...

Ahmad Hazwan, Fadhli Shas to strengthen JDT II for challenge cup finals

KUALA LUMPUR, The Johor Darul Ta'zim II (JDT II) seeks the services of Ahmad Hazwan Bakri and Muhammad Fadhli Shas to strengthen the team to face UKM FC in their 2019 Challenge Cup finals second-leg at Kuala Lumpur Football Stadium,