Daily Archives: February 5, 2020

Top three posts in Bersatu expected to be won uncontested

PETALING JAYA,The top three posts in Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia's (PPBM) Supreme Leadership Council are not expected to be contested in the party elections this June.Bersatu secretary-general Datuk Marzuki Yahya said party leaders in all states hav...

FWD Takaful offers digital therapeutics programme via partnership with Naluri Hidup

KUALA LUMPUR,FWD Takaful Bhd has partnered with Naluri Hidup Sdn Bhd to provide a digital therapeutic programme for customers of its online family cancer plan, FWD Care Direct.Naluri Hidup is the region's first human-driven, AI-augmented digital therap...

SC releases AGM CG Checklist to enhance shareholder activism

KUALA LUMPUR,The Securities Commission (SC) today released the Annual General Meeting Corporate Governance Checklist for Shareholders (AGM CG Checklist) to promote meaningful dialogue between shareholders and board of directors at annual general meetin...

ChemOne launches US$3.38 billion PEC in Johor

KUALA LUMPUR,ChemOne Group, an oil and gas, petrochemicals and natural resources conglomerate, has announced the launch of the US$3.38 billion Pengerang Energy Complex (PEC) in Johor.In a statement today, ChemOne said the project, which is expected to ...

IndiGo launches ‘India Calling’ campaign

KUALA LUMPUR,India's biggest airline, IndiGo has launched its new integrated brand campaign India Calling to stimulate international tourist traffic to India from Malaysia.Chief commercial officer William Boulter said the campaign, kickstarting in Mala...

Leucadia Asset Management deepens Asia foothold via strategic relationship with Dymon Asia Capital

KUALA LUMPUR,Leucadia Asset Management, a division of Jefferies Financial Group Inc, has announced a strategic relationship with Dymon Asia Capital and an investment in the Dymon Asia Multi-Strategy Investment Fund.Based in Singapore, Dymon Asia Capita...

AM Best gives excellent ratings for New Zealand’s CLINZ

KUALA LUMPUR,Global credit rating agency, AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of 'a' for Cigna Life Insurance New Zealand Limited (CLINZ) New Zealand.The outlook of these Credit Rat...

Pantai Hospital Batu Pahat opens first invasive heart centre in north Johor

BATU PAHAT, Feb 4 -- Pantai Hospital Batu Pahat here, has opened an invasive heart centre that offers more comprehensive cardiac treatment to patients and is the first hospital in north Johor to provide such services.Deputy Health Minister Dr

The Sea Games is for newbies, not elite athletes – Tunku Imran

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia's young athletes should be given the opportunity to represent the country at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games which is a launch pad for bigger events like the Asian, Commonwealth and Olympic Games, said Olympic Council of Malaysia

LTdL must have a strong brand for next 25 years – Dr Mahathir

KOTA KINABALU,Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged the organiser of the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) to strive for new milestones and achievement to ensure that the Asian premier cycling race would have a strong identity and