Business

CIMB Named Best Retail Bank In Malaysia By Alpha Southeast Asia

CIMB Bank Berhad (“CIMB” or “the Bank”) has been named the Best Retail Bank in Malaysia at the Alpha Southeast Asia’s 18th Best Financial Institutions Awards 2024. The award recognizes CIMB’s long standing leadership in retail banking, led by its razor-sharp focus in continuous digital expansions, which resulted in the Bank delivering better cost efficiencies, […]

Jerun Field Achieves First Gas Production

PETRONAS is pleased to announce that the Jerun field in Block SK 408 located approximately 160 km off the coast of Sarawak, offshore Malaysia has recently achieved its first gas production. The operator of this block, Sapura OMV Upstream (Sarawak) Inc. (SapuraOMV) holds 40 percent participating interest, while the remaining 60 percent is equally shared […]

Technology

BigLedger Obtains PEPPOL Service Provider Accreditation

BigLedger Sdn Bhd (BigLedger) has been fully accredited by Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) as a Pan-European Public Procurement On-Line (PEPPOL) Service Provider. Digital Minister Gobind Singh Deo presented the certificate to BigLedger CEO Vincent Lee Hong Fay at the National E-Invoicing Open Day held recently in Kuala Lumpur, with the occasion being witnessed by LHDNM Deputy CEO (Tax Operations) […]

Features

Ganesh at Nuffnang event

An Intern’s Deep Dive into Nuffnang’s World of Digital Marketing and Content Creation

In the words of Nuffnang’s Amanda Low: “Being a one-woman PR & Communications team is definitely not easy. As a Senior PR & Communications Executive, there’s always new projects and tasks to take care of; and press releases are one of them. So when Dini came on board as an intern to support me (Amanda […]

Secrets to Success for Hair Care Influencer Marketing with Nuffnang

The hair care market in Malaysia is a very competitive and aggressive one, driven by the huge variety of brands, with each one offering its own unique selling propositions. In a survey conducted by Nuffnang Lab, which conducts brand and communication strategy research for Nuffnang Malaysia and its clients, the country’s premier influencer marketing specialist, […]

Society

CPAC’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ Dazzles with Young Talent, Spectacular Effects

Cempaka Performing Arts Company recently staged Disney’s The Little Mermaid at the North Hall Theatre, Cheras as their 2024 annual musical theatre production. Since 2005, CPAC has produced other licensed musicals such as West Side Story, Legally Blonde, Tarzan, Hairspray and more. In 2017, CPAC wrote and staged their own musical, titled Alice’s Wonderland with new music and lyrics. This endeavour earned them recognition […]

IKIM’s International Madani Symposium

The Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (IKIM) and the Ministry of Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change co-organised an International Madani Symposium, “Sustainability: What Can The Civilisation of Islam Offer?” at the Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. The objectives of the Symposium is to redefine the problems of United Nations’ SDGs in the worldview of […]