AmBank Group Wins Two e-Payments Awards

AmBank Group has bagged two awards at the Malaysian e-Payments Excellence Awards (MEEA), reflecting the Group’s commitment and holistic effort in driving usage, acceptance, reliability, customer engagement and experience in propelling e-Payments in Malaysia to greater heights. AmBank Group was awarded:· Best Bank Award – Best JomPAY Bank· Special Recognition Award – DuitNow Bank Innovation […]

Tourism Malaysia & LADA Earned International Recognition

The joyous month of Malaysia Day celebration has started positively as Malaysia won two out of 25 categories presented at this year’s virtual PATA Gold Awards, namely through Tourism Malaysia for the Print Marketing Campaign category and Langkawi Development Authority (LADA) for the Heritage category. Tourism Malaysia’s 2021 Desk Calendar with its “Dive into Your […]

Financial Markets

Datuk Joseph Ambrose Lee

BornOil Posts Stunning Q4 Results with PBT Jumping 1,114%

Borneo Oil Berhad (BornOil) has announced a stellar set of results for its fourth quarter ended 30 June 2021, with profit before tax soaring more than 11 folds – or 1,114 percent – to RM35.41 million from the previous corresponding period (2020: RM3.18 million). This was on the back of revenue of RM15.82 million (2020: RM16.16 […]

Ganesh Kumar Bangah

Netccentric Sees Strong H1 FY2021 With Revenue Up 60%

Malaysian social commerce platform provider Netccentric Ltd, listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and majority-owned by serial entrepreneur Ganesh Kumar Bangah (pic above), today reported a strong set of results for the half-year ended 30 June 2021 (H1 FY2021). Netccentric achieved revenue of S$5.23 million in H1 FY2021, up 60% compared to H1 FY2020 and driven […]


SEEK Takes 10% Stake in JobKorea

SEEK Limited (SEEK), the Australian listed tech company which owns two leading online employment marketplaces JobStreet and JobsDB in Southeast Asia, today announced a USD 48 million (approximately RM203 million) investment in JobKorea, Korea’s largest online employment platform. As a result, SEEK will own a 10% stake, with SEEK Asia CEO Peter Bithos (pic above) joining JobKorea’s […]


ASEAN Data Science Explorers

Sunway University Clinches Top Spot in ASEAN DSE 2021 Championship

The ASEAN Foundation and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) are pleased to announce that three teams from Sunway University, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, University of Nottingham Malaysia, and Universiti Teknologi MARA have emerged as the winners in ASEAN Data Science Explorers (ASEAN DSE) 2021 National Finals – Malaysia that took place today virtually. The three winners were […]

Malaysia Esports League 2021 Completed Successfully, a centralized National Esports Management platform jointly developed by Impact Integrated and Techninier Sdn Bhd (“Techninier”), has successfully completed the Malaysia Esports League 2021 (MEL21) at the state level, which took place from July 10 to August 8. It brings together the best 64 teams to represent their respective states at the MEL21 Nationals, […]