Africa

With updated info, Singapore adjusts approach in managing Omicron

by BERNAMA SINGAPORE - As international evidence indicate the Omicron variant of COVID-19  is likely to be more transmissible yet less…

2 years ago

Wah Seong’s orderbook grows despite 3Q loss

by ANIS HAZIM / pic by TMR FILE WAH Seong Corp Bhd’s third quarter (3Q21) earnings slumped 97.7% year-on-year (YoY) to…

2 years ago

IBM introduces career-building programmes to over 30 nations

by AZALEA AZUAR / pic by TMR FILE INTERNATIONAL Business Machines Corp (IBM) will be introducing more than 170 new academic…

2 years ago

EU to donate 200 million more vaccine doses to low-income countries

By AFP STRASBOURG, FRANCE – The European Union is to donate another 200 million Covid-19 vaccine doses to low-income countries,…

2 years ago

MISC sees better prospect as oil demand recovers

by HARIZAH KAMEL / pic credit: misc.com.my MISC Bhd remains upbeat on the current financial year outlook, underpinned by its long-term contracts…

3 years ago

Three hoopoe chicks leave nest in Taiping Lake Gardens

by BERNAMA TAIPING - Three chicks of a pair of hoopoes that went viral on social media recently after making…

3 years ago

Yinson eyes more FPSO jobs, strengthen renewables ventures

by ANIS HAZIM / pic credit: yinson.com YINSON Holdings Bhd aims for more floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) projects…

3 years ago

‘Brutal’ third wave hits Africa as vaccination slows

by Sofia CHRISTENSEN with AFP African bureaus / AFP Africa is facing a vicious coronavirus resurgence, with unprecedented hospital admissions…

3 years ago

AmBank bags ‘Best Digital Employee Engagement’ award

by S BIRRUNTHA / pic credit: twitter.com/AmBankMY AMMB Holdings Bhd (AmBank Group) has been awarded the “Excellence in Retail Financial…

3 years ago

Finology wins Seedstars World 2020/2021 competition

by BERNAMA MALAYSIAN financial technology Finology was crowned winner of the Seedstars World 2020/2021 Competition, the Malaysian Technology Development Corp…

3 years ago

Hippo couple Juwita and Jiwang ‘wed’ in Hippo Kingdom

by BERNAMA IPOH - A hippopotamus couple, Jiwang and Juwita, were ‘married’ in a simple wedding ceremony at the Hippo…

3 years ago

No changes in local Citibank business operations for now

All branches, ATMs, call centres and offices will continue to operate as they do today by HARIZAH KAMEL / pic…

3 years ago

Citi to exit retail banking in 13 markets across Asia, Europe

by BLOOMBERG / pic by TMR FILE  CITIGROUP INC. plans to exit retail banking in 13 markets across Asia and the…

3 years ago