Posts Tagged ‘Asean’

Zalora expects to achieve profitability within 5 years

The e-commerce market in Malaysia is growing faster at 22%, according to COO
By LYDIA NATHAN / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS Online fashion platform Zalora ...

Malaysia still a top investment spot for Chinese companies, says HSBC

Countries like Vietnam are unable to match Malaysia in terms of sophistication in manufacturing capabilities
by NG MIN SHEN / pic by MUD AMIN NAHARUL ...

Foreign 
net selling ends after 9 weeks

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK
The nine weeks of foreign net selling ended as investors increased their exposure on stocks listed on Bursa Malaysia as funds ...

Munir Majid says govt’s openness a plus to economy

By BERNAMA / Pic By TMR
The open approach policy adopted by the Pakatan Harapan government is a plus to the economy, said CIMB Asean Research Institute ...

Malaysia aims to become Asean hub for railway equipment

By LYDIA NATHAN / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
The government intends to position Malaysia as a rail equipment-manufacturing hub in the Asean region, aided by ...

PMI sees decline to an over 6-year low

The Nikkei Malaysia Manufacturing PMI records a drop to 46.8 in December 2018
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN Malaysia’s manufacturing ...

Malaysia sees highest number of women in Asean boardrooms

The country has 15.4% women directors on boards across all PLCs as at 3Q18, an improvement from 10.7% in 2015
By RAHIMI YUNUS ...

Asean yet to get due credit, says Dr Mahathir

BANGKOK • Asean has yet to get its due credit as the only regional organisation that has been sustainable and with tremendous potential, said Prime ...

Strong French presence in Greater KL

More companies choose Malaysia’s capital city as their regional hub on solid IT infrastructure, skilled workforce, competitive costs
Malaysia features ...

Integration, synergy vital for Asean to emulate EU success

by DASHVEENJIT KAUR / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
ASEAN should create synergy and allow economic integration among its member countries to emulate ...

Human capital challenges for Malaysia

There’s a stark contrast between the policy rhetoric of the high skills agenda and the reality of jobs available
By JONATHAN WINTERTON / ...

Fashion world, watch out! Asean designers are coming for you

The Council of Asean Fashion Designers is tasked to propel the region’s fashion industry forward
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Asean ...