Posts Tagged ‘Banking’

Philippine firms see longest-serving directors

This has implications in the region’s push for greater board diversity in banking, property and retail giants
MANILA • Family-led enterprises are ...

Nomura may mull dozens of job cuts in Europe, US

LONDON • Nomura Holdings Inc is planning to cut dozens of jobs across its trading and investment-banking businesses in Europe and the US as the brokerage ...

Start-ups crucial to GDP’s contribution

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Banking and financial institutions should focus in providing adequate funding for start-up businesses in ...

Serious gaps in Islamic banking and finance

The sheer absence of original thinking and innovation has resulted in an IBF sector that is now hard to differentiate from ...

Biggest Indonesian Islamic bank sees sector riding on a wave of halal lifestyle

by BLOOMBERG / pic credit: www.syariahmandiri.co.id
JAKARTA • With demand for financial products conforming to Islamic principles soaring, Shariah ...

Banking industry likely to grow moderately in 2019

The forecast is based on the economic performance of major countries around the world, says UOB Malaysia MD
BY SHAZNI ONG / Pic By TMR The banking ...

Top Mideast banker pay cut by up to 25%

DUBAI • Salaries for top banking and finance professionals in the Middle East have been slashed by as much as a quarter over the past year as an economic ...

Plenty of room for all in Malaysia’s banking sector

There is prevailing healthy competition among financial services players in Malaysia’s mature market
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By BLOOMBERG There is ...

Banks stay on positive path after maintaining growth in 3Q18

By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Local lenders are on track to achieve satisfactory results for the rest of the year after most banks posted ...

Public Bank’s 3Q18 earnings down 1.4% to RM1.4b on a one-off gain

However, 3Q revenue is 5.8% higher at RM5.6b compared to RM5.3b registered in 2017
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR Public Bank Bhd’s net profit declined ...

Banking’s reporting mechanism needs to improve to curb crimes

‘Bankers should act upon their duty as the 1st line of defence and further quiz transactions that do not comply with due diligence requirements’
By ...

Country View unit accepts syndicated banking facilities

By TMR / Pic by HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN
Country View Bhd’s wholly owned subsidiary, Country View Resources Sdn Bhd, has accepted a syndicated banking ...