On May 25-26, the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting will take place in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, with the goal of helping secure economic growth for the future in all of Asia-Pacific.
Malaysia Tender and Business News
Two data centers located in Cyberjaya, Malaysia have been acquired by Singaporean data center services provider Bridge Data Centres to support the expansion of its Asia Pacific operations.
Kuala Lumpur-based iflix, a major streaming entertainment service for emerging markets, just announced it has established a new exclusive partnership with Vodafone Egypt to offer subscribers unlimited access to iflix's entertainment programs for just EGP 1 per day.
Vtech, a Hong Kong-based global supplier of electronic learning products, is acquiring a manufacturing facility in Malaysia owned by audio and car products manufacturer Pioneer Technology.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies are taking steps to align medical product approval procedures throughout the Asia-Pacific region. It will ease technical bottlenecks, will support healthcare business growth, and will save lives.
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CITYPlus 92.5fm, the third station of the Cense Media Sdn Bhd family, launched in Malaysia on April 28. It is the first Mandarin-based business station in Malaysia, with a variety of content to support the Chinese business community in the country.
GWS Production AB, a mobile-based travel security services provider in Sweden, has been commissioned to improve the safety of all working personnel outside Malaysia's coastal region.
SEMICON Southeast Asia, originally scheduled to run from May 8-10, 2018, is being moved to May 22-24, 2018, to support the recently announced Malaysian election that will happen on May 9.
Hibiscus Petroleum Bhd of Malaysia just announced that its SEA Hibiscus Sdn Bhd subsidiary has completed its acquisition of a 50% interest in the 2011 North Sabah Enhanced Oil Recovery Production Sharing Contract and the related joint operating agreement.
Cirro Capital, a wealth management platform in Malaysia, announces its strategic relationship with INCE & Co., a London-based international commercial law firm, to foster economic exchanges and explore investment opportunities between the two sides.
Grab, a Singapore-based technology company that offers ride-hailing and logistics services has acquired Uber's Southeast Asia operations to integrate Uber's ridesharing and food delivery business in the region into Grab's existing multi-modal transportation and fintech platform.
SF Express, an express delivery firm based in China, announced the launching of its service stations in the two main cities in East Malaysia: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah and Kuching, Sarawak.
AirAsia, a Malaysian low-cost airline headquartered near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and GE Aviation have signed a four-year agreement for GE to provide the electronic Flight Operations Quality Assurance (eFOQA) and the FlightPulse pilot application for AirAsia’s fleet of about 355 A320 and A330 aircraft and 4,000 pilots.
Asia School of Business (ASB), a business school and executive education centre based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Hanyang University of South Korea, about expanding connections between the institutions.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is enhancing the buildup of digital safeguards in the natural disaster prone Asia-Pacific.
Arkadin, an NTT Communications company and a cloud Unified Communications and Collaboration services provider, announced the launching of ArkadinVision, a digital meeting solution.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) announced that it has started accepting nominations for the 2018 APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education, or ASPIRE Prize, under the theme Smart Technologies for Healthy Societies.
Malaysia-based BookDoc, a mobile application that connects patients with medical care professionals, announced a new partnership with the Indonesia Siloam Hospital Group.
Blocking of individual websites, forced real-name registration of individuals operating on social media platforms, and outright censorship are doing substantial damage to internet freedom in Southeast Asia.
Aptilo Networks, a company headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, which produces and markets software systems to manage mobile data and Wi-Fi services, recently announced the opening of its new Asia Pacific (APAC) regional headquarters in the KL Sentral district in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Ohio-based Park Place Technologies, a provider of storage and server support, is acquiring Axentel Technologies, a provider of IT hardware maintenance lifecycle solutions located in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and the Philippines.
Illinois telecom equipment provider Motorola Solutions has been selected to provide advanced technology for Malaysia’s first Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line.
AECOM, a premier global infrastructure firm, and the Harvard University Graduate School of Design (GSD), has announced the launching of "Manila: Future Habitations" at a capacity-filled public forum gathering over 300 participants.
During a recent executive roundtable in Singapore hosted by the Seattle-based National Center for APEC, delegates from the APEC community emphasized the need to ease trade barriers in the region, in order to realize their digitally-driven growth potential and ensure the region’s economic momentum.