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Female Bank CEOs Deepen Malaysia Expertise Pool
In her native Malaysia , Hong Leong Islamic Bank Bhd. Chief Executive Officer Raja Teh Maimunah Raja Abdul Aziz says she has never felt discriminated against on the basis of her gender. Overseas, it's ...(9/17/2014 1:00:01 PM)
Malaysia c. bank holds rates steady, sees steady growth path
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Malaysia's central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged at 3.25 percent on Thursday, holding off from a second tightening in less than three months after recent signs ...(9/18/2014 6:03:11 AM)
Photo Release -- MoneyGram Expands Network in Malaysia Through Agreement With BFC Exchange
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- MoneyGram, (NASDAQ: MGI) a leading global money transfer company, announced today that it has signed an agreement with BFC Exchange Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., one of the fastest growing ...(9/18/2014 10:00:00 AM)
Malaysia's Cagamas makes $244 mln renminbi bond debut
Malaysia's state-backed mortgage lender Cagamas made its overseas bond market debut on Wednesday after pricing a 1.5 billion renminbi ($244 million) placing of three-year senior unsecured notes at a 3.7 percent annual yield, the company said. Cagamas, which provides liquidity to primary lenders of housing loans to promote home ownership, is Malaysia's second-largest issuer of debt instruments ...(9/17/2014 8:20:21 AM)
‘Malaysia, Truly Asia’ video wins 2014 PATA Gold Awards
KUALA LUMPUR: Tourism Malaysia’s promotional video, ‘Malaysia, Truly Asia - The Essence of Asia’, won the 2014 Pacific Asia Travel Association (Pata) Gold Award for Best Promotional Travel Video under the Marketing Media category.(9/19/2014 8:55:18 AM)
'Modern slavery' in Malaysia electronics factories
Nearly one-third of the 350,000 workers in Malaysia's electronics manufacturing sector -- a major supplier for leading global brands -- suffer labour conditions akin to "modern slavery", a report released Wednesday said.(9/17/2014 2:30:45 PM)
Malaysia welcomes Asean smog-fighting pact – Bernama
Malaysia has welcomed as a positive move Indonesia's ratification of the Asean Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution. Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri G. Palanivel as well as environmental experts said the ratification reflected Indonesia's seriousness in wanting to tackle the cross-border smoke caused by forest fires....(9/17/2014 9:22:50 PM)
Malaysia sambut baik Indonesia dalam perjanjian jerebu Asean
Malaysia menyambut baik langkah positif Indonesia mengesahkan Perjanjian Asean mengenai Pencemaran Jerebu Merentasi Sempadan. Menteri Sumber Asli dan Alam Sekitar, Datuk Seri G Palanivel dan pakar alam sekitar melihat Indonesia serius mahu menangani jerebu merentasi sempadan yang berpunca daripada kebakaran hutan. Mereka percaya Indonesia...(9/18/2014 2:34:09 AM)
SINGAPURA, 18 Sept (Bernama) -- Pesuruhjaya Tinggi Malaysia ke Singapura,Datuk Husni Zai Yaacob berkata Malaysia menjadi lebih kukuh walaupun menghadapicabaran yang besar. Beliau berkata ekonomi Malaysia berkembang sebanyak 6.3 peratus pada separuhpertama 2014 berbanding tempoh sama pada tahun lepas. "Ekonomi kukuh adalah hasil daripada kejayaan program transformasi ekonomikita," katanya dalam ...(9/18/2014 7:20:38 AM)
Malaysia convicts student activist in sedition clampdown
A Malaysian court convicted a prominent student activist of sedition Friday and sentenced him to a year in prison in a ruling swiftly denounced by rights groups as part of a "sustained assault" by the government on free expression.(9/19/2014 5:22:48 AM)
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