Malaysia

Parliament: Country going for optimum preparation in the event of any flood – Minister

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 – The country will ensure an optimum level of preparation to face possible flood situations during the year-end monsoon season ahead, the Dewan Rakyat was informed…

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Malaysia Laments P-5 UNSC Members Blocking Resolution to Myanmar Conflict

By Manik Mehta NEW YORK: Malaysia made a last-minute – unsuccessful – attempt to get the United Nations SecurityCouncil to pass a resolution against Myanmar at the recently concluded UN…

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ADB sees a lower 4.3 percent growth for region

MANILA, Sept 21 – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) again lowered its forecasts for economic growth in developing Asia and the Pacific, amid mounting challenges that include increased monetary tightening…

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SkorLife bags US$2.2 million pre-seed fund

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 6 – Indonesia-based credit tech start-up SkorLife has raised a US$2.2 million pre-seed funding round from a group of high-profile investors – AC Ventures and Saison Capital.…

BidNow, UTM Collaborate To Rev Up Digital Playing Field Through Edtech 

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 2 – BidNow Sdn. Bhd., the operators of  Malaysia’s fastest growing bidding platform BidNow, in a recent statement announced their partnership with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Memorandum…