Voices

Voices

Interviews, opinions, fresh insights and commentary

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Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is steering its course towards placing its brand name among the top 50 universities in the world by the year 2020.
Maybank 1

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The development of capital markets in Malaysia has brought about the expansion of services of Malaysia’s investment banks across equity capital markets, debt capital markets, mergers & acquisitions (M&A), and syndicated loans.
Tasweek Small

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Abu Dhabi-based Tasweek Real Estate Development and Marketing looks beyond its borders as it attempts to broaden its position as a leading GCC real estate developer further, with a portfolio that includes projects in Asia.
YBhgProfDatukDrMdZabidbHjAbd UNIRAZAK Small

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The vision of Universiti Tun Abdul Razak (UNIRAZAK) is to become the leading institution in providing high-quality education and skilled human capital in several niche areas among emerging economies.
Dato’ Kamarul Muhammad CEO Of UZMA Small2

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Uzma Group is a Malaysia-based oil and gas service company providing a wide array of technical services to the upstream sector, focusing on helping clients that are facing a production decline.
Au Leck Chai CEO MFPC

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The Malaysian Furniture Promotion Council is a specialised governmental body that promotes and develops the Malaysian furniture industry to establish Malaysia as a globally recognised source of world-class furniture.
Seri Jamil Bidin HDC Small

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The World Halal Research Summit 2012 opened on April 4 in Kuala Lumpur to 700 delegates from all over the globe to discuss industry strategies and transform halal businesses into active industry players.
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The European Union is committed to its business relations to ASEAN countries even after the economic crisis in Europe has weakened trade, officials said at the ASEAN–EU Business Summit in Phnom Penh.
Steve Ng Plaza Merdeka1

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Plaza Merdeka is a large shopping mall and hotel development located in the heart of Kuching’s central business district. It is part of the revitalisation and transformation of Kuching's historic district into a premier tourism and retail destination.
Kherk Ying Chew Wong Partners1

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Wong & Partners is a legal adviser to domestic and multinational corporations operating in Malaysia, skilled at coordinating complex cross-border transactions.
ANDRE SUHARTO COMSERV JPG

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Sarawak based Comserv is one of the two largest private ICT companies in the state, focusing on a range of services including SAP implementation and computer network infrastructure.
Dato’ Hafsah Hashim CEO Of SME Corp1

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SME Corp is the central point of reference for information and advisory for all SME in Malaysia. It encourages partnerships with private companies and investments into the sector.
Sahol Hamid Abu Bakar UiTM 1

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Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is Malaysia’s largest institution of higher learning in terms of size and population. It has experienced phenomenal growth since its inception in 1956 and it is still growing.
Professor Dato’ Omar Osman USM’s Vice Chancellor Small

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Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), the second oldest university in Malaysia, is known for its special approach to higher education where students can reach a high degree of specialisation by combining subjects.
Chatree Duangnet Bangkok Hospital

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Bangkok Hospital Group, the largest private provider of medical services in Southeast Asia based in Thailand, sees investment opportunities in medical equipment and pharmaceuticals.
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Asia Pacific Flight Training (APFT), Malaysia’s leading training centers for cadet pilots, is expanding its services to provide its students with a wider range of career opportunities in the aviation industry.

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Dato Sri Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib has to wear many hats. He is chairman of Sarawak Cable Berhad, group deputy chairman of Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd (CMS) and also a shareholder in Titanium Management Sdn Bhd.

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Internet use in Malaysia grew 40 per cent in the first half of 2011. And with vast potential for online penetration in Sarawak, investors are being encouraged to become involved in one of the globe’s greatest internet growth areas.