From targets set back in 2010, Malaysia’s National Transformation Programme (NTP) has been solidly on the tracks to ensure that the country achieves growth in balanced, sustainable and inclusive ways through the Government Transformation Programme (GTP) and Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) working in synergy. Very recently, the Prime Minister’s Office announced that the Performance Management […]
In conjunction with the Global Corporate Responsibility (CR) Day and the launch of MayBank Cahaya Kasih Challenge (CKC) Programme (2016/2017), the Malaysian Red Crescent Society – Selangor (RCS), is partnering with Maybank Setapak Zone to expand care for local communities to improve human capital investment.
If you think that phrases like “mindfulness in the workplace” is some New Age mumbo jumbo, think again.
According to LE Global Services (LGMS) executive director Fong Choong Fook, it is extremely difficult even for experienced IT people to know if the public connection they are on is being monitored or not.
#mydigitalmaker Movement launched to encourage Malaysia’s youth to become digital producers
Malaysia is one of the global hotspots for motorsports, evidenced as much by our investments in the Sepang track as well as being one of the placements for F1. As much as in any other areas where competition is involved, motorsports is one area in which the boundaries of technology are consistently challenged.
The spirit of camaraderie was strong at the National Press Club last Saturday, as a group of some 70 ex-Sun newspaper staff came together for a reunion luncheon.
According to SAP Malaysia Managing Director Terrence Yong, it is precisely this digital gap that poses the most significant implications on business outcomes as part of it is derived from metrics revolving around customer loyalty and advocacy.
Borneo Oil Berhad (“BornOil”) is known within elite circles as a visionary company. To understand its core beliefs better, Business Circle caught up with its Executive Director Raymond Teo to find out just what makes the company tick.
ASEAN is a collection of ten nations with a population of 622 million and GDP of US$2,573,589 million in 2014, which if measured as one country would be the 7th largest in the world.
iflix has announced that the company was selected as one of a handful to join Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation’s (MDEC) Global Acceleration and Innovation Network (GAIN)
Mark Papermaster, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, AMD, feels that as threats faced by consumers, businesses and countries continue to grow, the need for smart security solutions that incorporate silicon and software becomes even more important.
MIDF Research believes that the government could reduce GST the rate by more than 1%, should oil prices climb above USD55pb, ceteris paribus.
Over the past years, we have seen a host of hype words appear: Agile, Scrum, Big Data, BYOD, Lean IT. “DevOps” is probably one of the most enigmatic of them all.
In many countries around the world there are often many occupations that either receive no credit where it’s due. This is nowhere more inherent than in Malaysia with our own Polis Di Raja Malaysia (PDRM). Think of it in this sense; Consider that PDRM is a corporate body and faces the same challenges as many […]
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) has recently published the findings of its 2016 survey “Seizing Opportunity Through License Compliance.” The survey was conducted on software installed globally in 2015 that was improperly licensed. Key amongst the findings we that CIOs were aware that avoiding security threats is a critical reason for ensuring the software running […]
The company was recognised as “Visionary” in Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms just recently.
MDeC CEO Dato’ Yasmin Mahmood is determined that Malaysia’s transformation into a high income digital economy shall be a highly successful one.
Fear of failure can be crippling. Taking that purposeful step forward to a seemingly impossible task may be daunting but the brave that preserves and triumphs… ah what a tale! Performance Management and Delivery Unit (PEMANDU) CEO Dato’ Sri Idris Jala invites successful Malaysian entrepreneurs who have harness the courage and entrepreneurial spirit needed to […]
A while back, Business Circle ran a report, Time to invest in gold, explaining how many investors view the precious metal as a safe haven and one that is relevant when there is potential for high inflation, economic uncertainty, or currency depreciation. As it stands, that was what happened since we published the report. Gold […]