US-China Trade Is Close to a Record, Defying Talk of Decoupling

Trade between the US and China is on track to break records, a signal of resilient links between the world’s top economies amid the heated national security rhetoric in Washington and fears of “decoupling”… To read more: SOURCE: BLOOMBERG

The stakes for trade with India

In his Aug. 15, 2022, speech — 75 years to the day after India declared its independence from the British Empire — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi could hardly have been clearer: India intends to be a top global power well before the end of this century and already is emerging as a role model for other countries, big […]

Malaysia’s 5G Network Will Exceed 40% Coverage by end 2022, 80% by 2024

Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) is pleased to announce its 5G network is ahead of schedule and will exceed 40% coverage of populated areas (COPA) nationwide by December 2022 and is on track to achieve the committed 80% COPA by 2024 or earlier. The network will reach 14 million people located in those areas where the […]

Manufacturing orders from China down 40% in unrelenting demand collapse

U.S. logistic managers are bracing for delays in the delivery of goods from China in early January as a result of canceled sailings of container ships and rollovers of exports by ocean carriers. Carriers have been executing on an active capacity management strategy by announcing more blank sailings and suspending services to balance supply with […]

Pos Malaysia Goes All-in on AWS to Drive Business Transformation

Amazon Web Services Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. (AWS), an company, announced that Pos Malaysia Berhad (Pos Malaysia), the national postal and courier service provider, is going all-in on AWS to drive the company’s ambitious transformation plan to diversify its products and services. As part of this business transformation, Pos Malaysia is closing its on-premises data […]

Equinix Enters Malaysia with $40M Data Center Investment

Equinix, Inc., the world’s digital infrastructure company™, today announced its market entry into Malaysia with plans to build a new International Business ExchangeTM (IBX®) data center located in Johor, called JH1. With an initial investment of approximately $40 million, JH1 is scheduled to begin operations in Q1 2024, providing 500 cabinets and 1,960 square meters of colocation space. The world-class IBX […]

Finastra Launch new Center of Excellence in KL

Finastra announced a new Center of Excellence (COE) at Malaysia’s MRANTI Technology Park in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur. MRANTI Park is a hub for technology innovation, commercial adoption, and scientific excellence. It is an ideal location for Finastra to expand its Asia Pacific footprint, further, contribute to the local economy, and promote Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) careers in a region dedicated to […]

Concerns over economic growth could assume centre stage as prices cool

Growth concerns could surpass inflation worries as the topmost priority for the RBI as elevated prices cool on the back of mélange of factors. Global commodity prices have cooled and cereal inflation could taper in coming months. Healthy sowing of the Rabi crop will help in cooling wheat prices. Cereal inflation has kept food prices […]

China’s economy loses momentum as COVID curbs hit factories, consumers

China’s economy suffered a broad slowdown in October as factory output grew more slowly than expected and retail sales fell for the first time in five months, underscoring faltering demand at home and abroad. The world’s second-largest economy is facing a series of headwinds including protracted COVID-19 curbs, global recession risks and a property downturn. […]

VMware Enables Customers to Shift from Cloud Chaos to Cloud Smart with Multi-Cloud Offerings

VMware, Inc. announced innovations, new offerings, services and expanded partnerships that further enable customers to optimize their journey to multi-cloud. “VMware and its partners continue to deliver new innovative offerings to help customers benefit from a cloud-smart approach,” said Raghu Raghuram, CEO, VMware. “Customers recognize that a multi-cloud environment provides them a choice of clouds—sovereign […]


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