Image: High Speed Rail – Courtesy of New Eastern Outlook By Charles F. Moreira, Editor Following the unexpected first-time victory of the Pakatan Harapan group of opposition parties in Malaysia’s 14th general elections on 9 May 2018 and the swearing in of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohammed as Malaysia’s 7th Prime Minister; some quarters have expressed […]
Image courtesy of the New Straits Times By Charles F Moreira, Editor Representatives of several Chinese associations and societies on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia are positive about the economic growth which the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) will bring to their part of Malaysia, according to the Chinese language paper Oriental Daily News. […]
Malaysians celebrate National Day every year on August 31. But what will make August 31, 2020 even more auspicious is the rolling out of the country’s third LRT. The “final leap” for Malaysia, as a country, to achieve a developed nation status. (427)
Which country does not want the best quality in health services? Health relates very closely to productivity and the amount spent by employers and the government to keep it in check. The Government spent RM4.6billion on fresh vaccines, consumables, and medicines for public hospitals in 2016. (1507)
A new offline e-payment system supported by China’s mobile payment platform Alipay was rolled out in Manila, showing the the country’s desire to accelerate the digitization to help facilitate the lives of Filipinos. At the launch ceremony, Philippine consumers experienced buying goods and services through scanning QR codes by a mobile phone app called GCash. […]
By Charles F. Moreira, Editor Malaysia has a business friendly environment and is an ideal partner for companies in China and Hongkong to do business with. MIDA (Malaysian Investment Development Authority) is ready to help, said Ms Lim Bee Vian, Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) executive director of Services Development (RESC and R&DBS) to the […]
Yang Bahagia Tun Daim Zainuddin, as the Head of the Council of Eminent Persons appointed by Prime Minister YAB Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, invited and met with the chief executives of six Government-Linked Investment Companies (GLICs) and trust institutions, namely Employees Provident Fund (EPF), Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB), Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan) (KWAP), Lembaga Tabung […]
By Charles F. Moreira, Editor Less than month after we reported on several Chinese associations and societies on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia welcoming the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) for the business and economic benefits it will bring, The Malaysian Insight of 11 October 2017 reports that both Chinese and Malay commerce guilds […]


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