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Citilink offers benefits for medical tourism to Penang

2018 Mar 31

In the near future, Citilink is planning to add more benefits, most likely based on collaborations with hospitals in Penang. Hospital business practitioners in Penang reacted to Citilink’s venture to their city positively.

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BNM projects GDP growth at 5.5%-6%

2018 Mar 28

All major economic sectors are expected to register an expansion, with the services and manufacturing sectors being key contributors to overall growth. The Electrical and Electronics (E&E) sector is expected to sustain production, in line with the expected normalisation in global semiconductor demand. 

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BNM forecasts Malaysia 2018 export growth at 8.4%

2018 Mar 28

Broad-based improvement in forward looking indicators such as business confidence indices of major trading partners, manufacturing production indices in the advanced and regional economies and the US Technology Pulse index suggest continued strength of manufactured exports in the early quarters of 2018.

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High-value jobs to boost growth

2018 Mar 26

HIGH-value projects will pave the way forward for business growth at Prestige Dynamics Industries Sdn Bhd, a Penang-based plastic parts and components manufacturer.

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Pentamaster plans dividend in two years

2018 Mar 26

Pentamaster Corp Bhd (PCB) hopes to declare dividends in two years’ time on the back of a robust growth in its business following the recent listing of its 63.1%-owned automated solutions arm, Pentamaster International Ltd (PIL), on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX).

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Indonesian carrier commences maiden flight from Jakarta to Penang

2018 Mar 25

The four-star rated airline will be the 19th to operate in Penang.

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Recruiting firms use new age talent scouting

2018 Mar 24

Among them was how to build shockproof armour for an egg with only straws and sticky tape as well as how to build a prototype model of a structure by just observing and visualising it.

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In tune with the times

2018 Mar 22

THE Penang government is spending RM20mil for the conservation and renovation of the Penang State Museum @ Farquhar in Farquhar Street.

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Hilton finally sets foot in Penang with premium resort

2018 Mar 22

Unlike the DoubleTree hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru and Melaka, the property in Penang is the first of Hilton’s premium brand resorts in Malaysia.

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Community building a major part of coworking

2018 Mar 22

Coworking is taking the existing concept of subdividing large office spaces in Grade A buildings in great locations to lease to companies and modernising it. It’s done by making it more attractive to more workers, and incorporating lifestyle elements and community building that benefits the members, rather than just offering a basic space for work.

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