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Bank Islam MoU with SEB, SJPP to provide financing for vendors

Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd (Bank Islam) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) and Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Bhd (SJPP) to provide financing solutions for vendors listed under SEB’s Vendor Financing Programme.

Petronas Continues To Assist OGSE Vendors Through Financing Solution With Bank Muamalat

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) has collaborated with another financial institution -- Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad (Bank Muamalat) -- to offer financing to PETRONAS’ Oil and Gas Service Equipment (OGSE) and Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) vendors under the Vendor Financing Programme.

More women needed in the workforce, says DPM

PUTRAJAYA: Women participation in the labour market was at a mere 55.2 per cent last year, compared to men who made up 80.4 per cent of the workforce. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Ismail said many women despite being talented opted not to work because of responsibilities to their family and home.

Insentif automasi tingkat pelaburan automasi: MARii

KUALA LUMPUR: Cadangan pemberian insentif untuk automasi, yang diumumkan dalam Belanjawan 2020, akan membantu meningkatkan keyakinan perniagaan dalam pelaburan automasi, kerana ia menunjukkan komitmen yang lebih kukuh daripada kerajaan dalam membangunkan teknologi revolusi industri keempat (Industri 4.0) dalam ekosistem tempatan.

Incentives to move into automation will boost confidence in automation investment: MARii

KUALA LUMPUR: The proposed incentives for automation announced in the 2020 Budget will help boost business confidence in automation investments, as it demonstrates a stronger commitment from the government in developing the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) technologies within the local ecosystem.

Women@Work initiative will help improve quality of life: NCWO

KUALA LUMPUR: The government’s move to create some 33,000 employment opportunities for women aged between 30-50 will encourage them to join the job market and venture into business.