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Duopharma posts higher earnings, revenue in first quarter

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 (Bernama) -- Duopharma Biotech Bhd’s net profit rose to RM14.47 million in its first quarter ended March 31, 2019, from RM10.65 million in the same period a year earlier.

15 Malaysian companies to showcase expertise at Paris Air Show

FRANKFURT, May 21 (Bernama) -- Fifteen Malaysian companies will showcase their products and services in the aerospace industry’s supply chain at the Paris Air Show from June 17-23.

Thailand's GDP growth falls to 4-year low in Q1 2019

BANGKOK, May 21 (Bernama) – Thailand’s economy grew at the slowest pace in four years in the first quarter (Q1) of the year, following escalating United States-China trade war and economic slowdown that weighed on exports.

NRI FT India, Digital Asset partnership makes transaction workflow transparent, efficient

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 (Bernama) -- Nomura Research Institute Financial Technologies India Pvt Ltd (NRI FT India) has partnered Digital Asset to create innovative capital market applications to synchronise business processes and make transaction workflow more transparent and efficient.

Rise of the machines: accountants should embrace digital tools for relevance

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 (Bernama) -- Accountancy professionals must adapt and learn to use tools at their disposal to upgrade their skills to remain relevant, and increase credibility and competitiveness in the digital era to embrace Industry 4.0.

Hong Kong´s health insurance sector needs further development - AM Best

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 (Bernama) -- High out-of-pocket payments by patients at private hospitals and overwhelming demand for public health care underscore the need for further development of Hong Kong´s health insurance sector, according to AM Best.

ASEAN told to improve production technology and capacity

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 (Bernama) -- Southeast Asia, particularly Malaysia, should focus on improving production technology and capacity, as well as regional integration in order to benefit from the shifting of supply chains due to changes in global trade, says HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd.