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GBS Provides Streamlining Business Registration in Vietnam for Foreign Businesses

HO CHI MINH, Vietnam, March 19 (Bernama) -- GBS, a business law firm, is making it easier to start a business in Vietnam by streamlining business registration service.

The service is now available on the website. The service supports foreign businesses to apply for multiple business and tax registrations. Package inclusions: Checking the availability of company name; Investment Registration Certificate (IRC); Enterprise Registration Certificate (ERC); Company’s Seal and Seal Registration Certificate and Company’s Tax Code; Opening Bank Account. It means that foreign businesses no longer need to contact multiple agencies to register.

Kohler Celebrates the Details of Design at Milan Design Week 2019

KOHLER, Wis., March 19 (Bernama) -- Kohler, a global lifestyle brand, returns to Milan Design Week to host an enticing sensory experience inside the historic Palazzo Del Senato (via Senato, 10, 20121 Milan, Italy). The large-scale immersive exhibit showcases Kohler’s bold approach to design and the brand’s most stunning products through an artful combination of water, technology, texture, and color. The installation will be open April 9 through April 13 from 10am – 7pm daily.

“Milan Design Week is the ultimate celebration of creativity and innovation among the global design community,” said Jim Lewis, Vice President of Kohler Kitchen and Bath Global Marketing. “The energy and spirit of the event make it the perfect place to explore new ideas and celebrate our latest design expressions with an inspirational audience of designers from around the world.”

MIMOS Develops Potential Alternative To MRI

KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 (Bernama) -- National applied research and development (R&D) agency, MIMOS, has announced the imminent success of their research programme involving the applications of photonics technology as support tools for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease. 

The photonics R&D team at MIMOS has developed a wearable brain-imaging device prototype called Alzheimer Headband, which can perform hemodynamic (blood flow) analysis on the brain.

Survey Says: Project Leaders Need More PMTQ

PHILADELPHIA, March 19 (Bernama) -- Project Management Institute (PMI) today released its Pulse of the Profession® report which reveals that organizations wasted almost 12 percent of their investment in project spend last year due to poor performance—a number that’s barely budged over the past five years. As a solution, PMI is calling on project leaders worldwide to evaluate and bolster their Project Management Technology Quotient or PMTQ. PMI developed the tenets of PMTQ by drawing on insights from innovator companies that put a high priority on digital skills acquisition and knowledge coupled with a commitment to a strong project management culture.

PMTQ adds a layer of project management to the concept of technology quotient (TQ), which is defined as a person’s ability to adapt, manage and integrate content advances in technology for a project or organization.

Reasons Why Tax Refunds Fail To Be Processed

KUALA LUMPUR, March 18 (Bernama) -- The Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia places great importance on the processing of tax refunds to ensure taxpayers eligible for a tax refund receive their refund in the stipulated timeframe. However, failure in updating personal information and bank account details results in the failure to complete the tax refund process.

Based on 2018 records, 6.22% or about RM486.29 million in refund failed to be paid due to the following reasons:

CIMB Bank sweeps seven awards at The Digital Banker´s Next-Gen Customer Experience in Financial Services 2019 Awards

KUALA LUMPUR, March 18 (Bernama) -- CIMB Bank (“the Bank” or “CIMB”) garnered seven accolades in recognition of its exceptional customer experience (CX) at The Digital Banker’s Next-Gen Customer Experience in Financial Services 2019 Awards. CIMB was declared Winner for Excellence Net Promoter Score and Best Customer Experience – Branch, and received the Highly Acclaimed accolade for Best Customer Experience – Contact Centre; Best Customer Experience Business Model; Best Use of Customer Feedback; Best Client On-Boarding Initiative and Best Use of Data Analytics.

The Excellence Net Promoter Score award, was for the formulation and implementation of CX strategies across the Bank through a consistent baseline methodology. The Best Customer Experience – Branch award, on the other hand, was for an initiative that enhanced customer experience across key touchpoints while also improving branch productivity and efficiency. The prestigious Digital Banker’s awards is highly regarded due to its rigorous criteria for assessing and transforming customer experience, user experience and driving service innovation in financial institutions. The Digital Banker is known in 170 countries and covers 300,000 media outlets worldwide. 

Kyowa Kirin Asia Pacific Announces Establishment of Subsidiary in Australia

TOKYO, March 18 (Bernama) -- Kyowa Kirin Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. (President: Chikakuni Kotani, Kyowa Kirin Asia Pacific), a wholly owned subsidiary of Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. (President & COO: Masashi Miyamoto, Kyowa Hakko Kirin), announces it has established an Australian subsidiary, named Kyowa Kirin Australia Pty Ltd (Kyowa Kirin Australia). With the establishment of Kyowa Kirin Australia, Kyowa Kirin Asia Pacific aims to launch Kyowa Hakko Kirin’s global strategic products in the country.

“It is our pleasure to announce we have incorporated our subsidiary in Australia,” said Chikakuni Kotani, President of Kyowa Kirin Asia Pacific. “It was announced last month that Kyowa Kirin Group will be shifting to a new global management structure under the “One Kyowa Kirin” policy. Kyowa Kirin Group will be organized into four regions: North America, EMEA, Asia Pacific and Japan, and business expansion will be accelerated globally. This is Kyowa Kirin Asia Pacific’s first entry into Oceania and we are excited about the future possibilities. We believe Kyowa Kirin Australia will contribute to the health and well-being of patients and families in Australia.”