Kuching, Feb 17 Feb - Hong Leong Bank Bhd today shared its plans to step up its presence in Sarawak and Sabah by strengthening the Bank’s community presence.
Present at their inaugural HLB Regional Community Banking Workshop in Kuching today, the Bank’s Senior Management team shared their plans to strengthen its senior leadership roles and invest in local teams to build deeper community knowledge and experience, such that the Bank would be better positioned to cater to the local financial needs of its customers and potential new customers. This approach will be rolled out nationwide progressively.
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17- According to the latest International Data Corporation (IDC) Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, total smartphone shipments in Malaysia recorded approximately 2.7 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016, bringing 2016 to a close with approximately 8.8 million units shipped, a reported 5.9% decline year-over-year (YoY).
The YoY smartphone shipment slowdown was caused by various negative economic factors. However, smartphone shipments still recorded activity as it was driven by consumers’ need to upgrade their phones to better ones that come with higher specifications such as larger memory size, battery capacity, camera quality, etc.
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 15 - BAE Systems releases findings from The Intelligence Disconnect: the 2017 Cyber Defence Monitor, a research report revealing perceptions of preparedness of C-Suite executives and IT Decision Makers (ITDM) when it comes to cyber security.
The report reveals a disconnect between the boardroom and ITDM in tackling cyber threats, with boardrooms estimating the cost of a successful attack to be US$13.9m less than the predictions of their IT colleagues.