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July 24, 2018
A key change requires Labuan leasing companies to establish substantial activities and perform strategic functions in Labuan.
June 13, 2018
Parties that wish to form a joint venture in accordance with the principles of Shariah may consider forming such a venture based on the musharakah mutanaqisah concept.
May 2, 2018
When a company has decided that a transfer of domicile to another jurisdiction would be to its advantage, there will need to be certain procedures to be completed in its original jurisdiction prior to the transfer process in the new jurisdiction.
March 26, 2018
Dual listing is when a company’s shares are listed on two or more different exchanges in addition to its domestic exchange for the purpose of adding liquidity to the shares and allowing investors greater choice in where they can trade their shares ...
February 21, 2018
A conversation with the chairperson and executive director of Yayasan Orang Kurang Upaya Kelantan — the Foundation for the Disabled.
January 29, 2018
The government of Malaysia has introduced various incentives and strategies to encourage the growth of the renewable energy (RE) segment in Malaysia ...
January 24, 2018
Investors should be aware of elevated fraud and corruption risks in the lead-up to the election ...
December 27, 2017
Back in 2015, Bursa Malaysia, the Malaysian stock exchange, reported that the Global Risks 2015 report by the World Economic Forum identified that 70 percent of the top 10 risks were sustainability-related, which in turn “raises new risks and opportunities for businesses to understand” and ultimately affects its value ...
November 17, 2017
The growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has played a significant role in the process of industrialisation worldwide ...
October 13, 2017
China’s belt and road initiative (BRI) involves Chinese companies investing in or with companies in the belt-and-road countries ...
September 1, 2017
As we come close to the firm’s centenary, Asian-mena Counsel talks to the managing partner of Malaysia's Shook Lin & Bok ...
August 31, 2017
A compliance programme is, simply put, a set of guidelines and procedures developed internally within an organisation to ensure that it abides by the laws and regulations ...
July 19, 2017
Asian-mena Counsel speaks to the general counsel, chief compliance officer and company secretary of Sun Life Malaysia about her role and the changing nature of the in-house legal function ...
July 16, 2017
Financial services institutions in Malaysia have made aggressive efforts to embrace and keep pace with fintech ...
September 9, 2016
MALAYSIA- Six years ago, the cultural and historical sculpture, Lunar Peaks or Puncak Purnama (‘the Sculpture’) made the national headlines when ...