Sepang, March 6 – In a move to further develop swimming talent pool in Asean region, AirAsia recently announced its partnership with British Olympic swimmer Ben Proud.
The four-year tie-up will see AirAsia sponsor Proud as he works towards qualifying for his second Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan in 2020.
Kuala Lumpur, March 3 – Malaysia attracted RM207.9 billion in total approved investments that will fund 4,972 projects in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors in 2016, said te Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA).
These are expected to create 153,060 job opportunities for the country.
Cyberjaya, March 3 – MaGIC, the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre, has launched a new accelerator programme called the Global Accelerator Programme (GAP).
First announced by Prime Minister Najib Razak during the inaugural Global Entrepreneurship Community (GECommunity) 2016, GAP is an evolution of MaGIC’s Accelerator Programme (MAP), taking the highly popular programme to the global stage after three successful cohorts with Malaysian and regional startups.