AccorHotels, the world-leading travel & lifestyle group, is strengthening its Asia Pacific presence in the luxury hotel space with six confirmed luxury and upscale openings in the next three months.
The upcoming openings will see the expansion of the Sofitel and Pullman brands, which fall under AccorHotels’ luxury and upscale collection. Raffles Hotel, Fairmont, MGallery by Sofitel, Swissôtel and Grand Mercure brands complete the group’s high-end offerings.
School Places (schoolplaces.com.au), Australia’s first ever private school marketplace, announced its arrival into Malaysia with the backing of OSK Technology Ventures, the venture capital and private equity arm of OSK Berhad.
The expansion into Malaysia will see School Places, an innovative online private school marketplace, assist Malaysian parents and international families in their search for private and international school options for their children in Malaysia or for families relocating to Australia in need of a private school enrolment.
Barracuda Networks, Inc, a leading provider of cloud-connected security and storage solutions; cautions small medium enterprises (SME) to beware of ransomware threats as they are the most prone victims of the malicious attacks.
The caution comes as more than 300,000 incidents of ransomware attacks had been reported in over 150 countries in a massive ransomware attack in May by a relatively young ransomware called WanaCrypt0r or WannaCry.