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Fundaztic Partners With Lazada For Zero-Interest Financing for E-commerce Businesses

Fundaztic, a peer-to-peer financing (P2P) platform, partners with Lazada to deliver an interest-free financing program for Lazada sellers under the government’s ePENJANA initiative for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (‘MSME’). The initiative aims to support an estimated 30,000 unique local

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HSBC Launches Voice Biometric Technology For Customers in Malaysia

HSBC launched its Voice ID solution for customers in Malaysia, stating that it is the first country in Southeast Asia where the bank has introduced this capability. Voice ID is an advanced voice biometric technology which allows customers to verify

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Hong Leong Unveils Digital Banking App Targeted at Parents and Their Children

Following its recent upgraded consumer digital banking app, HLB Connect, Hong Leong Bank today unveils a digital banking platform that is targetted at serving savers and their parents called HLB Pocket Connect. The app includes an “Earn Feature” which allows

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Finology Powers RHB’s Instant Mortgage Loan Approval

RHB announced today a partnership with  Finology to enable instant online approval for mortgage loan applications through Loanplus. Developed by Finology, Loanplus is a patented solution that enables property developers and real estate agents to help customers obtain their pre-approved

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Blockchain Technology. What Is It, How Can It Improve Our Lives and Why Should We Care?

There has been a lot of positive buzz about Blockchain technology and digital currencies in the past decade and for good reason. The technology comes with unique perks that make it more reliable, secure, and versatile than conventional payment methods.

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MDEC & Bank Negara Malaysia Launches Fintech Capacity Building Program

The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) together with Bank Negara Malaysia today launched the Fintech Booster Programme. The program was co-developed to further support the growth and development of fintech companies in Malaysia. It provides capacity building for fintech companies

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RHB Launches AI-Powered SME Financing App

RHB announced today the launch of RHB Financing (SME) Mobile App, which they described as an “AI-powered” and “customer self-initiated” SME mobile app, which they claim in the first in Malaysia. The app, they said, is powered by AI, machine

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