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GXBank CEO Pei Si Lai Champions Financial Literacy and Women’s Empowerment

As we honour Women’s Day, it is paramount to spotlight the transformative leadership of Pei Si Lai, CEO of GXBank, whose embodiment of inclusivity, empowerment, and forward-thinking is reshaping the contours of digital banking. In a realm where technology and

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Boost Bank CEO Fozia Amanulla Shapes Inclusive Digital Banking

As the world marks International Women’s Day, we spotlight the journey of Fozia Amanulla, whose ascent to the helm of Boost Bank as CEO is a narrative of breaking barriers and forging new paths in the predominantly male-dominated banking sector. 

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CEO Rafiza Ghazali’s Strategy for KAF-Led Islamic Digital Bank

As we commemorate International Women’s Day, our focus turns to Rafiza Ghazali, the CEO behind KAF Investment Bank’s Islamic digital banking venture. With a career that spans across technology, startups, and banking, Rafiza stands as a testament to how diverse

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Khazanah Appoints Datuk Hisham Hamdan as New Chief Investment Officer

Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the sovereign wealth fund of Malaysia, announced that Datuk Hisham Hamdan has been appointed as the new Chief Investment Officer (CIO), effective 6 March 2024. Datuk Hisham Hamdan, who has been with Khazanah since April 2011, previously

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AEON Bank CEO Raja Teh’s Blueprint to Meet Digital Natives’ Needs

In the banking industry, where change is rapid and impactful, Raja Teh Maimunah Raja Abdul Aziz stands out as the Chief Executive Officer of AEON Bank. Her journey offers insight into the evolving nature of banking, marked by an increasing shift

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CIMB Launches ‘SMEBizReady’ to Support Digitalisation, Sustainability in SMEs

CIMB Bank and CIMB Islamic Bank returned with the third edition of CIMB Bazar Siberturahim to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with business solutions and knowledge sharing for long-term growth. The event featured the launch of CIMB SMEBizReady, a

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Over 75% of eMADANI Claims Were Made Through Touch ‘n Go eWallet

TNG Digital, the operator of Touch ‘n Go eWallet, reported that it was the go-to choice for Malaysians participating in the eMADANI initiative, securing over 75% of total claims. The eMADANI programme, designed by the government to encourage cashless transactions

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Over 100,000 Malaysians Signed up for GXBank’s Physical Debit Cards in 2 Weeks

Malaysia’s first digital bank, GXBank, announced that it has surpassed 100,000 debit card users, just two weeks after launching its physical cards. This milestone builds on the bank’s rapid growth since its public launch in November 2023, when it also

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BNM’s RENTAS Modernisation Plans to Futureproof Malaysia Payments Infrastructure

The Real Time Electronic Transfer of Funds and Securities System (RENTAS) represents a cornerstone of the financial infrastructure in Malaysia, facilitating the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) of large-value payments across the nation’s financial institutions. This pivotal system facilitates the seamless

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