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Novan Amirudin and Gurdip Singh Sidhu Move Up Leadership Bench at CIMB

CIMB Group Holdings has announced the appointment of Novan Amirudin as its new Group Chief Executive Officer. This follows the departure of Dato’ Abdul Rahman Ahmad on 30 June 2024. Novan Amirudin, who currently serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer of

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CIMB Clicks to be Replaced by CIMB OCTO App on 11 June

CIMB announced that it will replace its current banking application, CIMB Clicks, with the new CIMB OCTO app starting 11 June 2024. The CIMB Clicks app will no longer be available for download. The CIMB OCTO app is said to

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CIMB Simplifies EV Charging with Contactless Card Payments

CIMB Bank has launched a new contactless payment solution for electric vehicle (EV) charging, in collaboration with JuiceUP, a subsidiary of PAIDChain, and Visa. This initiative aims to simplify the payment process for EV owners by allowing them to use

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CIMB Group CEO Dato’ Abdul Rahman Resigns, Poised to Take Helm at PNB

CIMB Group announced that Dato’ Abdul Rahman Ahmad will resign as Group CEO effective 30 June 2024, concluding a four-year tenure. The group said that it had a robust succession plan is in place and will announce Dato’ Abdul Rahman’s

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BNM Orders CIMB and Maybank to Explain Recent Service Disruptions

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has ordered CIMB and Maybank to deliver a comprehensive account of the root causes behind the recent service outages, which disrupted banking operations and inconvenienced customers. The regulatory body is taking a strict stance on ensuring

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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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Principal Malaysia Taps AWS for Major Cloud Transition

Principal Malaysia, a joint venture between the Principal Financial Group (PFG) and CIMB Group Holdings, has announced its decision to adopt Amazon Web Services (AWS) as its primary cloud provider. This move is part of Principal’s strategy to advance its

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CIMB Enables Businesses to Pay Taxes Directly Through Its Online Platforms

CIMB Bank and CIMB Islamic Bank has integrated a new e-billing feature by Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri (LHDN) to make it easier for businesses to pay their taxes directly through the online banking platforms. The bank claims to be the

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CIMB Debuts In-App Kill Switch to Suspend Accounts in a Suspected Breach

CIMB Bank and CIMB Islamic Bank has introduced a self-service ‘Lock Clicks ID’ feature which acts as a ‘kill switch’ for both its CIMB Clicks and CIMB OCTO apps. The new feature will enable customers to immediately freeze their online

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Effendy Shahul Hamid Succeeds Samir Gupta as CIMB’s Consumer & Digital Banking CEO

CIMB Group has appointed Effendy Shahul Hamid as CEO of Group Consumer and Digital Banking which takes effect on 1 January 2023 onwards, succeeding Samir Gupta who is retiring after 12 years of service with the group. The appointment will

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