SCIB Awarded RM20.65 million Project to Rebuild School

KUCHING, MALAYSIA, Mar 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Civil engineering specialist Sarawak Consolidated Industries Berhad (SCIB) today announced that the Group’s wholly-owned subsidiary, SCIB Industrialised Building System Sdn. Bhd., has secured an engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPCC) contract from Jabatan Kerja Raya Sarawak (JKR) valued at RM20.65 million for the rebuilding […]

Axiata Digital Labs (ADL) to collaborate with AWS to drive Telco Industry TechCo Evolution

COLOMBO, LK, Mar 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Axiata Digital Labs (ADL) has announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide its cutting-edge Digital Telco services to AWS customers. The collaboration will benefit the telco industry by providing a seamless and enhanced experience with ADL’s innovative Axonect Product Suite running […]

Habitat for Humanity welcomes first regional volunteers to build homes in Asia-Pacific since the pandemic started

Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Mar 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Habitat for Humanity welcomed 136 international volunteers to several locations in the Asia-Pacific region, where they worked alongside community members and local families building their own decent, affordable houses. They are the first volunteers from the AP region that the housing nonprofit has […]

Q&M reports lower full year profits due to impairments and decrease in Covid-19 related revenue

SINGAPORE, Mar 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Mainboard-listed Q&M Dental Group (Singapore) Limited today reported total revenue of S$181.2 million, and profit after tax attributable to parent (PATMI) of S$11.3 million for the twelve months ended 31 December 2022 (FY2022). The Group Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, amortisation (EBITDA) for FY2022 was […]

Rinani Signs Share Sale Agreement for KLCFC

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, Mar 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Rinani Group Berhad, a financial consulting firm, is pleased to announce that the Company has signed a share sale agreement (SSA) with the Kuala Lumpur Football Association (KLFA) to acquire a majority stake in Kuala Lumpur City FC Sdn Bhd (KLFC), the owner […]

Congregation of the airport community at inter airport Southeast Asia 2023

Singapore, Mar 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – inter airport Southeast Asia, Asia’s international airport exhibition and conference, kicked off with a strong line-up of industry heavyweights including a global perspective by Jean Roche, Head of International Engineering Services of ADP International, Asia Pacific outlook by Piyush Chawla, Managing Director APAC of Cirium […]

Nigeria’s Obi to challenge presidential election result

Nigeria's Labour party candidate Peter Obi speaks to journalists before casting his vote during the presidential elections in Agulu, Nigeria, Feb 25, 2023. (PHOTO / AP) ABUJA – Nigeria’s labour party led by presidential candidate Peter Obi will mount a legal challenge against the election of new president-elect, Bola Tinubu, the party's vice-presidential candidate said […]

IMF approves $114.8m for S. Sudan in emergency funding

In this file photo dated Jan 26, 2022, a woman walks past the International Monetary Fund headquarters in Washington, DC. (PHOTO / AFP) The International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday it approved about $114.8 million in emergency funding support for South Sudan, where millions are facing food insecurity. "This emergency financing under the Food Shock […]

Ecuador LegCo backs impeachment process against Lasso

President of Ecuador Guillermo Lasso arrives at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Jan 18, 2023. (PHOTO / AFP) QUITO — A legislative commission in Ecuador recommended on Wednesday that President Guillermo Lasso be subject to an impeachment process over alleged corruption at public companies. The recommendation, which the government called "an attack […]

Finnish Parliament approves accession to NATO

Members of parliament listen to Prime Minister of Finland Sanna Marin at the Finnish Parliament in Helsinki, Finland, May 16, 2022. (PHOTO / AP) HELSINKI – The Finnish parliament on Wednesday approved legislation allowing the country to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). 184 members of parliament voted in favor, with seven against and […]