DBS BANK SCORES A HATRICK BY BEING NAMED WORLD’S BEST BANK FOR THIRD TIME IN A ROW

DBS has been recognised as the World’s Best Bank for the third year in a row, underscoring the bank’s growing presence among banking leaders worldwide. DBS’ latest global best bank accolade comes from the New York-based financial publication Global Finance, which named DBS’ Best Bank in the World’ for the second time in three years in its World’s Best Global Banks 2020 Awards.

FORMER MEGAN MEDIA EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN SENTENCED TO PRISON

The Court of Appeal today affirmed a 2017 Sessions Court conviction of former Executive Chairman and Director of Megan Media Holdings Berhad (Megan Media), Dato’ Dr. Hj. Mohd Adam bin Che Harun for furnishing false information to Bursa Malaysia in 2007.The panel judges comprising Datuk Seri Kamaludin Md. Said, Datuk Ravinthran Paramguru and Dato’ Indera Sofian bin Tan Sri Abd. Razak unanimously dismissed Dato’ Adam’s appeal and reinstated a jail sentence of 18 months and a fine of RM300,000.

Free donuts as Gojek officially launches in Thailand

Gojek, Southeast Asia’s leading mobile on-demand services and payments platform, today announced the official launch of the Gojek app in Thailand. Starting from 6:00am this morning, customers in Thailand can access services for food delivery (GoFood), motorbike ride-hailing (GoRide), courrier (GoSend) and e-wallet (GoPay) via the Gojek app, which is available for download via iOS and Android. It features a new and improved look and feel as well as multiple feature upgrades to reduce life’s daily frictions with enhancements to customer experience and security.