alrajhi bank Malaysia announces Mohd Syahrul Ishak as new CEO
alrajhi bank Malaysia announced the appointment of Mohd Syahrul Ishak as CEO, effective 13 May 2024.
Maybank welcomes Tesla, acts as key EV financier in Malaysia
Tesla buyers to enjoy up to 90% financing through Maybank’s EV Financing Mobilized approx US$68 mil auto financing for EV, hybrid cars in M’sia in 2022 
Those Relocating to Singapore Can Open An Account Remotely Via The OCBC Digital App
For individuals from Malaysia, Indonesia, China, and Hong Kong First Singapore bank to enable digital account opening for foreigners
Alrajhi Bank Malaysia’s Digital Bank, Rize, Goes All-In On AWS
Plans to migrate key IT infrastructure to AWS by 2026. Will be built using AWS microservices for agility and expandability.  
CIMB on track to implement enhanced security measures
To mandate only SecureTAC authorisation by the first half of 2023 Implemented SecureTAC approval on its CIMB Clicks App CIMB Bank Bhd and CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd has said that it is firmly on track to fully implement the enhanced security measures against scam, as recently announced by Bank Negara Malaysia.
UOB Malaysia to facilitate FDI into Sarawak
UOB Malaysia is set to facilitate more foreign direct investments into Sarawak as international companies look for opportunities in the state’s high-value sectors.
Bank Islam launches cloud-native digital bank 
Bank Islam has officially launched its fully cloud-native digital banking proposition named Be U
Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia appoints new head of digital bank
Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia has officially launched its new office as part of the bank’s growth plans in Malaysia.
Bangladesh heist linked to previous attempts
Link between Sony and Bangladesh bank hacks Same malware used to target Vietnamese bank   A TEAM from BAE Systems examining the US$81-million hack of the Bangladesh central bank in February think that there may be a connection with the devastating attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014.  
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