KUALA LUMPUR (May 22): Based on a national scale, the government transition following the results of the 14th general election (GE14) has no sovereign credit rating impact with the government of Malaysia rated AAA as it has the lowest relative credit risk in the country, according to the Malaysian Rating Corp Bhd (MARC).
MARC chief economist Nor Zahidi Alias said the rating agency maintained its real gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast for 2018 at 5.3%, supported by a favourable external environment.
KUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd's net earnings fell 31.8% to RM157.16mil for its first quarter ended March 31, 2018, compared to RM230.43mil in the year-ago period as TM ONE's contributions were impacted by a decline in voice, data and other telecommunications-related services.
EXCLUSIVE: Microsoft announced Sunday it acquired conversational AI startup Semantic Machines, a company whose staff includes former Siri chief scientist Larry Gillick and researchers such as Percy Liang, who helped create Google Assistant. Few details were provided in a blog post to announce the acquisition, but today Microsoft AI and Research Group chief technology officer David […]