|AMCHAM Update #147 COVID-19 Outbreak|
During this period of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) from 9 November until 6 December 2020, AMCHAM will once again be bringing you daily updates on the latest COVID-19 developments, which includes the efforts of Government and initiatives from other bodies and organizations.
|AMCHAM'S WOMEN'S WEEK 2020|
We have an exciting series of events planned to celebrate women over a whole week, from 30 November 2020 to 4 December 2020.
We will be bringing you a half-day forum, discussions, a workshop and more. You do not want to miss the opportunity to be a part of this conversation.
For more information and to secure your ticket, please refer to the individual event pages below. Please register for each event separately.
|Panel Discussion - Nov 30, 2020|
More details to be announced!
|Panel Discussion - Dec 4, 2020|
More details to be announced!
The Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) in Melaka and Terengganu is set to end tomorrow, 21 November. This was announced by Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob in a press conference today.
|UPCOMING AMCHAM SIGNATURE EVENT|
|[NEW DATE: 14 December] 2020 Thanksgiving & MY AMCHAM CARES Celebration|
Due to the recent announcement of the extension of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) throughout most of the country until 6 December, AMCHAM has decided to postpone our much-loved Thanksgiving Luncheon to accommodate the rules around larger groups.
The Thanksgiving Luncheon will now take place at Hilton Kuala Lumpur on 14 December, 12:00pm – 2:00pm.
We are hoping that come December we will all be able to safely celebrate together.
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Today, 20 November, AMCHAM brought together expert speakers from EY and Wong & Partnersa member firm of Baker McKenzie, to provide a special briefing on Malaysia’s Budget 2021 tax initiatives.
|Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre as Malaysia's Best Convention Centre 2020|
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre has been voted as Malaysia's Best Convention Centre 2020 by the World Meetings, Incentive, Conference and Exhibition (MICE) Awards – the global initiative to celebrate and reward excellence in MICE industry. This award seeks to elevate the standards of the business events industry by recognising organisations that are the leaders in their industry!
The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is launching the DataKITA initiative in conjunction with Malaysia Tech Month 2020 (MTM 2020) to catalyse a thriving national data ecosystem in Malaysia. The ongoing initiative will be inaugurated with DataKITA.Pulse virtual event taking place on November 21 and 22.
As economies around the world continue to face the impact of Covid-19, technology and connectivity are crucial to help people stay connected, enable health authorities to deliver important public health information at scale, and drive inclusive economic recovery of business and trade, said Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.
LOOKING beyond the short-term volatility of the financial markets and current depressed economic conditions, investors with a long-term view should still find buying opportunities in the US equity market, said Avinash Satwalekar, CEO of Franklin Templeton Asset Management (M) Sdn Bhd.
Mckinsey launched the third topic of its knowledge partnership with CNBC —reimagining organizations—as senior partner Mary Meaney explained how companies must transform the way they operate for The Next Normal. Mary was interviewed about COVID-19’s impact on global organizations, the role purpose plays in reimagining how companies do business, and her work with clients as co-leader of McKinsey's Organization Practice.
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