RIMBUN joins IR as the exclusive Insolvency Member in Malaysia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Dato’ Raveendra Kumar Nathan of RIMBUN. Dato’ Kumar Nathan has joined IR as our exclusive Insolvency Member in Malaysia. Dato’ Kumar Nathan has over 30 years of international experience in various business operations including finance, investor relations and general management. He qualified […]

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Beneficial Owner Disclosure

SECTION 56 CA 2016 Company requires every member to disclose BO effective 1 March 2020. BO REPORTING Only those holding 20% interest or more or those who control the entity require to disclose. EXEMPTION FROM REPORTING Financial Institution Public Listed Companies Public Un-Listed Companies where shares are still in central depository Securities Commission licensed Companies […]

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The Malaysian Covid-19 Act: The Last Bastion?

Parveen Kaur Harnam Singh (as at 21.12.2020) A few months ago, when the rage of the pandemic had just shown itself, there were many calls to impose a Covid-19 Act in Malaysia. Our neighbour, Singapore had done it at the height of the pandemic (which is to say the initial height for the pandemic has […]

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Ashleigh Teo Caiying participates in the IR Global Guide – Crisis Management: Surviving and thriving in a post-pandemic world

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers Businesses across the world are undergoing the biggest remote working experiment since Europeans first sailed from their home ports to set up trading posts in Asia 500 years ago. This time around, however, companies are moving colleagues out of their plush city centre locations to set up offices at home. What […]

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Crisis Management:

Surviving and Thriving in a Post-Pandemic World

Businesses across the world are undergoing the biggest remote working experiment since Europeans first sailed from their home ports to set up trading posts in Asia 500 years ago. This […]

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Case Update: Golden Plus Decision – Removal of Directors under the Companies Act 2016

In the Golden Plus Holdings decision, the High Court sets out give important points relating to the removal of directors under the Companies Act 2016 (CA 2016).  You can read the grounds of judgment dated 14 January 2020. The decision deals with the issues relating to requisitioning an EGM, the unavailability of some directors to attend […]

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Proposed Employment (Domestic Employee) Regulations 2019

In light of the recent high-profile case involving the death of a domestic employee, Adelina Lisao, the Ministry of Human Resources (MOHR) has responded to the call for tighter protection and rights for domestic employees by proposing an Employment (Domestic Employee) Regulations 2019 (“Regulations”). In this article, we will cover some of the key proposed […]

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