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EXCLUSIVE PRESS News List

Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme - A Tax Solution for those with Overseas Bank Accounts but have yet to Declare Income to IRBM

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- The Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme (SVDP) acts as an avenue for those who have income kept in overseas bank accounts, where that income is derived from sources in Malaysia which can be taxed but has yet to be declared to the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRBM).

Letters and e-mails issued by IRBM aims to address taxpayers with overseas bank accounts who have failed to rightfully declare their tax. It is these taxpayers as mentioned in the letters and e-mails who are required to contact IRBM and declare the income to IRBM. The government has agreed to reduce the penalty rate from 300% to 10% if declaration is made on or before 31 March 2019 and 15% if declaration is made on or before 30 June 2019.

Cloudflare Announces Strong Network Expansion and New Office in Q4 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Cloudflare, the leading Internet performance and security company, today announced results from the fourth quarter of 2018. In the final three months of the year, Cloudflare continued to expand its global footprint with 10 new data centers, launched its first mobile application, and opened a new office in Munich, Germany.

“We closed out 2018 with significant network expansion, our first consumer application, and a new European office,” said Matthew Prince, co-founder and CEO of Cloudflare. “I’m proud of the growth our team accomplished in the final quarter, as we brought our network even closer to our global users and opened an office to be closer to our European users.”

CIMB-Principal Asset Management Group Achieves RM80 Billion AUM In 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- The CIMB-Principal Asset Management Group (“CPAM Group” or “the Group”) of companies today reported RM81.3 billion in assets under management (AUM) as of 31 December 2018. The CIMB-Principal Group comprises of CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad and CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd in Malaysia, PT CIMB-Principal Asset Management in Indonesia, CIMB-Principal Asset Management Company Limited in Thailand and CIMB-Principal Asset Management Pte Ltd in Singapore.

In Malaysia, CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad (“CIMB-Principal Malaysia”) continues to uphold its position as one of the leading asset management firms. Munirah Khairuddin, Chief Executive Officer of CIMB-Principal Asset Management Malaysia said, “Our top dividend-paying unit trust funds for 2018 include CIMB-Principal DALI Equity Growth, CIMB Islamic Balanced, CIMB-Principal Equity, CIMB-Principal Equity Growth & Income, CIMB-Principal Balanced and CIMB-Principal Bond with yields ranging from 3.31% - 7.98%.”

Kyriba Surpasses $110M in Revenue in 2018, Anticipates 40% Growth This Year

SAN DIEGO, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Kyriba, the global leader in cloud treasury and finance solutions, today announced it surpassed $110M in revenue in 2018, a significant milestone for SaaS technology companies, and is anticipating 40 percent growth in the new year.

Last year, Kyriba signed more than 229 new enterprise clients, including Eastman Chemical, Eisai Co., Ltd., Hitachi High-Tech, Informa, Palo Alto Networks, Peloton, Ripple Labs and many more. Kyriba is trusted by these and other major brands to seamlessly connect their disparate financial systems – banks, ERPs and other systems – so they can better mobilize and protect their global cash and liquidity.

Patton´s New Industrial VoIP Gateway Delivers IP Telephony in Harsh Environments

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Patton Electronics—a longstanding manufacturer of hardened industrial network equipment—has done it again with a new industrial-grade analog VoIP gateway.

As a first-in-class solution, Patton’s new ruggedized SN4140E Industrial VoIP Gateway series is ideal for delivering Voice-over-IP telephony in outdoor or environmentally-exposed environments where heating and cooling cannot be controlled.

Jumio Grows Sales 70 Percent and Customer Count by 60 percent YOY in 2018

Growth fueled by geographic expansion and broad adoption of AI-powered identity verification solutions

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb 7 (Bernama) -- Jumio, the leading AI-powered trusted identity as a service provider, today announced that its 2018 customer count grew 60 percent and sales grew 70 percent year-over-year. This continued company momentum speaks to significant market opportunity and demand for biometric-based identity verification and Jumio’s ability to help enterprise clients reliably and quickly verify that a new visitor is who they claim to be.

“2018 was a tremendous year for Jumio and it’s been fueled by a number of factors including a steady barrage of high-profile data breaches, dwindling confidence in traditional forms of verification including two-factor authentication and knowledge-based authentication, and our expansion into Asia Pacific,” said Stephen Stuut, CEO of Jumio. “There is also a direct connection between a successful 2018 and Jumio’s continued investment in AI, machine learning and augmented intelligence — we were able to improve our own identity verification offerings and make them faster and even more accurate.”

VistaJet Advances Business Aviation Flight Safety With Integration of Advanced Flight Risk Assessment System

 Safety and security always at the core of all operations, now with real time data-led analysis
  •  Osprey’s breakthrough Flight Risk Assessment system will integrate with VistaJet’s proprietary flight operations software
  •  The system will deliver instantaneous and intuitive risk assessments for every flight
  •  VistaJet is the first operator to receive the EBAA Diamond Safety of Flight Award
 MALTA, Feb 7 (Bernama) -- VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, places the safety, security and wellbeing of its customers and staff above all else. Today, the company announces a further step in advancing its flight operations software with the adoption of Osprey Flight Solutions data-led risk assessment technology.  Ever since its launch in 2004, VistaJet has placed the utmost attention on operational and flight safety and to date has completed over 146,000 flights globally, having safely flown over 367,000 passengers to more than 1,900 airports worldwide.