‘Inclusiveness, governance, key to economic sustainability’

Kuala Lumpur, 21 August 2017 The inclusiveness of all segments of society and good governance is key to ensure Malaysia maintains the sustainability of its economic growth, said Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani. The minister noted that Malaysia’s strong gross domestic product (GDP) growth numbers of 5.6% in the first quarter of […]

MINDA ANNOUNCES CEO DEPARTURE

Kuala Lumpur, 7 June 2017 The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) today announced that Dato’ Richard George Azlan bin Abas has left the services of MINDA effective 5 June 2017. Following his departure as CEO, Mazni Ahmad Norilah, a key member to MINDA’s executive and leadership team since 2010 has been appointed as Acting CEO with […]

SC SETS SIGHTS ON IMPROVING BOARDS

Focus Malaysia, May 6-12 2017 With the new code, the same requirement will be in place for those extending their service beyond nine years. However, after the 12th year, shareholders will get to vote using a two-tier system. Some market observers question if the majority shareholder should be allowed to vote on independent directors in […]

ANNOUNCING DATO’ RICHARD ABAS AS THE CEO OF MALAYSIAN DIRECTORS ACADEMY

Kuala Lumpur, 4 October 2016 The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) has today appointed Dato’ Richard Azlan Abas as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Richard has over 30 years of experience in Malaysia and overseas in accounting, auditing, corporate finance, venture capital, startups, technology and management failure. His international business exposure as well as board experiences will certainly […]

Launch of MINDA 2.0 – Medianet

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 3, 2016 /Bernama-AsiaNet/– The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) launched its expanded role to be the institute of director for Malaysia. The launch was officiated by YB Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani, Second Deputy Minister of Finance, Malaysia. Datuk Johari, in his keynote address said “In the ten years since its inception, MINDA […]

Launch of MINDA 2.0 – ANTARA News

AsiaNet 64669 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 3, 2016 (Antara/Bernama-AsiaNet) — The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) launched its expanded role to be the institute of director for Malaysia. The launch was officiated by YB Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani, Second Deputy Minister of Finance, Malaysia. Datuk Johari, in his keynote address said “In the ten years since […]