Proposed new commission for startups and venture capital in Malaysia

On 30 September 2018, the Communications and Multimedia Minister, Gobind Singh Deo announced that his ministry is planning to set up a new commission (“Commission”) to develop startups and venture capital industry in Malaysia. Essentially, the Commission aims to streamline efforts in view of developing startups and venture capital in Malaysia.The proposed Commission will be […]

Islamic finance as a tool for social justice

On  10 September 2018, a member of our law firm, Izwan Zakaria attended the Islamic Finance News (IFN) Forum in Istanbul Turkey. The event was jointly organised by the Istanbul Islamic Finance Consultancy (IIFC) and Gateway LLP (Gateway) in Istanbul, Turkey. Gateway is an international Islamic consultancy consisting of leading Shariah practitioners which are multi-jurisdictional and […]