Malaysia M&A March 2016

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M&A March 2016 AcquirerAcquireeSellerValueSectorStakeLocationDate PurelyBStretch City–Service-Singapore03/08/16Reach Energy BhdEmir-Oil FieldsMIE Holdgins Corp $154.9MEnergy0.60%Kazahkstan03/09/16Employees Provident FundMalaysia Building Society Bhd-$320MProperty Developer -Malaysia03/11/16-LTT Oil & Gas Nigeria LtdWah Seong Corp Bhd$900KEnergy1%Nigeria03/15/16Ekuiti Nasional BhdAPIIT Education Group, UNITAR International University, Tenby SchoolsSapura Resources Bhd$88.9MEducation0.49%, 0.1%, 0.376%Malaysia03/17/16Plant Wealth Holdings LimitedCAB Cakaran Corporation-$7.76MAgriculture0.10%Malaysia03/25/16

Malaysia to promote private financing for R&D, commercialisation, innovation: 11th Malaysia Plan

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The Malaysian government has earmarked efforts to promote private financing for research and development, commercialisation and innovation (R&D&C&I), under a strategy to translate innovations into wealth in the country. The efforts include increasing access to private sources of financing, developing a framework for risk mitigation and management of crowdfunding activities,… Read more »