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Events Press Release : 17 Apr 2019

SeaBOS members making a vows to strengthen seafood sustainability Events—17 Apr 19

Top seafood companies, including Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods), have pledged to align and synergize sustainability standard, particularly IUU related, allowing more quality, efficiency, and affordability of seafood traceability worldwide. At Seafood

Experiential Action Learning Module Gives ASB Graduates the Cutting Edge Events—17 Apr 19

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--17 Apr--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

Graduates of Asia School of Business (ASB), a global business school founded by Bank Negara Malaysia and the MIT Sloan School of Management in the United States, are in high demand, with many receiving job offers well before their convocation.

As the MBA graduates of Class of 2019 receive their scrolls today, they are finding that their educational accomplishments are sought after across Asia and beyond. Graduating students have received job offers from well-known companies such as Amazon, McKinsey, Gap, Facebook, AirAsia, Esquel, Didi, JobStreet, Microsoft, Maxis, among others.

At the graduation ceremony, Guest of Honour Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, delivered the commencement speech and congratulated the graduates on their accomplishments. He was later awarded an honorary doctorate by Professor Charles Fine, President and Dean of ASB.

One of the key factors contributing to the high employability of ASB graduates is the Action Learning curriculum in the MBA programme, where students spend more than seven months of their 20-month programme solving real-world business challenges, on site, in companies across Asia and beyond.

"We are aware that many employers highlight the skills gap often seen in graduates," reported Professor

CCL Names Elisa Mallis as New Managing Director and Vice President, Events—17 Apr 19

Elisa Mallis, a highly experienced leader in the executive education and human capital strategy sectors globally, is the new Managing Director and Vice President, Asia-Pacific at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL(R)), a top-ranked provider of