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Bridging Opportunities, Creating Possibilities: ZICOlaw at UM Law Career Fair 2014

31 March 2014

We often hear of the predicament faced by graduates when charting their career path. Law graduates are not exempted from experiencing this as well. With the ever changing demands and expectations of the career world today, it is difficult to anticipate and gauge what the future beholds. It is highly essential for undergraduates to gain […]

ZICOlaw at Taylor’s Law School Award

29 March 2014

Zaid Ibrahim & Co., a member of ZICOlaw, has always been a partner of Taylor’s Law School and once again the firm strengthen its ties with the university by being one of the main sponsors of Taylor’s Law School March 2014 Awards Ceremony. Educational institutions and universities play an important role to shape and mould […]

Why a fully integrated ASEAN is not (yet) possible

27 March 2014

Source: Devex Seven years after announcing plans for the region’s full integration and liberalization, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations needs more time and effort to achieve what it calls an “economic community” – a goal originally set in 2015. So what’s to blame? According to Jayant Menon, regional economic integration lead at the Manila-based […]

Communication key to luring foreign money

24 March 2014

Source: The Nation Constant communication, accurate information, and awareness of opportunities are keys to successful ventures for European investors looking to do business in the Kingdom, the Thai European Business Association (TEBA) says. “There are no obvious barriers for doing business in Thailand because there is nobody physically standing in the way. The key is […]

Five reasons why Malaysia is not in trouble

20 March 2014

Source: The Star Malaysia is better prepared to manage another global financial crisis due to its sound economic and financial structure as well as the availability of a strong surveillance mechanism, according to Bank Negara governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz. “Reforms that we have implemented since the 1997/98 Asian Financial Crisis have improved the resilience […]

Charity Screening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier on 27 March 2014

20 March 2014

We are proud to announce that as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, Zaid Ibrahim & Co (a member of ZICOlaw) is sponsoring Yayasan Orang Kurang Upaya Kelantan’s (YOKUK) charity screening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Click below to view the official trailer: Details of the event are as below: Movie Title: […]

Dr. Sok Siphana – Mentor of a Generation

11 March 2014

Dr. Sok Siphana, Managing Partner of SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICOlaw), was recently interviewed by China Daily Asia Weekly as an aspiring mentor to the younger generation. Source: China Daily In Khmer, or Cambodian, the term “lok kru” translates to “village teacher”. Similar to the Mandarin word “shifu”, it refers to one who passes knowledge […]

Asean to resume FTA talks with EU after AEC in place, says chief

11 March 2014

Source: The Nation Asean is planning to resume free-trade talks with the Europian Union after its 2015 integration, as every country in the trade bloc is ready for more market liberalisation with developed countries, Asean chief Le Luong Minh said. Speaking at the sixth “Dehli Dialogue”, the Asean secretary-general told The Nation that the 10-member […]

ZICO Law wins Islamic Finance News (IFN) Awards 2013

11 March 2014

ZICO Law has recently won the IFN Best Law Firm in Structured Finance Award, Most Innovative Deal of the Year and Corporate Finance Deal of the Year Awards. The Most Innovative Deal of the Year was awarded for Zaid Ibrahim & Co’s role in the Telekom Malaysia’s Sukuk Wakalah Program of RM200 million and Zaid […]