PUC STRENGTHENS PARTNERSHIP WITH AXIATA DIGITAL IN DIGITAL ADVERTISING AND DIGITAL FINANCIAL SERVICES

19 July 2018

  • Subsidiaries of PUC and Axiata Digital to collaborate on payments through Presto and Boost e-wallets and advertising through RedHot Media and ada (analytics, data, advertising)

PUC ENVISIONS TO BE A LEADING PLAYER IN THE DIGITAL SPACE WITH THE PRESTO APP, ITS HOMEGROWN LIFESTYLE DIGITAL PLATFORM

27 June 2018

  • PUC Berhad (“PUC” or the “Group”) (formerly known as PUC Founder (MSC) Berhad) receives shareholders’ approval for all listed Resolutions in the Group’s 20th Annual General Meeting
  • The new Presto App will be a digital platform to enhance users’ lifestyle. PUC remains committed and aims to become a leading player in the digital space with strategic partnerships and measurable analytics from eCommerce to influencer marketing and affiliate selling, and ultimately a digital platform with social marketing, electronic wallet and other digital services

PUC BERHAD AHEAD OF THE GAME WITH APAC VENTURE PARTNERSHIP TO EXPAND PRESTO'S MARKET REACH VIA WECHAT OFFICIAL ACCOUNTS

6 June 2018

  • PUC and APAC Venture Sdn Bhd today signed a MoU to collaborate and work together by creating the synergies between two existing platforms, namely the WeChat Official Account (a mobile commerce marketing platform that enables businesses to market their business and interact with WeChat users) by APAC and Presto App by PUC
  • Pursuant to the MoU, both parties shall work together to promote each party’s products and services to the respective clientele

PUC BERHAD RECORDS 80.9% REVENUE INCREASE IN Q1, FUELED BY NEW MEDIA PROJECTS

24 May 2018

  • PUC Berhad posted an 80.9% increase in revenue, with RM15.6 million earned in Q1FY18 compared to RM8.6 million in Q1FY17, and RM10.5 million earned in Q4FY17 (48% increase)
  • The increase in revenue is due to the contribution from the advertising and media segment
  • The Group achieved 114.1% gross profit from RM2.8 million in Q1FY17 to RM6.0 million in Q1FY18, with a reported 185% increase in profit after tax to RM0.35 million year-on-year

PUC MAKES GIANT STRIDES WITH ACQUISITION OF PICTUREWORKS HOLDINGS, ONE STEP AHEAD IN TECHNOLOGY DIVERSIFICATION

26 April 2018

  • PUC receives shareholders’ approval to diversify its business into the imagery capture sector, adding to the Group’s revenue streams
  • PUC’s diversification is a result of the acquisition of 33% equity interest (total purchase consideration of RM52.80 million) in Pictureworks Holdings Sdn. Bhd., which via its subsidiaries, involved in imagery capture and distribution platforms for theme parks, leisure and entertainment attractions in the Asia Pacific

PUC TAKES QUANTUM LEAP IN COLLABORATING WITH SHENZHEN INSTITUTES OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY TO INTRODUCE PRESTO INTELLIGENCE TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY 

23 April 2018

  • PUC Berhad’s (“PUC”) subsidiary PUC (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (“PUC Malaysia”) is partnering with ShenZhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (“SIAT”) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (“CAS”) to set up the Presto Intelligence Technology Laboratory
  • The partnership will leverage on both parties’ expertise and develop several new cutting-edge technological capabilities including Electronic Know Your Customer (“E-KYC”), facial recognition platforms, outdoor media demographics analyser, and photo editing tools

PUC BERHAD SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH ALI HEALTH SDN BHD TO PROMOTE BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTIONS IN THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

28 March 2018

  • PUC and Ali Health today signed a MoU to collaborate and work together in promoting Blockchain technology and other related solutions to the healthcare industry
  • Ali Health developed and owns all rights, title and interest in and to the medical mobile application, Doctor2U
  • Pursuant to the MoU, both parties shall work together to promote Blockchain solutions using PUC’s technological expertise and through Ali Health’s immense network within the healthcare industry

PUC BERHAD’S REDHOT MEDIA ENTERS PARTNERSHIP WITH CARI INTERNET TO ROLL-OUT CROSS-MARKETING INITIATIVES

12 March 2018

  • PUC Berhad’s (“PUC”) subsidiary, RedHot Media Sdn Bhd (“RHM”) and CARI Internet Sdn Bhd’s (“CARI”) one-year agreement will see the rollout of several cross-marketing initiatives
  • CARI will leverage on RHM’s network reach and strength with RHM serving more than 20 clients in electrical appliances, education, property, technology, financial, telecommunication industries while CARI has 1 million registered users with 34 million page views per month

PICTUREWORKS ENTERS EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH SHIMAO GROUP FOR CHINA’S FIRST HELLO KITTY INDOOR THEME PARK IN DOWNTOWN SHANGHAI

7 March 2018

  • Pictureworks (Shanghai) Limited, a subsidiary of Pictureworks Holdings Sdn Bhd (“Pictureworks”), formalises a 3-year exclusive partnership covering imaging services and customised photo merchandise with Shimao Group (Shimao) for China’s first “Hello Kitty Shanghai Times” indoor theme park, which is targeted to soft-open in September 2018

PUC BERHAD ANNOUNCES Q4 2017 FINANCIAL RESULTS RECORDS SOLID REVENUE GROWTH

28 February 2018

  • PUC Berhad (“PUC”) continues to record solid revenue growth, posting a revenue of RM43 million, up from RM25.8 million the previous year, resulting from contributions from Advertising & Media (A&M), Renewable Energy (RE) and Technology segments
  • Improvements in Group’s EBITDA, total equity and gross profit, were also recorded

PICTUREWORKS ENTERS EXCLUSIVE 4-YEAR PARTNERSHIP WITH HONG KONG’S OCEAN PARK CORPORATION

9 February 2018

  • Pictureworks (Hong Kong) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pictureworks Holdings Sdn Bhd (“Pictureworks”), enters a 4-year partnership with Ocean Park Corporation (“Ocean Park”), an award-winning theme park in Hong Kong with a focus on education, conservation and entertainment, providing the Park with its end-to-end photo imaging systems
  • Ocean Park will be Pictureworks’ first partner to enjoy its proprietary Facial Recognition technology

PUC ACQUIRES PICTUREWORKS TO ENHANCE GLOBAL DIGITAL FOOTPRINT

27 December 2017

  • New business to contribute 25% or more to the bottom line of PUC Group

PUC STRIVES TO GROW TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS

21 December 2017

  • PUC receives shareholders’ and holders’ of three (3)-year, 4%, Irredeemable Convertible Unsecured Loan Stocks in the company (“ICULS Holders”) approval to vary utilisation of part of the proceeds raised

PUC LAUNCHES PRESTO THE REVOLUTIONARY HOME-GROWN SOCIAL MARKETING AND EWALLET PLATFORM

13 December 2017

  • PUC launches Presto, Malaysia’s revolutionary home-grown Social Marketing and eWallet Platform, offering unique and rewarding shopping experience for Malaysians
  • Presto also supports sellers’ network by helping them boost brand presence and sales to countless of shoppers, by leveraging social media engagement with measureable return on investment (“ROI”)

PUC POSTS REVENUE INCREASE IN Q3; BOTTOM LINE NEUTRALISED BY COSTS INCURRED FOR NEW BUSINESS INITIATIVES

24 November 2017

  • Year-to-year (9MFY16 and 9MFY17) and quarter-to-quarter (Q2FY17 and Q3FY17) increases in revenue of 83.67% and 35.80% respectively were recorded, boosted by contribution in Advertising & Media (A&M), Renewable Energy (RE) and Technology segments

PUC’s FOUNDER QUBE ENTERS MOU WITH ADWHERE LIMITED EXPANDS DIGITAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS BUSINESS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

25 October 2017

  • With the exclusive collaboration, PUC Berhad’s (“PUC”) subsidiary Founder Qube Sdn Bhd (“FQ”) will leverage Adwhere Limited’s proprietary digital media influencer platform, Cloudbreakr Technology, to implement influencer marketing campaigns which will enhance and gain further business reach and international market presence for brand owners and marketers
  • Cloudbreakr Technology’s data analytics and algorithm combined with a database of more than 15,000 influencers allows clients to perform analytic searches to curate the best influencers that matches its needs, with opportunities for regional exposure to more than 7 countries in Asia Pacific for cross-country campaigns

PUC AND BERSIAN SIGN MOU TO ENHANCE ADVERTISING AND ECOMMERCE BUSINESS

19 October 2017

  • PUC signs MoU with Bersian on cross marketing initiatives to grow and expand the business, through leveraging strengths in innovative solutions and growing clientele base
  • The MoU will see Bersian promoting PUC’s advertising and ePayments services to its existing clientele base, while PUC will market Bersian’s POS Services to its network

PUC APPOINTS DATUK OH CHONG PENG AS ITS NEW INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

2 October 2017

  • Datuk Oh Chong Peng has been appointed as PUC Berhad’s new Independent Non-Executive Director, with effect from 1 October 2017

PUC BERHAD’S EPP SOLUTION GRANTED E-MONEY LICENSE FOR NEW E-COMMERCE OFFERING

7 September 2017

  • EPP Solution Sdn Bhd (“EPP Solution”) receives approval for e-money license from Bank Negara Malaysia

PUC RECORDS SOLID QUARTER-TO-QUARTER GROWTH

25 August, 2017

  • Quarter-to-quarter increases in revenue, gross profit and profit after taxation (PAT) were recorded

PUC FOUNDER (MSC) BERHAD IS NOW PUC BERHAD

29 June, 2017

  • The name change reflects the Group’s new corporate identity and brand image as a digital lifestyle technology services provider

PUC SUBSIDIARY, FOUNDER QUBE, PARTNERS WITH LAPUTA, INTRODUCING A NEW ERA OF MOBILE ADVERTISING THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND ECONOMICAL MEANS

28 June, 2017

  • The Exclusive Partnership with Laputa Ventures Sdn Bhd (“Laputa”) is going to strengthen the position of PUC Founder (MSC) Berhad (“PUC”) in integrated media services by leveraging Moola, Laputa’s advertising platform which connects brands with drivers
  • Together, both parties merge the power of traditional advertising with the effectiveness of digital advertising
  • Moola is a fresh new approach of mobile outdoor advertising to Malaysian marketers, offering a creative medium to connect with Malaysian audiences, through engaging advertising

PUC FOUNDER (MSC) BERHAD’S ENOVAX WINS INDUSTRY RECOGNITION, BAGS COVETED IT AWARD

14 June, 2017

  • Enovax Pte Ltd (“Enovax”), a full-fledged IT business solutions company, which has been recently acquired by PUC Founder (MSC) Berhad (“PUC”), bags IT Service Award for exceptional work on Golden Village ‘Quick Tix’ system and Nexia TS ‘Practice Management System’

PUC FOUNDER (MSC) BERHAD ENTERS INTO THE NEXT PHASE OF ITS DEVELOPMENT

4 May, 2017

  • PUC Founder (MSC) Berhad embarks on the next phase of its development, with the unveiling of a new leadership team and reiterating commitment to its business direction
  • PUC will continue to be led by Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Cheong Chia Chou, who will be supported by a key management team
  • PUC’s core business will continue to be in integrated media services, e-commerce, technology and renewable energy

PUC FOUNDER (MSC) BERHAD ACQUIRES ENOVAX PTE LTD, A FULL-FLEDGED INTEGRATED IT BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LEADER

26 April, 2017

  • PUC Founder (MSC) Berhad (“PUC”) acquires a Singapore-based integrated IT business solutions leader, Enovax Pte Ltd (Enovax), for a total investment of SGD2,000,000.00 (RM 6,286,200.00)
  • Acquisition is in line with PUC’s long term growth and expansion plans of becoming a leading digital services provider
  • Erwin Foo, Chairman/CEO of Enovax is appointed Chief Technology Officer of PUC Founder

PUC FOUNDER (MSC) BERHAD DIVESTS STAKE IN OSCAR WEALTH ADVISORY SDN BHD

19 April, 2017

  • PUC Founder (MSC) Berhad (“PUC”) divests its entire 70% stake in Oscar Wealth Advisory Sdn Bhd (“OWA”) for a total consideration of RM1,604,240.00