When stress and tension overwhelm us, it’s natural to seek an escape hatch. In this month’s travel feature, we take you on a tour of wellness retreats around the globe that unapologetically combine luxury accommodations with the most effective techniques of this world to soothe the inner self. Travelling from the Swiss Alps to private Cambodian islands, this jaunt covers the cream of the crop of self-indulgent spa sanctuaries.
Interview with Mr. Domenic Fuda, Group Managing Director & CEO and Mr. Charles Sik, Managing Director, Personal Financial Services, Hong Leong Bank
Malaysia is amongst Southeast Asia’s most prosperous nations, with consistently high economic growth. It is also amongst the region’s most progressive; one of its top five banks, Hong Leong Bank, is leading the widespread adoption of digital solutions in finance. We were pleased to be joined by two of HLB’s senior executives, Domenic Fuda and Charles Sik, to discuss HLB’s newest strategies toward being “digital at the core”.
Vattanac Bank, a relatively new member of Cambodia’s retail- and commercial banking sector, has been shepherded by Chan Kok Choy, its general manager and executive director, since its inception. He provides a unique perspective on why and how the bank has fared so well, especially in customer-service delivery.
Over the last five years, Cambodia has experienced strong, consistent economic growth. The country’s GDP expanded by 7 percent in 2014 and has grown by more than 6 percent every year since