Maybank Seeks to Open Thailand Branch by 2014, CEO Says

Malayan Banking Bhd. (MAY) Chief Executive Officer Abdul Wahid Omar talks about the business outlook for Malaysia’s largest lender.

Maybank is considering options for expanding in Thailand including takeovers after raising 3.66 billion ringgit ($1.2 billion) this month to boost its presence in Southeast Asia. Abdul Wahid spoke with Bloomberg Television's Aika Nanao in Tokyo on Oct. 12. (Source: Bloomberg)

00:00 Expansion strategy for Southeast Asia 01:09 GE's Bank of Ayudhya stake; Thailand 02:34 Islamic banking; regulation, Basel III 04:33 Asean trade, economic outlook

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