Optimax gets SC approval for main market transfer

KUALA LUMPUR: Optimax Holdings Bhd has secured approval from the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) for the proposed transfer to the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia on Thursday (Sept 22), the private eye specialist provider which was listed on ACE market in August 2020, said the market capitalisation of the company is approximately RM410.89 million, based on the number of issued shares of Optimax, of 540 million shares.


18 OCTOBER 2021

Honeywell & Signify to deploy Integrated Lighting Solutions to OPTIMAX

Honeywell and Signify are deploying integrated offerings at OPTIMAX Eye Specialists, a network of leading eye specialist clinics in Malaysia, to help the organization improve its air quality and surface disinfection efforts. "Honeywell and Signify offered our clinics a complete solution for air, surface and object disinfection that allows us to clearly communicate to our clinicians, staff and patients how we are working to support well-being in our spaces," said Tan Sri Dato' Tan Boon Hock, founder, OPTIMAX Eye Specialists Centre.


15 JULY 2020

Optimax to raise RM21m from ACE Market listing

KUALA LUMPUR: Optimax Holdings Bhd plans to raise RM21mil from its listing on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd. The private eye specialist service provider had on Wednesday said the initial public offering involved a public issue of 70 million shares at 30 sen each. Of the 70 million shares, it is offering 13.50 million shares to the public...


2 JULY 2018

Eye on giving children a head start

REFERRING to the report “Wan Azizah to civil servants: Serve govt of the day or else...”, we applaud the government’s decision to look into the wellbeing of children under the “Children’s Well-being Roadmap”. Taking a leaf from Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, this strategy addresses the fundamental needs of children, ranging from food and clothing to shelter, before moving on to other levels including social belonging...



Feel-good factor of doing charitable acts

KUALA LUMPUR: Optimax Eye Specialist Centre’s involvement with charity activities goes way back. As an entrepreneur, I always remind my fellow entrepreneurs that we must do good in order to succeed. There is no other way, no short cut. I can say so because I know that the surest way one can attain happiness and peace of mind is when one is creating happiness and peace of mind for others.



Optimax opens 11th branch, eyes regional expansion

KUALA LUMPUR: Optimax Eye Specialist Sdn Bhd has launched its 11th branch in Sri Petaling as part of its expansion plan. Chief executive officer Sandy Tan said this is in line with the company’s decision to expand its branch network to serve the growing number of clients nationwide. “We have been growing our brand presence steadily since 1995.



1MCA medical charity is here to care

KUALA LUMPUR: With help from the private sector, 1MCA Medical Foundation continues to provide a lifeline for the less privileged. MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said much can be accomplished when the private sector works together with the Government to serve the people.


24 JULY 2017

Driven by a sense of responsibility

KUALA LUMPUR: At 61, Tan Boon Hock is nowhere near retirement. The managing director of Optimax shares about his motivations and what fills his time. Many think of taking a slower pace in their golden years but you show no sign of slowing down. What keeps you going? It is my responsibility to keep growing the company.


11 OCTOBER 2017

20 to get gift of clearer vision

KUALA LUMPUR: TWENTY recipients will be picked to receive free cataract removal surgeries in conjunction with World Sight Day celebration on Saturday. The celebration will be held at the Farlim Night Market Field in Bandar Baru Ayer Itam, Penang, from 8am to noon. The cataract treatment recipients will be chosen during the event.


16 JANUARY 2017

From construction to eye-care

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Boon Hock is an outsider to the healthcare industry but seized the opportunity to carve a niche as an eye-care specialist provider. MAKING the best of every opportunity that comes along is something that Optimax Eye Specialist Centre Sdn Bhd managing director Datuk Tan Boon Hock has learnt to do.