Founded: Jan 2000

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

eCommerce 

MOL Global is one of South East Asia’s biggest internet companies and owns 100% of both payment service provider, MOL AccessPortal Sdn Bhd (MOL) and the world’s pioneer social network, Friendster Inc. (Friendster).

MOL has been operating and developing payment systems since 2000. MOL handles over 60 million transactions annually with an annual payment volume of over USD300 million. MOL leverages on a network of more than 600,000 physical and online payment channels. MOL is linked to 88 online banks in 9 countries worldwide.

MOL is recognized as one of Asia Pacific’s fastest growing technology companies in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific Awards for 2005 & 2006 and has won a Merit Award for the Best of E-Commerce Applications in MSC Asia Pacific ICT Awards. MOL received the Member Excellence Award at the PIKOM ICT Leadership Award 2009 and is a Microsoft Certified Partner. In 2010, MOL ranked 23rd in the Deloitte Fast 500 Companies of Asia Pacific 2010, becoming South East Asia’s fastest growing internet company.

Friendster is the pioneer online social network with more than 100 million registered members. Friendster is one of the best sites that allows people to create avatars, discover new worlds, enjoy games and meet new people. Friendster prides itself in delivering an easy-to-use, friendly and interactive environment where users can easily connect with others via www.Friendster.com.

Through its ownership of MOL and Friendster, MOL Global is Asia’s largest end-to-end content, distribution and commerce network, pairing MOL’s physical payment collection points and payment platforms with Friendster’s large online footprint, social network and user community in Asia.