• Corporate  |  MAY 26, 2015 10:53 PM

    Oriental’s 1Q15 PBT falls to RM71.69 mil

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    Oriental Holdings Bhd’s pre-tax profit for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 (1Q15) fell to RM71.69 million from RM121.29 million in the same quarter last year. The conglomerate’s revenue, however, rose to RM896.03 million from RM732.86 million previously. In a filing to …

  • Corporate  |  MAY 26, 2015 10:49 PM

    PureCircle eyes 30% revenue growth globally

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    PureCircle Ltd, a producer of high-purity stevia ingredients for the food and beverage industry, is eyeing a 30% growth in global revenue this year from US$100 million (RM360.9 million) achieved last year. Stevia is used as a sweetener and substitute for …

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  MAY 26, 2015 10:41 PM

    1MDB: Memorandum of association available to public

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    The memorandum and articles of association, and the financial accounts of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) have always been available to the public via the Companies Commission of Malaysia, says its president and group executive director Arul Kanda. “Any suggestion that these documents …

  • Corporate & Property  |  MAY 26, 2015 8:41 PM

    Nexgram unit inks MOU to develop RM1.5 bil projects

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    Nexgram Holdings Bhd’s property arm, Nexgram Land Sdn Bhd, signs a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with MCC Overseas (M) Sdn Bhd to develop two projects in Cyberjaya and Putrajaya worth about RM1.5 billion. MCC Overseas is a subsidiary of China Metallurgical Group Corp. …

  • Corporate  |  MAY 26, 2015 8:22 PM

    WZ Satu unit lands RM498.88 mil WCE job

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    WZ Satu Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary, KenKeong Sdn Bhd, secures a subcontract to construct and complete part of the West Coast Expressway Section 9 mainline works worth RM498.88 million. The contract, awarded by IJM Construction Sdn Bhd, covers works between Kampung Lekir Interchange …