• Issues  |  SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 9:00 PM

    Malaysia Airlines’ history of failed recovery

    Since the government re-took ownership of MAS following the disastrous privatisation of the national airline in the late 1990s, there had been various efforts undertaken to return the national carrier to long-term, sustainable profitability. In the first of four pieces, Kinibiz recaps the last few restructuring plans that were undertaken and have ultimately failed.

  • Issues  |  AUGUST 29, 2014 9:00 PM

    Are we getting enough bang for the buck?

    In this final part of the series, KiniBiz compares what we are getting and the costs with those of two neighbouring countries involving two deals to see where we stand.

  • Issues  |  AUGUST 28, 2014 9:00 PM

    The lucrative business that is defence spending

    In the previous part of this series, KiniBiz looked at some upcoming defence contracts. In this part, KiniBiz explores those contracts with local partners and ponders this question: Should third-party contractors be involved at all?

  • Issues  |  AUGUST 27, 2014 11:15 PM

    What do we have and what are we buying?

    In this part of the series, KiniBiz takes a look at what Malaysia fields in its defence, what it plans to get, and how much it all costs.

  • Issues  |  AUGUST 26, 2014 9:00 PM

    Gaining peace by preparing for war

    Malaysia has always been known as a country of peace and stability. However, the past few years have shown that even if Malaysia merely wishes an existence of peace and prosperity, there are other powers in play that would see that dream smashed.