• Corporate & Property  |  MARCH 27, 2015 10:12 PM

    CIDB takes 32 contractors to court in 1Q 2015

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    A total of 32 contractors have been charged in court by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) for various offences in the first quarter, this year.

  • Commodities & World Biz  |  MARCH 27, 2015 9:59 PM

    China’s CNOOC to boost oil output by 18%

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    China's top offshore oil producer CNOOC Ltd said on Friday its 2014 net profit rose 6.5%, beating forecasts, as cost cuts and higher output helped it offset the slide in global oil prices.

  • Economy  |  MARCH 27, 2015 9:35 PM

    ’97% of Asean roadmap touch points completed’

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    97% of the 339 touch points for the implementation of the Roadmap for an Asean Community (2009-2015) has been achieved, said Tourism and Culture Ministry secretary-general, Ong Hong Peng.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 9:24 PM

    Mercury Industries seeks 70% stake in Paramount Bounty

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    Mercury Industries Bhd has proposed to acquire a 70% stake in Paramount Bounty Sdn Bhd (PBSB) for RM42 million.

  • Featured and Exclusive & World Biz  |  MARCH 27, 2015 9:08 PM

    UNHCR orders 30,000 shelters from Ikea

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    Sweden's Ikea has received its first order for temporary flat-pack refugee shelters and expects to double or triple production in the coming three years, it said on Friday.

  • World Biz  |  MARCH 27, 2015 8:50 PM

    Blackberry posts better than expected 4Q earnings

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    BlackBerry Ltd posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Friday, offering signs its turnaround efforts may be beginning to gain traction, but a larger-than-expected drop in revenue worried investors.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 8:33 PM

    AirAsia adds three new routes

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    AirAsia has further strengthened its network into Indonesia and the Philippines via three separate hubs in Malaysia.

  • Corporate & Property  |  MARCH 27, 2015 8:19 PM

    Selangor Properties posts lower 1Q profit of RM59.6 mil

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    Selangor Properties Bhd posted a lower pre-tax profit of RM59.6 million in the first quarter (1Q) ended January 31, 2015, from RM157.1 million a year earlier.

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  MARCH 27, 2015 8:11 PM

    PCB gets shareholders’ nod to sell Integrax stake to TNB

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    Perak Corporation Bhd (PCB) has received its shareholders' nod for the proposed disposal of its entire equity interest in Integrax, held via its unit, Taipan Merit Sdn Bhd.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 7:07 PM

    Berjaya Corp 3Q15 pre-tax profit jumps to RM1.1 bil

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    Berjaya Corp Bhd's pre-tax profit for the third quarter ended Jan 31 2015 (3Q15) jumped to RM1.1 billion from RM162.91 million in the same period last year.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 6:59 PM

    Silk Holdings trims pre-tax loss to RM1.32 mil in 2Q15

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    Silk Holdings Bhd's trimmed its pre-tax loss to RM1.32 million in the second quarter of the current financial year ended Jan 31, 2015 (2Q15), against a pre-tax loss of RM3.03 million recorded in the same quarter in 2014.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 6:53 PM

    Prestariang wins RM29 mil contract from IRB

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    Prestariang Bhd's wholly-owned unit, Prestariang Systems Sdn Bhd (PSSB), has received a Letter of Award (LOA) from the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) worth RM29.99 million.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 6:47 PM

    Yinson FY15 pre-tax profit rises to RM278.9 mil

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    Yinson Holdings Bhd's pre-tax profit rose to RM278.9 million for the financial year ended Jan 31, 2015 from RM152.07 million recorded in the previous financial year.

  • Commodities  |  MARCH 27, 2015 6:42 PM

    Rubber market closes lower on lack of demand

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    The Malaysian rubber market closed lower today on lack of demand.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 6:40 PM

    Domino’s Pizza eyes 12% growth in 2015 revenue

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    Domino's Pizza Malaysia is eyeing a 12% growth in revenue this year, spurred by potential sales following its latest product introduction and lower price strategy under the #PaySameOrLess campaign.

  • Markets  |  MARCH 27, 2015 6:30 PM

    Ringgit closes lower against the US dollar

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    The ringgit closed lower against the US dollar on lack of demand for the local note.

  • Markets  |  MARCH 27, 2015 5:50 PM

    KL shares end lower

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    Shares on Bursa Malaysia ended lower today as traders trimmed their positions ahead of the weekend amid cautious external environment, dealers said.

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  MARCH 27, 2015 5:37 PM

    MOF creates special task force for 1MDB’s strategic review

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    The Ministry of Finance, in its capacity as the 100% shareholder of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), has created a special task force to help ensure the successful implementation of the company's strategic review.

  • Corporate & Markets  |  MARCH 27, 2015 4:46 PM

    MAHB completes inaugural rights issue

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    Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has completed its inaugural rights issue following the listing of and quotation for its 275,308,267 shares on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd today.

  • Corporate  |  MARCH 27, 2015 4:29 PM

    AirAsia X confident of turnaround this year

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    Long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X Bhd is optimistic of making a turnaround this year with the implementation of a capacity management and restructuring exercise.