• Economy  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:43 AM

    EU unveils RM1.3 tril plan to boost jobs, growth

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    The European Commission on Wednesday announced a 315-billion-euro (RM 1.3 trillion) investment plan to stimulate Europe's growth and send more people back to work, reports China's Xinhua news agency.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:33 AM

    Pinewood Iskandar bags Hollywood production

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    Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios is poised to be the next shooting destination of a multi-million dollar Hollywood film next year.

  • Commodities & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:07 AM

    Opec heading for no output cut despite oil prices plunging

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    Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) Gulf oil producers will not propose an output cut on Thursday, reducing the likelihood of joint action by Opec to prop up prices that have sunk by one-third since June.

  • TigerTalk  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:00 AM

    End of the road for Sona?

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    Things look bleak for Sona Petroleum and their much anticipated US$280 million (RM937 million) deal with London based oil & gas (O&G) company Salamander Energy.

  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:49 AM

    US Oct spending data point to slowing growth

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    The United States (US) consumer spending rose modestly in October and a measure of business spending plans fell for a second straight month, suggesting some slowing in the pace of economic growth.

  • Markets  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:39 AM

    US$ falls as weak data stokes US growth worries

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    The United States (US) dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as a batch of disappointing US data on consumers, housing, and manufacturing raised concern that the world's biggest economy is losing momentum in the final months of 2014.

  • Commodities  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:31 AM

    Gold rangebound below US$1,200/oz

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    Gold eased slightly on Wednesday then steadied at just under US$1,200 (RM4,017.78) an ounce for another rangebound session, as Asian overnight buying evaporated amid low volumes ahead of the United States (US) Thanksgiving holiday and a key Swiss vote on bullion holdings.

  • Commodities & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:19 AM

    Oil declines as Opec seen to hold off production cuts

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    Oil prices fell on Wednesday after Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) increased signals that it would hold off making any major production cuts this week.

  • Featured and Exclusive & Markets  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:09 AM

    S&P 500 ends at record high boosted by tech shares

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    US stocks rose on Wednesday boosted by tech shares, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials closing at records, while the energy sector was once more the largest weight on the market as crude prices continued to flirt with multi-year lows.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 10:03 PM

    MyTeksi Booking Terminal launched at 14 locations

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    The MyTeksi Booking Terminal was launched at 14 locations in the city today to facilitate travel by taxi for tourists and the public.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:56 PM

    UEM Sunrise’s 3Q profit before tax slumps 61%

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    UEM Sunrise Bhd profit before tax (PBT) has slumped 61% year-on-year (y-o-y) for the third quarter of the financial year ended September 30 2014 (3Q14), the company said in a filing to Bursa Malaysia.

  • OTHERS  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:50 PM

    12 MoUs signed in Belgian trade mission to Malaysia

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    The three-day Belgium Economic Mission to Malaysia which ended today has succeeded in further strengthening economic and trade ties between the two countries.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:40 PM

    M’sian oil & gas firms bag RM1.5 bil sales from ADIPEC

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    The 15 Malaysian oil and gas companies that participated in the recent Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) 2014 in United Arab Emirates (UAE) have generated sales totalling RM1.5 billion.

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:30 PM

    Parliament tables bill to protect MAS

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    A Malaysia Airline System Bhd (Administration) 2014 Bill was tabled in Parliament today. If passed, it will become a law that will grant vast protection to the troubled national carrier and its appointed administrator.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:18 PM

    Axiata’s 3Q14 results in line with expectations: Moody’s

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    Moody's Investors Service says that Axiata Group Bhd's third quater 2014 (3Q14) results were broadly in line with Moody's expectations and support Axiata's Baa2 rating and stable outlook.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:10 PM

    Ekuinas to gain RM640 mil from latest divestment

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    Ekuinas Nasional stands to collect RM640.4 million in proceeds upon the completion of its latest divestment exercise.

  • Corporate & World Biz  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 9:03 PM

    Mercedes Benz the car of choice for China’s wealthy

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    Mercedes-Benz owners in China are probably successful and wealthy entrepreneurs while those who drive a Cadillac are likely white-collar workers, according to a brand study released today.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 8:18 PM

    KNM Group 3Q profit rise to RM30 mil

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    KNM Group Bhd's pre-tax profit rose to RM30.49 million in the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2014, from RM20.84 million recorded in the same period last year.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 8:17 PM

    Media Chinese International records lower 2Q14 profit

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    Media Chinese International Ltd recorded a lower pre-tax profit of RM45.24 million for the second quarter ended Sept 30, 2014 (2Q14) against RM55.02 million in the corresponding quarter last year.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 26, 2014 8:11 PM

    MMC Corp 3Q14 proft rises to RM191 mil

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    MMC Corporation Bhd's pre-tax profit rose to RM191.85 million for the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2014 from RM168.5 million registered in the same period last year.