• Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:38 PM

    Update on MAS restructuring by Nov 29, says Khazanah

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    The update on the restructuring of ailing Malaysian Airline System Bhd (MAS) will be revealed before or by Nov 29, said major shareholder Khazanah Nasional Bhd.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:26 PM

    Brahim’s posts lower profit for 3Q14

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    Brahim's Holdings Bhd posted a lower pre-tax profit of RM5.69 million for the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2014 (3Q14), fromRM16.53 million registered in the same quarter a year ago.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:19 PM

    DRB-Hicom 3Q14 profit falls sharply to RM176 mil

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    DRB-Hicom Bhd's pre-tax profit for the second quarter ended Sept 30, 2014 (3Q14) declined to RM176.13 million from RM227.62 million in the same period last year.

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 8:06 PM

    Dewan Rakyat passes MAS bill

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    The Dewan Rakyat today passed the Malaysian Airline System Bhd (Administration) Bill 2014 to ensure continuity in services of the national airline.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:56 PM

    Bintulu Port posts lower profit for 3Q14

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    Bintulu Port Holdings Bhd (BPHB) posted a lower pre-tax profit of RM43.79 million in the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2014 (3Q14), against RM50.31 million recorded in the same period last year.

  • Commodities, Corporate, Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:47 PM

    RON95 price likely to fall by 4 sen a litre

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    The global crude oil price trend since Nov 1 is expected to result in between 3 sen and 4 sen cut in RON95 on Dec 1 from the current price.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:25 PM

    Mobile market to shift to data-based pricing: Ericsson M’sia

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    Although the Malaysian mobile market is currently voice-driven, it could see a shift towards data-based pricing as early as next year, says Todd Ashton, president of Ericsson Malaysia and Sri Lanka.

  • Opinion  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 7:09 PM

    Investing in happy endings

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    LONDON – Public and private investment in the real economy has been under attack since the 2008 financial crisis. In difficult economic times, it may seem logical to cut investments that yield results only in the long term, and thereby …

  • Commodities  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 6:57 PM

    Rubber markets end lower

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    The Malaysian Rubber market closed lower today due to the downtrend in regional futures markets, a dealer said.

  • Markets  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 6:37 PM

    KL shares end lower in sync with regional marts

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    Shares on Bursa Malaysia closed lower today on profit-taking after three straight days of gains and taking the cue from regional markets amid the fall in oil prices, dealers said.

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 6:25 PM

    MCMC ready to meet Youtube, FB on suspect accounts

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    The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is ready to discuss with social website owners in the United States to close accounts suspected of inciting violence and those touching on racial and religious sensitivities.

  • Markets  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 6:05 PM

    Ringgit closes higher against US$

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    The ringgit ended higher against the US dollar today, following lacklustre US economic data which pushed down Treasury yields and weakened the greenback, a dealer said.

  • Opinion  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 5:33 PM

    Reforming China’s commanding heights

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    MILAN – Chinese President Xi Jinping’s massive anti-corruption campaign has advanced a number of key objectives: It has gone a long way toward restoring confidence in the Communist Party’s commitment to a merit-based system; countered a decades-old pattern of public-sector …

  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 5:07 PM

    Over 90% M’sians have savings accounts, says Zeti

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    She described "as partial information" a recent report on household income, which revealed that more than 80% of Malaysians have no savings.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 4:54 PM

    Moody’s: TM Q3 results support its ‘A3′ rating

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    Moody's Investors Service gives Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) "A3" rating and positive outlook based on its third quarter results ended Sept 30, 2014.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 4:47 PM

    ‘Reveal MDV borrowers after RM400 mil write-off’

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    PKR’s Rafizi questions whether MDV would be able to recoup its loan.

  • Featured and Exclusive & Opinion  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 4:43 PM

    The geopolitical impact of cheap oil

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    The price of oil has fallen more than 25% in the past five months, to less than US$80 a barrel. If the price remains at this level, it will have important implications – some good, some bad – for many countries around the world. If it falls further, as seems likely, the geopolitical consequences on some oil-producing countries could be dramatic.

  • Corporate  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 4:26 PM

    Kenanga Research maintains ‘outperform’ call on Maybank

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    Kenanga Research has maintained its "outperform" call on Maybank, despite the negative headwinds surrounding the banking sector.

  • World Biz  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 4:07 PM

    Virgin bags contract to run the London-Edinburgh rail route

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    Virgin Trains was chosen to run the London-Edinburgh rail route, fending off rival bids from FirstGroup Plc and Channel Tunnel express operator Eurostar International Ltd and delivering a boost for Richard Branson a month after the fatal crash involving his space venture.

  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  NOVEMBER 27, 2014 3:59 PM

    MMC Corp to pay RM221.98 mil for stakes in NCB

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    MMC Corporation Bhd is buying MISC Bhd’s 15.73% stake in port operator, NCB Holdings Bhd, for RM221.98 million cash.