Business

MSM plans to expand through acquisitions

PETALING JAYA: Although MSM Malaysia Holdings Bhd registered a 35% lower profit for its third quarter ended Sept 30, the sugar refiner remains focused on growing through acquisitions, having set its sight on its only local competitor, Central Sugars Refinery Sdn Bhd, that is owned by Tradewinds (M) Bhd.

Boon Koon (left) and executive director Goh Peng Yeong showing the Viflex 2.0 truck model to be launched soon.

Boon Koon to make 1,000 trucks by 2017

NIBONG TEBAL: Boon Koon Group Bhd plans to produce 1,000 commercial trucks under its in-house brand Viflex 2.0 by 2017.

Star posts RM46.7mil third-quarter profit

KUALA LUMPUR: Star Publications (M) Bhd’s profit before tax (PBT) for its third quarter ended Sept 30 eased to RM46.7mil against RM55.9mil a year ago, as the double Malaysia Airlines (MAS) tragedies of this year took its toll on the media industry.

  • previous
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • next
  • Top Stories
  • Latest

Shell, Petronas to develop new field

KUALA LUMPUR: Shell Malaysia Trading Sdn Bhd and Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd have taken a final investment decision (FID) to develop the E6 field, offshore Malaysia.

20 November 2014 | 12:00AM |

Oil & Gas

KLCI closes Thursday weaker

KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI closed Thursday more than two points down on profit taking after its recent gains, as investors' concerns were shifted towards China's factory output decline, which hit a six-month low.

20 November 2014 | 5:36PM |

AirAsia third-quarter net profit falls but revenue rises

PETALING JAYA: AirAsia Bhd’s net profit fell 84.8% to RM5.4mil in the third quarter of its financial year ending Dec 31, 2014 (FY14) from RM35.48mil a year ago following a 14% decline in operating profit to RM227.01mil, which was affected by its affiliate Thai AirAsia (TAA).

20 November 2014 | 12:00AM |

Stocks

KL Kepong under selling pressure

KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Kuala Lumpur Kepong fell to a low of RM22.24 on Thursday after it reported a set of disappointing financial results in the fourth quarter ended Sept 30, 2014.

20 November 2014 | 10:12AM |

Markets

Global stock markets slip

NEW YORK: World stock markets slipped on Thursday on signs the Chinese and European economies were cooling, while Japan's yen slid to seven-year lows against the dollar amid expectations of more Japanese stimulus.

21 November 2014 | 6:41AM |

Cable & Wireless helped Britain spy on the world

LONDON: Telecommunications firm Cable & Wireless helped Britain eavesdrop on millions of Internet users worldwide, Channel 4 reported on Thursday, citing previously secret documents leaked by a fugitive former U.S. National Security Agency contractor.

21 November 2014 | 6:36AM |

KLCI closes Thursday weaker

KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI closed Thursday more than two points down on profit taking after its recent gains, as investors' concerns were shifted towards China's factory output decline, which hit a six-month low.

20 November 2014 | 5:36PM |

  • Page 1 of 34

Go to page:

advertisement

advertisement

advertisement