21 March 2017
PETALING JAYA: Three China-based companies including China National Cereals, Oils and Foodstuffs Corp (COFCO) are vying for strategic stakes in Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV). A source close to FGV told StarBiz that: “These Chinese companies are major global consumers of palm oil/palm products and are looking to raise stakes in FGV via the open market.”
6 March 2017
PETALING JAYA: The stage is set for Malaysia Smelting Corp Bhd (MSC) to perform better this year given anticipation of a continued recovery in tin prices after experiencing a six-year slump, say analysts.
20 February 2017
PETALING JAYA: The share price of Sibu-based timber and plantation group Ta Ann Holdings Bhd has rallied over 10% in the past two months, thanks to the good run-up in crude palm oil (CPO) prices.
14 February 2017
PETALING JAYA: Bullish crude palm oil (CPO) prices have driven plantation shares upwards in the past four months and many planters are expected to post good earnings in their soon-to-be released 2016 fourth quarter (Q4) results and the first quarter results of 2017.
21 January 2017
THE worst appears to be over for the global steel sector, including that in Malaysia, after having experienced a five-year slump in global steel prices.
16 January 2017
Listing of healthcare unit in the offing as part of proposal to unlock value
12 January 2017
PETALING JAYA: The bullish sentiment on crude palm oil (CPO) is expected to continue in the first quarter of this year, with analysts pegging the commodity’s price at between RM2,500 and RM3,330 per tonne.
10 January 2017
Malaysia marks 100 years of commercial oil palm cultivation this year. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong talks to StarBiz about issues to overcome and initiatives to ensure the sustainability of this golden crop.
7 January 2017
THE current steep crude palm oil (CPO) price trading above RM3,000 per tonne and the lower palm oil inventory are positive profit indicators for oil palm plantation companies moving into year 2017.
31 December 2016
They have raised doubts on some issues including Eagle High’s steep market price valuations and the quality of its asset holdings