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THE odds do not seem to favour technology-based stocks overall at present, with market leaders such as Apple Inc tanking to a near-2½-month low.
PETALING JAYA: There is a need for the country to move up the value chain in the shared services industry so that it would not lose its competitive advantage, said Agos Asia Sdn Bhd chief executive officer Joon Leng Teoh (pic).
PETALING JAYA: The role of the chief financial officer (CFO) has evolved, with more companies looking to cut cost and CFOs having to do more compared to before, said Mabel Lau (pic), Standard Chartered’s country finance division CFO.
PETALING JAYA: Oil prices continued to climb to a near 3½-year high, crossing the US$75 per barrel mark on expectations of lower supply.
PETALING JAYA: Khazanah Nasional Bhd has emerged as one of the cornerstone investors in soon-to-be listed online healthcare platform Ping An Good Doctor, a unit of China’s biggest insurer by market value, reports say.
PETALING JAYA: HSS Engineers Bhd is confident of growing its order book from the present record level of RM963mil.
PETALING JAYA: IHH Healthcare Bhd disclosed more information in its proposal to take over Fortis Healtcare Ltd of India. However, it will be among one of the many bidders that have submitted improved bids for the healthcare provider.
PETALING JAYA: IHH Healthcare Bhd said it had on Wednesday issued a strictly non-binding letter to the board of Fortis Healthcare Ltd saying that it is ready to infuse up to INR4,000 crores (or RM2.36bil) into the latter company through a preferential allotment of equity shares.
This is despite Fortis’ binding agreement with Manipal-TPG
But concerns over Indian hospital operator’s legacy issues persist