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Hanim Adnan

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15 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Gas price hike hurting glove makers

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association (Margma) preisdent Denis Low Jau Foo has lambasted Gas Malaysia Bhd for the surprise announcement on gas price hike.

29 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Focus on directors’ fees

Corporates on Bursa Malaysia have seen a cut in director’s remuneration but the decision by shareholders of FGV Holdings Bhd to reject resolutions approving the payment of fees to the company’s directors is seen as unprecedented.

26 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

FGV shareholders reject directors’ fees

KUALA LUMPUR: In an unprecedented move, the major shareholders of FGV Holdings Bhd – the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), the Armed Forces Fund Board (LTAT) and Koperasi Permodalan Felda Malaysia Bhd (KPF) – gunned down resolutions pertaining to the fee payment of its board members at the company’s AGM held here yesterday.

12 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Planters’ earnings outlook still uninspiring

PETALING JAYA: The earnings outlook for most plantation companies will likely remain uninspiring in the second quarter of this year.

“Our ‘neutral’ view on the plantation sector is unchanged. However, the long funds should consider taking the opportunity to accumulate bombed out small-mid caps during this downcycle in anticipation of better CPO price in the medium term," said Maybank IB Research.
31 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

FGV turnaround plan yet to bear fruit

PETALING JAYA: The turnaround plan for FGV Holdings Bhd has yet to bear fruit with its share price likely to stay range-bound.

27 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Felcra to rebuild its cash position

PETALING JAYA: Felcra Bhd is currently reviewing several options, including a proposed bond issuance and an outright sale of non-performing assets, to rebuild its depleting cash position.





Nazrul: We have plantation estates, mills and commercial buildings, which we could monetise either in the form of leveraging or an outright sale.
6 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ta Ann transforming S'wak Plantations towards better growth and profits

PETALING JAYA: The ongoing transformation of Sarawak Plantation Bhd (SPB) undertaken by timber and plantation group Ta Ann Holdings Bhd is steadily heading towards better growth and sustainable profits.

29 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

China supply deal to boost demand for palm oil

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s current high palm oil stockpile is expected to ease to a manageable level, given the latest commitment by China to import an additional 400,000 tonnes of local palm oil per year in the next five years, say local planters.

26 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Malaysia set to sell more palm oil to China

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s palm oil exports to China will likely see an additional 20% increase, or about 400,000 tonnes per year, following the latest palm oil supply memorandum of understanding (MoU) witnessed by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and China’s Premier Li Keqiang in Beijing.

Mahathir and Xi during Mahathir's visit to Beijing yesterday.
13 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Felda gets lifeline

THE turnaround plan for ailing government agency, the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), has shifted into high gear.

Megat Zaharuddin: The new business model will help to ensure the sustainability of the new Felda.