Intan Farhana Zainul

Recent and archived articles by Intan Farhana Zainul

21 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Risk averseness in investing

Timing on when to go in and out of market crucial

Fear factor: It is almost impossible to time the market and future returns cannot be predicted by looking at past performances. — AFP
19 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tri-Mode eyes growing e-commerce sector

KUALA LUMPUR: Freight and logistics firm Tri-Mode System (M) Bhd, which is en route to an Ace Market listing on May 11, is eyeing the growing e-commerce sector in the country.

All-systems go: TA Securities Holdings Bhd executive director for operations Tah Heong Beng (left) and Hew at the launch of Tri-Mode System (M) Bhd’s prospectus
16 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

All eyes on aluminium stocks as US imposes trade sanction

PETALING JAYA: Investors in aluminium stocks must have had a heart of steel. Within the first four months of the year, aluminium prices have been topsy-turvy, amid policy changes in the United States on the commodity.

Taking a hit: A worker marks stacks of aluminium ingots at a smelter operated by Rusal in Sayanogorsk, Russia. The sanction by the United States on Rusal has roiled the market and all eyes are now on the other aluminium producers. — Bloomberg"
10 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Trade war jitters subside

PETALING JAYA: Bargain hunters, led by foreign investors, snapped up battered-down stocks on Bursa Malaysia as fears of a trade war between the United States and China subsided.

7 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

YTL Corp pulls off surprise

YTL Corp Bhd has again caught the market by surprise with its recent win of a portion of the job in the multi-billion ringgit Kuala Lumpur–Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project.

6 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dialog unveils third phase of PDT project

PETALING JAYA: Dialog Group Bhd has launched the third phase of its Pengerang Deepwater Terminal (PDT) in Johor, involving about RM2.5bil worth of investment.

31 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

What will Lim do next?

All eyes on Kang Hoo’s next move after two failed attempts to restructure IWC

Next move: An analyst who follows Kang Hoo’s movements closely suggests that he could now seek to take IWC private and merge it with the privately held IWH.
30 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Back to the drawing board for Ekovest

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Lim Kang Hoo’s plan to reorganise his companies that are into property development to toll roads and highways failed to garner the support of Ekovest Bhd shareholders.

The Exovest Berhad's extraordinary general meeting at the Grand Seasons Hotel. yesterday. - INTAN SYUHADA/THE STAR
29 Mar 2018 | 11:42 AM

Ekovest fails to get shareholders nod for IWC takeover

KUALA LUMPUR: Ekovest Bhd failed to get its shareholders' full support for the takeover of Iskandar Waterfront City Bhd (IWC) at its EGM on Thursday.

Ekovest Bhd failed to get its shareholders' full support for the takeover of Iskandar Waterfront City Bhd
28 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Six firms to generate 180 MW solar power in four states for TNB

PETALING JAYA: Utility giant Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) with six companies to construct and operate solar plants in peninsular Malaysia.

TNB said the large-scale solar project would involve different stages from design to maintenance of the solar plants.  Under the PPA, the six companies will sell the electricity to TNB for a period of 21 years.