Recent and archived articles by Izwan Idris
KUALA LUMPUR: YTL Corp is making a mandatory offer (MO) for the remaining shares in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd following its acquisition of a 51% stake in the cement maker from its parent company.
KUALA LUMPUR: YTL Corp Bhd said subsidiary YTL Cement Bhd has agreed to acquire LafargeHolcim's entire 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd for US$396mil, as well as the Switzerland-based company's cement business in Singapore.
Institutional investors, hungry for a large initial public offering (IPO) after a drought in 2018, are flocking to Leong Hup International Bhd, as the company launched one of the most exciting new listings on Bursa Malaysia in recent years.
PETALING JAYA: Leong Hup International Bhd, which derives 70% of its revenue from overseas, will build its first feedmill and new chicken farms in the Philippines starting from the third quarter of this year as the company accelerates expansion in its newest market.
KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Francis Lau Tuang Nguang, dubbed the “chicken king” of Malaysia, is making his return to the local bourse with the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in almost two years that will test investors’ appetite for chicken producers.
KUALA LUMPUR: The airport operator said three international carriers which operate the Boeing 737 MAX to the KL International Airport (KLIA) had switched to other aircraft types after the Ethiopian Air incident on March 10.
KUALA LUMPUR: Aabar Investments PJS has put up another substantial block of shares in RHB Bank Bhd for sale, as the Abu Dhabi investor continues to pare down its stake in the country's fifth-largest banking group by market value.
Rising ringgit attracts investors to equity and bond markets
KUALA LUMPUR: Prestariang Bhd says it is entitled to compensation following the government’s decision to terminate a RM3.5bil project with the Immigration Department.
PETALING JAYA: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) will raise capital expenditure (capex) spending in the last quarter of the year to lift production and increase capacity.