Recent and archived articles by Jack Wong
KUCHING: KKB Engineering Bhd said its oil and gas (O&G) subsidiary OceanMight Sdn Bhd is bidding for six offshore structures’ fabrication projects in Sarawak worth a combined RM370mil.
KUCHING: Sarawak Consolidated Industries Bhd (SCIB), which supplied industrialised building system (IBS) products for the reconstruction and extension projects of nine dilapidated schools last year, is eyeing more of such projects.
KUCHING: Domestic pepper prices, which have lost over 60% from their historical peaks recorded in 2016, are expected to face more downside risks due to a sharp increase in global production.
KUCHING: Press Metal Aluminium Holdings Bhd, which was one of the best-performing large-cap stocks on Bursa Malaysia last year, will raise the overall output of value-added aluminium products to 50% of the company’s total production by the end of 2018.
KUCHING: Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB), which is increasing the export of electricity to west Kalimantan, Indonesia, is expected to next sell power to Brunei and Sabah under the trans-Borneo power grid project.
KUCHING: A RM8.4bil methanol plant project is to be implemented in Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (Score) in Bintulu.
KUCHING: Malaysian plywood prices are on the uptrend in the Japanese market after posting double-digit gains last year.
KUCHING: Pertama Ferroalloys Sdn Bhd will raise its output of manganese alloy products to 22,000 tonnes per month when its smelting plant in Samalaju Industrial Park, Bintulu, is ramped up to achieve full production in June.
KUCHING: Sawmillers in Sarawak are seeking to raise prices of plywood products for shipment to Japan amid tight supplies and rising log prices.
KUCHING: Buoyed by strong demand, domestic prices of bird’s nests have soared by over 30% in recent months breaking its six-year historical high.