Recent and archived articles by Kuching

8 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

Toko Electronic setting up new plant in Tebedu

TOKO Electronic (S) Sdn Bhd will invest about RM50mil in a new plant to produce lower-end electronic products in the proposed 30ha Tebedu Industrial Park on the Sarawak-west Kalimantan border.

1 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

Ngiu Kee invests in hypermarket

NGIU Kee Corp (M) Bhd will invest about RM7mil in a hypermarket in Samajaya Shopping Mall, Kuching, which is expected to be operational in 12 months.

27 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

CEO: 1st Silicon ready for next upturn in semiconductor sector

WAFER manufacturer 1st Silicon (M) Sdn Bhd is well positioned technologically and in terms of production capacity to ride on the next upturn in the semiconductor industry, said chief executive officer Dr John Nelson.

26 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

Naim: RM2bil bids pending

NAIM Cendera Holdings Bhd is awaiting the outcome of bids for over RM2bil worth of projects, said chairman Datuk Abdul Hamed Sepawi.

17 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

MLNG expansion boost for Bintulu Port

BINTULU Port Holdings Bhd (BPHB), whose main source of revenue is from the handling of liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports, could expect a major boost to its bottom line when Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd (MLNG) expands the capacity of its LNG2 plant by another 4 million tonnes a year.

10 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

1st Silicon is first Malaysian foundry to make 0.13 micron wafers

1st Silicon (M) Sdn Bhd has reached a major milestone in technological development with the commercial production of 0.13 micron wafers.

10 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

Pipe ops push KKB profit up

STRONG growth in steel pipe manufacturing business has contributed significantly to the bottom-line of Sarawak-based KKB Engineering Bhd, chairman and managing director Kho Kak Beng said.

7 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

SsangYong distributor to sell 3,000 vehicles

COMPETITIVE Supreme Sdn Bhd targets to sell 3,000 SsangYong vehicles this year, which is 50% more than the 2,000 units it sold last year.

6 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

Global Upline gets airport upgrade job

GLOBAL Upline Sdn Bhd, the turnkey contractor for three major airport projects in Sarawak worth some RM1.1bil, has received the letter of intent from the Federal Government to undertake the proposed upgrading of Labuan Airport.

4 May 2005 | 12:00 AM

Sarawak SEDC gains RM10.8m from tourism

SARAWAK State Economic Development Corp#039;s (SEDC) investments in the tourism and leisure sector contributed a pre-tax profit of RM10.79mil last year, a jump of more than 40% from RM7.39mil in 2003.