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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters): China offered to nearly halve the cost of a US$20bil (RM81bil) rail project to save the centrepiece of its infrastructure push in South-East Asia, two sources said on Thursday (Jan 31), but contradictory remarks by Malaysian ministers leave the outcome uncertain.
KUALA LUMPUR: Alibaba Group will set up a traffic control system harnessing artificial intelligence for Kuala Lumpur, its first such service outside China, as the e-commerce giant pushes to grow its cloud computing business.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian independent power producer Edra Power Holdings has hired three domestic banks to raise RM5.28bil through a sukuk programme, two sources familiar with the deal said on Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR/SINGAPORE: Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd’s (ANZ) plans to sell its stake in AMMB Holdings (AmBank) Bhd have fallen through after a proposed acquisition of the Malaysian lender by a domestic rival was scrapped, sources familiar with the matter said.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - VX, the chemical used in the airport murder of Kim Jong Nam, is one of the deadliest chemical weapons created by man. Just 10 milligrams of the nerve agent or a single drop is enough to kill in minutes, experts say.
KUALA LUMPUR/JAKARTA (Reuters) - The woman with the acronym 'LOL' on her shirt who was arrested this week in connection with the murder of North Korea's Kim Jong Nam stayed in cheap hotels, carried a wad of cash and cut her hair a day before the brazen attack at Kuala Lumpur airport.
PETALING JAYA: Printing services company BHS Industries Bhd is planning a bonus issue and share split to loosen the liquidity of its stock, according to a source.
KUALA LUMPUR: Work on seven new highways will start next year, offering jobs worth RM20bil for the construction sector. This will also fill up the order books of construction companies that have been waning following the tail-end of the RM23bil Klang Valley mass rapid transit (MRT) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Fitters Diversified Bhd is seeking to raise between S$20mil and S$25mil (RM51mil and RM63.8mil) from the initial public offering (IPO) of its renewable energy unit, Future NRG Sdn Bhd, in Singapore.