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Nadya Ngui

nadya@thestar.com.my

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9 Sep 2016 | 7:00 AM

Toyo Ink plans to venture into power plant business in Vietnam

KUALA LUMPUR: Printing ink and materials manufacturer Toyo Ink Group Bhd expects its venture into the power plant business in Vietnam to generate up to US$900mil in revenue per year.

Managing director Song Kok Cheong (pic) said the group was in the final stages of the eight-year discussion with the Vietnamese authorities and is hoping to complete it as soon as possible
8 Sep 2016 | 7:00 AM

Kenanga bullish on plastics

PETALING JAYA: The plastics and packaging industry has continued to do well with recent second quarter results coming in within Kenanga Research and consensus expectations.

Bright outlook: SLP Resources workers at a production line. Kenanga Research has upgraded the company to ‘outperform'.
7 Sep 2016 | 7:00 AM

Sunway to jointly develop 'executive condominiums' in S’pore

PETALING JAYA: Sunway Bhd will work with its joint venture partners to develop leasehold land measuring 21,014 sq m in Singapore into “executive condominiums”.

Revenue generator: A file picure shows the group’s crown jewel Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel in Petaling Jaya. Sunway says the proposed project in Singapore will contribute positively to the earnings of the group from the financial year ending Dec 31, 2018.
6 Sep 2016 | 7:00 AM

Eversendai admits mistake and moves on to focus on jobs worth RM1.5bil

KUALA LUMPUR: Having suffered losses from oil and gas (O&G) investments, Eversendai Corp Bhd is seeking to put the past behind it by focusing on new projects worth RM1.53bil secured in the last eight months.

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3 Sep 2016 | 7:00 AM

Maybank partners CGC in RM1.5bil financing deal

KUALA LUMPUR: Maybank has partnered with Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Bhd (CGC) to avail up to RM1.5bil of financing to the small and medium enterprises (SME).

Let’s shake hands: (from left): Maybank SME banking head Mohd Zaini Aris, Hamirullah, Zamree and CGC chief business officer Leong Weng Choong at the ceremony.
2 Sep 2016 | 3:49 PM

Maybank, CGC to provide RM1.5b loans to SMEs

KUALA LUMPUR: Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) has partnered with Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Bhd (CGC) to provide up to RM1.5bil of financing to the small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

Maybank head of community financial services Malaysia Datuk Hamirullah Boorhan.
2 Sep 2016 | 7:00 AM

SapKen bags RM264mil jobs

PETALING JAYA: Oil and gas services company SapuraKencana Petroleum Bhd (SapKen) has bagged five oil and gas-related contracts totalling US$65.30mil or RM264mil.

The company said in a stock-exchange filing that the first job was to provide transportation and installation of offshore facilities for the BOC-BOD pipeline replacement tie-in project by Repsol Oil and Gas Malaysia Ltd (formerly known as Talisman Malaysia Ltd).
30 Aug 2016 | 7:00 AM

Malaysians are borrowing too much, not saving enough

KUALA LUMPUR: There is a concern that Malaysians are borrowing too much and not saving enough, according to a report by Khazanah Research Institute.

Khazanah Research Institute Managing Director Datuk Charon Mokhzani speak to the media during the presentation of the State of Household II in Kuala Lumpur, on Monday.. - MUHAMAD SHAHRIL ROSLI/The star
29 Aug 2016 | 2:14 PM

Households are better off, Malaysians living longer, says Khazanah Research Institute

KUALA LUMPUR: Households were better off in 2014 compared with 2012 due to higher median income of RM4,585 and average income of RM6,141, according to Khazanah Research Institute.

Khazanah Research Institute is a not-for-profit organisation sponsored by Khazanah Nasional Bhd.
26 Aug 2016 | 7:00 AM

E&O explains RM135mil gap to shareholders

KUALA LUMPUR: Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O) explained to shareholders that a RM135mil gap between the targeted and actual cumulative profits for the three financial years (FY) ended March 31, 2014 to 2016, was due to the change in market conditions.