Royce Tan

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23 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Closer MAS-Japan Airlines collaboration on the cards

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is expected to make an announcement next week about its proposed joint business with Japan Airlines Co Ltd.

22 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Malaysian tech stocks down after US blacklists Huawei

PETALING JAYA: Technology counters on Bursa Malaysia are feeling the heat following the escalation of trade tensions between the United States and China with restrictions imposed by the Trump-led administration against China’s telecommunication giant Huawei.

20 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Engaging in all that takes flight

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has just turned three and many are still unclear about what it does and often; there is a misconception that Mavcom’s role overlaps with the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) and even that of the Transport Ministry.

17 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

SP Setia to ramp up home launches

SHAH ALAM: SP Setia Bhd will be ramping up its launches and sales of properties to achieve its sales target of RM5.65bil, following a slow first quarter (Q1) performance this year.

(Left to right): SP Setia deputy president & COO Datuk Wong Tuck Wai, president & CEO Datuk Khor Chap Jen, chairman Tan Sri Datuk Seri Syed Anwar Jamalullail and executive vice president & CFO Datuk Choy Kah Yew having a photo after press conference of the 44th AGM at Setia City Convention Centre in Shah Alam.
16 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Star Media to strengthen print, digital revenues

PETALING JAYA: Star Media Group Bhd is adopting and transforming quickly into the digital platform to cater to the ever-demanding requirements of the digital world.

14 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Greatech seeks to raise RM73mil from IPO

KUALA LUMPUR: Greatech Technology Bhd is aiming to raise RM73.05mil from its initial public offering (IPO), alongside plans to expand its operations to the United States and China.

10 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

TT Vision bullish on semiconductor sector

KUALA LUMPUR: TT Vision Holdings Bhd is aggressively increasing its efforts to penetrate more markets as it aims to ride on the growth of the semiconductor sector in the next three to five years.

Low Boon Tat TT Vision Holdings Bhd executive chairman Goon Koon Yin (second from left), CEO Wong Yih Hsow (left) and executive director Jennie Tan observing the company's share price movements following its debut on the LEAP Market.
9 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Better days ahead for Hartalega on higher demand

PETALING JAYA: Glove maker Hartalega Holdings Bhd will see better quarters ahead with the recovery in demand and average selling prices (ASPs) as well as the weakening of the ringgit against the US dollar, a research house said.

Kenanga Research said the oversupply concerns affecting the rubber glove sector appeared to be overplayed and that this would only be a temporary rough patch.
7 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Wipro acquires Philippines-based Splash Corp

KUALA LUMPUR: India-based personal care giant Wipro Consumer Care has acquired Splash Corp, one of the top personal care companies in the Philippines, a move which will see new products in the Malaysian and Filipino markets.

This is Wipro’ 11th acquisition and the one which completes its footprint across South-East Asia. Wipro made its mark in the region after acquiring Malaysian company Unza to become Wipro Unza (M) Sdn Bhd in 2007.
6 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Banking on renewable energy

ALTHOUGH it was one of the earlier companies to have completed and launched a small hydro plant under the Sustainable Energy Development Authority (Seda) scheme, Pancore Power Sdn Bhd is showing no signs of slowing down.

Great potential: Ahmad Sufian (centre), flanked by CEO Manjeet Kaur and 	vice-president of business development and technical support Zuhaimi Abdul Hamid, says there is big potential in the RE industry.