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Zunaira Saieed

zunaira@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Zunaira Saieed

30 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

TSH’s core profit at RM33.7mil

PETALING JAYA: Sabah-based plantation company, TSH Resources Bhd recorded a core profit before tax (PBT) of RM33.7mil for the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 with a revenue of RM225.8mil on back of an 18% increase in fresh fruit bunch (FFB) production.

 for the nine-month period ended Sept 30, 2018 (9M18), the plantation company posted a core PBT of RM81.9mil.
27 Nov 2018 | 3:10 PM

Palm oil association condemn 'Rang-tan' video clip

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Palm Oil Association (MPOA) strongly condemned the “Rang-tan” videoclip by Iceland-Greenpeace which told the story of an orang utan that was forced from the forest to make way for palm oil production.

The Malaysian Palm Oil Association (MPOA) strongly condemned the “Rang-tan” videoclip by Iceland-Greenpeace which told the story of an orang utan that was forced from the forest to make way for palm oil production.
21 Nov 2018 | 10:52 PM

Pakistan PM pledges better future for his countrymen working overseas


PUTRAJAYA: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has pledged to Pakistanis working in Malaysia that they would not need to relocate overseas for employment in the future.

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (left) and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan in Putrajaya, Nov 21, 2018
17 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Rakuten aims to get more young investors

MALAYSIA’S first fully digital equities broker, Rakuten Trade, wants to aggressively boost its existing portfolio of young investors next year which represents more than three quarters of its total client base.

9 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Nextgreen and two Japanese firms to invest in palm oil venture

KUALA LUMPUR: Printing and publishing company Nextgreen Global Bhd is co-investing around RM700mil with two listed Japanese firms to utilise palm oil industry waste and biomass for the development of the second phase of the Green Technology Park in Pekan, Pahang.

1 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Making Malaysia an innovation hub

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has unveiled fresh plans for Malaysia to become one of the main destinations for the high-tech industry by 2025.

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31 Oct 2018 | 11:04 AM

PM unveils four-pronged strategy to boost manufacturing

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has unveiled a four-pronged strategy to boost Malaysia’s manufacturing sector via higher productivity, contribution, innovation and more high-skilled workers.

The Prime Minister said on Wednesday the National Policy on Industry 4.0 known as Industry4WRD was Malaysia’s response to the call for digital transformation of the manufacturing sector and its related services.
31 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Call for consolidated social well-being blueprint

KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) hopes the new government will introduce a consolidated social well-being blueprint in Budget 2019 that will ensure its members are financially independent post-retirement.

29 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Spotlight on size of fiscal deficit

KUALA LUMPUR: Ahead of Budget 2019, the focus is increasingly shifting to the size of the fiscal deficit and how rating agencies will react.

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25 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

FGV chairman is interim CEO

PETALING JAYA: FGV Holdings Bhd’s chairman, Datuk Wira Azhar Abdul Hamid, has been appointed as its interim chief executive officer (CEO) effective Oct 24 until a new CEO takes charge.

Wearing two hats: Azhar’s position as chairman remains unchanged, according to a Bursa filing. — Bernama

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