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Syed Mokhtar cements media focus

Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Albukhary’s recent moves to cement his position in the local media scene can be said to an incongruous one. For one, he belongs to that small group of Malaysian tycoons who remain steadfastly media-shy.

One Man's Meat

Shakespeare in Malaysian politics

ON A morning when I was pumped up with Malaysian politics, I watch­ed the rehearsal of OYIF (On Your Imaginary Forces), named after a line from William Shakes­peare’s play Henry V.


MGO for Media Prima seen unlikely

PETALING JAYA: CGS-CIMB Research says it is unlikely a mandatory general offer (MGO) will take place for Media Prima Bhd following news reports that tycoon Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary is upping his stake in the media group.


Negri’s experience of federalism

With the recent local elections approved, perhaps the state can lead the way in restoring centuries-old traditions of rule of law after periods of turbulence and erosion.


Billionaire Syed Mokhtar new media mogul

PETALING JAYA: Media-shy Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary is the new media mogul in town, after he is believed to have acquired a major stake in the country’s largest media group, Media Prima Bhd, for about RM74mil.


Quick take: Media Prima declines after Umno sells stake

KUALA LUMPUR: Media Prima Bhd fell 1% at midday after one of the group’s biggest shareholders, Umno sold its 11.09% stake to Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary.


Tensions to rise between PM, Umno

HE had dropped off the radar screen the last six months but Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has returned with a bang.


Ambidextrous management

IT has been a month since my last article. I found it awkward to type with my left fingers as my right arm is in a sling after surgery to reattach a torn tendon on my right shoulder. The culprit was a bone spur with a sharp edge probably formed from years of a bad golf swing which I now blame for my poor golf scores.


Short Position

KUB fortifies books


Tycoon in legal tussle over timber licences

A showdown between politics and business is set to unravel in the “Land Below the Wind”.