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Business 01 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

RM11.8bil 9-month balance of payments surplus

MALAYSIA recorded a balance of payments surplus of RM11.8bil in the first nine months of 2002, against a deficit of RM600mil in the corresponding period a year ago, the Statistics Department said yesterday.

Business 04 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Foreign business news briefs

Foreign business news briefs including from New York that IBM Corp has closed a deal to sell its hard-disk drive assets to Hitachi Ltd for US$2.05bil, as part of an effort to cut non-performing assets.

Business 06 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

CPO in for a bumper first quarter

Forecasting Price Trends: A weekly column by G.M. Teoh on Crude Palm Oil, Soyoil, Cocoa and Cash-Tin.

Business 06 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

High level of security to protect prized fishes at Xian Leng farms

FIRST timers to Xian Leng Holdings Bhd#039;s ornamental fish farm in Batu Pahat may be awed by its high level of security with a watch tower, closed circuit TVs and double perimeter fences.

Business 09 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Need for proper planning

SUN TZU's Management Leadership, a weekly column by Dr. Ong Hean-Tatt. This week he says uncertainty can cause fear. The lack of boldness is strategically dangerous in corporation leaders.

Business 09 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

November IPI up 6.4% to 191.5

THE Industrial Production Index (IPI) grew by 6.4% to 191.5 in November compared with a year ago, but fell 3.6% month-on-month from October.

Business 11 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Isyoda banks on hydraulic and construction works

THE pie in the construction sector may be shrinking but there is still enough work to go around for the big as well as the small players. And with the recent announcement that more pump-priming measures are on the way, construction companies must be rubbing their hands with glee at the possibility of more opportunities.

Business 11 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

UP rewards even during tough times

UNITED Plantations Bhd (UP), one of Malaysia's oldest plantation companies, has impressed shareholders with its generous and consistent dividend payouts over the past 13 years.

Business 12 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Laura Ashley sales down in Europe

SLUGGISH sales by its European outlets pulled down the overall performance of Laura Ashley, the Malayan United Industries Bhd-owned high street fashion company, which has joined the ranks of disappointed Christmas retailers.