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Business 17 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM Premium

Supermax goes full steam ahead

SUPERMAX Corp Bhd, one of the top five glove manufacturers in the country, is going full steam ahead in the firm belief that it is in a fairly recession-proof business.

Business 01 Apr 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Watta readies to tackle competition, rising raw material costs

CAR battery manufacturer Watta Holding Bhd is mapping new strategies to counter heightened competition as well as rising raw materials costs, executive director Ariffin Abdul Aziz said.

Business 19 Apr 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium


Highlights on: DRB-Hicom, Road Builder, LBS, Public Bank, Maxis

Business 29 May 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Rubberex in expansion mode to meet demand for gloves

RUBBEREX Corp (M) Bhd is embarking on an expansion plan in anticipation of growth in the rubber gloves market, said chairman Datuk Mohamed Hamzah.

Business 19 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Stocks up after Ford’s forecasts

Stocks ended higher on Friday after Ford Motor Co raised its earnings forecasts but gains on the Nasdaq were checked after wireless technology provider Qualcomm Inc said an accounting review may reduce pretax income.

Business 02 Apr 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Goodyear to buy more raw materials from China

Goodyear Tire Rubber Co, the largest US tyre maker, will lift buying in low-cost China to a tenth of global sourcing by 2010 from just 1% now, its chief executive said yesterday.

Business 28 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium


Elaine Boey writes on Foremost, IOI Corp and Rubberex.

Business 05 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Asia File starts making raw materials for high-end products

ASIA File Corp Bhd has started production of a new range of raw materials for high-end filing products.

Business 07 Mar 2006 | 12:00 AM Premium

Semiconductor sector to stay positive in second half

The outlook for the semiconductor sector is expected to remain positive for the second half of this year.

Business 05 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM Premium

Tek Seng viewed as unpolished gem

Low-profile Tek Seng Holdings Bhd has not been on investors' radar screens although a local analyst described it as an 'unpolished gem.'