FERTILISER FIRM SEES SOLID GROWTH
A LOT have changed in the 40 years since the day Agromate Holdings Sdn Bhd (AHSB) chairman and founder Raymond Tang started the integrated fertiliser manufacturer and distributor business.
IMF: Surging trade uncertainties about 10 times previous peaks
HONG KONG: Concerns about global trade have reached nearly 10 times the peaks seen in previous decades and could shave about 0.75 percentage point off world economic growth this year, according to data compiled by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
4,326 new students enrol at UMS
Taufiq speaking with Akele Atomo Marie Jeanne (second left) and Eyang Athomo Arielle Flofell Macksett from Africa yesterday.
China Merchants eyes French firm’s port assets
HONG KONG: China Merchants Group is in talks to invest in port assets owned by French shipping company CMA CGM as the state-owned firm seeks to diversify geographically and boost capacity, people familiar with the matter said.
Tune Protect’s earnings slip to RM10.7m in Q2
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 — Tune Protect Group Bhd posted a lower net profit or RM10.71 million in its second quarter ended June 30, 2019, compared to the RM12.81 million recorded a year earlier.
Zakir Naik denies accusations
PETALING JAYA: Controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik says that the ‘vilification campaign’ against him is in full swing and is being done with a political motive.
StanChart eyes US$100bil private bank assets
HONG KONG: Standard Chartered is targeting growing its private banking assets by 50% to about US$100bil in three to five years and will hire dozens of bankers in Hong Kong and Singapore towards that goal, a senior executive of the lender said.
Japan university confers honorary doctorate to PM
Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad was conferred an honorary doctorate by the International University of Japan (IUJ) today in recognition of his outstanding contributions to Malaysia and Japan relati...
Why not desalination?
I WOULD like to express my shock at the Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister’s statement that “we are not equipped to address the water shortage”.
IR 4.0 can create opportunities for urbanisation
KUALA LUMPUR: With proper management, the 4th Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0) will create enourmous opportunities for urbanisation, according to Deputy Federal Territories Minister Datuk Shahruddin Md ...