Sun, 21 Apr 2019, 4:53 PM
ADVERTISE with The Malaysian Pulse!

Topic: Felda

KiniTV:
Share
Putrajaya's defence spending, as with all government expenses, is taking a back seat to efforts to save ailing bumiputera institutions Lembaga Tabung Haji and Felda, says Defence Minister Mohamad Sa...
Malaysiakini:
Share
KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The Bandar Malaysia urban development project will be driven by the private sector and not through government funds, said Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali today.
The Straits Times:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR • Malaysia is putting its defence spending on the back burner as the government is channelling more than RM20 billion (S$6.56 billion) to bail out two key Malay institutions, Defence Mi...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Najib Razak said today that Pakatan Harapan created problems for themselves and worsened Felda’s woes last year.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Economic Affairs Minister Mohamad Azmin Ali has said the revived Bandar Malaysia project will not receive allocations from the government and will be driven by the private sector.
KiniTV:
Share
The Pakatan Harapan government has made huge savings for the country by resolving four issues being the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, Felda, Lembaga Tabung Haji and Bandar Malaysia, said Prime...
The Straits Times:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia is putting its defence spending on the back-burner as the government is channelling more than RM20 billion (S$6.56 billion) to bail out two key Malay institutions, Defence Mini...
The Star:
Share
A month before the one-year anniversary of Pakatan Harapan’s ruling the government, Malaysia has earned the accolades of being a “boring” and under-performing stock market. The ringgit, which is the thermometer to gauge the economy, has weakened after the initial euphoria of appreciating as high as RM4 against the US dollar.
Malaysiakini:
Share
KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
The Star:
Share
KUANTAN: The state government has agreed to impose an additional condition on business licences and permits to curb contempt against the royal institution.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry will undertake a RM1bil cash crop project in collaboration with the Economic Affairs Ministry to help restore Felda’s financial health within five years.
Star TV:
Share
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Friday questioned why Moody’s Investors Service had not given a negative rating when the country was saddled with debt but now views the Government's RM6.2bil aid to Felda...
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry (MOA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Affairs will undertake a RM1 billion cash crop project to help restore Felda’s ...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The agriculture and agro-based industry ministry is undertaking a RM1 billion cash crop project to help restore Felda’s financial health within five years.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry (MoA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Affairs will undertake a RM1 billion cash crop project to help resto...
The Star:
Share
KUANTAN: The Pahang government has agreed to impose an additional condition on business licences and permits to curb contempt against the royal institution.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Malaysia’s currency headed for a fourth straight weekly loss amid persistent stock outflows and concerns the nation’s debt may be excluded from the FTSE World Government B...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Former Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) chairperson Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad (pictured) has denied that he took "steps" that caused FGV Holdings Bhd (FGV) to buy...
Malaysiakini:
Share
Moody's Investors Service Ltd views the government financial aid totalling RM6.2 billion to Felda as credit negative.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Former Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) chairperson Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad has denied that he took "steps" that caused FGV Holdings Bhd (FGV) to buy two luxury...
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: PT Eagle High Plantations Tbk, a unit of Indonesia-based Rajawali Group, has denied taking any legal action against the Federal Land Development Authority’s (Felda) plan to walk back on a US$500mil purchase of a stake in the company, according to a report by Reuters.
Malaysiakini:
Share
KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The previous administration of Malaysia was never blamed for issues that cropped up when I led the country, says former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Indonesia's Rajawali Group on Tuesday denied that its PT Eagle High Plantations Tbk unit was pursuing legal action over Felda's plan to walk back the US$505.4 million (RM2.07 billion) purchase of a s...
The Star:
Share
JAKARTA: Indonesia's Rajawali Group on Tuesday denied that its PT Eagle High Plantation Tbk BWPT.JK unit was pursuing legal action over Malaysian palm oil plantation agency Felda's plan to walk back on a US$500mil purchase of a stake in the unit.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Najib Razak today sought to differentiate how Barisan Nasional (BN) governed the country previously compared to Pakatan Harapan (PH) now.
The Edge Markets:
Share
JAKARTA (April 16): Indonesia's Rajawali Group on Tuesday denied that its PT Eagle High Plantation Tbk unit was pursuing legal action over Malaysian palm oil plantation agency Felda's plan to walk bac...
Malaysiakini:
Share
KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Institutional reforms, which bring positive outcomes that benefit the people, are important to build the right foundations for Malaysia in order for the country to retake its ...
theSun:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The government needs to do some clean-up and then build the right foundation for Malaysia to rise up and retake its place among the leading economies globally, Finance Minister Lim Guan...
theSun:
Share
PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) will hold an engagement session with settlers in the near future to hear their views on the agency’s new direction following the recent tabl...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: After FGV Holdings Bhd announced a transformation plan to turn around its operations last Sept 3, its share price deteriorated from RM1.49 to an all-time low of 63.5 sen on Dec 14, befor...
theSun:
Share
KUANTAN: The fate of 323 settlers at three land schemes involved in bauxite mining activities three years ago, became the main topic of discussion during the public hearing on mining and bauxite stand...
Malaysiakini:
Share
The fate of 323 settlers at three land schemes involved in bauxite mining activities three years ago, became the main topic of discussion during the public hearing on mining and bauxite standard opera...
theSun:
Share
KUANTAN: The fate of 323 settlers at three land schemes involved in bauxite mining activities three years ago, became the main topic of discussion during the public hearing on mining and bauxite stand...
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: From the word go, it was quite clear that Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan was the man to beat in the Rantau by-election.
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Datuk Osman Sapian has made it clear that he was not forced out as Johor mentri besar.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Khairy Jamaluddin pointed out that Pakatan Harapan emptied its entire arsenal with regard to the Rantau by-election but failed to win the state seat.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Rajawali Group says it is prepared to fulfil the put option in relation to the Eagle High deal if Felda exercised it "properly".
Malaysiakini:
Share
Over the past week, the spotlight landed on former premier Najib Abdul Razak again.
Malaysiakini:
Share
YOURSAY | 'Et tu, Hishammuddin Hussein?' 'Concerned' Hisham singles out cousin's 'Eagle High' deal Oscar Kilo: Former minister Hishammuddin Hussein only now expresses concern over Felda paying US$505....
The Star:
Share
THE exposé of the mismanagement that has taken place at the various institutions has been staggering. The revelations of the shenanigans that took place in Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH), Felda and Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera (LTAT) showed the extent of how past dealings were made with disregard to proper governance and transparency.
The Star:
Share
FELDA’S 33.4%-owned listed subsidiary, FGV Holdings Bhd, sees an urgent need to discuss the terms of the land lease agreement (LLA) with Felda.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
A number of political developments and events have unfolded over the past few weeks, casting a pall over Malaysia Baru.
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): FGV Holdings Bhd agrees there is urgent need to discuss the terms of its land lease agreement (LLA) with the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), as the matter has been...
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The whole fiasco involving Tabung Haji (TH) is meant to hide the Pakatan Harapan government's mismanagement of the Muslim pilgrimage fund, says Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who claims that it is Pakatan that destroyed the fund.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, April 12 — The government’s plan to diversify the income streams of Felda settlers to alleviate the settlers’ financial situation is a positive move.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): FGV Holdings Bhd agrees there is urgent need to discuss the terms of its land lease agreement (LLA) with the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), as the matter has been...
The Edge Markets:
Share
FGV says there is urgent need to discuss land lease agreement  with Felda
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: FGV Holdings Bhd wants to discuss the terms of the land lease agreement (LLA) with Felda, especially the fised lease payment over 99 years, no matter the price of crude palm oil (CPO).
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Seasoned Felda activist Mazlan Aliman says the agency and the government must be transparent in how the RM6 billion it recently received will be utilised.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The police have been told to investigate Felda “without fear or favour” over its luxurious projects and over-the-top contracts.
The Star:
Share
THE Dewan Rakyat passed a motion to refer former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to the Rights and Privileges Com­m­ittee for breaking an embargo on the Felda White Paper.
Malaysiakini:
Share
YOURSAY | 'This assessment by the opposition cannot be trusted at all.' Harapan gets multiple 'F's in opposition leader's '365 days in power' test Well That's Fantastic: Opposition Leader Ismail Sabri...
The Edge Markets:
Share
SEREMBAN (April 11): DAP deputy chairman, Gobind Singh Deo today criticised the Opposition who often harped that the new Pakatan Harapan (PH) Government has failed to implement its manifesto which was...
Malaysiakini:
Share
RANTAU POLLS | DAP deputy chairperson Gobind Singh Deo today criticised the opposition who often harped that the new Pakatan Harapan government had failed to implement its pledges from its manifesto f...
Malay Mail:
Share
SEREMBAN, April 11 — DAP deputy chairman, Gobind Singh Deo today criticised the opposition who often harped that the new Pakatan Harapan (PH) government have failed to implement its manifestos which...
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The government is committed to exposing those people who were responsible for causing Felda to suffer losses, and to bringing them to justice.
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): The Dewan Rakyat today approved a motion to refer former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to the Rights and Privileges Committee for breaking the embargo on the FEL...
Star TV:
Share
Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been referred to Parliament's Rights and Privileges Committee over his alleged leaking of the Felda White Paper, after a motion against him was passed...
Malaysiakini:
Share
Former Umno vice-president Hishammuddin Hussein has expressed concern over the issues highlighted in the Felda White paper.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — The government is committed to exposing those people who were responsible for causing Felda to suffer losses, and to bringing them to justice.
Star TV:
Share
The trial of former Felda chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad, who was charged with one count of criminal breach of trust and nine counts of receiving gratification totalling over RM3mil, will take ...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Datuk Seri Najib Razak's disclosure of the embargoed Federal Land Development Authority's (Felda) white paper on his Facebook page ahead of its tabling at Parliament yesterday...
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been referred to Parliament's Rights and Privileges Committee over his alleged leaking of the Felda White Paper.
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong tabled a motion in the Dewan Rakyat today to have former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak referre...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11) Fiery Barisan Nasional Pasir Salak lawmaker Tajuddin Abdul Rahman (pictured) has surprisingly not defended Felda’s Eagle High deal in Parliament.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Various luxurious projects and inflated contracts (Projek Mewah dan Kontrak Melambung) were entered into by Felda under the previous government, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Home Minister Muhyiddin Yassin today accused Najib Razak of trying to confuse the public, especially the Malays and Felda settlers, about the problems faced by the government agency.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Following the revelations in the Felda White Papers on Wednesday (April 10), the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) says government-linked companies (GLCs) should be prevented from serving as vehicles for political financing.
Malaysiakini:
Share
MP SPEAKS | Under the previous government led by Dato’ Sri Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, various luxurious projects and exaggerated contracts were entered into by Felda.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Opposition lawmakers defended Datuk Seri Najib Razak over his violation of the embargo on the Felda White Paper yesterday, claiming the document was uploaded online without ...
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Former premier Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak is set to be suspended from Parliament for violating an embargo on the Felda white paper yesterday.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Former Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) chairperson Tan Sri Mohd Isa Samad today defends the purchase of PT Eagle High Plantations Tbk (EHP) two years ago as it is t...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): The Federal Land Development Authority’s (Felda) planned review of its 99-year land lease agreement (LLA) with FGV Holdings Bhd, is not expected to work out well for FGV, wh...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): The Federal Land Development Authority's (Felda) plan to review the land lease agreement (LLA) it has with FGV Holdings Bhd may not get approval from the latter's shareholders...
The Tapir Times:
Share
CHILE: With a massive Event Horizon Telescope, and a Huawei P30 Pro, a team of astronomers have revealed the first real image of the massive black hole Malaysia’s Federal Land Development Authority...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Land Development Authority’s (Felda) planned review of its 99-year land lease agreement (LLA) with FGV Holdings Bhd, is not expected to work out well for FGV, which is heav...
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Felda Investment Corp (FIC) failed to take urgent action when a large portion of Felda land in Jalan Semarak was sold without the company’s knowledge, the Felda White paper found.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: A motion will be put forth in the Dewan Rakyat today to suspend Najib Razak for three months after the former prime minister was believed to have violated an embargo on the Felda White P...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Parliament’s first item of the day is a motion to suspend former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak (BN-Pekan) for three months after he breached the official embargo o...
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: A motion will be moved in Parliament today (April 11) to suspend former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for three months.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The Federal Land Development Authority’s (Felda) financial position deteriorated after the listing of Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV), now renamed as FGV Holdings Bhd, in June 2012.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The downfall of Felda, which is currently saddled with huge debts and in a critical financial situation, is attributable to its former weak management team and its non-profitable investments.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), under its new business model, will introduce many schemes that will aid settlers by addressing their income, housing needs and human capital development.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Felda is now faced with the challenge of stabilising its current weak financial position, while pursuing the penerokas’ (settlers) socio-economic development agenda.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Many irregularities were highlighted in the forensic study on Felda’s London investments, particularly the purchase of the Park City Grand Plaza Kensington hotel and two other properties in Wembley.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Felda will formulate a new business model whereby the government manages the settlers’ land through a long-term rental arrangement. And cash crops would be planted, all aimed at generating higher incomes for the settlers.
The Star:
Share
PUTRAJAYA: Several very important persons (VIPs) may be called up to assist police investigations regar­ding Felda, says Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Most of Felda’s 317 land schemes are now facing the problem of a significant change in demography with 69% of the settlers aged 61 to 79 years.The white paper on Felda tabled in Parliament by Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali highlights this challenge, with most elderly settlers still dependent on Felda for a living.
Felda | Azmin Ali | 69% | Most | KUALA LUMPUR | Felda | Parliament | Bernama | 317 | 79 | 61 | 80 | 45 | 25 | 31 | 956 | 4 | 008 | 3.4 | 69 | 23 | 112 | 635
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Debate on the Felda White Paper saw rigorous participation from MPs on both sides, including a rare interjection from the Prime Minister himself.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Felda is to receive slightly more than RM6bil in stages from the government as it restructures its operations and strengthens governance in order to improve the fortunes of the agency and settlers.
The Star:
Share
THE scale of malfeasance was staggering. The White Paper on the goings-on in Felda and its subsidiaries read like a litany of wrongdoings that breached proper governance standards that most companies have to prescribe to.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) has made quite a number of bad investment decisions, according to the White Paper released by the Economic Affairs Ministry.
The Straits Times:
Share
Malaysia announced yesterday that it would provide RM6.23 billion (S$2.1 billion) in financial aid for state-owned national land development agency Felda, as part of measures to revive the debt-ridden...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: The White Paper on Felda was posted on the Parliament website on Tuesday – hours before it was tabled in the Dewan Rakyat on Wednesday.
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The Felda White Paper which was tabled in Parliament today also listed several improvement steps to improve its governance to boost accountability, integrity and professionalism in Felda...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Pakatan Harapan MPs pointed out that Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak broke the embargo placed on the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda)'s white paper, when he made a Face...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) will continue pursuing its efforts to exercise the put option to sell back the 37% equity stake in Eagle High Plantations Tbk (EHP) ...