Topic: March 21
Britain ‘turbo-charges’ no deal Brexit plans
LONDON, July 30 — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government holds the first of a series of daily meetings today designed to ramp up preparations to leave the European Union without a Brexi...
Picorp wins RM12.16mil contract
PETALING JAYA: Progressive Impact Corp Bhd (Picorp) has bagged a field measurement services contract for total petroleum hydrocarbon contamination in soil in Indonesia worth RM12.16mil.
Three dams in Johor fall below critical mark
PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Three dams in Johor, which supply raw water to treatment plants that serve about one million people in the state, are below the critical mark.
China stocks rally to a near 13-month closing high
SHANGHAI: Chinese shares rallied on Friday afternoon in thin volumes from earlier profit-taking to end the day at a near 13-month closing high, with signs of an economic recovery in China contributing to a recent surge.
Selling pressure eases
PETALING JAYA: Selling pressure on the ringgit would intensify should Malaysian government bonds be removed from an important global bond index, with a potential capital exodus of almost RM20bil to RM30bil out of the domestic capital market.
Asia comforted by China data, Europe uninspired
LONDON/SYDNEY: World stocks inched higher after a raft of Chinese data beat expectations on Wednesday and though benchmark bond yields and the Aussie dollar did the same, Europe struggled to join in.
Fitch assigns final rating of A- to Resorts World Las Vegas debt notes
KUALA LUMPUR: Fitch Ratings has assigned a final rating of 'A-' to Resorts World Las Vegas LLC's (RWLV, A-/Stable) senior secured US$1.2bil revolver* and US$400mil term-loan facilities due 2024 and the senior unsecured US$1bil 4.625% notes due 2029 issued by RWLV and its unit RWLV Capital Inc.
Putrajaya to take over Pan Borneo Sabah
KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): The Sabah portion of the Pan Borneo Highway should be under the purview of the federal government, namely the ministry of works, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
Boeing shareholders sue over 737 MAX crashes, disclosures
NEW YORK: Boeing Co's legal troubles grew on Tuesday as a new lawsuit accused the company of defrauding shareholders by concealing safety deficiencies in its 737 MAX planes before two fatal crashes led to their worldwide grounding.
Putrajaya to take over Pan Borneo Sabah, says PM
KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): The Government holds the view that the Sabah portion of Pan Borneo Highway should be under the purview of the Federal Government, namely the Ministry of Works, said Tun Dr Maha...
DPM: We’re willing to help illegal farms
IPOH: The government is willing to help those affected by the demolition of illegal farms in Kuala Terla in Cameron Highlands without compromising on issues affecting the environment.