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.
Police tracking down Manjung murder suspect
IPOH: Police are still tracking down a Myanmar man believed to be involved in the murder of his countryman at a fishing jetty in Jalan Ujung Pasir near Pantai Remis, Manjung, last Sunday.
Maintain two Tamil education programmes, Astro urged
TAMIL school teachers and parents have expressed shock and disappointment that the Maanavar Muzhakkam and Pesu Tamizha Pesu programmes have been scrapped by Astro, Malaysia Nanban reported.The two programmes, which were aired for eight years and...
68 foreigners nabbed in Nilai
NILAI: The Immigration Department has detained 68 foreigners in an integrated operation at the Nilai 3 Commercial Centre here today.
It’s not easy to slip into Malaysia
There are syndicates that are trying to bring people in as female tourists from China, but authorities have measures in place to stop them, says Khairul.
Myanmar’s army drops lawsuit against religious leader
YANGON: Myanmar’s army said it had dropped a criminal complaint against a religious leader who told US President Donald Trump the military was oppressing Christians, days after the United States voiced concern about the lawsuit.
New plant a game changer for Apex Healthcare
SUBANG JAYA: Apex Healthcare Bhd, which currently sells only 10% of its products to the government sector, is all set to boost the percentage following the completion of its new manufacturing plant in...
Animals at wildlife park get a boost from volunteers
KOTA KINABALU: Animals at the Lok Kawi Wildlife Park, many of which were rescued and placed there for rehabilitation, can be seen playing around with their new toys, thanks to a group of volunteers who came over the weekend.
Asean committed to narrowing development gap
BANGKOK, Sept 8 — Asean member countries have reaffirmed their commitment to narrow the development gap within the economic bloc in the pursuit of shared prosperity and an inclusive economic communi...
Berjaya Land wins development project in Myanmar
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 3 — Berjaya Land Bhd has won a contract for a proposed development project in Yangon, Myanmar, which has an estimated gross development value of approximately RM2.63 billion.
Big boost for Ta Ann
KUCHING: Ta Ann Holdings Bhd is expected to get a big boost in logs export volume following Sarawak Forestry Department’s move to raise the timber licensee’s export...
Moon set for trips to Thailand, Myanmar and Laos
BANGKOK: South Korean President Moon Jae-in will open a busy tour of Thailand, Myanmar and Laos another key diplomatic undertaking in his campaign to broaden and deepen Seoul’s partnerships with the South-East Asian bloc.
Illegals nabbed in Penang
BUTTERWORTH: Eighteen illegal migrants were nabbed by the Immigration Department at Penang Sentral here, reported Bernama.
Immigration rope 18 foreigners at Penang Sentral
BUTTERWORTH: A group of foreigners who used the Maal Hijrah holiday to meet up with their friends landed in trouble when Penang Immigration Department swooped in on them at Penang Sentral, here today.
Aug 31 newborns steal the limelight
KUALA LUMPUR: Each year, Aug 31 is not only synonymous with the excitement of the National Day celebrations, but is also a memorable day for parents welcoming their babies.
The 'Oxford' rides again
KUALA LUMPUR: In 1955, a team of six Oxford and Cambridge university students armed with two Land Rovers embarked on a 10,000 mile journey on-land from London to Singapore and now, 64 years later, the...
Thailand aims to be regional power hub
BANGKOK: Thailand is jump-starting a decades-old plan to create a South-East Asia electricity super-grid, and wants to be the power-trading hub at the centre of it.
Storied town ‘under attack’
BUKIT MERTAJAM: Things have been evolving fast in this iconic township. And Bukit Mertajam is facing a challenge to retain its identity.
Myanmar man nabbed for selling fake UNHCR cards
BUKIT MERTAJAM: The police have detained a Myanmar man for processing and selling fake i-cards and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) cards to foreigners, especially his countrymen,...
Brands need to make a stand for what they believe in
SELF-PROCLAIMED eco-warriors, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle found themselves facing a barrage of criticism when news broke out that they took a private jet to southern France just two days after a flight to Ibiza.
KLIA comes to a grinding halt
SEPANG: In an unforeseen first-ever disruption of its airport management system, the operations of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) came to a halt for hours, with scores of flights delayed and passengers left stranded and frustrated.
Envoy: Thailand can offer Sabah wider regional access
KOTA KINABALU: Both Sabah and Thailand stand to mutually benefit from doing business with each other as they will also have access to the wider connections to neighbouring regions, said Thai Ambassador Malaysia Narong Sasitorn.
Trading ideas: Sasbadi, Matrix Concepts, Berjaya Assets
KUALA LUMPUR: Investor interest may be turned towards Sasbadi, Matrix Concepts, Berjaya Assets, MSM, Box-Pak, Tune Protect, GDB, Freight Management, Amway, Jaks Resources and RCE Capital, according to JF Apex research.