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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 19): Shares in Deleum Bhd rose 4.42% this morning after it bagged a three-year contract to provide gas lift valves and insert strings equipment, accessories and services to Petronas ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 19): Shares in Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd (Kossan) rose 4.50% this morning after it recorded a 29.6% increase in net profit for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2018 (4QFY18) to RM...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia extended yesterday’s gains to open higher today as market sentiment was lifted by higher regional equities.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Batu Kawan Bhd’s first quarter net profit rose 9.61% to RM136.67 million or 34.19 sen per share, from RM124.69 million or 30.98 sen per share a year ago, mainly attributable t...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): CCM Duopharma Biotech Bhd’s fourth quarter net profit rose 18.45% to RM14.37 million from RM12.13 million a year ago, due to higher revenue and changes in accounting policies ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): DBE Gurney Resources Bhd is partnering Thailand-based Farmmesh Foods Co Ltd (FFCL) to jointly open and operate a trading and distribution agency in Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Petronas Gas Bhd (PetGas)'s net profit fell 34.7% to RM317.9 million or 16.07 sen per share in the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2018 (4QFY18), from RM486.7 million or 24.6 sen p...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Shares of British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) fell 1.48% this morning after CIMB IB Research downgraded the stock and said it was no longer affordable.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia remained higher at mid-morning today, lifted by gains in selected blue chips.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia opened higher due to better buying demand across-the-board as market sentiment was lifted by strong gains in US stocks.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The FBM KLCI ticked up in early trade this morning, tracking gains at regional markets, lifted by key index-linked stocks including Public Bank Bhd and Genting Bhd.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Luxchem Corp Bhd edged up this morning, despite announcing a lower net profit for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2018.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Less than a month after his appointment as executive director of APFT Bhd, Jeya Kumar Jegathison has resigned from the post, citing “personal reasons”.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Axiata Group Bhd has sold its entire stake in Singapore-listed M1 Ltd to Keppel Corp Ltd and Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) at an offer price of S$2.06 or RM1.65 billion in ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Tunku Alizakri Raja Muhammad Alias, the chief executive officer of the Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF), has joined the board of Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd as a non-independen...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Shares in Maxis Bhd retreated 12 sen or 2.1% to RM5.58 after the noon break today, following the group's announcement that its fourth quarter net profit came in at RM266 million...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Henieken and Dialog were in the spotlight on Friday after their strong set of results but the FBM KLCI closed flat in line with the weaker key Asian markets after China's weak economic data.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Shares in IHH Healthcare Bhd took a beating in afternoon trade today after India's Supreme Court extended its ban on the group's US$1.1 billion (RM4.5 billion) acquisition of a ...
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JAKARTA: Shares of XL Axiata surge the most since June as the firm is expediting the reduction of its second generation assets, in a hope to lower depreciation charges, improve margins and profitability.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares in Yinson Holdings Bhd were boosted in early trade Friday after announcing a RM2.36bil contract from JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Malaysia) Ltd.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Tan Sri Dr Francis Yeoh Sock Ping (pictured) has been promoted to executive chairman of YTL Hospitality Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), from being chief executive officer (...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): In a flurry of boardroom changes, Tan Sri Lim Kang Hoo has assumed the executive chairmanship of PLS Plantations Bhd from being a non-executive director.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Ernst & Young (EY) has voluntarily resigned as the auditor of Land & General Bhd (L&G) due to a disagreement over audit fees and related costs.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): ACE-Market listed Scope Industries Bhd has proposed to undertake a private placement of up to 66.91 million new shares, representing 10% of its total issued share capital, to fu...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Yinson Holdings Bhd said its wholly-owned subsidiary has been awarded a contract worth US$578 million or RM2.357 billion from JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Malaysia) Ltd.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Tan Sri Dr Francis Yeoh Sock Ping has been promoted to executive chairman of YTL Hospitality Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), from being chief executive officer (CEO) previo...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Shares of Bursa Malaysia-listed oil and gas (O&G) stocks continued to be actively traded today, as Brent crude oil breached US$64 a barrel to rise to its highest level in nearly...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Shares of KNM Group Bhd rose two sen or 22.22% in active trade early today, following news that it has secured a contract worth US$6.49 million (RM26.38 million).
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Scomi Group Bhd Thursday fell over 11% after the firm said it had defaulted on bank facilities to Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank).
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of KNM Group Bhd were strong in early trade jumping nearly 17% on news the firm secured a RM26.38mil contract.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd is appealing a Kuala Lumpur High Court's ruling in favour of media company Redberry Sdn Bhd, which is seeking the return of an RM8.5 million deposit...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): KNM Group Bhd has secured a contract to supply a Dutch-based firm with PME-pressure vessels-separators for US$6.49 million (RM26.38 million).
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Shares of Electronic Arts Inc jumped 8.5% on Feb 12 after the videogame maker said it signed up 25 million players for its new battle royale game "Apex Legends" in a week, setting it up for a showdown with Epic Games' wildly popular "Fortnite".
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): Shares of piling and foundation specialist Econpile Holdings Bhd were up 5.2% earlier this morning after the group yesterday announced it had bagged a RM209.3 million contract f...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares in Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd traded up 3% in early trade Wednesday after the company said it had secured nine jobs worth RM449mil.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 12): Multi-Usage Holdings Bhd (MUH) said the review on further evidence on transactions related to its special purpose vehicle (SPV) is expected to be completed by April.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session lower on cautious sentiment as investors awaited the outcome of the new round of US-China trade talks, dealers said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of UOA Development Bhd slipped to a low of RM2.32 on Tuesday after its two units were slapped with additional income tax and penalties totalling RM39.61mil while the company as it has filed an appeal.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares in Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O) tumbled 11% after the developer asked investors for RM550.3mil to fund its property development projects.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Barakah Offshore Petroleum Bhd rose 9.5% on Tuesday morning.
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NEW YORK, Feb 11 — Wall Street's main indexes were set to rise at open today as the latest round of trade talks between the world's largest economies began in Beijing, while US lawmakers attempted t...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Barakah Offshore Petroleum Bhd has bagged a Farm-In Agreement from IPC Malaysia BV.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O) aims to raise as much as RM550.3 million via a private placement and renounceable rights issue  to fund its property development projects.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): UOA Development Bhd said two of its wholly-owned units have been served with notices of additional assessment for additional income tax and penalties totalling RM39.62 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Globaltec Formation Bhd’s Australia-listed unit NuEnergy Gas Ltd has signed a gross split production sharing contract (PSC) for its Muralim PSC with the Indonesian Ministry of...
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PETALING JAYA: Shares in Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd rose sharply in today’s trade, surging from 11 to 26 sen, or 126%, with 928,000 shares traded as at noon today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Shares of Scomi Group Bhd (SGB) fell as much as 25% this morning on concerns of it being classified as a PN17 company – a category for cash-strapped entities under Bursa Malay...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): The FBM KLCI erased its earlier gains at mid-morning today, in line with the cautious regional markets.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): The FBM KLCI edged up cautiously, tracking regional markets, lifted by gains including at Tenaga Nasional Bhd and Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank).
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares in Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd raced higher in early trade on Monday.
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FRANKFURT, Feb 9 — Shares in German payments processing firm Wirecard were headed for a stormy finish to a turbulent week yesterday, as fraud allegations piled on top of investors’ yconcerns about...
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NEW YORK, Feb 9 — The benchmark S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq edged upward to snap a two-day losing streak yesterday as positive corporate results offset lingering scepticism over the United States a...
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NEW YORK: The benchmark S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq edged upward to snap a two-day losing streak on Friday as positive corporate results offset lingering skepticism over the United States and China reaching a trade deal before the March 1 deadline
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NEW YORK, Feb 8 — Wall Street stocks dropped early today, continuing to retreat for a third session amid revived trade war worries.
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MUMBAI, Feb 8 — Shares in India’s Tata Motors tanked almost 30 per cent today after problems at its Jaguar Land Rover unit dragged the luxury carmaker to India’s biggest quarterly loss.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Tenaga Nasional Bhd has seen volatile trading in recent days as some foreign funds continued to reduce their stakes in the power giant while some local funds were seen to be picking up the shares.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 8 ― Shares on Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session easier and in line with most peers in the Asia Pacific region.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): Tropicana Corporation Bhd is discontinuing its proposed disposal of 251.58 acres of freehold land in Johor Bahru district for RM569.87 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 8): The FBM KLCI dipped 0.35% in early trade this morning, tracking regional markets, weighed by losses at selected index-linked stocks.
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PETALING JAYA: Shares in Mesiniaga Bhd soared to a new high of RM1.84 during intraday trading yesterday, after the market was closed for two days for the Chinese New Year celebration.
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NEW YORK, Feb 8 — Shares of Barbie-maker Mattel surged in after-hours trading yesterday after the toymaker reported a surprise profit in the fourth quarter.
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PETALING JAYA: Shares in Inix Technologies Holdings Bhd tumbled following the company’s announcement to call off its EGM scheduled for Feb 13 after two directors, facing removal, resigned.
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FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Feb 7 — Shares in German payments processing group Wirecard plunged for the third time in little more than a week today, as the Financial Times alleged senior executives knew of a...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): CCM Duopharma Biotech Bhd has secured approval from the National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Authority (NPRA) for its biosimilar erythropoietin (EPO), which adjusts red blood cell ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): Tropicana Corporation Bhd is discontinuing its proposed disposal of 251.58 acres of freehold land in Johor Bahru district for RM569.87 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): Paramount Corporation Bhd has redeemed RM50 million worth of its RM200 million perpetual private debt securities (PDS) issued five years ago.
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DETROIT, Feb 7 — General Motors Co yesterday reported a quarterly profit that exceeded Wall Street expectations, thanks to high-margin pickup trucks and small SUVs in the US market and cost cutting.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Mesiniaga Bhd rose to a fresh multi-year high of RM1.78 on Thursday as investors chased the IT-services stock after it secured a RM1.9bil contract from Xiddig Cellular Communications Sdn Bhd.
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NEW YORK, Feb 7 — US stocks edged lower yesterday as videogame makers gave disappointing revenue forecasts and investors awaited developments on US-China trade relations.
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TOKYO, Feb 6 — Japanese car giant Toyota slashed its full-year net profit forecast today after saying its nine-month figure had tumbled nearly 30 per cent as it was hit by investment losses.
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NEW YORK, Feb 6 — World stocks rose to a fresh two-month high yesterday to keep up their fast start to 2019 while the US dollar strengthened for a fourth straight session as investors looked toward ...
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NEW YORK, Feb 6 — US stocks rose yesterday as largely upbeat corporate results fuelled investor optimism ahead of the highly awaited State of the Union address by President Donald Trump.
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SYDNEY, Feb 5 — Australian bank shares surged the most in a decade today after a long-awaited report on finance-sector misconduct recommended dozens of rule changes but spared the “Big Four” len...
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SYDNEY, Feb 5 — Australian bank bosses lined up to offer mea culpas over shocking behaviour exposed by a landmark misconduct inquiry, but there was relief in the stock market today that proposed rem...
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FRANKFURT: Wirecard said that a law firm it appointed has made no conclusive findings of criminal misconduct by any employee of the German payments firm and that there are indications the allegations stemmed from a quarrel between employees.
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HONG KONG: Tencent-backed Maoyan Entertainment, China’s biggest movie-ticketing platform by sales, fell 2.7 percent in its Hong Kong stock debut on Monday, the latest in a string of weak starts among Chinese tech firms listing in the financial hub.
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FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Feb 1 — Shares in German payment processing firm Wirecard plunged for the second time in a week today, after a newspaper report reinforced allegations of fraud in its Asian operat...
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AMAZON.com Inc on Thursday forecast first-quarter sales below Wall Street estimates, warning that new regulations in India had created uncertainty around one of its key growth markets and saying it would step up investments in 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): RHB Banking Group has appointed new chief executive officers (CEO) for both its Cambodian and Singaporean operations, effective Feb 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Prestariang Bhd has named its senior independent non-executive director Datuk Maznah Abdul Jalil as the group’s new non-executive chairman.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): RHB Investment Bank, the investment banking arm of RHB Bank Bhd, has proposed a reorganisation to streamline its equity and economic research operations, and to close RHB Resear...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Heitech Padu Bhd has bagged an RM14.4 million contract from the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) to renew the software licence for the board’s mainframe systems.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Dolomite Corp Bhd has appointed Datuk Mangsor Ismail as its independent and non-executive chairman.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Henry Tan will officially assume the role of group chief executive officer (CEO) at Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd, following the resignation of Datuk Rohana Rozhan today.
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NEW DELHI: Shares of Indian home loan provider Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd slumped 17 percent in early trade on Thursday, with sources saying the Indian government has launched a probe into allegations of financial mismanagement against the company.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Ark Resources Holdings Bhd has entered into a joint venture agreement to develop a piece of land in Balik Pulau, Penang.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 30): Ark Resources Holdings Bhd has entered into a joint venture agreement to develop a piece of land in Balik Pulau, Penang.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): Handal Resources Bhd said its external auditors, Folks FDK, have voluntarily resigned.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): Axiata Group Bhd’s unit is taking up an 80% stake in a Laotian telecommunications infrastructure services provider for 12.8 billion kip (RM6.08 million).
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): Comfort Gloves Bhd has moved to terminate its existing share scheme (ESS) on the grounds that it is not suitable to attract, motivate and reward employees and directors.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): Sunway Bhd has set up a sukuk programme to raise up to RM10 billion in nominal value to finance its investment activities, capital expenditure and working capital.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): George Kent (Malaysia) Bhd has clarified that its non-executive director Datuk Dr Keizrul Abdullah’s remark on the award of the LRT3 project was made in his private capacity.
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NEW YORK: Caterpillar Inc. manufactures huge yellow bulldozers. Nvidia Corp. makes minuscule computer chips. Their products have little in common, but their earnings on Monday pointed to the same direction: demand in China is slowing down for a widening type of goods.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The FBM KLCI fell 0.45% in early trade this morning, in line with the decline at regional markets, dragged by select blue chips.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares of Sapura Energy Bhd were in active trade on Tuesday after the company received shareholders approval for upstream joint venture.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): George Kent (Malaysia) Bhd has clarified that its non-executive director Datuk Dr Keizrul Abdullah’s remark on the award of the LRT3 project was made in his private capacity.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28):  S P Setia Bhd has completed the issuance of RM358.1 million worth of Islamic medium-term notes to part finance the purchase of a project land in Semenyih, Selangor.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): Tex Cycle (M) Bhd said the commencement of feed-in-tariff for its renewable electrical energy power plant in Selangor has been delayed once again.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): Eduspec Holdings Bhd has fixed the issue price of its proposed private placement shares at two sen apiece.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): Shares of Hartalega Holdings, which are up more than 12 pct over the past two weeks, could decline, technical charts suggest ** Stock faces resistance at its 50-day exponential...