Topic: Sri Lanka
Am I a terrorist or a peacemaker?
For more than year, I have been accused of supporting, sometimes being a member of the now defunct Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam (LTTE). If I’m not mistaken, more than 60 police reports were lodge...
Who am I, peacemaker or terrorist?
ADUN SPEAKS | For more than a year I have been accused of supporting, sometimes being a member of the now-defunct Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam (LTTE). If I'm not mistaken, more than 60 police repor...
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.
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...
Moody’s: NFPE debt constrains fiscal strength
PETALING JAYA: Debt is still an issue plaguing the nation. Malaysia’s debt of non-financial public entities (NFPEs) is estimated to be the highest in the Asia Pacific excluding China (APAC).
Jumbos losing their tusks
KOTA KINABALU: Hunted for their tusks, the Borneo pygmy elephant may be evolving without their tusks in Sabah’s wild.
Affin Hwang maintains Hold on Carlsberg, TP at RM24.60
KUALA LUMPUR: Affin Hwang Capital research maintained its hold call on Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd with an unchanged target price of RM24.60 following the release of the latter's first-half results, which came broadly in line with expectations.
Carlsberg posts higher net profit, revenue in Q2 FY19
KUALA LUMPUR: Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd posted higher net profit and revenue in the second quarter ended June 30, 2019 driven by higher sales across all major product segments fuelled by continuous marketing investments on consumer-facing activities.
Adventa scaling up dialysis business
KUALA LUMPUR: To support its scaling-up objective, pharmaceutical player Adventa Bhd is set to exit its sterilisation business and fully focus on growing its core healthcare business, both organically...
Refugees can contribute to nation
MALAYSIA is currently the home of over 170,000 refugees and asylum seekers, with a large majority of them coming from Myanmar (86%) followed by refugees from Pakistan, Yemen, Syria, Somalia and Sri La...
Terrorism: The current challenges
COMMENT | A few months ago, the former the inspector-general of police, Mohamad Fuzi Harun, stated that Tawau and Sandakan have been identified as new transit points for Islamic State (IS) terrorists ...
APOC 13 to highlight culture via orchids
Dr Teoh Eng Soon
KUCHING: The 13th Asia Pacific Orchid Conference (APOC 13) will be held here for the first time this year, taking place at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) from July 24 to...
Big win for MRCB at annual reporting awards
KUALA LUMPUR (June 21): Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB) took home the Gold Award at the 2019 Australasian Reporting Awards (ARA) ceremony held in Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday.
Big win for MRCB at annual reporting awards
KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB) took home the Gold Award at the 2019 Australasian Reporting Awards (ARA) ceremony held in Melbourne, Australia yesterday.
Rakuten sets 'buy' call on Mestron
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): Rakuten Trade has set a “buy” call on Mestron Holdings Bhd on the steel pole maker’s intentions to enhance its international footprint namely in Brunei, New Zealand and S...
Rakuten trade set ‘buy’ call on Mestron
KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 — Rakuten Trade has set a “buy” call on Mestron Holding Bhd on the steel pole maker’s intentions to enhance its international footprint namely in Brunei, New Zealand and ...
Axiata swings back to the black in 1QFY19
KUALA LUMPUR (May 28): Telecommunication group Axiata Group Bhd made a turnaround — after reporting four consecutive quarterly losses — by posting a net profit of RM709.05 million for the first qu...
Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings
Prayers and tears at a memorial service in Colombo on Tuesday - one month after bombings in Sri Lanka by Islamist militants killed more than 250 people.Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/news/wo...