Tabung Haji to sell TRX land for a profit

Tuesday, 26 May 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Lembaga Tabung Haji will be selling the parcel of land it acquired from 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) at the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) site for a small profit.


AL Rajhi Bank launches new medical plan

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 20:33

KUALA LUMPUR: Al Rajhi Bank has launched a new medical plan, i-Medic, offering affordable and comprehensive medical and hospitalisation coverage.

ShareInvestor to hold Invest Malaysia Fair 2015 in KL

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 19:14

SINGAPORE: ShareInvestor Malaysia will organise INVEST Fair Malaysia 2015 (IFMY 2015) at the Mid Valley Exhibition Centre in Kuala Lumpur on June 20-21.

BAE Systems keen to connect ASEAN SMEs to its supply chain

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 18:05

KUALA LUMPUR: BAE Systems has described the ASEAN SME Showcase and Conference 2015 as a conduit for it to introduce Malaysian Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to its global aerospace supply chain of over 7,000 suppliers.

HLFG’s Q3 pre-tax profit falls to RM2.24b

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 17:59

KUALA LUMPUR: – Hong Leong Financial Group (HLFG) posted a pre-tax profit of RM699.7 million for the third quarter ended March 31, 2015 compared with RM727.9 million in the previous corresponding quarter.

HLB’s 3Q pre-tax profit rises to RM663m

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 17:52

KUALA LUMPUR: – Hong Leong Bank Bhd registered a pre-tax profit of RM663 million for its third quarter ended March 31, 2015, up 3.6 per cent from RM639 million in the corresponding quarter a year ago.

TNB’s shares gain momentum after recent sell-down

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 17:46

KUALA LUMPUR: – Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s (TNB) shares which took a battering on Bursa Malaysia yesterday and dragged down the benchmark index, gained slight momentum today.

Rubber market firms to 10-month high

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 17:36

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian rubber market continued its rally for the fourth consecutive session, closing the day at a 10-month high as the ringgit continued to weaken, a dealer said.

AmMetLife Takaful appoints Mohamad Salihuddin as CEO

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 17:05

KUALA LUMPUR: – AmMetLife Takaful Bhd has received an approval from Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to appoint Mohamad Salihuddin Ahmad as its chief executive officer (CEO) effective May 14, 2015.

ASEAN strategic action plan for SMEs ready by Nov

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 17:03

KUALA LUMPUR: – The ASEAN Strategic Action Plan for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) will be ready by November following submission to leaders of the regional bloc at the ASEAN Summit, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed today.

Samchem Q1 profit rises to RM3.54m

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 16:49

SAMCHEM Holdings Bhd is confident of performing better over the next three quarters after it posted a first-quarter net profit of RM3.54 million, or 6.36 per cent more than the same period last year.

SEB explains reason for sudden spike in electricity bills

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 16:06

MIRI: Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB), the state sole electricity provider, has advised consumers in the state to contact its customer care centre as soon as possible following widespread outcry on the sudden hike of electricity bill.

IRB receives 2.89 million income tax return forms via e-Filing

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 16:01

BANGI: – The Inland Revenue Board (IRB) has received 2.89 million income tax return forms via e-Filing, as of May 15, said its chief executive officer Tan Sri Dr Mohd Shukor Mahfar.

BIMB Holdings posts higher earnings in 1Q15

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:55

KUALA LUMPUR: – BIMB Holdings Bhd posted a higher profit before tithe and taxation (PBZT) of RM220.3 million in the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, a 13.3 per cent increase compared with the same period last year.

Growing consumer markets to be Asean’s driving force

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:34

KUALA LUMPUR: Growing consumer markets and an expansion of production networks in Asia will continue to be a major driving force in promoting increased intra-regional trade within ASEAN.

PUNB offers loans for green technology entrepreneurs

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:29

MALACCA: Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Bhd (PUNB) is making available loans to entrepreneurs involved in the green technology sector in the country.