AMSTERDAM: AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes has been named Airline CEO of the Year at the 2016 CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence.
IN the second part of Business Times’s post-2017 Budget roundtable dialogue moderated by New Straits Times Press Bhd group managing editor Datuk A Jalil Hamid, the panellists — Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia deputy chief executive Datuk Steven Wong, MIDF Amanah Inv
KUALA LUMPUR: The 1Malaysia People’s Aid scheme (BR1M) needs to incorporate elements that can help recipients eventually “graduate” from needing such cash assistance, said economists and industry experts.
KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s (TNB) net profit soared to RM7.32 billion for the financial year ended August 31, fuelled by higher electricity demand.
KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is said to be making a final investment decision in December to partner with Saudi Arabian Oil Co (Saudi Aramco) by offering a 50 per cent stake in its refinery and petrochemical integrated development project (Rapid) in Johor.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar today on negative sentiment brought on by the weak oil prices and growing expectation of interest rate hike by the US Federal Reserve (Fed), a dealer said.
KUALA LUMPUR: OPEC's decision to cut or freeze production has only affected market sentiments more than checking the global supply and demand of oil says US's top energy diplomat.
KUALA LUMPUR: Google Malaysia has announced a new resource for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as marketers and regular consumers to measure a website’s performance based on a number of criteria, including desktop and mobile browsing.
NEW YORK: Chinese package delivery company ZTO Express said it raised US$1.4 billion in the biggest US initial public offering of the year on Wednesday as its backers cashed in on China’s booming online-shopping industry.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia remains in top 25, out of 190 countries, in the latest World Bank’s ease of doing business ranking.
IN Business Times’ post-2017 Budget roundtable moderated by New Straits Times Press Bhd group managing director Datuk A Jalil Hamid, the panellists — Isis Malaysia deputy chief executive Datuk Steven Wong, MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Bhd chief economist Dr Kamaruddin Mohd Nor, Malaysian Ins
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar today as the greenback firmed on an increase in sentiment over a possible interest rates hike by the Federal Reserve (Fed), a dealer said.
CHICAGO: Failure to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal would be a major setback for US interests in Asia as Washington seeks to deepen alliances in the region, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday, urging Congress to ratify the pact.
KUALA LUMPUR: The World Bank announced that Malaysia has attained a perfect score on the depth of credit information index of the global development financial institution's Doing Business report.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s “reasonably strong” gross domestic product (GDP) growth has remained its sovereign credit rating strength despite the impact of weaker external demand, says Fitch Ratings.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today.
YOKOHAMA: The top executive overseeing connected vehicles at Nissan and Renault believes the benefits of developing a common technology for connectivity within the Japanese and French auto partnership outweigh the risks of sustaining huge damage from a possible defect or cyberattack.
SEREMBAN: Amid the current challenging economic conditions, Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) said it will continue to give the best returns to its 12.5 million investors.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s budgetary discipline is positive for the country’s credit profile, says Moody’s.
KUALA LUMPUR: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on members of the aviation industry and governments to work together to tackle pressing security challenges.
KUALA LUMPUR: THE government’s plan to have fixed-line broadband services cost for consumers to be halved in two years is in line with Telekom Malaysia Bhd’s (TM) future business plans, said TM group chief executive officer Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa.
KUALA LUMPUR: KUALA LUMPUR: Starting January next year, UniFi home customers can expect their broadband speed to be upgraded while paying the same price.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened marginally lower against the US dollar today.
Twitter Inc may cut 8 percent of its workforce or about 300 people, Bloomberg said on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter.
BANGI: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) acknowledges the government’s tremendous fiscal restraint in narrowing the budget deficit to ensure that the country would achieve a balanced budget by 2020, said vice chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Noor Azlan Ghazali.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak's 2017 Budget announcement that fixed line broadband service providers will offer services at higher speeds for the same price, is in line with Telekom Malaysia Bhd's business plans going forward.
KUALA LUMPUR: Credit Suisse expects the Malaysian economy to grow by 4.5 per cent next year, with growth supported by monetary policy rather than fiscal policy.
EXCERPTS from a group interview with Genting Hong Kong chairman and chief executive officer Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay.
GENTING Malaysia Bhd’s RM10 billion tourism plan for its iconic highlands resort will not involve any space expansion for casino operations, said chairman and chief executive Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay.
FAMILY ties are important for Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, who took over the helm of Genting Group following the death of his father and company founder Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong in 2007.
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