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Higher profit

By OOI TEE - Friday, 25 July 2014.

PUBLIC Bank Bhd’s net profit rose 3.3 per cent to RM1.06 billion in the second quarter ended June 2014 from RM1.02 billion a year ago, thanks to higher net interest income.

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KL shares down at midday

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:45

KUALA LUMPUR: At 12.30 p.m. today, there were 286 gainers, 428 losers and 331 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.

Register for the GST before Dec 31: Customs Dept

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:41

PUTRAJAYA: The Royal Customs Department has asked

HLIB Research maintains 'buy' rating on MAHB

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 11:55

KUALA LUMPUR: Hong Leong Investment Bank (HLIB) Research maintains 'buy' rating on Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) with lower target price of RM9.38,

KL shares down at midmorning

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 11:18

KUALA LUMPUR: At 10.30 a.m. today, there were 242 gainers, 311 losers and 324 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.

Heng Huat debuts with a 16 sen premium

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 11:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Heng Huat Resources Group Bhd debuted on

RHB keeps 'neutral' rating on IGB REIT

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:53

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Research keeps its 'neutral' rating on IGB Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) with a RM1.27 fair value driven by strong earnings growth.

RHB Research upgrades Unisem to 'buy'

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:16

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Research upgrades Unisem Bhd to 'buy' on successful turnaround in profitability and bullish outlook.

Ringgit opens softer in early trade

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:04

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened softer this morning on

KL shares rise in early trade

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:02

KUALA LUMPUR: Share prices on Bursa Malaysia opened

Ringgit slips against US dollar

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:21

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed lower against the US dollar yesterday on short covering and mild profit-taking, a currency trader said.

Rubber end mix on upbeat sentiment

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:20

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian rubber market ended mixed yesterday, putting a halt to three straight days of losses, following the uptrend on regional markets and higher-than-expected Chinese purchasing data.

Gold lower on lack of buying support

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:19

KUALA LUMPUR: Gold futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives closed lower yesterday on lack of buying support.

Oil dips below US$108

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:17

LONDON: Brent crude dipped below US$108 a barrel yesterday as unseasonably weak demand from European refiners and plentiful supplies offset strong Chinese factory data.

Palm futures prices rebound

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:15

KUALA LUMPUR: Crude palm oil futures prices on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives rebounded yesterday, propped up by a stronger soyabean market.

MAHB: Passenger traffic to hit 85m

By BILQIS BAHARI - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:15

SEPANG: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is confident that its passenger traffic will hit 85 million this year.

Reach Energy targets to raise RM750m from IPO

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 00:07

REACH Energy Bhd, which is set to be the largest special purpose acquisition (SPA) company listed on Bursa Malaysia, has placed out 980 million shares to cornerstone and institutional investors, leaving only 20 million shares for the public to subscribe for under its initial public offering (IPO).