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Ikhmas Jaya order book swelled to RM900m

Ikhmas Jaya order book swelled to RM900m

SELANGOR: Ikhmas Jaya Group Bhd clinched a RM102 million flood mitigation contract from Jabatan Pengairan & Saliran Kerajaan Malaysia c/o Kementerian Sumber Asli & Alam Sekitar The project is located at Sungai Pendang, Kedah which consist of demolition and site clearance, piling works, upgrading of bridges, upstream works and improvement works. The construction works will […]

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Alibaba to invest US$320m in Thailand, as rivals boost presence

Alibaba to invest US$320m in Thailand, as rivals boost presence

BANGKOK: Alibaba is investing US$320 million in Thailand as the e-commerce giant aims to tap Chinese consumers’ appetite for the Southeast nation’s agricultural goods and for its tourism market amid growing competition from rivals. China’s biggest e-commerce company is investing more than 10 billion baht ($320.20 million) in a “digital hub” in the Thai military […]

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Indonesia to boost biodiesel exports, Malaysia expects to lose market share

Indonesia to boost biodiesel exports, Malaysia expects to lose market share

KUALA LUMPUR/JAKARTA: Indonesian biodiesel makers are gearing up to boost exports after the European Union removed anti-dumping duties on shipments from some producers in the country, but rival suppliers in Malaysia are bracing for a slowdown in the wake of the move. After legal proceedings at the European Court of Justice, the EU last month […]

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April 19: Bursa closed highest ever ahead of GE14

April 19: Bursa closed highest ever ahead of GE14

 KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI had today closed an all-time high of 1,895.18 points, in anticipation of the 14th General Election (GE14).  As of 5pm today, the KLCI was up up 15.86 points or 0.84% to 1,895.18.  A big factor in propelling today’s bourse  was the surge in oil prices and the jump in aluminum […]

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Lazada launch cross-border selling for Malaysia-Singapore

Lazada launch cross-border selling for Malaysia-Singapore

 KUALA LUMPUR:  Regional e-commerce platform Lazada launched its pilot service which enables over 100 Lazada sellers in Malaysia will begin marketing their products to buyers in Singapore. Through the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ), sellers will enjoy a one-stop solution with more efficient cargo clearance and goods and services tax (GST) exemptions, and overall, export […]

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Unilever confident shareholders will agree to go Dutch

Unilever confident shareholders will agree to go Dutch

LONDON: Unilever believes shareholders will support it moving its primary headquarters to the Netherlands, even though there is some reticence among investors who may be forced to sell their shares. The Anglo-Dutch consumer goods group announced last month that it had picked Rotterdam over London for its main home base after collapsing its dual-headed structure, […]

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Public Bank has no bitcoin trading platform

Public Bank has no bitcoin trading platform

 KUALA LUMPUR: Public Bank Bhd has denied any affiliations with automated bitcoin trading platform purportedly called “PUBLIC COIN”.  “It has come to our attention of a website claiming that Public Bank has launched an automated bitcoin trading platform purportedly called “PUBLIC COIN”,” it said in a statement issued today.  “The website claims that investors can […]

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PNB a well-established institution now: Najib

PNB a well-established institution now: Najib

BATU PAHAT: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB), which was set up 40 years ago, has become a well-established institution today. “In fact, the impact from the establishment of PNB is felt worldwide,” he said at the launch of the Malaysian Trust Fund Week 2018 (MSAM 2018) at Batu Pahat […]

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Petronas is Malaysia's most attractive employer

Petronas is Malaysia's most attractive employer

KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) has been crowned Most Attractive Employer in Malaysia for 2018, according to Randstad Employer Brand Research. Petronas climbed one spot up this year to claim the award for 2018’s Most Attractive Employer after coming in second for the previous two years. The top three most attractive employers remain unchanged […]

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Proton dealers come face to face with Geely dealers

Proton dealers come face to face with Geely dealers

KUALA LUMPUR: Proton dealers got the chance to meet face to face with Geely dealers in Shanghai recently, at the time where there were so much talk between the partnership between the Chinese automaker and the national car company. They visited the Shanghai Jinxi Automobile Sales and Service outlet, Geely’s dealer 4S centre. It was […]

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