Sabah Top Achievers Awards 2019

Business

Back to homepage

Berjaya Air: No advisory on runway work

PETALING JAYA: No Notice to Airmen (Notam) was issued to advise that maintenance was being carried out on the runway at Subang Airport on Monday when an aircraft hit a work vehicle, Berjaya Air said today. “Landing clearance was requested

Read More

Bursa Malaysia higher on bargain hunting, dovish fed

KUALA LUMPUR:- Bursa Malaysia stock exchange rebounded from yesterday’s losses to open higher today on bargain hunting amid US Federal Reserve’s (Fed) dovish stance over the interest rate hikes. At 9.05am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) gained

Read More

Proton to build assembly plant in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: National carmaker Proton will collaborate with Pakistani partner Alhaj Automotive to establish a manufacturing assembly plant in Pakistan, its first in South Asia region.  This is based on an agreement signed last year said Malaysia High Commissioner to Pakistan

Read More

Malaysia welcomes foreign embassies’ cultural exchange initiatives

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture welcomes more cultural exchange programmes with foreign embassies to elevate friendships through the arts and culture, said its minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi. He pointed out that the “Whirling Dervishes of Rumi

Read More

Dr M: I love MAS, but it seems like we can’t afford it

KUALA LUMPUR: Several parties had expressed interest in purchasing Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAS), following the ailing state of the national carrier. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, however, stressed that the government was still looking into the viability of selling

Read More

APEC 2020: Shared prosperity is Malaysia’s key message

KUALA LUMPUR: After more than two decades, Malaysia will be hosting the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders’ summit in 2020, with the key message of shared prosperity. International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Ignatius Darell Leiking said Malaysia’s message

Read More

MRCB asks for more incentives to encourage construction mechanisation

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Resources Corporation Bhd (MRCB) has asked the government to provide more incentives to encourage mechanisation in the construction industry as it will help improve productivity and reduce dependency on foreign labour. Executive vice-president Datuk Seri Judin Abdul

Read More

Azmin: Putrajaya approves RM1.6 billion Kulim airport

PUTRAJAYA: The Kulim International Airport is given the go-ahead as part of the government’s plan to bridge development gaps, says Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali. The airport is also among seven high-impact projects in Kedah detailed in the mid-term review

Read More

Govt assures no job cuts with civil service privatisation

KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the privatisation of civil service will not result in civil servants losing their jobs. “Referring to the privatisation done in the eighties, where for example Telekom Malaysia (TM), which under the government

Read More

Lim: Be flexible or prepare for windfall tax

KUALA LUMPUR: “Be flexible, unless you prefer windfall tax,” says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng to the banks today. He said there have been many complaints with regards to the difficulties in obtaining financing, even as the banks record huge

Read More