Business

The problem with diamonds is they keep getting cheaper

Americans are buying more diamond jewellery than ever before, but prices for most polished gems are falling
by BLOOMBERG/ pic by BLOOMBERG Five ...

Malaysia’s 3Q19 total services revenue gains 6.2%

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
MALAYSIA’S total services revenue grew 6.2% to RM449.7 billion in the third quarter of 2019 (3Q19) from the same ...

Nestlé’s 3Q19 earnings up 8.2% to RM149m, proposes 70 sen dividend

New innovations launched during the quarter under review continue to resonate well with Nestlé’s consumers
By SULHI KHALID / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL ...

No merry year-end for retailers

by S BIRRUNTHA/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI
INTERNET transactions hit a new all-time high during the recent singles day sales, but it is going to be less ...

Malaysia tops regional peers in shopping traffic, order count on 11.11 sales

The country tops the chart with over 100 orders made per minute, followed by Indonesia (90) and Thailand (80)
By HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By ARIF KARTONO ...

Kuala Linggi International Port’s expansion to commence in 1Q20

The RM15b development will be rolled out in 5 years, funded by DDI and FDI
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL TAG Marine Sdn Bhd is expected to ...

Putrajaya to push for minimum 50% SMEs’ involvement in govt procurement

Presently, SMEs contribute 38% to the country’s GDP and it is targeted to achieve 50% by 2030
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH/ pic by ARIF KARTONO THE ...

Volvo Car Malaysia opens new 3S Centre in Ipoh

Catering to the growing demand for the brand in Perak, the new 3S Centre features a Scandinavian-inspired showroom
By TMR VOLVO Car Malaysia Sdn Bhd ...

Local firms remain optimistic despite turbulent geopolitical landscape

Enhanced use of digital economy and expansion across new markets will ensure they are well positioned to leverage
By SULHI KHALID / Pic By RAZAK ...

Dialog’s earnings up 44% in 1QFY20 on better biz operations

By SULHI KHALID / Pic By dialogasia.com
DIALOG Group Bhd’s net profit rose 43.6% year-on-year (YoY) to RM164.64 million in the first-quarter financial ...
Tan Sri Zaharah Ibrahim

Prasarana named former chief judge as new chairman

by HARIZAH KAMEL/ pic credit: poj.primuscore.com
PRASARANA Malaysia Bhd has appointed former Chief Judge of Malaya, Tan Sri Zaharah Ibrahim (picture) ...

MAHB passenger influx up 9.2% in October

Overall performance driven by sustained demand for air travel, increase in airlines and new routes
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL MALAYSIA ...