Business

Digital platform to drive takaful demand

Takaful operators and providers should rethink and re-strategise the way products are positioned to entice a larger crowd, says Fitch
by PRIYA VASU / ...

Aviation sector may lose RM122.8b on Covid-19

The Chinese domestic market accounts for RM53.6b or almost half of the estimated loss in the industry, notes IATA
By AFIQ AZIZ / Pic By BLOOMBERG THE ...

Unemployment in tourism-related sectors may rise on outbreak, says MIER

Unemployment in industries such as recreational services and air travel could spike between 0.5% and 0.8%, and 1.8% and 3.5% respectively
By ALIFAH ...

Maybank launches instant SME online account

This new service reaffirms Maybank’s commitment to the further progress of SMEs in the country, says CFS group CEO
by DARMINAA UTHAYAKUMAR SMALL and ...

Maxis 4Q earnings jump on strong postpaid growth

by SHAZNI ONG / pic by TMR FILE PIX
MAXIS Bhd’s earnings for the final quarter jumped more than a third contributed by strong postpaid growth, high and ...

Malaysia Smelting Corp 4Q sees RM13.2m net loss

by NUR HANANI AZMAN / pic by TMR GRAPHIC
MALAYSIA Smelting Corp Bhd (MSC) said lower prices and write down of inventories saw it post a net loss of ...

Sunway Construction net profit dips 13.3% in 4Q19

by ASILA JALIL / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
SUNWAY Construction Group Bhd (SunCon) net profit dipped 13.31% year-on-year (YoY) to RM31.64 million in the ...

More consumers shopping online amid sluggish economy

by DASHVEENJIT KAUR/ pic by TMR FILE
THE current slowdown in the economy has led more consumers to shop for their daily necessities online, according ...

YTL’s 2Q earnings slump on weaker IT and property businesses

Its construction, IT and cement manufacturing divisions are expected to record satisfactory performances throughout FY20
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BAT Malaysia posts 18% YoY decline in net profit for 4Q19

The tobacco company’s share price has taken a hit falling from highs of RM69.1 recorded in Feb 27, 2015, to close at RM12.7 yesterday
by NUR HAZIQAH A ...

TMC Life Sciences sees big growth push from fertility business

The rising average age of new mothers is one of the key factors driving the demand for fertility clinics
by DASHVEENJIT KAUR / pic by HUSSEIN ...

MD: If Pharmaniaga rakes in profit, people say we rip off govt

‘To be honest, I think people should see beyond the profit figure. We had fulfilled all the 21 KPIs set by the govt’
by AZREEN HANI / pic by HUSSEIN ...