Business

Cash preferred over petrol card for B40 fuel subsidy programme

Instead of a petrol card, the cash handout would ease tedious administrative cost for the govt and dealers
By AZREEN HANI / Pic By TMR ...

A digital currency law that 
is fair

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR
Country Heights Holdings Bhd will wait for the digital token framework to be issued by the Securities Commission Malaysia ...

Gap would be bigger than 2017’s RM4.1b without asset transfer

Total unrealised loss for the 106 securities disposed of by TH would have crossed into double figure
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL ...

Proton cars in Pakistan and Middle East next

By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Proton Holdings Bhd is keen to explore new export markets, namely Pakistan and the Middle East, as the national ...

TH to review lopsided contracts, says Zukri

CEO says TH will conduct due diligence if the contracts require new capital injection from the pilgrim fund
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By TMR Lembaga ...

Business sentiment continues to decline into 1Q19, says D&B Malaysia

Moving into 1Q19, D&B expects sentiments among local firms to moderate due to weaker growth within the external-oriented industries
By NG MIN SHEN ...

Newmont to buy Goldcorp in RM41b gold-mining deal

The deal will create a miner that exceeds Barrick-Randgold in scale, producing about 7.9m ounces of gold a year
LONDON • Newmont Mining Corp will ...

Rich Chinese still hungry for luxury goods

SHANGHAI • About half of Chinese consumers say they’re planning to spend more on luxury purchases this year in a recent survey as concerns mount that the ...

CMS raises stake in MPAS project

Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd’s (CMS) wholly owned subsidiary, Samalaju Industries Sdn Bhd, has increased its stake in Malaysian Phosphate Additives (Sarawak) Sdn ...

FGV’s new group CEO to be named in the next few days

by FARA AISYAH / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS
FGV Holdings Bhd will appoint a new group CEO in “the next few days” as the struggling planter seeks to correct ...

Bamboo Airways will join Vietnam’s crowded skies

HANOI • Vietnam’s Bamboo Airways, after repeated delays, will start commercial flights on Jan 16, the company said in an emailed statement.
The carrier ...

Chinese web giants are behind Latin America’s mobile tech boom

By pouring investment into mobile commerce, the nation has found another way to dominate where America once held sway
by DANIELA GUZMAN WHEN Alex Tabor ...