Corporate Malaysia

PNB to build on variable price unit trust funds

By P PREM KUMAR / Pic By HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN
Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) plans to expand its variable price unit trust funds, in line with its aim to ...

Al-Ishsal named new MCMC chairman

By P PREM KUMAR
POS Malaysia Bhd’s group CEO Al-Ishsal Ishak (picture)has been named as the new chairman of the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia ...

Nazir to step down as CIMB group chairman by year-end

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR
Datuk Seri Nazir Razak (picture) is stepping down as chairman at Malaysia’s second-largest commercial bank, CIMB Group ...

Hazimah appointed chairperson of PUNB

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By TMR
The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has appointed Datuk Hazimah Zainuddin (picture) as Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional ...
GLCs

Big investors can rally over GLCs head pay

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Graphic By TMR
The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) could lead institutional investors to force government-linked companies (GLCs) ...
GLCs

Jaw-dropping salaries of some GLC heads

Move to review directors’ salaries signals institutional reform agenda and rejuvenation for GLCs
By MARK RAO / Graphic By TMR Several ...
kenanga

Kenanga Investors Bhd sweeps Best Equity Group (Islamic) again

Kenanga Investors Berhad (“Kenanga Investors”) continued its successful run this year at The Lipper Fund Awards 2018.
For the second consecutive year, ...

Inflation up 3.7% in August, exceeding forecast of 3.5%

By LYDIA NATHAN 
MALAYSIA’S headline inflation rate for the month of August 2017 rose to 3.7% year-on-year (YoY), exceeding an earlier forecast of ...

CIMB starts global Shariah equity fund

By TMR / Pic By TMR
CIMB-Principal Asset Management Bhd has launched CIMB Islamic Global Equity Fund, which will invest in Shariah-compliant global ...

Poh Kong’s 4Q net profit jumps 400%

By TMR / Pic By TMR
Poh Kong Holdings Bhd posted a 400% year-on-year (YoY) increase in net profit of RM14.3 million for the fourth quarter (4Q) ended ...

A third of fresh grads quit their jobs within 1st year

By DASHVEENJIT KAUR 
Almost a third of young Malaysian expect quick professional development and the chance to earn higher salaries within the ...
PLUS

PLUS takeover not commercially viable

By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
MAJU Holdings Sdn Bhd’s proposed takeover of PLUS Malaysia Bhd is not financially viable due to the heavy ...