Markets

Thai GDP could boost baht’s rally further

Data due today is expected to show the Thai economy grew 3.6% in 4Q
By BLOOMBERG SINGAPORE • The baht is looking to repeat its ...

Local O&G companies continue to be hurt by 2014 oil rout

Firms must not lose sight of the need to become more diversified, says deputy CEO
by MARK RAO / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS The 2014 global oil rout ...

Vlieghe says loose BoE policy more apt in no-deal Brexit

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • A no-deal Brexit is more likely to require an easing than a tightening of monetary policy, according to Bank of England (BoE) ...

Corporate results: RAM, Yinson, Maybank Indonesia and Sunway REIT

RAM named Amirsham as new chairman RAM Holdings Bhd has appointed Tan Sri Amirsham A Aziz as its new chairman, succeeding Tan Sri Dr Wan Abdul Aziz bin Wan ...

India’s Edelweiss inks MoU with Bank of Singapore

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp’s private bank plans to form a partnership with Edelweiss Group that allows wealthy Indians to ...

Can-One makes MGO for Kian Joo at RM3.10 a share

Every Kian Joo shareholder who wishes to accept the offer will be paid in full by way of cash
By FARA AISYAH Can-One Bhd has tabled a mandatory general ...

Bursa Malaysia to implement T+2 on April 29 this year

An analyst says the T+2 trade cycle is aligned with the practices of most developed markets and could weed out speculators
By MARK RAO / Pic By ISMAIL ...

Yuan nears critical juncture as trade talks loom

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • The yuan is entering a critical period after posting its second-best monthly advance ever, with analysts sounding caution as a ...

Corporate results: KNM, CB Industrial, RHB Bank, Utusan Melayu and Scomi

KNM receives RM26m orders from SBM Offshore KNM Group Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary, KNM Process System Sdn Bhd, has received a signed purchase orders from ...

Wholesale, retail trade sales grow 8.2%

By BERNAMA / Pic By HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN
The wholesale and retail trade subsector sales recorded a growth of 8.2% to RM1.25 trillion in 2018 compared to ...

Geopolitical events remain key factor in 2019

By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Geopolitical events remain one of the key factors in determining investors’ sentiment in the local ...

Corporate results: Perodua, Lazada Malaysia, Securities Commission Malaysia, Velesto Energy and Kerjaya Prospek

Perodua delivers over 100,000 3rd Gen Myvis
Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd’s (Perodua) has delivered over 100,000 3rd gen Myvis since its ...