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Saudi Aramco set for mega debt deal pitched by JPMorgan CEO

The initial price talk on the bond may be announced today, with pricing as early as tomorrow
BRUSSELS • In a bond sale closely watched by investors ...

Top gainers on Bursa Malaysia in 1Q19

Although the FBM KLCI fell 2.8% in 1Q19, some companies bucked the trend
By MARK RAO / Pic By BERNAMA It was a 2018 to forget for Malaysia’s top ...

TH declares dividend of 1.25% for 2018

by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) has announced a depositor bonus (hibah) of 1.25% for the financial year 2018, ...

Corporate results: Pintaras Jaya, Willowglen MSC, JP Logistics, AWC Bhd and MGB Bhd

Pintaras Jaya bags RM48m contract
Pintaras Jaya Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary in Singapore, Pintary International Pte Ltd’s wholly-owned subsidiary, ...

Brexit turns off UK car buyers with worst March since 2013

By BLOOMBERG
MUNICH • The approach of Brexit and concerns over the future of diesel vehicles pushed demand for cars in the UK to a six-year low last ...

Hyflux scraps restructuring plan after disputes

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • One of Singapore’s highest-profile corporate debt restructurings was thrown into disarray yesterday, as embattled water and ...

BoT governor says financial stability risks remain

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Thailand’s central bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said there are still financial frailties in the economy, which are ...

MyEG rises despite monopoly concerns

by FARA AISYAH / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
SHARES of e-services provider MyEG Services Bhd rallied yesterday, despite the announcement it is being ...

Indonesia rate on hold

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Bank Indonesia (BI) is keeping interest rates unchanged for the moment, given global uncertainties, and will turn to ...

iFAST Capital offers investment-grade bonds for retail investors

by LYDIA NATHAN/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Singapore-based iFAST Corp Ltd’s wholly owned subsidiary, iFAST Capital Sdn Bhd, via its online platform ...

Ringgit to rally on domestic impetus, central bank rhetoric

The local note has traded between RM4.06 and RM4.09 against the US dollar since early February
by MARK RAO / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL DOMESTIC ...
PLUS

Issue Samurai bond to take over PLUS

Through a 0.65% coupon rate, interest for a RM30b loan will be just RM195m
pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL  UEM Group Bhd and the Employees Provident ...