Money

SC releases AGM checklist to enhance shareholder activism

by NUR HANANI AZMAN / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
MANY retail investors in listed companies lack the knowledge of their rights and role they can play in ...

PTPTN declares 4% dividend payout amid profit

The dividend payout, which is estimated at RM147.3m, will benefit over 4.4m depositors, says PTPTN chairman
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BNM, Bank of Korea renew RM15b currency swap arrangement

by FARA AISYAH/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) and the Bank of Korea (BoK) have entered into an agreement to renew the bilateral ...

Brexit and virus dawn on ringgit

By PRIYA VASU / Pic By BLOOMBERG
THE ringgit is expected to weather more volatility stemming from the UK’s divorce from European Union and deadly ...

PIDM in constant mode to improve reimbursement systems

by SHAZNI ONG/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI
PERBADANAN Insurans Deposit Malaysia (PIDM) CEO Rafiz Azuan Abdullah (picture) said the organisation is looking at ...

The virus weighs on the ringgit

The local currency likely to move to 4.075 against the greenback on the coronavirus and short-term economic shocks
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Unclaimed money ballooned to RM8.8b in 2019

Address change, deaths and balance left in inactive bank accounts contributed to the rising amount of unclaimed money
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Merchants rush to capitalise on the e-Tunai craze

Retailers are partnering the 3 main e-wallet operators — offering various cash rebates and incentives to woo buyers to spend on their products and ...

Luno, Shopee tie up to make cryptocurrencies mainstream

by HARIZAH KAMEL/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
CRYPTOCURRENCY company Luno Malaysia Sdn Bhd is partnering Shopee Malaysia to offer various incentives on ...

Higher dividend anticipated from Tabung Haji

TH has the ability to give better dividend as a result of its asset surplus that stood at RM2.3b last year, says expert
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Ringgit stable, but coronavirus outbreak poses downside risk

The holiday-shortened week leaves the ringgit more exposed to the influence of extraneous factors
by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by BLOOMBERG THE ringgit ...

OPR cuts likely to compress banks’ margins

PIBB anticipates stronger pick-ups in loan demand to mitigate longer-term impacts of the rate cut
by SHAZNI ONG/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL BANKS are ...