Posts Tagged ‘business’

The art of selling without selling

If you build trust with your customer, you have a much greater chance of building an enduring relationship into the future
By NEAL CROSS / Pic By ...

Australia’s politics sends business confidence tumbling

SYDNEY • Australian business confidence slumped to a two-year low in August, a period marked by upheaval in the government that saw Malcolm Turnbull ousted ...

Hong Leong Industries 4Q earnings helped by writeback

by TMR
Hong Leong Industries Bhd recorded a RM106.55 million net profit for its fourth quarter ended June 30 this year (4Q18) against a RM104.57 ...

QL Resources 1Q net profit flat due to slow El Nino recovery

by TMR
QL Resources Bhd registered a flat earnings growth for the first quarter ended June 30, 2018 (1Q19) mainly due to weaker performance by its oil ...

MB World’s 2Q net profit up on property business

by TMR
MB World Group Bhd’s net profit for the second quarter (2Q) ended June 30, 2018 surged more than three times to RM22.08 million from ...

Businesses want policy clarity on Pakatan Harapan’s 100th day

by FARA AISYAH / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
THE business community is still waiting for clear policies on various issues, including taxation and labour ...

Enra’s 1Q profit helped by energy, chemical businesses

by TMR
Enra Group Bhd recorded a net profit of RM2.18 million in the first quarter (1Q) ended June 30, 2018, as compared to a net profit of RM1.6 ...

Datasonic to build office, provide security services in MENA region

by TMR
Datasonic Group Bhd will jointly form a regional office and coordinate security services in the Middle East alongside the Bahrain-based Dynamic ...

UK growth rebounds, consumer spending jumps

LONDON • The UK economy is bouncing back from a near standstill in the first quarter (1Q) and a summer boost to consumer spending is supporting the pickup. ...

Chinese tycoon to buy Irish plane lessor for RM11.2b

HONG KONG • Hong Kong billionaire Henry Cheng’s jewellery-to-property business empire will acquire Dublin-based Sky Leasing for US$2.8 billion (RM11.2 ...

Brexit resignations create new uncertainty in UK

LONDON • Just as Prime Minister Theresa May softened her plan for leaving the European Union (EU) — a move that companies welcomed — the resignation of the ...

The Brexit bottleneck: How freight could get stuck at the border

The threat of delays at Zeebruge for freight shipped to and from Britain highlights the broad economic risks of Brexit, not least for the UK, half of whose ...