Posts Tagged ‘business’

Govt will remove obstacles to doing business in M’sia

Dr Mahathir says govt will also enact new laws that will facilitate the private sector to doing business
By BERNAMA Tokyo • The government will remove ...

M’sia is 15th-easiest place to do business

By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Malaysia’s reforms undertaken over the past year saw it ranked 15th out of 190 countries by the World Bank ...

BNP Paribas debt trading hits 6th straight drop

PARIS • BNP Paribas SA joined Deutsche Bank AG in reporting steep third-quarter declines at its debt-trading business, complicating CEO Jean-Laurent ...

Malaysian business sentiment dips in 4Q18, says Dun & Bradstreet

However, the study says 5 of 6 indicators have risen upwards for 4Q18 on a YoY basis
By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By TMR Business sentiment among Malaysian ...

VS Industry 4Q profit up 4% to RM38m

by TMR
VS Industry Bhd’s net profit for the fourth quarter ended July 31, 2018 (4Q18) increased by 4.43% year-on-year (YoY) due to a 8.7% YoY ...

More than RM3.9b available under BNM’s SME funds

There is no reason for SMEs to not get financial aid, according to the finance minister
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH The government has denied claims of ...

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 ...