Posts Tagged ‘development’

Belt and Road Initiative not China’s plan to dominate

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) by China is a joint development plan with participating countries and not a strategy to dominate, said Prime Minister ...

Samurai bond issue frees up means to pay 1MDB debts

Proceeds from the bond issuances will be used for development and infrastructure projects outlined in Budget 2019
By RAHIMI YUNUS / ...

Smart cities hold the key to sustainable development in rapid urbanisation

In Asean countries, 90m more persons are expected to move to cities by 2030
By ARMIDA SALSIAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Asia and the Pacific’s ...

Hudson Yards adorned with art to last beyond ‘anyone’s lifetime’

The biggest and most expensive piece is Thomas Heatherwick’s US$150m ‘Vessel’
by Katya Kazakina Billionaire Stephen Ross didn’t hire an advisor to ...

Felcra set to revive RM1b Jalan Semarak project?

Discussions with interested parties still in early stages and will extend till end-1Q19
by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic ...

Companies express interest in R&D grants for 3rd national car project

by SHAZNI ONG / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS
About 10 local companies have expressed interest to apply for the RM20 million research and development (R&D) ...

UEM Edgenta’s 3Q profit lower on property

UEM Edgenta Bhd’s net pro t fell 54.6% year-on-year (YoY) to RM17.56 million in its third quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 (3Q18), despite revenue edging up 1% ...

I-Bhd’s 3Q18 profit fell 20.64% to RM5.69m

by TMR
I-Bhd’s net profit for the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 (3Q18) fell 20.64% year-on-year (YoY) to RM5.69 million on lower revenue ...

Malaysian government hopeful of reducing debt in one to two years 

by BERNAMA
NEW YORK – The newly-elected Malaysian government is hopeful of a substantial reduction in the amount of government debt within ...

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 ...

Penang Sentral slated to open by year-end

by BERNAMA
PHASE one of Penang Sentral, a new transit-oriented development (TOD) project in Butterworth, is expected to open to the public by December ...

Chinese tech-obsessed insurer may cast a long shadow over Asia

Marrying tech prowess with an instant customer base would make Ping An a potentially huge threat
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • China’s Ping An Insurance ...