Posts Tagged ‘industry’

Wall Street’s RM188t China dream lagging

Many US firms are cautious as they weigh the country’s longterm potential against its growing number of short-term challenges
by BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • ...

UK utility chief seeks to bridge industry’s gender pay gap

Green Network hasn’t achieved parity on gender pay, but closer than others in the industry with the mean hourly rate 10% lower for women than for men
...

MBM Resources profit jumps 68.9% on 1Q

by TMR
MBM Resources Bhd’s net profit rose 68.9% year-on-year (YoY) to RM32.8 million in its fiscal first quarter (1Q) on higher sales of automotives ...

Lafarge 1Q hit by weaker demand, competition

by TMR
Lafarge Malaysia Bhd saw its net loss widen by 40.5% year-on-year (YoY) to RM68.73 million for its first quarter ended March 31 this ...
Public Bank

General insurance lifts LPI Capital

by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / TMR file pix
LPI Capital Bhd reported a 2.7% increase in net profit to RM72.5 million in the first quarter ended Dec 31, 2018 ...

Mixed results reaffirm need for O&G players to remain prudent

Challenges that plagued offshore service providers during the downturn, namely overcapacity and low charter rates, are still prevalent
by MARK RAO / ...

Adapt or Die is Marchionne’s Stark Farewell Message to Carmakers

Most autos will have some electrification by 2025, says Fiat CEO, and carmakers should ‘quickly’ split best brands, lesser assets
by Tommaso Ebhardt / ...

Industry 4.0 not for everyone, says Academy of Sciences

By FARA AISYAH
Not all sectors need to embrace the Industry 4.0 revolution, especially without a real plan, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) CEO ...

Bumiputera SMEs urged to tap into halal industry

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK & AFIQ AZIZ / pic by AFIF ABD HALIM
Majlis Amanah Rakyat (Mara) urges small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to tap into the ...

Hermes says results may weaken after profit beat

By BLOOMBERG
Hermes International said second-half results may weaken after the French luxury handbag maker reported profit for the first six months of ...

Malaysia accelerating halal industry’s growth

It is currently in talks with several countries to bring the local halal agenda forward, backed by strong requests of the local halal products
by ...