World Bank

Suez Canal posts highest ever annual revenue of RM31b

CAIRO, Egypt – Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority announced Monday an all-time revenue record, earning US$7 billion (RM30.87 billion) during the…

7 months ago

Soros, Mahathir and the legacy of 1997

by DANIEL MOSS (Bloomberg Opinion) THE implosion that become known as the Asian financial crisis had several chapters. Over the…

7 months ago

Leon Fuat shareholders pass all AGM resolutions

by TMR / Pic by TMR FILE LEON Fuat Bhd saw all of its resolutions were passed by the company’s…

7 months ago

Circular economy for plastic in Malaysia — Are we on track?

by WWF-MALAYSIA & KASA / pic by BLOOMBERG PLASTIC, dubbed a miracle invention due to its durability and versatility, has made…

8 months ago

East Malaysian states, Kedah, Perlis still have higher poverty level

by NURUL SUHAIDI / pic by TMR FILE MALAYSIA needs to reform the immediate policy action that focuses on poverty alleviation for…

8 months ago

World Bank: Malaysia needs to mobilise its revenue decline

by ANIS HAZIM / pic by TMR FILE MALAYSIA’S fiscal space is shrinking as the country’s revenue collection persistently declined over…

8 months ago

Rich nations may fork out billions to wean Indonesia off coal

EVER since Indonesia accelerated plans last year to achieve carbon neutrality, a parade of climate envoys from developed nations has…

8 months ago

Dr Mahathir reiterates the benefits of pegging ringgit

by AUFA MARDHIAH / Pic by HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad (picture) tweeted that pegging the ringgit in 1998 helped…

9 months ago

Dr Mahathir suggests re-pegging ringgit to US dollar

by ASILA JALIL  / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL FORMER Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (picture) hinted the ringgit should…

9 months ago

Pantas, Funding Societies roll out automated invoicing facilities for SMEs

by SHAFIQQUL ALIFF / pic by TMR FILE FINTECH start-up Pantas has partnered with Funding Societies, South-East Asia’s largest small…

10 months ago

World Bank expects slower pace on foreign tourist arrival

This is as there are still concerns about the pandemic and China’s Covid-zero policy by AZALEA AZUAR / pic by TMR…

10 months ago

World Bank estimates Malaysia’s economy to grow 5.5% in 2022

by BERNAMA / pic by TMR FILE  KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia’s economy is expected grow 5.5 per cent this year, driven…

10 months ago

Vietnam’s economic growth eases in first quarter to 5%

by BLOOMBERG VIETNAM’S economic growth slowed in the first quarter as coronavirus outbreaks and rising oil prices hindered the recovery…

10 months ago