Daily Archives: May 27, 2019

China International Big Data Industry Expo 2019 ongoing in Guiyang

KUALA LUMPUR, The China International Big Data Industry Expo 2019 kicked off on May 26 at Guiyang in China's Guizhou Province, a bellwether occasion to learn about the latest developments of the global big data sector.Themed 'data creates value, innova...

Honoured: Fusionex founder who oiled wheels of palm oil industry

KUALA LUMPUR, Fusionex Founder and Group Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Seri Ivan Teh has been conferred an Honorary Fellowship of the Malaysian Oil Scientists and Technologists Association (MOSTA).He was honoured in recognition of his distinguished co...

RHB Bank Q1 net profit rises to RM630.19 mln

KUALA LUMPUR, RHB Bank Bhd's net profit for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 (Q1), rose 6.7 per cent to RM630.19 million from RM590.82 million recorded in the same period last year.Revenue increased to RM3.35 billion from RM3.13 billion

Research houses reiterate “buy” call for Kossan on expansion plans

KUALA LUMPUR, MIDF Research has reiterated its "Buy call on Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd on anticipation of earnings growth for the glove maker.The projection of better earnings was supported by high demands for glove and in the company's ability to

Latin America trade mission generates RM840 mln investments, RM29.1 mln potential sales – MITI

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia's trade and investment mission to Latin America recently generated potential sales of RM29.1 million within eight sectors and investments worth RM840 million in regional distribution and manufacturing sectors.The eight sectors ar...

Tekun’s development unit to conduct entrepreneurial training

JOHOR BAHRU, The National Entrepreneur Group Economic Fund's (Tekun Nasional) newly-formed Development Unit will conduct entrepreneurial training programmes in the second quarter of this year.Its deputy chairman, Najwah Halimah Ab Alim said the program...

MAB, JAL to pursue joint business

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) and Japan Airlines Co Ltd (JAL) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to pursue a joint business agreement to improve the quality of services provided by both carriers.In a joint statement today, they...

OmniComm launches Innovation Forum in Asia

KUALA LUMPUR, New drug innovation, patient-centric eClinical solutions and the latest trends in pharmaceutical research topped the agenda at the Innovation Forum Asia, an inaugural customer summit hosted by OmniComm Systems, Inc, a leading global provi...

Malaysia’s cybersecurity, forensics labs among most advanced in the world

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia's cybersecurity and its digital forensic laboratories are among the most advanced in the world, CyberSecurity Malaysia (CSM) chief executive officer Datuk Dr Amirudin Abdul Wahab said.In the Global CyberSecurity Index (GSI), Mala...

Maybank IB maintains “hold” call on Sime Darby Plantation

KUALA LUMPUR, Maybank Investment Bank Bhd has maintained a hold call on Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) as it doubts all the plantation company's land will be sold out.SDP intended to sell its 2,503.79 hectares of land for RM1.22 billion to