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Charging Authors For Scientific Publishing Is Fundamentally Flawed

By: Prof. Dr. Mohammad Tariqur Rahman, Associate Dean (Continuing Education), Faculty of Dentistry, and Associate Member, UM LEAD, Universiti Malaya The concept of the so-called open science, in which research...

America’s Unrivalled Space Race Dominance

By Collins Chong Yew Keat of B.A. International & Strategic Studies (Hons) (UM) The first return to the moon since the 1970s for the US with the touchdown of Odysseus...

Is Foreign Investment All That Good For Malaysia?

In global economics, the concept of foreign investment often carries a dual narrative. On one hand, it is hailed as a catalyst for growth, injecting capital, expertise, and technology...

Malaysia’s New Post-Study Work Pass: A Step Forward, But...

Dr. Syed Alwee Alsagoff, Fellow, Majlis Profesor Negara- On the back of the revelation of an acute talent shortage for graduates in the high-tech sector coveted by foreign investors,...

Malaysia’s New Post-Study Work Pass: A Step Forward, But...

By Dr. Syed Alwee Alsagoff Talent Shortage Sparks Immigration Rule Change On the back of the revelation of an acute talent shortage for graduates in the high-tech sector  coveted by foreign...

Property

New Launch Boost Skyworld’s Q3 PAT By 31%, Declares...

SkyWorld Development Berhad today announced its unaudited third quarter results for its financial year ending 31 March 2024, for the quarter under review, the developer achieved a revenue of...

TH Props Launches Padang Residences, First Phase Of Kota...

TH Properties Sdn. Bhd. (TH Prop) through its joint venture company, 59 Inc. Sdn. Bhd. (59 Inc.) launched Padang Residences, marking the commencement of Kota Semarak, its inaugural high-rise...

Sime Darby Property Beats Expectations, Analysts Raises TP

Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB) said, today (Feb 26), Sime Darby Property’s (SIMEPROP) 4Q23 core net profit of MYR149m was above expectations. FY23 locked-in sales of MYR3.3b were above management...

News

Fourth Edition Of Selangor Aviation Show 2024 Takes Flight In Sept To Enhance Sector Growth

Invest Selangor Berhad announced today that the fourth edition of the Selangor Aviation Show 2024 (SAS 2024) will be held targeting 25,000 regional participants...

New Launch Boost Skyworld’s Q3 PAT By 31%, Declares First Dividend

SkyWorld Development Berhad today announced its unaudited third quarter results for its financial year ending 31 March 2024, for the quarter under review, the...

G20 Finance Meeting To Set Aside Geopolitics, Focus On Economics

With their countries deeply divided over Israel's attacks on Gaza, finance officials from the Group of 20 major economies are poised to set aside...

Bursa Malaysia Pares Earlier Losses To Close Slightly Lower

Bursa Malaysia pared earlier losses on Monday to settle marginally lower as buying activities emerged towards the end of the trading session, amid the...

Malaysia Ranks No 1 Globally For 5G Consistency Score At 97.27% – Fahmi

Malaysia is now ranked first in the world for 5G Consistency Score at 97.27 percent. The score is by Ookla's specific methodology for measuring...

Petdag’s FY23 PAT Rises To RM943 Million, Declares Final Dividend

Petronas Dagangan released its quarter 4 and full year financial results for the year ending 31 December 2023 , the group’s revenue for the...

Foreign Exchange Rates Feb 26, 2024

The closing Foreign Exchange rates (from Maybank) as at 5pm, Feb 26 are as presented below: CurrencyBank sellTT/ODBank buy(TT)Bank buyOD1 US DOLLAR4.84004.70704.69701 AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR3.19203.06703.05101 BRUNEI...

Singapore To Reserve Checkpoint Automated Immigration Lanes For Locals

While all foreign visitors will have access to automated immigration clearance later this year, some lanes will still be reserved for Singaporeans and permanent residents. The proportion of...

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Ringgit Depreciates Just As PM Assures Efforts To Address...

The ringgit depreciated further today against the dollar, closing at 4.7750 compared to Thursday's...

Persistent Bond Market Outflow As Fed Keeps Hawkish Tone

The foreign fund outflow from the bond market intensified in January 2024, the second...

Malaysia Recorded RM329.5 Billion In Approved Investment In 2023-...

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said Malaysia recorded total approved investments of RM329.5 billion...

Positive Start To 2024 For External Trade

Malaysian exports rebounded (Jan 2024: +8.7% YoY; Dec 2023: -10.1% YoY)  and imports surged...

Strong January Trade Data Bodes Well For 2024 Export...

OCBC Malaysia Senior ASEAN Economist Lavanya Venkateswaran commented on the January trade figures released...

MIDF Expects Export To Grow At 5.2% From -8%...

Malaysia announced its January trade figures with exports growth turning positive with...

BNM Governor Explains On Ringgit’s Position

After a call by the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for Bank Negara...

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