Opinion

Waste-to-Energy: Is There A Better Alternative To Incineration?

By Chia Chu Hung is a Research Assistant at EMIR Research, an independent think tank focused on strategic policy recommendations based on rigorous research. Malaysia still heavily relies on landfilling...

It’s The Economy Stupid!

The famous election slogan of Bill Clinton, “It’s the economy, stupid!” was very instrumental in catapulting the underdog Clinton to victory in the 1992 US presidential election. The then incumbent...

Maximising Career Opportunities Through WBL

By: Dr. Abdul Rahman Zahari, Senior Lecturer at the UNITEN Business School (UBS), Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) Many employers would agree that the minimum of two or three months of...

Is The EV Honeymoon Over As Demand Decelerates And...

By Kavitha Yarlagadda is an independent writer based in Hyderabad, India The popularity of electric vehicles has surged in the last few years, from just 1.4 per cent of passenger car sales...

How GenAI Fueled Cyberattacks Can Influence Asia Elections Outcome

CrowdStrike (Nasdaq: CRWD) today announced the findings of the 2024 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report, highlighting a surge in adversaries leveraging stolen identity credentials to exploit gaps in cloud environments...

Property

Axis REIT To Acquire Industrial Complex From Amsteel For...

Axis Real Estate Investment Trust’s entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire an industrial complex, from Amsteel Mills Sdn. Bhd. for a cash consideration of RM49 million. After...

Kerjaya Optimistic To Conclude The Year Positively

Kerjaya Prospek Property Berhad announced its third quarter results with revenue rising 21.4% to RM99.3 million from RM81.8 million in the preceding year’s corresponding period. The higher revenue it said...

Sime Darby Property Achieves Highest Earnings Since Demerger

Sime Darby Property Berhad concluded its fiscal year ended 31 December 2023 with its highest post-2017 demerger revenue and operating profit, reaching RM3.4 billion and RM606.4 million, respectively. This...

News

Malakoff Records RM964 Loss, Expects Stability In 2024

For the quarter ended 31 December 2023, Malakoff recorded RM2,262.4 million in revenue, a decrease of RM710.3 million or 23.9% from RM2,972.7 million reported...

FDI Into China Decreases 11.7% To US$112 Billion In January

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Chinese mainland in actual use stood at 112.71 billion yuan (about 15.86 billion U.S. dollars) in January, down...

Titijaya Appoints Former KL Mayor As Chairman

Titijaya Land Berhad has appointed Datuk Seri Haji Mahadi Bin C.Ngah the former mayor of Kuala Lumpur as its Chairman effective 23 February 2024. Datuk...

Samchem Turns Around Swiftly, Declares Fourth Dividend

Samchem Holdings announced its fourth quarter results with revenue increasing 13% to RM308.3 million, compared to RM273.3 million in the previous year's corresponding quarter...

Axis REIT To Acquire Industrial Complex From Amsteel For RM49 Million

Axis Real Estate Investment Trust’s entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire an industrial complex, from Amsteel Mills Sdn. Bhd. for a...

Kerjaya Optimistic To Conclude The Year Positively

Kerjaya Prospek Property Berhad announced its third quarter results with revenue rising 21.4% to RM99.3 million from RM81.8 million in the preceding year’s corresponding period....

IOI Corp’s Q2 Profit Suffers

IOI Corporation released its Q2 FY2024 financial results with the group reporting a profit before tax of RM417.9 million as compared to RM857.0 million...

Sports Toto Sees Q2 Profit Dropping 60% From Reduced Draws

Sports Toto Berhad reported a revenue of RM1.37 billion for the current quarter, showing a drop of 2.8% compared to the revenue of RM1.41...

Editor's Choice

Entrepreneur

Global Highlights

Markets

Net Zero 2050

Subscribe to our newsletter

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Stay Connected

Next Phase

Trade

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...

Scale Up

Travel & Dining