Opinion

Half of Generation Z willing to accept short-term economic...

Nearly half (47%) of Generation Z would be willing to accept short-term economic limitations, such as lower GDP growth, for policymakers to invest in a longer-term strategy that promotes...

New Globalisation Emerging – Driven By China, Digital Economy

The idea that globalisation has ended is growing in popularity with some economic analysts. Parallel to this is the idea that China is no longer a player in globalisation...

Malaysian Equities Expected to Have Decent Growth This Year,...

Malaysia started 2023 on a more resilient footing compared to prior years. The recently concluded general election has given a new leaf for the country as competing, decades-old political...

What To Make of The Latest Global Central Bank...

This week, three of the world’s most powerful central banks raised rates to new 14-year highs and signalled they are likely to hike at least once more and remain...

Latest U.S. Jobs Report An All-Time Head Scratcher

For months, the Fed has been warily watching the U.S. economy’s robust job gains out of concern that employers, desperate to hire, would keep boosting pay and, in turn,...

Property

Digitalising The Construction And Engineering Sector Now Possible

Sivdio Imaging Sdn Bhd, a leading providers of state-of-the-art imaging and visual data acquisition technology, has recently launched its enhanced Remote Construction Monitoring (RCM) solution utilising OpticVyu technology, designed to contribute...

KLCCP Closes 2022 With 80% Jump In PBT To...

The group closed the year with a strong performance after recovering from a beleaguered 2021 due to the global pandemic, the REIT manager saw its financial year 2022 which...

Vestland Awarded RM63 Million Contract To Build A 33...

Vestland Resources Sdn Bhd has accepted a Letter of Award from Rimbun Merdu Sdn Bhd to undertake the main building and associated works for one block of 33-storey service...

News

Asian Private-Equity Firms Must Improve ESG Measures Amid Mounting Regulatory, Investor Scrutiny

Private-equity firms will need to ensure that environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting is properly implemented in their operations, as investors are increasingly demanding...

Malaysia To See Economic Growth, Evade Recession In 2023 Despite Global Headwinds, Says Tengku Zafrul

Malaysia is confident of achieving positive growth and avoiding a recession this year despite having to navigate through global headwinds. Even though the country’s economic...

Telco’s Can Offer Cheaper Rates Than Determined By Government

The Unity Internet Package announced by the government is just a baseline for telecommunications companies in providing the service to their customers, Minister of...

Defunded MPs Told To Seek Alternative Sources

MPs have been urged to practise prudence and maximise all available resources to meet the needs of their constituents despite the reduction in their...

China’s Renewable Power Installation To See Robust Growth: Fitch

China will continue increasing the deployment of renewable power in 2023 on strong demand, lower raw-material costs, and a low-base effect for wind power,...

Singaporean Pays RM7,700 For Blackpink Tickets, Scalpers At It Again

When Ms. Kaethe Fok learned that the K-pop girl group Mamamoo was coming to town, she decided to buy concert tickets for the first...

Nestle Set To Raise Food Prices In 2023

Nestle will have to raise prices of its food products further this year to offset higher production costs that it has yet to fully pass...

LPP And FAMA Instructed To Intervene Quickly In Addressing Vegetable Shortages

LPP and the FAMA both agencies under the Ministry Of Agriculture and Food Security have been instructed to take immediate intervention measures to overcome...

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Ringgit Outlook Neutral To Bullish In Coming Week

Despite the Fed’s less hawkish stance which sent the USD index back to below...

RCEP, CPTPP To Alleviate Malaysia’s 2024 External Trade Performances

2022 marks the second year of double-digit growth in external trade. For the whole...

December Monetary And Financial Highlights: BNM

Bank Negara released its December monetary and financial highlights toplining the report is inflation...

Impact Of Fed Pivot On The Appreciation Of The...

Regional currencies appreciated from the lows in 2022, about two to four months ago....

Short Term Rates Set To Remain Stable On BNM’s...

Short-term rates are expected to remain stable today on Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) operations...

Indonesia CPO Price Benchmark Plan Detrimental To Malaysia Palm...

After Indonesia announced that it plans to have its own CPO price benchmark, Malaysia...

10 Malaysian Companies Vying For RM33.31 Billion MENA Healthcare...

MATRADE is looking to create export opportunities for Malaysian medical devices and healthcare services...

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