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February 22, 2018 5:18 AM Development in Malaysia proof country not bankrupt, Najib says

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said that Malaysia was in good hands economically as the government has made bold decisions to ensure its progress, while reducing debt to 50.4 per cent with the self-imposed Gross Domestic Product limit. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 22 — If Malaysia was a bankrupt, there wouldn’t be development taking place, says Prime 5

February 22, 2018 3:49 AM Toyo Ink queried over share price spike

PETALING JAYA: Toyo Ink Group Bhd has been slapped with an unusual market activity (UMA) query by Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd on the sharp rise in the price of the company's shares recently. As at 11.59am, Toyo Ink's share price rose 32.05% to RM1.03 with 4.46 million shares changing hands. It was trading at 58 sen on Feb 9 and to date, the stock has risen 5

February 22, 2018 3:25 AM Rafizi's conviction among reasons for M'sia's drop in CPI ranking: TI-M

KUALA LUMPUR: The recent conviction of lawmaker Rafizi Ramli for whistle-blowing is among the reasons that affected Malaysia's global anti-corruption scores. Malaysia dropped to 62nd place for the 2017 rankings among 180 countries in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) from 55th in 2016. "The reason is simple. The 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) issue 5

February 22, 2018 2:47 AM Transparency International sees graft fight at global standstill

BERLIN: Governments are not doing enough in the global fight against graft, anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International (TI) said Wednesday as it presented its annual corruption perceptions index. Many nations have made no progress at all over the past six years, the group found. "More corruption correlates with less respect for civil liberties 5

February 21, 2018 12:44 PM Lower Q4 net profit for UOA Development

PETALING JAYA: UOA Development Bhd’s earnings dropped 44.6% to RM191.8 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2017, from RM346 million in the previous corresponding quarter, mainly due to the absence of fair value adjustments in the current quarter. Revenue declined 26.4% to RM199.27 million, compared with RM270.64 million in the same period in 2016. UOA has recommended 10

February 21, 2018 7:24 AM UOA Development profit falls to RM491.18m

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — UOA Development Bhd's net profit for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2017 (FY17) fell to RM491.18 million from RM676.72 million registered in 2016. Revenue, however, rose to RM1.08 billion from RM996.19 million previously, it said in a filing to Bursa Malaysia today. In the fourth quarter of FY2017, net profit decreased to RM191.79 million 6

February 21, 2018 12:22 AM Freeform orders pilot for women-in-the-workplace comedy, ‘Girls Code’

Director Paul Feig — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Feb 21 — Freeform, the American cable television channel owned by the Disney-ABC Television Group division of The Walt Disney Company, has given the green light for female-led comedy Girls Code (working title). The project was written and created by Kim Rosenstock, a writer-producer for New Girl who has also worked 9

February 20, 2018 2:56 PM Oxfam chief apologises for ‘babies in cots’ comment as more abuse reported

A sign is seen above a branch of Oxfam, in central London, Britain February 13, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, Feb 20 — Oxfam’s chief executive apologised today for saying a wave of condemnation over sex abuse by its staff was disproportionate as it had not “murdered babies in their cots” after a scandal that has prompted new reports of abuse. Mark Goldring 9

February 20, 2018 12:22 PM JIC failed to deliver vacant possession, says Star Media

PETALING JAYA: Star Media Group Bhd claims that Jaks Resources Bhd’s sub-subsidiary Jaks Island Circle Sdn Bhd (JIC) failed to deliver vacant possession of Tower A by the stipulated deadline enabling it to demand the RM50 million bank guarantees pledged as security. “The deadline for the delivery of vacant possession of Tower A had expired on Feb 15, 2018 following 8

February 20, 2018 2:59 AM Jaks share price down on dispute with Star Media Group

PETALING JAYA: Jaks Resources Bhd's (JRB) share price fell 2.72% this morning after its sub-subsidiary Jaks Island Circle Sdn Bhd (JIC) instructed solicitors to file with the High Court an injunction to stop Star Media Group from claiming a bank guarantee of RM50 million provided for under a joint development project in Seksyen 13, Petaling Jaya. JRB’s 6