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August 30, 2018 6:58 AM RHB grows Q2 net profit by 12.2% on higher net interest income and lower credit losses

PETALING JAYA: RHB Bank Bhd grew second quarter ended June 30, 2018 net profit by 12.2%, on higher net interest income, income from Islamic banking business and significantly lower credit losses. Lower credit losses was mainly due to a RM19.0 million charge for equity instruments designated at fair value through other comprehensive income for the quarter 91

August 30, 2018 5:36 AM Petronas ups dividend payout to RM24b for 2018 as Q2 profit nearly doubles

KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) announced today a higher dividend payout of RM24 billion to the federal government this year after its net profit leaped 94% for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. This represents a 50% rise compared with the RM16 billion dividends last year. Petronas' net profit stood at RM13.6 billion for the April-June 82

August 24, 2018 4:26 AM SP Setia's share price fall 2 sen despite higher profit

PETALING JAYA: SP Setia Bhd’s shares were down by 0.68% or 2 sen to RM2.92 this morning despite achieving a 76.7% jump in earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. At 11.04 am, the stock was trading at RM2.92 with 391,100 shares done. Yesterday, the group reported a 76.7% surge in net profit during the quarter to RM442.74 million from RM250.57 million 76

August 15, 2018 2:51 PM Public Bank posts 4.8% jump in Q2 net profit, declares 32 sen dividend

PETALING JAYA: Public Bank Bhd's net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 rose 4.8% to RM1.40 billion from RM1.33 billion a year ago due mainly to higher net interest income, higher income from Islamic banking business, lower loan impairment allowance and higher net fee and commission income. Revenue jumped 5.2% to RM5.44 billion compared 83

August 15, 2018 1:01 PM Petronas Gas Q2 earnings up 19.7%

PETALING JAYA: Petronas Gas Bhd’s earnings rose 19.7% to RM509.3 million in the second quarter (Q2) ended June 30 from RM425.3 million in the previous corresponding quarter in tandem with higher revenue. Revenue for the quarter grew 15.7% to RM1.36 billion, compared with RM1.17 billion in the same period last year, mainly contributed by the group’s new LNG regasification 40

August 6, 2018 1:31 PM ‘Gamuda should accept Splash offer’

PETALING JAYA: Despite the lower than expected valuation, Gamuda Bhd should consider accepting the latest offer from the Selangor government for Syarikat Pengeluar Air Sungai Selangor Sdn Bhd (Splash) as it is more reasonable compared with the previous offers, according to analysts. Kenanga Research expected an offer price of RM3.1 billion to RM3.5 billion 30

July 29, 2018 12:57 PM Axiata to book non-cash loss on Idea-Vodafone deal

PETALING JAYA: Axiata Group said it is likely to book a RM1.5 billion to RM3 billion non-cash financial loss from the merger of 16.33% owned Idea Cellular and Vodafone Idea Ltd, which will make it the largest carrier in India by subscribers and revenue market share. Together, Axiata Group said in a statement, Vodafone Idea will serve a customer base of 440 million 20

June 30, 2018 6:21 AM Pakatan Harapan can fall unless it upholds people's trust: Dr M

LANGKAWI: The Pakatan Harapan government has pledged not to do what the previous government had done - failing to uphold the people's trust, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today. He said he and the Pakatan Harapan coalition could be toppled by the people if they did anything contrary to the laws and religion. "Tell me if I cheat. I can be dropped 19

June 17, 2018 12:25 PM Bursa trading velocity profoundly low during World Cup

PETALING JAYA: The trading velocity in Malaysia during the 2018 World Cup is expected to be subdued not just because of this event but also due to the festive season, according to MIDF Research. “We do not expect the World Cup event to change the fundamentals of all stocks under our coverage. Hence, we maintain our FBM KLCI year-end 2018 target of 1,800 points 39

June 13, 2018 3:27 AM BAuto share price up on strong Q4 earnings

PETALING JAYA: Bermaz Auto Bhd's (BAuto) share price rose 2.15% this morning after its net profit for the fourth quarter ended April 30, 2018 more than doubled to RM57.19 million from RM22.21 million a year ago, largely due to higher revenue recorded by the domestic operations, improvement in gross profit margin as a result of the strengthening of the ringgit 39