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May 24, 2018 3:44 AM UEM Edgenta's share price falls 1.48% despite jump in earnings

PETALING JAYA: UEM Edgenta's share price fell 1.48% to a low of RM1.99 on early trade, despite reporting an earnings jump for the first quarter ended March 31. At 11.38 am, its share price stood at RM2.00 with some 77,200 shares done. The total asset solutions company's net profit for the first quarter rose 8.3% to RM29.55 million from RM27.28 million 3

May 22, 2018 11:45 AM ECRL – cut the cost, make it work

MANY have voiced concern over the RM60 billion ECRL project but I think there is merit to consider continuing with the project. It will create jobs for Malaysians and generate economic growth in the east coast. I use public transport to travel and I think the ECRL will be of great benefit simply because it will make it easier to travel to Kelantan, Terengganu 4

May 19, 2018 3:30 AM Johor govt to provide more opportunities for local contractors

JOHOR BARU: The Johor government will provide more opportunities for local contractors to implement government development projects. State Public Works, Infrastructure and Transport Committee chairman Mazlan Bujang said it was aimed at helping to generate economic growth as well as controlling the flow of money in the state. "The state government will provide 7

May 18, 2018 9:08 AM Abolishing tolls will impact RM53b of toll-road bonds, sukuk: RAM

KUALA LUMPUR: RAM Ratings (RAM) expects bonds and sukuk issued by toll road concessionaires to be affected by the new administration's intention to abolish the imposition of highway tolls. The rating agency said while the government has indicated that it would uphold the terms of the concessions in implementing the proposal, the settlement terms in the event 11

May 16, 2018 7:40 AM Ten Johor state Exco members sworn in

JOHOR BARU: Ten members of the Johor state executive council (exco) took their oath of office before the Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar at the Istana Besar Singgahsana Room, today morning. Also present at the swearing-in ceremony were the Tunku Mahkota of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim and members of the royal family. According to a statement 11

May 16, 2018 3:03 AM All 10 S'gor Excos assigned with respective portfolios (Update)

SHAH ALAM: All of the ten executive councillors (Exco) of the newly–formed Selangor state government have been assigned to their respective portfolios, said Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali (pix). Mohamed Azmin said the new exco line–up had taken their oath of secrecy on government affairs during an earlier meeting held at the state secretariat 9

May 15, 2018 12:52 AM Italy's League leader sets conditions on government talks

ROME: Cracks appeared in nascent coalition negotiations between Italy's far-right and anti-establishment political forces Monday after nationalist League leader Matteo Salvini said "key issues" remained unsolved and the Five Star Movement (M5S) asked for more time to close a deal. Following a weekend of intense negotiations, the leader of the anti-establishment 6

May 8, 2018 10:51 AM UEM Edgenta increases dividend payout ratio

PETALING JAYA: UEM Edgenta Bhd will adopt a new dividend policy of at least 50% and up to 80% dividend payout ratio based on the reported consolidated net profit attributable to shareholders after non-controlling interest (patanci), with effect from the financial year ending Dec 31, 2018. This is higher than the previous dividend policy payout ratio 4

May 5, 2018 12:36 PM Govt subsidises RM129k for each unit of Sentul Murni PPR

KUALA LUMPUR: The government provides subsidy of RM129,200 for the construction of each unit under the Sentul Murni People's Housing Programme (PPR) here, according to National Housing Department director-general N. Jayaselan. He said the cost of building each house in the Sentul Murni PPR, including land cost and infrastructure, was RM164,200 and the houses 7

May 1, 2018 8:02 AM We're serious about alleviating Penang's traffic woes: BN

NIBONG TEBAL: Barisan Nasional (BN) is serious about alleviating Penang's traffic congestion woes with the construction of a third overland bridge. Penang Umno liaison committee chairman Datuk Seri Zainal Abidin Osman said when the volume along the two cross channel bridges have reached almost maximum capacity, BN will suggest the construction of a third 9