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August 17, 2018 4:10 AM KPJ share price down marginally despite increase in Q2 earnings

PETALING JAYA: KPJ Healthcare Bhd’s share price fell 0.88% at noon despite posting a 31.62% rise in its net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 to RM42.34 million from RM32.17 million a year ago driven by its improved performance in Malaysia. The group said revenue for the quarter rose 2.92% to RM801.33 million from RM778.60 million a year ago. For the six months 3

August 17, 2018 2:47 AM Ringgit opens flat against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was traded unchanged against the greenback from yesterday's close as investors awaited the announcement of the country's second-quarter economic growth report by the central bank. At 9am, the local note was traded at 4.1030/1070 against the US dollar. A dealer said traders were also holding back as Washington will be resuming 4

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 6

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 5

August 14, 2018 3:39 PM India's Fortis sees signs of recovery, shareholders approve takeover by IHH Healthcare

BENGAlURU: Cash-strapped Indian hospital operator Fortis Healthcare Ltd said today it was starting to see some signs of recovery, as it secured shareholder approval for its takeover by Malaysia's IHH Healthcare Bhd. Fortis, which operates about 30 private hospitals in India, reported a net loss of 707.4 million rupees (RM41.5 million) for the three months 5

August 14, 2018 1:04 PM Lazada, Shopee, 11Street top e-commerce ranking

PETALING JAYA: Lazada, Shopee and 11Street have been ranked the top three companies in terms of the most visited website in Malaysia in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018, according to iPrice Group’s Map of E-Commerce (MoE) list. Based in KL, iPrice Group is a privately owned online shopping aggregator. According to its portal, the MoE ranks Malaysia’s 4

August 10, 2018 7:54 AM Greek chic: Tsitsipas stuns Djokovic in Toronto

TORONTO, Canada: Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated his second seed in as many days at the Toronto Masters on Thursday, stunning Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals. The Greek teenager, who turns 20 on Sunday, followed up his defeat of seventh seed Dominic Thiem, beating four-time champion Djokovic, seeded ninth 9

August 8, 2018 11:21 AM Economic performance post-GE14 can't be assessed yet, Dewan Rakyat told

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's economic performance after the 14th General Election (GE14) cannot be fully assessed based on the current economic data, according to Deputy Economic Affairs Minister Dr Mohd Radzi Md Jidin. He said the available economic data only covers up to the first quarter of 2018, with the short-term economic indicators covering only up to May. He was replying 3

August 8, 2018 3:44 AM Hartalega's share price rise 3.24% on higher Q1 profit

PETALING JAYA: Hartalega Holdings Bhd’s share price rose 3.24% this morning after the group reported a 29.6% rise in net profit for the first quarter ended June 30, 2018. At 11.38am, its share price was 3.24% or 20 sen higher at RM6.37 with 3.78 million shares traded, making it one of the top gainers. The group’s net profit for the quarter soared 29.6% to RM124.87 million 6

August 7, 2018 1:33 PM Hartalega’s Q1 profit up 29.6% on higher sales

PETALING JAYA: Hartalega Holdings Bhd’s net profit soared 29.6% to RM124.87 million for the first quarter ended June 30 compared with RM96.39 million, driven by higher sales volume and additional production capacity. The glove manufacturer said in a filing with the stock exchange that lower costs of nitrile, chemical and upkeep of plant and machinery 8