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April 20, 2018 12:25 PM Fernandes: Robust economy spurred AirAsia to hit record numbers

File picture of AirAsia Group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes delivering a speech at the launch of the company’s new headquarters in Sepang March 1, 2018. ― Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, April 20 ― Malaysia’s robust economy has helped low-cost carrier AirAsia hit record numbers, its Group Chief Executive Officer, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said. “Economy 8

April 18, 2018 3:57 AM The Mistake Of Underestimating PAS

“Where does PAS gets money to put calon on more than 150 seats? That alone prove PAS received 90 million from Najib!” PAS have around 1.5 million members. If each members donate rm10 that is already RM15 million. If RM100 that’s already RM150 million. And itu belum masuk duit from penyokong PAS like me who are not ahli PAS. And as i said, ahli dan penyokong 9

April 17, 2018 6:38 AM Mier sees inflation moderating to 3pc

Executive Director of Mier Zakariah Abdul Rashid speaks at the 23rd Corporate Economic Briefing in Kuala Lumpur April 17, 2018. — Picture by Miera ZulyanaKUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Malaysia’s inflation rate is set to dip to 3 per cent in 2018 on the back of the local currency’s recovery, according to the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (Mier) 9

April 12, 2018 12:51 PM Wholesale, retail sales value up 7.5% in February

PETALING JAYA: Wholesale and retail trade sales value rose 7.5% to RM97.3 billion in February compared with the RM90.5 billion registered in the corresponding period last year, on the back of the positive growth of 9.2% and 7.5% in retail trade and wholesale trade, respectively. On a month-on-month (mom) basis, wholesale and retail sales declined 3.8% from RM101.1billion 6

April 4, 2018 2:02 AM Ringgit edges up against US dollar at opening

A return of buying support gives the ringgit a positive opening against the US dollar. — File picKUALA LUMPUR, April 4 — The ringgit was slightly higher against the US dollar at opening today on the back of a recovery in demand for the local note. At 9am, the local note was quoted at 3.8610/8640 compared with yesterday's 3.8640/8680. However, the currency 12

March 30, 2018 4:18 AM Bank Negara official reserve assets at US$103.69b at end-Feb

PETALING JAYA: Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) official reserve assets amounted to US$103.69 billion as at the end of February 2018, while other foreign currency assets stood at US$1.58 billion. In a statement today, the central bank said for the next 12 months, the pre-determined short-term outflows of foreign currency loans arising from scheduled repayment 8

March 28, 2018 3:04 AM BIMB Invest declares 8% yield for BIMB-Arabesque i Global Dividend Fund 1

KUALA LUMPUR: BIMB Investment Management Bhd (BIMB Invest), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd, has declared an 8% income distribution yield for its multi-currency global syariah-environmental, social and governance (ESG) equity fund, the BIMB-Arabesque i Global Dividend Fund 1. The income distribution exceeded its benchmark target 8

March 21, 2018 12:45 PM Malaysia’s debt profile can mitigate currency, interest rate shocks, says Moody’s

Anushka Shah, assistant VP and analyst for sovereign risk group at Moody’s Investors Service, speaking during Moody’s Inside Asean Spotlight on Malaysia media roundtable in Kuala Lumpur, March 21, 2018. — Picture by Firdaus LatifKUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — Malaysia’s debt profile, mainly funded by the ringgit, acts as a mitigating factor in the event of currency 6

March 21, 2018 4:19 AM Malaysia’s February inflation rate at 1.4pc, below forecast

A Malaysia Ringgit note is seen in this illustration photo June 1, 2017. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — Malaysia’s consumer price index in February rose 1.4 per cent from a year earlier, government data showed today. February’s annual inflation rate was below the 1.9 per cent forecast in a Reuters poll, and well below the 2.7 per cent posted 6

March 18, 2018 11:25 AM Top Glove to launch condom brand

SHAH ALAM: The world’s largest glove manufacturer Top Glove Corp Bhd plans to launch its own condom brand Top Feel by year-end and will emulate its glove business model for its condom business, where 80% will be catered for original equipment manufacturers. Chairman Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai said the group intends to start condom production by June or July this year and is also looking 7