Trading and commerce news from Malaysia


Malaysia , Thursday 24 May 2018

Financial News Malaysia: MSM reports 1Q net profit on cheaper raw material, favourable forex - The Edge Markets MY

News channel or source: http://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/msm-reports-1q-net-profit-cheaper-raw-material-favourable-forex
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

The Edge Markets MYMSM reports 1Q net profit on cheaper raw material, favourable forexThe Edge Markets MYKUALA LUMPUR (MAY 23): Sugar producer MSM Malaysia Holdings Bhd reported a net profit of RM15.81 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 (1QFY18) ve...

Financial News Malaysia: Axiata Group blames India stake, forex for Q1 loss - Mobile World Live

News channel or source: https://www.mobileworldlive.com/asia/asia-news/axiata-group-blames-india-stake-forex-for-q1-loss/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Mobile World LiveAxiata Group blames India stake, forex for Q1 lossMobile World LiveDespite continued improvements at most of its operating companies across Asia, Malaysia-based Axiata Group posted a net loss for the first quarter of the year due to the strength o...

Financial News Malaysia: RHB Bank is said to hire UBS James Yeo as regional head of M&A - The Star Online

News channel or source: https://www.thestar.com.my/business/business-news/2018/05/23/rhb-bank-is-said-to-hire-ubs-james-yeo/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

The Star OnlineRHB Bank is said to hire UBS James Yeo as regional head of M&AThe Star OnlineKUALA LUMPUR: RHB Bank Bhd, the fifth-biggest Malaysian lender by market value, has hired UBS Group AG's James Yeo as regional head of mergers and acquisitions, peo...

Financial News Malaysia: Malaysia: RHB Bank names UBS Asset's James Yeo as regional head of M&A - DEALSTREETASIA

News channel or source: https://www.dealstreetasia.com/stories/rhb-ubs-james-yeo-98402/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

DEALSTREETASIAMalaysia: RHB Bank names UBS Asset's James Yeo as regional head of M&ADEALSTREETASIARHB Bank Bhd., the fifth-biggest Malaysian lender by market value, has hired UBS Group AG's James Yeo as regional head of mergers and acquisitions. Yeo, 4...

Financial News Malaysia: Malaysia April inflation rises at slower-than-expected rate - Nikkei Asian Review

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Markets/Nikkei-Markets/Malaysia-April-inflation-rises-at-slower-than-expected-rate
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Nikkei Asian ReviewMalaysia April inflation rises at slower-than-expected rateNikkei Asian ReviewThat could give Bank Negara Malaysia room to hold interest rates steady for the rest of 2018. "We believe headline inflation will trend towards the lower end of B...

Financial News Malaysia: Grab & Maybank team up to drive adoption of mobile wallets in Malaysia - AlgosOnline (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://algosonline.com/news/grab-and-maybank-team-up-to-drive-adoption-of-mobile-wallets-in-malaysia
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

AlgosOnline (press release) (blog)Grab & Maybank team up to drive adoption of mobile wallets in MalaysiaAlgosOnline (press release) (blog)Grab, the globally renowned Singapore headquartered ride-hailing firm, is reportedly planning to collaborate with Malayan ...

Financial News Malaysia: Malaysia's IPO market likely to rev up from July - Nikkei Asian Review

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Markets/Nikkei-Markets/Malaysia-s-IPO-market-likely-to-rev-up-from-July
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Nikkei Asian ReviewMalaysia's IPO market likely to rev up from JulyNikkei Asian ReviewStill, there could be short-term uncertainties in the financial markets - be it in equities, bonds or currencies - until there are clear and transparent policy formulation, s...

Financial News Malaysia: Malaysia shares fell most in 4 months on geopolitical woes - Nikkei Asian Review

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Markets/Nikkei-Markets/Malaysia-shares-fell-most-in-4-months-on-geopolitical-woes
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Nikkei Asian ReviewMalaysia shares fell most in 4 months on geopolitical woesNikkei Asian ReviewKUALA LUMPUR (Nikkei Markets) -- Malaysia's shares plunged Wednesday with the benchmark index sinking to the lowest in four months, while Singapore shares fell amid...

Financial News Malaysia: Taiwan Bank Customers Ready to Embrace Artificial Intelligence and Automation in Digital Banking – Unisys Banking ... - Global Banking And Finance Review (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.globalbankingandfinance.com/taiwan-bank-customers-ready-to-embrace-artificial-intelligence-and-automation-in-digital-banking-unisys-banking-insights-survey/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Global Banking And Finance Review (press release)Taiwan Bank Customers Ready to Embrace Artificial Intelligence and Automation in Digital Banking – Unisys Banking ...Global Banking And Finance Review (press release)Unisys APAC Banking Insights – Banking on the...

Financial News Malaysia: '1MDB unable to pay debt due May 30' - New Straits Times Online

News channel or source: https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2018/05/372422/1mdb-unable-pay-debt-due-may-30
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

New Straits Times Online'1MDB unable to pay debt due May 30'New Straits Times OnlineFinance Minister Lim Guan Eng speaking to reporters after meeting the management of 1MDB today. - NSTP/Mohd Fadli Hamzah. By Nst Team - May 23, 2018 @ 6:57pm. PUTRAJAYA: 1M...

Financial News Malaysia: Remaking a country: Malaysia's new leaders get to work - Irish Times

News channel or source: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/asia-pacific/remaking-a-country-malaysia-s-new-leaders-get-to-work-1.3505416
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Irish TimesRemaking a country: Malaysia's new leaders get to workIrish Timesasks Steve Clayton, chief executive of JPMorgan in Malaysia. “There's a pretty substantial hole to fill.” Mr Mahathir will also have to lay out how he will ensure that the frui...

Financial News Malaysia: Guan Eng slams Arul Kanda as 'dishonest, untrustworthy' - Free Malaysia Today

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2018/05/23/guan-eng-slams-arul-kanda-as-dishonest-untrustworthy/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Free Malaysia TodayGuan Eng slams Arul Kanda as 'dishonest, untrustworthy'Free Malaysia TodayPUTRAJAYA: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng slammed 1MDB president and chief executive Arul Kanda as being “utterly dishonest and untrustworthy” at a meeting to d...

Financial News Malaysia: 1MDB 'insolvent', unable to service its debt: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng - Channel NewsAsia

News channel or source: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/1mdb-unable-to-service-debt-lim-guan-eng-finance-minister-10262278
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Channel NewsAsia1MDB 'insolvent', unable to service its debt: Finance Minister Lim Guan EngChannel NewsAsiaMalaysia finance minister Lim Guan Eng meeting with 1MDB board Malaysia's state investment firm 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) is insolvent,...

Financial News Malaysia: New 1MDB audit into 'scam' behind RM9.8 billion 'units' - Free Malaysia Today

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2018/05/23/new-1mdb-audit-into-scam-behind-rm9-8-billion-units/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

Free Malaysia TodayNew 1MDB audit into 'scam' behind RM9.8 billion 'units'Free Malaysia TodayLim said 1MDB president Arul Kanda Kandasamy, who is on “gardening” leave until the end of his contract next month, had said he was in the dark about t...

Financial News Malaysia: Some 1MDB investments described as 'scam', says Finance Minister - New Straits Times Online

News channel or source: https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2018/05/372456/some-1mdb-investments-described-scam-says-finance-minister
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

New Straits Times OnlineSome 1MDB investments described as 'scam', says Finance MinisterNew Straits Times Online"In fact, Arul is today singing a completely different tune from the songs he sang to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) as recorded in th...