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LAST_UPDATETue, 19 Jun 2018 10am

Cypark Wins RM261m Job To Build Large Scale Solar Plant

PETALING JAYA: Cove Suria Sdn Bhd has awarded a RM261 million turnkey contract to Cypark Resources Bhd to build a large scale 30MW solar plant at Empangan Kelinchi, Negeri Sembilan.

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Number Of Women Agricultural Entrepreneurs To Be Increased - Ahmad Shabery

Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.SERDANG -- Increasing the number of women entrepreneurs in the agricultural and agrofood sector is among the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry vision for 2018, said its minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.

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Malaysia On Track To Reach 50pc RE Goal By 2050

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA is well on its way to reach the 50 per cent renewable energy (RE) target by 2050, with current levels at 21.67 per cent (7,271 megawatt).

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Malaysia Airlines Names New COO

Ahmad Luqman Mohd Azmi.

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG) has appointed Ahmad Luqman Mohd Azmi as Malaysia Airlines Bhd’s (MAB) new Chief Operations Officer (COO), effective Feb 1, 2018.

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Takaful Malaysia Records Net Profit In FY17

KUALA LUMPUR – Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Bhd posted a record net profit for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2017, with an 18 per cent increase in profit after tax and zakat (PATZ) to RM205.1 million from RM174.5 million in the previous financial year.

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Asia Stocks Edge Back From Record Highs, Trump Comments Support Dollar

TOKYO: Asian stocks edged back from record highs today but were still poised to end the week with strong gains, while the battered dollar won back some ground after President Donald Trump said he wanted a strong US currency.

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Uniform Global Curbs On Cryptocurrency Trading May Be Hard: BOJ Official

Pic: ReutersTOKYO: Policymakers around the world may debate ways to deal with the volatility of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies but imposing global, across-the-board regulations on their trading won’t be easy, a senior Bank of Japan official said on Thursday.

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Government Proposes Lowering Housing Loan Interest Rate

PUTRAJAYA: The government, via the National Housing Department, has proposed lowering the current housing loan interest rate.

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Japanese Entrepreneur Wins Lamborghini Huracan Spyder In MAHB Contest

KUALA LUMPUR: A Japanese entrepreneur has won himself a Lamborghini Huracan Spyder after spending about RM2 million on luxury watches at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) last year.

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Investors Laud Higher Transparency In Enhanced Auditors Report

KUALA LUMPUR: Most stakeholders have preferred the new enhanced auditors’ report (EAR) as they acknowledge the improvements the new standards bring, a key tool in navigating complex financial reports.

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