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LAST_UPDATEThu, 27 Apr 2017 9am

Eversafe Rubber Shares Close 14% Higher On Debut

PETALING JAYA: Eversafe Rubber Bhd made its debut on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd today with its share price closing 13.9%, or 5 sen higher at 41 sen, above its 36 sen issue price. Some 73.7 million shares were traded.

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Takaful Ikhlas Hopes To Record Better Contributions At MSAM 2017

KUALA LUMPUR -- Takaful Ikhlas Bhd hopes to record better contributions at Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia 2017 (MSAM 2017) compared to RM2 million in last year's event, said President/Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Ab Latiff Abu Bakar.

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Construction Of Malaysia's Biggest Sugar Refinery Almost Complete - Isa Samad

Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad.

JEMPOL - Malaysia's biggest sugar refinery, which is being constructed in Tanjung Langsat, Johor, is 80 per cent complete, and is expected to produce one million metric tonne of refined sugar, annually, once it starts operations next year, said Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV) Chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad.

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Plastc Swiped $9 Million From Backers And Just Completely Vanished

Plastc launched in 2014 with the promise of shipping a single card that could digitally hold 20 credit or debit cards that a user could switch between. The company raised more than $9 million through preorders, and today, after shipping to no backers, the company said it’s planning to file for bankruptcy and will shut down.

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General Motors Quits Venezuela After Officials Seize Plant

General Motors said Wednesday it has been forced to stop operating in Venezuela after one of its plants was illegally seized by local authorities.

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Malaysia Needs More Certified Financial Planners

Pic: MoneyChoice.orgKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia needs more certified financial planners (CFPs) to serve the growing demand for financial advice and financial planning in the country.

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C&C Eyes 70 Pct Sales From Mercedes CKD Units In 2017

KUALA LUMPUR -- Cycle & Carriage Bintang Bhd (C&C), the largest dealer of Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Malaysia, expects the locally-assembled completely knocked down (CKD) models to contribute up to 70 per cent to the company's sales this year.

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Johari Meets US Chamber Of Commerce To Discuss TPP Issues

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani has met the United States Chamber of Commerce to discuss issues arising from the uncertain future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

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Barbie Out Of Fashion As Mattel Slumps

Barbie sales fell 13% in the first quarter, adding to a much worse-than-expected slump for Mattel, the world's largest toy company.

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EPF Records RM46.56 Bln Investment Income In 2016

KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund ended 2016 with RM46.56 billion in total gross investment income, up from RM44.23 billion, it recorded the previous year amid a low global growth and lackluster corporate earnings.

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