Archive for November, 2013

Give more thought to the proposed cable car system

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

The game plan appears to be cable car lines from the Municipal Youth Park, the adjoining Botanical Gardens and Teluk Bahang, under a draft Special Area Plan for Penang Hill that was unveiled less than a month ago. The state authorities’ endless fixation on the hill is understandable, given its money-making potential. On an island […]

Follow-through rebound likely to continue next week

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) closed higher at 1,812.72 points yesterday. Overall market sentiment improved considerably last week, with the FBM KLCI posting a week-on-week gain of 18.20 points. The benchmark index saw 23 gainers and six losers last week. The FBM KLCI opened higher at 1,797.29 points on Monday before hitting its […]

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Saturday, November 30th, 2013

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Easier process to secure construction permits

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

MALAYSIA will have all it takes to move up in the next World Bank rankings for ease of doing business when it embarks on an ambitious plan to improve efficiency in dealing with construction permits. It is targeting a Top 20 spot in terms of dealing with construction permits. Although Malaysia has jumped to 43rd […]

China’s Economy, in Six Charts

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

China’s Economy, in Six Charts http://feeds.harvardbusiness.org/~r/harvardbusiness/~3/Kdvz8q_MzUg/ L. C. Chong’s Investment and Trading Blog

Slightly firmer

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

OIL LONDON: Brent crude firmed slightly yesterday and was set to post the biggest monthly gain since August as prolonged unrest in Libya kept supply disruptions in focus. Brent crude was up 8 cents at US$ 110.94 by 1156GMT. US oil, was up 24 cents at US$ 92.54. “In Libya, ongoing turmoil in the east […]

Sime Darby sees lower 2014 profit

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

SIME Darby Bhd sees a lower net profit of RM2.8 billion for the financial year ending June 30 2014, on the back of lower crude palm oil (CPO) price and moderate global economic growth. This is after it posted an 11 per cent drop in net profit to RM3.7 billion in its full-year ended June […]

Subdued trade

Friday, November 29th, 2013

LONDON: European stock markets rose yesterday after rallies in Tokyo and on Wall Street but trading was subdued amid Thanksgiving in the United States, dealers said. London’s benchmark FTSE 100 index edged up 0.02 per cent to 6,651.13 points in early afternoon deals. Frankfurt’s DAX 30 climbed 0.32 per cent to 9,380.96 points and Paris’ […]

Felda increases stake in Iris (Edge)

Friday, November 29th, 2013

Sense & Cents

Marts buoyed by record Wall St rally

Friday, November 29th, 2013

HONG KONG: Asian markets climbed yesterday- with Tokyo hitting a near six-year high – following a Wall Street rally, while the yen sank on comments from a Japanese central banker hinting at further monetary easing. Tokyo surged 1.80 per cent, or 277.49 points, to 15,727.12 – its highest since mid-December 2007 – as exporters benefited […]