Thursday, January 31, 2013
China and Malaysia are expected to seal several economic deals when senior Chinese leader Jia Qinglin arrives next week, reinforcing the growing ties between the two states.
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
KBB Resources BHD, one of the big players in Malaysia's vermicelli market, has inked a proposal to acquire 10 percent of China-based World Granary Holding Ltd. (Tianxia) for 21 million ringgit (US$6.83 million) via a share swap.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The Malaysian equity market is expected to outperform the emerging Asian markets as price-to-book valuations are relatively low despite the sterling economic growth the country has seen last year, says an economist.
Malaysia's nuclear power plans will be delayed by the pall over the industry from Japan's atomic disaster, along with domestic anger at a controversial rare earths plant, an official said Tuesday.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Malaysian exports returned to a growth path in November following a one-month contraction, as demand from the important Chinese market rebounded, the trade ministry said Wednesday.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Growing confidence in the economy among the Malaysian business community has pushed the country's business optimism level back on the positive, recording 12 percent this year.
Friday, December 28, 2012
Malaysian compact car maker Perodua says it will spend 790 million ringgit (US$257 million) to build a second manufacturing plant as part of its expansion.
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
The New Year is just around the corner. In many ways, it will be a relief to say farewell to 2012, a year which has seen the advanced countries struggling amid seemingly unending economic and financial uncertainty.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Malaysia's plan to raise the minimum retirement age for the private sector from 55 to 60 starting next July 1 is prompting protests from employers who say they are not ready for the change.1 Comment
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Malaysia's economic outlook should remain stable next year with the support of domestic consumption and investments, which will continue to be resilient, said an International Monetary Fund (IMF) representative.