12 August 2020, Wednesday | 07:37pm

Business

Electronics Arts jumps after Apex Legends helps fuel results

LOS ANGELES: Electronic Arts Inc gained as much as 10% in late trading after the launch of the Apex Legends game helped fourth-quarter results zoom past analysts’ estimates.

April palm oil stocks expected at 6-month low

KUALA LUMPUR: Palm oil stocks likely fell to a six-month low by end-April, according to a Reuters survey, recording a second straight month of declines as a slight gain in exports outpaced a dip in production.

Sunway Malls adopt flora inspired theme for Raya

KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 (Bernama) -- All six Sunway Malls across Malaysia have been transformed into a thematic garden to usher in the upcoming Hari Raya celebration.

Lafarge to resume cement supply for East Coast Rail Link

PETALING JAYA: Lafarge Malaysia Bhd can now resume cement supplies for all eight packages of the proposed East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project worth RM270 million.

MIDF maintains positive outlook on automotive sector

KUALA LUMPUR: MIDF Research has maintained its positive stance on the automotive sector amid interest rate cut by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM).

To cut or not to cut?

PETALING JAYA: All eyes are on Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) monetary policy tomorrow – whether there will be an interest rate cut amid weak economic outlook.

Warren Buffett says trade war would be 'bad for the whole world'

BILLIONAIRE Warren Buffett said on Monday that a trade war between the United States and China would be "bad for the whole world."

Ikea opens city-centre concept store in Paris

PARIS: Ikea opened a new city-centre concept store in Paris on Monday as the Swedish furniture giant tries a new strategy for winning over urban consumers that will be rolled out internationally this year.

Maxis partners Malaysia Airlines in offering new mobile programmes

KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 (Bernama) -- Maxis Bhd is partnering Malaysian Airlines to offer Maxis and Hotlink customers more travel value through three-year-long programmes - Malaysia Airlines Ultimate Travelicious Deals, MHexplorer Student Travel Programme; and exclusive Maxis and Hotlink flight discounts on the MH Mobile App.

Axiata-Telenor merger is positive for DiGi, says research house

KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 (Bernama) – The mega-merger between Axiata Group Bhd and Norway’s Telenor Group, which holds a 49 per cent stake in Digi.Com Bhd, is positive for DiGi as it would become the largest mobile operator in Malaysia, says Public Investment Bank.