12 August 2020, Wednesday | 07:42pm


KLM flies over 3,500 fresh tulips for Mother's Day

SEPANG: KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) is flying over 3,500 fresh stalks of tulips from the Netherlands in conjunction with Mother’s Day for KLM’s Annual Charity Tulip Sale.

BAT at final stage of introducing tobacco heating products in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd is currently waiting for price approval before launching its tobacco heating product called glo in the local market.

Yaris makes a comeback

PETALING JAYA: UMW Toyota Motor has launched its latest offering, the five-door Yaris hatchback, which after a seven-year hiatus, returns as a locally-assembled vehicle from its new Bukit Raja assembly plant in Klang.

Higher oil price lifts ringgit in early session

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was higher against the US dollar in early trading today on improving market sentiment towards the local note due to the higher global oil price.

MAHB strengthens procurement governance via e-marketplace platform

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is strengthening its procurement governance by digitalising its processes on Lapasar, an e-marketplace platform.

Hock Seng Lee awarded RM298.98m bridge construction contract

PETALING JAYA: Hock Seng Lee Bhd (HSL) has received a letter of acceptance (LOA) from Sarawak state government via the state’s public works department for the proposed construction and completion of Batang Palong Bridge, Mukah with a contract value of RM298.98 million through an open tender exercise.

Malaysia KFC operator aiming to revive IPO this year

HONG KONG: QSR Brands (M) Holdings Bhd, which runs KFC and Pizza Hut outlets in Southeast Asia, aims to revive an initial public offering as soon as the fourth quarter, people with knowledge of the matter said.

Singapore exports slump on worst electronics plunge since 2013

Singapore’s electronics exports slumped in March by the most since 2013, an ominous sign that it will take longer for the city-state to shake off a regional demand slowdown from earlier this year.

Sapura Energy bags 5 new contracts worth RM1.3 billion

KUALA LUMPUR: Sapura Energy Bhd has bagged five new engineering, construction and drilling contracts worth RM1.3 billion.

TRX City awards RM38.5 million contract to Gadang Engineering

KUALA LUMPUR: TRX City Sdn Bhd, the master developer of international financial district Tun Razak Exchange (TRX), has awarded Gadang Engineering (M) Bhd a RM38.5 million contract to build a