Firefly, MABKargo, Project Amal get new chiefs

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 19): Philip See has been appointed as chief executive officer (CEO) of turboprop operator FlyFirefly Sdn Bhd effective Jan 1, 2019. He will replace Ignatius Ong, who has been wearing two hats as CEO of Firefly and group chief revenue officer of...

Petronas Chemicals 3Q net profit jumps 38% on higher revenue

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 16): Petronas Chemicals Group Bhd (PetChem) saw its net profit jump 37.7% to RM1.26 billion in the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 (3QFY18) from RM913 million a year ago, on higher revenue and supported by lower tax expenses and higher interest...

No strings attached, says PM of Samurai bond guarantee by Japan

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 9): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has denied that the offer to guarantee Malaysia's 200 billion yen ($1.77 billion) Samurai bonds issued by the Japanese government to Malaysia came with the condition of providing them with infrastructure...