MAHB shares rise 3.8pc as passengers traffic up three-fold in Dec 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — Positive December 2020 passengers movement helped push Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) shares higher by 3.8 per cent at 11 am. Its shares increased by 20 sen to RM5.50 with 741,000 shares changing hands. The airport operator, yesterday, announced that the introduction of seven new local flight routes boosted domestic […]

Zahidi positif COVID-19, dimasukkan ke Hospital Sungai Buloh

PUTRAJAYA: 13 Jan — Timbalan Menteri Komunikasi dan Multimedia Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin disahkan positif COVID-19 setelah menerima keputusan ujian saringan awal pagi ini. Perkara itu dimaklumkan oleh pejabat timbalan menteri itu dalam satu kenyataan yang menyatakan Zahidi menjalani ujian saringan COVID-19 sejurus tiba di Kuala Lumpur dari Pulau Pinang pada Isnin lepas (11 Jan). […]

Retail recovery hits a snag on MCO 2.0

THE retail sector continues to bear the brunt of rising Covid-19 cases and the reimplementation of Movement Control Order (MCO), as more people are forced to stay home unless for necessary purposes. Retail Group Malaysia MD Tan Hai Hsin said the growth rate in retail sales for 2021 is projected at 4.9%, but it may […]

MoF to expedite Bantuan Prihatin Nasional Phase 2 payments from Jan 21

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 13): The Ministry of Finance (MoF) will expedite Bantuan Prihatin Nasional Phase 2 (BPN 2.0) payments totalling RM2.38 billion to 11.06 million eligible recipients, who comprise 10.6 million BPN recipients and about 460,000 new recipients. Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz said payments to the bottom 40% income group (B40) […]

‘Bersatulah menentang musuh bersama’

KUALA LUMPUR: Ketua Pengarah Kesihatan, Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, meminta rakyat negara ini bersatu menentang COVID-19. “Ketika krisis dan perang, seluruh negara mesti bersama-sama bersatu menentang musuh bersama,” katanya melalui ciapan di Twitter, hari ini. Beliau turut memetik laporan sebuah portal berita berhubung kenyataan bekas Hakim Mahkamah Persekutuan, Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram, […]

Saham MAHB naik 3.8 peratus berikutan trafik penumpang meningkat tiga kali ganda pada Dis 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: Pergerakan penumpang pada Disember 2020 yang positif membantu mendorong saham Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) naik 3.8 peratus pada 11 pagi. Sahamnya meningkat 20 sen kepada RM5.50 dengan 741,000 saham bertukar tangan. Pengendali lapangan terbang itu semalam mengumumkan pengenalan tujuh laluan penerbangan tempatan baharu meningkatkan pergerakan penumpang domestik sebanyak tiga kali ganda pada […]

Eco World scraps plan to merge with UEM Sunrise

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — Eco World Development Group Bhd (EcoWorld Malaysia) has aborted the proposed merger with UEM Sunrise Bhd (UEMS) following a careful evaluation amid the current challenging environment with the Movement Control Order’s (MCO) re-implementation. The company said the cessation of talks on the proposed merger would enable it to actively pursue other corporate proposals […]

Soon Huat-Shevon perlu ada elemen kejutan

KUALA LUMPUR: Beregu campuran negara, Goh Soon Huat-Shevon Lai Jemie perlu mempunyai elemen kejutan dalam percaturan strategi mereka sekiranya berhasrat menumbangkan gandingan nombor tiga dunia, Dechapol Puavaranukroh-Sapsiree Taerattanachai pada aksi pusingan kedua Terbuka Thailand Yonex di Bangkok, esok. Atas kertas, kelebihan tampak memihak kepada Soon Huat-Shevon selepas menang enam daripada 10 pertemuan dengan lawan dari […]

MAHB: December passenger movements up threefold, boosted by new domestic routes

KUALA LUMPUR: The introduction of seven new local flight routes boosted domestic passenger movement by threefold in December 2020 compared to the preceding month for Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) operations in Malaysia. In a statement, Malaysia Airports said it was also due to the long holiday season and relaxation of domestic travel restrictions. Group […]