KOTA KINABALU, May 19 — Sabah-based East West One Consortium Bhd (EWOC), expects the take-up rate for its East West One Planter’s Scheme (EWOPS), to hit 75 per cent by year-end, said Chief Executive Officer Datuk Dr Jessie Tang.
At present, 40 per cent of the oil palm oil investment scheme, has been sold to local and foreign investors.
“Our ... Read More
Buddhists attach Thai baht banknotes on an artificial tree with golden leaves during a mass alms offering ceremony in Bangkok May 19, 2013. — Reuters pic
SHAH ALAM, May 19 — Property developer, Worldwide Holdings Bhd, aims to complete the seven phases of its 50.2-hectare Puncak Bestari project, in Puncak Alam, Selangor, by 2017.The project, with a gross ... Read More
BERLIN, May 19 — France has a special responsibility as a euro zone heavyweight to take deficit reduction rules seriously, even though its budget deficit is above target, Bundesbank President Jens ... Read More
NEW YORK, May 19 — Oil climbed for a third straight session on Friday, supported by a raft of strong economic data from top oil consumer the United States that also boosted US equities, although a strong ... Read More
NEW YORK, May 19 — US stocks continued their climb into uncharted territory last week, racking up the fourth week of gains in a row as encouraging economic data prompted investors to pick up shares of ... Read More
JOHOR BAHARU, May 18 — Datuk Seri Abdul Wahid Omar, recently appointed as Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, will resign as President and Chief Executive Officer of Malayan Banking (Maybank) Bhd ... Read More
NEW YORK, May 18 — Europe’s top trade official for the first time late on Friday officially cited Chinese mobile telecommunications equipment makers Huawei and ZTE Corp for violating anti-dumping and ... Read More
VATICAN CITY, May 18 — German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Pope Francis on Saturday and, apparently responding to his criticism of a heartless "dictatorship of the economy", called for stronger regulation ... Read More
JAKARTA, May 18 — Indonesia opened a rights tender for 21 oil and gas exploration blocks today, two of which are for unconventional gas concessions on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, as Southeast ... Read More
BEIJING, May 18 — China’s housing inflation quickened in April, marking the fourth consecutive year-on-year rise and challenging policymakers who are trying to cool record home prices while supporting ... Read More
WASHINGTON, May 18 — The technology industry and organised labour are locked in a fight that threatens to complicate the US Senate’s immigration bill.At the heart of the debate is whether there is a ... Read More
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