KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 13 (Bernama) -- Natural rubber (NR) production rose 28.5 per cent in October 2017 to 67,403 tonnes compared to 52,472 tonnes in the previous month, said the Department of Statistics today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 13 (Bernama) -- Malaysia will be able to maintain its strong growth trend with the economy's long-term potential growth to stay robust at around five per cent, significantly stronger than most other A-rated sovereigns, says Moody's Investors Service (Moody's).

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's small and medium enterprises (SME) sector has registered an encouraging growth in 2017, with an average revenue increase of 14.54 per cent and a profit rise of 6.93 per cent, a survey shows.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- The Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah has called on Shariah scholars to embrace new technology in overall Islamic Finance and to envisage how 'FinTech' might be harnessed to revolutionise zakat and waqf collection, as well as distribution.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Shariah has to be contextualised and applied into business realities, instead of being confined to a rigid framework, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Governor Tan Sri Muhammad Ibrahim.

SHAH ALAM, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- PIJ Manufacturing Sdn Bhd (PIJ), the country's pioneer aloe vera-based beauty products producer, is targeting to achieve RM2 million in sales next year following the launch of three AloeShafy beauty products here today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd's (MAHB) network of airports, including the Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SGIA), recorded a 6.2 per cent passenger traffic year-on-year (y-o-y) growth in November 2017, with 10.4 million passengers, compared with the same month in 2016.