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Bursa Malaysia, Maybank co-host Invest Malaysia 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- Bursa Malaysia and Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) will co-host the 15th edition of Invest Malaysia 2019, which is expected to attract over 1,000 local and foreign fund managers with total estimated asset under management of US$20.16 trillion.

RM850 mln Central I-City to open on March 23

SHAH ALAM, March 13 (Bernama) -- The RM850 million Central i-City shopping centre in Shah Alam is set to transform the shopping experience of Malaysians when it opens its doors on March 23 to the people of Shah Alam, Klang and surrounding areas.

Willis Lease Finance Corporation achieved record US$56.3 million annual pre-tax profit

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- Willis Lease Finance Corporation (WLFC), for the period ended Dec 31, 2018, has recorded an annual pre-tax profit of US$56.3 million last year, an increase of 56.3 per cent as compared to 2017. (US$1 = RM4.09)

Blockchain can improve sustainability, traceability in palm oil sector

By Nurul Hanis Izmir

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- Blockchain technology can be used to complement both Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification efforts to further improve sustainability and traceability in Malaysia’s oil palm sector.

Dry spell leaves Musang King entrepreneur worried

GUA MUSANG, March 13 (Bernama) -- A Musang King durian entrepreneur claimed to have incurred losses of more than RM100,000 when 15 durian trees planted in Kampung Pulai near here withered and died in the past two months due to dry spell that currently hit the country.

Bank Pembangunan to set up fund to educate public on environment

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- In light of the recent river pollution in Pasir Gudang, Johor, Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Bhd will set up an Industry Sustainable Education Fund to educate the public on environmental crime, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said.

PPES Works CCCC JV accepts RM466.68 mln contract

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama) -- PPES Works (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd (PPES Works) and China Communications Construction Company Company (M) Sdn Bhd's joint venture, PPES Works CCCC JV Sdn Bhd, has accepted a RM466.68 million contract from the Sarawak government.