Malaysia ranked No. 9 for Chinese tourists’ spending
The Star - May 29 , 2018
Malaysia is the ninth largest market worldwide for Chinese tourists for overseas spending, as recorded by online payment platform Alipay.
Turkish lira extends declines with heavy drop to new record
FT - May 21 , 2018
The lira is the worst performing currency on Monday by a distance, with the dollar shooting up more than 2 per cent to buy around 4.90 lira, yet another record low for the Turkish currency. The lira’s decline since mid-April is above 12 per cent, and amounts to 17 per cent for the year.
S.Korean pension fund stops trading with Samsung Sec after fat finger error
Reuters - May 10 , 2018
South Korea’s biggest pension fund said on Tuesday it stopped trading stocks through Samsung Securities Co Ltd after fat finger error resulted in the accidental issuance of 2.8 billion shares to employees.
Toppen Shopping Centre sets on becoming the new heart and hub of the Johor community
Homefinder - May 3 , 2018
IKEA Southeast Asia fuses modern Scandinavian comfort & local hospitality for a unique one-stop shopping experience
YTL Hospitality REIT buoyed by Australian assets amid Malaysian volatility
Reits Week - May 26 , 2018
YTL Hospitality REIT, which has a portfolio of 14 hotels, including one in Japan, and three across the Australian cities of Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne reported its financial results for its 3Q FY 2018 on 24 May, declaring a distribution per unit (DPU) of 1.9378 sen for the period. Maybank has...
YTL Corp Records 9-Month Revenue of RM11.7 Billion (US$3.0 Billion) & Profit of RM903 Million (US$228 Million)
Kuala Lumpur - May 24 , 2018
YTL Group Managing Director Tan Sri Dato’ (Dr) Francis Yeoh Sock Ping, CBE, FICE, said, “The Group registered an 8% increase in revenue to RM11.7 billion for the 9 months ended 31 March 2018, contributed mainly by the utilities, cement...
The Fennel wins big
NST - May 10 , 2018
THE Fennel, one of Sentul’s most valuable landmarks located in YTL Land & Development Bhd’s Sentul East development just north of KLCC, won a few prestigious awards at the recent PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) 2018 awards here.
The night the earth moved
The Star - May 10 , 2018
IT was a night when the earth moved as one Barisan parliamentary seat after another tumbled and shortly after 11pm last night, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad declared that Putrajaya had fallen to the Pakatan Harapan coalition.
Malaysia looks to new political dawn
Free Malaysia Today - May 10 , 2018
Hope for lasting change in Malaysia after the opposition’s historic election win may hinge on whether the triumphant 92-year-old autocrat-turned-progressive Mahathir Mohamad has truly changed his ways and possesses the vigour and clout to heal national divisions.
YTL's long-term view pays off
EdgeProp - May 6 , 2018
With businesses ranging from luxury resorts to bespoke residences, the Malaysia-listed property giant controlled by the Yeoh family has the ability to ride out the storms. Mark Yeoh, executive director of YTL Hotels, tells EdgeProp why.
KL-Singapore High Speed Rail to generate 70,000 jobs
The Star - May 3 , 2018
The Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail is expected to generate more than 70,000 jobs and the spillover effects is estimated to be RM209bil in Gross National Income.
Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail to benefit local supply chain
Kuala Lumpur - May 3 , 2018
The Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail ('KL-SG HSR') is expected to generate more than 70,000 jobs to deliver the civil works packages, thus creating opportunities for professionals, skilled workers, and students from all over the country to work along the corridor of the 335K...
YTL Hotels refreshes The Glasshouse, Edinburgh
Travel Daily News - May 2 , 2018
Set in the heart of Edinburgh, with the shopping haven of Princes Street, historic Edinburgh Castle and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery all just steps away, The Glasshouse is the ideal five-star cultural hub for business and leisure travellers alike.