UN sidelines: World leaders pledge billions to fight AIDS, TB, malaria

(From left) Bill Gates, Prime Minister of Japan Fumio Kishida, French President Emmanuel Macron, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, President Joe Biden, Connie Mudenda (RED) ambassador, South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Global Fund Executive Director Peter Sands pose for a photo during […]

Tencent’s $3.2 billion buyback spree fails to stem stock rout

HONG KONG – Tencent Holdings’ buyback spree is failing to revive investor sentiment over the online gaming giant, whose shares are languishing near a 2018 low. Tencent, China’s biggest company by market capitalisation, has spent nearly US$1 billion (S$1.4 billion) in repurchasing shares over the past month to take the year’s total to US$2.3 billion […]

Over half a million children in Somalia facing malnutrition

Somali children displaced by drought and showing symptoms of Kwashiorkor, a severe protein malnutrition causing swelling and skin lesions, sit with their mothers at a malnutrition stabilization center in Mogadishu, Somalia, June 5, 2022. (FARAH ABDI WARSAMEH / AP) GENEVA – The number of young children in Somalia facing severe acute malnutrition has increased to […]

Samaiden Group Posts 182% Jump in Full-Year Revenue

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, Aug 30, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Samaiden Group Berhad, a renewable energy (RE) specialist principally involved in engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPCC) of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems and power plants today announced that for the fourth quarter ended 30 June 2022 (4Q FY2022), revenue increased 113.35% to RM53.68 […]

Binasat Posts 55.0% Increase in FY2022 Revenue to RM83.51 Million

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Binasat Communications Berhad, an all-round solution provider of network engineering and services, today reported revenue of RM83.51 million for the full-year ended 30 June 2022 (FY2022), a 55.08% increase compared with RM53.85 million for the corresponding period of the last financial year (FY2021) mainly […]

Genetec’s Quarterly Performance Jumps by 126%

BANGI, Malaysia, Aug 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Technology leader in providing fully customised, intelligent manufacturing automation solutions, Genetec Technology Berhad continued its performance momentum into the new financial year, recording a surge in profit after tax (PAT) of RM18.6 million representing a 126.8% jump compared to RM8.2 million registered for the […]

Sarawak Consolidated Industries Berhad Posts RM26.2 Million Revenue in 4Q

KUCHING, MALAYSIA, Aug 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Civil engineering specialist Sarawak Consolidated Industries Berhad (SCIB) today announced that the Company recorded revenue of RM26.2 million for the fourth quarter ended 30 June 2022 mainly due to higher sales volume of foundation piles from the manufacturing division. Group Managing Director and Chief […]