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Company Overview and News

LTAT shake-up in the offing

ARMED Forces Fund Board (LTAT) is expected to face a shake-up that includes the departure of its long-serving chief executive officer Tan Sri Lodin Wok Kamaruddin, according to people familiar with the matter.
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Maybank IB sees lower earnings for plantation sector

PETALING JAYA: Lower earnings are expected for the plantation sector in the upcoming second quarter (Q2’18) results season, says Maybank Investment Bank (IB) Research.
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IJM Plantations a target, cash-rich IOI leading suitor

High demand: Among the suitors eyeing IJM Plantations, which has 61,000ha of planted area in Sabah, Kalimantan and Sumatra, are plantation groups such as IOI and Hap Seng Plantations.
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Boustead to buy Sabah oil palm land for RM397mil

According to BPB, the purchase consideration represented a premium of RM3.7mil, or 0.94%, over the market value of the plantation assets of RM393.3mil, excluding a workshop and building materials located on one of the parcels of the plantation land. (File pic shows a Boustead oil palm plantation.)
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KLCI to trade range bound, move between 1,790 – 1,800

2018-08-01 theedgemarkets
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): The FBM KLCI is expected to trade range bound today within a tight band of between 1,790 – 1,800.
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DRB-Hicom, Malakoff, Bahvest, Boustead Plantations, LKL, MHB, Ann Joo, Utusan, Poly Glass Fibre, Datasonic, Apex Equity and AirAsia

2018-08-01 theedgemarkets
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 1): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies in focus on Thursday (Aug 2) may include: DRB-Hicom Bhd, Malakoff Corp Bhd, Borneo Aqua Harvest Bhd, Boustead Plantations Bhd, LKL International Bhd, Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Holdings Bhd, Ann Joo Resources Bhd, Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd, Poly Glass Fibre (M) Bhd, Datasonic Group Bhd, Apex Equity Holdings Bhd and AirAsia Group Bhd.
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Boustead Plantations buys Sabah plantation lands for RM397m

2018-08-01 theedgemarkets
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 1): Boustead Plantations Bhd is acquiring 17 pieces of oil palm plantation land totalling 4,915.25ha in Sabah, together with a palm oil mill and buildings, machineries and vehicles for RM397 million cash.
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Boustead Plantations buys Sandakan land, mill for RM397mil

The purchase consideration varies from an earlier filing on May 8, 2018, which said that the purchase consideration was RM433mil. (A boustead oil palm plantation. - Filepic)

Boustead Plantations revises down proposed Sabah plantation assets purchase to RM397m

2018-07-18 theedgemarkets
KUALA LUMPUR (July 18): Boustead Plantations Bhd has proposed to purchase plantation assets worth RM397 million in Sandakan, Sabah, which comprises plantation land measuring 12,144.99 acres (4,914.9ha) and a 75-tonne-per-hour palm oil mill.

Plantation stocks head south on weaker CPO price outlook

2018-06-18 theedgemarkets
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): Plantation stocks headed south this morning, after an analyst forecast crude palm oil (CPO) prices to continuously come under pressure in the second half this year, due mainly to the strengthening of the US dollar and stronger production outlook.
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Boustead Plantations eyes more land in Sabah

Lodin: Once again, we will be able to benefit from greater economies of scale as a result of the proximity of these estates to our existing estates in Sabah
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Boustead Plantations to hive off ‘non-performing’ assets

Lodin: Our focus at the present moment is to develop our land in the Klang Valley and Johor.

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