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2008-10-08 03:00:15

By Hicks, Robin The 39-year old CEO of Malaysia's largest media company sees growth potential at home and abroad, writes Robin Hicks PROFILE The first thing you notice about Abdul Rahman Ahmad is that he is improbably young for a chief executive of an Asian company.

2008-08-29 00:00:24

MEDIA Prima Bhd, Malaysia's biggest media group, saw a 23 per cent rise in second-quarter net profit, bolstered by improved operational results in its associate company The New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Bhd (NSTP) and exceptional profits on sale of Malay Mail.

2008-08-11 00:00:21

By Jeeva Arulampalam MEDIA Prima Bhd has grouped its in-house production operations into a wholly-owned unit, Primeworks Studios Sdn Bhd, to strengthen its revenue stream by providing content to third parties.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.