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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
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.