Earnings per unit rose to 2.96 sen from 0.94 sen a year earlier, Sunway REIT informed Bursa Malaysia on Wednesday (May 18).
Sunway Malls & Theme Parks chief executive officer HC Chan said the collaboration aims to leverage each other's strengths and strong presence in a range of industries including aviation, property, education, medical tourism and hospitality.
At a press conference in conjunction with the annual general meeting here on Tuesday (April 12), Md Shah Mahmood said: "I hope it will be a good year, but I do not think it (business) will reach pre-pandemic levels.
The stock opened at RM1.20 before rising to a high of RM1.24. As at 9.38am, the counter had risen six sen or 5.13% to RM1.23, valuing the construction outfit at RM1.53 billion.
The contract was awarded by Eastern & Oriental Bhd's indirect subsidiary Persada Mentari Sdn Bhd to Kerjaya Prospek's wholly-owned unit Kerjaya Prospek (M) Sdn Bhd.
Investment analysts covering the stock believe that Gamuda can unlock the value of its highway concessions through the deal and that this will strengthen the group’s balance sheet, lower leverage, reward shareholders with special dividends and reduce borrowings.
Heah, who directly holds 1.61 million shares in EcoWorld, has more than 30 years of experience in audit, corporate finance and corporate investment.
AME REIT, an Islamic REIT on the Main Market, will have an initial fund size of 520 million, according to the integrated industrial space solutions provider in a bourse filing.
The project from Syarikat Muhibbah Perniagaan Dan Pembinaan Sdn Bhd was awarded to Gabungan AQRS' wholly-owned Gabungan Strategik Sdn Bhd on Monday (March 21), according Gabungan AQRS' bourse filing.