KUALA LUMPUR (March 4): Khazanah Nasional Bhd is on the lookout for potential new strategic investments in Malaysia, in line with the call from the government to seek more contributions from government-linked companies (GLCs) and government-linked investment companies (GLICs) to grow the economy, particularly in the current climate.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 14): Khazanah Nasional Bhd and the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) have never put highway concessionaire PLUS Malaysia Bhd up for sale and should the government decide to let go of PLUS, the next step is to conduct a formal engagement with the current shareholders.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 21): As he clocked in as Khazanah Nasional Bhd’s new managing director yesterday, Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan (pictured) resigned from the board of directors of three companies, namely Media Prima Bhd, Malaysia Building Society Bhd (MBSB) and Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB) as their non-independent, non-executive director.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): With the new leadership at Khazanah Nasional Bhd taking shape, investors and market watchers await clarity on the sovereign wealth fund’s future direction.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 3): Khazanah Nasional Bhd has appointed Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan, currently the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), as managing director (MD) of the sovereign wealth fund effective Aug 20.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) chief executive office (CEO) Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan (pictured) is tipped to fill the vacancy created by the departure of Khazanah Nasional Bhd managing director (MD) Tan Sri Azman Mokhtar, sources say.
\KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has reassured the public that its member and employer services have not been affected by the fire incident and that all transactions can be conducted as per normal at its other branches nationwide, or online via the iAkaun app.
MELBOURNE (Oct 5): Melbourne Square, a joint-venture development between OSK Property Holdings Bhd and the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Malaysia, will begin its groundwork in November this year and the first phase is slated to complete by end-2020.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 21): Buyers of the 1Malaysia People’s Housing Programme (PR1MA) homes who plan to take up its housing loan scheme by drawing down their Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Account 2 can’t expect to “have their cake and eat it too”, said the pension fund’s chief executive officer Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan (pictured).