KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): A durian trader claimed he lost RM178,132 after joining a non-existent investment introduced by a social media friend he knew last month.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 22): PLS Plantations Bhd has proposed to place out 19 million new shares in the durian planter to CIMB Group Holdings Bhd ex-chairman Datuk Seri Nazir Razak (pictured) at 95 sen each under a private placement of up to 10% of the total number of issued shares in the company to improve its public shareholding spread and raise money to finance the expansion of its existing business.
PUTRAJAYA (Jan 5): The Court of Appeal today agreed to grant a stay for some 204 Musang King Raub durian farmers from being evicted from their plantations pending the full appeal being heard in the appellate court.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 19): PLS Plantation Bhd has bought 14.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 31): Royal Pahang Durian Group’s legalisation scheme for illegal durian growers in Raub can be a boost for exports of the “King of Fruits” overseas.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): The Royal Pahang Durian Group (RPD) and its partner, Perbadanan Kemajuan Pertanian Negeri Pahang (PKPP), have come out with a mutually beneficial solution for all illegal farmers that are currently occupying its land in Raub, following Pahang’s proposed land legalisation scheme on July 9.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): A shipment of Thai durians have caused the evacuation of a building in the German town of Schweinfurt while 12 postal workers had to be given medical treatment for nausea, CNN reported yesterday.
PETALING JAYA (March 12): The Royal Pahang Durian Group (RPD Group) has entered into a shareholders’ agreement with Perbadanan Kemajuan Pertanian Negeri Pahang (PKPP) to build, own and operate a large-scale durian processing facility in Raub, Pahang with an investment of about RM40 million.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 5): Scientists Down Under claim they have discovered that the durian and the jackfruit can naturally generate electric power, say reports.