Minetech Records 32% Increase in Revenue for 2Q

       

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 24, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Civil engineering specialist and bituminous products manufacturer Minetech Resources Berhad today reported that the Company recorded a 31.9% rise in revenue to RM26.9 million for the second quarter ended 30 September 2022 (2Q FY2023) compared with RM20.4 million in the corresponding quarter of the last financial year (2Q FY2022). Matt Chin, Executive Director of …

Zimbabwean top official warns of COVID-19 resurgence

       

A man is tested for COVID-19 at a private health center in Harare, Zimbabwe, Feb 3, 2022. (TSVANGIRAYI MUKWAZHI / AP) HARARE / MOSCOW / OTTAWA – Zimbabwe's COVID-19 response chief coordinator, Agnes Mahomva, has warned that the country is not yet out of danger of a resurgence of the pandemic, amid concerns that people are getting more complacent following a general decline in the …

‘Climate penalty’: WMO warns heatwaves will worsen air quality

       

A firefighter watches as a wildfire burns in a hillside, Sept 6, 2022, near Hemet, California. (RINGO H.W. CHIU / AP) GENEVA – Severe, long-lasting heatwaves and more frequent wildfires could lead to even worse air quality, an additional "climate penalty" for hundreds of millions of people, World Meteorological Organization (WMO) warned on Wednesday. According to WMO's annual Air Quality and Climate Bulletin released on …

WIKA Books Sales of Rp7.18 Trillion in Q2-2022

       

JAKARTA, Sep 2, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – PT WIJAYA KARYA (Persero) Tbk. [IDX: WIKA] successfully booked a gross profit of Rp627.24 billion in Q2-2022 or 14.8% higher on a year-on-year basis (YoY) as recorded in the financial statement for the period ended on 30 June 2022. This figure was supported by the Company’s sales of Rp7.18 trillion or 6.2% higher YoY. WIKA’s …

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Achieves 22% YoY Increase in Order Intake and 52% YoY Increase in Net Profit in a Challenging First Quarter

       

TOKYO, Aug 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (TSE Code: 7011) announced that order intake rose 22.3% year-over-year to YEN917.8 billion in the quarter ended June 30, 2022. Revenue rose 2.3% to YEN871.3 billion year-over-year, resulting in business profit(1) of YEN14.9 billion, a 30.4% decrease from the previous fiscal year, which represents a profit margin of 1.7%. Net profit was …

Virus: Peru logs 70% increase in cases between June 19 and 25

       

A health worker inoculates a child with a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19 during a vaccination campaign in Lima on Jan 25, 2022, amid the coronavirus pandemic. (ERNESTO BENAVIDES / AFP) ROME / BERLIN / HAVANA / LIMA – Peru registered 17,841 COVID-19 cases between June 19 and 25, an increase of 70 percent compared to the previous weekly period, the country's social security …