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Asian tycoons mull bids for LafargeHolcim’s Indonesia arm valued at up to $2b

Malaysia’s YTL Corp. and PT Semen Indonesia are among suitors weighing bids.


Female investment bankers in Malaysia are shattering the glass ceiling in their heels

Malaysia, a predominantly Muslim country better known for its recent political turbulence than its gender diversity, now has female bosses at three of its 11 homegrown investment banks.


Singapore’s Sembcorp, Malaysia’s YTL said to be eyeing $1.1b Hyflux plant

Saddled with S$2.95 billion of liabilities, Hyflux started a court-supervised reorganization process in May and obtained a six-month debt moratorium in the latest casualty among overstretched Singapore companies.


KBS Realty said to consider $1b REIT listing in Singapore

KBS, which partnered Keppel Corp.’s asset management arm on a Singapore listing last year, is in talks with firms based in the city-state to find possible co-sponsors for a second REIT.


Prudential said to file for potential $700m IPO of Malaysia unit

The insurer is exploring options to reduce its stake in the business following a regulatory directive.


Malaysia’s Affin Hwang ropes in former RHB bankers for private equity push

Andrew Tan, another former M&A banker at RHB, has joined Bintang as vice president of investments.


Telekom Malaysia CEO Mohammed Shazalli Ramly said to resign

Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd. owns about 26 percent of the company.


Billionaire Krishnan said to mull buyout of $1.9b pay-TV operator Astro Malaysia

The tycoon has revived deliberations about a buyout of Kuala Lumpur-based Astro, which had a market value of $1.9 billion at Monday’s close.


Partners-backed ISP in talks to buy Canadian International School Vietnam

UK-based ISP may purchase a majority stake for about $150m, including debt.


Malaysia: RHB Bank names UBS Asset’s James Yeo as regional head of M&A

Yeo, 48, will start in the Kuala Lumpur-based role on August 23.