Pesona Metro up 6.7% in early trade after clinching RM161.86 million job

PETALING JAYA: Pesona Metro Holdings Bhd's share price soared as much as 6.7% this morning after it received a RM161.86 million contract from Sime Darby Property (Subang) Sdn Bhd for the construction of a property project in Subang Jaya.

At 10.45pm, the stock gained 1 sen or 2.2% to 46 sen on some 3.12 million shares done.

The contract is for main building works for the proposed development of 30-storey serviced apartments.

It t is for a duration of 39 months commencing from January 30, 2018.