(Recasts with news conference, detail) By Patrick Chalmers KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Asia's oldest conglomerate, Sime Darby Bhd , beat market forecasts with its full-year results on Tuesday, the diversified Malaysian firm posting a 25 percent rise in net profits fuelled by a strong home market. Sime said its variety of interests -- which span property, car distribution, power generation, tyre manufacturing, and plantations -- helped to ward off weakness in key countries. "We ...
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