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Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has said that the government is seriously considering paying monthly income supplements to employers, in order to encourage them to employ graduates and non-graduates.
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BRUSSELS, April 18 — Google today said users of its hugely popular Android devices would be offered a choice of five browsers and search engines as part of the company’s effort to meet EU competit...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Malaysian palm oil futures dropped on Thursday, in line to snap two sessions of gains, tracking weaker soyoil on the US Chicago Board of Trade and on profit-taking.
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KUALA LUMPUR • It was a one-two punch that has turned the Malaysian ringgit into Asia's worst performer this month.
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BRUSSELS, April 17 — Handbags, tractors, shovels and fish are part of an 11-page list of US imports worth US$20 billion (RM82.8 billion) that the European Union today said it could hit with tariffs ...
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DUBAI: It was a one-two punch that has turned the ringgit into Asia’s worst performer this month.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Malaysia's currency and bonds weakened on Wednesday as investors worried the country's debt may be removed from a key global bond index, which could see billions of dollars le...
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LONDON: Malaysia could see outflows of almost US$8 billion (RM33.12 billion) if its bonds are downgraded by global index provider FTSE Russell, Morgan Stanley said in a research note.
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LONDON (April 17): Malaysia could see outflows of almost US$8 billion if its bonds are downgraded by global index provider FTSE Russell, Morgan Stanley said in a research note.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Malaysia could face an outflow risk of about US$4 billion by passive funds and an additional US$2-4 billion by active funds, should FTSE Russell drop Malaysian bonds from the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): It was a one-two punch that’s turned the Malaysian ringgit into Asia’s worst performer this month.
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DUBAI (BLOOMBERG) - It was a one-two punch that's turned the Malaysian ringgit into Asia's worst performer this month.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — The government has allocated RM6.3 billion to rescue Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) and another RM17.8 billion on a restructuring plan for Lembaga Tabung Haji...
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NEW BRUNSWICK (New Jersey) April 16 — Johnson & Johnson reported first-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates today, driven partly by demand for its Stelara treatment for psoriasis and Crohn’...
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DUBAI, April 15 — Dubai’s Expo 2020 global trade fair is expected to give the United Arab Emirates an economic boost of over US$33 billion (RM135.8 billion), consultants Ernst and Young said in a ...
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PETALING JAYA: The government needs to do some clean-up and then build the right foundation for Malaysia to rise up and retake its place among the leading economies globally, Finance Minister Lim Guan...
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PETALING JAYA: The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) and Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) are upset by that the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Pan-Island Link (PIL) has been approved ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia continued to experience net foreign selling for the third consecutive week as investors shifted their asset allocation into safe havens such as bonds and money market.
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Netflix’s market share value seems to have taken a dip after the announcement of Disney’s new live streaming service, Disney+. The brand lost as much as US$8 billion (~RM32.92 billion) or approxim...
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DETROIT: SoftBank Group Corp leader Masayoshi Son has much bigger ambitions for transportation than simply seeing his investment in Uber Technologies Inc turn into more than $13 billion when the company goes public next month.
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The global demand for rubber gloves is estimated to reach 300 billion gloves this year, with an expected annual growth of 12 per cent, according to the Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Malaysia’s manufacturing sales grew 5.5 per cent in February 2019 to RM65.8 billion compared with last year’s RM62.3 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
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Since last November, Singaporean shoppers have been able to use their Nets ATM cards to pay for purchases in Malaysia, thanks to a partnership between Nets and Malaysian counterpart PayNet. There are ...
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GEORGE TOWN: A picture circulating on social media claiming many high-value factories are leaving Penang is fake, says the state’s investor relations agency.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa said there is no need to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) or get the Public Accounts Comm...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Felda, a Malaysian state agency overseeing farmers, will ask for about 6 billion ringgit ($1.5 billion) from the government to help turn itself around, according to a person familiar with the matter.
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PETALING JAYA - The Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) has lodged a police report claiming that former premier Najib Razak had cheated it into investing US$505 million (S$684 million) in an In...
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Announced in the middle of the Rantau polls campaign, news that the renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) may be rerouted to Negeri Sembilan has courted criticism and scepticism that it is merely a...
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PETALING JAYA: Felda lodged a police report yesterday claiming it was cheated by Najib Razak into investing US$505 million (RM2.3 billion) in an Indonesian plantation firm owned by a friend of the for...
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SUBANG JAYA (April 8): Sunway Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) has received the green light from its shareholders for its proposal to acquire three tracts of land which house Sunway College and Sun...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): The reportedly critical state of the Federal Land Development Authority's (Felda) finances is having a profound impact on the 112,635 settlers nationwide.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): CIMB Investment Bank Research (CIMB IB Research) has retained its "reduce" call on AirAsia Group Bhd as it forecasted the company to face higher operating costs and gearing lev...
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FRANKFURT, April 5 — The European Central Bank will ask Deutsche Bank to raise fresh funds before it gives the go-ahead for a merger with a state-backed rival, a person with direct knowledge of the ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) today announced a hibah (dividend) of 1.25%, which amounts to a payout of RM913 million to its depositors for the 2018 financial year.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 5 — Malaysia’s pilgrimage fund Tabung Haji today announced its lowest hibah (dividend) in history at 1.25 per cent, amounting to RM913 million for all depositors for the 2018 fina...
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FRANKFURT, April 5 — The European Central Bank will ask Deutsche Bank to raise fresh funds before it gives the go-ahead for a merger with a state-backed rival, a person with direct knowledge of the ...