Asean committed to narrowing development gap
BANGKOK, Sept 8 — Asean member countries have reaffirmed their commitment to narrow the development gap within the economic bloc in the pursuit of shared prosperity and an inclusive economic communi...
Etiqa strengthens regional foothold
ETIQA, the insurance and takaful arm of Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank), is strengthening its regional foothold by expanding its product offerings in Indonesia, the Philippines and Cambodia.
PM Dr Mahathir accorded red carpet welcome
PHNOM PENH: Visiting Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today received a red carpet welcome at Cambodia’s Peace Palace, in conjunction with his three-day official visit to the kingdom.
Cambodia rolls out red carpet for Dr M
PHNOM PENH, Sept 3 — Visiting Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today received a red carpet welcome at Cambodia’s Peace Palace, in conjunction with his three-day official visit to t...
Asean is still relevant, says Dr M
PHNOM PENH: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says Asean remains a relevant regional grouping in the world and should continue to strengthen...
Giant to get new head
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 30): Chris Bush, the CEO of Southeast Asia Food at Dairy Farm International, will take over the role that will be left vacant by Pierre-Olivier Deplanck, the managing director of GCH...
Hong Leong upgraded to ‘buy’
KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research upgraded its call on Hong Leong Bank Bhd (HLBB) to a “buy” from “hold” with a revised fair value of RM18.90 a share from...
Giant to get new head
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 29): Chris Bush, the chief executive officer of Southeast Asia Food at Dairy Farm International, will take over the role that will be left vacant by Pierre-Olivier Deplanck, the mana...
Thailand aims to be regional power hub
BANGKOK: Thailand is jump-starting a decades-old plan to create a South-East Asia electricity super-grid, and wants to be the power-trading hub at the centre of it.
Trading ideas: ARB, AirAsia X, Media Prima, AMMB, Allianz, Serba Dinamik
KUALA LUMPUR: ARB Bhd, AirAsia X Bhd, Media Prima Bhd, AMMB Holdings Bhd, Allianz Malaysia Bhd and Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd are among the stocks to watch on Friday, according to JF Apex Research.
Envoy: Thailand can offer Sabah wider regional access
KOTA KINABALU: Both Sabah and Thailand stand to mutually benefit from doing business with each other as they will also have access to the wider connections to neighbouring regions, said Thai Ambassador Malaysia Narong Sasitorn.
Rats! They eat it as snacks
Battambang (Cambodia): As he tears off a leg of a charcoal-grilled rat at a roadside stall in western Cambodia, Yit Sarin hails the simple joy of rodent and rice washed down with beer.