Modi didn't ask me to return Zakir Naik, says Dr M
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 17 -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said India Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not request Malaysia return Mumbai-born preacher Dr Zakir Naik who is wanted in his home country for ...
QES sees earnings uplift in 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The semiconductor industry and players forming part of its supply chain have been hit hard by the ongoing US-China trade conflict.
Singapore exports fall for 6th month
SINGAPORE: Singapore's exports in August shrank for the sixth straight month, but the drop was less than analyst forecasts, official data showed on Tuesday.
Zuraida: It’s for govt to tackle high-end home glut
KEPALA BATAS: The government has the responsibility to reduce the glut of high-end property valued at RM100bil before they become abandoned, says Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
China's economy strains under disappointing data
BEIJING, Sept 16 — China's economy showed more signs of strain today as the country published weak data for industrial output, investment and retail sales, amid a lingering trade war with the United...
When exports to China get digital spike
ONE man’s meat is another man’s poison – the proverb holds true for people’s responses to durian. You either loathe the pulpy-creamy, sweet and stinky fruit or love it...
Not as simple as using machines
MANUFACTURERS have been put in the spotlight in recent months as the call for automation grows ever stronger and the task of obtaining foreign workers...
This oil shock may be different
The disruption of Saudi Arabia’s production facilities comes at a time when the world is experiencing an excess supply of crude oil and slowing economy.
Najib rues Sell, Sell, Sell mentality of PH govt
PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Najib Razak has accused the Pakatan Harapan-run federal government of a Sell, Sell, Sell mentality by constantly seeking to dispose of national assets to foreigner...
Hong Kong falls. Singapore rises
SEPTEMBER 15 — Like so many others in the region and wider world, I looked on with sadness as I saw Hong Kong’s protests escalate from peaceful rallies to daily clashes.