KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 19): The FBM KLCI rose 0.66% and crossed the 1,700 level at the midday break today, lifted by gains at select index-linked blue chips.
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido set a goal of enlisting a million volunteers within a week to confront a government blockade that has kept tons of humanitarian aid, most of it from the United...
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The FBM KLCI erased most of its earlier gains in the morning session today, despite the firmer regional markets.
ADDIS ABABA, Feb 18 — On a bustling street near the shiny new international airport in Ethiopia's capital is a small coffee roastery with big dreams.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The FBM KLCI pared some of its gains at mid-morning today and appeared to be struggling to cross the 1,700 threshold.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): The FBM KLCI notched up muted gains against the backdrop of cautious regional markets.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Shares of KNM Group Bhd rose two sen or 22.22% in active trade early today, following news that it has secured a contract worth US$6.49 million (RM26.38 million).
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus on Thursday (Feb 14) may include: Vertice Bhd, CB Industrial Product Holding Bhd, KNM Group Bhd, RHB Bank B...
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): KNM Group Bhd has secured a contract to supply a Dutch-based firm with PME-pressure vessels-separators for US$6.49 million (RM26.38 million).
THE HAGUE, Feb 13 — Dutch brewing giant Heineken today cheered the fastest sales growth in its core brand in a decade, helped by the roll-out of a non-alcoholic beer.
BRUSSELS, Feb 13 — Belgium slowed to a standstill today as a national strike closed airports, shuttered businesses and caused major disruption to railways.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): The FBM KLCI fell at the midday break today, dragged by select index-linked blue chips including Genting Plantations Bhd and CIMB Group Holdings Bhd.
BRUSSELS, Feb 13 — Belgian airspace was to be closed to all flights below 8,000m today as a national strike threatened to bring the European country to a standstill.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 12): The FBM KLCI drifted lower at midday break today, despite firmer regional markets, as key blue chips including Tenaga Nasional Bhd, Public Bank Bhd and Press Metal Aluminium Hol...
Indonesia’s capital, often ranked as having the world’s worst traffic, might not be a pleasant place to get around.
Indonesian police have apologised and pledged disciplinary action after officers draped a live snake around the neck of a suspect to persuade him to confess during an interrogation session in the east...
Just when you thought that the world of smartphones would have some time to get used to the next mobile trend that is the punch-hole display, some slightly more interesting piece of technology pops up...
PARIS, Feb 10 — The world’s top energy companies booked enormous profits last year thanks to higher oil prices and keeping a tight lid on spending, even if that risked limiting their medium-term p...
COMMENT | Long before the British set foot in Malaya, the nature of politics in the country was rather feudalistic, with sultans sitting atop the political hierarchy.
COMMENT | Long before the colonial British set foot in Malaya, the nature of politics on the Malay Peninsula was rather feudalistic, with sultans sitting atop the political hierarchy.
Russia is ready to engage in talks with the Netherlands about the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, Russian deputy foreign minister Alexander Grushko was quoted as saying on Friday.
MOSCOW: Russia is ready to engage in talks with the Netherlands about the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko was quoted as saying on Friday.
MOSCOW, Feb 8 — Russia is ready to engage in talks with the Netherlands about the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, Russian deputy foreign minister Alexander Grushko was quoted as saying toda...
The Dutch government said on Thursday it was “increasingly confident” that Russian officials will be willing to meet soon for private talks on who was responsible for the downing of Malaysian Airl...
AMSTERDAM: The Dutch government said it was “increasingly confident” that Russian officials will be willing to meet soon for private talks on who was responsible for the downing of Malaysian Airli...
AMSTERDAM, Feb 8 ― The Dutch government said yesterday it was “increasingly confident” that Russian officials will be willing to meet soon for private talks on who was responsible for the downin...
AMSTERDAM: The Dutch government said on Thursday it was "increasingly confident" that Russian officials will be willing to meet soon for private talks on who was responsible for the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in 2014.
PARIS, Feb 7 — France said today it will support EU oversight of new offshore energy pipelines in a move that could cripple a controversial new link between Russia and Germany.
THE HAGUE, Feb 6 — Dutch bank ING posted Wednesday a slight fall in profits for 2018 following a multi-million-euro settlement with Netherlands authorities in a money laundering investigation.
DUBLIN, Feb 3 — The European Commission has agreed to compensate Irish farmers for a collapse in market value in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the Irish edition of the Sunday Times newspaper said, ...
NEW YORK, Feb 2 — Global stocks mostly rose yesterday following strong US jobs data, though Wall Street’s rally showed signs of fatigue after the Dow finished its best January in 30 years.
LONDON, Feb 1 — Data released today showed the US economy added a staggering 300,000 jobs last month, providing some reassurance that the government shutdown did little damage to the wider economy, ...
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 30): The FBM KLCI stayed in negative zone at midday today as local sentiment appeared to be lacklustre ahead of the extended weekend with the holiday on Friday as well as the Lunar N...
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The FBM KLCI remained in negative zone at the midday break today, tracking the losses at regional markets as sentiment stayed weak.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The FBM KLCI was down 0.42% at mid-morning today, in line with the falter at the regional markets.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): The FBM KLCI dipped 0.14% at midday today, dragged by losses including at Hartalega Holdings Bhd, Press Metal Aluminium Holdings Bhd, Top Glove Corp Bhd and Genting Bhd.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): The FBM KLCI slipped below the 1,700-point level today as index-linked blue chips dragged, against the backdrop of firmer regional markets.
When Teun van den Dries first bought a house eight years ago, the appraiser determining the market value of the home simply asked him how much he thought it should cost.
Sit up straight! Rather than scolding yourself or others for a poor posture, you're better off exaggerating a poor posture. It won't take long before you realise just how bad it is for your body, researchers say.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 14): The FBM KLCI fell 0.43% at the midday break today, in line with the retreat at most regional markets, following the drop in China's imports.
PARIS, Jan 14 — Ousted Renault-Nissan alliance chairman Carlos Ghosn was paid €7 million (RM32.8 million) through a Dutch joint venture between Nissan and Mitsubishi, French financial daily Les E...
PARIS: Ousted Renault-Nissan alliance chairman Carlos Ghosn was paid 7 million euros (US$8 million) through a Dutch joint venture between Nissan and Mitsubishi, French financial daily Les Echos reported on its website on Sunday.
BERLIN, Jan 13 — The US ambassador to Germany has warned companies involved in the construction of the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline that they could face sanctions if they stick to the proj...
TOKYO, Jan 11 — An executive at French automaker Renault who was close to Carlos Ghosn received payments totalling nearly €500,000 on top of her salary over several years, according to documents o...
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 11): The FBM KLCI reversed its gains and dipped at the midday break today as heavyweights Public Bank Bhd and Tenaga Nasional Bhd fell.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 11): The FBM KLCI pared some of its gains at mid-morning today, but remained in positive zone in line with its regional peers.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 10): The FBM KLCI pared some of its gains at the midday break as regional markets paused from their recent rally.
Dutch chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV said on Jan 8 it will team up with French chip firm Kalray SA to craft computers for self-driving cars, in an effort they hope will ease the path to winning future approval of their computers from safety regulators.
KUALA LUMPUR: Glove makers and Tenaga Nasional were the main drags on the FBM KLCI on Tuesday as main key Asian markets faltered after a strong start.
IN a year of few privatisation deals, that of Main Market-listed OldTown Bhd stood out.
THE HAGUE, Jan 4 — US internet giant Google used a legal mechanism to transfer almost €20 billion (RM94.2 billion) from the Netherlands to Bermuda in 2017 for tax purposes, a Dutch newspaper repor...
Employees will not need a key to get into the office of the future when it opens in Berlin this year, featuring ample meeting space, plenty of copy machines always stocked with paper along with high-quality air processed to maximise worker health and minimise sick time.
Google moved €19.9bil or US$22.7bil through a Dutch shell company to Bermuda in 2017, as part of an arrangement that allows it to reduce its foreign tax bill, according to documents filed at the Dutch Chamber of Commerce.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 4): The FBM KLCI remained in negative territory at the midday break today, tracking regional equity markets.
A new, year-long small games experience on PC and Mac promises a "meditation, distraction, lesson, or inspiration" for each day.
KUALA LUMPUR: Some fund buying of selected blue chips including Tenaga Nasional Bhd and Sime Darby Plantation on Thursday enable the FBM KLCI to buck the regional trend.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 3): The FBM KLCI pared some of its gains at the midday break today as local investors remained wary of external developments.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 2): The FBM KLCI fell 1.08% at the midday break on the first trading day of 2019, following data showing that manufacturing activity in Malaysia in December suffered the sharpest det...
WASHINGTON: The fatality rate on passenger jet aircraft worldwide jumped in 2018 after airlines recorded zero accident deaths on passenger jets in the prior year, according to a Dutch consulting firm and an aviation safety group.
ALAN Jope told a podcast in 2016 that he didn’t define himself by his work. Family, football and motorcycling were just as important. When he takes over as chief executive officer of Unilever on Jan 1, investors are unlikely to see it that way.
BATU PAHAT: Some 600 members across eight generations of the Stro Menggolo clan, including Malaysian rocker Amy Search, gathered for a family reunion here.
EXCERPTS from the interview with Dutch Lady Milk Industries Bhd managing director Tarang Gupta.
Company determined to overcome cost pressures and maintain affordability of its products.