PETALING JAYA: The mother of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17’s co-pilot says she is happy to finally know the identities of the men who shot down the ill-fated aircraft nearly five years ago.
Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest Internet ad seller to split into different pieces.
PHNOM PENH, June 19 — The United States has fined several companies for exporting goods via a Chinese-owned special economic zone in Cambodia in a bid to dodge President Donald Trump’s tariffs on ...
DUBAI: Saudi Arabian stocks are benefiting from their inclusion in the emerging-market universe. But emerging-market stocks are suffering because of the Saudi presence.
LETTER | Malaysia’s prime minister recent statement that the global assumption on Malaysian palm oil was not fair due to biased reporting on environmental destruction is most timely.
China’s massive Belt and Road infrastructure drive could speed up economic development and reduce poverty for dozens of developing countries, the World Bank said on Tuesday in a new report that call...
Globally, deliveries are of sedans of all sizes and segments have been on a downtrend.
PRIME Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s statement that global perception of Malaysian palm oil is not fair due to biased reporting on environmental destruction is most timely.
WASHINGTON, June 19 — With no letup in pressure from the White House, the Federal Reserve today is set to make its latest policy announcement that markets expect could mark a critical shift in direc...
WASHINGTON, June 19 — China’s massive Belt and Road infrastructure drive could speed up economic development and reduce poverty for dozens of developing countries, the World Bank said yesterday in...
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): Top Glove Corporation Bhd believes the rubber export curbs by the world's top producers, beginning April this year, would not significantly push up the commodity's price.
WASHINGTON, June 18 — Under intense scrutiny from the White House, the US central bank opened its two-day policy meeting today to decide the course of interest rates.
LONDON, June 18 — The euro took a beating and German bond yields hit a fresh record low today in reaction to European Central Bank President Mario Draghi’s comments indicating a possibility of new...
LONDON, June 18 — London Heathrow, Europe’s busiest airport, today issued plans for its controversial third runway, including the rerouting of rivers and roads, as it sought also to allay environm...
Notable American aviation writer William Langewiesche has accused Malaysian police of withholding information pertaining to the 2014 disappearance of flight MH370, especially details surrounding its p...
LONDON, June 18 — Europe’s main stock markets wavered at the start of trading today, the eve of an interest rate decision from the US Federal Reserve.
Google wants to revolutionise video gaming with its a new service that lets you play from the cloud instead of on a console or PC.
KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has described the international community’s assessments and assumptions about Malaysia’s palm oil as not fair.
NEW YORK, June 18 — A gauge of global stock markets dipped slightly yesterday after a mostly strong month and benchmark US bond yields edged lower as investors awaited developments this week from ce...
PARIS (June 17): AirAsia, Malaysia's low-cost carrier, today unveiled its first Airbus A330neo, the first of its new generation long-haul fleet, at the 53rd International Paris Air Show.
AirAsia; Malaysia’s low-cost carrier today unveiled its first Airbus A330neo, the first of its new generation long-haul fleet at the 53rd International Paris Air Show.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) and the Association of Malaysian Spas (Amspa) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to put Malaysia’s wellness tourism ...
By Sharil Tarmize Here are some facts to stimulate your knowledge (or memories) of this country’s history; the Portuguese colonised Malaysia in 1511, the Dutch arrived in 1641, followed by the Briti...
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has described the international community’s assessments and assumptions about Malaysia’s palm oil as not fair.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday (Jun 17) hit out at the international community's negative perceptions of the palm oil industry, while stating that palm oil cultiva...
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad described the international community’s assessments and assumptions about Malaysia’s palm oil as not fair and the arguments claiming that palm ...
FRANKFURT: Deutsche Bank is planning to overhaul its trading operations by creating a so-called bad bank to hold tens of billions of euros of non-core assets, a source close to the matter said on Monday.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad described the international community’s assessments and assumptions about Malaysia’s palm oil as not fair and the arguments claimin...
Singapore-based venture capital firm Qualgro led a roughly US$11.2 million series A funding round for Pazzi, a brand and development company spun out of the French robotics and foodtech startup Ekim.
NANJING: Chinese EV startup Byton has revealed three photos of the upcoming production M-Byte's interior; the creamy, quilted-leather cabin will feature a trio of touchscreens with the biggest one mea...
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is preparing for a 40% to 60% decline in international smartphone shipments, Bloomberg reported on Sunday.
LONDON: Hundreds of visitors thronged the Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World at the British Museum in Bloomsbury here to catch a glimpse of the Malaysian Prime Minister.
NEW YORK, June 17 — Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is preparing for a 40% to 60% decline in international smartphone shipments, Bloomberg reported yesterday.
BERLIN, June 17 — German airline group Lufthansa said yesterday it has revised lower its 2019 outlook due to intense competition from low-cost carriers in Europe.
LONDON: Deutsche Bank is planning to overhaul its trading operations by creating a "bad bank" to hold tens of billions of euros of assets and shrinking or shutting its U.S. equity and trading businesses, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.
Abdul Karim (right) welcomes Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg to his Hari Raya Open House at Penview Convention Centre today.
LONDON: The International Monetary Fund has proposed that the European Union improve transparency, regulatory oversight and insolvency rules in its proposals to create a stronger capital market system, a senior IMF official said.
LONDON: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today visited the Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World at the British Museum in Bloomsbury here.
PUTRAJAYA: A delegation from Malaysia’s Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry left for Canada today to entice tourists to visit and join their plastic waste here.
LONDON, June 16 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday visited the Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World at the British Museum in Bloomsbury here.
JOHOR BARU: Brazilian great Ronaldo and other legendary footballers will be in action in a charity football match at Larkin Stadium on June 30.
Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrives in London.
LONDON: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived here last night for a three-day working visit to the United Kingdom, accompanied by his wife Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali.
LONDON: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pix) arrived in London on Friday night for a three-day working visit to the United Kingdom, accompanied by his wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali.
LONDON, June 15 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived in London on Friday night for a three-day working visit to the United Kingdom, accompanied by his wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali.
Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi's new Mi Band smart bracelet now boasts a colour screen, and is expected to arrive in Europe in the summer of 2019.
LUXEMBOURG, June 14 — EU finance ministers agreed on the broad outlines of a eurozone budget early today, a key reform pushed by Paris that was scaled back amid deep resistance from the Netherlands.
China’s Huawei is in the process of potentially launching its “Hongmeng” OS to replace Android OS, Reuters reports.
A Starbucks cup merging with a crowd around a dried-up well, or a yacht spliced with a boat full of refugees: powerful collages by a Turkish artist have taken the Internet by storm.
An Instagram outage on June 13 left users of the Facebook-owned social network flocking to Twitter to vent frustration.
LONDON: The outlook for oil demand growth in 2019 has dimmed due to worsening prospects for world trade, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Friday, although stimulus packages and developing countries should boost growth going into 2020.
SINGAPORE: Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp.’s private bank is set to expand into Malaysia following its deal to acquire an investment firm in the Southeast Asian nation.
THE HAGUE, June 14 — Europe’s Baltic states are at risk from further Russian money laundering, a top European police official said after several big banks were hit by scandals centred on the regio...
SINGAPORE (June 14): Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp.’s private bank is set to expand into Malaysia following its deal to acquire an investment firm in the Southeast Asian nation.
Previous reports indicated that Huawei has prepared its own operating system in case it loses access to Android.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 14 — Instagram went out of service early this morning, with users complaining that the mobile app would not refresh, while loading up the website on a browser resulted in a “So...
SAN FRANCISCO, June 14 — An Instagram outage yesterday left users of the Facebook-owned social network flocking to Twitter to vent frustration.
Konami used to make games for it; now the Japanese company is making miniature versions of the PC Engine and TurboGrafx-16 consoles.
BATU PAHAT: Always chase your dream, even if you have to quit your full-time job as a lawyer to cycle around the world.
France’s Marine Le Pen unveiled a new far-right group in the European Parliament on Thursday, uniting eurosceptics from across the continent who aim to devolve power from Brussels back to capitals.
GEORGE TOWN: Hotel industry players should help promote palm oil at their establishments to boost the "Love My Palm Oil" campaign.
Popular U.S. burger joint, Five Guys, will be opening a restaurant in Singapore sometime towards the end of the year.
Bytedance Ltd. hired Facebook Inc.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 13): Express Rail Link Sdn Bhd (ERL), the operator of the KLIA Ekspres service, will continue to provide quality services to customers, to stay relevant in the railway industry.
Germany raised €6.55bil (RM30.80bil) from its 5G mobile spectrum auction, the Federal Network Regulator (BNetzA) said on June 12 after a near three-month battle that will see a fourth operator enter the market.
LIMA/SHANGHAI: China's Huawei has applied to trademark its "Hongmeng" operating system (OS) in at least nine countries and Europe, data from a U.N. body shows, in a sign it may be deploying a back-up plan in key markets as U.S. sanctions threaten its business model.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has expanded its facelifted W222 S-Class range in the country to two models with the introduction of an EQ Power variant of the luxury sedan.
Samsung has recently introduced their latest member of the Galaxy M series and it is called the Samsung Galaxy M40. The Samsung Galaxy M40 is finally here.
Samsung will be expanding its US smartphone portfolio this summer; starting in June, the first of three Galaxy A-series devices will be available.
The global economy today is experiencing major transformations.
HONG KONG, June 13 — Asian markets fell again today with Hong Kong suffering a second straight day of heavy losses as investors fret over the impact of protests in the city and plans to introduce a ...
TOKYO, June 13 ― Konami used to make games for it; now the Japanese company is making miniature versions of the PC Engine and TurboGrafx-16 consoles.
LONDON: Oil demand is shrivelling as the trade war between the United States and China trips up the global economy.
PETALING JAYA: HPMT Holdings Bhd made a debut on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia opening at 58 sen, which was two sen above its offer price of 56 sen.
The Xiaomi Mi 9T is finally official and this is the international version of the Redmi K20. Ahead of the Malaysian launch event that’s happening next week, we managed to get our hands on a unit tha...
LONDON, June 12 — Facebook today said it would create 500 jobs in London to improve safety on the social network with the help of artificial intelligence.
STOCKHOLM, June 12 — Swedish start-up Northvolt today announced it had secured funding, in large part from Volkswagen, for Europe’s biggest car battery factory, set to rival electric carmaker Tesl...
LONDON, June 12 — If evidence is needed of how far ripples from the Sino-US trade war are reaching, have a look at Europe where the yuan’s slump is driving up the euro’s value against trade part...
BRUSSELS, June 12 — The European Commission warned today that Britain will have to pay its outstanding share of the existing EU budget even if it leaves the union without a withdrawal agreement.
MUNICH: BMW announced that its 3 Series Touring (G21) - a station wagon version of the 3 Series sedan will get its public introduction from June 25 to 27.
SEOUL, June 12 — Samsung will be expanding its US smartphone portfolio this summer; starting in June, the first of three Galaxy A-series devices — the most affordable one starting at US$179.99 (RM...
LONDON, June 12 — World share markets snapped a seven-day winning streak today as the White House took a tough line on trade talks with China, while an impending reading on US inflation was set to r...
JUNE 12 — Adidas shares fell 1.5 per cent today on expectations that one of the German sportswear firm’s top shareholders, Groupe Bruxelles Lambert (GBL), was preparing to sell a portion of its st...
TOKYO, June 12 — The US dollar hung near an 11-week low against its peers today, weighed by expectations the US Federal Reserve could cut interest rates some time in the next few months.
TOKYO: Japan's machinery orders unexpectedly rose for a third straight month in April, in a sign business investment is holding up even as an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war and global slowdown pile pressure on the country's export sector.
PALO ALTO, June 12 — Tesla Inc has “a decent shot at a record quarter on every level,” Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting yesterday, soothing conc...
KUALA LUMPUR: The law enforcement of a country will be crippled if police personnel and service can be bought with bribes, said Inspector-General of Police Abdul Hamid Bador.
The law enforcement of a country will be crippled if police personnel and service can be bought with bribes, says Inspector-General of Police Abdul Hamid Bador.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 11 — The law enforcement of a country will be crippled if police personnel and service can be bought with bribes, said Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador.
KUALA LUMPUR: The law enforcement of a country will be crippled if police personnel and service can be bought with bribes, said Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador.
LONDON: The all-new Kia XCeed urban crossover will get Kia’s first fully-digital 12.3-inch Supervision driver instrument cluster when it is launched across Europe later this year.
Six mobile wallets in Europe, together with Alipay, will collaborate and adopt a unified QR code for mobile payments, allowing users of each wallet to pay for their purchases across 10 countries in th...
London's booming technology sector could be making even faster progress if the gridlock over Brexit wasn't depriving thousands of start-ups and big tech companies of the certainty they need over policy, London mayor Sadiq Khan said on June 10.
French videogame titan Ubisoft on June 10 unveiled a new subscription service and a Brexit-tinged title as it taps into the industry trend toward streaming games.
Thousands of people from all walks of life thronged the Hari Raya open house of the Sarawak State government recently at the Borneo Convention Centre in Kuching.
FRANKFURT (June 10): With Europe’s economic growth showing more cracks and inflation not moving in the desired direction, the ECB once again opened the door to further easing last week.
The Redmi K20 which is also known as the Mi 9T is coming to Malaysia very soon.
The collaboration is expected to bring together over 5 million users in Europe and over 190,000 merchants.
Britain's Ocado is ploughing £17mil (RM22mil) into the emerging "vertical farming" industry, further diversifying the online grocer and technology group's business.