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KUALA LUMPUR: Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik (pix) said members of the South East Asian Ministers of Education Organisation (Seameo) need to be critical to build the right perspective as its Stra...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 23): The Dewan Negara yesterday approved a motion which compels all senators to declare their assets, following a similar move by Dewan Rakyat requiring Members of Parliament to do ...
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The President of the United States, Donald Trump, met with 7 tech company CEOs yesterday to discuss the ban on U.S. sales to blacklisted Huawei, as well as plans moving forward.
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Liew (centre), flanked by Frankie (on her left) and Wang, with Nordin (third from right), William (second from right), Pan (second from left), STB officials and the rest of the NSRAPIC delegation.
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Hong Kong police faced criticism on Monday for an apparent failure to protect anti-government protesters and passersby from attack by what opposition politicians suspected were gang members at a train...
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WASHINGTON: U.S. President Donald Trump met on Monday with the chief executives of seven technology companies and he agreed with their request for timely licensing decisions from the Commerce Department on blacklisted Chinese firm Huawei Technologies, the White House said.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 22): The Dewan Negara today approved a motion which compels all senators to declare their assets, following a similar move by Dewan Rakyat requiring Members of Parliament to do the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Negara has approved a motion which compels all senators to declare their assets, following a similar move by Dewan Rakyat last month.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Negara today approved a motion which compels all senators to declare their assets, following a similar move by Dewan Rakyat requiring Members of Parliament to do the same.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 — The Dewan Negara today approved a motion which compels all senators to declare their assets, following a similar move by Dewan Rakyat requiring Members of Parliament to do th...
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BENGALURU: Most Southeast Asian stock markets started the week on the backfoot with Philippines leading the declines, as investors pulled money out of risky assets due to reduced odds of a double-barrelled U.S. interest rate cut later this month.
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PETALING JAYA: DAP supremo Lim Kit Siang today slammed Umno President Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi over claims by the latter that Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is being fooled by the DAP.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 — Umno members have proved Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s caustic claim that they are “dumb” and getting “dumber” by allowing Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to return and l...
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Anwar Ibrahim KUCHING: The scheduled visit by Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to Kuching on Monday (July 22) has been called off amid what many perceive to be an ongoin...
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Willie Mongin KUCHING: Puncak Borneo MP Willie Mongin has dismissed any suggestions that he and Saratok MP Ali Biju were politically-fickle when they appeared next to PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar I...
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Willie Mongin KUCHING: Puncak Borneo MP Willie Mongin has dismissed any suggestions that he and Saratok MP Ali Biju were politically-fickle when they appeared next to PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar I...
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BENGAURU: Gold on Friday surpassed the key $1,450 level for the first time since May 2013, after comments from a top Federal Reserve official bolstered expectations of an interest rate cut, while fresh tensions in the Middle East further supported bullion.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sapura Energy Bhd is confident that all its divisions – engineering and construction (E&C), drilling, as well as exploration and production (E&P) – will turn profitable within 12 months, driven by higher utilisation of its assets.
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Yap talking to the health officer regarding the corrective order this evening.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sapura Energy Bhd (SEB) expects its operations -- drilling, engineering and construction (E&C) and exploration and production (E&P) -- to be profitable in 12 months.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim, jailed twice for what he says were trumped-up sodomy charges, said on Thursday (Jul 18) he has the support needed to become prime minister and denied calling f...
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KUALA LUMPUR - Tensions have surged overnight in Malaysia's largest ruling party after more than two dozen top leaders condemned on Thursday morning Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) president Anwar Ibrahim...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 18): Several members of the central committee & Keadilan (PKR) MPs have asserted that party president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s statement that his deputy Datuk Seri Azmin Ali sho...
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Just the other day someone mentioned that if only there is a scheme where potential buyers really do not need to worry about down payment, about bank mortgages or about paying high rental rates just t...
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WASHINGTON, July 18 — US and Japanese officials are working hard to reach agreement on a bilateral trade agreement, a senior Japanese official told Reuters yesterday, adding he was looking forward t...
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PETALING JAYA: Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) Disciplinary Board today sacked its Seputeh division chairman Ganapathy Ponnusamy after the board found him guilty of slander and malicious remarks against p...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 17 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak today said a 2014 bill worth around half a million ringgit at luxury brand Chanel’s store in Honolulu, Hawaii was during his trip to play golf with t...
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Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali has been conferred the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' at the Asia Human Resource Development Awards 2019.
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(From left) Chieng, Ding, and Wong at the press conference.
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DETROIT, July 17 — With plant closures hanging over the start of contract negotiations, General Motors chief Mary Barra yesterday warned the United Auto Workers union that the industry is facing a d...
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WASHINGTON, July 16 — Christine Lagarde will resign from the International Monetary Fund on September 12 as she awaits final word on her nomination to the presidency of the European Central Bank.
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CYBERJAYA: Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali has been conferred the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' at the Asia Human Resource Development Awards 2019.
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The Trump administration on Monday unveiled a new rule to bar almost all immigrants from applying for asylum at the southern border, requiring them to first pursue safe haven in a third country throug...
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Human rights lawyers organisation Lawyers For Liberty has reacted sharply to what it calls "threats made by the Singapore authorities against lawyer N Surendran". This comes after the Singapore Attorn...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today heard that two credit cards belonging to Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak were used to spend RM3.3 million in one day, in De Grisogono, a Swiss luxury jeweller, in It...
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US President Donald Trump has the authority to waive sanctions on Turkey for its purchase of Russian air defence systems and should find a “middle ground” in the dispute, President Recep Tayyip Er...
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US President Donald Trump on Sunday told a group of mostly American-born Democratic women in Congress to “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came,” a...
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PETALING JAYA: MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has hit out at DAP for forgetting its previous criticism of the political figures they currently work with.
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SINGAPORE: Bitcoin slumped in another large weekend move after US President Donald Trump’s criticism of cryptocurrencies late last week put the focus back on this year’s jump in prices.
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PETALING JAYA: MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has hit out at DAP for forgetting its previous criticism of the political figures they currently work with.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 14 — DAP’s Lim Kit Siang today lashed out at Datuk Seri Najib Razak for claiming that he was the mastermind behind the formation of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia.
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PORT DICKSON: Amendments to the Workers’ Minimum Standards of Housing and Amenities Act (Act 466) in Parliament will enable not only the estate workers to receive health and security facilities prop...
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Nintendo announced its Switch Lite earlier this week, which is slated to be released on 20 September.
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TOKYO, July 12 — Japan’s restrictions on certain tech exports to South Korea are deepening a decades-long feud over wartime forced labour and may make compromise harder as leaders in both countrie...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 — Four Malaysians are among 10 on Singapore’s death row scheduled to be executed after their clemency petitions failed, local lawyer N. Surendran said today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 11): Businesses from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) which represents former Soviet Union’s countries, are keen to tap into Malaysia's expertise in the halal market.
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NILAI (July 11): The use of polystyrene food containers will be banned in Nilai and Seremban by 2020 in line with environmental sustainability efforts, said Nilai Municipal Council president Datuk Zaz...
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Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar of Johor has conferred a datukship on Phillippine President Rodrigo Duterte following a visit to the country.
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PETALING JAYA: Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar has received the highest national order of diplomatic merit from Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte, and, in return, he has conferred an award that carries the title Datuk on Duterte.
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SINGAPORE, July 10 — Singapore is reviewing a procedure, in particular to notify the prisoner and the petitioner of the clemency outcome some time in advance of the notification of the execution da...
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Designated Survivor 60 Days is a Korean remake of a similarly titled serial drama by NetFlix. The drama is aired over Korea’s TVN network but it's also easily available on your favourite K-drama st...
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KUANTAN: Honda Malaysia announced that its Completely Knock-Down (CKD) hybrid models have reached a significant milestone of 10,000 units sold in Malaysia.
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NEW YORK: A growing chorus of Wall Street foreign-exchange analysts is writing about the risk that US President Donald Trump may move beyond words in his quest for a weaker US dollar.
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PUNCAK ALAM (July 9): The Bridge of Dreams at Eco World Development Group Bhd’s (EcoWorld) township Eco Grandeur in Puncak Alam, Selangor is now ready to welcome the township’s first residents.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 8 — Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today reassured that government policies would be decided together as a coalition when he takes over as the country’s prime minister.
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Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi on Monday said Umno and Barisan Nasional will never cooperate with Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu), if DAP continues to rule the government.
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The youngest adult consumers still prefer shopping in stores over using their laptops, Instagram feeds or Amazon’s Alexa, a according to a recent Morning Consult study.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has denied signing a statutory declaration supporting the transition of the post of Prime Minister from Tun Dr Mahathir ...
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NIAMEY, July 8 — African leaders launched a continental free-trade zone yesterday that if successful would unite 1.3 billion people, create a US$3.4 trillion (RM14.05 trillion) economic bloc and ush...
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ANKARA: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan sacked the governor of the central bank on Saturday as differences between them deepened over the timing of interest rate cuts to revive the recession-hit economy.
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ANKARA, July 6 — Turkey today fired its central bank governor and replaced him with the bank’s deputy governor, a presidential decree published on the official gazette showed.
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PETALING JAYA: A legal advocacy group has questioned Singapore’s refusal to issue a certificate that will spare the life of Malaysian P. Pannir Selvam from the gallows after he helped in the investigation.
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PETALING JAYA: Legal advocacy group Lawyers For Liberty has questioned Singapore's refusal to issue a certificate of substantive assistance that would spare Malaysian P. Pannir Selvam from the gallows in the island nation.
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In the last few years, vocational training has really started to pick up lately - especially high level, highly specialized training that is conducted and funded by auto manufacturers.
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North Korea’s mission to the United Nations accused the United States on Wednesday of being “more and more hell-bent on hostile acts” against Pyongyang, despite President Donald Trump wanting ta...
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Three separate teams at Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher studio CD Projekt RED are working on three Cyberpunk projects, one of them being a multiplayer mode for the high-profile April 2020 release.
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Hyundai has developed the world’s first Continuously Variable Valve Duration (CVVD) technology and will be featured first in the Smartstream G1.6 T-GDi engine.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 2 — News has surfaced over the past days or so of the partial lifting of the US trade ban on Huawei—but things aren’t as straightforward as they seem.
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Ivanka Trump got a ribbing back home on July 1 after critics took issue with the prominent role played by US President Donald Trump’s daughter during summits in Japan and South Korea.
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News has surfaced over the past days or so of the partial lifting of the U.S. trade ban on Huawei—but things aren’t as straightforward as they seem.
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WASHINGTON, July 2 ― The US trade war truce with China which could ease sanctions on Huawei has prompted a backlash from lawmakers over national security concerns amid confusion over how the deal ma...
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WASHINGTON, July 2 ― US manufacturing activity slowed to near a three-year low in June, with a measure of new orders received by factories tumbling, amid growing anxiety over an escalation in trade ...
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China's Huawei said on Monday it is awaiting guidance from the U.S. Department of Commerce on whether it can resume using Google's Android mobile operating system on upcoming smartphones.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): Felda settlers are putting their trust in the new Felda chairman Tan Sri Mohd Bakke Salleh to raise the status of the settlers and ensure sustainability of the agency.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): Former Umno vice president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein opined that Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has the right to return as Umno President according to party's constitution.
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GEORGE TOWN: Umno has no problem accepting the leadership of Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi even though he is involved in a number of court cases involving alleged corruption, criminal breach of tru...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Ng Peng Hay maintains that he is still Koperasi Jayadiri Sdn Bhd (Kojadi) chairman despite a statement issued by the board on Friday.
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has announced he will resume the leadership of Umno.
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In a surprise twist to the on-going saga between Huawei and the United States government, the Chinese technology company is now able to purchase products from its US-based suppliers once again.
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The United States and China have agreed to restart trade talks and Washington will not level new tariffs on Chinese exports, Beijing's official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, as US President Don...
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NEW YORK, June 29 ― A gauge of global stocks climbed yesterday in advance of a meeting on trade between US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, as global equities notched their b...
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(From right) President of Conoco Philips Malaysia, David Hendicott, Kamala and Yusof during the press conference, yesterday.
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PUTRAJAYA: The National Registration Department (NRD) and two other parties have failed to reach an out-of-court settlement in the case of a Muslim child born out of wedlock.
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PUTRAJAYA: The National Registration Department (NRD) and two others were unable to reach an out-of-court settlement in the case of a Muslim child born out of wedlock whose parents sought to change th...
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PUTRAJAYA June 28 — The National Registration Department (NRD) and two others were unable to reach an out-of-court settlement in the case of a Muslim child born out of wedlock whose parents sought...
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KUALA LUMPUR: More than 90 CEOs, founders and leading voices from Asean's burgeoning tech industry will be attending the Wild Digital Southeast Asia 2019 which will be held here on July 3 and 4.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 28): The FBM KLCI started the final trading day of the first half of 2019 on a tepid note and remained some 18 points down year-to-date.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 27): The FBM KLCI started off on negative footing Thursday morning in line with the listless regional markets, after US President Donald Trump said substantial additional U.S. tarif...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 27): The remuneration that FGV Holdings Bhd’s board gets has become the talk of town, sparking debates about whether the directors’ pays are justifiable.
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HONG Kong stocks ended higher on Wednesday in lacklustre trade, as caution prevailed ahead of the highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the G20 summit this week.
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GEORGE TOWN, June 26 — Two non-governmental organisations (NGO) have called for stern action to be taken against the Lost Paradise Hotel owner responsible for the retaining wall collapse that killed...
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NEW YORK, June 25 — Wall Street had a subdued open today as markets digested Washington’s latest round of sanctions on top Iranian officials including supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
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KUALA LUMPUR/BANGKOK (June 24): Thailand's largest energy firm PTT Pcl has stepped up investments in the retail and industrial power sectors, as a buffer against the impact of a global economic slowdo...
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JUNE 24 — In the recent 34th Asean Summit held in Bangkok, one of the issues that was discussed was a joint Asean bid to jointly host the Fifa World Cup in 2034, which would involve countries includ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Vitol, the world's largest independent oil trader, has started building a small oil refinery at its storage terminal in Malaysia that will provide low-sulphur fuel for ships, a...
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(June 24): Asian stocks looked set for a mixed start to the week amid signs a global rally is stalling.
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SEOUL, June 21 — South Korean President Moon Jae-in today sacked both of his top economic policy aides as the nation’s economy, the fourth-largest in Asia, cools sharply this year.
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(June 21): Stocks in Asia looked set for a muted start Friday even as their U.S. counterparts climbed to a record high.
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NEW YORK: Formerly identified by its codename AM-RB 003, Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined hypercar collaboration with Red Bull Advanced Technologies and Adrian Newey has been officially named the ...
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Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg on June 18, inviting the social media tycoon to partner with him in a bid to promote universal internet access in Mexico.