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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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Yemen’s Houthi movement launched an attack on Abha civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia yesterday that killed one person and wounded seven others, the Saudi-led coalition battling the group in ...
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US President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was not seeking war with Tehran after a senior Iranian military commander warned any conflict in the Gulf region could spread uncontrollably and threaten th...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 — A former SRC International director told the High Court today that a man claiming to be an anti-graft officer had told him to leave the country, as his cooperation in an inve...
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Iran has shot down a US military drone which the elite Revolutionary Guards said was flying over southern Iran, raising fears that a major military confrontation could erupt between Tehran and Washing...
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TOKYO: Oil prices rose over 1 percent on Thursday as official data showed U.S. crude stocks fell more than expected and as OPEC and other producers finally agreed a date for a meeting to discuss output cuts
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PETALING JAYA: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah is delighted with the outcome of his recent special visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and hopes it will boost economic ties with Malaysia.
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Short-term rental management company GuestReady Group, co-founded by previous Foodpanda execs, raised US$6 million in a series A round co-led by Russia’s Impulse VC and Dubai-based VentureSouq. Ex...
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PETALING JAYA: Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali has posted photographs showing him at an audience today with the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, who had made a special visit to the United Arab Emirates on S...
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BANGKOK: Thai oil and gas firm, PTT Exploration and Production Pcl said on Monday it would buy Partex Holding B.V. from Libson-based Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for $622 million, its latest acquisition of upstream and midstream assets
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Mohamed Azmin shared several photographs of the meeting.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah today granted an audience to Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali at the Istana Negara.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — Beleaguered minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali met the Yang di-Pertuan Agong at Istana Negara, saying he would follow the latter’s advice and guidance.
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Azmin Ali has expressed his gratitude to the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah for granting him an audience at Istana Negara.
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has granted an audience to Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali at Istana Negara in Kuala Lumpur.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — Lim Kit Siang today acknowledged that Malaysia appears slow in doling out justice on those who pilfered from 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) after the United Arab Emirate...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia External Trade Development Corp (Matrade) will be matching more than 40 Malaysian companies in the oil and gas sector with foreign buyers next week through its International Sourcing Programme (INSP).
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 16): Two men linked to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd kleptocracy scandal have been convicted of financial crimes and sentenced to jail in Abu Dhabi, the Wall Street Journal reported...
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ABU DHABI: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah concluded his three-day special visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday, a trip which has further st...
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KARUIZAWA, Japan, June 15 — Energy ministers from the Group of 20 major economies have shared concerns over attacks on tankers in the Gulf and will collaborate to maintain stability in the oil marke...
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The United States on Friday blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf and said it was seeking international consensus about the threat to shipping, despite Tehran denying ...
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ABU DHABI: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah paid a visit to Wahat Al-Karama, a memorial to United Arab Emirates’ fallen heroes.
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ABU DHABI, June 14 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah ended his three-day special visit to the United Arab Emirates by performing Friday prayers at the ...
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(June 14): News of more mysterious tanker attacks, this time in the Gulf of Oman, had their predictable effect on (otherwise lifeless) oil prices Thursday morning.
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ABU DHABI (June 14): On the second day of the three-day special visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Malaysian Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah visite...
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The United States blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday that drove up oil prices and raised concerns about a new US-Iranian confrontation.
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah held talks with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces...
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Two oil tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crews have been evacuated, shipping firms and industry sources said on Thursday, a month after a similar incident in which fou...
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ABU DHABI, June 13 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah held talks with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emir...
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Buyandship, a Hong Kong-based ecommerce shipping and media service provider, raised US$2.2 million in a pre-series B round led by existing investor Infinity Venture Partners.
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TOKYO: Oil prices steadied on Thursday, after slumping as much as 4% in the previous session to nearly five-month lows on the back of a further buildup in U.S. crude stockpiles and worries about lower demand growth.
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah ABU DHABI: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah said Malaysians abroad must lo...
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ABU DHABI, June 12 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah arrived in Abu Dhabi today for a special visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from today until ...
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GENEVA, June 8 — Iran has no plans to leave the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries despite being treated like an enemy by some fellow members, Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said in an i...
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In the past couple of years, there has been a tumult of changes at Rocket Internet’s Vaniday, a site for booking appointments at salons and spas.
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MECCA: The 14th Session of the Islamic Summit Conference (OIC Summit) ended with leaders underlining the Palestinian cause as the central issue of Islamic nations.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A special memorandum was sent to President Donald Trump through the US Embassy’s representative here yesterday to object the ‘Deal of the Century’ which is supposed to find a solut...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 29): Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd's net profit rose 21.1% to RM112.15 million in the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 (1QFY19) from RM92.65 million a year ago, due to strong activiti...
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SINGAPORE: United Arab Emirates-based utility Utico FZC is offering some payments to retail investors in Hyflux Ltd.’s perpetual securities and preference shares, as they attempt to recover approximately S$900 million in investments.
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US President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over US$8 billion worth of weapons to Sa...
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The United States on Friday announced the deployment of 1,500 troops to the Middle East, describing it as an effort to bolster defences against Iran as it accused the country’s Revolutionary Guards ...
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DUBAI, May 22 — The United Arab Emirates said yesterday it has launched a permanent residency scheme to attract wealthy individuals and highly skilled workers to the oil-rich Gulf country.
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DUBAI, May 21 — The United Arab Emirates said today it has launched a permanent residency scheme to attract wealthy individuals and highly skilled workers to the oil-rich Gulf country.
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NEW YORK: Oil prices on Monday rose to multi-week highs before easing later in the session as Opec indicated it was likely to maintain production cuts that have helped boost prices this year, while escalating Middle East tensions provided further support.
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US President Donald Trump issued a new threat to Tehran on Sunday, tweeting that a conflict would be the “official end” of Iran, as Saudi Arabia warned it stood ready to respond with “all streng...
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JOHOR BARU: Johor stands to gain from the ongoing US-China trade war by luring Chinese manufacturers that will be badly affected by it.
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NEW YORK: Oil futures were up more than 1% on Thursday as tensions in the Middle East grew, with a Saudi-led coalition launching air strikes in retaliation for recent attacks on its crude infrastructure
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 16 ― Malaysia is ranked the third highest-ranking Muslim-majority country in this year’s global Islamicity Index which measures a society’s adherence to Quranic teachings and P...
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Houthi fighters and Saudi-backed pro-government forces battled in Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah on Wednesday, breaching a ceasefire and potentially complicating a troop withdrawal agreement intended...
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NEW YORK: Oil futures inched up on Wednesday as the prospect of mounting tensions in the Middle East hitting global supplies overshadowed an unexpected build in U.S. crude inventories.
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PETALING JAYA (May 15): RM Quest Sdn Bhd, the developer of the Intelligent Residence Management App (iRM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with its Malaysian marketing partner, Win...
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President Donald Trump on Tuesday denied a New York Times report that US officials were discussing a military plan to send up to 120,000 troops to the Middle East to counter any attack or nuclear weap...
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NEW YORK: Oil prices rose over 1% on Tuesday after top exporter Saudi Arabia said explosive-laden drones launched by a Yemeni-armed movement aligned to Iran had attacked facilities belonging to state oil company Aramco
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 14): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus for Wednesday (May 15) may include the following: Deleum Bhd, Digi.Com Bhd, JAKS Resources Bhd, Tenaga Nasi...
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Saudi Arabia said armed drones had struck two oil pumping stations in the kingdom on Tuesday in what it called a “cowardly” act of terrorism two days after Saudi oil tankers were sabotaged off the...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 14): Deleum Bhd is looking at a gradual expansion into overseas markets to mitigate the oilfield services provider's geographical risk.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI fell below the psychologically important 1,600 level after losing as much as 29 points in early morning trade.
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NEW YORK: Oil futures fell on Monday with Wall Street, as the negative turn in the U.S.-Chinese trade talks spooked investors, who had sent oil higher in early trade on concerns about reports of sabotage attacks on tankers in the Middle East that could disrupt supplies.
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DUBAI, May 13 — Saudi Arabia said today that two of its oil tankers were among those attacked off the coast of the United Arab Emirates and said it was an attempt to undermine the security of crude ...
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ABU DHABI: Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest S$400 million ($294 million) in Singapore's indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd, the chief executive of the United Arab Emirates-based utility said on Sunday
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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reached an accord with the International Monetary Fund for a three-year, US$6 billion bailout package aimed at shoring up fragile public finances and strengthening a slowing economy, officials said on Sunday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The date palm tree has played a vital role as a key source of food and sustenance throughout the history of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
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LONDON, May 8 — Washington is counting on Middle East allies to help prevent its sanctions on Iran’s oil exports from sending oil prices skyrocketing, but analysts warn that this could further des...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): The International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) has successfully reissued US$600 million in short-term sukuk in two series.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is the most property obsessed country in the Southeast Asia and ranked at fourth place globally after the United Arab Emirates, the United States and Taiwan, according to HSBC Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 — Malaysia has been ranked as the most property-obsessed nation in the Asean region, which has in turn contributed to many delaying other important life stages including marriage...
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PUTRAJAYA: Tourist arrivals from Arab countries increased sharply last year after Pakatan Harapan took over the country’s administration, says Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): Tourist arrivals from Arab countries increased sharply last year after Pakatan Harapan took over the country's administration, says Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
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PUTRAJAYA (May 3): Tourist arrivals from Arab countries increased sharply last year after Pakatan Harapan (PH) took over the country’s administration, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk M...
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PUTRAJAYA, May 3 — Tourist arrivals from Arab countries increased sharply last year after Pakatan Harapan (PH) took over the country’s administration, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk...
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GENEVA, May 1 — Any country using oil as a weapon could cause the collapse of oil producer group Opec, Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said today, according to SHANA, the news outlet of the oil...
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Sogou, operator of China’s second largest online search engine, will develop the world’s first Arabic-speaking, artificial intelligence-based news presenter under a deal with the state-owned broad...
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia will take part in the World Expo in Dubai, United Arab Emirates next year, with the Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Ministry set to lead the country’s delegation.
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia aims to achieve RM10 billion worth of potential investments and businesses from Expo 2020 Dubai, said Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 29 — Malaysia aims to achieve RM10 billion worth of potential investments and businesses from Dubai Expo 2020, said Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minis...
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DUBAI, April 29 — US sanctions on Iran, rising unrest in the Middle East and North Africa and oil price volatility are dragging regional economic growth, the International Monetary Fund said today.
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SHARJAH: Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates is officially the World Book Capital of 2019, the first city in the Gulf region to be bestowed the title by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco).
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NEW YORK, April 24 — Oil prices hit their highest in about six months yesterday as sources said Gulf Opec members were ready to raise output only if there was demand before offsetting any shortfall ...
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LONDON: Saudi Arabia will coordinate with other crude producers to ensure that adequate supplies are available and the market “does not go out of balance,” Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said, after the U.S. ended waivers for buyers of Iranian oil.
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WASHINGTON: The United States on Monday demanded that buyers of Iranian oil stop purchases by May 1 or face sanctions, a move to choke off Tehran's oil revenues which sent crude prices to six-month highs on fears of a potential supply crunch.
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SINGAPORE: Oil rose to the highest level in almost six months as the US government was said to eliminate sanction waivers that allowed buyers to import Iranian crude.
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RIYADH, April 22 — Riyadh is committed to “stabilise” the oil market after a US decision to end sanction exemptions for Iran’s customers, Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said...
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NEW YORK, April 22 — Oil prices gained today as the Trump administration ended waivers for countries that had been importing Iranian crude in spite of US sanctions.
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Several air strikes and explosions shook the Libyan capital Tripoli overnight, residents said, in an escalation of a two-week offensive by eastern forces on the city held by the internationally recogn...
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WHEN addressing Kedah civil servants at Wisma Darul Aman last month, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad expressed regret that Muslims are involved in corruption when Islam prohibits it.
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ISLAMABAD, April 18 — Pakistan’s finance minister Asad Umar has stepped down from cabinet, he announced today, ahead of securing a crucial bailout deal with the International Monetary Fund.
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DUBAI: State oil giant Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil producer, is in talks to buy a minority stake in the refining and petrochemicals businesses of India’s Reliance Industries Ltd, sources familiar with the matter said.
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ISLAMABAD, April 17 — Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit China next week to meet its leaders and deliver a keynote speech at the vast Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, the South Asian nati...
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DUBAI/NEW DELHI: State oil giant Saudi Aramco, the world's biggest oil producer, is in talks to buy a minority stake in the refining and petrochemicals businesses of India's Reliance Industries Ltd, sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
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DUBAI, April 15 — Dubai’s Expo 2020 global trade fair is expected to give the United Arab Emirates an economic boost of over US$33 billion (RM135.8 billion), consultants Ernst and Young said in a ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Citi and Schroders have launched a digital tool, investIQ, on the Citi Wealth platform in selected markets across Asia, including Malaysia, Middle East and Europe.
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SEREMBAN: Although the government has confirmed that Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor did not purchase a 22-carat pink diamond, this does not cancel out the fact that the jewel was nonetheless eventually bought with funds allegedly siphoned from 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), says Rafizi Ramli.
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RANTAU: Today, campaigning former Prime Minister Najib Razak demanded a younger version of himself head to his ‘apology room,’ for spreading lies about the USD27million pink diamond now that cust...
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SEREMBAN: Putrajaya’s disclosure that there was no purchase of a 22-carat pink diamond popularly linked to Rosmah Mansor does not negate the fact that it was bought with funds allegedly stolen from ...
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KUALA LUMPUR • Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, yesterday pleaded not guilty to a third graft charge relating to a solar hybrid project to supply power to rura...
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WASHINGTON: Standard Chartered Plc has agreed to pay US$1.1 billion to U.S. and British authorities for conducting illegal financial transactions that violated sanctions against Iran and other countries, government authorities announced on Tuesday.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 9 — Malaysia has taken the top spot in the MasterCard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) for the ninth year in a row, but for the first time, it is sharing that pos...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): Eversendai Corp Bhd has clinched three new projects with a combined value of RM196 million in Qatar and Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates.