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Buenos Aires tango star wins fight to bring back cobblestones

Now, a showdown between a preservationist tango singer and a paving-bent govt has Argentines arguing over the costs and benefits of its Old World heritage ...

New products to sustain momentum at Takaful Malaysia Keluarga

Among the initiatives driving Takaful Malaysia Keluarga’s growth strategies are expansion of high-margin products such as credit-related takaful cover
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Exim Bank hosts launch of MITI Inter-Agency Games

By TMR / Pic By EXIM BANK
Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Bhd (Exim Bank) hosted the launch of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) ...

Mubadala, Tencent mull bids for RM12b Watson stake

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Mubadala Development Co, the Abu Dhabi sovereign fund, and Chinese Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd are weighing bids for ...

Digital trade barriers need to be reduced to maximise returns, says expert

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
DIGITAL trade barriers at home and abroad need to be reduced in order to maximise future returns, ...

Malaysia stands to benefit as trade diverts from China

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH 
MALAYSIA is likely to gain some advantage from the global tension between the US and China as the trade feud is expected ...

MyIX invests RM2.5m in infrastructure upgrades

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Malaysia Internet Exchange (MyIX) is investing about RM2.5 million in upgrading its facilities to ...

Selangor records highest investment of RM25b in 2018

The new record surpasses the initial target of RM12b, with manufacturing as the biggest contributor, according to MB
By AFIQ AZIZ / Pic ...

Can Media Prima share price rise with Umno’s exit?

MPB’s link to a political party has weighed on the stock as investors contemplate the future of the company following BN’s defeat ...

Hong Kong’s weak dollar is a victim of surging China stocks

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • The rally in Chinese stocks has been bad news for the Hong Kong dollar. Equity investors are selling the currency for the ...

Cathay to mine personal data to tailor to premium flyers

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd is doubling down on mining customer data. The airline is logging the travel habits of lucrative ...

Baht traders brace for election volatility, seasonal soft patch

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • The high flying baht is about to hit some turbulence — not only volatility from this weekend’s election, but also a period of ...