Money

Ma Says Alibaba Has to Change Mindset for Global Expansion

Alibaba needs to move away from its asset-light approach to grab a bigger share of global trade, he says
by BLOOMBERG NEWS After conquering grocery ...

Don’t worry about ECB stimulus even after bond buying stops

FRANKFURT • As the European Central Bank (ECB) brainstorms scenarios for winding down its €2.3 trillion (RM11.73 trillion) asset-purchase programme, there ...

Central banks can’t ignore the bitcoin boom, BIS says

LONDON • The world’s central banks can’t ignore the growth in cryptocurrencies and may at some point have to consider whether it makes sense for them to ...

Economists boost euro-area outlook, see best year in a decade

FRANKFURT • The euro-area economy just got another upgrade, with economists seeing the fastest expansion since before the financial crisis.
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MRT

Moody’s: Infrastructure spending spurs broad-based economic growth

Persisting solid external demand and ongoing govt infrastructure spending to support more investment by private businesses for Malaysia and Hong Kong
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Ronzone

All about basketball…and business ethics

Seri Mutiara Cup tournament in Malaysia to be a hub for NBA draft prospects and encourage more teams to participate
By MARK RAO / Pic By AFIF ABD ...

Dusting Off Swiss Watch Icon, LVMH’s Zenith Embraces Taboo

No smartwatch, but CEO Tornare authorises customisation
by Corinne Gretler / BLOOMBERG A DUSTY attic at the Zenith watch factory in Switzerland bears ...
Bitcoin

Bitcoin sees its end as China clamps down on trading

NEW YORK • Bitcoin’s meteoric summertime surge risks coming to a painful end as Chinese policymakers move to restrict trading amid growing warnings of a ...
S&P 500 Index

S&P 500 Index vaults past 2,500 milestone

NEW YORK • The S&P 500 Index powered past 2,500 for the first time, notching its third round-number milestone of the year as the bull mar- ket in US ...
Bank Negara Malaysia

Changing lives through green sukuk

Malaysia is often hailed for its prominence in the area, particularly due to its leadership in the sukuk market, as well as in sustainable and responsible ...
FGVH

The focus remains on FGVH’s financial results

Buying by investors has seen the rm’s share price rise to RM1.73, up 13% last Friday
By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By TMRpic The arrival of a new chairman ...

Nike Sneakers Made a Billionaire of This Ex-Convict S. Korean

by Yoojung Lee & Sterling Wong / BLOOMBERG
It’s hardly unheard of for billionaire businessmen to be sentenced to prison and return to the top ...