Money

China lures Taiwanese with free schooling, but there’s a catch

Most Taiwanese, who have spent almost 7 decades watching relations with China ebb and flow, would rather leave the island’s status ambiguous
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Sime Darby Property 1st Malaysian firm on DJSI

By LYDIA NATHAN & SHAZNI ONG / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Sime Darby Property Bhd (SD Property) has been recognised on the Dow Jones Sustainability ...

Swiss firm ADC Therapeutics said to weigh IPO, sale

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • ADC Therapeutics SA, a Swiss biotechnology company whose backers include UK drugmaker AstraZeneca plc, is in the early stages ...

Uber said in talks to acquire Dubai ride-hailing firm

By BLOOMBERG
SAN FRANCISCO • Uber Technologies Inc is in discussions to buy its Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ as the ride-hailing giant expands ...

Foreign inflows may cushion impact of US-Beijing spat on local market for now

Against its regional peers, Malaysia is the only country to attract inflows last week
By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By TMR File Foreign ...

E-hailing firm Quulo joins market

Quulo aims to be a game changer for the industry with its strategic planning and subscription-based methods
By LYDIA NATHAN JUST ...

Addicted to Chinese money, Cambodia’s capital is transforming

Phnom Penh, once known for its French colonial villas and ‘New Khmer Architecture’, is becoming unrecognisable
By Philip Heijmans / BLOOMBERG ...

Rich Asian family-owned firms create more wealth

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By TMR
Family-Owned companies in Malaysia are performing better, creating more wealth compared to those non-family owned firms, ...

Credit Suisse urged to improve money-laundering controls

By BLOOMBERG
ZURICH • Credit Suisse Group AG was given until the end of next year to strengthen its internal processes to combat money laundering as ...

Domestic telco space heats up

The spotlight is on TM that might see its dominance in the fixed-line broadband space under threat
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR File THE ...

Walking a tightrope — cost, rising living expenses and election promises

The new minimum wage will have trivial impacts towards business activities against the total cost structure
By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By ...

Hong Kong passes New York as home to the most ultra-rich people

The former British colony saw its number of ultra-wealthy increase 31% last year to about 10,000
by Alfred Liu / BLOOMBERG New York has lost its crown ...