Money

JPMorgan sees liquidity wildcard in future

They reckon investors should pencil the next crisis in for 2020
by BLOOMBERG TOKYO • How bad will the next crisis be? JPMorgan Chase & Co has an ...

Dr Mahathir’s attacks on foreign projects spook Malaysia investors

As warning against a ‘new version of colonialism’, however, Dr Mahathir has also said he’s open to investment that benefits local companies, workers
by ...

How a family turn a barren hillside into an RM18b property empire

The Kadoories’ propensity to hang on to nurture assets allows them to amass a trove of trophy landmarks in HK
by Venus Feng & Frederik Balfour ...

When 2 films ‘save’ the entire industry

To date, both Munafik 2 and Hantu Mak Limah have crossed the RM30m mark (and still counting)
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH & RAHIMI YUNUS IT FINALLY ...

How Jack Ma became the role model for China’s start-up generation

As Ma makes plans to leave Alibaba, his legacy will be an enduring one
By BLOOMBERG / Pic By TMR Hong Kong • Long before he became China’s most ...

Facebook is bingeing on Bay Area real estate

by Noah Buhayar & Sarah Frier
Since Facebook Inc arrived in Menlo Park, California, seven years ago, the town has been overrun by construction ...

Harry Potter and the BoE’s productivity policymaker

LONDON • Britain’s famous boy wizard may have the magic to revive the UK economy, according to the Bank of England’s (BoE) newest policymaker Jonathan ...

Vehicle sales expected to decrease in adjustment to SST

Year-end sales promotions this year are unlikely to be vibrant, according to analyst
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By TMR Sales of automotives are expected to ...

Climate envoys seek heir to UN’s RM137b carbon market

Richer nations that provide much of the finance would get credits in exchange that go to help meet their commitments on reducing emissions
By ...

Powering the Halal Silk Route

The active collaboration between Northport, Kontena Nasional and Weifang Sime Darby Port is set to change the logistics landscape between Malaysia and ...

Bear market looms for emerging stocks

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • Emerging-market (EM) stocks were on the cusp of a bear market for a second day yesterday, with few signs of relief from a ...

Hold off on buying Indonesia stocks, strategists say

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s key stock index may be down 14% from its February peak, but it still isn’t time to get back into equities in ...