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Tourism players want another round of incentives to stay in business

The incentives can help industry players return to and stay in tourism sector  by ANIS HAZIM/ pic MUHD AMIN NAHARUL…

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SGX-listed furniture maker Versalink sells Malaysian associate company

SGX-listed furniture maker Versalink Holdings Ltd plans to sell assets of its 34%-owned associated company based in Malaysia for RM3.50…

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Saudi prince’s new role gives him immunity in Khashoggi case, lawyer says

A LAWYER for Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman asked a judge to dismiss a case accusing him of ordering…

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In wealthy Dubai, poor get free bread from machines

DUBAI – With the cost of living surging, free hot bread distribution for the poor has been introduced in Dubai, a…

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Oil steadies after rally as market counts down to OPEC+ meeting

OIL steadied after the biggest one-day gain since May as the market looked to OPEC+ to deliver on expectations for…

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Trump sues CNN for defamation, saying network fears he’ll run in 2024

FORMER President Donald Trump sued CNN for defamation, accusing the network of smearing him -- including with frequent comparisons to…

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Samsung woos US chip buyers with tech advances, Texas production

SAMSUNG Electronics Co. announced an aggressive five-year plan to lure US chip buyers with more advanced technology, aiming to produce…

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Japan sent rare warning to residents to shelter from North Korean missile

NORTH Korea fired a missile over Japan for the first time since 2017, prompting a rare public warning and further…

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32 children died in Indonesia stadium disaster, police chief sacked

MALANG – At least 32 children died in Indonesia's stadium crush, an official said Monday, as police moved to punish those…

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OPEC output rose last month after Libya recovery, symbolic hike

OPEC production rose last month after a recovery in crisis-torn Libya and a symbolic increase pledged by other members. The…

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Ringgit falls against US dollar at close

THE ringgit ended lower against the US dollar today despite higher oil prices, said an analyst. At 6.01pm, the local currency…

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FBM KLCI snaps 8-day losing streak, broader market stays negative

THE FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) snapped eight days of losses to end higher today on mild bargain-hunting activities, an…

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HSBC expects OPR to touch 3.5% by 1H23

HSBC Global Research foresees Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) raising the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) to 3.5%, as it continues to…

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