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The legacy of Venezuela’s migration crisis

In Venezuela, more and more apartment blocks have now turned into ghost properties
By AFP VENEZUELA • Three years ago, asphyxiated by ...

McDonald’s EU tax probe ended as burger giant let off hook

By BLOOMBERG
LUXEMBOURG • McDonald’s Corp won a rare reprieve from European Union (EU) competition regulators cracking down on unfair fiscal deals for ...

Amazon up ad market share to rival Google, Facebook

By BLOOMBERG
SEATTLE • Amazon.com Inc’s advertising business is gaining faster than expected in a market dominated by Facebook Inc and Google. The ...

Comcast-Fox battle for Sky could be resolved in a one-day auction

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • The drawn-out battle for control of Sky plc is likely to be settled in an abbreviated auction starting on Saturday, in a showdown ...

Tesco hurts Lidl, Aldi with 1st Jack’s store

Tesco is challenging the Germany’s discounters while avoiding dismantling its main store brand with lower prices
By BLOOMBERG ...

Morgan Stanley sees RM10.4b equity raise for Tesla

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Tesla Inc could raise funds as soon as this year as Elon Musk’s company ramps up production and prepares for maturing debt, ...

No-deal Brexit could cost RM28b in car tariffs

By BLOOMBERG
BRUSSELS • A so-called Brexit without a trade deal between the UK and the European Union (EU) could cost the car industry and consumers at ...

UK inflation accelerates on transport, PC games

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • UK inflation unexpectedly accelerated in August, boosted by the cost of theatre shows, personal computer (PC) games, transport ...

Tesla criminal probe into Musk’s tweet may open Pandora’s box

To prove criminal securities fraud, prosecutors would have to show not only that Musk’s statements were false, but that they were ...

Kim’s small steps on nuclear programme put ball in Trump’s court

By BLOOMBERG
SEOUL • Kim Jong-un looks like he did just enough yesterday to get stalled talks with US President Donald Trump back on track, without ...

Alibaba’s Ma warns China to prepare for 20-year trade war

He says China needs to bolster its economy and shift trade from US to regions like SE Asia and Africa
By BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • ...

US orders Chinese media to file as foreign agents

By BLOOMBERG
WASHINGTON • The US Justice Department (DoJ) has informed China’s Xinhua News Agency and China Global Television Network that they ...