Posts Tagged ‘America’

The best mail-order cake 
in America 
costs US$300

Bloomberg samples 13 cakes to find ones to serve that guests will talk about for years to come
By KATE KRADER Like politics, the subject of cakes is a ...

This trade war ‘winner’ looks an awful lot like China

by DANIEL MOSS / pic by BLOOMBERG
An Asian Communist state with a government-directed industrial policy churns out cheap goods for consumption in ...

The great Sriracha battle 
is coming to America

Thailand’s Thaitheparos seeks to chip away at Huy Fong Foods’ dominance of the American palate with Sriraja Panich
By SOPHIE ALEXANDER & RANDY ...

Malaysia condemns inclusion in US’ new ‘K’ indicator

by TMR
The government strongly objects the decision by the US to categorise Malaysia in the newly introduced “K” indicator in a travel advisory issued ...

The Japanese spice blend taking over America brings the heat

Chefs embrace the spicy-herbal-citrusy hit of shichimi togarashi in everything from salad to seafood to cocktails
By LARISSA ZIMBEROFF / Pic By ...

Get used to oil tankers hauling seawater to America

By Julian Lee / BLOOMBERG
Supertankers hauling seawater across the Atlantic? That’s just one of the odder results of the US shale boom. Crude oil ...

Trump shouldn’t take the easy way out over China

By J KYLE BASS & DANIEL BABICH / Pic By BLOOMBERG
When it comes to the trade talks with China, US President Donald Trump and his negotiators have ...

Blackwater mercenary Prince has new RM4t Chinese boss

HONG KONG • Erik Prince (picture), the former Navy SEAL who founded Blackwater, hardly seems like the type who dwells on corporate niceties. He was, after ...

Here’s why your next foodie destination won’t be New York

Don’t call Philly New York’s 6th borough and don’t say Indy’s only about car races
By KATE KRADER & MARGARET SUTHERLIN Still think the most ...

Former shooting victim takes aim at US gun violence

BALTIMORE • At age 17, Joseph Sakran was shot in the throat after a high school football game — a life-threatening injury that set him on the path to ...

Kenanga: OPR to remain at 3.25% in 2019

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is expected to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 3.25% this year, given growth ...

Riskiest assets suddenly seem a whole lot more appealing as developing world bounces back

NEW YORK • Emerging markets (EMs) look to be in a sweet spot.
Developing-nation assets roared back last Friday after US Federal Reserve (Fed) chairman ...