Posts Tagged ‘debt’

The debt is something I want to fix before stepping down – Tun M

Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will continue to focus on reducing the country’s debts before ending his tenure as prime minister for the ...

Private colleges to suffer without loans

According to Penang Institute, 35% of all private universities are running on negative reserves
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL PRIVATE ...

Student loan debt a ‘micro problem’, says Deutsche Bank

NEW YORK • That US$1.6 trillion (RM6.61 trillion) in student loan debt floating around in the US economy? Not that big a deal in the grand scheme of ...

US banks’ bad debt piles up with credit card losses

NEW YORK • For the biggest US banks, not all consumer debt is created equal.
Credit card losses are outpacing auto and home loans at a rate not seen ...

Jet Airways lenders to sell up to 75% stake

NEW DELHI • Jet Airways India Ltd’s lenders invited initial bids to buy as much as 75% of the debt-laden carrier, starting a process that will determine ...

1MDB, DanaInfra add RM28b to govt liabilities in 2018

Out of the overall amount, RM124.5b were directly guaranteed debt for 8 firms owned by MoF Inc
by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS THE ...

Qatar returns to the bond markets with a 3-part offering

By BLOOMBERG
DUBAI • Qatar, known for its jumbo debt offerings, is returning to international capital markets with a three-part dollar bond sale. It ...

Realty cash crunch risk for struggling India shadow banks

By BLOOMBERG
MUMBAI • India’s property developers are finding it hard to borrow money, raising the prospect of a wave of debt defaults from the sector ...

Bond traders brace for March madness as US debt cap returns

By BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • Treasury traders are bracing for their own outbreak of March madness, with a plethora of risks on the radar, including the ...

Souring deals put China’s Belt and Road dreams under pressure

The growing wariness toward Chinese largess adds another complication to Xi’s effort to manage an economic slowdown
BEIJING • Chinese President Xi ...

PG&E files for bankruptcy with more than RM205b in debt

By BLOOMBERG
SAN FRANCISCO • A series of devastating wildfires that killed more than 100 people and scorched hundreds of thousands of acres in ...

Modi’s record debt sales before polls to pressure Indian bonds

MUMBAI • After posting the best quarter in four years, Indian bonds are pitted against a familiar foe: Likely record debt sales by the government to ...