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  • EPF awaits EAC outcome for clearer future directions

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    EPF awaits EAC outcome for clearer future directions

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) is awaiting the outcome from the newly-established Economic Action Council (EAC) for a clearer future direction, chief...

  • FTSE 100 lower as weak dollar hits exporters but Reckitt shines after results

    21 minutes ago

    FTSE 100 lower as weak dollar hits exporters but Reckitt shines after results

    LONDON, Feb 18 — Britain's blue-chip index inched lower and off its four-month high, as a weaker dollar weighed on exporter stocks while consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser...

  • Strong Malaysian economic momentum to continue in 2019, says Zeti

    44 minutes ago

    Strong Malaysian economic momentum to continue in 2019, says Zeti

  • Bursa stays higher at mid-afternoon

    1 hour ago

    Bursa stays higher at mid-afternoon

  • Khazanah tells MAS: For additional funding, let's see your proposal

    1 hour ago

    Khazanah tells MAS: For additional funding, let's see your proposal

  • Sabah's ASB to unveil blueprint to tackle challenges in next decade

    3 hours ago

    Sabah's ASB to unveil blueprint to tackle challenges in next decade

  • US agency submits auto tariff probe report to White House

    4 hours ago

    US agency submits auto tariff probe report to White House

  • Special RM2b government guarantee scheme for SMEs

    5 hours ago

    Special RM2b government guarantee scheme for SMEs

  • Bursa remains higher at mid-morning

    5 hours ago

    Bursa remains higher at mid-morning

  • Coffee farmers betting on blockchain to boost business

    6 hours ago

    Coffee farmers betting on blockchain to boost business

  • Ringgit gains in early trade

    7 hours ago

    Ringgit gains in early trade

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  • Madius: Sabah has identified several China investors

    2 hours ago

    Madius: Sabah has identified several China investors

  • UK airline folds due to fuel costs, Brexit pressures

    2 hours ago

    UK airline folds due to fuel costs, Brexit pressures

  • Samsung to launch US stores in smartphone push

    8 hours ago

    Samsung to launch US stores in smartphone push

  • Mnuchin: US had ‘productive’ trade meetings with China

    20 hours ago

    Mnuchin: US had ‘productive’ trade meetings with China

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  • Trade war boogeyman hangs over giant US toy show

    6 hours ago

    Trade war boogeyman hangs over giant US toy show

    NEW YORK, Feb 18 — The US-China trade war has dealt a glancing blow to American toys, hitting putty and arts and crafts items, while sparing superhero action figures, toy cars...

  • Bursa opens higher

    7 hours ago

    Bursa opens higher

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia opened higher due to better buying demand across-the-board as market sentiment was lifted by strong gains in US stocks. At...

  • Europe's food makers find green palm oil hard to stomach

    7 hours ago

    Europe's food makers find green palm oil hard to stomach

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Europe, the world's second-biggest buyer of palm oil, is set to miss a 2020 target backed by about 10 countries, as well as big companies, to use 100-per...

  • US dollar eases as trade deal prospects bolster risk, sterling gains

    8 hours ago

    US dollar eases as trade deal prospects bolster risk, sterling gains

    SINGAPORE, Feb 18 — The US dollar was marginally weaker today, as increasing expectations of a US-Sino trade deal led investors to shift away from the safety of the greenback...

  • Asia shares up on optimism over trade talks, stimulus

    8 hours ago

    Asia shares up on optimism over trade talks, stimulus

    SYDNEY, Feb 18 — Asian share markets firmed today as investors dared to hope for both progress at Sino-US trade talks in Washington this week and more policy stimulus from major...

  • Saudi crown prince begins Asia tour with US$20b Pakistan investment pledge

    9 hours ago

    Saudi crown prince begins Asia tour with US$20b Pakistan investment pledge

    ISLAMABAD, Feb 18 — Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman yesterday said Saudi Arabia has signed investment agreements worth US$20 billion (RM81.6 billion) during his high-profile...

  • European car imports no threat to US national security, says German group

    10 hours ago

    European car imports no threat to US national security, says German group

    FRANKFURT, Feb 18 — Car imports from Europe do not endanger US national security, German car lobby the VDA said yesterday, echoing comments by Chancellor Angela Merkel a day...

  • Russia's Gazprombank freezes accounts of Venezuela's PDVSA, says source

    10 hours ago

    Russia's Gazprombank freezes accounts of Venezuela's PDVSA, says source

    MOSCOW, Feb 18 — Russian lender Gazprombank has decided to freeze the accounts of Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA and halted transactions with the firm to reduce the risk of...

  • UK plans to make plastic packaging producers pay for waste disposal

    8 hours ago

    UK plans to make plastic packaging producers pay for waste disposal

    LONDON, Feb 18 — Britain is to set out plans to overhaul its recycling system today, including making plastic packaging producers pay the full cost of dealing with their waste...

  • Madius: Sabah has identified several investors from China

    17 hours ago

    Madius: Sabah has identified several investors from China

    KOTA KINABALU, Feb 17 — Sabah Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau says the state government has identified several investors from China and is planning a...

  • Wall Street week ahead: Profit estimates may be adding in too much cost risk

    17 hours ago

    Wall Street week ahead: Profit estimates may be adding in too much cost risk

    NEW YORK, Feb 17 — As Wall Street braces for the first quarterly decline in earnings in nearly three years, some investors are wondering if the market is factoring in a bigger...

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    EcoWorld to unveil Malaysia’s first robot hotel

    ISKANDAR PUTERI, Feb 17 — Eco World Development Group Bhd (EcoWorld Malaysia) is set to introduce the country’s first robot guest registration and food delivery system in the...

  • High foreign outflow due to investment recalibration, says expert

    1 day ago

    High foreign outflow due to investment recalibration, says expert

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 ― A high net foreign fund outflow of RM263.5 million was recorded between Monday to Thursday, a level last seen since the third week of December 2018, as...

  • KPMG: Brexit 'airbags' being tested by business with 40 days to exit day

    1 day ago

    KPMG: Brexit 'airbags' being tested by business with 40 days to exit day

    LONDON, Feb 17 ― With just 40 days until the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union, businesses are testing their emergency Brexit preparations to ensure they have...

  • US President Trump receives update on China trade talks

    1 day ago

    US President Trump receives update on China trade talks

    PALM BEACH, Feb 17 ― President Donald Trump received an update on trade talks with China yesterday at his Florida retreat after discussions in Beijing saw progress ahead of a...

  • UK airline flybmi collapses under fuel costs, Brexit pressures

    1 day ago

    UK airline flybmi collapses under fuel costs, Brexit pressures

    LONDON, Feb 17 ― British regional airline flybmi announced yesterday it had ceased operations and was filing for administration, blaming spikes in fuel and carbon costs and...

  • Merkel says US calling European cars a threat is ‘frightening’

    1 day ago

    Merkel says US calling European cars a threat is ‘frightening’

    MUNICH, Feb 16 — German Chancellor Angela Merkel today labelled as “frightening” tough US trade rhetoric planning to declare European car imports a national security threat....

  • EPF declares 6.15pc dividend for conventional savings, 5.9pc for Shariah

    2 days ago

    EPF declares 6.15pc dividend for conventional savings, 5.9pc for Shariah

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 16 — The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has declared a dividend rate of 6.15 per cent for Simpanan Konvensional 2018, with payout amounting to RM43...

  • Stronger ringgit, commodity prices to shore up Bursa Malaysia next week

    2 days ago

    Stronger ringgit, commodity prices to shore up Bursa Malaysia next week

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 16 — Bursa Malaysia is expected to strengthen next week, driven by stronger ringgit and commodity prices, as well as rising forex reserves and higher...