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    Huawei chief says US may ‘escalate’ but confident on business

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    France, US agree to extend digital tax row talks

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    US Treasury’s Mnuchin says Phase 2 trade deal may not remove all tariffs, reports WSJ

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    ECB: Corporate loan demand falls for first time since 2013

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    Ministry to organise programme to help SMEs gain access to financing

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    Ringgit ends lower against US dollar

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — The ringgit closed lower versus the US dollar in line with other emerging Asian currencies, taking cue from the fall of the Chinese yuan and lack of risk...

  • Bursa Malaysia ends in the red

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    Bursa Malaysia ends in the red

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Bursa Malaysia ended in the red today in line with the downtrend in regional markets, as losses in selected heavyweights put pressure on the local index....

  • Sterling holds steady ahead of crucial labour market data

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    Sterling holds steady ahead of crucial labour market data

    LONDON, Jan 21 — Sterling held above US$1.30 (RM5.30) ahead of UK labour market data today that, if disappointing, will provide a further signal that the Bank of England could...

  • Talks on digital tax with US remain difficult, says France’s Le Maire

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    Talks on digital tax with US remain difficult, says France’s Le Maire

    BRUSSELS, Jan 21 — France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said today talks with the United States on the taxation of digital companies “remained difficult” despite a...

  • Swiss banking giant UBS books lower profits in 2019

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    Swiss banking giant UBS books lower profits in 2019

    ZURICH, Jan 21 — Swiss banking giant UBS said today its full-year profits fell last year, but that economic stimulus measures and easier monetary conditions “contributed to a...

  • Hong Kong stocks slump after credit downgrade

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    Hong Kong stocks slump after credit downgrade

    HONG KONG, Jan 21 — Hong Kong shares plunged today after Moody’s downgraded the city’s credit rating, while tourism-linked firms were hit by fears over a SARS-like virus...

  • European stock slump at open

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    European stock slump at open

    LONDON, Jan 21 — Europe’s leading stock markets slumped at the start of trading today after sharp losses across Asia London’s benchmark FTSE 100 index slid 0.8 per cent to...

  • KL shares slip into the red at mid-afternoon

    13 hours ago

    KL shares slip into the red at mid-afternoon

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Bursa Malaysia slipped into the red at mid-afternoon dragged down by profit-taking in telecommunications blue-chip stocks. At 3.04pm, the FTSE Bursa...

  • Hong Kong tourism stocks take hit as virus spooks investors

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    Hong Kong tourism stocks take hit as virus spooks investors

    HONG KONG, Jan 21 — Tourism-linked stocks sank in Hong Kong today with investors spooked by confirmation that a deadly virus in China can be transmitted between humans, while...

  • Facebook targets UK growth with 1,000 hires this year

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    Facebook targets UK growth with 1,000 hires this year

    LONDON, Jan 21 — Facebook will hire 1,000 people in London this year in roles such as product development and safety as it continues to grow its biggest engineering centre...

  • Bank of Japan lifts growth outlook, keeps easy money policy

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    Bank of Japan lifts growth outlook, keeps easy money policy

    TOKYO, Jan 21 — The Bank of Japan today slightly upgraded its growth forecast for the world’s third-biggest economy but kept its super easy monetary policy unchanged. The...

  • UOB: Ringgit on uptrend rally on positive US-China trade relations

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    UOB: Ringgit on uptrend rally on positive US-China trade relations

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — The ringgit has continued its rally along with other Asian currencies on the back of positive US-China trade relations, making it the third best...

  • Bursa Malaysia ends morning session mixed

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    Bursa Malaysia ends morning session mixed

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Bursa Malaysia gave up its earlier gains to close the morning session mixed as some traders decided to take their profits off the table. At lunch break,...

  • Perodua eyes 240,000 unit sales in 2020

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    Perodua eyes 240,000 unit sales in 2020

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (Perodua) aims to sell 240,000 units of vehicles in 2020, almost unchanged compared to the 240,341 units sold last year....

  • Australian bushfires hit coal output, hazardous conditions to return

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    Australian bushfires hit coal output, hazardous conditions to return

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    Axis REIT aims to acquire RM140m worth of properties

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Axis Real Estate Investment Trust (Axis-REIT) aims to acquire RM140 million worth of properties this year. Axis REIT Managers Bhd chief executive officer...

  • Uber sells meal delivery service in India to competitor Zomato

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    Uber sells meal delivery service in India to competitor Zomato

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  • Hong Kong leads Asian equities lower after fresh downgrade

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    Hong Kong leads Asian equities lower after fresh downgrade

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  • KL shares remain higher at mid-morning

    17 hours ago

    KL shares remain higher at mid-morning

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Bursa Malaysia remains higher at mid-morning on improved buying sentiment due to bargain hunting following yesterday’s profit-taking activities. At...