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  • Twitter momentum grows with second straight profit quarter

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    Twitter momentum grows with second straight profit quarter

    WASHINGTON, April 25 — Twitter reported its second consecutive quarterly profit today in a positive sign for the short messaging service after years in the red. The San...

  • US stocks join global selloff on rate-hike fears

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    US stocks join global selloff on rate-hike fears

    NEW YORK, April 25 —Wall Street stocks fell early today, joining a global stock selloff on worries about rising interest rates. The retreat continued the trend from yesterday,...

  • Boeing shakes off trade-war jitters as cash beats estimates

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    Boeing shakes off trade-war jitters as cash beats estimates

  • Takeda closes in on US$64b Shire deal to join pharma elite

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    Takeda closes in on US$64b Shire deal to join pharma elite

  • Sky pulls support for Murdoch bid as Comcast confirms offer

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    Sky pulls support for Murdoch bid as Comcast confirms offer

  • EU moves to tackle letter box firms’ tax avoidance, social dumping

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    EU moves to tackle letter box firms’ tax avoidance, social dumping

  • One more term for LBS Bina MD as Malaysia-Guangdong chamber chief

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    One more term for LBS Bina MD as Malaysia-Guangdong chamber chief

  • Petronas, TM to collaborate in multiple areas

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    Petronas, TM to collaborate in multiple areas

  • Airbus details Franco-German fighter deal with UK role at risk

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    Airbus details Franco-German fighter deal with UK role at risk

  • Costa Coffee to break from Whitbread after investor pressure

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    Costa Coffee to break from Whitbread after investor pressure

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    Ringgit closes lower against US dollar

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  • ‘Very good chance’ of a US-China trade deal, says Trump

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    ‘Very good chance’ of a US-China trade deal, says Trump

  • Trump: Good chance of trade deal with China

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    Trump: Good chance of trade deal with China

  • Cryptocurrencies' April advance storms past 75pc

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    Cryptocurrencies' April advance storms past 75pc

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    Asean3 government bond index now available

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  • China’s Xiaomi promises to cap hardware income margin ahead of IPO

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    China’s Xiaomi promises to cap hardware income margin ahead of IPO

    BEIJING, April 25 — Chinese smartphone and smart device maker Xiaomi will cap income from its hardware business at 5 per cent of after-tax profits starting 2018, as it looks to...

  • Credit Suisse delivers best quarter since Thiam’s revamp

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    Credit Suisse delivers best quarter since Thiam’s revamp

    ZURICH, April 25 — Credit Suisse delivered its best quarterly results today since Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam launched his restructuring plan for Switzerland’s...

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    ASTRO’s regional video platform Tribe signs partnership with Telkomsel, Indonesia’s biggest telco

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Tribe, Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad’s regional video streaming service today announced their partnership with Indonesia’s largest mobile provider...

  • Petronas Dagangan earmarks RM300m for continued expansion

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    Petronas Dagangan earmarks RM300m for continued expansion

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Petronas Dagangan Berhad (PDB) has allocated RM300 million to maintain the momentum of its retail and business expansion activities. PDB managing...

  • 6 hours ago

    Bursa Malaysia closes lower for fourth straight day

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Bursa Malaysia ended lower for the fourth consecutive day today, with selling pressure across-the-board and in tandem with the weaker performance of...

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    Lazada maintains lead as Malaysia’s top e-commerce player

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Lazada has maintained its e-commerce market lead on desktop in Malaysia, with an average online traffic of 48.4 million in the first quarter (Q1) of...

  • BMW sees slower growth in China this year; local JV talks ongoing

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    BMW sees slower growth in China this year; local JV talks ongoing

    BEIJING, April 25 — German luxury carmaker BMW expects the pace of growth of its China sales to almost halve this year, the firm’s chief executive said today, amid a broader...

  • Bursa chalks up RM63.8m gain in Q1

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    Bursa chalks up RM63.8m gain in Q1

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Bursa Malaysia Bhd registered a profit after tax and minority interest (Patami) of RM63.8 million in the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 (Q1), an...

  • Asian currencies pressured as US Treasury yield tops 3pc

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    Asian currencies pressured as US Treasury yield tops 3pc

    SINGAPORE, April 25 — Emerging Asian currencies remained under selling pressure today as benchmark US bond yields poked above the 3 per cent level and lifted the dollar....

  • Singapore awards US$1.1b contract for second phase of mega-port project

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    Singapore awards US$1.1b contract for second phase of mega-port project

    SINGAPORE, April 25 — Singapore today announced a US$1.1 billion (RM4.3 billion) plan to expand and modernise its port, the world's second biggest, but which is in fierce...

  • China carmaker GAC says trade war could hurt plans to enter US market

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    China carmaker GAC says trade war could hurt plans to enter US market

    BEIJING, April 25 — Guangzhou Automobile Group Co Ltd (GAC) today said a brewing trade war between China and the United States could hurt the Chinese automaker's plans to break...

  • Bursa ends morning session down

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    Bursa ends morning session down

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session broadly lower with selling pressure across the board and in tandem with the weaker performance of regional...

  • Permian Basin seen growing to largest oil patch in the world

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    Permian Basin seen growing to largest oil patch in the world

    ANDREWS, April 25 — The Permian shale play is all about setting records. Now, the region will probably become the world’s largest oil patch over the next decade. Output in the...

  • SE Asia stocks track Wall St lower, Indonesia near three-week low

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    SE Asia stocks track Wall St lower, Indonesia near three-week low

    SINGAPORE, April 25 — Most South-east Asian stock markets fell today following an overnight drop in US equities as investors pulled out of riskier assets after treasury yields...

  • Bursa trends lower at mid-morning

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    Bursa trends lower at mid-morning

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Bursa Malaysia was trending lower at mid-morning today on selling pressure seen across the board, while tracking the weaker performance of regional...

  • Odds of Indonesia rate hike increase as rupiah tumbles

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    Odds of Indonesia rate hike increase as rupiah tumbles

    JAKARTA, April 25 — With Indonesia’s central bank failing to stem the slide in the currency to a two-year low this week, bets of a rate hike are increasing. PT Bank Mandiri...

  • Ringgit retreats against US dollar at opening

    13 hours ago

    Ringgit retreats against US dollar at opening

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — The ringgit opened marginally lower against the US dollar today on deterioration of risk sentiment, said dealers. At 9am, the ringgit was quoted at...

  • Kim Jong-un's economy to benefit most from peace deal

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    Kim Jong-un's economy to benefit most from peace deal

    SEOUL, April 25 — Peace on the Korean peninsula would offer far bigger economic benefits to impoverished, isolated North Korea than to the already developed South. Expectations...

  • Takeda dives over 9pc on Shire takeover bid, Nikkei falters

    12 hours ago

    Takeda dives over 9pc on Shire takeover bid, Nikkei falters

    TOKYO, April 25 — Japanese stocks slipped this morning as weakness on Wall Street soured risk sentiment, while the spotlight fell on Takeda Pharmaceutical which stumbled after...