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March 21, 2018 6:44 AM China carmaker Geely’s 2017 net profit soars amid global push

The Geely Automobile Holdings logo is pictured at the Auto China 2016 show in Beijing April 25, 2016. — Reuters picSHANGHAI, March 21 — Chinese carmaker Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd, whose chairman recently took a US$9 billion (RM35.2 billion) stake in Germany's Daimler AG, said today its profits more than doubled in 2017, driven by strong domestic 9

March 19, 2018 6:29 AM Australian officials slam MH370 Google Maps find claims

PETALING JAYA: The Australian Transport and Safety Bureau (ATSB) has today rubbished a claim by an amateur Australian expert in air crash investigations that he has found missing MH370 on Google Maps four years after its disappearance. The flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing was carrying 239 people when it vanished on March 8, 2014. Peter McMahon, an Australian 3

March 17, 2018 11:38 AM Najib congratulates Xi Jinping on his resounding re-election

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak meets Chinese President Xi Jinping ahead of the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, May 13, 2017. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak today congratulated his China counterpart, Xi Jinping on the latter’s re-election for the second term. Najib, who is currently attending the Asean-Australia Special 14

March 16, 2018 2:24 AM Peugeot targets DS turnaround after Macron endorsement

French carmaker PSA unveils its new DS7 Crossback SUV car during a media presentation in Paris February 28, 2017. ― Reuters picPARIS, March 16 — Peugeot maker PSA Group’s struggling luxury DS lineup will end a five-year sales slump in 2018, divisional boss Yves Bonnefont predicted, thanks to its new DS7 Crossback SUV and a little help from French President 8

March 15, 2018 11:16 AM North Korean foreign minister heads to Sweden

BEIJING: North Korea's foreign minister flew into Beijing on Thursday, en route to Sweden which represents US interests in Pyongyang and could play a role in setting up a proposed summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. China's foreign ministry confirmed reports that Ri Yong Ho was transiting through the Chinese capital on his way to the Scandinavian 11

March 15, 2018 4:03 AM Khazanah announces new leader for China, North Asia

KUALA LUMPUR: Khazanah Nasional Bhd has announced that Bryan Lim, director, investments, and head of Khazanah’s regional office in Beijing, will take over from executive director, investments and co-head of investments (transactions) Datuk Ben Chan’s responsibilities in leading Khazanah’s overall presence in China. Lim will also be responsible for Korea 6

March 13, 2018 10:45 AM China rejects Canadian accusation of steel dumping

BEIJING: China on Tuesday dismissed Canadian accusations that it was flooding global markets with cheap steel, saying overcapacity in the industry was an international problem. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday that Canada was "very concerned" about actions taken by China and that his country has already taken steps to prevent "dumping" 15

March 12, 2018 9:31 AM Cambodia arrests 100 suspects over China telecoms fraud

The suspects will likely be deported back to China. — Reuters picPHNOM PENH, March 12 — Cambodian police today arrested 100 Chinese people suspected of running a telecoms scam to defraud victims in China, a senior official said. China has been battling telecoms fraud for years, with the losses to victims running into billions of dollars, authorities 11

March 10, 2018 3:08 PM Nur Dhabitah finishes last in 3m springboard event in Beijing

Nur Dhabitah Sabri today finished last in the women’s 3m springboard finals at the 2018 Fina (International Swimming Federation) Diving World Series in Beijing. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 10 — National diver Nur Dhabitah Sabri today finished last in the women’s 3m springboard finals at the 2018 Fina (International Swimming Federation) Diving World 16

March 9, 2018 12:37 PM China rejects Sweden’s ‘groundless’ accusations over detained publisher

A pro-democracy demonstrator burns a letter next to pictures of (from left) Gui Minhai, Cheung Jiping, and Lee Bo during a protest to call for an investigation behind their disappearance in Hong Kong, China January 3, 2016. — Reuters picBEIJING, March 9 — China today rejected “groundless” accusations by Sweden over detained book publisher Gui Minhai 18