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December 10, 2017 12:27 PM BLand unit demands payment of RM601m from China firm

PETALING JAYA: Berjaya Land Bhd’s (BLand) 51%-owned subsidiary Berjaya (China) Great Mall Co Ltd (GMOC) has issued a notice of demand to Beijing SkyOcean International Holdings Ltd for RMB974.07 million (RM601.78 million). This is the amount due in relation to BLand’s disposal of Berjaya (China) Great Mall Recreation Centre to Beijing SkyOcean for RMB2.04 billion 6

December 8, 2017 6:15 PM Poland's PM designate says will continue fighting tax evasion

WARSAW: Poland will continue fighting tax evasion, allowing the government to keep public debt in check and finance its public spending agenda, Prime Minister-designate Mateusz Morawiecki said on Friday. He also told the Catholic Trwam television that value added tax revenue would most likely increase by 30 billion zlotys (£6.28 billion) this year and the nominal 6

December 8, 2017 6:45 AM Indonesian Pizza Hut operator said to plan US$150m IPO

Pizza Hut is the most popular pizza restaurant operator in Indonesia, commanding more than 70 per cent of the market in 2016. — File picJAKARTA, Dec 8 — The biggest pizza chain in Indonesia is planning a domestic initial public offering that could raise as much as US$150 million (RM610.5 million), people with knowledge of the matter said. PT Sriboga 7

December 8, 2017 2:57 AM Puteri Umno delegate wants subsidy curbs for foreign workers

In the past several years, Putrajaya has taken active steps to remove general subsidies such as for fuel and sugar. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 8 — Foreign workers should not be allowed to buy essentials and goods at subsidised prices the same way Malaysians do, Umno’s Noor Aeiza Hassan said today. The Bayan Baru Puteri Umno delegate asserted that the government 6

December 7, 2017 8:00 PM US judge sets March trial for AT&T-Time Warner merger case

WASHINGTON: The judge who will oversee the U.S. Justice Department's bid to stop wireless and pay TV company AT&T Corp from buying media company Time Warner Inc , on Thursday set March 19 as the trial date. Judge Richard Leon at the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia set the date in a pre-trial hearing. AT&T asked the court to hear the case beginning 7

December 7, 2017 12:51 PM The Saab 9-3 is back… in all-electric form

The new Saab is heavily based on the old 9-3 that dates back as far as 2002. ― AFP picBEIJING, Dec 7 ― Saab enthusiasts will be delighted to hear that the brand is back, but not perhaps in the way some might have hoped or expected. That’s because the business who bought the automotive assets of the Swedish carmaker from bankruptcy in 2012, the Chinese-Swedish 4

December 7, 2017 11:31 AM ML Global clinches RM78.05 million construction contract

PETALING JAYA: ML Global Bhd's wholly owned subsidiary MITC Engineering Sdn Bhd (MITCE) has bagged a RM78.05 million contract from LCB Management Sdn Bhd for the proposed development of a 24-storey apartment building in Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya. The group said in a Bursa Malaysia filing that the developer Wonderful Insights Sdn Bhd had instructed 4

December 7, 2017 11:08 AM Qatar, France sign fighter jet deal amid Gulf crisis

DOHA: Qatar announced Thursday (Dec 7) a deal to buy 12 French-built Rafale fighter jets, as it faces a boycott by neighbouring Gulf states in the region's worst political crisis in years. The €1.1 billion (US$1.3 billion) order, announced during an official visit by French President Emmanuel Macron, allows for an option to buy a further 36 jets. It comes 7

December 7, 2017 4:15 AM These are Malaysia’s most streamed artistes, according to Spotify

Datuk Siti Nurhaliza was the Most Streamed Local Artiste in Malaysia in 2017, according to Spotify. — Picture from TheHive.AsiaKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 — Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza reigns supreme as the Most Streamed Local Artiste in Malaysia for 2017, according to annual stats released by Spotify yesterday. Faizal Tahir came in second, with Malique, Yuna and Uniq rounding 6

December 7, 2017 1:58 AM Warner Bros tops US$5b at global box office

The movie studio largely has ‘Wonder Woman’ to thank for this year’s success, proving to be Warner’s highest-grossing film of the last 12 months. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Dec 7 — 2017 sees Warner Bros cross the symbolic US$5 billion (RM20.4 billion) mark at the global box office for the second time in its history. The movie studio largely has Wonder 6