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April 24, 2018 7:59 AM EPF invests RM4.86b in small and medium-cap companies

PETALING JAYA: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has invested a total of RM4.86 billion in small and medium capitalised stocks in Malaysia through both its internal and external fund managers. The equities portfolio remains the largest contributor to the retirement fund's income, which recorded an 8% increase from RM309.48 billion in 2016 to RM334.23 billion 8

April 2, 2018 4:05 AM IRDA expects up to RM6b in China investments this year

Ismail said Chinese investments accounted for RM30 billion of the RM253 billion in total bagged by the authority from 2006 to 2017. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, April 2 — The Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) expects China to contribute between 15-20 per cent of the RM30 billion investment target for this year. Chief Executive Officer, Datuk 13

March 16, 2018 3:16 AM Singaporean septuagenarian accused of cheating victims over S$1m

Ng allegedly told her victims they would be investing in coal-mining, solar panel and other unspecified businesses in Myanmar, Thailand and Guangzhou in China. ― TODAY picSINGAPORE, March 16 — A 70-year-old woman who allegedly cheated four victims of more of S$1 million (RM2.99 million) over nearly four years was charged with 118 counts of the offence 9

March 14, 2018 12:43 AM Tijuana residents laugh at border wall prototypes, call Trump ‘loco’

A Mexican federal police officer walks past the current border fence and trucks parked in front of the prototypes of U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall, in Tijuana, Mexico March 13, 2018. — Reuters picTIJUANA, March 14 — Mexican residents of a poor Tijuana slum in the shadow of eight prototypes of US President Donald Trump’s planned border wall called 16

March 12, 2018 4:58 AM AirAsia commits to building digital portfolio

Earlier this month, Fernandes reaffirmed the group would dispose of its non-core assets and focus on core operations. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — AirAsia Bhd is set to build its digital portfolio as part of an expansion plan, said Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. “AirAsia will deliver another sale as promised. There 16

February 27, 2018 6:02 AM Najib: Malaysia-China total trade at US$96.3b in 2017

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak speaks during the Malaysia-China Bilateral Cooperation Lunar New Year luncheon in Kuala Lumpur February 27, 2018. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 — Total bilateral trade between Malaysia and China last year remained strong at US$96.3 billion (RM376.5 billion) in spite of the uncertainty in the global economy, says Prime 17

February 16, 2018 12:09 PM Walmart reportedly in talks to buy more than 40pc of India’s Flipkart

The logo of India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart is seen on the facade of the company's headquarters in Bengaluru, India July 7, 2017. — Reuters picMUMBAI, Feb 16 — Walmart Inc is in talks to purchase a stake of more than 40 percent in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, a direct challenge to Amazon.com Inc in Asia’s third-largest economy, two sources 18

February 15, 2018 2:17 PM Report: Malaysian civil engineer detained in UAE to be released soon

Malaysian businessman Richard Lau (left) has been detained without charge for over 10 months. ― Picture via Detained in DubaiKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 — Malaysian citizen Richard Lau who has been detained in Dubai since April last year is set to be released soon thanks to the collaboration of Wisma Putra and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government. According 14

February 12, 2018 12:05 AM Trump to unveil US$1.5t infrastructure plan

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump's administration will sketch out more details of its plan to invest in America's creaking infrastructure Monday, hoping it can leverage up to US$1.5 trillion (RM5.9 trillion) for the cause. Senior White House officials said the president's budget, due to be released on Monday, will include US$200 billion earmarked for projects 11

February 9, 2018 5:26 AM Make bicycle a mode of transport in KL: Netherlands Minister

KUALA LUMPUR: The bicycle should be a mode of transport in the federal city to promote a healthier lifestyle among city folks, said the Netherlands Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag. Taking her country as an example, she said cycling has long become a common mode of transport with 36% of the people listing the bicycle 6