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August 6, 2018 2:05 AM Khazanah’s ‘big and heavy’ trove

ESTABLISHED in 1993, Khazanah began its operation a year later after assuming a custodial role in managing the government's commercial assets as well as investing in strategic and high-technology sectors. Over the years, the fund has been investing in the key areas such as aviation, automotive, healthcare and banking. The year 2004 marked its strategic 10

July 5, 2018 1:06 AM US envoy to work with Sudan to remove from 'terror' list

KHARTOUM: The top US envoy in Sudan vowed Wednesday to work with Khartoum in its efforts to be removed from Washington's "terrorism" blacklist as he welcomed the African country's decision to sever ties with North Korea. In June, Sudan announced its defence firms had scrapped contracts with the Asian pariah state, acknowledging for the first time the existence 18

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 10

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 17

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 12

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 23

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 29

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 19

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 23

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 16