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March 29, 2018 3:54 AM Bursa Malaysia on choppy trading at mid-morning

At 11.05am, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) was trading marginally lower at 0.86 of-a-point easier at 1,857.01 from Wednesday's close of 1,857.87. — Picture by Azneal IshakKUALA LUMPUR, March 29 ― Bursa Malaysia was on a choppy trading at mid-morning today, tracking the mixed regional bourses, dealers said. At 11.05am, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia 45

March 28, 2018 12:49 AM China’s Huawei sees Europe as stepping stone in Samsung/Apple rivalry

Richard Yu, CEO of the Huawei Consumer Business Group, attends the launching the new generation of its smartphone, Huawei P20, in Paris March 27, 2018. — Reuters picPARIS, March 28 — Huawei, the world’s No.3 smartphone maker, will use the launch of a new flagship phone in Paris yesterday to make fresh gains in Europe, a region where it has made strides 69

March 25, 2018 1:52 AM World’s richest lose US$436b as 2018’s stock rout deepens

Mark Zuckerberg bore the brunt this week with US$10.3 billion wiped from his fortune on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. He dropped three places to seventh on the ranking as scandal unfolded at Facebook Inc. — Reuters picNEW YORK, March 25 — It’s been an expensive two months for the 500 wealthiest people on the planet. Their combined net worth fell US$181 billion 55

March 24, 2018 12:07 AM All-new Toyota Corolla hatch to debut in New York

Toyota is making a big deal of a hatchback version of the Corolla being back. — AFP picNEW YORK, March 24 — Although the Toyota Corolla was withdrawn by the Japanese auto giant from a number of markets a few years ago now, replaced in most cases by the Auris, the Corolla is still the biggest-selling car in the world with more than 40 million sold to date. The Corolla 85

March 22, 2018 11:44 PM Market rout lops US$71b from fortunes of world’s wealthiest

Warren Buffett, chief executive officer and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, speaks at a National Auto Dealers Association event in New York March 31, 2015. — Reuters picNEW YORK, March 23 — The fortunes of the world’s 500 richest people tumbled US$71 billion (RM278.3 billion) yesterday as markets plunged on heightened prospects for a trade war. Berkshire 162

March 18, 2018 11:25 AM Top Glove to launch condom brand

SHAH ALAM: The world’s largest glove manufacturer Top Glove Corp Bhd plans to launch its own condom brand Top Feel by year-end and will emulate its glove business model for its condom business, where 80% will be catered for original equipment manufacturers. Chairman Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai said the group intends to start condom production by June or July this year and is also looking 46

March 16, 2018 4:50 AM KR1M 2.0 to help boost purchasing power: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: The strategic collaboration among manufacturers, producers and distributors in the rebranding of the 1Malaysia People's Shops (KR1M 2.0) can boost the purchasing power of the people, said Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix). The Prime Minister said more shopkeepers could also become KR1M 2.0 partners because the business model was more open and encompassed 16

March 15, 2018 5:21 AM Malaysia’s capital markets grew by 12.6pc to RM3.2t in 2017

Securities Commission chairman Tan Sri Ranjit Ajit Singh says 2017's capital market growth was 'exceptional' for Malaysia. – Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — The Malaysian capital market grew strongly in 2017 by 12.6 per cent to RM3.2 trillion, the Securities Commission announced in its 2017 annual report today. Its chairman Tan Sri Ranjit 49

March 15, 2018 5:15 AM South-east Asia stocks fall on looming worries of US-China trade spat

Philippine shares hit a more than three-month low on broad-based losses. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, March 15 — Most South-east Asian stock markets lost ground today, tracking Wall Street overnight, as trade war fears intensified on reports U.S. President Donald Trump would seek fresh tariffs on imports from China. Yesterday, a White House spokeswoman said the Trump 72

March 15, 2018 4:37 AM Malaysian capital market grows 12.6% to RM3.2 trillion in 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian capital market grew 12.6% to RM3.2 trillion last year, with total fundraising hitting a record high of RM146.6 billion, above the five-year average of RM116 billion. According to the Securities Commission Malaysia's (SC) annual report 2017, equity market capitalisation grew 14.4% to RM1.9 trillion while bond and sukuk outstanding 48