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March 15, 2018 3:33 AM Ideal Jacobs' takeover offer by Widad not fair, not reasonable

PETALING JAYA: The unconditional mandatory takeover offer of Ideal Jacobs (Malaysia) Corp Bhd by Widad Business Group Sdn Bhd for 23 sen a share, is deemed not fair and not reasonable, according to independent adviser M&A Securities Sdn Bhd. "Accordingly, M&A Securities recommends that the holders reject the offer. Nonetheless, holders are advised to closely 45

March 14, 2018 9:26 AM Celebrate the Beetle’s 80th birthday this Saturday

THE Volkswagen Beetle is one of the most iconic cars in automotive history – recognised and loved for its distinct shape and rich heritage. This year, the iconic Beetle celebrates its 80th birthday, and Volkswagen is celebrating with a nationwide dealer celebration where everyone is invited. The nationwide birthday celebration will take place on March 45

March 14, 2018 5:43 AM Philippine stocks drop most as South-east Asia slips

Philippine shares are the worst hit in the region, with all sectors contributing to a 1.4 per cent drop in the main index. — Reuters piSINGAPORE, March 14 — Most South-east Asian stock markets slipped today as the sacking of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and increased fears of a global trade war rattled investors. Tillerson was seen as a moderate 94

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" 74

March 12, 2018 3:04 AM Parkson Holdings eyes new strategic locations for expansion

A Parkson department store. — Google imagePETALING JAYA, March 12 — Parkson Holdings Bhd is planning to open in a few new locations while exiting from those that do not sync with the company’s market dynamics, a report in The Star said. The report said Parkson is looking at several strategic areas in Damansara, Bukit Jalil, Klang and Melaka. “In China 49

March 9, 2018 11:55 PM Wall Street climbs on bull market’s birthday as inflation fears ebb

NEW YORK, March 10 — To celebrate the bull market’s ninth birthday yesterday, the three major US stock indexes climbed almost 2 per cent and the Nasdaq closed at a record high, as February’s jobs report assuaged fears of inflation and aggressive interest rate hikes. A month ago, the market had been spooked by wage growth that fuelled inflation fears 36

March 9, 2018 11:42 PM Obama in negotiations to create Netflix series

File photo of Former US President Barack Obama sitting with former first lady Michelle Obama prior to the unveiling of their portraits at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery in Washington, US, February 12, 2018. — Reuters picSAN FRANCISCO, March 10 — Former US President Barack Obama is in negotiations with Netflix about producing a series of shows 105

March 9, 2018 12:38 AM SE Asia’s Grab in talks to buy into Uber’s regional business, says source

Grab has a dominant position in several markets in the region of about 640 million people. — Picture by Grab via TODAYSINGAPORE, March 9 ― Southeast Asia's biggest ride-hailing firm, Grab, is in advanced negotiations to buy parts of Uber Technologies Inc's business in the region, said a source with knowledge of the talks, in what would be Uber's second 44

March 8, 2018 11:36 PM Hold the iPhone! Amazon primed to be larger than Apple

Amazon's stock has surged 83 per cent over the past year, bolstered by scorchingly fast revenue growth. — Reuters picSAN FRANCISCO, March 9 ― Apple Inc, the world's most valuable publicly listed company, is in danger of being beaten by Inc to the US$1 trillion (RM3.9 trillion) mark. Wall Street's optimism about last year's 10th anniversary 71

March 8, 2018 10:15 AM BMW plans electric MINI production in China

BMW recently said it plans to build an electric version of its MINI in China, in a possible joint venture with local partner Great Wall. The Munich-based group is in "advanced discussions" aimed at "a new joint venture in China", it said in a statement, adding that the two firms had signed a so-called letter of intent about the project. If plans to build 20