Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «vietnam»

February 22, 2018 3:49 AM Toyo Ink queried over share price spike

PETALING JAYA: Toyo Ink Group Bhd has been slapped with an unusual market activity (UMA) query by Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd on the sharp rise in the price of the company's shares recently. As at 11.59am, Toyo Ink's share price rose 32.05% to RM1.03 with 4.46 million shares changing hands. It was trading at 58 sen on Feb 9 and to date, the stock has risen 5

February 21, 2018 5:25 AM Malaysian spends below RM700 backpacking to Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam

Chinese tourists visit Wat Phra Kaeo (Emerald Buddha Temple) in Bangkok March 27, 2015. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 -- Who says that the Ringgit is holding Malaysians back from travelling and having a good time ? A netizen shared her seven-days backpacking adventure across Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam by just spending RM685.15. Hajar Sekeri’s 8

February 18, 2018 11:41 AM Steel, aluminium on US radar

WASHINGTON: The US Commerce Department has recommended that President Donald Trump impose steep curbs on steel and aluminum imports from China and other countries ranging from global and country-specific tariffs to broad import quotas, according to proposals released on Friday. China’s Commerce Ministry responded by saying the report was “baseless” and did not accord 9

February 14, 2018 1:26 AM Chinese paper says UK trying to grab attention with S. China Sea mission

Britain's Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson arrives in Downing Street in London February 8, 2018. — Reuters picBEIJING, Feb 14 — Britain's Defence Ministry is trying to justify its existence and grab attention with a planned mission by a British warship to the disputed South China Sea next month, a Chinese newspaper said today. A British 6

February 12, 2018 8:10 AM Dr. Rajah Rasiah named Distinguished Professor for 2017

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian economist Prof Dr Rajah Rasiah from the University of Malaya (UM) was today named Distinguished Professor for 2017. In making the announcement, Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh said, apart from Malaysia, Dr Rajah was also well-known in Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Laos as the outcome of his economic researchers 3

February 9, 2018 10:28 AM RHB Bank to buy remaining 51% stake in Vietnam Securities Corp for RM21.3m

PETALING JAYA: RHB Bank Bhd is planning to buy the remaining 51% equity interest in Vietnam Securities Corp (VSEC) for RM21.3 million (US$5.365 million) cash. In Bursa Malaysia filing, RHB Bank said its wholly owned unit RHB Investment Bank has entered into a conditional share purchase agreement with Chu Thi Phuong Dung, Truong Lan Anh and Viet Quoc Insurance 7

February 7, 2018 1:05 PM Malaysia's 2017 exports up 18.9%, highest jump in 12 years

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s total exports saw an increase of 18.9% to RM935.4 billion in 2017, the highest growth since 2005, official data showed. Total imports rose 19.9% to RM838.1 billion, lifting the 2017 trade surplus 10.3% to RM97.25 billion, the highest surplus recorded since 2012. Total trade surpassed RM1.7 trillion in 2017. MIDF Research projects 11

February 5, 2018 3:03 PM Singles players can contribute maximum points at Asia Team Championships, says Misbun

Misbun said Datuk Lee Chong Wei, who would be leading the line-up as the first singles player, would not face any problem in contributing the first point. — Bernama picALOR SETAR, Feb 5 — National badminton singles head coach Datuk Misbun Sidek is confident the line-up of singles players can contribute maximum points at the 2018 Asia Team Championships 22

January 30, 2018 11:16 AM Vietjet fined for football bikini show

Vietjet has made headlines in the past with its controversial use of bikini-clad flight attendants and risqué marketing campaigns.HANOI, Jan 30 ― Vietnam’s aviation authority today fined budget airline Vietjet for a semi-naked and celebratory display by bikini-clad models aboard a special flight carrying home the country’s under-23 football team from a competition 14

January 29, 2018 1:51 AM Dennis Peron, father of medical marijuana in California, dies at 72

Marijuana activist Dennis Peron sits outside Oaksterdam University, a trade school for the cannabis industry, in Oakland, California, July 23, 2009. — Reuters pic SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 29 — Dennis Peron, the cannabis activist who fired up the movement to legalise medical marijuana in California, died on Saturday in a San Francisco hospital. Also a prominent 7