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There was no interference at all, say Bellew and Khazanah

There was no interference at all, say Bellew and Khazanah

PETALING JAYA: Khazanah Nasional Bhd, the sole shareholder of Malaysia Airlines, has denied allegations that Peter Bellew’s departure as CEO of the national carrier is due to interference from the state-owned investment firm. Describing a news report alleging interference as “erroneous and misleading”, Khazanah said in a statement that the restructuring of Malaysia Airlines follows […]

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YTL Corp founder Yeoh Tiong Lay dies at 87

YTL Corp founder Yeoh Tiong Lay dies at 87

PETALING JAYA: YTL Corp Bhd’s founder and executive chairman Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay passed away at age 87 today. He had been the group’s chairman since Jan 24, 1985. Founded in 1955, YTL Corp and its listed entities in Malaysia (YTL Power International Bhd, YTL Land & Development Bhd, and YTL Hospitality REIT) had […]

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Black, White and Brown

Black, White and Brown

For the first time, OMEGA is selling a new timepiece exclusively online: the Speedmaster ‘Speedy Tuesday’ Limited Edition. Created to celebrate the five-year anniversary of the #SpeedyTuesday hashtag that celebrates all things Speedmaster, the limited run of 2,012 watches was inspired by OMEGA’s Speedmaster ‘Alaska Project III’ model, devised for NASA in 1978. The ‘Reverse […]

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Transport to Timepiece

Transport to Timepiece

Translating transport to timepieces, the BR 03-94 AeroGT Orange by Bell and Ross features a skeleton dial with metal applique Superluminova-filled indices on an anodised orange movement bridge. Being a limited edition model, the BR 03-94 AeroGT Orange is only available in 500 pieces. Its case is 42mm in diameter with satin-polished steel and is […]

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Who will Trump pick to lead the Federal Reserve?

Who will Trump pick to lead the Federal Reserve?

U.S. President Donald Trump has interviewed several top prospects for the post of Chair of the Federal Reserve. A nomination could come within weeks as the term of current Chair Janet Yellen ends in February 2018. Yellen will meet with Trump about the job on Thursday. He faces a choice between two continuity candidates, Yellen […]

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When the revolution eats itself

When the revolution eats itself

WHEN a revolution happens, the consequences are not obvious straight away. The British referendum on EU membership in June 2016 was seen as a revolt of ordinary people against a globalised elite. The politicians who led the Leave campaign did not seem to expect to win; as wags remarked, they were like “the dog that […]

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Flying High

Flying High

Adding a new model in the Pilot’s Watch collection, the Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition ‘Antoine de Saint Exupéry’ was created in honour of the French pilot and author. The Big Pilot’s Watch Heritage is available with a case of either titanium or bronze and inspired by the historical Big Pilot’s Watch (Calibre 52 […]

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Seacera clinches RM216 million contract

Seacera clinches RM216 million contract

KUALA LUMPUR: Seacera Group Bhd has clinched a RM216 million to build the Rubber Research Institute of Malaya’s centre of excellence in Selangor. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia on Tuesday, Seacera said it had accepted the letter of award (LoA) from Koridor Padu Sdn Bhd for the sub-contract works for the construction of the […]

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T7 Global Bhd to dispose UK-based asset

T7 Global Bhd to dispose UK-based asset

 KUALA LUMPUR: T7 Global Bhd, a major upstream and downstream oil and gas service provider in Malaysia has proposed to dispose its Birmingham property for a cash consideration of GBP5.75 million (RM32.24 million) through the entire share sale of its wholly owned subsidiary, 7 New Market Street Holdings Ltd. In an exchange filing on Tuesday, […]

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MITI to strengthen trade relations with EU countries

MITI to strengthen trade relations with EU countries

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) has embarked on a Trade and Investment Mission to European Union (EU) countries, namely Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium in an effort to further strengthen ongoing bilateral trade relations. Led by minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, the mission would cover Hamburg in Germany, Amsterdam in […]

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