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A & W Malaysia to open 12 outlets by 2019

A & W Malaysia to open 12 outlets by 2019

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Fast food chain A&amp;W (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd intends to strengthen its position in the local food and beverage (F&amp;B) segment by opening 10 to 12 new outlets by 2019.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Govt should focus on restoring investor confidence: MIER

Govt should focus on restoring investor confidence: MIER

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: The government should focus on restoring investors’ confidence in Malaysia, as part of its effort to fulfil manifesto’s pledges.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Expedia buys AAE Travel from AirAsia for RM240m

Expedia buys AAE Travel from AirAsia for RM240m

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: US-based Expedia Group Inc has acquired the remaining 25 per cent equity interest in AAE Travel Pte Ltd, held by AirAsia Exp Pte Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AirAsia Group Bhd (AirAsia), for US$60 million (RM240 million) cash.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Aug 14: Ringgit ends lower against USD

Aug 14: Ringgit ends lower against USD

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed lower against the US dollar for second consecutive day today in line with most Asian currencies as they braced for the ripple effect due to the action taken by the US to impose higher duties on Turkish steel and aluminium exports, said a dealer.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) […]

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Inflight Wi-Fi is a key driver for airlines in Asia Pacific

Inflight Wi-Fi is a key driver for airlines in Asia Pacific

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Inflight Wi-Fi is a key driver in forming customer loyalty and satisfaction among today’s airline passengers in Asia Pacific, according to the global mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat and market research company Populus.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Malaysia readies to cushion its trade impact of Turkey's financial crisis

Malaysia readies to cushion its trade impact of Turkey's financial crisis

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) cautioned that recent financial crisis in Turkey will have some effects to Malaysia's trade with the country.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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1Mine urges govt to postpone SST implementation

1Mine urges govt to postpone SST implementation

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: The government has been urged to postpone implementation of the Sales and Services Tax (SST) come Sept 1 until a directive on the newly passed tax law is clearly outlined.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Sabah expects no less than RM5b in royalty

Sabah expects no less than RM5b in royalty

<p>KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government expects no less than RM5 billion annually if petroleum royalty are increased from five per cent to 20 per cent.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Indian rupee hits record low of 70 to the dollar

Indian rupee hits record low of 70 to the dollar

<p>MUMBAI: The Indian rupee hit a record low of 70 to the dollar on Tuesday as emerging market currencies are sold off by investors spooked by the Turkish financial crisis.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Funding Societies Group successfully disbursed RM600m to SMEs

Funding Societies Group successfully disbursed RM600m to SMEs

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Funding Societies Group have reached a total of more than RM600 million in disbursed working capital to nearly 7,000 SME (small and medium-sized enterprises) financing in Southeast Asia since its establishment.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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