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AmInvestment Bank appoints Seohan Soo as new CEO

AmInvestment Bank appoints Seohan Soo as new CEO

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Bank Bhd has appointed Seohan Soo as its chief executive officer (CEO) with effect from July 1, 2018, succeeding Raja Teh Maimunah Raja Abdul Aziz.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

July 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Herbalife appoints Dr Hamid Jan as Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB) member

Herbalife appoints Dr Hamid Jan as Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB) member

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Herbalife Nutrition has appointed Dr Hamid Jan as its first Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB) member in Malaysia.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

July 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Westports net profit eases 18pct in Q2 on higher finance cost

Westports net profit eases 18pct in Q2 on higher finance cost

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Port operator Westports Holdings Bhd’s net profit dropped 18.1 per cent to RM121.81 million in the second quarter (Q2) ended March 31, 2018 from RM148.82 million recorded in the same quarter a year ago.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

July 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Malaysia's Problem: How to Cut a Better Economic Deal With China

Malaysia's Problem: How to Cut a Better Economic Deal With China

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is pushing back against China’s dominance in the economy, stalling billions of dollars of contracts as he tries to renegotiate them.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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ABAC members finalising recommendations by Nov meeting

ABAC members finalising recommendations by Nov meeting

<p> The APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) members which consists of business leaders from 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies are currently meeting in Kuala Lumpur this week.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

July 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Malaysia will honour water deal with Singapore, says Foreign Minister

Malaysia will honour water deal with Singapore, says Foreign Minister

<p>KUALA LUMPUR (July 25): Malaysia will honour the water agreement with Singapore while seeking to restart negotiations on pricing, said Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah, who described discussions over the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) as the "immediate and urgent" concern between the two neighbours.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Spotlight on China's sluggish credit raters

Spotlight on China's sluggish credit raters

<p>SHANGHAI: China’s record-pacing defaults this year have exposed more than just which borrowers took on too much debt. It’s also putting a spotlight on the nation’s sluggish credit raters.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

July 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Malaysian palm oil price at more than one-week low on expected output rise  

Malaysian palm oil price at more than one-week low on expected output rise  

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures fell to their lowest in more than a week on Tuesday evening, charting a second consecutive session of losses on expectations that production will rise in the coming weeks.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

July 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
July 25: Ringgit opens higher against US dollar

July 25: Ringgit opens higher against US dollar

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit rebounded against the US dollar this morning, thanks in part to higher oil prices.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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Indonesia offering incentives for new 100pct palm oil-based 'green diesel'

Indonesia offering incentives for new 100pct palm oil-based 'green diesel'

<p>JAKARTA: Indonesia, the world's biggest palm oil producer, is offering incentives to developers of a new 100 percent palm oil-based "green diesel", which the net oil importer hopes can replace costly fuel imports within three years, the country's industry minister said.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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