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M'sia targets Philippines to import more palm oil, rubber

M'sia targets Philippines to import more palm oil, rubber

KUALA LUMPUR: The Philippines is expected to buy more palm oil from Malaysia as exporters ramp up promotional activities with the Philippines International Trade Corp.

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July 19: Ringgit ends slightly lower against US dollar

July 19: Ringgit ends slightly lower against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit ended marginally lower against the US dollar today as the greenback came under pressure against a backdrop of discouraging political developments in the United States, dealers said.

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Vietnam plans oil reserves equivalent of 90 days of imports by 2020

Vietnam plans oil reserves equivalent of 90 days of imports by 2020

HANOI: Vietnam’s prime minister has approved a plan for the country’s total crude oil and oil product stocks to be at least 90 days’ worth of net imports by 2020.

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Dennis Martin joins CTOS Data Systems as new group CEO

Dennis Martin joins CTOS Data Systems as new group CEO

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s leading credit reporting agency CTOS Data Systems Sdn Bhd has appointed Dennis Martin as its new group chief executive officer.

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Malaysia poised to become Asean, China economic corridor: Economist

Malaysia poised to become Asean, China economic corridor: Economist

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia, with its strong economic fundamentals and strategic geographical location, is expected to become an important economic corridor for ASEAN and China over the next five years, said IQI Group Holdings Chief Economist, Shan Saeed.

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June Consumer Price Index sees 3.6 per cent rise

June Consumer Price Index sees 3.6 per cent rise

KUALA LUMPUR: The Consumer Price Index rose by 3.6 per cent in June, indicating that inflationary pressures have abated.

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Southeast Asia's largest architectural event ARCHIDEX 2017 kicks off at KLCC

Southeast Asia's largest architectural event ARCHIDEX 2017 kicks off at KLCC

KUALA LUMPUR: Southeast Asia’s biggest annual architectural event, Architecture, Interior Design and Building Exhibition (ARCHIDEX 2017) is targeting transactions of over RM1 billion this year.

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Local airport: 'Soaring to greater heights in H2'

Local airport: 'Soaring to greater heights in H2'

STELLAR passenger traffic growth of local airports in the first six months has set the tone for a robust second half, said analysts.

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Ekovest banking on River of Life project

Ekovest banking on River of Life project

Ekovest banking on River of Life project

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IJM Corp's outstanding orderbook hits record RM9 billion level

IJM Corp's outstanding orderbook hits record RM9 billion level

KUALA LUMPUR: IJM Corp Bhd’s latest construction job win has lifted its outstanding orderbook to above RM9 billion, further enhancing its medium-term earnings visibility.

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