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EHON CHAN'S TAKE ON SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

EHON CHAN'S TAKE ON SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

Stirred with the passion for creating opportunities through connecting people, capital, and ideas, Ehon Chan is the Excutive Director of Social Entrepreneurship at the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC). His incredible line of work has focused on creating innovative, impact-focused projects and purpose driven businesses, tapping into the opportunities brought by digital media and technologies. SME […]

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EHON CHAN'S TAKE ON SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

EHON CHAN'S TAKE ON SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

Stirred with the passion for creating opportunities through connecting people, capital, and ideas, Ehon Chan is the Excutive Director of Social Entrepreneurship at the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC). His incredible line of work has focused on creating innovative, impact-focused projects and purpose driven businesses, tapping into the opportunities brought by digital media and technologies. SME […]

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EHON CHAN'S TAKE ON SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

EHON CHAN'S TAKE ON SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

Stirred with the passion for creating opportunities through connecting people, capital, and ideas, Ehon Chan is the Excutive Director of Social Entrepreneurship at the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC). His incredible line of work has focused on creating innovative, impact-focused projects and purpose driven businesses, tapping into the opportunities brought by digital media and technologies. SME […]

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Asia shares held back by insipid Wall Street, dollar consolidates

Asia shares held back by insipid Wall Street, dollar consolidates

TOKYO: Asian stocks struggled for traction on Monday after an uninspiring performance on Wall Street at the end of last week, while the dollar consolidated its gains against the yen and euro. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan stood virtually flat, while Tokyo’s Nikkei lost 1.2 percent in early trade. Australian shares dipped […]

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Volkswagen shares could get cheaper: Barron's

Volkswagen shares could get cheaper: Barron's

NEW YORK: Buying shares of Volkswagen AG before the potential toll of the German carmaker’s diesel emissions scandal becomes clear is a dangerous move for investors, according to a report on Sunday in Barron’s financial newspaper. According to Barron’s, Volkswagen’s shares trade for 5.1 times estimated 2016 earnings, and 0.6 times book value, though analysts’ […]

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Greek finance minister confident of returning to growth: FT

Greek finance minister confident of returning to growth: FT

REUTERS: Greece’s new finance minister, Euclid Tsakalotos, while speaking to the Financial Times, said he “didn’t see any reason” why growth wouldn’t return to the beleaguered European nation, a week after it re-elected the left-wing Syriza party with 145 of 300 parliamentary seats to form a new government. Tsakalotos said he expected Greece’s creditors to […]

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Xingquan proposes capital revamp, rights issue

Xingquan proposes capital revamp, rights issue

PETALING JAYA: Xingquan International Sports Holdings Ltd is proposing a capital reorganisation and par value reduction and rights issue with warrants, to raise up to RM50.7 million to buy machinery. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia last Friday, the company said it intends to expand its existing upstream activities by producing knit fabric, a common […]

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HLIB lowers Westports' target price

HLIB lowers Westports' target price

PETALING JAYA: HLIB Research has tweaked its forecast for Westports Holdings Bhd with a lower target price, and has warned of a dilution in FY15 earnings per share (EPS) following the postponement of the container tariff hike. “We tweak our forecast as we think that new tariff hike will kick-in in FY16 onwards (previously we […]

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Malaysia far from debt default: MIDF Research

Malaysia far from debt default: MIDF Research

PETALING JAYA: Despite renewed concerns over Malaysia’s sovereign debt rating last week, MIDF Research said the country is still far from having to experience a debt default or a moratorium. The research firm, however, believes that there is a small risk to the country’s fiscal position, due to low oil prices. According to Moody’s Corp, […]

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GPA Holdings units to cease manufacturing ops

GPA Holdings units to cease manufacturing ops

PETALING JAYA: GPA Holdings Bhd’s subsidiaries GP Autobat Sdn Bhd (GPA), GPA Plastic Industries Sdn Bhd (GPAI) and GPA Technologies Sdn Bhd (GPAT), plan to shut down their respective manufacturing operations in the fourth quarter of 2015, following years of losses. The group said it will instead focus on expanding its business in the distribution […]

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