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KWAP eyes investment in US real estate

KWAP eyes investment in US real estate

KUALA LUMPUR: Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan) (KWAP) is keen to invest in the US real estate sector, said chief executive officer Datuk Wan Kamaruzaman Wan Ahmad. “Currently, our international exposure is only 13 per cent. As we seek to reap better returns to our stakeholders we need to venture out,” he told reporters in a […]

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Bursa Malaysia closes lower

Bursa Malaysia closes lower

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia ended lower for the second consecutive day today on continued profit-taking across-the-board, after the key index hit an all-time high last week, amid the weaker performance of regional bourses. Bursa Malaysia closed at an all-time high of 1,895.18, up 15.86 points, on Thursday last week lifted by firmer oil prices. The […]

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Soft Space secures Series B Funding from Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company

Soft Space secures Series B Funding from Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company

Soft Space Sdn Bhd, one of Asia’s leading FinTech players announces the closing of a Series B investment with Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company (SMCC). SMCC is one of a wholly-owned subsidiaries of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG), one of the largest financial groups in Japan. Following a signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and Business Alliance […]

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Q4 2017 Global Residential Cities Index

Q4 2017 Global Residential Cities Index

Independent global property consultancy, Knight Frank launches the Global Residential Cities Index for Q4 2017. The company tracks the performance of mainstream house prices across 150 cities worldwide, of which 44 are from Asia-Pacific. Based on findings, the results for Q4 2017 shows an average increase by 4.5% on global prices, down 7% from the previous year. Berlin, the […]

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MIDA signs tripartite pact with Daher and France's IoT Valley

MIDA signs tripartite pact with Daher and France's IoT Valley

PARIS: Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has signed a tripartite pact with Daher and France’s IoT Valley, to promote more investment and business cooperation between France and Malaysia, particularly in the development of IoT and logistics in Malaysia’s aerospace industry. In a statement, MIDA said the participation of Daher — a key player in Industry […]

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The Montblanc Meisterstuck Le Petit Prince Collection

The Montblanc Meisterstuck Le Petit Prince Collection

An icon of writing culture, the Montblanc Meisterstück is a gifting favourite among Montblanc products, a precious treasure passed down from one generation to another. Montblanc is releasing a special edition Meisterstück inspired by the much-loved literary character of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s Le Petit Prince. Launching in April 2018, the first series of Montblanc Meisterstück […]

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Public Bank to open six more branches in Vietnam in 2018

Public Bank to open six more branches in Vietnam in 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Public Bank Bhd plans to open another six new branches in Vietnam this year. Managing director Tan Sri Tay Ah Lek said it opened six branches in Vietnam last year. Public Bank Vietnam became a wholly owned subsidiary of Public Bank in April 2016. “There is ongoing plan to expand its branch network […]

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China fund managers slash ZTE valuation after US sanction

China fund managers slash ZTE valuation after US sanction

Chinese funds have slashed valuations of ZTE Corp after the United States banned American companies from selling components to the telecoms equipment maker for seven years, a move ZTE said threatened its very survival. The logo of China’s ZTE Corp is seen on a building in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China.(Reuters pic) SHANGHAI: Chinese funds have […]

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Caely to expand undergarments business through regional collaboration

Caely to expand undergarments business through regional collaboration

KUALA LUMPUR: Caely Holdings Bhd plans to expand its undergarments business through potential collaboration with lingerie companies in the region. Executive chairperson Datin Fong Nyok Yoon said in order to create an enhanced and sustainable earnings and business prospects for Caely, the company is currently in talks with several China-based lingerie companies for potential collaboration. “This will […]

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THE MEMOVOX ADVENTURE

THE MEMOVOX ADVENTURE

The Grande Maison is unveiling its new Jaeger-LeCourte Polaris line, the design of which was inspired by the Memovox Polaris from 1968. The Jeager-LeCourte Polaris Memovox adopts the look and alarm function of the original model with a redesigned case. It celebrates the 50th anniversary and is available on a limited series of 1000 pieces […]

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