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AYER Holdings Bhd Reveals New Branding

AYER Holdings Bhd Reveals New Branding

AYER Holdings Bhd (formerly known as TAHPS Group Bhd) rolled out its new brand called AYER, the real estate brand. This unveiling encompassed both development activities and land holdings, according to Eugene Khoo Kong Hooi, Group CEO of AYER Holdings Bhd. “When we reached 110 years as a corporation last year, we decided to re-brand […]

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BlackBerry launches cybersecurity software for self-driving cars

BlackBerry launches cybersecurity software for self-driving cars

OTTAWA: Canadian software maker BlackBerry Ltd on Monday launched a new cybersecurity software, which identifies vulnerabilities in programs used in self-driving cars. The product, called Blackberry Jarvis, is being marketed first to automakers – a group of customers the former smartphone maker is hoping will power its turnaround efforts – but could also have applications […]

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Bank Muamalat joins Global Alliance for Banking on Values

Bank Muamalat joins Global Alliance for Banking on Values

PETALING JAYA: Bank Muamalat Malaysia Bhd said it has been accepted as the newest member of Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV), a network of the world’s leading values-based banks. Founded in 2009, GABV comprises 28 financial institutions operating across countries in Asia, Africa, Australia, Latin America, North America and Europe; serving 20 million […]

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JD.com, VNG Corp lead investment in Vietnamese e-commerce firm Tiki.vn

JD.com, VNG Corp lead investment in Vietnamese e-commerce firm Tiki.vn

The firm did not disclose the size of the funding but said that JD.com will become one of Tiki’s largest shareholders alongside VNG following the deal. BEIJING: Chinese online retail firm JD.com Inc said on Tuesday it has led an investment in Vietnamese e-commerce firm Tiki.vn, expanding its Southeast Asia business amid competition from Alibaba […]

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Starbucks Malaysia ‘gives good’

Starbucks Malaysia ‘gives good’

HOW many of us have realised that there really is more joy in giving than in receiving? As we mull it over, a team of “partners” from Starbucks Malaysia came together recently, to indulge in sharing the festive spirit by spreading love, joy, care and concern among the residents of St Mary’s Nursing Home in […]

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Oil markets near three-year highs, supported by healthy demand

Oil markets near three-year highs, supported by healthy demand

SINGAPORE: Brent crude prices were on Tuesday settling in around US$70 per barrel, levels last seen before the start of an oil market slump in late 2014. Prices have been driven up by production curbs in OPEC nations and Russia, as well as by robust demand on the back of healthy global economic growth. Brent […]

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China lifts yuan midpoint to highest in over two years

China lifts yuan midpoint to highest in over two years

SHANGHAI: China’s central bank on Tuesday set its official yuan midpoint at the highest level in more than two years, to 6.4372 per dollar, underpinned by a solid spot yuan performance a day earlier. Tuesday’s official midpoint CNY=PBOC was 202 pips, or 0.31%, firmer than the previous fix of 6.4574 on Monday and was the […]

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CJ Wow shop eyes RM120m sales

CJ Wow shop eyes RM120m sales

CJ Wow Shop, a media commerce company that has established a joint venture with Media Prima Bhd, is on track to double its revenue in 2017, targeting sales of up to RM120 million based on the success of its sales campaign throughout the year. Chief executive officer Kim Yang Hyun said the company’s achievement and […]

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Najib, Lee open 2 S'pore projects

Najib, Lee open 2 S'pore projects

MALAYSIA and Singapore mark the delivery of two joint development projects in Singapore with the official opening of Marina One and DUO by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Khazanah Nasional Bhd and Temasek Holdings (Private) Ltd yesterday announced the completion and official opening of Marina One and […]

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Jan 16: Ringgit lower against US dollar in early session

Jan 16: Ringgit lower against US dollar in early session

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit took a breather against the US dollar this morning, after reaching an 18-month high yesterday. At 9.09 am, the ringgit was lower at 3.9620/9650 against the greenback from Monday’s close of 3.9540/9580. Oanda Corp Head of Trading for Asia Pacific, Stephen Innes, said most emerging Asian currencies had marked gains versus […]

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