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Bursa Malaysia opens lower in early trade

Bursa Malaysia opens lower in early trade

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia opened lower this morning, dampened by profit-taking after the key FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) closed at an all-time high of 1,895.18 yesterday. The previous high of the index was 1,892.65, which it attained on July 8, 2014. At 9.05am today, the FBM KLCI eased 4.61 points to 1,890.57. It […]

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Apr 20: Bursa Malaysia opens lower in early trade

Apr 20: Bursa Malaysia opens lower in early trade

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia opened lower this morning, dampened by profit taking after the key FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) closed at an all-time high of 1,895.18 yesterday. The previous high of the index was 1,892.65, which it attained on July 8, 2014. At 9.05 am today, the FBM KLCI eased 4.61 points to […]

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Mattel names former Maker Studios executive as CEO after Georgiadis quits

Mattel names former Maker Studios executive as CEO after Georgiadis quits

Mattel Inc said on Thursday that board member and digital media executive Ynon Kreiz will replace Chief Executive Margaret Georgiadis, who is stepping down after only 14 months at the helm of the maker of Hot Wheels and Barbie dolls. Margo Georgiadis responds to a question at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in […]

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Wells Fargo close to $1 billion US settlement, reports says

Wells Fargo close to $1 billion US settlement, reports says

Wells Fargo is close to paying $1 billion to settle a US probe over its risk management policies in another blow to the banking giant, US media reported on Thursday. The sign outside the Wells Fargo & Co. bank in downtown Denver.(Reuters pic) NEW YORK: Wells Fargo is close to paying $1 billion to settle […]

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Amazon seals five-year deal for UK, Irish rights to US Open

Amazon seals five-year deal for UK, Irish rights to US Open

The US Open will become the first Grand Slam tournament to be broadcast solely online in the United Kingdom and Ireland after E-commerce giants Amazon signed a five-year deal for rights to the tournament on Thursday. The Amazon logo is seen at the Young Entrepreneurs fair in Paris, France.(Reuters pic) LONDON: The US Open will […]

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US to drop curbs on drone tech to boost arms sales

US to drop curbs on drone tech to boost arms sales

The United States dropped some restrictions Thursday on sales of its advanced drones in order to reinforce the armies of its allies and compete with China on the world arms market. US officials say American firms are losing sales of armed drones like the MQ-9 Reaper — seen here on an air base in Afghanistan […]

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Americans will no longer have to sign for credit-card purchases

Americans will no longer have to sign for credit-card purchases

AMERICANS, and people who travel to America, have good reason to celebrate this month. By the end of April, the four major credit-card networks in the country will all stop requiring retailers to collect signatures from customers when completing transactions. Visa, the world’s biggest credit-card issuer, announced in January that signatures would no longer be required […]

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Americans will no longer have to sign for credit-card purchases

Americans will no longer have to sign for credit-card purchases

AMERICANS, and people who travel to America, have good reason to celebrate this month. By the end of April, the four major credit-card networks in the country will all stop requiring retailers to collect signatures from customers when completing transactions. Visa, the world’s biggest credit-card issuer announced in January that signatures would no longer be […]

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Some American startups are borrowing ideas from China

Some American startups are borrowing ideas from China

“WHEN you enter [the marketplace] with that level of hubris and arrogance, you don’t create trust.” So declared a member of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors this week. He was upset about the sudden appearance of dockless electric scooters, rented via smartphone, all over the city. Several American startups are battling each other and the […]

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A new bankruptcy code is reshaping Indian business

A new bankruptcy code is reshaping Indian business

ENRIQUE IGLESIAS, a Spanish pop singer, plays an unlikely part in the story of Indian capitalism. His presence at a party to mark Vijay Mallya’s 60th birthday, in December 2015, was, literally, a showstopper. A flamboyant booze heir, Mr Mallya was then best known for founding Kingfisher Airlines, which had earlier imploded because of its […]

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