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PropertyGuru Allows Greater Home Affordability

PropertyGuru Allows Greater Home Affordability

PropertyGuru launches the Mortgage Pre-Qualifier, a PropTech innovation that provides property seekers with a qualified mortgage check at the highest predictive ability of how much mortgage a bank is willing to approve. It is a Southeast Asia-first innovation developed in partnership with real estate fintech platform, MHub, and powered by CTOS, Malaysia’s leading credit reporting […]

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First 4K UHD Broadcast in Malaysia

First 4K UHD Broadcast in Malaysia

Football fans can now watch their favorite Premier League matches live in 4k Ultra High Definition (UHD). The broadcast by Astro is the first in Malaysia. Lee Choong Khay, Chief of Sports at Astro says, “We will embrace the latest technology, 4K UHD to enhance our customers’ viewing experience. We are pleased to partner with […]

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Health Cloud Platform Revenue Soars

Health Cloud Platform Revenue Soars

UCrest Berhad’s Q4 FY2018 financial result shows that it has achieved another record high quarter. The Company has been achieving record highs in the past five consecutive quarters in revenue and profits. The Company achieved revenue of RM16.9M of and a profit of slightly above RM4.0M for the quarter ending May 31, 2018, which is […]

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Maybank IB named Malaysia's best investment bank by Euromoney for fourth time in a row

Maybank IB named Malaysia's best investment bank by Euromoney for fourth time in a row

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Maybank Investment Bank Bhd (Maybank IB) has been named Malaysia’s best investment bank by Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2018, making it the fourth consecutive year the firm has won the accolade.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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China okays $11.45 billion in new urban rail projects

China okays $11.45 billion in new urban rail projects

The approval for the projects in Changchun city signals the restart of infrastructure projects that Beijing had put on hold as it sought to contain local government debt. The state planner has approved urban railway projects including eight subway lines, with an estimated length of 135.4 kilometres for Changchun. (Bloomberg pic) BEIJING: China’s state planner […]

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Australia’s APA backs US$9.5 billion bid by Hong Kong’s CKI

Australia’s APA backs US$9.5 billion bid by Hong Kong’s CKI

The deal would make CKI – part of an empire founded by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing – the biggest gas pipeline player on Australia’s east coast. Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing reacts during a news conference in Hong Kong, January 2015. (Reuters pic) CANBERRA: The board of Australia’s APA Group has recommended shareholders vote for […]

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MyCEB secures business events worth RM3.5b

MyCEB secures business events worth RM3.5b

GENTING: The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has secured over 300 events, with around 451,000 delegates and RM3.5 billion in estimated economic impact from 2018-2028. MyCEB CEO Datuk Zulkefli Sharif said topping the list is convention (47.69%), followed by incentive (45.66%) and trade exhibition (6.65%). He added that business events are catalyst for socio-economic […]

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PetroChina is said to mull suspending US LNG purchases

PetroChina is said to mull suspending US LNG purchases

PetroChina would boost buying of spot cargoes from other countries or swap US shipments with other nations in East Asia to avoid paying additional tariffs. The Asia Vision LNG carrier ship sits docked at the Cheniere Energy Inc. terminal in this aerial photograph taken over Sabine Pass, Texas, U.S., on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016. (Bloomberg […]

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Japan heatwave threatens famed Tsukiji tuna auctions

Japan heatwave threatens famed Tsukiji tuna auctions

The auction space is usually kept at 15 degrees Celsius to keep the treasured tuna cool, but an unprecedented heatwave meant temperatures hit as high as 20 degrees in July. Tuna wholesalers have been forced to keep their pricey produce in cool trucks until moments before auction. (AFP pic) TOKYO: Fishmongers at Tokyo’s famed Tsukiji […]

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Foreign inflow accelerated last week to RM458m

Foreign inflow accelerated last week to RM458m

<p>KUALA LUMPUR: Overseas funds mopped up RM458.2 million net of local equities last week, higher than the RM348.9 million bought the week before.</p> © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd

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