• OTHERS  |  APRIL 27, 2015 9:56 AM

    Ringgit opens higher against US dollar

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    The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar on strong buying support for the local unit. At 9.16 am, the local unit was quoted at 3.5675/5705 versus the greenback compared with 3.5790/5830 at 5 pm on Friday. The domestic unit traded mostly …

  • Featured and Exclusive, OTHERS, World Biz  |  APRIL 24, 2015 8:26 AM

    Amazon 1Q revenue jumps almost 50%

    Story by Inc’s first-quarter revenue grew more than expected as rising sales in North America and its burgeoning cloud-computing services unit offset new business investments, boosting its shares nearly 7%. The e-commerce company for the first time broke out financial details …

  • Corporate & OTHERS  |  APRIL 23, 2015 4:05 PM

    Gov’t expects BDA to reach RM1 bil by 2020

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    The government expects big data analytics (BDA) related activities in Malaysia to reach more than RM1 billion by 2020 in line with the expansion of science, technology and innovation in the country. Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Ewon Ebin said the implementation of …

  • Opinion & OTHERS  |  APRIL 22, 2015 2:08 PM

    The IMF’s Big Greek Mistake

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    The Greek government’s mounting financial woes are leading it to contemplate the unthinkable: defaulting on a loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Instead of demanding repayment and further austerity, the IMF should recognize its responsibility for the country’s predicament and forgive …

  • OTHERS  |  APRIL 21, 2015 12:45 PM

    EU to charge Russia’s Gazprom with market abuse

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    The European Union (EU) will launch a legal attack on Russian gas giant Gazprom this week, ramping up tensions with Moscow, when antitrust agents will accuse it of overcharging buyers in eastern Europe, EU sources told Reuters on Monday. The …