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  • World Biz  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 11:01 PM

    FedEx posts RM2.2 bil Q2 profit; misses estimates

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    www.reuters.com

    Increased US domestic and international volumes sparked higher quarterly profit at FedEx Corp, the package delivery company said on Wednesday, but quarterly earnings and its full-year outlook fell short of expectations.

     
  • World Biz  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 10:54 PM

    Plunging rouble wipes RM7 bil off Carlsberg’s market cap

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    www.bloomberg.com

    As Carlsberg A/S reviews its policy on how to hedge rouble losses, the company’s market value has slumped more than US$2 billion (RM7 billion) in less than a month.

     
  • Economy  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 10:40 PM

    Indonesia bans tax evaders from travelling overseas

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    www.reuters.com

    "The temporary travel ban will be applied selectively to those who have outstanding taxes of 100 million rupiah (RM27,360) or more and whose intention to pay their taxes is in doubt," the ministry said.

     
  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 10:16 PM

    US’ Nov CPI down 0.3%; biggest drop in 6 years

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    www.reuters.com

    US consumer prices recorded their biggest drop in nearly six years in November as gasoline prices tumbled, but this probably will not change views the Federal Reserve (Fed) will start raising interest rates in mid-2015. The Labour Department said on Wednesday its Consumer …

     
  • Corporate  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 10:03 PM

    Scientex posts Q1 profit of RM30.3 million

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    www.bernama.com

    Scientex Bhd's revenue for the first quarter ended Oct 31, 2014 rose 18.2% to RM431.1 million from RM364.8 million in the corresponding quarter last year.

     
  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 9:57 PM

    M’sia can achieve 5%-6% growth in 2015, says Wahid

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    www.bernama.com

    Malaysia can achieve economic growth of 5% to 6% next year despite falling crude oil prices, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Abdul Wahid Omar.

     
  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 7:15 PM

    ‘Govt secretly collected RM274mil in fuel taxes’

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    www.malaysiakini.com

    PKR secretary-general Rafizi Ramli has flayed the government for quietly collecting RM274 million in petrol taxes in a period of 45 days.

     
  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 7:09 PM

    Despite leadership change, Prasarana’s plans still on

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    Prasarana Malaysia Bhd’s five-year plan, which includes the listing of its rail business by 2018, is still on track despite a looming leadership change, said its departing group managing director Shahril Mokhtar.

     
  • Markets & World Biz  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 7:02 PM

    Shanghai composite index hits 4-year high

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    www.bloomberg.com

    China’s benchmark stock index rose to a 4-year high amid speculation the government will loosen monetary policy and ease capital requirements that may allow brokerages to boost margin lending.

     
  • Corporate  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 7:01 PM

    FMM wants normalised 6P foreign workers’ status

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    www.bernama.com

    The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) wants the government to convert the status of the 6P foreign workers in the manufacturing sector to normal foreign workers.

     
  • Corporate  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:51 PM

    Pelikan receives approval for global expansion

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    www.bernama.com

    Pelikan International Corp Bhd is looking to expand its global business upon receiving shareholders' approval today to streamline its 71.32% subsidiary, Herlitz AG.

     
  • Featured and Exclusive & Finance  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:43 PM

    ‘Headwinds for M’sia fixed-income market next year’

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    The coming year is expected to be a challenging one for the Malaysian fixed income market as improving US growth will eventually lead to a rise in US interest rates, says Hanifah Hashim, executive director/head of Malaysia fixed income and sukuk of Franklin Templeton Investment.

     
  • Corporate  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:33 PM

    Perodua expects sales to hit 195,000 vehicles this year

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    www.bernama.com

    Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (Perodua) expects sales to exceed 195,000 units this year especially with the introduction of the energy efficient 'Axia' model, says president and chief executive officer Aminar Rashid Salleh.

     
  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:26 PM

    Customs dept records RM33.6 bil collection

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    www.bernama.com

    The Royal Malaysian Customs Department (RMCD) has so far recorded a collection of RM33.6 billion or 93.3% of the RM36 billion revenue targeted for this year.

     
  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:13 PM

    Bursa reprimands TH Heavy on listing breaches

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    www.bernama.com

    Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd has publicly reprimanded TH Heavy Engineering Bhd for breaching the Main Market's listing requirements.

     
  • Featured and Exclusive & Markets  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:06 PM

    Shares rebound on whiff of oil plunge bottom

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    The benchmark FBM-KLCI index ended higher for the first time this week, led by banking counters, as tell-tale signs of a bottom to the recent global crude oil price plunge emerge, adding to growing investor confidence.

     
  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:03 PM

    AllianceDBS: Inflation to hit 4% in 2015

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    AllianceDBS Research expects inflation to be higher at 4% next year, up from an estimated 3.1% in 2014, the research house said in an economics report today. “Overall for 2015, we maintain our view that inflation is expected to trend …

     
  • Markets  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 5:55 PM

    Ringgit ends slightly higher against US$

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    www.bernama.com

    The ringgit closed slightly higher against the US dollar and mostly appreciated against other major currencies.

     
  • Featured and Exclusive & Markets  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 5:45 PM

    Rouble falls back as market unimpressed by FX sales

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    www.reuters.com

    The Russian rouble fell back on Wednesday as market was unimpressed by the Finance Ministry's foreign currency sales.

     
  • TigerTalk  |  DECEMBER 17, 2014 5:39 PM

    Clawing at DBKL’s RM300 mil new digs

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    Tiger has got a cousin in Russia, a house cat named Sergei. After writing a pile of Christmas cards, Tiger has a juicy tale for Sergei who loves reading about Malaysian scandals. Tiger updates him in a letter...

     
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