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  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:44 PM

    Two Ukrainian fighter jets downed by rebels near MH17 site

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    Separatists shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets in the same eastern region where Malaysian Air Flight MH17 was destroyed, the government said. Rebels downed two SU-25 fighters in the Donetsk region, Defense Ministry spokesman Oleksiy Dmytrashkovsky said by phone today. …

     
  • Corporate  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:41 PM

    PJ Development buys RM432 mil Melbourne property

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    The inner city parcel of land, a carpark, is on Kavanagh Street, Southbank and measures just over two hectares

     
  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:33 PM

    Tesco pulls finance director photo from its website

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    Tesco, Britain’s biggest retailer, has removed a photo on its corporate website of Alan Stewart, its newly appointed chief financial officer (CFO), after rival Marks & Spencer (M&S) complained he was technically still its employee. After M&S was alerted to …

     
  • Commodities  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:22 PM

    CPO futures close at lowest level in almost a year

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    Crude palm oil (CPO) futures prices on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives closed at the lowest level in almost a year following losses on the Chicago soyabean market, a dealer said. Phillip Futures Sdn Bhd Derivative Product Specialist, David Ng, said buyers …

     
  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:12 PM

    Delta Air’s quarterly profit tops estimates

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    Delta Air Lines Inc. posted second- quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates as the US carrier benefited from strong domestic demand. Earnings excluding some items were US$1.04 a share, the Atlanta-based company said in a statement today. The average of …

     
  • Corporate & Featured and Exclusive  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:03 PM

    Starbucks M’sia worth RM559 mil in Vincent Tan buyout

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    Vincent Tan’s Berjaya Food Bhd is buying out 50:50 joint venture partner Starbucks Coffee International Inc for US$88 million (RM279 million)

     
  • Issues  |  JULY 23, 2014 9:00 PM

    A day at the noodle factory

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    In this part of the Mamee-Double Decker Enterprise series, KiniBiz goes on a whirlwind trip to the brand’s facility in Ayer Keroh, Malacca.

     
  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 8:59 PM

    Glaxo profit falls on sluggish US respiratory drug sales

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    GlaxoSmithKline Plc, the UK’s biggest drugmaker, said second-quarter earnings missed analyst estimates as sales of its respiratory drugs in the US remain sluggish. The company cut its forecast for the year. Profit excluding certain items fell to 1.41 billion pounds …

     
  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 8:44 PM

    PepsiCo tops quarterly profit estimates after cutting costs

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    PepsiCo Inc. reported better-than- projected profit and raised its annual forecast after reducing costs, giving the company more leverage in a looming fight with activist investor Nelson Peltz. Excluding some items, profit totaled US$1.32 (RM4.19)a share, the Purchase, New York-based …

     
  • Corporate  |  JULY 23, 2014 7:53 PM

    Cadbury seeks independent panel to verify halal status

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    Cadbury Confectionary Malaysia today requested for an independent Syariah panel to monitor and verify Cadbury Confectionery Malaysia Sdn Bhd’s chocolate making process to dispel doubts about its halal status.

     
  • Corporate & Property  |  JULY 23, 2014 7:31 PM

    Boustead set to buy Port Klang land for RM310 mil

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    Boustead Holdings Bhd (BHB) is expanding its presence in the oil and gas sector, with the proposed acquisition of land in Klang for RM310 million.

     
  • Corporate  |  JULY 23, 2014 7:24 PM

    SHL shares soar 32% on glowing report

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    The property developer was Bursa’s top gainer for two straight days after Public Invest said its stock could be worth double the value

     
  • Economy  |  JULY 23, 2014 7:20 PM

    CCM targets RM50 bil revenue by 2020

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    The Cooperative Commission of Malaysia (CCM) targets to achieve a revenue of more than RM50 billion by 2020 with the impending amendment to the Cooperative Act 1993.

     
  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 7:02 PM

    EBay plans Russia growth with fast delivery

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    EBay Inc. plans to expand in Russia, speeding up cross-border delivery and allowing local merchants to sell goods on its website, Vice President Wendy Jones said. Russia has been and remains “number one priority” for geographical expansion of EBay Marketplaces, …

     
  • Corporate  |  JULY 23, 2014 6:58 PM

    Faber names Azmir Merican as new MD

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    Faber Group Bhd has named Azmir Merican its new managing director effective Aug 1, 2014, as the company seeks to transform itself into a diversified asset development and asset management company. The appointment means Azmir would relinquish his position as …

     
  • Corporate  |  JULY 23, 2014 6:52 PM

    Daibochi 2Q revenue increase by 25% to RM87 mil

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    Flexible packaging solutions provider, Daibochi Plastic and Packaging Industry Bhd's revenue for the second quarter (2Q) ended June 30, 2014 rose 25.2% to RM87 million from RM69.5 million in the corresponding period last year.

     
  • Corporate & Property  |  JULY 23, 2014 6:49 PM

    Sunway Iskandar’s Citrine office suites sold out

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    Sunway has sold out the office suites in the first phase of Citrine, a mixed development at its Sunway Iskandar township in Johor, according to a statement to the media. “With the overwhelming response for the designer office suites, we …

     
  • World Biz  |  JULY 23, 2014 6:29 PM

    Saudi keeps RM127 bil foreign investors’ capital waiting

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    www.bloomberg.com

    Saudi Arabia is keeping as much as US$40 billion (RM127 billion) of foreign investor capital waiting as it decides which institutions can participate in the Arab world’s biggest stock exchange. The regulator will publish rules next month allowing participation for the first time …

     
  • Featured and Exclusive  |  JULY 23, 2014 6:19 PM

    Britain takes delivery of MH17 black boxes for analysis

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    Britain said on Wednesday it had taken delivery of two black box flight recorders recovered from MH17, the Malaysian passenger jet downed over eastern Ukraine last week.

     
  • Corporate  |  JULY 23, 2014 6:14 PM

    RM8 bil spent on MRT project so far

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    MRT Corp has paid out RM8 billion for the Sungai Buloh-Kajang line, which is progressing as planned and is at about the mid-way point.

     
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