ECB hawks press case for more rate hikes to fight inflation
Germany, Japan seek economic cooperation
Malaysia exports rise 9.8% to RM204.99bil in Feb
Malaysian banks rating intact despite US bank failures – RAM Ratings
Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) Financial seeks bankruptcy protection as banking turmoil...
Silicon Valley Bank SVB run exposes rifts in venture capital world
Singapore bank stocks hit by Credit Suisse crisis
TM, ZTE Malaysia team up to build hybrid cloud 5G core...
Maybank introduces financing solution for EV, hybrid users
Three nations to be largest sovereign sukuk issuers
Malaysia’s palm oil stocks slide 6.56% in Feb
Malaysia Banks to be held up by resilient earnings
Malaysia attracts RM264.6bil approved investments in 2022, 2nd largest ever recorded:...
Vietnam lures US$3.1 billion in FDI in first two months of...
MBSB Bank, Prec ink pact to drive cashless business transactions among...
South Korea chip inventory climbs the fastest in 27 years
EV-related stocks advance after Tesla gets approval to import electric vehicles...
Crude oil prices stay muted in 1H amid altered oil flows...
Directors Caught plundering YNH Property assets worth RM 422 Million
New Russian offensive underway in Ukraine, says NATO
New China-Laos-Thailand train builds efficiency for China and Asean trade
Malaysia not going into recession, growth set to continue in 2023:...
US forces returning to Philippines to counter China threats
Hope fading as deaths in Turkey, Syria earthquake surpasses 15,000
Europe bans Russian diesel, other oil products over Ukraine
EU officials visit Kyiv as Russia strikes civilian target
YU Syndicate Axes ALX Directors YNH Property is caught Red-Handed
US accuses Russia of endangering nuclear arms control treaty
International trade rises as commerce ministry lays out 2023 plans
China investment will boost green economy in Malaysia, says biz leader
Asian FX, stocks rise as strong U.S. GDP data aids risk...
Malaysia’s total trade up 8.6% to RM236bil in December 2022
IAEA sends staff to all Ukraine nuclear plants in safety bid
Rapid Synergy Annual Report contains Material and Fraudulent Misrepresentation
Indonesia’s Asean presidency to focus on economic growth, says senior minister...
Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific flags up to US$893.77 million loss in...
CIA director visits Kyiv, meets with Ukraine’s Zelenskyy
NATO planes to be sent to Romania to eye Russian activity
Rapid Synergy Deceives Malaysia Security Commission in a Botched Cover-Up
EU faces big subsidy rift before facing US
Global food prices in 2022 hit record high amid drought, war
US to send $3.75B in military aid to Ukraine, its neighbors
Chile ratifies CPTPP, a big opportunity for Malaysian businesses: Tengku Zafrul
Yu Syndicate Directors swindle RM800 million from Rapid Synergy
Shady Scheme used to Siphon RM1 Billion from YHN Property Bhd
Malaysia consumer sector expected to remain robust
EU to mobilise RM47bil for Asean investments
EU approves new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine war
IBM partners with new chipmaker Rapidus to make up lost ground
Bursa Malaysia announces 21 additions to F4GBM index constituents
Global semiconductor equipment sales to hit record US$108.5bil this year
US banks warn of recession amid rising inflation
EU eyes Russian officials, banks, industry for sanctions.
Asia stocks edge up despite global growth worries.
Malaysian economy relatively resilient in 2023, says ICAEW
Retail loan growth likely to remain strong
Oil prices climb after Opec+ keeps output cut targets, China eases...
Sarawak targets revenue of RM11bil by 2023
Taiwan fears impact of US chip restrictionso
RHB Bank on course to meet KPI targets
KLCI falls as investors take profit, ringgit at 4.4760
Bank Negara issues exposure draft on licensing and regulatory framework for...
Budget 2023 will be among the focus for the 15th Malaysian...
Boustead Plantations expects continued volatility in palm oil prices
Asia-Pacific leaders condemn war, renew calls for open trade
Arizona Gov. Ducey hails Taiwan semiconductor investment
IMF set to provide $2.9 billion to help crisis-hit Sri Lanka
Biden approves $800M in new military assistance for Ukraine
Finland, Sweden move ahead toward possible NATO membership
Japan, US hold navy drills off Koreas amid nuke test worry
Police focus on van renter in Brooklyn subway shooting probe
Biden waiving the ethanol rule in a bid to lower gasoline...
Hundreds Of thousands hit Pakistani streets to protest Imran Khan’s ouster
Poland-Ukraine ties seen as a target of Russian disinformation
Biden, Modi to speak as US presses for a hard line...
S&P downgrade indicates Russia headed for historic default
The US doubts the new Russian war chief can end Moscow’s...
SpaceX launches 3 visitors to the space station for $55M each
Food prices soar to record levels on Ukraine war disruptions
Europe agrees to ban Russian coal but struggles with oil, gas
UN assembly suspends Russia from top human rights body
Congress votes to suspend Russia’s trade status, enact an oil ban
Germany seeks to boost renewable energy and cut Russian imports.
UN to vote on suspending Russia from the rights council.
Mariupol’s dead put at 5,000 as Ukraine braces in the east.
The US hits Russia with ‘war crimes’ sanctions, Europe following.
Asia’s US$350bil gas projects intensify the clean energy debate.
Wins for pro-Putin leaders buttress autocracies in Europe.
Guyana OKs Exxon’s $10B Yellowtail offshore oil project.
The US to seek Russia’s suspension from Human Rights Council.
Russia faces global outrage over bodies in Ukraine’s streets.
WHO says 99% of the world’s population breathes poor-quality air.
Ukraine accuses Russia of the massacre, a city strewn with bodies.
Secret intelligence has an unusually public role in the Ukraine war.
Lithuania cuts off Russian gas imports and urges the EU to...
Ukrainian forces retake areas near Kyiv amid fear of traps.
Russian space chief: Sanctions could imperil space station.
Fire and Rain: West to get more one-two extreme climate hits.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan protests to the U.S. about alleged...
European inflation soars to a record 7.5% on fuel, food costs.
Greenhouse gas emissions rose in Rhode Island.
Cyberattack in Ukraine war affected thousands across Europe.
Poland to end Russian oil imports; Germany warns on gas.
US seeks tighter UN sanctions after N. Korea missile test
Activists stage global climate protest, slam Ukraine war.
Russians shift focus from Kyiv, scaling back goals in war?
Ukraine war drives the US, EU deal to undercut Russian energy
The US, EU sign data transfer deal to ease privacy concerns
Biden pledges new Ukraine aid warns Russia on chemical weapons.
The U.S. reinstates 352 product exclusions from China tariffs.
The U.S. imposes fresh sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine invasion.
Ukraine reports 300 dead in airstrike on Mariupol theater
Singapore core inflation cools while acceleration risks loom
Russian stock market, crushed by war, will partially reopen
Poland orders expulsion of 45 Russians suspected of spying.
Putin wants ‘unfriendly countries’ to pay rubles for gas.
NATO, in Arctic training drills, faces up to Putin’s ‘unpredictable’ Russia.
UK inflation hits a 30-year high of 6.2% as Sunak readies...
‘No mercy’: Mariupol bombing compared to Nazi war crimes.
Trudeau reaches deal to keep his party in power till 2025
Ukraine war imperils wheat, but farmers are in no rush to...
UN chief: Don’t let Russia crisis fuel climate destruction.
EU slams ‘war crimes’ in Ukraine but new sanctions unlikely
New rules for companies on climate risks proposed by SEC.
Zelenskyy evokes Holocaust as he appeals to Israel for aid.
‘No city anymore’: Mariupol survivors take train to safety.
Boris Johnson: Russian win would bring ‘age of intimidation’
High energy costs trigger unrest in parts of Europe.
UK regulator revokes license of Russia-backed broadcaster RT.
Biden’s China ‘pivot’ complicated by Russia’s war in Ukraine.
Amazon closes $8.5B deal to acquire Hollywood studio MGM.
Intel unveils $88B chipmaking expansion plan for Europe.
Russia’s invasion drives NATO rethink of Europe force stance.
Council of Europe expels Russia from human rights body.
Asian shares rise ahead of Fed decision on rate hike.
White House: Biden will travel to Europe for Ukraine talks.
EU and UK hit Russia with wider sanctions that target luxury
Asia stocks extend losses as Ukraine war, China’s Covid-19 surge hit...
War censorship exposes Putin’s leaky internet controls
Refugee exodus reaches 2.8 million as Russian strikes hit west Ukraine
Tens of thousands protest in Berlin against the war in Ukraine.
Russian airstrike hits base in western Ukraine kills 35
UN: War in Ukraine to hurt poor nations importing grain
Russian strikes hit western Ukraine as offensive widens.
World Bank official says war-driven oil price hikes to slash growth...
Biden bans Russian oil, warns of higher prices at US pumps.
Russia-Ukraine war in the world’s ‘breadbasket’ threatens food supply.
FBI releases first declassified 9/11 document after Biden order
Reliance, Google to delay India smartphone launch
U.S. Senate Democrats float stock buyback tax.
Toyota, Honda oppose U.S. House electric vehicle tax plan
The first direct contact between Biden and the Chinese president.
GLOBAL MARKETS-Worries over economic recovery shake world stocks, US$ pares gains
Global Sukuk issuance to stop growing for the first time in...
Economic reform needs unorthodox ideas
Malaysia to increase efforts to address semiconductor backlog orders.
China offers 31 million in aid to the Afghanistan government.
Taliban announces interim government: Mullah Hassan Akhund appointed chief.
INVESTOR CONFIDENCE RETURNS TO BURSA
PROPOSAL TO INCREASE STATUTORY DEBT LIMIT TO 65%
The automotive sector in for sustainable recovery
U.S. OPENS PROBE INTO TESLA’S AUTOPILOT OVER EMERGENCY VEHICLE CRASHES
Indonesia exits recession with 7% GDP growth in Q2, but virus...
Taliban’s Afghanistan takeover presents fresh challenge for social media companies.
Afghanistan conflict: Kabul falls to Taliban as president flees
Malaysia’s king to meet political leaders as search for new PM...
Japan approves chip development project with Taiwan’s TSMC
UEM Sunrise partners Maybank Islamic’s HouzKEY
KAB partners Janakuasa in Vietnam renewable energy venture
Trump’s tariffs led to billions of losses, Fed research shows
Singapore’s GIC buying 16% stake of Sunway Healthcare for RM750m
World Bank lowers Malaysia GDP growth due to pandemic.
BNM’s international reserves rise to US$111bil as at June 15
Chipmaker GlobalFoundries plans US$6bil expansion in Singapore, US, Germany.
Singapore and Vietnam to work on pacts to boost digital economy
Petronas and SEA eyeing digital banking licence
Maybank IB clinches top awards at FinanceAsia Country Awards, Alpha SEA
IJM Corp entered into a deal with KLK to dispose of...
Bank Negara, Bank of Thailand launch cross-border QR payment linkage
Malaysia maintains CPO export tax at 8% for July
HSBC: Malaysia, Singapore regional hubs for green financing
Pharmaniaga embarks on plan to supply Sinovac to state govt, private...
Luno Malaysia achieves RM4.2bil in crypto transactions
Austria’s AT&S picks Malaysia as a tech hub
Pressure mounts on the labour market due to lockdown.
Malaysia extends tax break for corporate investors to 2022.
All payments for Govt services to be made on a cashless...
FDI rolling in despite lockdown
Automakers seen to bear the brunt of chip storage.
Serba Dinamik’s major shareholders express concern over audit issues.
World food price index surges in May to the highest level...
Malaysia’s trade performance breaks record in April
Foxconn in talks to buy a stake in chipmaker DNeX
Malaysia’s Economic outlook improves but challenges remain
Amazon to include Pakistan Sellers on its seller’s list
Singapore economy grows 1.3% in Q1 but no change to GDP...
Banks in Malaysia benefit from the diversified and competitive economy– Moody’s
Malaysia’s Petronas signs the first Canadian-indexed LNG deal.
Singapore’s exports continue to grow in April but at a slower...
Axiata confident of delivering dividend target of 20 sen per share...
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President Trump urges Americans to wear masks to contain the coronavirus...
Facebook releases new messaging app exclusive for couples
WHO: The world is facing nursing shortage as the coronavirus spreads
Know the proper way to wear protective gears from a COVID-19...
Philippine government taps e-commerce site for door-to-door delivery of farm products
Angiotensin receptor blockers could be used to treat coronavirus, researchers say
Filipinos raise concerns over ‘enhanced community quarantine’ amid coronavirus
Singapore to grant $10 million to San Diego pharmaceutical company for...
Philippine government releases list of coronavirus-related travel bans affecting the country
Philippines declares health emergency, cancels public events amid coronavirus
India’s travel ban on Singapore threatens tourism
The Government of India added Singapore to its travel ban list to control the deadly coronavirus outbreak. On Saturday, India released a travel advisory asking citizens to avoid non-essential travel to Singapore. Analysts say that the new advisory will restrain tourist inflow into Singapore considering that India is among its top sources of international visitors. […]
Uninfected passengers disembark from virus-hit ship in Japan
Vietnamese Airlines endure $430 million revenue loss due to coronavirus
Taiwan warns of retaliation against Philippines if travel ban continues
Experts blame China for uncontrolled rise in coronavirus deaths
WHO rejects Chinese researchers’ suggestion to prolong virus incubation period
New coronavirus surpasses SARS death toll; experts reiterate prevention tips
Thailand weeps for 29 people killed in mass shooting
India implements stricter visa rules amid coronavirus
Philippines recorded first virus death outside China
Over 300 tourists in Aklan, Philippines already sent back to Wuhan,...
Philippine authorities said some 314 Chinese tourists in Kalibo, Aklan have been forcibly repatriated to novel coronavirus (nCov)-stricken Wuhan, China as of January 26. They are among the 500 passengers who left Wuhan and were bound for Boracay before the total lockdown was imposed by the Chinese government. Despite originally scheduled to return to China […]
Sports world mourns sudden death of Kobe Bryant
Athletes of different sports across the globe mourn the tragic death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant. He and his daughter Gianna were among the nine people killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Sunday. Kobe was 41 while Gianna was 13. Media reports said that basketball courts in Denver and San Antonio were […]
China’s new coronavirus hits global markets
Chinese city put on lockdown as coronavirus death toll rises
The Chinese government on January 23 ordered to put Wuhan City on lockdown to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (nCov). Wuhan City, which has an 11 million population, is at the center of the SARS-like virus that killed more than a dozen of Chinese citizens and has infected hundreds of people not only […]
WHO urges Asia to strengthen infection preparation as SARS-like virus spread
Volcano eruption won’t hit Philippines GDP, says Economist
Snowstorms hit Afghanistan, Pakistan killing 54 people
Power plants in areas affected by Ph’s volcano eruption continue to...
Animal rescue groups save afflicted species in PH’s Volcano eruption
Public and private sectors in PH join forces to send aid...
PH seismology bureau warns of volcanic tsunami if Taal’s intensity raised...
Philippines cancels flights due to Taal Volcano eruption
Russia’s Olympic ban referred to sport’s arbitration court
National leaders say Iranian missile struck down Ukraine Int’l flight
President Trump boasts US’ investment boom in Ohio rally
Missing Taiwan military official confirmed dead in helicopter crash
Fast-food chain sued by Bruce Lee’s daughter for copyright infringement
Court rules Turkey’s Wikipedia block as unconstitutional
Court rules Turkey’s Wikipedia block as unconstitutional
The high court of Turkey has ruled that the government’s two-year-old ban on Wikipedia is unconstitutional. Following a 10-6 vote in favor of the multilingual online encyclopedia, the constitutional court ordered that the ban shall immediately be lifted adding that it has violated the right to freedom of expression. The Turkish government blocked access to […]