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Trump wanted a trade war. Here’s what one looks like

WITHIN weeks, U.S. President Donald Trump ordered up an array of tariffs against numerous countries, blocked Chinese takeovers of U.S. companies and sought new restrictions on future Chinese investment. Economists are w...

Asian shares stumble as trade war fears roil global markets

SYDNEY: Fears of a full-blown trade war between the United States and China battered Asian shares again on Monday, keeping the safe haven yen near a 16-month peak as investors fretted over the fate of global growth. Jap...

Sources: Grab seals deal to take over Uber’s South-East Asian operations

SINGAPORE: Uber Technologies Inc. has reached an agreement to sell its South-East Asian ride-hailing business to rival Grab and could announce the deal as early as Monday morning in Singapore, people familiar with the ma...

Shahril to stay on as EPF CEO

PETALING JAYA: The contract of Employees Provident Fund (EPF) CEO Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan, which will expire next month, has been extended by another three years, said a source. Shahril was among three heads of larg...

Maybank Research cautious on Yinson over Vietnam Red Emperor contract

KUALA LUMPUR: Maybank Investment Bank Research is cautious on Yinson Holdings  over the latest development in the Red Emperor or Ca Rong Do (CRD) project offshore Vietnam. It was reported that Vietnam halted the oil dr...

Ringgit rises against US$ amid trade war implications

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was slightly higher against the US dollar in the morning session today on increased demand, said a dealer. At 9.07 am, the local note was quoted at 3.9120/9170 from last Friday's close of 3.915...

Abolishing GST possible if country’s wealth is properly managed: PAS

SHAH ALAM: Abolishing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is possible if the country's wealth is managed properly without leakages, said Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang. The PAS president said the country would be in a bette...

Employees of nine departments, agencies can apply for postal voting: EC

KUALA LUMPUR: Employees of nine departments and agencies who are eligible to vote and required to be on duty on polling day can apply for postal voting, with the application to be submitted at least five days before nomi...

Sarawak RISDA receives RM20.7 million for rubber replanting

SELANGAU, March (Bernama) -- Sarawak RISDA has received an allocation of RM20.7 million for replanting of rubber involving 5,564 acres of land. This is part of RM158.3 million of the Rubber to Rubber Replanting Progra...

Penang Court packed as Guan Eng turns up for graft trial

GEORGE TOWN: Scores of people were outside the Penang Court Complex here to show support for Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng who is facing a high-profile trial for two counts of alleged corruption. The crowd, led b...

Abang Johari pledges to help ease people’s burden

KUCHING, March 24 (Bernama) --Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Abang Johari Tun Openg today said he would continue implementing policies to help ease the burden of the people, as what had been done by the late Tan Sri Adenan...

Claims of PDRM being ‘pak turut’ to the govt baseless: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: The allegation by some quarters that the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) is a 'yes-men' (pak turut) to the government and getting paid without doing any job (makan gaji buta) is baseless, said Prime Minister D...

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