Bursa opens higher in line with global markets

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia opened higher today, with all indexes traded in the positive territory in…

Australia c.bank to buy semi-govt bonds as state revenues take hit from coronavirus

SYDNEY: Australia’s central bank will step into the semi-government bond market on Wednesday for the first…

1MINE asks govt to allocate RM2b for new SMEs to cope with Covid-19

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Indian Network of Entrepreneurs Association (1MINE) hopes the government would consider allocating…

Coronavirus shockwave rocks airplane manufacturers, suppliers

SYDNEY/MONTREAL: The pandemic is taking its toll on aerospace manufacturing, as Boeing Co announced it would…

At Alibaba’s Lazada, coronavirus measures become the latest culture conflict

SINGAPORE: At Lazada, the Southeast Asian arm of Alibaba Group Holding, staff are furious over demands…

Coronavirus relief bill hits snag in U.S. Senate, talks continue

WASHINGTON: Partisan battles in the U.S. Senate stopped a $1 trillion-plus coronavirus response bill from advancing…

Dollar gains as pandemic drives global demand for cash

TOKYO: The dollar rose against major currencies on Monday as fresh declines in global stocks and…

Stocks crumble as more nations shut for business to curb virus

SYDNEY: Asian shares sank on Monday as a rising tide of national lockdowns threatened to overwhelm…

Caring Pharmacy MGO acceptance offer period extended to April 10

KUALA LUMPUR: The acceptance period of the mandatory general offer for Caring Pharmacy Bhd shares has…

Berjaya Group, i-Bhd contributes RM1m each to Covid-19 fund

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today received a cheque each from Berjaya Group…