EU agree in principle on Brexit extension, but no date set yet – Commission

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China Construction Bank Labuan signs 14 MOUs

LABUAN: China Construction Bank Labuan (CCBL), the first foreign-owned offshore bank granted approval to conduct digital…

Weakening national currencies can lead to global currency war – Rosneft chief

A global conflict with “unpredictable consequences” could be triggered by further depreciation of national currencies, the…

Major US retailers pull Johnson & Johnson baby powder off shelves after asbestos found

Walmart, CVS, and Rite Aid are pulling all containers of Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) 22-ounce baby…

One of the world’s largest oil companies just ditched the dollar

Russia’s largest oil company Rosneft has already completed the switch away from the US dollar in…

Sajid Javid decries UK’s ‘zombie parliament,’ insists Tories will get their general election eventually

The British Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, said the Conservative Party will do whatever it…

Malaysia must improve in 3 indicators to climb Doing Business ranking

KUALA LUMPUR: The World Bank, which released its Doing Business 2020 study today, revealed three indicators…

Trump again attacks Fed, says central bank ‘derelict in its duties’

PRESIDENT Donald Trump once again attacked the US Federal Reserve on Thursday, calling for more interest…

Gold hits 2-week high on weak U.S. data; palladium scales record

BANGALORE: Gold hit a two-week high on Friday, holding above the $1,500 ounce psychological level, as…

Maxis Q319 net profit 30% lower at RM358m

PETALING JAYA: Maxis Bhd’s third quarter (3Q2019) net profit fell 30.2% to RM358 million, from RM513…