Business http://malaysiandigest.com/business.html Mon, 23 Apr 2018 05:38:24 +0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Indonesia's Wings Air To Resume Two Routes To Sabah http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734335-indonesia-s-wings-air-to-resume-two-routes-to-sabah.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734335-indonesia-s-wings-air-to-resume-two-routes-to-sabah.html

MELAKA -- Indonesia’s Lion Group Airline’s subsidiary, Wings Air is expected to resume two routes from Indonesia to Sabah in late April following a review that saw high demand between both destinations.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) Business Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:44:56 +0800
Chips Down: China Aims To Boost Semiconductors As Trade War Looms http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734311-chips-down-china-aims-to-boost-semiconductors-as-trade-war-looms.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734311-chips-down-china-aims-to-boost-semiconductors-as-trade-war-looms.html

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: China has long pushed the development of top-end semiconductors as a key strategic objective.

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syareenim@malaysiandigest.com (Syareen) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:01:22 +0800
Oil Falls After Trump Criticizes OPEC For Artificially High Prices http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734305-oil-falls-after-trump-criticizes-opec-for-artificially-high-prices.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734305-oil-falls-after-trump-criticizes-opec-for-artificially-high-prices.html

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Oil prices fell on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump criticized OPEC and said oil prices were artificially high, but they were still set for a weekly gain.

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syareenim@malaysiandigest.com (Syareen) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:35:25 +0800
Robust Economy Spurred Airasia To Hit Record Numbers - Fernandes http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734301-robust-economy-spurred-airasia-to-hit-record-numbers-fernandes.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734301-robust-economy-spurred-airasia-to-hit-record-numbers-fernandes.html

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s robust economy has helped low-cost carrier AirAsia hit record numbers, its Group Chief Executive Officer, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said.

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syareenim@malaysiandigest.com (Syareen) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:18:59 +0800
Crypto Trading Tumbles As Investment Scramble Unwinds http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734286-crypto-trading-tumbles-as-investment-scramble-unwinds.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734286-crypto-trading-tumbles-as-investment-scramble-unwinds.html

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Trading activity on cryptocurrency exchanges has halved from its December peak, industry data shows, as retail interest in the virtual coins declines and the prices of many remain far below their recent highs.

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syareenim@malaysiandigest.com (Syareen) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:26:06 +0800
Asian Oil Demand To Hit Record, But Industry Can't Take Eyes Off Middle East http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734264-asian-oil-demand-to-hit-record-but-industry-can-t-take-eyes-off-middle-east.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734264-asian-oil-demand-to-hit-record-but-industry-can-t-take-eyes-off-middle-east.html

Pic: ReutersSINGAPORE: Asian oil demand will hit a record in April just as global crude values are lifted to levels not seen in three years by Middle East supply risks and top exporter Saudi Arabia withholding output and noisily pushing for prices at $80 to $100 per barrel.

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syareenim@malaysiandigest.com (Syareen) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:47:10 +0800
Japan's Cryptocurrency Exchanges Need Tighter Rules - Monex CEO http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734263-japan-s-cryptocurrency-exchanges-need-tighter-rules-monex-ceo.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734263-japan-s-cryptocurrency-exchanges-need-tighter-rules-monex-ceo.html

Pic: ReutersTOKYO: Japan’s cryptocurrency exchanges should be regulated more like banks as they hold investors’ assets while offering trading platforms, the chief executive of online brokerage Monex Group Inc said.

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syareenim@malaysiandigest.com (Syareen) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:42:28 +0800
Malaysia Airlines Offers Up To 40 Pct Off On Air Tickets http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734238-malaysia-airlines-offers-up-to-40-pct-off-on-air-tickets.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734238-malaysia-airlines-offers-up-to-40-pct-off-on-air-tickets.html

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia Airlines Bhd’s Grand Travel Deals will offer customers from up to 40 per cent off ON air tickets to selected destinations, and a wide range of travel perks, including discounted children’s fares, extra baggage and hotel bookings.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:21:42 +0800
Ringgit May Weaken In The Event Of A Change Of Government http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734221-ringgit-may-weaken-in-the-event-of-a-change-of-government.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734221-ringgit-may-weaken-in-the-event-of-a-change-of-government.html

KUALA LUMPUR – The ringgit may weaken in the near term, possibly on the back of capital outflows by foreign investors, in the scenario of a change of government after the 14th General Election (GE14).

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haziqalfian@malaysiandigest.com (Haziq) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 06:47:11 +0800
MATRADE To Promote Industry 4.0-Related Products In Germany http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734211-matrade-to-promote-industry-4-0-related-products-in-germany.html http://malaysiandigest.com/business/734211-matrade-to-promote-industry-4-0-related-products-in-germany.html

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) is organising an Export Acceleration Mission (EAM) to promote and support local exporters of Industry 4.0-related machinery products and services at the Hannover Messe 2018 trade fair in Germany.

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azzamsyafiq@malaysiandigest.com (Azzam ) Business Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:10:43 +0800