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French Election Relief Sends Europe Soaring

Euro zone stocks headed for their best day in almost two years and the euro briefly vaulted to five-month peaks on Monday, after the market's favored candidate won the first round of the French election, reducing the risk of another Brexit-like shock.

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Tapping Indonesia's Power Supply Mart

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KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIAN utility giants’ intent of building power plants in Indonesia could materialise sooner than expected as the Indonesian government is easing way of doing business and simplifying regulation processes.

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EU-MCCI CEO Hails Malaysia's Strengths

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KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA has a strong business ally in European Union-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (EU-MCCI) new chief executive officer (CEO) Roberto Benetello.

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Perodua Bezza Design Gains Recognition From MOSTI Agency

KUALA LUMPUR: Majlis Rekabentuk Malaysia, an agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), has recognised the Perodua Bezza as the best car under the "Public Areas and Transport Products" category of 2016.

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Go Auto Sets To Become Main Distributor Of SUVs In The Asean Region

SHANGHAI -- Go Auto Group of Companies plans to bring into Malaysia two more new China's Haval sport utility vehicles (SUVs) with estimated price starting from RM115,000 and RM140,000 later this year to further enhance the group's position as the main distributor of SUVs in the region.

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Govts Must Transform Society With Right Tools To Drive Policies On FIS

Datuk Dr Paul T H Chan.KUALA LUMPUR -- Governments need to be ready with the right tools and approach to transform the society towards driving policies on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (FIS) so that the people would not be marginalised if they are left behind.

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Leo Burnett Wins Kancil Agency Of The Year Award

KUALA LUMPUR -- Leo Burnett Kuala Lumpur bagged the Agency of The Year award at the prestigious creative excellence Kancil Awards 2017 last night, with one Gold, 15 Silver, 35 Bronze and 37 Merit awards.

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U.S. Will Not Give Exxon Permission To Drill In Russia

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON/SPRING, TX.: The United States will not make an exception for American companies, including oil major Exxon Mobil Corp, seeking to drill in areas prohibited by U.S. sanctions on Russia, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday.

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United CEO Munoz Will Not Chair Board In 2018 Following Passenger Furor

Pic: ReutersNEW YORK: United Continental Holdings Inc said on Friday Chief Executive Oscar Munoz will not become chairman in 2018, under an amendment to his employment agreement approved after an uproar over the treatment of a passenger.

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Perwaja Likely To Be Delisted On May 4

PETALING JAYA: Perwaja Holdings Bhd is expected to be delisted on May 4, 2017, a fate it will only be able to avoid if it files an appeal with Bursa Malaysia Securities.

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