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Eco World Brand Sales Hit RM3.95 Bln In First 10 Months Of FY17

KUALA LUMPUR – The Eco World Brand has achieved total property sales worth RM3.95 billion in the first 10 months of the financial year ending Oct 31, 2017 (FY17) through its offerings in both Malaysia and international markets.

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Bankruptcy Cases Involve 294,000 Malaysians A Year - Abdul Rahman

PUTRAJAYA -- A  total of 294,000 Malaysians are involved in bankruptcy cases due to their failure to settle hire purchase loans, credit card loans, personal loans, housing loans and social guarantor debts (due to errant debtors) in a year, said the Department of Insolvency director-general Datuk Abdul Rahman Putra Taha today.

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Vietnam: Airlines Cancel Flights Due To Storm Doksuri

HANOI -- Several airlines have announced cancellation of flights to and from airports in Vietnam's central coastal region on Thursday and Friday out of concern for safety as Storm Doksuri, the strongest storm to hit Vietnam in many years, is approaching the central coast, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.

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Kia Motors Hires Ex-BMW Designer As Style Head

Pic: ReutersSEOUL: Kia Motors Corp has hired as its head of styling Pierre Leclercq, a former designer at BMW and Great Wall Motor, in a move expected to help the South Korean automaker reverse its fortunes in its top market China.

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VW, China JVs To Recall 4.86 Million Vehicles Over Takata Air Bags: China Quality Watchdog

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: Volkswagen AG and Chinese joint ventures FAW-Volkswagen and SAIC Volkswagen will recall 4,860,029 vehicles due to issues with air bags supplied by bankrupt auto parts maker Takata Corp, China’s quality watchdog said on Thursday.

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Exclusive: Billionaire Founder Fights Back For Control Of Japan's Universal

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TOKYO/NEW YORK: Nearly three months after his ouster from the board at Universal Entertainment Corp (6425.T), billionaire Kazuo Okada is fighting back to try to regain control of the $2.2 billion Japanese gaming group.

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Asia Stocks Consolidate After Touching Decade Highs, Dollar Steady

TOKYO: Asian stocks edged down on Thursday, consolidating after touching their highest in a decade, while the dollar held steady before the U.S. inflation report for August is published.

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TRX City Teams Up With MRT Corp, SMART To Develop TRX

KUALA LUMPUR -- TRX City Sdn Bhd is teaming up with Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) and Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel Sdn Bhd (SMART) to develop the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX), Malaysia's coming financial district.

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Malaysia Needs To Regain Interaction With US To Boost Trade And Investments -- PM Najib

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia needs to regain its level of interaction with the United States to further boost trade and investments between both countries, says Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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SSM Urges Online Businesses To Obtain Digital Certification

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) has urged online businesses to obtain its ‘SSM BizTrust’ digital certification to enhance consumer confidence in their products.

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