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Rich People Become Cryptocurrency Fans, Want Better Advice: Survey

Pic: ReutersZURICH: Only around half of millionaires are in tune with their wealth managers and the very rich are increasingly interested in crytocurrency investments, a survey released on Tuesday found.

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Young At Heart? Mercedes Cultivates Its Aging Workforce

Pic: ReutersBERLIN: Too slow, inflexible, forgetful, always off sick. Those are some attitudes about older workers that carmaker Mercedes-Benz is trying to dispel as Germany grapples with the challenges of an aging society.

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Trump Threatens China With New Tariffs On $200 Billion In Goods

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON/BEIJING: U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods, prompting a swift warning from Beijing of retaliation, as the trade conflict between the world’s two biggest economies quickly escalated.

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Ringgit Rebounds To Open Higher Against Us Dollar

KUALA LUMPUR -- The ringgit rebounded to open slightly higher this morning on improved demand for the local unit amid rising oil prices, a dealer said.

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Ikea Was Shut Out Of India For Years. Now It's Going Big

Before moving to India, John Achillea managed an Ikea store in St. Louis, Missouri, that got 1.6 million visitors a year.
That was nothing.

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Stocks Extend Slide, Yen Up As Sino-U.S. Trade Dispute Escalates

TOKYO - Asian stocks extended a global downturn on Tuesday, while the safe-haven yen rose as U.S. President Donald Trump threatened new tariffs on Chinese goods in an escalating tit-for-tat trade war between the world’s two biggest economies that has rattled financial markets.

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Trump Told Apple CEO iPhones Will Be Spared From China Tariffs - NYT

Pic: ReutersPresident Donald Trump told Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook that the U.S. government would not levy tariffs on iPhones assembled in China, the New York Times reported on Monday, citing a source familiar with the negotiations.

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EPF Lost RM6 Bil In Investment Value In 10 PLCs Post-Election

THE Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has seen its investment value in 10 public-listed companies (PLCs) drop 12% or a whopping RM6.09 billion, a month after the 14th general election (GE14) that saw a change in government for the first time in Malaysian history.

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MSC Inspired Ma To Establish Alibaba

KUALA LUMPUR -- Alibaba’s Jack Ma was inspired to establish his company following the successful launch of Malaysia’s Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) in 1997.

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Bbazaar Malaysia Offers Free Gifts On Approval Of Credit Card And Loans Application

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA Promotional offers can make a whole lot of difference when it comes to buying any product. When you’re out shopping, a discounted product or one that offers something more than what you pay for has the potential to catch your eye right away.

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