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Nasim Aims To Sell 400 Units Of SUV 3008

SHAH ALAM -- Nasim Sdn Bhd, the sole importer and distributor of Peugeot vehicles, targets to sell 400 units of the new Peugeot 3008, a sport utility vehicle (SUV), this year, said Senior General Manager, Yasser Awan.

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US Businesses Optimistic About Asean Business Outlook - AMCHAM Survey

KUALA LUMPUR -- US companies are optimistic about the growth outlook and investment opportunities in ASEAN as businesses see solid growth in domestic consumption, according to a survey.

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HSR Assessment Must Include Profitability, Sustainability Of Project

KUALA LUMPUR -- The critical assessment of potential demand for the High-Speed Rail (HSR) project must be done to ensure its profitability and sustainability.

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Malaysia Airlines To Announce Deal To Buy 8 Boeing 787 Jets: Sources

Pic: ReutersKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines will announce a deal to buy eight widebody Boeing 787 jets during the visit of Prime Minister Najib Razak to the United States, two industry sources said on Tuesday.

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Airbnb Sees 80 Percent Jump In Visitors To Britain

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Airbnb has seen an 80 percent jump in visitors to Britain in the last year, the home rental firm said on Monday, as travellers pour in to the country to take advantage of the weaker pound.

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Samsung Electronics Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Orders Highest Among Note Series: Exec

Pic: ReutersSEOUL: Pre-orders for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s latest premium smartphone Galaxy Note 8 are the highest among the Note series, the tech giant’s mobile chief said on Tuesday.

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OPEC Sees Oil Rebalancing Under Way, Further Inventory Declines

Pic: ReutersOXFORD, ENGLAND: An OPEC-led supply cut deal is helping to rebalance the global oil market, OPEC’s secretary-general said on Monday, and higher demand in the rest of this year should lead to further reductions in oil inventories.

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Oil Prices Dip As Traders Assess U.S. Hurricane Impact

SEOUL: Oil prices edged down in early Asian trading on Tuesday, as traders weighed up the dampening effect on demand of Hurricane Irma versus refinery restarts following Hurricane Harvey that should lead to more crude oil processing.

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Hospital Shares Rise As Irma Damage Lighter Than Feared

NEW YORK - Stocks of U.S. hospital companies rose on Monday as damage from Hurricane Irma in Florida appeared to be lighter than feared.

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Tech, Insurers Lead Wall Street Rally As Irma, North Korea Fears Ease

Wall Street was sharply higher on Monday morning in a broad rally led by technology and financial stocks, especially insurers, on relief that Irma weakened to a tropical storm and North Korea did not conduct a nuclear test as feared.

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