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LAST_UPDATEFri, 28 Jul 2017 2pm

M'sia Targets Philippines To Import More Palm Oil, Rubber

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KUALA LUMPUR: The Philippines is expected to buy more palm oil from Malaysia as exporters ramp up promotional activities with the Philippines International Trade Corp.

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Japan's June Export Growth Points To Sustained Economy Recovery

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TOKYO: Japan's exports rose for a seventh straight month in June led by shipments of cars and electronics, an indication external demand continues to support a gradual economic recovery and backing the central bank's upbeat economic view.

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Brazil Expects To Raise $3.2 Billion This Year From Tax Hikes: Sources

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BRASILIA: Brazil is likely to announce higher taxes on gasoline on Thursday to help meet this year's budget target during a slow economic recovery, a government source said.

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All-New CRV Achieves Two Months Sales Target Within A Week

KUALA LUMPUR -- Honda Malaysia Sdn Bhd received 1,400 bookings for theFifth Generation  All-New CR-V within a week of its launch on July 12, equivalent to two months of its sales target set for the model.

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Vietnam Ships Footwear To Nearly 100 Countries

HANOI -- Vietnam has shipped footwear products to nearly 100 countries worldwide with 72 of them buying at least US$1 million of the products, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported quoting the Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (LEFASO). 

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Tabung Haji Acquires 100,000 Shares In FGV

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Lembaga Tabung Haji has purchased 100,000 shares in Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV) for RM100,000 on Monday.

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GE14: Challenges Suggest No Vote In 2017

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There is no respite for Najib Razak, the prime minister.

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Marvel's Deadpool Lead Artist And Red Dragon Founder Teams Up With MLABS

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Animation and augmented reality businesses in Malaysia are set to expand and evolve with the collaboration between Multimedia Research Lab Sdn Bhd (MRL, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MLABS Systems Berhad) and Red Dragon Media Limited (Red Dragon).

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IJM Corp's Outstanding Orderbook Hits Record RM9 Billion Level

KUALA LUMPUR: IJM Corp Bhd’s latest construction job win has lifted its outstanding orderbook to above RM9 billion, further enhancing its medium-term earnings visibility.

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Ekovest Banking On River Of Life Project

KUALA LUMPUR: Ekovest Bhd is set to generate some RM16 billion in gross development value (GDV) from projects within a bigger plan to rejuvenate and transform a 2.2km stretch along the Gombak River, here.

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