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Twitter Redesigns Signup Process To Entice New Users

Pic:AFPTWITTER is trying to ease the pain for new users to create an account, hoping it will persuade them to sign up and stick around.

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Virgin Gets Extra Cash With Loyalty Programme Stake Sale

Pic: TRPSYDNEY: Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd, Australia’s second-biggest airline, raised A$336 million (RM990.2 million) selling a stake in its frequent-flier programme, providing cash for it to keep harrying Qantas Airways Ltd.

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Profit To Be Main MAS Driver

Pic: TRPKUALA LUMPUR: Nothing will be left sacred in the latest restructuring of ailing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) to ensure it is transformed into a sustainable profit entity, Khazanah Nasional Bhd managing director Tan Sri Azman Mokhtar assured today.

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Sime Darby May List Auto Unit In Early 2015

Pic: TRPKUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Bhd is exploring a listing of its automotive arm within the first half of 2015 as one of the options to enhance shareholder value.

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Satay Sauce Now In Cans

Pic: TRPKOTA KINABALU: Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) has successfully canned peanut sauce now available on supermarket shelves in its first commercial venture with a leading local food company.

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Unions: MAS Revamp Short On Details

Pic: TRPKUALA LUMPUR:  The 12-point plan unveiled by Khazanah Nasional Bhd to enable Malaysia Airlines (MAS) to return to profitability needs to be studied, elaborated and digested, said the Malaysian Airlines System Employees Union (Maseu).

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PCs Fight Back, Tablet Sales Slow

Pic: TRPSAN FRANCISCO: Tablets won’t eclipse personal computers as fast as once thought, according to studies by market tracker International Data Corporation (IDC).

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MAS: No Disruption To Current Service

KUALA LUMPUR: There will be no disruption to Malaysia Airlines' (MAS) current service with the RM6 billion recovery plan unveiled today.

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CIMB: 3rd Merger Attempt With RHB Cap Will Succeed

Datuk Seri Nazir RazakKUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Group's chief executive Datuk Seri Nazir Razak is optimistic that the group's third attempt to merge with RHB Capital Bhd will succeed.

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Report: Khazanah’s RM6b Plan To Save MAS Starts With A 30pc Staff Shave

Pic: m.kinibiz.comKUALA LUMPUR: In efforts to save Malaysia’s national carrier, Khazanah Nasional is mooting a RM6 billion “rehabilitation” plan, which includes trimming the workforce by 30 per cent and shifting its operations from Subang Jaya to one hub at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, according to a report by StarBiz Online today.

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