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China Says Needs To Create Jobs For 15 Million People Every Year

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: China needs to create jobs for 15 million people every year and will maintain support for entrepreneurship to help achieve this, the country’s labor minister said on Sunday.

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Bitcoin Soars To Record High Above $6,000

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NEW YORK: Bitcoin surged to a record high of more than $6,000 on Friday, pushing its market capitalization to $100 billion at one point, as investors continued to bet on an asset that has a limited supply and has paved the way for a whole slew of crypto-currencies.

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AsiaBio Petroleum To Provide B&P For The RAPID Project

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia: AsiaBio Petroleum Sdn Bhd (ABP), a subsidiary of Asia Bioenergy Technologies Berhad (ABT) announced today that the Company entered into a Collaboration Agreement with ACME Industrial Services Sdn Bhd (ACME) to set up an integrated facility to provide blasting and painting (B&P), as well as steel fabrication services.

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MAB Announes Izham As Executive Director And New GCEO Designate With Immediate Effect

Captain Izham Ismail.

KUALA LUMPUR – The Board of Directors (Board) of Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG) and Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) today announced the appointment of Captain Izham Ismail as Executive Director and Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO)-designate with immediate effect.

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Budget 2018: Deloitte Malaysia Hopes Govt Re-Look Into Taxes Being Imposed In The Country

KUALA LUMPUR -- Deloitte Malaysia is wishing that the government will re-look into the various types of taxes being imposed in the country in the Budget 2018, to encourage a smoother and more efficient tax payment in the county.

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AXA Affin General Insurance Named One Of Asia's Best Companies To Work For

KUALA LUMPUR -- AXA Affin General Insurance Bhd (AAGI) was named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2017 by Human Resource (HR) Asia Magazine at the Award Ceremony here recently.

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Maximising Brand Value

SHAH ALAM: ECO World Development Group Bhd’s recent simultaneous launch of five new projects nationwide was daring, unique and a marketing coup of sorts.

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Tech Companies To Lobby For Immigrant 'Dreamers' To Remain In U.S.

SAN FRANCISCO: Nearly two dozen major companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters.

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Matrade Calls On Young Entrepreneurs To Venture Into Footwear Business

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) is urging young entrepreneurs to venture into the footwear business due to the industry's huge growth potential.

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Qatar Airways To Fly Direct To Penang International Airport

Malaysians’ favourite island destination has definitely made a name for itself as Qatar Airways has finally decided to have directs flights to Penang!

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