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CIMB Islamic Bank Allocates RM148,000 To Carry Out CSR Programmes In Perlis

CIMBKuala Lumpur -- Amidst the headline making merger talks, CIMB Band Bhd, through its CIMB Islamic Bank is going on with its Corporate Social Responsibilities programmes as it had allocated RM 148,000 specifically for the state of Perlis, as reported by Bernama.

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Bought A New Vacation Home? I’m So Sorry

Pic: limbaughnazi.comSUMMER is a time to relax, kick back and make dumb financial decisions.

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GST Handbooks To Be Introduced This Saturday

Pic: www.scs.org.myKUALA LUMPUR: The first batch of some 1,000 simplified handbooks on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) for businesses containing all the basic guidelines will be ready for distribution this Saturday, said the Royal Malaysian Customs Department GST Director, Datuk Subromaniam Tholasy.

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Lenovo's First Quarter Profit Affirms Its Strong Position in Phones and PC Market

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BEIJING -- Lenovo Group Ltd. one of the world’s largest maker of personal computers, reported first-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates as it won global market share in desktop models and mobile devices.

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Lenovo Reports 1Q Profit, Beating Estimates

Pic: www.cnmeonline.comBEIJING: Lenovo Group Ltd, the world’s largest maker of personal computers, reported first-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates as it won global market share in desktop models and mobile devices.

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Singtel First-Quarter Earnings Fall 17pc

Pic: therealsingapore.comSYDNEY: Singapore Telecommunications Ltd, Southeast Asia’s biggest phone company, posted a 17 per cent drop in first-quarter earnings as the strength of the country’s currency cut the value of income from its overseas affiliates.

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Cisco To Cut Another 6,000 Jobs As Forecast Falls Flat

A Cisco logo is seen at its customer briefing centre in Beijing, November 14, 2013. Pic: ReutersCISCO Systems Inc (CSCO.O) forecast tepid current-quarter results and said it plans to cut another 6,000 jobs, as the network equipment maker works through a transition toward a new cycle of high-end switches and routers.

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U.S. Retail Sales Pause, Seen Rebounding In Months Ahead

Pic: www.reuters.comU.S. retail sales unexpectedly stalled in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy early in the third quarter.

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Gamuda Debt Load To Expand

Pic: www.themalaysianinsider.comPETALING JAYA: RAM Rating Services Bhd expects Gamuda Bhd's debt load to increase substantially over the next three years given the funding requirements of its property and construction operations.

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Berjaya Assets Registers Better Q4 Results

Pic: en.wikipedia.orgPETALING JAYA: Berjaya Assets Bhd posted a 79.54% increase in pre-tax profit for its fourth quarter ended June 30, 2014 (Q4) to RM41.15 million from RM22.92 million a year ago due to higher gain registered on fair value adjustment of investment properties of about RM22.6 million.

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