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Fruit And Veg Farmers Facing Migrant Labour Shortages

-BBCUK summer fruit and salad growers are having difficulty recruiting pickers, with more than half saying they don't know if they will have enough migrant workers to harvest their crops. 

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Uber CEO Is Pushed Out As Company Tries To Clean Up Its Act

DETROIT — Under Travis Kalanick’s leadership, Uber’s “Animal House”-style business plan was to grow as quickly as possible, steamrolling regulators while flouting the rules of workplace conduct.

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AirAsia crowned World's Best Low Cost Airline for 9th time at Skytrax

AirAsia X Chairman Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz (third, left) and AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes (middle) receiving the World's Best Low-Cost Airline Premium Cabin award at the 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards held at Le Bourget Airport, France on Tuesday. -BernamaPARIS: If one has to compare one's achievement to another, AirAsia Group has arguably done better than national football team, Brazil and NBA player, Michael Jordan in terms of breaking own records, group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said today. 

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Bumi Armada Suspends Contracts With Nigerian Firm

KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 - Bumi Armada Bhd's unit, Armada Oyo Ltd (AOL) and Bumi Armada (Singapore) Pte Ltd, have suspended their bare-boat charter (BBC) and operations and maintenance contracts respectively, on the floating production, storage and offloading Armada Perdana to Erin Petroleum Nigeria Ltd.

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Uber Co-Founder Kalanick Resigns As Chief Executive

FILE PHOTO - Uber CEO Travis Kalanick attends the summer World Economic Forum in Tianjin, China, June 26, 2016. REUTERS/Shu Zhang/File PhotoUber Technologies Inc co-founder Travis Kalanick stepped down as chief executive of the ride-hailing service, following intense pressure from investors, a company spokesman said on Wednesday. 

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Hong Kong's Li Ka-Shing Says Retirement Won't Stop Him Working

Pic: ReutersHONG KONG: Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing said on Wednesday he has not decided when to retire and will stay as group senior advisor after he steps down as the chairman of CK Hutchison Holdings.

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Uber: Give Feedback On Our Drivers

UBER Malaysia is urging the public to submit feedback on their drivers as soon as they complete their rides.

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China Problems Force Aston Martin Into Global Recall Of 1,658 Cars

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: British sports car maker Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd is ordering a global recall of 1,658 Vantage cars after problems with a routine transmission software update led to incidents in China in which some cars stalled and lost power, its CEO told Reuters.

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Oil Slump Spooks Asian Investors, China Stocks Underwhelmed By MSCI

A Reuters file picture shows an oil pump is seen operating in the Permian Basin near Midland, Texas, U.S.SYDNEY: A renewed slump in oil prices to seven-month lows put Asian investors on edge on Wednesday, overshadowing a decision by U.S. index provider MSCI to add mainland Chinese stocks to one of its popular benchmarks. 

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Jakel Upbeat On Cementing Market Leadership

Jakel Mall KL contributed RM400 million in revenue last year, making it the biggest contributor of Jakel Group’s textile division. Pix by Aizuddin SaadJAKEL Group is bullish on cementing its dominance in the local textile industry, spurred by the its Jakel Mall outlets here and in Shah Alam, as well as its online business.

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