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Dollar Revived By Upbeat U.S. Data, North Korea Respite

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SYDNEY: The dollar hoarded hefty gains on Wednesday after strong U.S. retail data put a Federal Reserve rate hike back on the agenda, while Asia stocks inched ahead as tensions over North Korea simmered down little.

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Petronas Expects Balance In Oversupplied LNG Market In 2023

Pic: ReutersKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian state energy company Petroliam Nasional Berhad [PETR.UL] expects the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market to remain oversupplied until as late as 2023, its chief executive said on Tuesday.

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Britain Says There Will Be No Brexit Bill Figure By October

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Britain will not have agreed a figure with the European Union for its so called Brexit divorce bill by October, Brexit Secretary David Davis said on Tuesday.

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Future Trends of the International Engineering Contracting Industry

The international construction projects are highly correlated with construction of transportation, electricity, water, telecommunications, office buildings, housing and other infrastructure projects. International construction businesses are thriving everywhere from North America, South America, Europe, Africa to Asia.

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Malaysia Strategic Location Continues To Attract Foreign Investment

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s strategic location and competitive position make it an attractive for foreign companies, according to PwC Malaysia’s recent investor guide to Greater Kuala Lumpur (KL).

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UEM Sunrise Launched Signature Selection: Entitled Road To Russia 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: UEM Sunrise Bhd has launched this morning the third installation of its highly-anticipated home ownership campaign, Signature Selection: Entitled Road to Russia 2018.

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Terberg Tractors Malaysia Manufactures Its 3,000th Unit

KUALA LUMPUR: Terberg Tractors Malaysia Sdn Bhd (TTM), a 50:50 joint venture between Sime Darby Industrial Sdn Bhd (SDI) and Terberg Group BV, has achieved a significant milestone with the production of its 3,000th terminal tractor at its manufacturing facility in Pasir Gudang, Johor.

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Uber Investor Gave Kalanick A Month Before Suing To Force Him Off Board

Venture capital firm Benchmark Capital said on Monday it gave Uber Technologies Inc and its ousted chief executive, Travis Kalanick, a month to review its recommendations before filing a lawsuit last week to force Kalanick off the board and rescind his ability to fill three board seats.

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RM8.5 Million Dividends For RHB Investment Conventional, Islamic Funds

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Investment Bank Bhd’s unit RHB Asset Management Sdn Bhd (RHB AM) has declared income distribution of up to RM8.5 million for 10 conventional and Islamic funds, for the period ended May 31, 2017.

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Uber Drivers Allowed Tips And To Charge Passengers Who Keep Them Waiting

Uber users will be able to leave drivers a tip via the ride-hailing company's smartphone app - but could also now be charged for keeping cabs waiting.

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