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Proton Continues To Maintain Steady Sales Growth

KUALA LUMPUR -- Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional Sdn Bhd (Proton) has continued to maintain steady growth in its sales performance year-to-date. 

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TH Properties Eyes London, Jakarta Residential Marts

LONDON – TH Properties Sdn Bhd, the property development arm of Malaysia's Pilgrims Fund Board, is eyeing London and Jakarta’s residential markets after successfully expanding its business in Sydney, Australia.

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TH Properties Bags 'Best New Hotel Construction And Design International' Award

LONDON – TH Properties Sdn Bhd’s Hotel and Convention Centre Kuching has bagged the ‘Best New Hotel Construction and Design International’ Award at the International Property Awards 2017 here.

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Bitcoin Dips Below $11,000 After Setting Another Record High

Pic: Reuters (A man stands next to the bitcoin sign during Riga Comm 2017, a business technology and innovation fair in Riga, Latvia November 9, 2017.)

LONDON - Bitcoin dipped back under $11,000 (8,169.93 pounds)on Monday, coming off a record high just shy of $11,800 it hit on Sunday after a surge from less than $1,000 at the start of the year.

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Uber Loses Bid To Appeal Driver Case To UK Supreme Court

Pic: Reuters (Uber's logo is pictured at its office in Tokyo, Japan, November 27, 2017.)

Uber’s request to appeal a workers’ rights decision to the UK Supreme Court was rejected, according to drivers’ union Independent Workers Union of Great Britain (IWGB).

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Asian Shares Subdued As Tech Blues Offset U.S. Tax Cut Hopes

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TOKYO: Asian shares were subdued on Tuesday as investors’ rotation out of technology shares took the toll on some of the region’s tech heavyweights although hopes of a major tax cut in the United States underpinned risk sentiment.

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OPEC Oil Output Falls In November To Lowest Since May

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LONDON: OPEC oil output fell in November by 300,000 barrels per day (bpd) to its lowest since May, a Reuters survey found, pressured by a drop in Angolan and Iraqi exports, strong compliance with a supply cut deal and involunary declines.

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Oil Prices Fall After U.S. Drillers Add Rigs

Pic: ReutersTOKYO: Oil fell on Monday after U.S. shale drillers added more rigs last week, but prices still held close to their highest since mid-2015, supported by an extension of output cuts agreed to last week by OPEC and other producers.

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Dialog Says Not Losing Apple Power Chip Business In 2018

Pic: ReutersFRANKFURT: Dialog Semiconductor said on Monday top customer Apple could be working on building its own power-management chips rather than procuring them from the German microchip maker, but added it saw no impact on its business next year.

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Uber Joins Forces With Global Public Transport Association

Pic: Reuters (People walk past an Uber advertisement outside the Uber main office in Mandaluyong city, metro Manila, Philippines August 15, 2017.)

BRUSSELS - Ride-hailing app Uber [UBER.UL] said on Monday it was joining a global public transport association to improve mobility in the cities it operates in.

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