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PETALING JAYA: Corporate earnings setbacks, mixed with lingering worries over the economy, are limiting a strong rebound on Bursa Malaysia as investors become increasingly wary about profit growth outlook.

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AirAsia LCC model being studied by Germans

NEW YORK: AirAsia is among the airlines that Lufthansa hopes to model its planned low-cost carrier (LCC) after, as it seeks to expand into new regions and add destinations to an extensive network.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Airlines

Herbalife cuts 36% of CEO salary over missed targets

BOSTON: Herbalife Ltd cut the pay of chief executive Michael Johnson 36% for 2014 after the nutrition and weight loss company failed to meet performance goals set for him and other top executives, according to a securities filing last Friday.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Stocks

Singapore says no delay in RTS link to Malaysia decision

SINGAPORE: Singapore has refuted a claim that it has been delaying decision on alignment for the Rapid Transit System (RTS) link, saying it has yet to receive an official confirmation of the location of Malaysia’s RTS terminus in Johor Baru.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Stocks

Adex contracts 5% in Jan to RM1bil

PETALING JAYA: Cautious sentiment among advertisers saw advertising expenditure (adex) contracts 5.4% year-on-year in January to RM1.05bil from RM1.11bil in the previous corresponding period.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Advertising & Media

China factory activity shrinks again in February

SHANGHAI: Hours after China's central bank cut interest rates to battle slowing growth and rising deflationary risk, an official survey showed that activity in China's factory sector contracted for a second straight month in February.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Economy

Bina Darulaman sees good performance in 2015

KUALA LUMPUR: Bina Darulaman Bhd, Kedah’s only public-listed government-linked company, expects its core businesses to record a respectable performance for the financial year ending Dec 31, 2015 as it has sufficient land bank and projects in hand to provide sustainable revenue.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Stocks

Labuan offers O&G studies

LABUAN: Oil and gas-related industries are proving a boon for Labuan in making it an attractive destination for investors.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Oil & Gas

Samsung unveils sleek new Galaxy phones to take on Apple

SEOUL/BARCELONA: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its latest Galaxy S smartphones featuring a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal, in a bid to reclaim the throne of undisputed global smartphone leader from Apple Inc.

2 March 2015 | 8:43AM |

Telcos

NXP nears US$40bil deal for Freescale Semiconductor

NXP Semiconductors NV is close to a deal to acquire smaller peer Freescale Semiconductor Ltd in a $40 billion cash and stock merger that will reshape the semiconductor industry, according to two people familiar with the matter.

2 March 2015 | 8:33AM |

Stocks

Singapore says no delay in RTS link to Malaysia decision

SINGAPORE: Singapore has refuted a claim that it has been delaying decision on alignment for the Rapid Transit System (RTS) link, saying it has yet to receive an official confirmation of the location of Malaysia’s RTS terminus in Johor Baru.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Stocks

AirAsia LCC model being studied by Germans

NEW YORK: AirAsia is among the airlines that Lufthansa hopes to model its planned low-cost carrier (LCC) after, as it seeks to expand into new regions and add destinations to an extensive network.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Airlines

Adex contracts 5% in Jan to RM1bil

PETALING JAYA: Cautious sentiment among advertisers saw advertising expenditure (adex) contracts 5.4% year-on-year in January to RM1.05bil from RM1.11bil in the previous corresponding period.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Advertising & Media

Herbalife cuts 36% of CEO salary over missed targets

BOSTON: Herbalife Ltd cut the pay of chief executive Michael Johnson 36% for 2014 after the nutrition and weight loss company failed to meet performance goals set for him and other top executives, according to a securities filing last Friday.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Stocks

China factory activity shrinks again in February

SHANGHAI: Hours after China's central bank cut interest rates to battle slowing growth and rising deflationary risk, an official survey showed that activity in China's factory sector contracted for a second straight month in February.

2 March 2015 | 12:00AM |

Economy

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