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Ebizu to launch tablet-based pos solution next month

28 July 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: Digital retail solutions provider, Ebizu Sdn Bhd, aims to launch its tablet-based Point-of-Sales (POS) solution next month.

Australia approves huge India-backed mine

28 July 2014

SYDNEY: Australia has given the go-ahead to a massive coal mine in Queensland state which Environment Minister Greg Hunt said Monday could ultimately provide electricity for up to 100 million Indians.

China shares lead Asia higher in early trade Monday, US$ buoyed

28 July 2014

TOKYO: Asian stocks shrugged off a drop in Wall Street and hovered near three-year highs on Monday, with China taking the lead after data showed a robust jump in profits earned by industrial firms in the world's second-largest economy.

Asia Forex: Mostly higher led by won, Taiwan dollar

28 July 2014

SEOUL: The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0206 GMT on Monday.

JD.com to sell Microsoft's Xbox One games console in China

28 July 2014

BEIJING: JD.com Inc, China's second-biggest e-commerce company by market share, will accept pre-orders for Microsoft Corp's Xbox One games console in China from July 28 to July 30, the firm said on Monday.

JP Morgan questioned on private bank impropriety

28 July 2014

NEW YORK: JPMorgan Chase & Co executives have faced regulators' questions on whether private bank advisors guide clients to buy the firm's own financial products, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.

Asset bubbles could deflate global recovery

28 July 2014

PARIS: In a world still struggling to shake off the worst financial crisis for a generation, many economists are worrying that new asset bubbles are already threatening to derail the tepid global recovery.

China says June industrial profits up 17.9% year-on-year

28 July 2014

SHANGHAI: Profits earned by Chinese industrial firms rose 17.9 percent in June to 588.08 billion yuan (US$94.98 billion) from a year earlier, up sharply from an 8.9 percent rise in May, the National Bureau of Statistics said.

Ketengah Holdings rakes in RM45mil pretax profit last year

28 July 2014

KUALA TERENGGANU: Ketengah Holdings Sdn Bhd (KHSB) has chalked up a lower pre-tax profit of RM45.34 million last year against RM62.18 million registered in 2012.

Spending scandal besetting Aquino could hurt Philippines' economy

28 July 2014

MANILA: The biggest political crisis that Philippine President Benigno Aquino has faced in four years in power could damage his image as a crusader against corruption and undermine his ability to deliver on reforms to sustain strong economic growth.

Australia's NAB sells US$1bil UK property loan portfolio

28 July 2014

MELBOURNE: National Australia Bank Ltd has agreed to sell a 625 million pound ($1.06 billion) portfolio of mostly non-performing UK commercial property loans to private equity firm Cerberus Global Investors.

Britons warier about house-buying

28 July 2014

LONDON: Britons are feeling much less positive about buying a house while sentiment toward selling is improving, according to a survey on Monday which added to other suggestions that the housing market is losing a bit of steam

Modern Etiquette: Does voicemail make you nervous?

28 July 2014

Does leaving a voicemail message create performance anxiety for you? If it does, you probably are a millennial. There’s good news and bad news about this. The good news is that you are early in your career, with lots of opportunities to make a positive difference in your world.

Hague court to order Russia to pay US$50bil in Yukos case

28 July 2014

MOSCOW: The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague will on Monday announce that Russia must pay US$50 billion to former shareholders of the defunct oil company Yukos, Russian business daily Kommersant reported on its website, citing unnamed sources.

US faces rival Iran in its first attempt in 40 years to export oil

28 July 2014

SINGAPORE: The United States faces an awkward rival in its first attempts in 40 years to export crude oil - Iran.

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