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Business 10 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

Russia banking system among riskiest

Emerging market banks' creditworthiness has improved and the likelihood of future banking crises has receded, but Russia's banking system is still considered among the riskiest in the world, Standard Poor's (SP) said.

Business 19 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

Leap from marketing to makeup

TRADING in figures, proposals and a stable income for makeup and hairstyling after eight years can be a radical career change.

Business 26 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

More than just a pizza service

B>T/B>HE pizza service is today just one of numerous home delivery services and will become increasingly important for people with no time to do the shopping or for old people unwilling to leave their apartment, according to trend researchers. Already the delivery service offers anything from a served picnic in the park, an evening meal with friends prepared ready to cook and balloons for the children's birthday party.

Business 27 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

CPO prices to see minor upward shift

Forecasting Price Trends: A weekly column by G.M. Teoh on Crude Palm Oil, Soyoil, Cocoa and Cash Tin.

Business 05 Oct 2004 | 12:00 AM

Life insurance firms hail new guidelines

THE Dynamic Solvency Testing (DST) guidelines unveiled by Bank Negara yesterday will further enable life insurers to successfully manage their business, and boost the confidence of the public in the industry, industry players said.

Business 21 Oct 2004 | 12:00 AM

AirAsia plans Indon base next year

BUDGET airline AirASia Bhd, which currently operates in Malaysia and Thailand, expects to set up its first base in Indonesia by early next year, its chairman Datuk Pahamin Ab Rajab said.

Business 17 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Telshine to bank on roaming service

The Chinese saying #147;salted fish coming back to life#148; may well describe Telshine Sdn Bhd#146;s discounted telephony business. That which was once a dying concern is now alive; and brimming with good growth potential.

Business 22 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Sports living-themed homes planned for every state

COUNTRY Heights Holdings Bhd plans to build sports living-themed residential enclaves in every state in the country, its chief operating officer C.S. On g said.

Business 28 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Grooming the mind for competence

Employees are often all hyped up and in top form for a week or so after attending training courses. As weeks go by, however, the enthusiasm tends to gradually dissipate, and they revert to the old traits or behaviours of mediocre performance.

Business 10 Dec 2004 | 12:00 AM

Asian executives highly stressed, studies show

PEOPLE in Asia are highly stressed. Recent studies show stress levels and suicide rates are both rising in the region. But what are the triggers?