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Business 15 Nov 2013 | 6:49 AM

Fed should be tougher on large banks, proposed US Fed head says

WASHINGTON: Big banks can still borrow more cheaply than competitors and should face tougher rules, the prospective new head of the U.S. Federal Reserve told lawmakers on Thursday.

World 15 Nov 2013 | 8:20 AM

Turmoil costs Libya 3 billion pounds, hits power supply, officials say

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Protests at oil ports have cost Libya more than $6 billion (3 billion pounds) and started hitting power supplies in the North African country, where political chaos is also affecting funding for wheat imports, officials said on Thursday.

Business 15 Nov 2013 | 8:55 AM

Japanese shares gun for best week in four years as yen slips (update)

SYDNEY: Asian share markets found reassurance in the prospect of extended U.S. monetary stimulus on Friday, while a falling yen had Japanese stocks gunning for their biggest weekly increase in almost four years.

Business 15 Nov 2013 | 9:12 AM

Turmoil costs Libya US$6bil, hits power supply

TRIPOLI: Protests at oil ports have cost Libya more than $6 billion and started hitting power supplies in the North African country, where political chaos is also affecting funding for wheat imports, officials said on Thursday.

Business 15 Nov 2013 | 12:27 PM

Oil prices rise in Asian trade Friday

SINGAPORE: Oil prices rose in Asian trade Friday, buoyed by hopes the US Federal Reserve will wait longer before scaling back its stimulus programme, analysts said

Business 15 Nov 2013 | 12:47 PM

Plantations drive KLCI higher

KUALA LUMPUR: Positive news from the US Fed and the firmer regional markets led the FBM KLCI to end Friday’s morning session higher, supported by plantation and bank stocks.

Economy 15 Nov 2013 | 5:19 PM

Asia shares rally as Fed nominee backs stimulus

Asian markets rallied for a second day on Friday after the woman tipped to take over as Federal Reserve chief indicated she would maintain its stimulus programme for as long as needed.

Business 16 Nov 2013 | 12:00 AM

In search of gold at Bretton Woods

Lust for gold not paying off.

Community 16 Nov 2013 | 12:00 AM

Puspakom: Provide us with proof of frequent system shutdown

THE Puspakom Inspection Centre in Padang Jawa has denied allegations of frequent system shutdown.

Business 16 Nov 2013 | 12:00 AM

Weaker ringgit by year-end?

Speculation over US Fed's cut back on the bond-buying programme has affected emerging markets' currencies.