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Business 04 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Aussie home prices surge, set stage for rate rise

SYDNEY: Australian house prices surged 20% in the year to March, the fastest pace on record and a powerful argument for the central bank to raise interest rates this week.

Business 04 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

EIA report on Vale project is out

PETALING JAYA: The detailed environmental impact assessment (EIA) report for Rio de Janeiro-based Vale SA's distribution centre in Teluk Rubiah near Lumut, Perak, is out and can be viewed by the public until May 24.

Business 18 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

A ‘sweetheart’ deal

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Business 17 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Is Berjaya paying too much for Ascot stake?

PETALING JAYA: Is Berjaya Corp Bhd getting value for its money for the 70% stake it has proposed to acquire in Ascot Sports Sdn Bhd?

Business 05 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Need for sound credit monitoring systems

A SURVEY by the Federal Reserve (Fed) indicated that most banks in the US didn't tighten lending standards during the first quarter, signalling a possible thaw in bank credit.

Business 31 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

US stocks wrap up worst month in more than a year

NEW YORK: After stocks wrapped up their worst month in more than a year, investors will face this week with caution as things are unlikely to get better until the Europeans force their debt crisis to an end game.

Business 05 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Digi Q1 profit up slightly

PETALING JAYA: Mobile-phone service company DiGi.Com Bhd registered a marginal 1.02% increase in net profit to RM278.25mil for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010 (Q1) compared to the same period a year ago largely due to the amortisation of 3G spectrum investments and higher financing costs.

Business 05 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Sime’s Bakun losses balloon to RM1.7bil

PETALING JAYA: Sime Darby has incurred around more than RM1bil in total cost overruns from carrying out the civil works contract for the Bakun hydro-electric project, sources said.

Business 05 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Societe Generale estimates Greek exposure at euro 3bil

PARIS: French bank Societe Generale SA says its exposure to Greece's government debt is euro3 billion and it has tightened credit at its Greek banking subsidiary in response to the financial crisis there

Business 09 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Hungary unveils fiscal plan to pacify jittery market

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Hungary's prime minister on Tuesday proposed an overhaul of the tax system and cuts to the public sector, to reassure jittery markets that it can handle its debt.