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Business 20 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

New drugs trying to carve out niche as treatments for alcoholism

BOSTON (AP) - Above all else, John Bauhs credits a drug for helping him stop drinking - a story line some alcoholics, doctors and drug companies hope will become more common as new treatment options emerge.

Business 20 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

Doctor: Even one day of Vioxx can cause heart attack or stroke

Intermittent use of Vioxx or even a day's use of the painkiller could be enough to cause a heart attack, a prominent heart and medication expert testified Monday on behalf of a man who is suing the maker of the drug, claiming it caused his heart attack.

Business 13 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

If only Kodak had phased out celluloid sooner ...

Steven Sasson knew right away in December 1975 that his 8-pound (3.6-kilogram), toaster-size contraption, which captured a black-and-white image on a digital cassette tape at a resolution of .01 megapixels, was a little bit revolutionary.''

Business 10 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

MDC to start trial run of WiMAX soon

THE WiMAX broadband technology will be implemented on a trial run in Cyberjaya and Putrajaya at the end of this month.

Business 08 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

Putrajaya and Cyberjaya first trial sites for WiMAX

PUTRAJAYA and Cyberjaya will be the first trial sites for WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access) broadband technology in the country. However, no date had been set for the project implementation, Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) group chief executive officer Datuk Abdul Wahid Omar said.

Business 07 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

Proton may shelve plans for production plant in China

Proton Holdings Bhd might shelve plans for a production plant in China as the national carmaker feels a potential tie-up with Germany's Volkswagen might provide a faster and more economical entry into the market.

Business 02 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

Astro launches mobile TV broadcasting

Astro All Asia Networks Plc (Astro), which joined Maxis Communications Bhd and Nokia to showcase a live demonstration of Mobile TV broadcasting to Malaysians, plans to move forward from the demo stage to commercial services in the near future.

Business 22 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Cisco embarks on strategy for growth

Leading networking specialist Cisco Systems (M) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Cisco Systems Inc.,is pushing for a two-pronged strategy for growth in its bid to focus more on advanced technologies such as Internet Protocol (IP) telephony, security and wireless productivity.

Business 16 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Celcos support move, seek MCMC standard registration

WHILE the three mobile operators support the Government's plan to register all prepaid users, they have asked the Malaysian Multimedia and Communications Commission (MCMC) for guidelines on how to implement the compulsory prepaid registration effectively, with minimal inconvenience to their subscribers.

Business 16 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Maxis plans to widen 3G coverage in the peninsula

MAXIS Communications Bhd plans to widen its 3G network in peninsular Malaysia, and increase its total number of 3G sites to 750 by year-end and 1,500 by end-2006.