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Business 28 Aug 2009 | 12:00 AM

Farewell, Prof Ismail

EVERYONE who knew him called him Prof. An outstanding scholar in economics and a powerful advocate for the disabled, Prof Datuk Dr Ismail Md Salleh up close and personal was a simple, warm and compassionate person.

Business 11 Apr 2009 | 12:00 AM

Up close with sports commentator Shebby Singh

With his insightful and critical views, presented in his 'tell it as it is' style, ex-national footballer and commentator Serbgeth Singh has become a respected name among football fans.He talks about his humble roots and his mentors in what they call the beautiful game.

Business 01 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

Former AP bureau chief for Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei dies

CHATHAM, Massachusetts: Kenneth Lawrence Whiting, former bureau chief for The Associated Press in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Brunei for 25 years has died aged 78.

Business 20 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

White House readies gun-control plan as more children laid to rest

NEWTOWN, Connecticut: President Barack Obama assigned Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday to find ways to curtail gun violence in America to try to avoid tragedies like the elementary school massacre in Connecticut, where the town buried one of its heroes on Wednesday.

Business 15 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Saying goodbye to my best friend

AFTER a near year-long battle with cancer, my mother finally succumbed to her illness last month.

Business 18 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Hwang-DBS founder dies

KUALA LUMPUR: Hwang-DBS (M) Bhd founder Datuk Seri Hwang Sing Lue, who helmed the Hwang-DBS Group for almost four decades, passed away on Sunday. He was 83.

Business 15 Sep 2008 | 12:00 AM

Financial hurricane victim Lehman waited too long

If the mortgage meltdown is like a financial hurricane, then think of Lehman Brothers as a casualty that waited too long to cry for noshade size=1 width=50%>

Business 18 Nov 2008 | 12:00 AM

Murdoch upbeat about the future of newspapers

SYDNEY, Australia (AP) - Global media magnate Rupert Murdoch says doomsayers who are predicting the Internet will kill off newspapers are misguided cynics'' who fail to grasp that the online world is potentially a huge new market of information-hungry consumers.

Business 18 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

How greedy are you, really?

My Money with Rajen Devadason.