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Business 10 Jan 2009 | 12:00 AM

The luckless pirated DVD seller

REMEMBER the Astro commercial featuring the luckless pirated DVD seller who cannot find anybody who has yet to watch the Hong Kong TV series that he is peddling? It is clever and funny, and our familiarity with the central character adds to the appeal.

Business 10 Jan 2009 | 12:00 AM

The black economy

In the current global economic downturn, with people losing jobs and businesses suffering shrinking revenues, we may well see a more vigorous black economy.

Letters 30 Dec 2008 | 12:00 AM

Year of the adept and the realistic

The imploding global economy will tax leadership abilities to the full as nations worldwide seek to come to grips with the downturn.

Ceritalah 30 Dec 2008 | 12:00 AM

Year of the adept and the realistic

The imploding global economy will tax leadership abilities to the full as nations worldwide seek to come to grips with the downturn.

Business 29 Dec 2008 | 12:00 AM

Kedah poised to be a major shrimp-farming state

Kedah is poised to become a major shrimp aquaculture zone following the turnaround of the ailing Kerpan shrimp farm by operator Blue Archipelago Bhd.

Letters 16 Nov 2008 | 12:00 AM

Saving the world – and Australia too

NOTHING pleases the Greenies more than to have Kevin Rudd as prime minister. To them, Rudd literally has a green heart.

Business 04 Aug 2008 | 12:00 AM

Leading the charge in corporate responsibility

There is increasing awareness in Malaysia that corporate responsibility (CR) initiatives must be embedded into the overall business strategies of companies. It was the highlight of the recent StarBiz-Institute of Corporate Responsibility (ICR) Malaysia forum.

Business 09 Jun 2008 | 12:00 AM

Are we staring at a global recession?

The questions remain as to whether the global economy will gointo a recession and whether emerging economies, especially inAsia, can pull through by their growth momentum. An IMFreport says there is a one-in-four chance of a recession this year.There are those who argue otherwise, pointing out that the globaleconomy's dynamics are different today

Business 22 May 2008 | 12:00 AM

Downward trend in chips demand

Manufacturers of semiconductor equipment in North America posted US$1.07bil in orders and a book-to-bill ratio of 0.81 in April, according to Semiconductor Equipment Manufacturing Industry (SEMI), a global industry association serving the manufacturing supply chains for the microelectronic, display and photovoltaic industries.

World 15 May 2008 | 12:00 AM

Quake response to aid investor confidence in China

BEIJING (Reuters) - Foreign investors will probably come away from the devastating earthquake that hit China this week more reassured than shaken, thanks to the government's quick and open response.