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Business 20 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

Public Bank expands ops abroad

PUBLIC Bank Bhd has spread its wings further to Hong Kong and greater China. Chairman Tan Sri Teh Hong Piow is optimistic of the prospects of the countries in which the group has a presence.

Other Sport 28 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

Crew members rescued from sinking yacht

Eight crew members abandoned their sinking boat and another three badly-injured sailors were airlifted from the deck of New Zealand maxi yacht Maximus during a rough Sydney-Hobart race yesterday.

World 23 Jul 2007 | 12:00 AM

Japan PM's agenda, job at risk in July 29 election

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's ruling camp looks likely to lose a July 29 upper house election, newspaper surveys showed on Monday, an outcome that threatens to stall Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's conservative agenda and could cost him his job.

World 23 Jul 2007 | 12:00 AM

Japan PM's agenda, job at risk in July 29 election

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's ruling camp looks likely to lose a July 29 upper house election, newspaper surveys showed on Monday, an outcome that threatens to stall Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's conservative agenda and could cost him his job.

Business 14 Aug 2007 | 12:00 AM

Americans head to the malls

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. consumers went shopping for everything from clothes to furniture last month, helping to calm fears that a key segment of the economy might be faltering.

Business 10 Nov 2007 | 12:00 AM

Bernanke fails to convince investors

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke failed to convince investors that there's no need for further interest rate cuts soon.

Business 18 Dec 2007 | 12:00 AM

Australia's ANZ Banking Group plans to double profit

SYDNEY (AP) - ANZ Banking Group Ltd. plans to double its annual profit to 8 billion Australian dollars (US$6.9 billion; euro4.8 billion) in five years and expand its Asian operations to account for a fifth of its group earnings, it said Tuesday.

Business 29 Dec 2007 | 12:00 AM

Japanese stocks face headwinds

Japanese share prices, reeling from the first annual decline in five years, face an uphill battle in the new year to rebound amid lingering jitters over the US subprime loan crisis, analysts said.

Business 02 Feb 2008 | 12:00 AM

Microsoft offers to buy Yahoo for US$45bil

Microsoft Corp said yesterday it has offered to buy Yahoo Inc, the popular Web portal, for US$44.6bil in cash and stock, seeking to join forces against Google Inc in what would be the biggest Internet deal since the Time Warner-AOL merger.

Business 19 Mar 2008 | 12:00 AM

BMW doesn’t discount lower headline 2008 pre-tax profit

BMW, the world's largest premium carmaker, did not exclude the possibility that headline pre-tax profit would decline this year amid ongoing high raw material costs and foreign exchange headwinds.