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Lifestyle 04 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

More than a mythical creature

Shrouded in mystery, and subject of myths, bats may not be everyone#8217;s favourite creature, but farmers know only too well that the mammal is important for pollinating flowers and spreading fruit seeds. Now, scientists have discovered that bats are crucial in the growth of a mangrove tree known to host fireflies.

Business 04 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

War clouds fog US economic forecasts

War jitters are clouding the US economic outlook, making it hard to discern the recovery#8217;s underlying state of health and difficult to forecast what will happen when the current uncertainty lifts, economists say.

Letters 05 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

More rules will only add up to overall costs

From CHICKEN LOVER, Kuala Lumpur

Nation 10 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

ICRC hires 10 drivers for West Asian duty

The International Committee of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement (ICRC) has recruited 10 Malaysian truck drivers for work in West Asia, in the event of a war in Iraq.

Business 12 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Economists trim US growth projection

Concern about the economic effects of a possible war with Iraq has led a top-notch panel of forecasters to trim its outlook for US growth during 2003.

Business 13 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Greenspan queries need for economic stimulus

B>WASHINGTON: /B>Uncertainty about a possible war with Iraq is making diagnosis of the American economy's health so tough it would be best to hold off on fresh stimulus for now, according to US Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan.

Other Sport 13 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Fed-up ref wants to be sacked

Mexico's refereeing chief Edgardo Codesal says he wants to be fired after a weekend of controversy in the Clausura championship.

AseanPlus News 14 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sale of human breast milk banned

THE Health Ministry has banned the sale of human breast milk, an official in central China's Hunan Province said.

Business 14 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Tax-cut rift stirs doubts on Greenspan's future

US Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan may have thrown his future into question after a public break with President George W. Bush on new tax cuts, Republican sources and economists said,

Business 15 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Bankers rely on old weapons to meet war

Central bankers are refining their battle plans for coping with the upheaval that an Iraqi war could cause in financial markets and their economies.