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Business 16 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

China H2 trade outlook severe

BEIJING: China's trade outlook for the second half of 2012 will be more severe than in the first six months, darkened by the persistent European debt crisis and a slower than expected global economic recovery, the Commerce Ministry said on Thursday.

World 24 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Number of US illegal immigrants from Mexico drops

WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Mexican immigrants living illegally in the U.S. has dropped significantly for the first time in decades, a dramatic shift as many illegal workers, already in the U.S. and seeing few job opportunities, return to Mexico.

Business 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Gasoline futures tumble as demand slides

NEW YORK (AP) - Gasoline futures tumbled almost 8 percent Wednesday after a government report showed the strongest evidence yet that higher pump prices are forcing Americans to drive less. Oil also dropped back below the US$100 mark.

Business 11 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Central bankers say global economy recovering faster than expected

BASEL, Switzerland: The global economy is recovering faster than expected, the world's leading central bankers say, though they see dangers from inflation and rising food prices in emerging markets.hr noshade size=-1 width=50%>

Business 15 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

UMW’s long overdue plan to list O&G unit may excite local bourse

With the global economy recovering andmarket conditions improving steadily,particularly for the oil and gas sector, UMWHoldings' plan to revive the proposed initial public offering of the OG unit could just be timely.

Business 08 Dec 2009 | 12:00 AM

Perodua has no immediate plan to make hybrid cars

SHAH ALAM:b/b>Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (Perodua) has no immediate plan to manufacture hybrid vehicles as it wants to focus on producing 'affordable, mass-market' cars, said managing director Datuk Syed Abdull Hafiz Syed Abu Bakar.

Business 05 Dec 2009 | 12:00 AM

Will consumers and industries face another electricity tariff hike?

A stronger economic recovery is expected to drive electricity consumption higher in the coming months. Analysts say that if indications from players in the manufacturing sector are true, the market could see industrial demand turn positive.

Business 30 Nov 2009 | 12:00 AM

Abu Dhabi to aid Dubai on 'case by case' basis

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi, the wealthy capital of the United Arab Emirates, will #8220;pick and choose#8221; how to assist debt-laden neighbour Dubai, a senior official said on Saturday, after fears of a Dubai default sent global markets reeling.

Business 28 Nov 2009 | 12:00 AM

Why IT solutions providers lack appeal despite good prospects

EVER wonder why some companies with seemingly good prospects do not attract as much investor interest as others? That's the case for most information technology (IT) solutions providers.

Business 17 Sep 2009 | 12:00 AM

S. Korea said Thurs economy recovering but risks remain

SEOUL: South Korea's economy is recovering from the depths it hit last year during the global financial crisis, but risks remain and the government remains vigilant, the country's finance minister said Thursday.