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Business 08 Apr 2004 | 12:00 AM

Lucent’s possible violation of US law highlights China risks

Revelations that Lucent Technologies Inc's senior executives in China may have violated US law banning the payment of bribes overseas is unlikely to be an isolated case in a country where corruption is common despite government campaigns to stamp it out, analysts said.

Business 13 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar president okays law on central bank autonomy

YANGON: Myanmar’s president has signed a law giving the central bank more autonomy from the Finance Ministry and opening the way for development of the fledgling banking sector.

Business 23 May 2006 | 12:00 AM

RAM to hold forum on competition law

A conference on I>Competition Law in Malaysia/Iwill be held next Monday to inculcate awareness of the need for the corporate sector to strategise and align their business practices accordingly.

Business 09 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

Commentators say new Indonesia mining law ‘will deter foreign investors’

JAKARTA: A new law limiting foreign ownership in Indonesia’s mining industry to 49% is likely to put off investors, who have poured billions into the industry, industry commentators said.

Business 31 Jan 2012 | 12:00 AM

EU drafts law in response to China protectionism

FRANKFURT: The European Union is drafting a law in response to Chinese protectionism in public markets, EU trade commissioner Karel De Gucht told the German Focus magazine in an interview.

Markets 28 Mar 2018 | 3:03 AM

US said to weigh emergency law for China investment crackdown

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration is considering a crackdown on Chinese investments in technologies the U.S. deems sensitive by invoking a law reserved for national emergencies, among other options, according to people familiar with the matter.

Business 23 Jun 2017 | 12:12 AM

Uber hires law firm to probe how it handled India rape case

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW DELHI: Uber Technologies Inc has hired a law firm to investigate how it obtained the medical records of an Indian woman who was raped by an Uber driver in 2014. The review will focus in part on accusations from some current and former employees that bribes were involved, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Business 19 May 2017 | 9:32 AM

Japan passes law to tighten regulations on high-frequency trading

TOKYO: Japan tightened regulations on high-frequency trading (HFT) this week, passing into law measures that will require HFT firms to register with regulators.

Banking 22 Mar 2016 | 12:05 PM

Thai cabinet approves law to allow central bank to invest in equity

BANGKOK: Thailand’s cabinet on Tuesday approved a law change to allow the central bank to invest international reserves in equity instruments overseas to help diversify risks, the central bank governor said.

Business 16 May 2014 | 12:00 AM

France boosts say on GE-Alstom deal with takeover law

PARIS: The French government has issued a decree allowing it to block foreign takeovers of French firms in “strategic” sectors, throwing up a potential roadblock to General Electric’s (GE) US$16.9bil bid for Alstom’s energy assets.