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Target Corp says no donations planned for gay groups

MINNEAPOLIS: Target Corp. said Monday it won't give money to gay-friendly causes to quiet the uproar over a US$150,000 donation that helped support a Minnesota governor candidate who opposes gay marriage.

Business

Ten things Najib should do for Malaysia

Malaysia's sixth prime minister, son of the second, has a golden opportunity to stamp his mark on the country for the better

Business

Stability in public sector jobs

THERE are more than enough jokes and gibes about the civil service. Says Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan: 'Yes, I know there is this perception of us, that we're all lazy and that the public sector is bloated, rightly or wrongly - wrongly, I think.'

Business

A Malaysian success in Taiwan

B>O/B>NE and a half years have passed since Gamuda Bhd successfully bid for a tender to be part of Taiwan#8217;s massive Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit project. How have the Malaysians fared thus far?

Business

EPF aspires to be leading pension fund

DATUK Azlan Zainol, the chief executive officer of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), is known for having modernised the age-old pension fund.

SMEBiz

Redefining service concepts and ideas

SERVICES have long been part of the world economy. In the most advanced service economies such as Japan, services create up to three-quarters of the wealth and more than 80% of employment.

Business

ValueCAP unit inks deal to promote sustainable investing

PETALING JAYA: VCAP Asset Managers Sdn Bhd (VCAM), a wholly-owned subsidiary of ValueCAP Sdn Bhd (ValueCAP), has become a signatory of the Malaysian Code for Institutional Investors (MCII), to promote sustainable and responsible investing.