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World 01 Mar 2006 | 12:00 AM

Bush makes surprise first visit to Afghanistan

BAGRAM AIR BASE, Afghanistan (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush made a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Wednesday to see for the first time the emerging democracy that replaced the Taliban he ousted in 2001 after Sept. 11.

Business 28 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Malaysia retains A- rating

Standard Poor's Ratings Services (SP) has retained an I>A-/Isovereign rating on Malaysia on the country's public sector reforms and an improved fiscal condition.

Business 22 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

LKT earnings surge on upswing in chips

Electronics equipment manufacturer LKT Industrial Bhd's net profit rose to RM8mil in its fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2005, as sales surged with the upswing in the global electronics industry.

Business 20 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Stronger growth for Texchem

Texchem Resources Bhd is poised to show stronger earnings growth after three years of consolidation, which involved the streamlining of the diversified group's businesses into four core divisions - industrial, packaging, family care and seafood.

Business 13 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Feel-good factor helps push up Bursa

THE increase in trading activities and higher volumes seen on Bursa Malaysia over the past few months were mainly due to better overall market sentiment, according to brokers, analysts and fund managers

Business 10 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Rate hike will ease inflation

Malaysia's inflation rate could decline to a projected 2.7% this year from an estimated 3.1% last year, said Citigroup regional vice-president for economic research, Sim Moh Siong.

Lifestyle 08 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Respect others

In the furore over the controversial cartoons in some European newspapers, we should perhaps step back and look at it a bit more calmly, writes MARINA MAHATHIR.

Lifestyle 03 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Pump it up

Nothing good seems to come from the homegrown independent music scene, you say? Well, you've not been listening hard enough and not everything is horrible rap-rock. You might just change your mind when you get a preview of I>Radio Malaya/I>, the recently released compilation from Bodysurf Music.

Community 01 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

What they love about KL

Kuala Lumpur is a city of hustle and bustle that carries many different memories for its residents. There is no denying that the city has gone through many facelifts and changes throughout the years but the pulse of the city lies in its people who continue to make Kuala Lumpur a wonderful place to be in. We spoke to some personalities who live in Kuala Lumpur to find out what it is about the city that they hold dear at heart.

Business 31 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

Malaysian Oxygen confident of tangible benefits

MALAYSIAN Oxygen Bhd (MOX) is confident of reaping tangible benefits this year after putting in place the foundations and pillars for sustainable business growth.