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BANGKOK: Thailand's cabinet has approved a shopping tax incentive for consumers to spur spending before the end of the year, as the military government tries to lift sluggish economic growth.
PETALING JAYA: Although volume growth is expected to remain subdued in view of the relatively weaker economic outlook, Gas Malaysia Bhd’s earnings forecasts for financial years of 2016 until 2018 (FY16-18) have been raised by 4-5%, primarily due to more streamlined operations.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is exploring other options, including negotiating bilateral free trade agreements (FTA) with countries in the Trans Pacific Partnership in the event the agreement does not materialise.
VILNIUS (Reuters) - Lithuania's centre-right opposition Peasants and Greens party declared victory after a second round of voting in a general election on Sunday and said it would start negotiations with the Homeland Union and Social Democrats over forming a coalition government.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders will explore next month the possibility of improving strained ties with Russia in response to growing irritation among some member states over economic sanctions imposed on Moscow over its role in the Ukraine crisis.
PETALING JAYA: The ringgit led the decline in emerging Asian currencies, as regional stocks retreated and investors sold out of high-yielding assets amid a global bond rout. Extending its weak performance since last Friday, the ringgit fell 0.36% to close at 4.1285 against the US dollar.
WASHINGTON: The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, reinforcing views of labor market strength that could encourage the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates soon