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Nation 22 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

PM meets relatives from China

Abdullah Ha Chenghui and his brother Rais Ha Chengqiang came from Hainan for a family gathering here and were surprised to find out that one of their cousins is the Malaysian Prime Minister himself.

Business 03 Mar 2004 | 12:00 AM

Private equity cashing in on China Inc boom

China is casting off its reputation as a black hole for private equity.

Letters 16 May 2004 | 12:00 AM

Roots in the Middle Kingdom

IN December last year, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi attended a family gathering with a difference. It was a sort of get-together for relatives from Abdullah's maternal side of the family, or more specifically, a gathering of about 600 of the descendants of Abdullah's maternal grandfather Hassan Salleh.

AseanPlus News 03 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

Legal steps for Net prosperity

As the Internet has been up and running in China for 10 years, the government said it will use legal measures to create a favourable environment for the prosperity of the industry in coming years, senior officials said yesterday at the Internet 2004 conference in Beijing.

Business 10 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

News in brief

Macquarie DDR Trust, an Australian shopping centre trust that invests in American real estate, has formed a joint venture with US mall owner Developers Diversified Realty to buy 36 Mervyns stores in the United States for US$396.2mil.

AseanPlus News 13 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Investors focus on e-business

A NEW wave of investment in e-commerce is focusing investors on this still 'miniscule' sector of China's economy.

Nation 27 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Clampdown on Ali-Baba jobs

The Information Ministry has revived the bumiputra participation unit to ensure that no contracts for TV shows are awared to production firms engaging in Ali-Baba practices.

AseanPlus News 02 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM

Central bank limits e-payment amounts to RM470

INDIVIDUAL users are not allowed to buy products valued at more than 1,000 yuan (RM470) through electronic payment in a single deal to hedge against the risk of online fraud, the People's Bank of China said on its website.

Business 05 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM

Wealth of China’s 40 richest hits US$26bil

THE collective worth of China's 40 richest people and their families has risen by US$8bil to hit US$26bil this year, according to I>Forbes /I>magazine, indicating that the booming economy has indeed made them much wealthier in the last 12 months.

Business 19 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

Yahoo results disappoint

Yahoo Inc, the world's largest Internet media firm, on Tuesday posted disappointing results that reflected weak search advertising and higher operating costs, sending its shares tumbling 13%.