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Business 13 Jan 2018 | 12:00 AM

Making robots the ideal home companion

The search is on for that special something who will move in and take care of your family’s everyday needs

Business 27 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

UK newspaper launches new, cheaper, condensed companion to lure readers

LONDON: A British newspaper launched its condensed and cheaper version on Tuesday in hopes of luring back dwindling numbers of paper readers and resuscitating poor sales.

Business 29 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

HSBC, Cathay in joint promotion

CAPITALISING on the year-end holiday and festive seasons, HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd has launched a joint campaign with Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd that offers its credit cardholders a free companion air ticket with every purchase of a Cathay Pacific business class air ticket from Malaysia.

SME 20 Feb 2014 | 12:00 AM

There’s something brewing with coffee

DIAMONDS may be a girl’s best friend and dogs may be a man’s trusted companion but coffee keeps everyone happy.

Business 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Middle class appetites drive China food inflation

BEIJING (AP) - Hunger was such a constant companion in Yao Qizhong's childhood that even now, at age 40, he'll stoop down to salvage a single clove of garlic that falls from his table at the Beijing market where he hawks fresh produce.

Business 14 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Our cars are costing us our homes

WHEN I first started my job as an architect in the 1960s, I was on a three-year contract with a monthly salary of RM628. I bought my first car, a Peugeot which cost RM7,724, equivalent to approximately one year of my salary. The car became my reliable companion for 14 years. Those were the good old days, when a car could be bought with just one year of a fresh graduate’s salary.

Business 18 Oct 2014 | 12:00 AM

Travelling for work isn’t always an adventure

It’s time for a confession. Like most confessions, its one which will be obvious to anyone who vaguely knows me — I am a terrible travel companion.

Business 04 Nov 2014 | 12:00 AM

Significant amounts of work and money go into window displays

In September 2007, the window display for the Moschino boutique featured only one mannequin seated on a park bench. But it stood out because the mannequin’s companion on the bench looked as if it was formed entirely from fallen leaves.

Business 18 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM

It’s all about competition for eyeballs and advertising ringgit

Excerpts of the interview with Datuk Rohana Rozhan