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Business 22 Dec 2018 | 12:00 AM

Bully-free movement?

IN 1916, before the First World War, my grandmother graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the Women’s College University of London with a major in Latin, Geography and Mechanics. That was over 100 years ago, before women were allowed to vote.

Business 11 Nov 2017 | 12:00 AM

Lessons from the Three Kingdoms

I HAVE just read the Three Kingdoms, the translated English version which was written over three books which was given to my three children by my third nephew whose grandmother was my third aunt.

Business 30 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM

Leadership lessons from an orchestra conductor

Roshan Thiran points out that leadership lessons can be learnt from how a conductor controls his orchestra.

Analyst Reports 16 Sep 2017 | 12:00 AM

Of heritage, comfort food and being Malaysian

THERE is only one thing worse than having a wife who can cook but won’t and that’s having a wife who can’t cook but will.

Analyst Reports 25 Mar 2017 | 12:00 AM

DFTZ – boom or bane for our local SMEs?

I NEVER got to know my grandfather. All I know about him was from stories told by my dad. During the fight between the Communist Party and Kuomintang (KMT) from 1927-1949, many Chinese migrated to South-East Asia in search of a new life.

Economy 13 Dec 2016 | 12:00 AM

China millennials the most indebted among peers in Asia

SHANGHAI: Ma Yiqing, 24, is typical of China’s younger generation – he uses his credit card frequently and borrows from online platforms to fund his shopping habits.

Business 10 May 2014 | 12:00 AM

Malaysian batik kaftans set to hit US, Europe

Kedah-based batik product manufacturer HNA Global Resources plans to penetrate the US and European markets next year with its non-traditional kaftan batik products.

Business 15 Oct 2011 | 12:00 AM

Up close and personal with Datuk Maznah Hamid

From rags to riches, the woman behind the setting up of a security business with over 5000 employees, started with five guards and had to once make her office her home, literally.

Business 12 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Up Close and Personal with Datuk Seri Edmund Santhara

The founder of Masterskill believes successcomes through getting things done.

Business 09 Jun 2011 | 12:00 AM

Rectify scholarship issue once and for all

AS the perpetual drama surrounding how best to reward Malaysia's best students with scholarships persists, something else happened in juxtaposition over the week. A Malaysian-born lady was honoured with a global entrepreneur of the year award.