Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:54:56 +08:00SHANGHAI: Hong Kong stocks fell for the third straight session on Monday, as the market's strong months-long rally showed signs of fatigue.File photo Hang Seng Index
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:50:00 +08:00Silicon Valley crashed Hollywood's biggest awards show as Amazon.com Inc and Netflix Inc collected the first Academy Awards for streaming services while independent studio A24 won the coveted best picture Oscar.89th Academy Awards - Oscars Backstage - Hollywood, California, U.S. - 26/02/17 – Casey Affleck, winner of Best Actor for Manchester by the Sea, holds his oscar. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:23:39 +08:00KUALA TERENGGANU: Mid-sized plantation player TDM Bhd, is planning to acquire a 42.64% stake in Ladang Rakyat Trengganu Sdn Bhd that will see the company boost its total planted oil palm area in Trengganu from 31,848ha to 43,315ha.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:18:13 +08:00KUALA LUMPUR: Knusford Bhd has inked a deal with ArthaLand Corp and China Railway Dongfang Group Sdn Bhd (CRECSB) to undertake engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract on ArthaLand’s Cebu Exchange Project located in Cebu, Philippines.
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:40:00 +08:00KUALA LUMPUR: Titijaya Land Bhd has proposed to acquire Sri Komakmur Development Sdn Bhd (SKDSB) for a purchase consideration of RM70.91mil from Tan Chuan Cheong and Tee Tiong Lee.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:30:04 +08:00KUALA LUMPUR: Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd plans to invest in 13 start-ups this year through its newly-launched investment product, Direct Equity 800 (DEQ800).
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:47:06 +08:00KUALA LUMUR: Sime Darby Bhd, which is undertaking an internal corporate exercise to create three listed entities – plantation, property, and trading & logistics sectors – will restructure the borrowings, transfer of certain assests and capitalise inter-company loans.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:24:59 +08:00TOKYO: Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is close to making an investment in US office-sharing startup WeWork expected to be worth over US$3 billion, CNBC reported on Monday, as it expands its reach beyond tech and telecoms.WELCOME CHANGE: SoftBank Corp, Japan's No 3 mobile carrier, will cut its smartphone charges in Japan with a flat rate for unlimited voice calling and cheaper data plans. — Reuters
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:16:31 +08:00BEIJING: Activity in China's manufacturing sector likely grew modestly for the seventh month in a row in February as resources prices extended a rapid rally and on signs of improving global demand for Chinese exports, a Reuters poll showed.