Category: Business

Boeing, Johnson & Johnson, dismal China data drag Wall Street lower
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Boeing, Johnson & Johnson, dismal China data drag Wall Street lower

azhar zein mamoola- October 19, 2019

NEW YORK,. Wall Street fell yesterday as negative headlines about Johnson & Johnson and Boeing, along with bleak economic data from China, soured investor risk ... Read More

G20 expected to back OECD’s digital tax proposal
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G20 expected to back OECD’s digital tax proposal

azhar zein mamoola- October 19, 2019

WASHINGTON,. G20 finance ministers today are expected to give the green light to an OECD proposal that aims to find an agreement on taxing global ... Read More

US opens door to talks to resolve Airbus tariff dispute with EU
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US opens door to talks to resolve Airbus tariff dispute with EU

azhar zein mamoola- October 19, 2019

WASHINGTON,. Hours after the United States imposed tariffs on a record US$7.5-billion (RM31.3 billion) worth of European Union goods yesterday in a dispute over Airbus, ... Read More

Alitalia rescue hopes rise as Lufthansa looks set to step in
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Alitalia rescue hopes rise as Lufthansa looks set to step in

azhar zein mamoola- October 18, 2019

BERLIN,. Alitalia's rescue hopes received a boost yesterday with signs that Lufthansa could take a stake in the Italian carrier, while Rome agreed to a ... Read More

Ringgit slips against US dollar at opening
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Ringgit slips against US dollar at opening

azhar zein mamoola- October 18, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR,. The ringgit slipped at the opening today, amid the lower crude oil price despite a commitment by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting ... Read More

Bursa Malaysia trades sideways at mid-morning
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Bursa Malaysia trades sideways at mid-morning

azhar zein mamoola- October 18, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR,. Bursa Malaysia traded sideways at mid-morning today ahead of the weekend amid caution over the progress of the US-China trade talks and slowdown ... Read More

Sterling holds gains near 5-month top on Brexit deal, but hurdles remain
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Sterling holds gains near 5-month top on Brexit deal, but hurdles remain

azhar zein mamoola- October 18, 2019

TOKYO,. The British pound traded near a five-month high against the US dollar and the euro after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Union ... Read More