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What central banks are saying about digital money

HONG KONG: More than eight years since the birth of bitcoin, central banks around the world are increasingly recognising the potential upsides and downsides of digital currencies. The guardians of ... Read More »

Aeon Credit shares down over RM96.82mil tax bill

KUALA LUMPUR: Aeon Credit Service (M) Bhd is the top loser in early trade on Thursday after the Inland Revenue Board slapped the company with additional taxes and penalties of RM96.82mil.   ... Read More »

Fed raises interest rates, keeps 2018 policy outlook unchanged

WASHINGTON: The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday but left its rate outlook for the coming years unchanged even as policymakers projected a short-term jump in U.S. economic growth ... Read More »

Global crypto-currency warnings in Malaysia, elsewhere spark search for safe havens

NEW YORK: When U.S. entrepreneur Bharath Rao looked around for the best place to raise money for his crypto-currency derivatives trading business, the United States did not make his list. ... Read More »

AirAsia to redeploy aircraft as airlines minimise losses due to Bali volcano

SINGAPORE: As a shutdown of Bali’s airport is extended due to volcanic ash, airlines bracing for millions of dollars of lost revenue per day are scrambling to minimise damage by ... Read More »

Sukhdave’s parting shot

PETALING JAYA: A long-serving senior official at Bank Negara Malaysia,Dr  Sukudhew (Sukhdave) Singh, in his parting shot said “leadership is a responsibility and not a privilege”. It is understood that ... Read More »

Ukraine seeks to supply eggs, poultry to Malaysia

KIEV: Ukrainian dairy and poultry companies are seeking to supply Malaysia with their products, the country’s state service for food safety said on Monday. “A number of Ukrainian dairy, poultry ... Read More »

Housing developers upbeat about market in 2018

ISKANDAR PUTERI: Housing developers remain optimistic about the market in 2018 despite the challenges being faced this year. UEM Sunrise Bhd image: https://cdn.thestar.com.my/Themes/img/chart.png  managing director cum chief executive officer Anwar ... Read More »

Moody’s expects decline in property prices due to supply overhang

KUALA LUMPUR: Moody’s Investors Service expects a material decline in property prices in Malaysia in the event of a protracted period of supply overhang as market valuation adjusts. In its ... Read More »

S&P sees Malaysia escaping middle income trap to be a challenge

KUALA LUMPUR: S&P Global Ratings expects that Malaysia’s objective to escape the middle income trap will continue to be a challenge while credit risk is high because of the country’s ... Read More »

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