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eBay is going to war with Amazon over an alleged scheme to steal business that is ‘startling in breadth’
2018-10-18T17:59:05+08:00
eBay is suing Amazon for allegedly infiltrating eBay's internal messaging system to poach high-value sellers. The suit claims that the scheme was 'startling in breadth,' and coordinated... read more
Facebook built an election ‘war room’ to try and avoid repeating the mistakes of 2016 — here’s what it’s like inside
2018-10-18T18:00:00+08:00
The US midterm elections are fast approaching, and Facebook desperately needs to get this right. That's why it built a 'war room' at its Menlo Park headquarters.
Defence white paper to be tabled at Parliament next year
2018-10-18T15:46:20+08:00
KUALA LUMPUR: A Defence White Paper which will outline the country's defence principles and strategies, as well as the latest development plan for the Malaysian Armed Forces'... read more
Moderate earthquake rocks northern Sumatera
2018-10-18T13:30:07+08:00
KUALA LUMPUR: An earthquake of 5.1 magnitude rocked northern Sumatera at 12.29 pm today, according to the Malaysian Meteorological Department. It said in a statement that the quake... read more
MACC arrests Ahmad Zahid over probe into foundation funds (Updated)
2018-10-18T15:55:35+08:00
PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today arrested Umno president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi in connection with its investigation into abuse of power, criminal... read more
Parliamentary Services Act to be revived
2018-10-18T17:12:37+08:00
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will revive the Parliamentary Services Act 1963 (PSA) as part of its 11th Malaysia Plan which is geared towards focusing on good governance and institutional... read more
WaBi Partners with the HiNounou Connected Health Platform to Empower Millions of Chinese Seniors
2018-10-18T08:30:00+08:00
Blockchain-based platforms team up to provide a safe and trusted ecosystem of health insurance, certified goods, and wellness services for the elderly   SINGAPORE – Media... read more
Australian kids skipped school and said it was ‘worth the detention’ to see Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
2018-10-18T17:13:56+08:00
Students skipped school to meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in Melbourne, Australia, as part of their royal tour. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were visiting Government House for... read more
Australian kids skipped school and said it was ‘worth the detention’ to see Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
2018-10-18T17:13:56+08:00
Students skipped school to meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in Melbourne, Australia, as part of their royal tour. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were visiting Government House for... read more
‘If you want to worry about something, this is it’: Central banks and investors are warning about the $1 trillion boom in ‘leveraged loans’
2018-10-18T16:56:42+08:00
The BoE is not alone in being alarmed. Australia’s central bank and the Bank of International Settlements have also noted the soaring use of leveraged loans, which now stand at... read more
China’s stocks are plunging again — falling 3% to near 4-year lows as trade jitters return
2018-10-18T16:27:14+08:00
At the close of play in China, the Shanghai Composite — the country's benchmark index — fell by more than 2.9%, dropping to its lowest level since November 2014.
Theresa May told to resign after making ‘outrageous’ offer to extend Brexit transition for another year
2018-10-18T16:34:54+08:00
Theresa May's suggestion that the UK could stay in a Brexit transition for longer than originally planned has caused an uproar among MPs from all sides of the Conservative party's Brexit... read more