Business News

Business News

News about trade, finance, investment trends and issues.

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A global brand with a Malaysian legacy – that is the image AirAsia X is trying to build as the long-haul budget airline reaches...

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Thailand woos foreign businesses with an investor-friendly approach and a stable economic environment. The prosperous South East Asian country boasts a range of investment opportunities...

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After announcing year to date losses of more than 25%, Malaysian Airlines will be considering privatization in an effort to restructure and return to...

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The Malaysian Prime Minister announced this week the goal of having women comprise at least 30% of private sector corporate decision making jobs by...

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The Malaysian government announced today that the country is on target to exceed last year’s RM29 billion in direct foreign investments.  The first quarter...

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The Malaysian government recently announced 15 new projects that are part of the country’s Economic Transition Programmed, aimed at bringing developed-nation status, in the...

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Malysian petrochemical giant Petronas posted strong numbers for the past fiscal year this week amid soaring international demand for oil and unrest in the...

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Devland Holdings, an American consulting company, is suing Dubai World over fees owed for consulting, broking, and advising over issues pertaining to the sale...

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A new report suggests that sovereign wealth funds are increasingly investing in smaller projects in developing nations, versus larger ones in North America and...

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After finding great success with its first specialized private equity fun, Hong Kong firm Samena has announced plans to start raising capital for investment...

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Smalls and medium-sized enterprises will have to focus on other things than innovation, like an outcome-based approach, to find success in the Malaysian economy. ...

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Abu Dhabi’s government-backed investment company, Aabar Investments, is in talks with energy drink giant Red Bull to collaborate on “possible joint activities between Red...

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The oversaturation of the housing market is to blame for the amount of non-performing loans in the United Arab Emirates’ banks, according to Saeed al Hamiz,...

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Groupon continues its run as the darling of the internet shopping and social media realm by announcing its official initial public offering, and releasing...

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The head of Morgan Stanley’s Saudi Arabia Investment Management says the equity fund is heavy on domestic investments in agriculture, commodities, and petrochemicals, and...

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DP World Ltd, a subsidiary of Dubai World, began trading on the London Stock Exchange yesterday.  By the end of the day, they were...

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After creating the Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) in 2009 to spur economic development in the region, Malaysia is pleased to announce that it...

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Tensions are again running high between Chinese and Vietnamese authorities, after a run-in between ships in disputed waters in the South China Sea.  Three...