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Mahathir poised to split with Anwar again in Malaysia shakeup

(Feb 24): Malaysian politics is set for another shakeup, but with a familiar script: Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad refusing to hand power to Anwar Ibrahim.

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A testing time for banks

(Feb 21): The shares of more than 60% of local banks are currently trading below book value, a plight last seen in 1997 and 2008.

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How Bank Rakyat plans to stay relevant amid industry upheaval

(Feb 20): The next five years will be crucial for Bank Rakyat as it looks to keep itself relevant amid a fast-changing landscape that will also see rival development financial institutions (DFI) me

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Malaysian mobile operator targets US$500 mil in IPO

(Nov 27): U Mobile, a Malaysian mobile service provider, is planning to raise about $500 million ($683 million) in an initial public offering in Kuala Lumpur, according to people familiar with the

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Malaysia's air safety downgrade a wake-up call for the government

SINGAPORE (Nov 25): The Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) has sought to allay concerns over the recent US downgrade of its safety rating, saying it was purely on its regulatory oversight

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Time for Malaysia to act on food security

SINGAPORE (Nov 18): Food security, says the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, exists when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient, s

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More focus needed on agri-food sector

SINGAPORE (Nov 18): The agricultural sector contributed 8.2% or RM96 billion to Malaysia’s GDP in 2017.

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Malaysia facing a nutritional crisis

SINGAPORE (Nov 18): Malaysia is not facing a food security crisis but what it does have is a nutritional crisis.

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