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  1. Business - Money

    Investors stay calm and take stock

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... side and focus on the fundamentals. "The current relatively benign risk environment should continue in the short term," says Olivier d'Assier, Asia-Pacific managing director ... historic highs. In part, that optimism stems from the view that Europe's governments and bankers are now focused on finding lasting solutions to the euro-zone crisis. There are, also, clear ...

  2. Business - Money

    Phenomenal growth in ETFs poised to continue

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... in the global ETF industry has been phenomenal," says Jane Leung, managing director and head of iShares Asia-Pacific, which offers 500-plus funds variously focused on equities, fixed income ... orders" of more than US$200 million for one product in a two-week period in June. And greater awareness of income-focused options- a result of marketing, investor needs and changing market ...

  3. Maybank plays leading role in nation's progress

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by DISCOVERY REPORTS

    ... financiers." The bank's focus areas include the oil and gas, oil palm and construction sectors, in line with the ETP. By providing financing and equity and debt capital raising, Maybank is helping ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books

    Penguin top brass discuss their operations on mainland

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by HANNAH

    ... new, something exciting, with a focus on what the reader wants. [We] are used to thinking of ourselves as a consumer service-type industry. Meanwhile, Chinese publishers have traditionally been state-owned and very much focused on the content, instead of whether people are going to read it. Is Hong Kong part of your China operation? JL: We have a lot of [specially] designed marketing ...

  5. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Classic styles are back for autumn-winter

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... Autumn-winter collections focus on revamped classics, bold prints and hour-glass shapes, writesDivia Harilela Elegantsufficiency There is nothing prissy or fussy about this year's autumn-winter collections. From sleek architectural shapes to bold, primary colours, this season is all about enhancing your wardrobe with a few choice items to spice things up. The focus is on buying ...

  6. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Tasty Japanese food at Tsuki Iso marred by background noise

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... level which has a robatayaki counter and tables. Pros: the menu is focused, listing primarily sushi and robatayaki. Our main waitress was friendly and helpful. Cons: as much as we liked ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Risks of Muslim pressure over Rohingya

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... Hari Kumar says the focus should be onfellow Islamic nation Bangladesh, not Myanmar Muslim pressure over Rohingya may backfire Leaders of the Muslim world are putting pressure on Myanmar over the treatment of Rohingya Muslims in the country and calling for urgent action by the government. A UN special human rights rapporteur had earlier raised concerns about reports ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books

    Charting the human story through how we drew our maps

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... just be made out at the top of the globe- was placed at the centre of an encircling ring of ocean. Mountains, marshes and the river Euphrates- all were represented. The focus of the map, ... A clue as to the focus of his mapping is to be found in the title he holds at the University of London: "Professor of Renaissance Studies". No surprise, then, that the meat of his book ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books

    Madcap intensity drives satire of disconnected modern world

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by BRON

    ... a TV in every room. His children, Nathaniel, 12, and Ashley, 11, sit hunched at the table, eyes focused only on small screens, "texting friends no one has ever seen and killing digitised ...

  10. KL aspires to be among elite cities in economic activity and liveability by 2020

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by DISCOVERY REPORTS

    ... growth, we need significant foreign direct investment. InvestKL was established to focus on attracting Fortune 500 and Forbes 2000 global companies. We are structured to run like ...




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