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6 wining ways to plan and host a great networking event

Some clever planning of goals, logistics and promotions will guarantee a successful networking event.

Bottlenecks and stockpiles: UK firms in last Brexit stretch

Bakery chain Greggs is stockpiling ingredients to prepare for Brexit.

1 in 4 Japan employees want to cut back ties with...

Some 7.4% of the respondents want links with the Asian powerhouse to be expanded.

Mix with the Chinese if you want to excel, businessman tells...

Former Renong Bhd executive chairman Halim Saad says he has mingled with the Chinese since his days in primary school.

From daughter to entrepreneur, selling kacang putih is in her blood

Buvaneswary Jayabalan has been exposed to the kacang putih business since seven years old and is now a successful wholesaler with an export business.

4 ways social media can help grow your business

Social media is about engagement, so learn as much as you can about your target audience and use social media platforms to reach them.

TripAdvisor failing to stop fake reviews, says study

TripAdvisor took down hundreds of reviews after the investigation by Which?

5 lies home-based biz owners must stop believing

By mastering the finances, home-based business owners can positively build the next big thing in their garage, extra room, or basement.

Hasbro’s push into media shines light on other film and TV...

Hasbro is diving in deeper, expanding beyond making toys and choosing to be a principal player in TV and moviemaking.

Serena again tops Forbes list of highest-paid sports women

This is the fourth straight year Serena Williams has topped the list.

Sports Direct delays results, guidance could be affected

Sports Direct now expects to release its annual results between July 26 and Aug 23.

Hong Kong protests, Beijing’s tightening grip rattle business community

A series of large-scale protests which have rocked Hong Kong's legislature leaves their business community worrying over the impact on the city's financial hub status.

Second richest man in Thailand sees worth jump US$1.7 bln

Sarath Ratanavadi’s net worth rose to US$6.3 billion after a 28% rally in Gulf Energy in the past three months.

Lego parent buys Madame Tussauds owner Merlin for £5 bln

US private equity group Blackstone, Canadian pension fund CPPIB and Kirkbi make up the consortium buying Merlin Entertainments.

What happens if your business literally burns down?

Fire insurance covers damage or loss to a property because of fire and gives the policyholder the option to renew and review the policy after every year.

Asian firms with female leaders  deliver better financial results

Firms whose boards are at least 30% female, generated more income from their assets.

The man who brought Fila back from dead is worth US$830...

Yoon Yoon-soo failed three times to get into medical school and ended up studying and graduating in political science and diplomacy instead.

Toys ‘R’ Us, back from the dead, will open US stores...

A former Toys 'R' Us executive has been pitching his vision to reincarnate the chain to toymakers says people familiar with the matter.

Macron to discuss Renault-Nissan with Abe next week

French ministers have consistently highlighted the importance of ensuring that the Renault-Nissan alliance remains strong.

Huawei CEO: We underestimated impact of US ban

This is the first time that Huawei has quantified the impact of the US action against the company.

Huawei asks Verizon to pay over US$1 billion for over 230...

The patents cover network equipment for more than 20 of the company's vendors including major US tech firms.

Why the Overnight Policy Rate affects Malaysians’ pockets

How does a change in the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) affect your financial standing?

China says US can’t use pressure to force trade deal

Chinese Vice Commerce Minister says it is irresponsible of the United States to accused China of backtracking.

FirstGroup to sell Greyhound

The company has been facing demand from its second largest shareholder for strategic changes.