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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.

Mobile barber cuts a dash with Afro-Caribbean Londoners

Appointments are book via a mobile phone app, summoning a van to where the client is.

Do property agents earn a basic salary? The answer will surprise...

Being a real estate negotiator takes loads of courage because your livelihood depends on commissions alone as you don't earn a basic salary.

No-deal Brexit risk bigger than firms think

A no-deal Brexit means trade between the UK and the EU would switch to World Trade Organisation rules.

Sandakan tourism players looking to govt to jumpstart bad economy

A former hotel owner describes how the bad economy after 2013 forced him to close shop while Sandakan’s tourism body says the government should more aggressively promote the tourism industry.

Buffett says women should invest more

Buffet says when someone presents him with an investment idea he's not gonna ask them what their gender is.

Billionaire Warren Buffett gives new hint about his successor

Buffet did not give a definitive answer to the question of who is his successor is.

Asia powers HSBC profit beat as trading arm languishes

Even though HSBC smashed their profit forecast, its trading business had a poor first quarter.

PM confident Malaysia can leverage on 5G to grow rapidly

Dr Mahathir Mohamad says this will enable the country to punch above its own weight and catapult the national economy towards strong and sustainable growth.

10 fun and unique work-from-home biz ideas

From henna designing, to gourmet pet food services and gift basket arranging, there are interesting ways to earn a living if you put your mind to it.

Singapore sees solid southeast Asia growth amid risks

Global growth has lost momentum since the beginning of the year, a knock for trade-reliant nations in Southeast Asia, especially Singapore.

5 crucial considerations when buying a small business

Aside from requiring a hefty investment, you must also consider whether or not that business is actually worth buying.

Trafigura’s Puma Energy replaces CFO after tough 2018

Puma also appointed a new head of Africa.

8 ways to make love and business work

Being an entrepreneur while in a romantic relationship is a lot of work. However if you do it right, you can have the best of both worlds.

Huawei sees little impact on sales from US

Huawei chairman does not expect the United States to intensify its attack on the company by barring sales of US components to Huawei.

Cavalli’s creative director quits

The creative director, who joined the Florentine label in 2017, announced his departure in an Instagram post.

Founder of India’s beleaguered Jet Airways quits

Goyal's stake in Jet Airways will fall to half the current 51%.

I’m far happier doing business, says ex-MCA president

Ong Tee Keat says there are too many enemies in politics but only competitors when doing business.

5 pieces of advice from successful women entrepreneurs

Women can be anything they want to be, that includes being business owners or entrepreneurs and they can learn it from women who has done it before.

Restrictions on Hong Kong’s freedoms denting business confidence

The US State Department warned that the setbacks of political freedoms in Hong Kong would be 'straining the confidence of the international business community.'