*Two cases of microcephaly confirmed in Thailand. BANGKOK, Sept 30- Thailand reported on Friday the first confirmed cases in Southeast Asia of microcephaly linked to mosquito-borne Zika, as the World Health Organization urged action against the virus across the region. "We have found two cases of small heads linked to Zika, the first cases in Thailand," Prasert...
RICHMOND, British Columbia/ KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28- M alaysia's Petronas said it would review a proposed C $36 billion liquefied natural gas project in western Canada after Ottawa approved the project with conditions to limit the environmental impact. The green light for the Pacific NorthWest LNG project in northern British Columbia comes after a 3- year wait...
Investigators have concluded the Malaysian jet was shot down by a Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine.
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28- Honda Motor Co Ltd said on Wednesday that the driver-side airbag inflator ruptured during a fatal crash in Malaysia, in the fourth death this year in the Southeast Asian country linked to airbags from supplier Takata Corp.. The incident on Sept. 24 took place in Johor, a state in southern Malaysia, and involved a 2009 Honda City.
RICHMOND, British Columbia/ KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28- M alaysia's Petronas said on Wednesday that it would review a proposed C $11 billion liquefied natural gas plant in western Canada that was approved by Ottawa following a three-year wait. Many analysts are skeptical the project will proceed, with the green light from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal...
India has been one of the biggest beneficiaries of lower oil prices while Malaysia has been hit the hardest, says Henderson Global Investors' Sat Duhra.
China is designing its next generation of trains that can carry passengers at a top speed of 500km/h, the SCMP reports.
The global supply of palm oil isn’t big enough to satisfy the demand of consumers according to one analyst.
Swiss national Xavier Justo is a possible key witness in the global money-laundering probe linked to the Malaysian state fund.
Toxic haze from Indonesian forest fires last year caused the deaths of about 100,000 people across the region, the FT reports.
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Danial Mah Abdullah, CEO of Labuan IBFC, talks about Labuan's positioning as a tax haven in Asia Pacific.
Assertive action by China's coast guard in the South China Sea risks destabilizing the region, according to researchers.
KUALA LUMPUR- Malaysia central bank announces interest rate decision- 1000 GMT. TBILISI- National Bank of Georgia holds monetary policy committee meeting. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland interest rate decision- 0930 GMT.
Malaysia and Thailand are attractive economies but avoid the Philippines for now, says David Riedel, president of Riedel Research Group.
*Plans aggressive expansion of lubricants business in Europe. MILAN, Sept 6- Malaysia's state-owned oil and gas company Petronas is on track to get its $27 billion refining and petrochemical complex in the south of the country up and running in 2019, the head of the group's downstream operations told Reuters. Petronas has earmarked heavy spending cuts to...
*Malaysian Palm Oil Board data due Sept. 13, after 0430 GMT. Falling stockpiles at the world's No.2 palm oil producer after Indonesia could buoy benchmark prices of the tropical oil, which are currently near a three-week high of 2,662 ringgit per tonne amid near-term supply worries and firm demand. That would be the lowest since stocks hit 1.48 million tonnes in...
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 KRYNICA ZDROJ, Poland- 26th Economic Forum 2016. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China- B20 Summit in Hangzhou. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.