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    1. August 26, 2011

      Shopping takes a lead at London Olympics

      The bridge that paves the way to the “Shopping Olympics” spans a part of east London that is becoming increasingly divided....

    2. August 14, 2009

      SingTel bolstered by Asian partners

      Singapore Telecommunications, south-east Asia's largest telecoms group, reported yesterday that earnings rose 7.7 per cent...

    1. August 5, 2009

      Reform setback for Malaysia PM

      Najib Razak, Malaysian prime minister, has suffered a blow to his reputation as a reformer after a violent reaction to an...

    2. July 17, 2009

      Anwar trial poses problem for Najib

      The sodomy trial of Anwar Ibrahim, the Malaysian opposition leader, which started with preliminary proceedings this week,...

    3. June 23, 2009

      ST Telemedia eyes Eircom bid

      ST Telemedia yesterday said it was considering a bid for Eircom, the Irish telecoms group, in what would be its first...

    4. May 29, 2009

      Malaysia economy to shrink 5%

      Malaysia's economy is likely to contract by up to 5 per cent this year, which would mark the country's worst recession...

    5. May 26, 2009

      Singapore warms to economic zone proposal

      Malaysia appears to have won support from Singapore for its plan to build a huge economic zone near the city-state that...

    6. May 22, 2009

      Singapore takes cheer from data

      Singapore, one of the Asian nations hardest hit by the financial crisis, suggested yesterday that it might be over the...

    7. May 22, 2009

      Singapore posts record Q1 fall

      Singapore suggested yesterday that it might be over the worst of its slump in spite of reporting a record 10.1 per cent...

    8. April 28, 2009

      Malaysia to relax investment curbs

      Malaysia yesterday unveiled measures to liberalise investment in its financial sector, but stopped short of raising the cap...

    9. March 7, 2009

      Exports plunge

      Malaysia reported its sharpest monthly export fall in at least 28 years for January, writes John Burton in Singapore ....

    10. February 25, 2009

      Singaporeans understand the perils of an open economy

      From Mr Chen Hwai Liang. Sir, John Burton (“Crisis spoils Singapore celebrations”, February 12) claimed an undercurrent of...

    11. January 19, 2009

      Poll loss weakens Malaysia coalition

      Victory for the opposition in a crucial by-election has delivered a serious setback to Malaysia's National Front...

    12. December 19, 2008

      Focus on MAS

      The collapse of the merger talks between BA and Qantas is likely to renew the focus on a possible strategic partnership...

    13. December 19, 2008

      Attention switches to Malaysia

      The collapse of the BA-Qantas merger talks is likely to renew the focus on a possible strategic partnership between Qantas...

    14. November 26, 2008

      Court fines WSJ for contempt

      The Asian Wall Street Journal was fined S$25,000 ($16,500, €13,000, £11,000) yesterday by Singapore for contempt of court....

    15. November 26, 2008

      Singapore leaders face salary cut

      Singapore is to cut the salaries of Lee Hsien Loong, prime minister, and senior government officials next year by up to 19...

    16. October 9, 2008

      Malaysian premier to quit in March

      Abdullah Badawi said yesterday he would step down as Malaysian prime minister in March, clearing the way for Najib Razak,...

    17. October 9, 2008

      Malaysian premier to quit in March

      Abdullah Badawi said yesterday he would step down as Malaysian prime minister in March, clearing the way for Najib Razak,...

    18. August 17, 2008

      Singapore property set for a fall

      Singapore has taken on the appearance of a vast building site. Old apartment blocks are being torn down to make way for...

    19. July 11, 2008

      Abdullah to hand on power in 2010

      Abdullah Badawi, the Malaysian prime minister, yesterday ended speculation about his future when he said he would hand over...

    20. July 11, 2008

      Abdullah to hand on power in 2010

      Abdullah Badawi, the Malaysian prime minister, yesterday ended speculation about his future when he said he would hand over...

    21. July 1, 2008

      Anwar leaves embassy refuge

      Anwar Ibrahim, the Malaysian opposition leader, yesterday agreed to leave his temporary refuge at the Turkish embassy in...

    22. June 19, 2008

      Campaign to topple Abdullah

      A small Malaysian party has fired the opening shot in a campaign to topple the government of Abdullah Badawi by saying it...

    23. June 14, 2008

      Abdullah agrees handover timing

      Abdullah Badawi, the Malaysian prime minister, yesterday said he had reached agreement with his deputy over the timing of a...

    24. May 29, 2008

      Malaysia economy grows by 7%

      Malaysia yesterday said its economy posted an unexpectedly strong growth rate of 7.1 per cent in the January-March period...

    25. April 24, 2008

      Malaysian reform plans at risk

      Abdullah Badawi, the Malaysian prime minister, has announced key reforms. These would grant independence to a body...

    26. March 24, 2008

      Party challenge to Malaysia leader

      A grandee of Malaysia's ruling party has launched a challenge to Abdullah Badawi's leadership of the United Malays National...

    27. March 19, 2008

      Malaysia PM reshapes cabinet

      Abdullah Badawi, the prime minister of Malaysia, announced a big shake-up in his cabinet yesterday as he sought to shore up...

    28. March 19, 2008

      Malaysia PM reshapes cabinet

      Abdullah Badawi, the prime minister of Malaysia, announced a big shake-up in his cabinet yesterday as he sought to shore up...

    29. March 4, 2008

      RHB Capital stake sale

      Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank expects to conclude a deal in the next month to buy 25 per cent of RHB Capital, Malaysia's...

    30. February 18, 2008

      DBS in S$400m writedowns

      DBS, south-east Asia's largest bank, said on Friday it had taken writedowns of nearly S$400m (US$283m) as it reported an 18...

    31. November 30, 2007

      Singapore names finance minister

      Tharman Shanmugaratnam, a former central banker, was yesterday appointed as Singapore's new finance minister, replacing Lee...

    32. November 21, 2007

      Proton ends talks with VW and GM

      Proton, the Malaysian carmaker, said yesterday it had ended partnership talks with Volkswagen and General Motors, raising...

    33. November 20, 2007

      Singapore GDP

      Singapore's economy posted an 8.9 per cent growth rate in the July-September period from a year ago, its strongest in 18...

    34. November 18, 2007

      Attention moves to Temasek stake plans

      One of the most popular guessing games among dealmakers in Asia is what Temasek, the Singaporean state investment agency,...

    35. FT Alphaville

      November 9, 2007

      Hollywood studio buys games developer

      Warner Brothers embarked on an aggressive expansion into the video games industry with the acquisition of TT Games, the UK...

    36. October 19, 2007

      Temasek launches power group sale

      Temasek Holdings, the Singapore state investment company, yesterday launched what is expected to be one of its biggest...

    37. October 9, 2007

      Singapore rigorous over money laundering

      From Ms Angelina Fernandez Sir, In "Singapore's secrecy imperils EU pact" (October 3), John Burton said it was suspected...

    38. September 27, 2007

      Malaysian lawyers claim judicial bias

      More than 800 Malaysian lawyers protested yesterday against what they claim was a biased judiciary a day after the...

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