SimeProp to review prices of unsold units

KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Property Bhd is looking at undertaking a tactical price review of its unsold units after net profit for the three months through September dropped 93%... Read more »

Lazada to sell houses online

Kuala Lumpur: Lazada Group will begin selling houses on its online shopping platform soon and is planning its next shopping festival, 12.12, to boost sales. As it is, Lazada... Read more »

China envoy warns of dire consequences if U.S. hardliners hold sway

Washington – China is going to this week’s G-20 summit hoping for a deal to ease a damaging trade war with the United States, Beijing’s ambassador to Washington said... Read more »

Malaysia bets on durian as China goes bananas for world’s smelliest fruit

The stinky, spiky durian is set to become Malaysia’s next major export as the Southeast Asian nation rushes to develop thousands of acres to cash in on unprecedented demand... Read more »

Investors want Mark Zuckerberg to quit over reports of Facebook’s smear campaign

Facebook investors have called on the company’s chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to step down as chairman following reports that the company hired a public relations firm to smear its... Read more »

Formula One: Charles Leclerc, Lando Norris, George Russell, the next generation of stars

There will be familiar names on the grid next season, but 2019 also promises to be the year Formula One’s next generation come to the fore. From the teenager... Read more »

How Asia’s airports are changing the way we travel

Bigger and better: In China, a country that’s planning to build 136 new airports by 2025, a monster is emerging near the capital city. Daxing International Airport, pictured here in... Read more »

SAP Acquires Cloud Unicorn Qualtrics For $8 Billion Just Before Its IPO

Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith is joining SAP in an $8 billion acquisition just before an anticipated IPO. Utah-founded cloud unicorn Qualtrics was set to have one of tech’s most... Read more »

Monday Mayhem: Shades Of October As Stocks, Oil Flop While Dollar Gains

The calendar says November, but Monday felt more like October on “re-dial” as stocks surrendered last week’s forward progress amid a tech nosedive and gains in the greenback. These... Read more »

Alibaba’s Singles Day Shopping Festival: Three Key Takeaways For Brands

Singles Day 2018 final results, showing 213.5 billion yuan ($30.8 billion) in sales          ALIBABA The largest e-commerce day in the world has just concluded — China’s... Read more »