Sunday, September 1st, 2019

 

Melaka appreciates entrepreneurs’ contribution to economy, says CM

MELAKA, Sept 1 — The Melaka state government says it appreciates the contribution of entrepreneurs to the state’s economy and is taking efforts to develop entrepreneurship especially among women. Chief Minister Adly Zahari said the opening of…


HDC: Malaysia’s halal cosmetics, personal care products in high demand in India

BENGALURU, Sept 1 — Malaysia’s halal cosmetics and personal care products are in great demand in India despite the slower sales growth recorded in 2018, said Halal Industry Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (HDC). Its international footprint…


China, US to collect additional tariffs on each other's goods

BEIJING, Sept 1 — China and the United States will begin imposing additional tariffs on each other's goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war despite signs talks would resume sometime this month. A new round of US tariffs on…


EU’s Barnier says Brexit deal cannot be changed

LONDON, Sept 1 — EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said yesterday the bloc will not change the divorce deal agreed with Britain and that he is “not optimistic” of avoiding a no-deal outcome. Barnier said the most contentious element of…


Ghosn’s lawyer says Tokyo prosecutor lacks impartiality

PARIS, Sept 1 — The French lawyer of former auto titan Carlos Ghosn, currently under house arrest in Tokyo, has attacked Japanese prosecutors for an alleged lack of impartiality and questioned how his client can receive a fair trial. The former…