Most recent articles by:

AFP

SoftBank Group hit by $6.4 bln loss

TOKYO: Japanese giant SoftBank Group said yesterday it suffered an operating loss of $6.4 billion in the second quarter, the worst in its history,...

Mara Corp defends MoU with Lynas Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: MARA Corporation has strongly defended the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) it signed with Lynas Malaysia Sdn Bhd for collaboration on several projects,...

Investors hope Qatar’s desert dairy would be cash cow

BY GREGORY WALTON & ANNE LEVASSEUR The cows of Qatar’s Baladna farm, housed in climate-controlled farms in the desert, exemplify the lengths to which Qatar...

Romance in the workplace? It’s complicated in #MeToo era

Workplace romances are fairly common, but they are becoming more regulated in the United States amid the #MeToo movement. US companies, particularly the larger ones,...

Djokovic, Shapovalov in final showdown

PARIS: Novak Djokovic beat Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday to set up a Paris Masters final against Canadian youngster Denis Shapovalov, as Rafael Nadal withdrew...

Bottas takes pole as Hamilton finishes fifth

AUSTIN: Lewis Hamilton’s hopes of clinching his sixth drivers’ world championship with a stylish American triumph were rocked on Saturday when his Mercedes team-mate...

Barty faces Svitolina in decider on ‘terrible’ court

SHENZHEN (China): World number one Ashleigh Barty overcame the hitting power of Karolina Pliskova to set up a mouth-watering WTA Finals decider against defending...

IAG agrees to buy Air Europa

LONDON: British Airways owner IAG agreed yesterday to buy Spain’s Air Europa for 1.0 billion euros to expand routes to Latin America and the...

Must read

Not compulsory for hospital cafes to use lemongrass straws

IPOH: The Health Ministry is not making...

Philippine volcano shows signs of calming

MANILA: A Philippine volcano that has been...