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Moody’s affirms Petronas’s A1 rating, stable outlook

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): The outlook for Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is stable as the national oil company is expected to maintain its strong credit profile over the next 12 to 24 months, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
In a statement today…

Don’t Say Bojio: 7 Kiasu-est Deals in S’pore Happening This Week (20-26 Aug)

If you’re not feeling the Monday Blues today, I don’t blame you. After all, it’s a short week! Hari Raya Haji on Wednesday, perfect for a mid-week break. Now, let’s make your week even better by giving you not one, not three but seven irresistible deals happening this week. Here’s our weekly instalment of our […]

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Losing the Lambos: It’s Time to Get Serious About Crypto’s Big Questions

Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively to our subscribers. “Crypto in crisis.” Mainstream press outlets covering battered crypto markets have frequently invoked that phrase […]

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South Koreans meet relatives in North after decades apart

SOKCHO, South Korea: Dozens of elderly and frail South Koreans met their Northern relatives on Monday (Aug 20) for the first time since the peninsula and their families were divided by war nearly seven decades ago.

The three-day reunion is the first f…

Chinese hotshots reign supreme at Asian Games

PALEMBANG: China’s sharpshooters reigned supreme in the 10m air rifle at the Asian Games on Monday (Aug 20), shrugging off strong challenges from India and Korea to claim both the men’s and women’s titles.

Yang Haoran, 22, and Zhao Ruozhu, 20, bagged …

Spanish police shoot man trying to attack police station

MADRID: Spanish police said on Monday they had shot a man armed with a knife as he tried to attack a police station in the northeastern region of Catalonia.

Regional Mossos police said on Twitter the man had entered the police station in Cornella, nea…

Radioactive material reported missing in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian authorities are hunting for an industrial device containing radioactive material that is reported to have gone missing from a pickup truck on Aug 10, police and media said on Monday (Aug 20). 

Authorities fear the device, which…

Japan swim queen Ikee targets Asian Games records

JAKARTA: Japanese Olympic hope Rikako Ikee topped the time-sheets in the women’s 100m freestyle and 50m butterfly heats at the Asian Games on Monday (Aug 20), but was still far from happy.

The graceful 18-year-old, who lit up the recent Pan Pacific sw…

Turkey lifts travel ban on German journalist

Turkey has reversed its decision to ban a German journalist from leaving the country while she awaits trial on charges of being a member of a terrorist organisation, the journalist said on her Twitter account on Monday.

Petronas Chemicals monitoring US-China trade war impact

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): Petronas Chemicals Group Bhd is currently monitoring the impact of the escalating trade war between the United States and China on the petrochemical industry. 
Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer Datuk Sazali Hamzah pointed…

Mahathir says China will sympathize with Malaysia’s problems

BEIJING (Aug 20): Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday he believed China would sympathize with his country’s “internal fiscal problems” as he seeks to renegotiate, or potentially cancel, more than $20 billion in Chinese-funded proje…

Football: Ndidi signs new six-year deal at Leicester

LONDON: Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has signed a new contract that will keep him at the King Power Stadium until 2024, the Premier League side have announced.

Nigeria international Ndidi joined Leicester from Belgian side Genk in the 2016-…

Is our view of policing too one dimensional?

Zeus Education Centre tutor Fiona Poh Min’s account of her police interview raises disturbing questions into the professionalism of our police force. While they may wish to illicit information from those they are interrogating, I am not sure that acts …

Biles wins fifth all-around title at US Champs

BOSTON: Olympic champion Simone Biles won her fifth all-around title at the US Women’s Gymnastics Championships in Boston on Sunday (Aug 19).

Biles’s total of 119.850 gave her a 6.55-point margin of victory over nearest challenger and reigning world c…

Chinese hotshot Yang bags second Asian Games gold

PALEMBANG, Indonesia: Chinese sharpshooter Yang Haoran bagged his second gold in two days at the Asian Games on Monday (Aug 20), narrowly clinching victory over India’s Deepak Kumar to successfully defend his 10m air rifle title.

Yang, the 2014 world …

The rights of silence needs resuscitation

By Ravi Madasamy Was having coffee with a friend who is about to be questioned by the police. He said he will exercise his right of silence until he sees his lawyer and obtains legal advice. His jaw dropped to the floor when I Read More

Efficient, CJ, EG, Elsoft, Guan Chong, M-Mode, Salutica

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): highlighted seven stocks with momentum at Bursa Malaysia’s afternoon market close today. One stock displayed positive momentum while six showed negative momentum.
The stock with positive momentum was:

FBM KLCI up as China shares gain

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): The FBM KLCI rose 4.5 points or 0.3% with China shares as investors looked ahead at the planned China-US trade talks. The talks are closely watched for any China-US trade war easing signs.
At Bursa Malaysia, the KLCI settled at 1…

10 Things Mentioned By PM Lee At The National Day Rally 2018 S’poreans Should Know

Yesterday (19 August 2018), PM Lee took to the stage to give his annual National Day Rally speech for the year 2018. I know, I know, writing about speeches isn’t something Goody Feed does normally. But my boss swears he’ll dock my pay if I don’t do it, so here I am. Doing a speech. Sort […]

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Police Arrest Hackers Alleged in $87 Million Crypto Theft

Chinese police from multiple cities have arrested three individuals who allegedly stole bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies worth around $87 million. Chinese news agency Xinhua reported on Saturday that the three were busted on Aug. 15 in Hunan, Changc…

China, Malaysia to push forward bilateral ties

BEIJING: China’s Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday (Aug 20) his government is willing to promote bilateral ties and economic cooperation with Malaysia as Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad visited China to discuss trade and investment.

The agre…

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