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Malaysia's Iskandar revives listing plan, aims to raise up to $1.5 billion in 2020 - sources

04 Dec 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian developer Iskandar Waterfront Holdings Sdn Bhd (IWH) has revived its ambition to go public two years after shelving a backdoor listing, with a plan to raise $1 billion to $1.5 billion in an IPO next year, people familiar with the deal said.

Malaysia's Iskandar revives listing plan, aims to raise up to $1.5 bln in 2020 -sources

04 Dec 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 Malaysian developer Iskandar Waterfront Holdings Sdn Bhd (IWH) has revived its ambition to go public two years after shelving a backdoor listing, with a plan to raise $1 billion to $1.5 billion in an IPO next year, people familiar with the deal said.

AirAsia bets its in-flight menu can win diners on the ground

02 Dec 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Airline food has long been the butt of travellers' jokes, but Malaysia's AirAsia Group Bhd is seeking to turn that notion on its head - opening its first restaurant on Monday featuring dishes based on its in-flight menu.

Indonesia barred Cambodia's Rainsy from flight to Jakarta -airline

13 Nov 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia Airlines said on Wednesday it had barred veteran Cambodian opposition figure Sam Rainsy from a flight from Kuala Lumpur to the Indonesian capital Jakarta on the instruction of Indonesian authorities.

Malaysia Airlines says U.S. codeshare deals may be hit by FAA country downgrade

12 Nov 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia Airlines (MAS) said on Tuesday some codeshare agreements with partners on routes to and from the United States could be disrupted, after the U.S. aviation authority downgraded Malaysia's air safety rating.

Cambodian opposition figure Rainsy promises to intensify action

10 Nov 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Cambodia's self-exiled opposition veteran Sam Rainsy said on Sunday he would help organise protests against authoritarian ruler Hun Sen to build on growing international pressure for change in his home country.

Cambodian opposition figure Rainsy promises to intensify action

10 Nov 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Cambodia's self-exiled opposition veteran Sam Rainsy said on Sunday he would help organize protests against authoritarian ruler Hun Sen to build on growing international pressure for change in his home country.

Cambodian opposition veteran lands in Malaysia in challenge to Hun Sen

09 Nov 2019

KUALA LUMPUR/PHNOM PENH Cambodian opposition veteran Sam Rainsy flew into Malaysia on Saturday and told supporters to "keep up the hope" after promising to return home from self-imposed exile to rally opponents of authoritarian ruler Hun Sen.

India rejects China-backed Asian trade deal, as others move ahead

04 Nov 2019

BANGKOK China joined 14 countries on Monday in agreeing terms for what could be the world's biggest trade pact, but India pulled out at the last minute on the grounds that the deal would hurt its farmers, businesses, workers and consumers.

U.S. envoy decries Chinese 'intimidation' in South China Sea

04 Nov 2019

BANGKOK A U.S. envoy denounced Chinese "intimidation" in the South China Sea at a summit of Southeast Asian leaders on Monday and said they should not be bullied into giving up their resources by what he compared to a conquest.

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