The Malaysian Prime Minister has said that the US Department of Justice would help return money claimed by Goldman Sachs for 1MDB transactions

Prime Minister of Malaysia, Mahathir Mohamad, expressing after receiving an honorary doctorate in law from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music of the National University of Singapore, Singapore, the…

Against global protectionism, the Pacific Trade Pact is nearing the start

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – A landmark agreement with 11 countries that will lower tariffs across much of the Asia-Pacific region will come into force in late December, New Zealand said on…

Against global protectionism, the Pacific Trade Pact should begin at the end of 2018

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – A landmark deal with eleven members, which will lower tariffs across much of the Asia-Pacific region, will come into effect in late December, New Zealand said on…

Pacific Trade Pact to begin in late 2018 after six members have ratified

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – A milestone of eleven members aiming to overcome the barriers in some of the fastest-growing economies in the Asia-Pacific region will come into effect in late December,…

Malaysia calls for payment relief by questioning 1MDB-IPIC settlement

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia will negotiate a settlement agreement between scandal-plagued sovereign wealth fund 1MDB and the Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund IPIC, which was negotiated during the reign…

The death of the chairman adds uncertainty to King Power as Thai duty-free changes threaten

BANGKOK (Reuters) – The death of Leicester City Soccer Club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha adds challenges facing his King Power International empire as his dominance of Thailand's lucrative duty-free industry comes…