Shapadu Group introduces the Shapadu Putrajaya Haven, a mixed-use development on a 2.3 acre land in Putrajaya. The lot is a prime land fronting the main boulevard of Putrajaya, the Perdana Boulevard, which currently holds the offices of Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism, the Palace of Justice and […]

Weststar Aviation Services Sdn Bhd (WASSB), alongside local oil and gas stakeholders, namely Hess, Talisman Malaysia Limited and Petrofac, launches a year-long ‘Wau Bule Selamat Sokmo’ campaign – intended to raise grass-root level awareness and educate the surrounding community about the safety risks posed by traditional kite flying activities in restricted zones around […]

REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner talks to Economy Minister Axel Kicillof (L) during a ceremony at Buenos Aires’ Stock Exchange, August 20, 2014. Argentina’s new plan to skirt U.S. courts and resume payment on defaulted bonds aims to protect creditors who participated in two debt restructurings, the economy minister said on Wednesday […]

Brand Ford closed down almost 7.5% on Monday.  The bloodletting was swift: the company basically fell off a cliff at about 3 p.m. The stock closed at $ 15, after ending Friday at $ 16. Concerns about Ford’s losses in Europe and South America appeared to drive the selloff. Bloomberg reported that Ford expects to […]

Vocativ Kenny Lissak, former SAC trader Former SAC Capital trader/founding partner Kenny Lissak shared a sad, cautionary tale with Vocativ about his addiction to painkillers destroyed his life. Lissak, who was filmed at his now-empty waterfront mansion, admitted to spending an obscene amount of money for drugs.  “I would give doctors big checks—twenty-five, fifty, hundred […]

This is the most expensive house ever listed for sale in Houston. The Wall Street Journal’s Candace Taylor reports that it is owned by Wilbur Bosarge Jr., co-founder of high-frequency trading firm Quantlab Financial. According to the realtor, Bosarge and his wife are selling the home because they’re often outside Houston, in other homes they own around the […]

iMoney Group (iMoney), a financial services comparison service, announces it has secured an investment of approximately RM13 million (US$ 4 million) from iSelect Limited (iSelect), Australia’s leading online comparison service. Co-funders of iMoney Lee Ching Wei and Bruno Araujo after announcing the landmark deal that will further accelerate the company’s growth The funds […]

From the 28 to 30 October 2014, the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) will host a number of global leaders, business leaders and high-profile speakers in Dubai, UAE, showcasing the potential of an Islamic economy. Organisers expect more than 2,500 participants to attend the conference, held at the Madinat Jumeirah. “The 10th […]