Google founders' exit signals end of era at search giant

Alphabet share price ticks up as analysts forecast reduced spending on ‘moonshots’

M&C Saatchi shares plunge after second profit warning in 3 months

M&C Saatchi’s share price suffered its biggest fall since its 2004 listing, after the advertising agency issued its second profit warning in less than three months and said previously announced accounting errors could stretch back five y...

Metro Bank chief executive Craig Donaldson to step down

Departure will leave struggling UK bank without permanent CEO or chairman

Britain's housing market needs a permanent fix

Next government needs a credible plan for both building and renters

Investors boycott Brazil over Amazon deforestation concerns

Pressure mounts for Brazilian companies to become more compliant with ESG standards

Beauty company Natura balances profitability and sustainability

Brazilian company wants to be seen as ‘the friendly face of capitalism’

Scientists explore Amazonian biodiversity's role in society

Much like oil before it, realising the economic potential requires research, investment and oversight

Powerful interests pose threat to Amazon's forest communities

Front organisations backed by politicians are responsible for land grabs and deforestation

Ecuador's indigenous people under threat from oil drilling

Legal battles in national park pit local communities against government and oil companies

Celcom, Maxis to explore infrastructure sharing, accelerate 5G roll-out

Celcom Axiata Bhd (Celcom) and Maxis Bhd (Maxis) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore a potential partnership for efficient deployment of Malaysia’s 5G infrastructure, further supporting the development of the nation&rsq...

Buy London property, Hong Kong rebound uncertain: Christie's

London and Hong Kong, two premier financial hubs, have been stifled by ongoing political tension. But for real estate, the cities face different futures, according to the property arm of the world’s largest auction house.

Going Dutch to clean up Sungai Klang

Kelab Warisan Sungai Klang, a non-governmental organisation that champions river-cleaning efforts, hopes that one day the waters of its namesake would be categorised as safe for people to swim in.

Palm Oil's Price Switch Won't Save the Orangutan

Do not kid yourself you are helping the environment by buying products made with alternative fats.

The case for a circular world

Businesses, investors and consumers are looking beyond the ‘take-make-waste’ economy

Denmark's US$450b pension market slams new speculation ban

Denmark’s plan to rein in short-term property speculators has backfired as the country’s pension industry rips into the proposal.

Low Keng Huat posts Q3 loss, warns of poor sentiment from property cooling measures

MAINBOARD-LISTED builder Low Keng Huat (Singapore) has warned that property market softness from cooling measures lingers on, even as it sank into the red on the back of a sole private-home launch in the third quarter.

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YTL Reit's share price rise

Affin Hwang Capital expects YTL Hospitality Real Estate Investment Trust's share price to rise even higher on increased earnings forecasts and defensive-asset feature. The firm has set a higher target price for the REIT at RM1.46 from RM1.38 ...

Data-Driven Developments: Yeoh Pei Teeng

A new generation of property developers is emerging and slowly making its mark on one of the most challenging industries in the country. WIth youthful vigour, strong values and good mentors, these young men and women are stepping up to lead in the...

Sukuk option to fund cirebon job

YTL Power International Bhd is looking at the option of funding its US$2.5 billion Tanjung Jati A power project in Indonesia through the local bond market early next year.

Scholarships awarded to students

Fifty three Heriot-Watt University Malaysia students have been awarded the Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay Global Scholarships. “Education is one of my greatest passions. Education moulds minds, inspires achievements and, ultimately, builds nations. ...

Festive necessities, The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur way

With Christmas and all of its holiday components — the carols, airports and homecomings, stuffing for breakfast and then again for lunch — there’s an atmosphere that encompasses it all, one that embodies cosy, warm, home. The Maj...

Queen takes KLIA express train, winning people’s hearts

Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah has captured the people’s hearts when she took a KLIA express train from KL Sentral to KL International Airport to catch a flight.

Japan's first Ritz-Carlton Reserve to land in Niseko

The chief of YTL Hotels on Thursday said his company will keep bulking up its luxury presence in the booming Niseko winter resort town, which has become a magnet for international capital. At a news conference, Mark Yeoh, an executive directo...

YTL builds one of world's largest indoor entertainment arena

“Within the Brabazon Hangers, we have a unique and amazing opportunity to create something special that will greatly benefit the community. We have a tradition in our company that for every investment we do, we will host a concert of celebra...

YTL UK to redevelop Bristol's airfield into world class entertainment arena

YTL Developments UK will transform the gigantic Brabazon hangars at the former Filton airfield in the north of Bristol into a world class indoor entertainment arena.

YTL Communications claims Connectivity - Telecommunications prize at Malaysia Technology Excellence Awards

YTL Communications was handed the Connectivity - Telecommunications trophy at the recently concluded Malaysia Technology Excellence Awards.

YTL awards teachers and schools for adopting technology in education

Outstanding teachers and schools nationwide were honored for their efforts in adopting technology and raising the bar in 21st century education at the YTL Foundation Awards Night recently.

Splash of culture and diversity

MALAYSIA’s multicultural heritage was celebrated by children from several schools in Selangor. Themed “Lottie’s Cultural Splash” the event was organised by YTL Foundation and Pusat Kreatif Kanak-Kanak Tuanku Bainun and...