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1 hr ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Rayani Air To Begin Three-Weekly Flights From Melaka Next Year

Rayani Air, a new airline base in Melaka, will begin three-weekly flights to five domestic destinations from its hub at the Melaka International Airport in Batu Berendam here from January 2015.

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6 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

India's Homemade Food Crisis

India will not have enough arable land, irrigation, or energy to provide enough nutritious food to India's future 1.7 billion people if 35-40% of food output is left to rot.

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10 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Flying on empty: Can Malaysia Airlines survive?

"I'M so scared, I just want to get off this plane." The 26-year-old Australian woman at the centre of a Malaysia Airlines sexual assault allegation has spoken out.

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10 hrs ago | Suria

Changi Airport saw 4.6 million passenger...

Changi Airport handled 4.58 million passengers in July, one per cent more compared to the same period last year.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

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Majority of Americans say they would vacation without staying connected.

A new global survey found that only 35 percent of American travelers are unwilling to ditch their devices while on vacation, while travelers from Thailand were found to be the least prepared to give up their mobile technology, with a staggering 85 percent of Thai travelers saying they'd be unwilling to do so.

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Business Times

Luxury watch sales seen picking up in H2

Local sales of luxury timepieces are likely to repeat last year's pattern: down in the first half and up in the second [SINGAPORE] Local sales of luxury timepieces are likely to repeat last year's pattern: down in the first half and up in the second.

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Central Western Daily

Savings in the Spotlight as customers flood into new store

HAPPY DAYS:Spotlight Orange store manager Ricky Puata and Spotlight general manager Roy Sammartino say they have been overwhelmed by the positive response to the Orange store's opening.

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Malaysian National News Agency

MH17: Two More MH17 Victims Identified

From : Mohd Faizal Hassan AMSTERDAM, Aug 21 -- Two more Malaysian victims of the MH17 tragedy were identified on Wednesday, one a passenger and the other a crew member.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Growing Demand For Malaysian Handicraft, Food In Foreign Markets

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 -- The local handicraft and food sectors have great potential for expansion in international and local markets as a result of growing number of tourists visiting the country.

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Marine News

'Double Jeopardy - Trial by Media, Trial by Law' London Opening

BIMCO notes that the highly acclaimed "Double Jeopardy - trial by media, trial by law" first showcased at the BIMCO AGM in Dubai earlier this year is to be brought to the stage in a London theatre production on 3 November.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Former Bank of Japan governor joins NUS Business School

Mr Masaaki Shirakawa will join the former governor of the Reserve Bank of India, as one of two Distinguished Visiting Fellows at NUS Business School this year.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Asia News Network

MH17: - Let's all pay our last respects'

All Malaysians have been asked to join hands and show their respect for the victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 by observing a minute of silence when the remains of the first 20 victims come home tomorrow.

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The Star Online

Experts: Greater Singapore Sale required to beat competitors from other Asian cities

Big spenders: The growth in spending shows that Singapore remains an attractive shopping destination.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Brazilian Embassy casts doubt on authenticity of EcoHouse letters

The documents included letters with what appeared to be letterheads of state-owned bank Caixa Economica Federal and the state of Rio Grande do Norte.

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Big News Network.com

London world's most influential global city for 2014: Forbes

An analysis by Forbes magazine has revealed that London is the most influential city of the world for 2014, despite Britain coming second in the world power list.

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Forbes.com

The Ten Most Innovative Companies in Asia 2014

I got my start in journalism covering business news at The Straits Times in Singapore, reporting on entrepreneurship, macroeconomics and insurance in the country and beyond.

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Asia News Network

China investments in Malaysia to top US$1 billion

Approved investments from China into Malaysia are expected to exceed US$1 billion this year from more than US$900 million last year, said Embassy of the People's Republic of China to Malaysia economic counsellor Wu Zhengping.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Telegraph

Singapore PM asks Mamata about free land

Singapore, Aug. 19: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong asked Mamata Banerjee about availability of free land in Bengal when she went to call on him this afternoon.

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The Star Online

Bicycle lanes in KL next year

KUALA Lumpur will have about 10km of cycling lanes by middle of next year once three cycling lane projects in the city are completed.

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DNA India

Dubai is new favourite tourist destination for Indians: Survey

UAE's populous city Dubai has topped the list of most preferred overseas destination for Indian travellers in first half of 2014 in Hotels.com's Hotel Price Index survey.

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