Is this the end of piracy? Hollywood is hopeful
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Is this the end of piracy? Hollywood is hopeful

A FEW years behind Wall Street, it’s now Hollywood’s turn to use bitcoin technology. Utilising it for movie distribution, the development has been hailed as the beginning of the end for piracy. Leading the charge is No Postage Necessary, a romantic

ComfortDelGro hits 7-year high
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ComfortDelGro hits 7-year high

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – ComfortDelGro shares surged on Wednesday to hit a seven-year top on better-than-expected first-quarter earnings and expectations of favourable policy changes, while the Singapore index rebounded from 1-month lows. Shares

Jobless rate inches up amid tight labour market
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Jobless rate inches up amid tight labour market

The job scene here is off to a tepid start this year, with the highest jobless rate and lowest increase in new jobs filled since 2011. While unemployment remained low at 2.1 per cent in the first quarter, this seasonally adjusted rate was

South Korea ferry owner seeks asylum: report
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South Korea ferry owner seeks asylum: report

SEOUL (AFP) – South Korean prosecutors investigating April’s ferry disaster said on Tuesday the fugitive head of the family that owns the vessel had indirectly approached a foreign embassy in Seoul over asylum, but was rejected. Briefing

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5 things about KLIA2

Malaysia’s new budget terminal KLIA2 opened on May 2, 2014, hailed as the start of Malaysia’s journey to become a global aviation hub. Here are 5 things about KLIA2. COST  Workers at the under construction low-cost carrier terminal