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Skype joins list of apps on China blacklist

SHANGHAI (AFP) - Skype has apparently joined the lengthening list of Internet tools on China’s blacklist, disappearing from download stores with Apple saying yesterday it...

Greece upgrades 2018 growth forecast

ATHENS (AFP) - The Greek government has upgraded slightly its forecast for economic growth next year, according to its final 2018 budget, tabled late Tuesday. The...

Austria: Bitcoins stolen over public wireless network

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian police said cyber thieves transferred bitcoins worth more than 100,000 euros ($117,000) from a man’s account while he was logged...

ADB holds SBR training

THE Third Regional Technical Training on the Development and Applications of Statistical Business Registers (SBR) was officially opened by Pengiran Hajah Siti Nirmala binti...

September trade balance at B$204.4 million

TOTAL Trade increased by 25.1 per cent year-on-year to BND1,063.8 million; consisting exports (BND634.1 million) and imports (BND429.7 million), compared to BND850.2 million in...

AMBD continues outreach programme in Belait

|     Daniel Lim     | AUTORITI Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MoE) and the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA), continued...

Elevator safety roadshow on Friday

|     Fizah HAB     | SCHINDLER Liftec Sdn Bhd will host an elevator safety awareness roadshow on November 24, at The Mall, Gadong. The roadshow’s aim is...

Customer service training

NATIONAL Insurance Company Berhad (NICB) recently organised a training entitled, ‘Delivering World-Class Customer Service’ for its employees. The training conducted by a trainer from Kuala...

Asian markets rally after Wall St lead, euro struggles

HONG KONG (AFP) - Asian markets mostly rose yesterday as traders took heart from a healthy run on Wall Street, though German political uncertainty...

EasyJet annual profit drops 30pc as competition bites

LONDON (AFP) - EasyJet’s annual net profit slumped by almost one third on strong competition and a Brexit-fuelled slump in the pound, the British...

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