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Daily News

18 October 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE

US hotel industry’s plan to end daily housekeeping could cost 181k jobs, US$4.8 billion in lost wages

Small businesses struggling to find and retain workers as many reconsider career paths

Melbourne set to lift its stay-at-home orders

Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra not ceasing operations, but downsizing could hurt quality

MALAYSIA

Aviation

CEO of Malaysia Airlines parent tells us if restructuring plan will work

AirAsia X sets November date for creditor meetings to vote on restructuring proposal

Employment

Reinstatement of officer sacked for Facebook comment upheld

Manufacturing

Anti-dumping duties on imports of certain cold-rolled coils from China, South Korea and Vietnam

Property

NPC Resources disposing of all its agricultural land in Sabah

Sport

Formula 1 partners Petronas, Mercedes deny report saying that they will part ways

Tax

Focus of audit activity should be clearly distinguished from investigations

ASIA

Technology

Apple may be facing probe in South Korea over compliance with payment systems

Wealth

Family money in SE Asia very alive to what technology and tech investments are bringing

AUSTRALIA

Energy

Senex giving POSCO exclusive due diligence access until November to better twice-improved bid

Shell commits up to US$3 billion to build up power businesses in US, Europe and Australia

Intellectual property

Seven West Media wants convenience franchise 7-Eleven to remove trademarks registered

EUROPE

Autos

Porsche Taycan outsold flagship 911 sports car in first nine months

Technology

Facebook seeking high-skilled engineers in push to build ‘metaverse’

SINGAPORE

Employment

Signs to watch for in identifying a toxic workplace culture

Property

Kimen’s maiden project Jervois Mansion is 98% sold

Utilities

Ohm Energy third company to exit retail electricity market

UK

Autos

Britishvolt poised to choose London for float next year

Retail

Selfridges could change hands for first time in two decades

Technology

Sweden’s Klarna announces sweeping changes to services

US

Real estate

Buyers in Washington, DC have more than 3,500 properties to choose from

Historic Tennessee town an hour south of Nashville can be yours for US$725k

Retail

E-commerce business of Saks Fifth Avenue preparing for IPO next year