Cementing the road to recovery

APPROXIMATELY two years after seeing the entry of YTL Cement Bhd as major shareholder, Malayan Cement Bhd plans to buy 12 subsidiaries owned by the former for RM 5.16 billion. These subsidiaries, involved in the cement and ready-mixed concrete activity, are now hosted under the conglomerate YTL Corp Bhd. The …

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Hanes Jersey Short is Amazon’s best-selling garment

The products in this story are independently selected and presented. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. We understand – not everyone is a professional online marketer. If you dread scanning pages of endless listings and prices to find what you’re looking for, count …

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How did Target prove to Amazon

Of all the physical retailers, arguably none have done better than Target (NYSE: TGT) during the pandemic. The big box chain just completed its fifth consecutive quarter of double-digit comparable sales growth, posting comp growth of 22.9% in the first quarter, or more than 35% on a two-year basis. The …

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Why McDonald’s Rides Its Salaries

May 22, 2021 F OR YEARS McDonald’s has been a prime target in the battles of workers’ rights activists over miserable wages. The day before its annual general meeting on May 20, Fight for $ 15, an advocacy group, staged a strike by McDonald’s workers in 15 cities across America. …

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