Volvo Malaysia bullish of truck sales in northern region

Volvo Malaysia Sdn Bhd is bullish of growth for its truck division in the northern region amid rising logistics services, says managing director Mats Nilsson. He said Volvo' long-term business strategy in the northern region was factored by sustainable economic opportunities, increasing number of customer base with long-time... Read More

The strike at Yue Yuen – which says it is the world

The strike at Yue Yuen – which says it is the world's largest branded footwear manufacturer, making over 300 million pairs of shoes last year – is not just one of China's biggest in recent years, it's also clearly driven by workers' fears that they have been scammed by an opaque and convoluted welfare payment system. – Reuters pic, April 20, 2014

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