TOKYO, June 19 — Tokyo stocks ended higher today, extending rallies on Wall Street following upbeat comments from the US and China on trade ahead of the G20 summit.
KUALA LUMPUR: The crude palm oil (CPO) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives is expected to trade between RM1,950 and RM2,050 a tonne next week.
JAKARTA (June 14): Malaysia's benchmark palm oil contract closed unchanged on Friday, highlighting still sluggish demand, as gains earlier in the day on Indonesia's plans to increase bio content in bi...
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JAKARTA (June 14): Malaysian palm oil futures gained on Friday as expectations of solid biofuel demand from rival producer Indonesia and lack of crude palm oil (CPO) sellers supported prices.
KUALA LUMPUR/JAKARTA (June 13): Malaysian palm oil futures jumped more than 2% on Thursday, supported by overnight gains in U.S. soyoil on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). The benchmark palm oil con...
KUALA LUMPUR (June 13): Malaysian palm oil futures jumped nearly 2% during the first half of trade on Thursday, supported by overnight gains in US soyoil on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). The benc...
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures fell nearly 2% on Monday to their lowest in a month, weighed down by losses in soyoil on the U.S. Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) and weaker export demand.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 10): Malaysian palm oil futures fell nearly 2% on Monday to their lowest in a month, weighed down by losses in soyoil on the U.S. Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) and weaker export dem...
(June 10): Malaysia's June 1-10 palm oil exports seen at 376,802 tonnes versus May 1-10 at 550,785 tonnes, according to Amspec Malaysia.
Jade, widely dubbed as the 'dinosaur' in the retail trade, is hip again in China thanks to livestreaming.
The sedition investigation against the organisers of this year's Women's March has been classified as 'no further action' (NFA) and dropped, according to Muhyiddin Yassin.
PUTRAJAYA: Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) has urged the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) to drop charges against two of its activists who “defended” families from being evicted from Penang publi...
Notable filings BETWEEN May 6 and 10, notable shareholder movements in companies listed on Bursa Malaysia included the takeover of Milux Corp Bhd by Datuk Wira Ling Kah Chok and Asia Capital Fund Ltd.
KUALA LUMPUR: Kereta Api Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) will increase to two more electric train services (ETS) between Kuala Lumpur and Padang Besar to meet the high demand for the service in conjunction...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 27): Kereta Api Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) will increase two more electric train services (ETS) between Kuala Lumpur and Padang Besar to meet the high demand for the service in conju...
PSM has criticised the US Embassy for opting not to participate in a legal dispute involving a former employee.
NEW DELHI, May 27 — Asad Ahmed, one of about 1.2 million young Indians entering the cutthroat job market each month, diligently scribbles notes at a computer class in New Delhi.
PETALING JAYA: To reduce the risk of fatal accidents, Plus Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) advises users of its highways, especially motorcyclists, to be careful when using emergency lanes when they return to ...
PETALING JAYA: To reduce the risk of fatal accidents, Plus Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) advises users of its highways, especially motorcyclists, not to use the emergency lanes when they return to their home...
KOTA KINABALU: A photo of a group of Muslim trainee teachers conducting tahlil prayers in a Christian home in Tuaran near here has gone viral, with social media users describing the scene as a testament to Sabah's strong inter-faith relations.
KOTA KINABALU: Police have detained 42 individuals for drug-related offences in several raids carried out around the city including in Manggatal, Sembulan and Likas, since May 4.
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MAY 12 — Nobody talks about garbage until they smell the stink.
JERTIH (Bernama): Angry at having his sleep disturbed, a jobless man stabbed an imam who was reading the Quran over the loudspeaker.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Malaysia’s total palm oil stocks in April 2019 fell 6.62 per cent to 2.73 million tonnes from 2.92 million tonnes in March 2019.
SANDAKAN: The newly-elected Sandakan MP Vivian Wong Shir Yee spent her first morning as a people’s representative by visiting the grave of her late father Datuk Stephen Wong Tien Fatt, at the Sandak...
SIBU: A welder has been arrested for allegedly beating his two stepsons with a mosquito swatter, resulting in the two boys being warded in hospital.
PETALING JAYA: The police force's agreement to independent oversight will contribute significantly to the restoration of confidence among Malaysians in the law enforcement agency, says the Group of 25 Eminent Malays (G25).
GEORGE TOWN: DAP and its candidate Vivian Wong made history by winning the largest majority in Sandakan's electoral history, says party secretary-general Lim Guan Eng.
KOTA KINABALU: Opposition Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) is urging a thorough probe into allegations of vote buying in the just concluded Sandakan parliamentary by-election.
SANDAKAN (Bernama): The newly-elected Sandakan MP Vivian Wong Shir Yee spent her first morning as a people's representative visiting the grave of her late father Datuk Stephen Wong Tien Fatt at the Sandakan Christian Cemetery here Sunday (May 12).
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KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS), which yesterday lost the Sandakan by-election, has urged police not to leave “any stone unturned” in their probe of alleged vote-buying in the by-election...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 — DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng credited the Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal’s leadership as among major reasons for his party’s “shocking” land...
KOTA KINABALU: Mother's Day is special, not only for those who call themselves mothers, but also for the people who appreciate them.
The notice issued to eateries to close business from 8.30pm to 10pm during Ramadan was merely an advice, instead of instruction, says Kelantan Menteri Besar Ahmad Yakob.
ALOR SETAR, May 12 — An 11-year-old boy died, believed to have been strangled, after his neck was entangled in a curtain tie-back at his home in Taman Belimbing, Jitra, yesterday.
ALOR STAR: An 11-year-old boy died, believed to have been strangled, after his neck was entangled in a curtain tie-back at his home in Taman Belimbing, Jitra, yesterday.
SANDAKAN: Election Commission (EC) chairman Azhar Azizan Harun (pix) has described the Sandakan parliamentary by-election as the best by-election held under his watch.
SANDAKAN: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has expressed confidence that Vivian Wong Shir Yee will continue the work of her late father ((Datuk Stephen Wong Tien Fatt) in serving the people of S...
PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya is looking to sign an agreement with Tokyo which will see Malaysian blue-collar workers being sent to work in specified sectors in Japan under a visa programme launched last m...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 — The Kelantan government has officially discontinued a May 6 directive for food outlet operators to halt operations from 8.30pm to 10pm during Ramadan following public outcry.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 — Malaysia is planning to send skilled workers to Japan under the new visa programme the latter launched on April 1.
KUALA LANGAT: Individual septic tank owners have been advised to desludge their septic tanks once in every two years in a bid to preserve the environment, especially water sources.
In this exclusive interview, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohamad Ali remembers her late mother Siti Khatijah Ahmad, a woman who raised 10 children and was always striving to improve herself.
WASHINGTON, May 12 — President Donald Trump warned China yesterday that it should strike a trade deal with the United States now, otherwise an agreement would be “far worse for them if it has to b...
SANDAKAN: It was lunch time at a restaurant in Bandar Kim Fung, about eight kilometres from town.
SANDAKAN: State police are investigating claims of vote-buying in the Sandakan by-election.
SANDAKAN: Pakatan Harapan reigned supreme as DAP’s Vivian Wong won by a landslide in the Sandakan parliamentary by-election, crushing Parti Bersatu Sabah’s Datuk Linda Tsen.
SERI KEMBANGAN: Her mother could only read Jawi but that did not stop her from raising 10 children and improving herself.
SUNGAI PETANI: An environmental activist has been remanded for allegedly setting fire to a plastic recycling factory in Bakar Arang here.
IT has been no less than a spot on centrestage for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as the ruling coalition marked its one year in power.
Malaysia's ruling pact Pakatan Harapan (PH) yesterday won its first by-election this year in Sabah, breaking the coalition's streak of losing in the previous three by-elections.
SANDAKAN, May 11 (Bernama) — Election Commission (EC) chairman Azhar Azizan Harun has described the Sandakan parliamentary by-election as the best by-election held under his watch.
KOTA KINABALU: The DAP won the Sandakan by-election today with a bigger majority than in 2013 according to unofficial results.
KEPALA BATAS, May 11 — A 48-year old man, believed to be mentally-challenged, is alleged to have set fire to three semi-detached houses in Pangkalan Bangor here today.
SANDAKAN, May 11 — Election Commission returning officer Hamsan Awang Supain has confirmed DAP’s Vivian Wong’s victory in the Sandakan by-election with 16,012 votes.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) today congratulated DAP’s Vivian Wong for winning the Sandakan by-election.
SANDAKAN, May 11 — Jubilant and excited at her win, Vivian Wong Shir Yee said she never expected such a big win that would overtake her father’s unprecedented majority.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — DAP’s Sandakan by-election win is a clear “a knockout blow’’ to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and a rejection of his “Malu apa bossku” campaign, Lim...
GEORGE TOWN: The body of a 46-year-old who is believed to have jumped off Penang Bridge has been found.
KOTA KINABALU: DAP met expectations with early unofficial results for the Sandakan by-election showing its candidate, Vivian Wong, on track to retain the seat for DAP with a huge majority.
SHAH ALAM (May 11): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT), will establish an Industrialised Building System (IBS) academy in an effort to provide young people the opportunity to learn th...
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SANDAKAN: The police have opened six investigation papers from 12 reports which were received during the Sandakan by-election campaign as of 12 midnight, yesterday.
SANDAKAN: DAP has unofficially retained its stronghold of two-terms with its candidate Vivian Wong in the Sandakan by-election.
SANDAKAN: Despite suffering from a low turn-out, DAP’s Vivian Wong is now leading by more than 7,000 votes against her main rival Datuk Linda Tsen from Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) in the Sandakan by-election.
Conflicts can be avoided in the Muslim world if all parties adhere to Islamic teachings, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.He said this at the breaking-of-the-fast event at the Malaysian Isl...
SANDAKAN, May 11 — All 19 polling centres for the Sandakan Parliamentary by-election were closed at 5pm after having been opened at 7.30am.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Fugitive televangelist Dr Zakir Naik has conceded that he is willing to face justice back in India, but only if he is not arrested there until he is tried in court and convict...
ALOR STAR: A non-governmental organisation (NGO) member was detained yesterday to facilitate investigations following a fire at a recycling plant in Jalan Bakar Arang, Sungai Petani on April 18.
SANDAKAN POLLS | The police have opened six investigation papers based on 12 reports received during the Sandakan by-election campaign as of 12 midnight, yesterday.
SHAH ALAM, May 11 — The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT), will establish an Industrialised Building System (IBS) academy in an effort to provide young people the opportunity to learn ...
SANDAKAN, May 11 — The police opened six investigation papers from 12 reports which were received during the Sandakan by-election campaign as of 12am, yesterday.
GEORGE TOWN: The police are looking for a 46-year-old man who may have jumped or fallen off Penang Bridge together with the Marine Police, Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency and the Fire and Rescue Department.
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SANDAKAN: Only 37% of the voters in the Sandakan by-election have cast their ballots as at 1pm today, with four hours to go before polling centres close.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reminded those in public office not to infringe on the rights of others if they were not being defamed, saying the constitution guarantees Malays...
KANGAR (Bernama): A hostel warden who was said to have sodomised two students and molested three others at a tahfiz school at Simpang Empat here was detained at midnight on Friday (May 10).
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police are investigating claims that voters received money from certain quarters amid the Sandakan polls, says state police commissioner Datuk Omar Mammah.
IPOH: A 56-year-old man died after his two sons allegedly hit him over money issues.
SHAH ALAM: China-based developers have been roped in to offer rent-to-own affordable homes that are built using Industrialised Building System (IBS), says Zuraida Kamaruddin.
KUCHING: A Sarawak lawmaker has lauded Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg’s decision to seek decentralisation or devolution of authority over education and health matters in the state.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — DAP lawmaker Hannah Yeoh today chided Umno’s Tan Sri Annuar Musa who criticised her for using her federal allocation for mosques in her Segambut constituency.
MIRI: Sarawak will be getting its fair share of the 100,000 units of affordable housing that will be built by the Pakatan Harapan government, says Sarawak Pakatan secretary Senator Alan Ling Sie Kiong.
JOHOR BARU: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar met Queen Elizabeth II at the prestigious Royal Windsor Horse Show in Britain.
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LETTER | Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammed yesterday gave a historic and pleasant present to all Malaysians in a special address to the people on the first anniversary of the Pakatan Harapan gov...
PRIME Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad gave a historic and pleasant gift to all Malaysians during a special address to the people on the first anniversary of the Pakatan Harapan government’s rule in...
THE dollar’s strength was broad-based, supported by safe-haven play after President Donald Trump tweeted about raising current tariffs from 10% to 25% on US$200bil worth of Chinese imports and accused the Chinese of backpedalling on trade talks. However, the US dollar erased its weekly gains after April core producer prices unexpectedly edged lower to 0.1% month-on-month (m-o-m) from 0.3% m-o-m in March (consensus: 0.2%).
SANDAKAN POLLS | Election Commission (EC) chief Azhar Harun said 12 police reports and one MACC report were lodged during the campaign period for the Sandakan by-election.
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The US Justice Department announced on Friday (May 10) it had charged former Fugees rapper Prakazrel "Pras" Michel and wealthy Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho, popularly know...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 ― An estimated 20 per cent of the 39,684 registered voters in Sandakan have cast their ballots by 10am today, the Election Commission (EC) announced.
KOTA KINABALU: The Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu treated 20 children and four adults from a Tambunan orphanage on Friday (May 10).
HARRIS Shah has been buying gold as an investment for the last eight years.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor maintained her not guilty plea at the Sessions Court here today to an amended charge of receivin...
TAPAH (Bernama): Part two of the special bonus for state civil servants in Perak will be paid on May 16, says Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) accepts the decision of the government on the new car tinting ruling, says Bukit Aman Investigation and Traffic Enforcement Department director Datuk Azisman Alias.
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has asked to give the government a bit time to fulfill all of its election promises.The Prime Minister said it was not enough to judge Pakatan Harapan's performance just within...