SUNGAI PETANI: A housewife was charged at the magistrate’s court here today with four counts of cheating over umrah packages involving losses of RM12,000 in 2012 and 2013.
SUNGAI PETANI, Aug 13 — A housewife was charged at the Magistrate’s Court here today with four counts of cheating over umrah packages involving losses of RM12,000 in 2012 and 2013.
Penang police scored a major success in its fight against the drug menace with the arrest of a man and the seizure of an assortment of drugs worth RM1.14 million last Wednesday.Deputy state police chi...
PUTRAJAYA: The visa-on-arrival (VOA) facility for tourists from China and India has been extended at six additional entry points beginning July 15 in a bid to promote Visit Malaysia Year 2020.
KULALA LUMPUR - Credit cards belonging to Malaysia's disgraced ex-leader Najib Razak were used to spend over US$800,000 (S$1.09 million) in one day at a luxury jeweller in Italy, a court has heard.
GUA MUSANG: Police arrested three men believed to be trafficking drugs in two separate raids in Kampung Jerek Luar, Bertam, on Tuesday.
Jade, widely dubbed as the 'dinosaur' in the retail trade, is hip again in China thanks to livestreaming.
KUALA LUMPUR: Crude palm oil (CPO) futures on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives are likely to trade between RM2,000 and RM2,050 a tonne next week on demand from China, India, Pakistan and the Middle East, said a dealer.
KUALA LUMPUR: Crude palm oil (CPO) futures on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives are likely to trade between RM2,000 and RM2,050 a tonne next week on demand from China, India, Pakistan and the Middle East, said a dealer
Looks like GoPro will be facing a direct competitor very soon as DJI is about to introduce their first-ever action camera.
SINGAPORE: Royal Dutch Shell plans to carry out maintenance at an oilfield offshore Sabah in eastern Malaysia, reducing the volume of Kimanis crude exports in July, four sources said on Thursday.
SERDANG: There were no "happy endings" after police raided a prostitution den that was hidden behind a massage parlour.
BMW Group Malaysia has announced an extended warranty programme for customers who purchase a new BMW or MINI vehicle from now until June 30, 2019.
It’s been months since the DS7 Crossback made its appearance here in Malaysia, but now, the DS Store PJ has revealed the pricing for the SUV on its Facebook page, with the Performance Line costing R...
Sharp still makes smartphones primarily for the local Japan market and they have just introduced its new flagship model with the Aquos R3. Apart from the usual top-rate hardware, this device has a dis...
It’s been close to a year since ASUS announced its TUF Gaming notebook series to the masses.
TASEK GELUGOR: Some 120 flood victims from 23 families are still housed at two relief centres opened here and in Butterworth until 7pm this evening.
Some 120 flood victims from 23 families are still housed at two relief centres opened in Tasek Gelugor and Butterworth until 7pm this evening.
TASEK GELUGOR (Bernama): Some 120 flood victims from 23 families are still housed at two relief centres opened here and in Butterworth as at 7pm Thursday (May 9).
Samsung has just announced two new image sensors that offer ultra-high resolution photography for mobile devices.
MELAKA (May 9): The Melaka Registrar of Society (RoS Melaka) invites residents’ associations in the state to apply for community grants (G-KOM) provided by the government to ensure their neighbour...
Samsung today announced new additions to its ISOCELL sensor lineup for camera smartphones in the form of ISOCELL Bright GW1 and ISOCELL Bright GM2. Their arrival marked the expansion of Samsung’s fa...
Proton has confirmed that we can expect facelifted versions of the Saga and Exora MPV to be introduced by the end of 2019.
HE came, he heard, he saw and now Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has a clearer picture of what the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is all about.
JOHOR BARU: The marine police have seized 6,400 cartons of illegal cigarettes from China worth almost RM650,000 inside a lorry during a raid at Taman Ungku Tun Aminah here.
PETALING JAYA: The ongoing transformation of Sarawak Plantation Bhd (SPB) undertaken by timber and plantation group Ta Ann Holdings Bhd is steadily heading towards better growth and sustainable profits.
Gaza militants fired more than 250 rockets into Israeli towns and villages through Saturday, while Israel hit back with tank shelling and air strikes that Palestinian officials said killed four people...
KUALA LUMPUR: A special cabinet meeting has been held to address the problem of unemployment among youths, according to Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad (pix).
KUALA LUMPUR, May 4 — A special Cabinet meeting has been held to address the problem of unemployment among youths, says Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad.
Most high-tech speaker brands are trying to follow the latest trend of smart speakers like Amazon's Alexa. But British company Bowers & Wilkins is trying to do something different.
LETTER | Capitalism thrives on communities ignorance which has led to hyper-consumerism to the extent it is threatening our planet.
A kidney needed for transplantation has been delivered by a drone for the first time ever, a development that could herald faster and safer organ transport.
When it comes to the crossover market, the Renault Captur has been a solid left-field contender among the traditional, practicality-driven offerings.
Valve has officially launched its new VR headset.
The Renault Captur facelift, introduced here a year ago, has received an update.
KUALA LUMPUR: TC Euro Cars (TCEC), the sole franchise holder of Renault vehicles in Malaysia, has announced the introduction of the Captur+ crossover that comes with a cleaner engine and added 'bells...
PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian woman living in Australia, Siti Nurhidayah, 24, is reported to have been arrested for allegedly trying to blackmail an Australian couple while their child was dying.
MELAKA, April 28 — Local entrepreneurs should aim for at least five per cent of the global halal product market, estimated to be worth US$7 trillion, said Entrepreneur Development Minister Datuk Ser...
This is your last chance to listen to some 120,000 songs from Indian artists and Hindi film soundtracks on Spotify, as they're all about to disappear from the streaming platform following failed negotiations with a major local record label.
ALOR GAJAH (Bernama): A foreign tanker believed to be involved in an oil spill in the waters off Tanjung Balau and Batu Layar near Kota Tinggi, Johor, on April 17 has been traced outside the nation's waters, says Marine Department director-general Datuk Baharin Abdul Hamid.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has considered prima facie evidence of dumping, injury and causal link and decided to initiate the anti-dumping investigation on imports of reinforcing bar from the alleged coun...
Initially spotted yesterday by OtoDriver, Honda Indonesia has officially introduced the facelifted BR-V. Visually, the facelifted Honda BR-V receives a new blacked-out front grille with a lone chrome ...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 26): The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) said it has received a petition from the Malaysia Steel Association asking for an anti-dumping investigation on imports...
PUTRAJAYA: The Transport Ministry and the maritime industry are working hard to meet the 2020 deadline to reduce sulphur in marine fuel to 0.5%.
LONDON, April 25 — British bank Barclays rebounded into net profit in the first quarter, as a year-earlier heavy US fine was not repeated this time around, it said today.
LAST year, Boustead Plantations Bhd recorded its first full-year loss since listing in 1973, which meant it did not declare quarterly dividends for the final quarter for the first time.
The facelifted Honda BR-V has been caught in Indonesia, possibly hinting that a regional debut will happen pretty soon.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Wiko Malaysia has just announced the Y60. This is an ultra-budget smartphone that runs on Android Go and it also supports 4G connectivity.
Don’t you like it when new things pop up to inject the some vibrancy into the same cycle of motions?
Wiko Malaysia has just announced the Y60. This is an ultra-budget smartphone that runs on Android Go and it also supports 4G connectivity.
Xiaomi has just announced the Redmi Y3 and this is their new affordable smartphone that comes with a high resolution 32MP selfie camera.
While ASUS has had many variations of the ROG Zephyrus line, it looks like there is a new one joining the team.
KUALA LUMPUR: The new Citroen C3 Aircross sport utility vehicle (SUV) (pic) is expected to boost the French marque’s presence in Malaysia, due to continued growth in the SUV segment.
KUALA LUMPUR: Naza Euro Motors has launched the Citroën C3 Aircross sport utility vehicle (SUV) priced at RM115,888 on-the-road without insurance.
Shortly after its first public debut at the recent 2019 Malaysia Autoshow, Proton has officially introduced the facelifted Proton Iriz.
AutoBuzz.my’s 2018 Compact Hatchback of the Year now comes with a new face and a refreshed interior and Proton has officially launched it along with the facelifted Persona.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 23 ― The OnePlus 7 is going to be announced very soon and this year, they will unveil at least two new models.
The OnePlus 7 is going to be announced very soon and this year, they will unveil at least two new models.
GEORGE TOWN: It was a longer than usual Good Friday service at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Pulau Tikus.
With the P30 series, Huawei has cemented itself as a formidable brand in smartphone photography but what makes the P30 and P30 Pro such an astonishing tool for taking pictures?
MUMBAI: Jet Airways shares sank 34 percent on Thursday in a sign investors were sceptical about a revival, even as lenders to the carrier said they are "reasonably hopeful" the bidding process for the grounded Indian airline will end successfully.
MUMBAI: Lessors to India’s Jet Airways Ltd have applied to deregister another four Boeing Co 737 planes, the Indian aviation regulator said on its website , even as the embattled carrier seeks emergency funding from its lenders.
MUMBAI, April 17 — India’s embattled Jet Airways Ltd is set to temporarily halt operations from today onward after its lenders rejected the airline’s plea for emergency funds, three sources from...
TWO years after venturing into the cold chain logistics segment, Tasco Bhd’s endeavour has reached an inflection point as it welcomes a new institutional partner.
Honor Malaysia launches the new Honor 20 Lite featuring a triple camera setup with an ultrawide lens and a 6.21in Dewdrop display.
Aston Martin Lagonda has revealed the final production-ready version of its first all-electric production car, the Rapide E at the Auto Shanghai motor show.
Our Head of Editorial, Denis Wong just witnessed the unveiling of the all-new Nissan Sylphy and along with these pictures, was a text message that said he’s never been so aroused by a Nissan since t...
MIRI: A total of 407 natives have been rendered homeless from the Uma Bawang longhouse fire in the resettlement scheme near Bakun Dam.
MIRI: Hundreds are believed to have been rendered homeless, following a fire in the Uma Bawang longhouse in the resettlement scheme near Bakun Dam.
All set for battle! Sunway Velocity Mall ’s annual Spelling Bee Championship held on April 6 and 7 saw the participation of 120 multicultural students from various international, private and nation...
REFERRING to a letter in The Star dated April 6 titled “MM2H an excellent government initiative” (online at bit.ly/star_home), the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (Motac) would li...
EXABYTES Capital Group Sdn Bhd has emerged as the largest web hosting provider in Indonesia with its acquisition of PT Master Web Network (MWN).
MUMBAI, April 14 — India’s beleaguered Jet Airways was staring at a fresh crisis today as hundreds of pilots and other top staff threatened to go on strike over unpaid salaries.
LETTER | There are two ways to look at the new departure levy.
APRIL 13 — There are two ways to look at the new departure levy.
GEORGE TOWN: As the Sikh community in Malaysia continues to grow, public awareness of the Vaisakhi festival, which is held to celebrate the birth of the Khalsa brotherhood, has also increased in Penang.
We’ve heard a lot of rumours about the PlayStation 5 (PS5) already, from its supposed 2020 announcement to its support for backwards compatibility.
The Honda BR-V Special Edition is currently on display at the 2019 Malaysia Autoshow, alongside the Jazz Mugen, CR-V Mugen Concept and Civic Type R Mugen Concept.
PETALING JAYA: The police have been told to investigate Felda “without fear or favour” over its luxurious projects and over-the-top contracts.
Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) has announced the official tentative prices for the 2019 Nissan X-Trail facelift, which are lower than previously estimated.
Honda Malaysia has brought the Jazz Mugen to this year’s Malaysia Autoshow following its introduction last month.
BMW Malaysia today launched the BMW i3s at the 2019 Malaysia Autoshow, making it the first premium car brand to introduce an all-electric vehicle in our country.
BMW Group Malaysia has just unveiled the BMW i3s, the first Battery Electric Vehicle or in other words a pure electric vehicle at the 2019 Malaysia Autoshow in MAEPS, Serdang.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Malaysia’s manufacturing sales grew 5.5 per cent in February 2019 to RM65.8 billion compared with last year’s RM62.3 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
PETALING JAYA: Various luxurious projects and inflated contracts (Projek Mewah dan Kontrak Melambung) were entered into by Felda under the previous government, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
MP SPEAKS | Under the previous government led by Dato’ Sri Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, various luxurious projects and exaggerated contracts were entered into by Felda.
SEREMBAN: “I will vote as long as I live,” said one of the oldest living voters in the Rantau state constituency.
Carrying on with its steady stream of acquisitions in the region as it cements its position as one of the top Southeast Asian hosting companies, Exabytes Capital Group Sdn Bhd on April 11 announced i...
Voters in Israel's election who are blind and visually impaired cast their ballots unassisted on April 9 thanks to a local invention that "read" the options out loud for them.
BMW has just presented the China market exclusive long-wheelbase version of the eight-generation BMW 3 Series sedan at the 2019 Shanghai Auto Show.
SEATTLE, April 10 — Boeing Co's orders and deliveries sank in the first quarter, with zero new orders for the 737 MAX following a worldwide grounding in March in the wake of two fatal plane crashes.
Both Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main challenger Benny Gantz claimed victory in Israel's election yesterday, with several exit polls giving the veteran right-wing leader an advantage in ...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital (TSH), a unit of KPJ Healthcare Bhd, has set aside RM200 million for the construction of its new tower block, which upon completion will add 12...
THE number of Professionals, Managers, Executives and Technicians (PMET) jobs for Software, Web and Media developer positions grew nearly 50% from 4,520 job openings in 2017 to 6,700 in 2018, accordin...
Two former soldiers and an Indonesian national were found guilty by the Court of Appeal today for conspiring to promote terrorism.
As a brand, Razer has always been known as a maker of gaming peripherals.
PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal today found two ex-soldiers and an Indonesian guilty of planning to kidnap former prime minister Najib Razak and other top leaders, overturning the finding of the trial ...
LETTER | The United Nations Association of Malaysia (UNAM) notes with regret the precipitate decision of the Malaysian government to withdraw from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.
THE United Nations Association of Malaysia (Unam) notes with regret the precipitate decision of the Malaysian government to withdraw from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC). It...
DIGI Telecommunications Sdn Bhd’s PhoneFreedom 365 phone ownership plan is now available for new registrations, port-ins and existing customers who want to own a device which suits their lifestyle, ...