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KUCHING, April 21 — The government has allocated a total of RM140 million for the transportation of basic necessities to interior areas under the essential goods price standardisation programme nati...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — On day five of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s SRC International Sdn Bhd trial, it was revealed that 17 cheques had been issued from AmIslamic Bank accounts where RM42 million of...
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KULIM: The government, in principle, has agreed to extend the period of enforcement of the Festive Season Price Control Scheme (FSPCS) in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri in June compared to betw...
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JOHOR BARU: As Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar calls on the authorities to step up patrols to prevent the illegal dumping of sludge within the state’s waters, more oil spills were spotted during the clean-up off Kota Tinggi.
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KULIM: The government, in principle, has agreed to extend the period of enforcement of the Festive Season Price Control Scheme in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidil­fitri in June, says Datuk Seri Saifud­din Nasution Ismail.
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Every time I tell people that Kuala Lumpur properties are still considered cheap, they will look at me.
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For its next console after the PS4, Sony says it wants to tackle a problem gamers have been struggling with for a long time: load times.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The police will open investigations after a CCTV recording of proceedings in the trial Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak, went viral after it was uploaded on Facebook.
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The UK government has announced that its age verification laws to prevent minors from viewing pornography will take effect starting 15 July 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The police will open investigation under the Police Inquiry Paper regarding the viral of a closed circuit TV camera recording of proceedings on the trial of former prime min...
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is estimated that 30% of diabetic patients experience heart failure, thus increasing the risk of premature death, says Universiti Teknologi Mara’s (UiTM) consultant cardiologist, As...
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Developer and owner of Menara Celcom in PJ Sentral Garden City in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB), is reported by The Edge as having appointed at least six real estate age...
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GENTING Malaysia Bhd (code: 4715) appeared to be initiating a rebound in Friday trading as it turned higher to cross the 100-day simple moving average (SMA) on bullish momentum.
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The ringgit is likely to trade higher next week, ranging from RM4.10 to RM4.15 against the US dollar, spurred by improved risk appetite for the local currency amid growing optimism over the recovery i...
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is estimated that 30% of diabetic patients experience heart failure, thus increasing the risk of premature death, says Universiti Teknologi Mara’s (UiTM) consultant cardiologist Dr ...
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TAIPING: Police detained two women and a man who were believed to have extorted a male victim at a coffee shop, here last Monday.
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TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co will donate €100,000 (US$112,450) for the rebuilding of fire-ravaged Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, a pledge that comes as the Japanese automaker seeks to repair strained relations with the French government and partner Renault SA after former chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested.
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SEREMBAN: Civil servants can now take a 15-minute break during working hours to do light exercises, said Public Service Department director-general Datuk Seri Borhan Dolah.
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MANDAPOP superstar Jay Chou’s wife Hannah Quinlivan might have a chance of being cast in Marvel Studios’ Black Widow stand-alone movie, Sin Chew Daily reported.
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PUTRAJAYA: A preliminary report released by the Transport Ministry on the Sultan Abdul Aziz Airport runway accident that killed a worker showed that his escort vehicle did not move despite attempts to warn of an incoming aircraft.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The renegotia­ted East coast Rail Link (ECRL) project offers plenty of opportunities to local contractors, including bumiputra, in public works like supplies and technical aspects, said Tun Daim Zainuddin.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The search for the next Asia Young Designer has begun with the launch of the 12th instalment of the Asia Young Designer Awards (AYDA) on April 9.
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DUSHANBE (Tajikistan), April 20 — China’s state-owned engineering company CMEC will modernise Tajikistan’s flagship aluminium smelter in a US$545 million (RM2.2 billion) deal, a representative f...
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WASHINGTON, April 20 ­— The International Monetary Fund (IMF) board yesterday approved an US$118.2 million (RM488.4 million) credit that will be rushed out for cyclone-devastated Mozambique to help...
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Naza Italia has officially launched the Ferrari F8 Tributo in conjunction with the 10th anniversary celebrations of Ferrari Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia.
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UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) officially launched the Toyota Yaris yesterday night, and they had a surprise in store.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The spillover effects of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project are projected to change the socio-economic landscape of the States concerned and stimulate economic developmen...
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PUTRAJAYA: Two air traffic controllers on duty during the fatal accident at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport’s runway in Subang on March 18 have been suspended pending investigations, according to...
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GOUDA (Netherlands), April 19 ― Surrounded by 15-kg (33 lb) wheels of cheese ready to be carted away in horse-drawn carriages, a dairy farmer in the Dutch city of Gouda faces off against a cheese tr...
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Two air traffic controllers on duty during the fatal accident at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport's runway in Subang on March 18 have been suspended pending investigations, said Transport Minister A...
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SHAH ALAM: A forensic expert told the inquest into Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim’s death that it was unlikely that the late fireman stepped out from his medical van during the Seafield temple riot last ...
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BUTTERWORTH: The magistrate’s court here today fixed June 3 this year for management of a case where a man was charged with 18 counts of cheating 14 people of RM51,800 in relation to the sale of “...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The spillover effects of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project are projected to change the socio-economic landscape of the states concerned and stimulate economic development.
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KLANG: A housewife was charged at the sessions court here today with two counts of trafficking two newborn babies in February this year.
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): Two air traffic controllers on duty during the fatal accident at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport's runway in Subang on March 18 have been suspended pending investigations, says Anthony Loke.
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PUTRAJAYA (April 19): Two air traffic controllers on duty during the fatal accident at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport's runway in Subang on March 18 have been suspended pending investigations, sai...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — Apple’s latest 2nd gen AirPods are now on sale in Malaysia.
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Almost instantly after the sparks ignited at Notre-Dame de Paris on April 15 evening, footage of the flames proceeding to swallow the cathedral’s iconic spire spread through social media. And whenever a disaster becomes international news, as we’ve seen time and again, a Silicon Valley mishap is sure to follow close behind.
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Netflix announced plans April 18 to create a New York City production centre for its original programmes that could lead to thousands of new jobs.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — The spillover effects of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project are projected to change the socio-economic landscape of the states concerned and stimulate economic developm...
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KLANG, April 19 — A housewife was charged at the Sessions Court here today with two counts of trafficking two newborn babies in February this year.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Judicial and Legal Service Officers Association (Jalsoa) says it will obtain feedback from its members on separating the roles of attorney-general (AG) and public prosecutor (PP). Jalso...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Malaysian palm oil futures rose during the first half of trade on Friday, in line for a third day of gains in four, tracking strength in U.S. soyoil on the Chicago Board of Tr...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 19 — The private jet involved in the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport runway collision had received landing clearance from the Subang Control Tower before the accident.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Trading in embattled Seacera Group Bhd's shares was halted for an hour this morning after the group's board of directors announced that it would take legal action against its ...
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In response to the fire that partially consumed the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Ubisoft is giving out Assassin’s Creed Unity for free this week.
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TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co. is planning to cut global output by around 15 percent for the fiscal year to March 2020, the Nikkei reported, citing unnamed sources.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) is slightly higher at the early session today amid mild buying interest in the heavyweights led by Petronas Chemicals and Maybank.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips edged higher early Friday with some buying support sees in Petronas Gas and Maybank while the broader market firmed up slightly.
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SIBU: It will be a bleak Gawai for 161 residents of Rumah Umpang, Ulu Bauh Celon in Selangau as their longhouse was totally destroyed in a late night fire on Thursday (April 18).
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NEW YORK, April 19 — Netflix announced plans yesterday to create a New York City production centre for its original programmes that could lead to thousands of new jobs.
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KUALA LUMPUR: PublicInvest research has downgraded the rubber gloves sector to “underweight” from “neutral” as it expects price-earnings contraction to continue.
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Hong Kong: It takes a strong stomach to be bearish on Chinese distiller Kweichow Moutai Co.
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ZURICH: As merger talks between Deutsche Bank AG and Commerzbank AG appear to run into more obstacles, potential suitors are jockeying for a piece of the German banking market should government efforts to create a national champion fail.
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TOKYO: More than 60 percent of Japanese companies want authorities to go ahead with a sales tax hike in October, but feel that additional government spending is needed to cushion the blow on the economy, a Reuters monthly poll showed.
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PETALING JAYA: Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd’s unit has inked a US$360mil (RM1.49bil) agreement with Measat Global Bhd to use 12 transponders on the latter’s satellite over a 15-year period.
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KUALA LUMPUR: An interior design company owner told the High Court yesterday that he carried out work to build a storeroom with a wardrobe and pantry at the house of the ‘number one man’ in 2014, ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Founder of the Malaysian Marijuana Education Movement Mohd Zaireen Zainal has escaped the death sentence.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18):  Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Friday (April 19) may include the following: CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, Genting Bhd, As...
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The 2019 Toyota Yaris has finally been officially launched in Malaysia.
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Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) has kicked off its annual promotion for the Hari Raya Aidilfitri holidays, with rebates across the lineup as well as discounts and free gifts when you service your veh...
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YOODO - Malaysia’s first customisable digital mobile service is cementing their place in e-sports with a line-up of gaming centric announcements including the return of the Player Unknown’s Battle...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Vsolar Group Bhd today entered into a collaboration agreement with Hong Kong’s PB Control Limited (PB) to examine the viability of establishing a production facility in Mala...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: There is no point in grumbling on social media when faced with communications and multimedia service problems, but to instead make official complaints with the Communications and Mul...
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government has discontinued its practice of importing dairy and beef cattle from Australia after discovering discrepancies in the system.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court heard today that renovation and plumbing works amounting to RM156,500 were carried out at the private residence of Najib Razak in Langgak Duta here.
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The car that took centre stage at the 2019 Malaysia Auto Show, the all-new Toyota Yaris, has been officially launched by UMW Toyota Motor with three variants available.
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Australian electoral authorities say they have for the first time set up a cybersecurity task force and are working with social media companies to tackle misinformation in the run up to general elections on May 18.
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Maurice Washington III, 19, was charged in December in Santa Clara County Superior Court with one felony count of child pornography and a misdemeanour count of distributing a private sexual video to cause emotional distress, a violation of what is commonly known as California's "revenge porn" law.
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TAIPEI, April 18 — A 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan today, the US Geological Survey said, disrupting traffic and injuring 17 people.
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JOHOR BARU: Six family members, who have been living in poverty, were shocked when enforcement officers from the Johor Housing Secretariat (SUK Perumahan) evicted them from their flat on Tuesday (April 16).
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): AmBank (M) Bhd and Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Bhd (CGC) today launched an RM30 million Syariah-compliant financing facility for start-ups that have been in business...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — The hearing of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s SRC International RM42 million trial will not be resuming tomorrow as initially scheduled, but will continue next Monday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed Thursday off their intra-day lows as local funds were seen mopping up oversold banking stocks but key Asian markets ended mostly in the red on profit taking and due to trade tensions.
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TAIPEI (AFP): A 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan on Thursday (April 18), the US Geological Survey said, disrupting traffic and injuring 17 people.
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KUALA LUMPUR: AmBank (M) Berhad (“AmBank”) and Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (“CGC”) have entered a new strategic partnership to fulfil the financing needs of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
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KUALA LUMPUR: Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd's unit has inked a US$360mil (RM1.49bil) agreement with Measat Global Bhd to use the 12 transponders on the latter's satellite over a 15-year period.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A group of family members of stateless children today launched an online petition urging Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad to study and approve the citizenship applications of stateless...
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PUTRAJAYA: Founder of the Malaysian Marijuana Education Movement, Mohd Zaireen Zainal, has escaped the death sentence.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Balik kampung in style this Raya as Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi Motors vehicles in Malaysia, is offering attractive promotions for the upcom...
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HONG KONG: A Mercedes-Benz customer in China who turned her complaint about a dealer’s handling of an oil leak in her new CLS 300 into a viral social media video has reached an agreement with the sh...
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Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) announced that it is offering attractive promotions for the upcoming Raya festivities.
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The 2019 World Car of the Year Awards was just concluded yesterday at the New York International Auto Show, and the title winner was none other than the Jaguar I-Pace electric crossover.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The fifth witness to appear in Datuk Seri Najib Razak's (pictured) SRC International Sdn Bhd trial has confirmed that cheques worth a total of RM10.77 million were issued by t...
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Apple’s latest 2nd gen AirPods are now on sale in Malaysia.
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Samsung had recently introduced the Galaxy A70 and Galaxy A80, which are their new mid-range smartphones that offer a large 6.7″ Super AMOLED display.
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Grab recently announced that it is accepting the second batch of startups for its accelerator program, Grab Ventures Velocity (GVV). The latest iteration has two tracks.
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Four decades after R2-D2 delivered a vital message from Princess Leia in the hit movie 'Star Wars', a French supermarket group plans to use robots inspired by the drum-shaped droid to transport food to customers in Paris.
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Britain in July is set to become the first country in the world to introduce age-verification to access online pornography, the government said on April 17.
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An Indian ban on downloading TikTok, one of the world’s most popular mobile applications, has heightened industry worries that technology companies could now face increased scrutiny and regulatory challenges in one of their most important markets.
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PUTRAJAYA: A man who once headed a pro-medical marijuana group today escaped the gallows with a reduced charge of possessing 1.1kg of cannabis, or weed.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd has inked an agreement with MEASAT Communication Systems Sdn Bhd (MCSSB) for the utilisation of transponder capacity on the MEASAT-3d (M3d) satelli...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The fifth witness to appear in Datuk Seri Najib Razak's SRC International Sdn Bhd trial has confirmed that cheques worth a total of RM10.77 million were issued by the former p...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A witness told the High Court today that RM10.7 million was given to two Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties as well as individuals and companies through two bank accounts belonging ...
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LABUAN: Labuan marine police and fisheries enforcement team nabbed five Vietnamese and three Indonesian fishermen for illegal fishing with total seizure of RM336,600 in a separate operation yesterday ...
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KUALA TERENGGANU (Bernama): “It’s like being given a second chance at life”, said Rizal Sahputra Abdul Hamid, who was rescued at about 100 nautical miles from Banda Aceh after being adrift for nine days in the Indian Ocean after the “Boxing Day” tsunami 15 years ago.
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 ― Pinterest yesterday announced it would price its initial public offering at US$19 (RM78.58) a share to begin trading on Wall Street the following day.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI extended its slump on Thursday as investors continued to take points off banks and telcos.
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LABUAN (Bernama): Labuan marine police and a fisheries enforcement team nabbed five Vietnamese and three Indonesian fishermen for illegal fishing, with a total haul worth RM336,600, in separate operations Wednesday (April 17) morning.