Hindraf 2.0 gives Harapan a passing grade, barely
The Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf 2.0) has given Pakatan Harapan a "50.1 percent" grade for its first year in power, in spite of a long list of complaints about unfulfilled promises for the India...
Bung Moktar lends PBS a hand in Sandakan
SANDAKAN: After being charged with three counts of corruption, Datuk Seri Bung Moktar Radin made his first appearance in the Sandakan by-election campaign to push for an upset over Pakatan Harapan in the DAP stronghold.
Vietnam becomes an accelerator for startups
TRUONG Trong Toai, a graduate of the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, started Robot3T at the end of 2014 to turn the dream of a “Made in Vietnam robot” into reality.
Maria Chin offers to help IGP set up IPCMC
PETALING JAYA: Maria Chin Abdullah, MP for Petaling Jaya, has offered to help the new Inspector-General of Police, Abdul Hamid Bador, to implement the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Comm...
Eurozone inflation jumps in April
BRUSSELS, May 3 — Inflation in the eurozone jumped to 1.7 per cent in April, the Eurostat data agency showed today, fuelled by a surprise surge in prices in Germany.
Room for improvement to EC's display protocol
LETTER | The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) welcomes the public display of Draft Supplementary Electoral Roll (RDPT) for 1Q2019 for 14 days from April 30 to May 13, 2019 which con...
GALLERY: G30 BMW 520i Luxury and 530e M Sport
BMW 520i Luxury
Last week, BMW Group Malaysia introduced two new additions to the G30 BMW 5 Series range, and now both variants, the 520i Luxury and 530e M Sport plug-in hybrid, have arrived in show...
Philips sinks teeth into profits
THE HAGUE, April 29 — Dutch electronics giant Philips said today its net profit climbed by over 30 per cent in the first quarter, thanks in part to a surge in sales of oral healthcare products inclu...
IMF: Iran sanctions, unrest hit Mideast growth
DUBAI, April 29 — US sanctions on Iran, rising unrest in the Middle East and North Africa and oil price volatility are dragging regional economic growth, the International Monetary Fund said today.
Bersih: Did EC appoint a politician as observer?
SANDAKAN POLLS | Electoral reforms watchdog Bersih has questioned if the Election Commission had appointed Lajim Ukin, a veteran politician, as an official observer of the Sandakan by-election.
Bank Rakyat records FY18 net profit of RM1.24b
KUALA LUMPUR, April 26 — Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Bhd (Bank Rakyat) recorded a net profit of RM1.24 billion for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2018 (FY18). The bank said the strong performan...