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A malware ridden laptop is being auctioned in the name of art, and it could be yours if you can top the current bid of over US$1.2mil (RM5.04mil).
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GEORGE TOWN (May 23): Increases in rent (of up to four times previous prices, or more) over the past five years, has decades-old businesses shutting up shop, and residents leaving George Town.
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PARIS (May 22): France has dropped some of the charges against an associate of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak over alleged kickbacks paid on a major submarine deal, judicial sources said ...
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PARIS • France has dropped a charge against an associate of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak over alleged kickbacks paid in a major submarine deal, judicial sources said on Monday.
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PARIS (AFP) - France has dropped some of the charges against an associate of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak over alleged kickbacks paid on a major submarine deal, judicial sources said on...
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PARIS: France has dropped some of the charges against an associate of Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak over alleged kickbacks paid on a major submarine deal, judicial sources said Monday.
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PARIS (AFP): France has dropped some of the charges against an associate of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak over alleged kickbacks paid on a major submarine deal, judicial sources said Monday (May 20).
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France has dropped some of the charges against Abdul Razak Baginda over alleged kickbacks paid on the Scorpene submarine deal.
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PARIS: France has dropped some of the charges against an associate of former prime minister Najib Razak over alleged kickbacks paid on a major submarine deal, judicial sources said yesterday.
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PARIS, May 21 — France has dropped some of the charges against an associate of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak over alleged kickbacks paid on a major submarine deal, judicial sources sa...
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SINGAPORE (May 17): Malaysian palm oil futures closed Friday's trading unchanged, as the market lost steam after a four-session rally backed by strong demand for the edible oil.
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The World Football Summit Asia, held at Sunway Pyramid on April 29 and 30, was yet another of those grandly-named events designed to put Malaysia on the sporting map.
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PETALING JAYA: In conjunction with the annual Teachers Day celebration, social media has been flooded with wishes by politicians from both sides of the divide.
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PUTRAJAYA: The ex-wife of the late Tun Ghafar Baba lost her appeal in the Federal Court in her lawsuit she filed against a property developer and his wife over a piece of land in Jelebu, Negri Sembila...
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PUTRAJAYA (May 15): The ex-wife of the late Tun Ghafar Baba lost her appeal in the Federal Court in her lawsuit she filed against a property developer and his wife over a piece of land in Jelebu, Nege...
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PUTRAJAYA: The ex-wife of the late former deputy prime minister Ghafar Baba lost her appeal in the Federal Court in her lawsuit she filed against a property developer and his wife over a piece of land...
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PUTRAJAYA, May 15 — The ex-wife of the late Tun Ghafar Baba lost her appeal in the Federal Court in her lawsuit she filed against a property developer and his wife over a piece of land in Jelebu, Ne...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 14): The rapid multi-billion ringgit infrastructure developments in the country will provide a catalyst for domestic tourism, according to Maybank Kim Eng.
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"IT HAS been shown that one in four vulnerabilities go unreported because researchers don't know if legal action will be taken against them," said Adam Tea (pic, above), HackerOne Bug Bounty advisor.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 13 ― Life as Malaysia's prime minister for the second time means hardly any private time for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as his bodyguards trail along everywhere, his wife has shared.
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SINGAPORE singer Stefanie Sun will be holding a concert tour next year, Sin Chew Daily reported.
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HONG KONG, May 10 — Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani has snapped up the storied British toy store Hamleys from its Chinese owners for US$88 million (RM365.5 million), the latest in a dizzying splu...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm stocks are expected to hover around 3 million tonnes for the rest of the year, as improved yields from good weather and new plantings come into fruition this year and exports remain flat, say industry players, whose estimates range between 2.7-3.4 million tonnes.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Malaysian palm stocks are expected to hover around 3 million tonnes for the rest of the year, as improved yields from good weather and new plantings come into fruition this year ...
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TOKYO, May 8 — Profits at Japanese car giant Toyota hit the skids despite record sales, the company admitted today, although it said it expected to accelerate out of trouble in the year ahead.
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TOKYO, May 8 — Japanese car giant Toyota said today its annual net profit fell by a quarter, despite record sales, blaming investment losses — but it forecast an upturn in the year ahead.
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“Sekinchan” is a Teochew word which means “land suitable for farming”. The area is commonly acknowledged to be the state’s rice bowl.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s palm oil stocks likely fell to a six-month low by end-April, according to a Reuters survey, recording a second straight month of declines as a slight gain in exports outpaced a dip in production.
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Singapore is discussing the possibility of allowing virtual banks to operate in the city state, the Monetary Authority of Singapore said on May 7.
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FLOUR miller and poultry farmer Malayan Flour Mills Bhd (MFM) is seeking bids for its prized parcel on Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur, which industry experts estimate may fetch about RM108 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 7): Malaysia's palm oil stocks likely fell to a six-month low by end-April, according to a Reuters survey, recording a second straight month of declines as a slight gain in exports o...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's palm oil stocks likely fell to a six-month low by end-April, according to a Reuters survey, recording a second straight month of declines as a slight gain in exports outpaced a dip in production.
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SINGAPORE: Singapore is discussing the possibility of allowing virtual banks to operate in the city state, the Monetary Authority of Singapore said Tuesday.
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PETALING JAYA: Hibiscus Petroleum Bhd’s unit, Anasuria Hibiscus UK Ltd, says it has received a “positive update” on the progress of the recovery of the Cook oilfield.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Hibiscus Petroleum Bhd said today that its Cook Water Injection Well in the Cook field, one of four producing fields in the Anasuria Cluster located offshore the United Kingdom's...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): The excitement was clearly visible on the faces of the residents of Blok F Taman Keramat flats when they were allowed to return to their homes last Saturday after the building ...
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MUMBAI: A sense of caution is gripping peso bulls as markets approach the Philippine central bank’s interest-rate decision.
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The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) with the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) have conducted simultaneous raids in Butterworth, Penang and Ampang, Selangor over the usage of non...
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PETALING JAYA: Those buying cordless phones, UHF television antennas, digital TV decoders and Android TV boxes online and at retail outlets risk running foul of the law.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) in collaboration with Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) recently carried out simultaneous raids in two locations at Butterworth, ...
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CYBERJAYA: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) together with the police recently carried out simultaneous raids in Butterworth and Ampang to curb the usage of non-certified c...
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and police recently carried out raids to curb the use of non-certified communications equipment.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The excitement was clearly visible on the faces of the residents of Blok F Taman Keramat flats when they were allowed to return to their homes yesterday after the building was confirmed ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 5 — The excitement was clearly visible on the faces of the residents of Blok F Taman Keramat Permai flats when they were allowed to return to their homes yesterday after the buildi...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The excitement was clearly visible on the faces of the residents of Blok F Taman Keramat flats when they were allowed to return to their homes on Saturday (May 4) after the building was confirmed safe for occupation by the Selangor state Development Corporation (PKNS).
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Electoral Reform Committee (ERC) is looking into proposals for a caretaker government before general elections.
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TOKYO: Asian finance leaders agreed to consider adding the Chinese yuan and the Japanese yen to their mutilateral currency swap arrangement to ramp up their firepower to deal with potential financial crises, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Friday.
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SIBU: Police destroyed 86 shotguns seized from several individuals who obtained the firearms with licences issued fraudulently here on Tuesday (April 30).
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As a smartphone user, you’ll likely be using one of two digital assistants – the Google Assistant, or Apple’s Siri.
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Before the render of Motorola's upcoming Razr was removed from Weibo, Slashleaks uploaded them onto their site for the world to see.
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DUBAI: Malaysia's palm oil output is forecast to rise to 20 million tonnes in 2019, up from as much as 19.5 million tonnes forecast earlier, industry analyst Dorab Mistry said on Monday, though production gains would be capped by aging trees
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(April 29): Malaysia's palm oil output is forecast to rise to 20 million tonnes in 2019, up from as much as 19.5 million tonnes forecast earlier, industry analyst Dorab Mistry said on Monday, though p...
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(April 29): Malaysia's palm oil output is forecast to rise to 20 million tonnes in 2019, up from as much as 19.5 million tonnes forecast earlier, industry analyst Dorab Mistry said on Monday, though p...
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THE Korean Wave was the topic of the day at the Asean-Korea Media Forum held in Seoul recently, with experts saying that it has, in fact, enhanced cultural exchanges between the republic and the region.
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Malayan Flour Mills Bhd (MFM), is seeking bids on its parcel in Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur, land that industry experts estimate will fetch RM108 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 26): One of the reasons house prices are inflated in certain parts of the country is the sales comparison approach used in evaluating property prices here, said Khazanah Research I...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Housing price discovery using the sales comparison approach is one of the reasons prices of residential units are inflated in certain parts of Malaysia, according to Khazanah ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Housing price discovery using the sales comparison approach is one of the reasons prices of residential units are inflated in certain parts of Malaysia, according to Khazanah ...
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IN MY previous article, I articulated why Digital is the key to growing the Malaysian economy and the people’s incomes.
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German food delivery firm Takeaway.com stands toe to toe against international players Uber Eats and Deliveroo, its stock tripling since a 2016 initial public offering, making its founder a billionaire.
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Suhakam has dismissed the claim that the human rights commission is punishing the police by making its findings on the disappearances of Pastor Raymond Koh and activist Amri Chet Mat public.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 24): Malaysian palm oil futures fell more than 1% on Wednesday, tracking overnight weakness in the US soyoil and on prospects of a slower-than-expected fall in monthly palm output.
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BUILDING contractor Inta Bina Group Bhd has come a long way.
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Colombo (AFP): Before being named prime suspects in Sri Lanka’s Easter suicide bomb attacks, National Thowheeth Jama’ath’s (NTJ) main claim to fame was being linked to vandalising of Buddhist statues.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A widow of Najib Razak’s former secretary told the High Court today she received RM13,800 from him in 2015.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — A RM13,800 cheque was issued from Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s AmIslamic bank account to the wife of a former aide who died from cancer, the High Court was told on the sixth d...
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LETTER | A new controversy may be looming over the appointment of a chief justice to succeed chief justice Richard Malanjum who retired on April 12.
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APRIL 22 — A new controversy may be looming over the appointment of the Chief Justice (CJ) to succeed the outgoing CJ Tan Sri Richard Malanjum who retired on April 12, 2019.
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By now, you’re probably aware of he Notre Dame cathedral fire.
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YOURSAY | ‘It’s not right for rulers to hold up and stand in the way of our democratically elected gov’t.’ CJ nomination awaiting approval from Conference of Rulers, says Dr M Gerard Lourdesam...
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SUNGAI PETANI: Permodalan Nasional Bhd’s (PNB) flagship event, the Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia (MSAM), which enters its 20th edition this year, will be officially launched by Prime Minister Tun Dr ...
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SUNGAI PETANI, April 20 — Permodalan Nasional Bhd’s (PNB) flagship event, the Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia (MSAM), which enters its 20th edition this year, will be officially launched by Prime Min...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has called on the government to allow debate on Suhakam’s Annual Report 2018 in the next sitting of parliament in July as part of its ...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) today called on the Government to allow debate on Suhakam’s Annual Report 2018 in the next sitting of Parliament in July as...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) revealed today that it received the most complaints last year since its establishment in 2000.
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Smart devices come in many form and shapes although smart bed is quite rare in the market.
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ON March 29, Lyft, the No 2 US ride-hailing player behind giant Uber Technologies, began trading on the tech-heavy Nasdaq bourse.
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With a roster of retro classics spanning Final Fight and Mega Man to Street Fighter II and Darkstalkers, the Capcom Home Arcade is due October 2019.
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SHANGHAI, April 17 — Germany's BMW will recall 360,000 vehicles in China as part of the worldwide effort to root out defective airbags made by now-defunct Japanese supplier Takata, regulators in Bei...
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 17 ― With a roster of retro classics spanning Final Fight and Mega Man to Street Fighter II and Darkstalkers, the Capcom Home Arcade is due October 2019 and packs a combination ...
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WELLINGTON: New Zealand’s central bank governor Adrian Orr said an easing bias on interest rates will remain in place for now and that softer global economic conditions had contributed to the bank’s recent shift to a dovish policy tone.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court in Najib Razak’s SRC International trial heard today that a Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) enforcement officer obtained eight documents, including on four bank accounts open...
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PETALING JAYA: A former judge says the next in line in the judicial ladder should take over the duties of chief justice without the need for formal appointment, amid speculation over who will be made ...
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KUANTAN: The Pahang Forestry Department has a message for those eyeing logging concessions in the Endau Rompin State Park forest reserve – it has never and will never happen.
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HOUSTON: Chevron Corp’s proposed US $33bil deal for Anadarko Petroleum Corp vaults the company into top ranks of the world’s biggest oil companies and cements its chief executive, Mike Wirth, as a dealmaker.
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BIG Data was introduced in the mid-2000s when there was a realisation that traditional Business Intelligence tools could not manage the size and complexities of data generated from Web 2.0. Big Data has since generated a lot of excitement and some have even touted it as the silver bullet required to end world hunger.
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INVESTORS should have a clearer picture this year on MFRS 9’s impact on banks’ loan loss provisions (LLP) and on potential volatility, says an expert on the accounting standard.
MFRS 9 | INVESTORS | 4Q2018's LLP | P&L | Elaine Ng | CIMB Research | MFRS 139 | Malaysian | PwC | 34 | 80 | 1 | 4 | 5 million | 14.9 | 2000 | 9 | 2018 | 1 | 1 | 9 | 2018 | 4 | 18.6 | 2019 | 1 | 15 | 9 | 2017 | 9 | 9 | 139 | RM390.5 million | 2000 | 2018 | 2019 | March 15 | Jan 1
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Dow has signed an agreement with Petronas Chemicals Glycols Sdn Bhd to collaborate on a carbon project at Petronas’ world-scale ethylene oxide (EO) production facility in Ke...
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PETALING JAYA: DWL Resources Bhd, formerly known as Spring Gallery Bhd saw 10 million shares transacted in an off-market deal on Wednesday, following recent changes in shareholding of the company.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil stocks fell to less than 3 million tonnes by end-March to their lowest in five months, as a surge in demand outpaced production gains, official data showed on Wednesday.
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PUTRAJAYA: In contrast to two previous high-profile meetings between Malaysia and Singapore’s premiers, there were neither happy selfies taken nor major infrastructure contracts signed yesterday.
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia and Singapore, which have differing views on the review of water rates, may resolve this long-standing dispute through arbitration.
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Britain is expected to decide next month possible restrictions on Huawei or even an outright ban from the core of the new technology that will drive 5G
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A well known figure throughout the startup and entrepreneurial scene, Ganesh Kumar Bangah began his journey in the year 2000 at the young age of 20 by founding his first internet business, MOL Global ...
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PUTRAJAYA (April 9): Malaysia is not ruling out the possibility of resolving the water price issue with Singapore, under the 1962 Johor River Water Agreement, through arbitration.
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SINGAPORE (April 8): Federal International (2000), the service provider and procurement specialist in the oil and gas industry, has won a US$6 million ($8.1 million) contract with Malaysia-based Xtrem...
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It was the Y2K bug’s little brother, with about the same impact: the world as we know it didn’t end.
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Branch banking is dead. A statement that we’ve heard probably a million times or more.
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PETALING JAYA (April 6): About 10 years ago, residents of Taman Kanagapuram, Petaling Jaya started their battle to halt illegal commercialisation of residential lots in their area.