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Topic: 2009

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The MACC will call the Penang Road Transport Department director and top management to assist in corruption investigations involving department officers if it is deemed necessary.
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PUTRAJAYA: The police have agreed to set up a special task force to locate Prasana Diksa (pic) and hand her over to her mother M. Indira Gandhi.
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KUALA LUMPUR: DWL Resources Bhd has appointed former CEO of Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd Datuk Seri Shahril Mokhtar as its managing director.
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PUTRAJAYA: Four students from a boarding school in Ipoh have been recently diagnosed with Influenza A (H1N1). Three of them received outpatient treatment and the fourth patient, who had to be warded,...
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PETALING JAYA: Star Foundation will continue to assist the rural poor in Sabah and Sarawak, says its chairman Datuk Fu Ah Kiow.
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Videogame sensation Minecraft is on its way to the movies, with a March 2022 date announced and a director chosen.
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PUTRAJAYA: Four students from a boarding school in Ipoh have been recently diagnosed with Influenza A (H1N1). Three of them received outpatient treatment and the fourth patient, who had to be warded,...
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Malaysia is one of the beneficiaries of China's opening up, said Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad in an interview with China Central Television (CCTV). Mahathir visited China seven times when he ser...
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Najib, 66, the sixth prime minister of Malaysia, is the first premier to find himself in the dock.
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IHH Healthcare Bhd managing director and CEO Dr Tan See Leng is not an easy man to reach.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The gross issuance of Malaysian Government Securities (MGS) and Government Investment Issue (GII) in the primary market is expected to hover between RM120 billion and RM125 bi...
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Former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak has appeared to have hurt his feet after exercising last night.A reporter asked him why he was limping when seen at the High Court in Kuala Lumpur this morning....
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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.
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GEORGE TOWN: A Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) bus transporting 30 people, including 24 Penang Road Transport Department (JPJ) officers, broke down when it caught fire during its journey to a magistrate’s court here.
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Video game sensation Minecraft is on its way to the movies, with a March 2022 date announced and a director chosen.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has reportedly raided Maika Holdings Bhd offices on Tuesday as part of its on-going investigation into alleged corruption and power ab...
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) seized documents belonging to Maika Holdings yesterday, a source close to the investigations said.
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SEREMBAN: Two Negri Sembilan immigration officers have been remanded for three days starting today for soliciting RM22,000 in bribes to close the case of a restaurant owner who employed illegal foreig...
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GEORGE TOWN: A Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) bus carrying 30 people, including 24 Road Transport Department (RTD) enforcement officers suspected of corruption, broke down on its way to t...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Swiss government had offered assistance to authorities in Malaysia in the investigation of the 1MDB scandal, but it was turned down by the previous administration, said the Swiss amb...
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An MACC bus carrying 30 people, including 24 Road Transport Department enforcement officers suspected of corruption, broke down on its way to the Magistrates' Court in George Town today.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court today rejected the police and government’s application to obtain leave to appeal against the High Court decision to reinstate a police chief inspector to his position, a...
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GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): A Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) bus carrying 30 people, including 24 Road Transport Department (JPJ) enforcement officers suspected of corruption, broke down on its way to the Magistrate's Court here Wednesday (April 17).
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission raided Maika Holdings' offices Tuesday (April 16) as part of its investigation into alleged corruption and abuse of power.
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LONDON, April 17 — British house prices rose in February at the weakest rate in six-and-a-half years, dragged down by the biggest slump in London for a decade as Brexit uncertainty sent chills throu...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 17 — The Federal Court today rejected the police and government’s application to obtain leave to appeal against the High Court decision to reinstate a police chief inspector to hi...
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The fourth day of the criminal trial of former premier Najib Abdul Razak involving RM42 million of SRC International Sdn Bhd’s funds started at the Kuala Lumpur High Court at 9am today.Najib is faci...
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PETALING JAYA: Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh (pic) is showing no signs of slowing down.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus for Wednesday (April 17) may include the following: Kelington Group Bhd, Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Bhd...
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GEORGE TOWN (April 16): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today detained 31 individuals, including 23 personnel from the Penang Road Transport Department (RTD), for allegedly protecting ...
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The MACC today detained 31 individuals, including 23 personnel from the Penang Road Transport Department, for allegedly protecting lorry drivers who flouted traffic laws in the state.
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GEORGE TOWN, April 16 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today detained 31 individuals including 23 personnel from the Penang Road Transport Department (RTD) for allegedly protectin...
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GEORGE TOWN: A syndicate involved in corrupt activities involving lorry operators has been crippled with the arrest of 31 persons, including 23 officers of the Road Transport Department (JPJ). All of...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd aims to achieve an investment funds growth of RM800 million this year, driven by the launch of its enhanced Al-Awfar product, which includes new featur...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd aims to achieve an investment funds growth of RM800 million this year, driven by the launch of its enhanced Al-Awfar product, which includes new features and attractive offers for customers.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today fixed 15 days beginning Nov 18 for the trial of the alleged tampering of the 1Malaysia Development Berhad’s (1MDB) final audit report involving former prime m...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today fixed 15 days beginning Nov 18 for the trial on the alleged tampering with of the 1MDB audit report involving former prime minister Najib Razak and former 1MDB ...
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The government says there are no plans to implement a Vehicle End of Life (ELV) policy to eliminate old vehicles from the road, The Star reports.
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PUTRAJAYA: The government will not implement an End of Life Vehicle (ELV) policy to get rid of old vehicles on the road.
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LETTER | The recent inclination from the Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad to re-introduce English as a teaching medium for science subjects at the primary level in all schools was not welcomed by lo...
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MUMBAI, April 15 — India's tycoons are playing a pivotal role in the Asian giant's most expensive election ever, from funding campaigns and tacit endorsements to being hot-button issues themselves.
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A single supporter chanted words of encouragement as Najib Abdul Razak left the Kuala Lumpur High Court during recess.Today is the second day of Najib's criminal trial involving SRC International Sdn...
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The second day of Najib Abdul Razak's criminal trial involving SRC International Sdn Bhd has begun.The ex-premier is facing three counts of criminal breach of trust under Section 409 of the Penal Code...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Pakatan Harapan government has no plans to reintroduce a policy to eliminate old vehicles from the road, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
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LIVE | The second day of former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak's criminal trial involving SRC International Sdn Bhd takes place at the Kuala Lumpur High Court today.
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WASHINGTON, April 15 — President Donald Trump said yesterday that actions by the US Federal Reserve have nicked US economic growth and stock market gains by perhaps 30 per cent, and that it should b...
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The first of Datuk Seri Najib Razak's trials in relation to scandal-ridden fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd began last Wednesday (April 3), despite efforts to delay the trial.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Apr 15): With its first leadership change in 35 years, Boustead Holdings Bhd – the flagship listed vehicle of the Armed Forces Fund Board (or LTAT) and by extension its group of compan...
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PUTRAJAYA: Four former directors of gold investment firm Genneva Sdn Bhd, who were convicted of money-laundering and receiving unlicensed deposits worth more than RM200mil, lost their bid for a review of their conviction and eight years’ imprisonment.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): Cycle & Carriage Bintang Bhd (CCB)’s chairman Haslam Grey Preeston has resigned from his position effective April 30.
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Uber Technologies Inc said it’s the target of multiple inquiries and investigations – including criminal inquiries by the US Justice Department – that could harm its future outlook.
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The current Johor controversy conceivably commences from this clause – (Art 4.(2)(a), Second Part, Johor Constitution): “The Ruler shall first appoint as Menteri Besar to preside over the Execut...
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PUTRAJAYA (April 12): Four former directors of gold investment firm Genneva Sdn Bhd who were convicted for money-laundering and receiving unlicensed deposits worth more than RM200 million will be stay...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd's (MAHB) operating agreements (OA) with the government to operate, manage and maintain the country's 39 airports has been extended by 35 years.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) operating agreements (OA) has been extended until Feb 11, 2069.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 12 — Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) operating agreements (OA) have been extended until Feb 11, 2069.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): Shares in Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) rose 21 sen or 3.2% to RM6.82, shortly after its tenure to run the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2 in Sepan...
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PETALING JAYA: The government has agreed to give Malaysia Airports Holding Bhd (MAHB) a 50-year extension of lease to operate and maintain 39 airports nationwide.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): The government has extended the tenure of Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) to run the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2 in Sepang and 38 other airpo...
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WASHINGTON, April 12 — British politicians could now take some time to find a way forward on Brexit, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said yesterday, after Prime Minister Theresa May agreed a de...
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JOHOR BARU, April 12 — The Johor Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) detained two members of the People’s Volunteer Corps (Rela) here yesterday for making false claims last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The trial of former Felda chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad, who was charged with one count of criminal breach of trust (CBT) and nine counts of receiving gratification totalling over RM3mil, will start on Oct 7 at the High Court.
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GEORGE TOWN: A Universiti Malaya professor today called for members of the opposition and civil society to be included in an oversight panel introduced recently to monitor Penang Chief Minister Incorp...
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IPOH: A state government civil servant and the manager of an event management company were remanded for six and five days, respectively, to assist with investigations into allegations of misappropriat...
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A state government civil servant and the manager of an event management company were remanded for six and five days respectively to assist with investigations into allegations of misappropriating RM3....
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KUALA LUMPUR: Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Xavier Jayakumar told the Dewan Rakyat today that an agreement has been reached for raw water to be channelled from Perak to Penang.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): The trial involving former Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad (pictured), who is facing a count of criminal breach of trust (CBT)...
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This article is part of a series by East Ventures (a Tech in Asia investor) revealing the behind-the-scenes stories of how it invested in Southeast Asia’s leading startups.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): The trial involving former Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad, who is facing a count of criminal breach of trust (CBT) and nine g...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad dropped Datuk Osman Sapian as Johor mentri besar for failing to take Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) side in policy matters, according to coa...
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COMMENT | First and foremost, Malaysia is a constitutional monarchy.
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NEW YORK: Technology stocks led Wall Street slightly higher on Wednesday, as U.S. inflation data proved to be benign and the minutes from the Federal Reserve's March meeting were unsurprising.
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PETALING JAYA: Felda is now faced with the challenge of stabilising its current weak financial position, while pursuing the penerokas’ (settlers) socio-economic development agenda.
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Sri Lanka's former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who oversaw the crushing of Tamil Tiger rebels under his brother Mahinda Rajapaksa's rule a decade ago, is being sued in two cases in the Unite...
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PETALING JAYA: Under the Johor state constitution, the Sultan of Johor can only appoint a mentri besar of his choice when there is a hung state assembly or a deadlock, based on rational grounds, say constitution experts.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Datin Seri Ros­m­­ah Mansor has been charged for the second time over the solar hy­b­rid project for rural schools in Sarawak.
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NEW YORK, April 11 — Technology stocks led Wall Street slightly higher yesterday, as US inflation data proved to be benign and the minutes from the Federal Reserve's March meeting were unsurprising.
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APRIL 10 — First and foremost, Malaysia is a constitutional monarchy.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 10 — The Federal Court in a 5-4 majority decision held that Bank Negara Malaysia’s Shariah Advisory Council’s (SAC) findings on Islamic finance is binding on Civil Courts.
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PUTRAJAYA: In an unprecedented move, a nine-man Federal Court Bench handed down a landmark majority judgment that any decision by Bank Negara's Syariah Advisory Council (SAC) on Islamic finance is constitutional and binding on civil courts even though the Council is not a judicial body.
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The Court of Appeal has rescheduled Najib Abdul Razak's appeal against the dismissal of his application to disqualify Gopal Sri Ram from leading the prosecution team in his 1MDB cases.
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PUTRAJAYA (April 10): PUTRAJAYA (April 10): In a landmark decision, the Federal Court today ruled that findings on Islamic finance by Bank Negara's Syariah Advisory Council (SAC) is binding on civil c...
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BUTTERWORTH: A public servant pleaded not guilty in the sessions court here today to six counts of making false overtime claims totaling RM3,134.67 two years ago.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Felda's liabilities surged 11 times to RM14.4 billion in 2017 from RM1.2 billion in 2007, due to additional debt incurred by Felda to finance non-strategic investment, accordi...
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WHAT’S all the fuss about?
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KUALA LUMPUR: Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor claimed trial to an additional charge of bribery involving a Sarawak rural schools project today.
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Rosmah Mansor has claimed trial to a new charge in the RM5 million bribery case involving solar hybrid power projects in Sarawak.The wife of former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak is accused of recei...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor (pictured) was slapped with another charge at the Sessions Court here today for receiving bribe involving RM5 million in connection with the implement...
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THERE have been numerous reports about the many challenges facing the Malayan tiger given the depletion of its natural habitat.
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Rosmah Mansor has been charged again over the solar hybrid project for rural schools in Sarawak on Wednesday (April 10), and she has pleaded not guilty.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor has been charged again over the solar hybrid project for rural schools in Sarawak on Wednesday (April 10).
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor was slapped with another charge at the Sessions Court here today for receiving bribe involving RM5 million in connection with the implementation of th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor arrived at the court this morning to face fresh charges in relation to the solar hybrid project.
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The Pahang state government has gazetted an area of 4,900 hectares in Tasik Chini as a permanent forest reserve, compatible with its site as a biosphere reserve area as previously declared by the Unit...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 — Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor is back at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex today where she is expected to be hit with charges related to a RM1.25 billion solar panel installation pr...
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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 ...
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PEKAN, April 10 — The Pahang state government has gazetted an area of 4,900 hectares in Tasik Chini as a permanent forest reserve, compatible with its site as a biosphere reserve area as previously ...
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PEKAN: The Pahang state government has gazetted an area of 4,900ha in Tasik Chini as a permanent forest reserve, compatible with its site as a biosphere reserve area as previously declared by the Unit...
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PETALING JAYA: The government’s decision not to reintroduce Clause 88A to amend the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act (LRA) to deal with the issue of unilateral conversion of minors is a “big let-down”, according to some lawyers. They said there should be more “political will” to make changes to the law to resolve the long-standing issue.