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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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PETALING JAYA: The Pakatan Harapan government has not backtracked from its pre-election pledges to repeal six draconian laws, says the Home Ministry.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — Datuk Zamri Man will be removed as Ipoh mayor for going absent without leave (AWOL), according to a report by The Star Online.
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PETALING JAYA: The home ministry today rebutted claims by a Suhakam commissioner accusing Putrajaya of backtracking over repressive laws.
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PETALING JAYA: The Pakatan Harapan government has not backtracked from its pre-election pledge of repealing six draconian laws, says the Home Ministry.
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The Home Ministry today rebutted a Suhakam commissioner who accused Putrajaya of backtracking on draconian laws.
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Ipoh mayor Zamri Man, who was appointed in 2015, may be sacked after going absent without leave.
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BETONG, April 20 — The state government will proceed with implementing projects in Sarawak that have been suspended by the federal government, since they will greatly benefit the public, Chief Minis...
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IPOH: Datuk Zamri Man will be removed as Ipoh mayor for going absent without leave (AWOL).
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TOKYO: Nintendo Co shares jumped after China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd won approval to distribute one of the company’s games for its Switch console, a sign the Japanese company may benefit from growth in the world’s largest games market.
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THE Perdana Leadership Foundation’s CEO Forum 2019 was held on April 4 with the theme: “Accelerating the Fourth Industrial Revolution in Malaysia.”
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Malaysia is reviving a multibillion-dollar property development project with a China-linked venture that was shelved by the former administration two years ago.
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PETALING JAYA: The revival of the Bandar Malaysia project has come as good news to the Chinese Embassy.
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WASHINGTON, April 19 ― US homebuilding dropped to a near two-year low in March, pulled down by persistent weakness in the single-family housing segment, suggesting the housing market continued to st...
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LONDON, April 19 — Alexa was eight when she discovered video games, from racing, solving puzzles and playing out fantasies in virtual worlds.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) revealed today that it has been operating on a budget deficit for the past few years, as Putrajaya failed to fund its opera...
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This article first appeared in The Edge Malaysia Weekly as 'Issues at Fortis explained' (pages 68 and 69), on April 8, 2019 - April 14, 2019.
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LABUAN: The carcass of what was thought to be a mysterious creature that washed ashore on Membedai Beach here on Wednesday has been confirmed to be that of a female Irrawaddy dolphin.
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced that the Bandar Malaysia project will be revived.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Datuk Seri Shahril Mokhtar has been appointed DWL Resources Bhd managing director today, the construction company said in a statement to Bursa Malaysia.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — Deputy Minister Ong Kian Ming today corrected mistakes made by a senior UBS official who said that the Swiss banking giant has not invested in Malaysia for the past five yea...
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By Ferdinando GiuglianoANTI-establishment parties have made real inroads in southern Europe in recent years, taking power in Italy and Greece after vowing to jettison mainstream political thinking and challenge the economic consensus in Brussels.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: Cheques issued by an Ambank account belonging to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak were spent on upgrading works of his private residence including a storehouse and plumbing worth more than RM150,000, the High Court here was told.
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PUTRAJAYA: A retired General Operations Force (GOF) assistant commander says he was forbidden from going out on operations after submitting an incident report on the suspected involvement of Malaysians in human trafficking activities in Wang Kelian.
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KOTA KINABALU (April 18): Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said there are 4,000 vacancies in the State’s civil service but the positions will only be filled should there be an urgen...
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GENEVA, April 18 — The United States won a World Trade Organisation (WTO) ruling today against China’s use of tariff-rate quotas for rice, wheat and corn, which it successfully argued limited mark...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Lazada Malaysia has said today that no abortion pills containing misoprostol are listed for sale on its online shopping platform, following five deaths recently reported.
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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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PUTRAJAYA: Enforcement officers had corroborated with a syndicate involved in human trafficking in Wang Kelian, Perlis, in 2015 to ensure its success.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, lead counsel of Datuk Seri Najib Razak, said the defence team already has copies of BlackBerry messages by AmBank relationship liaison manage...
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PUTRAJAYA: A police officer told the royal commission of inquiry into mass graves in Wang Kelian that he was forbidden by his superior from participating in any operation of the General Operations For...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Two cheques were issued and received by two separate companies who carried out renovation works and over RM56,000 worth of water tank installation works at Datuk Seri Najib ...
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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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The Wang Kelian mass graves were only discovered on the day the General Operation Force, GOF carried out orders to destroy an illegal settlement camp in Perlis.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, lead counsel of Datuk Seri Najib Razak, said the defence team already has copies of BlackBerry messages by AmBank relationship liaison manage...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The corruption trial of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is being cut short for the week, after both sides agreed to postpone it to next week.
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - A Malaysian inquiry into the 2015 discovery of suspected human-trafficking camps and graves in the jungle heard on Thursday (April 18) police found one of the sites months before ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here was told today that the Penang Umno Liaison and Johor Baru Umno received payments of RM1 million and RM300,000, respectively, through Ambank cheques belonging to form...
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PUTRAJAYA: Police officers who were involved in the initial discovery and who conducted the subsequent demolition of the Wang Kelian human trafficking camp in January 2015 were ordered to destroy all ...
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PUTRAJAYA: An eyewitness told a royal commission of inquiry (RCI) today that he saw graves at a human trafficking camp on top of the Wang Burma hill in Perlis in January 2015.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 18 — A General Operations Force (GOF) officer involved in the discovery of the human trafficking camps in Kedah said he and his men were ordered to destroy all private images of the...
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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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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The fifth witness in the trial of Datuk Seri Najib Razak (pictured) on misappropriation of SRC International Sdn Bhd funds identified three cheques issued by the personal bank...
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WHEN it first came to light that IHH Healthcare Bhd was looking to buy a 31.17% stake in Fortis Healthcare Ltd, a market watcher commented, “They think they can walk on water.” He was referring to...
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11street, one of the shopping websites identified by the Health Ministry that sold the abortion medicine, noted that misoprostol known as Cytotec, was available in pharmacies but needed a doctor’s p...
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PUTRAJAYA: The public hearing of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on human trafficking and mass graves in Wang Kelian entered its second day today with three more witnesses scheduled to give thei...
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KOTA KINABALU, April 18 — The Sabah state government is not in a rush to fill up 4,000 vacancies in the state’s civil service as it is focusing on efficiency, Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie...
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PUTRAJAYA: The mass graves in Wang Kelian were only discovered on the day the General Operation Force (GOF) carried out orders to destroy an illegal settlement camp in Perlis, a witness told the Royal Commission of Inquiry on human trafficking and mass graves in Wang Kelian.
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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: DWL Resources Bhd (formerly known as Spring Gallery Bhd) has entered into a pre-bid consortium agreement with Gadang Holdings Bhd to jointly work together to bid for infrastructure projects and if successful, will jointly undertake a contract for such infrastructure works.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: Cheques worth more than RM25mil were issued by accounts suspected to be linked to former prime minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak and SRC International Sdn Bhd, the High Court was informed.
Najib Razak | Cheques | Badrul Hisham Mohamad | SRC International Sdn Bhd | RM25mil | High Court | KUALA LUMPUR | AmBank | SRC International Sdn Bhd | Vital Spire Sdn Bhd | Muhammad Saifuddin Hashim Musaimi | Upko | Trustees | Sdn Bhd | Solar Shine Sdn Bhd | Moz (M) Sdn Bhd | Elections | Rumah Penyayang Tun Abdul Razak | Centre for Strategic Engagement | ABS Trend | Zulqarnain & Co | Lim Soon Peng | Asmadi Abu Talib | Manisah Othman | 0211600100 | Ihsan Perdana Sdn Bhd | Sabah Barisan National | Hafarizam Wan Aisha Mubarak | Ihsan Perdana | Umno | Sabah | Negeri Pulau Pinang | Badan Perhubungan | Syadilah Enterprise | Johor Bharu | Umno Bahagian | 000 | 9 | 0211600100 | 2022011898 | 17 | 000 | 2014 | 12 | 26 | 42 | 2015 | 000 | 2015 | 24 | 2015 | 12 | 5mil | 2022011898 | 12 | 2022011906 | 12 | 2015 | 2015 | 26 | 000 | 2018 | 9 | 8 | 2015 | 2 | 2022011906 | 2015 | 6 | 30 | 2015 | 7 | 2015 | 800 | 12 | 13 | 2 | 351.17 | 3 | 17 | 300 | 2015 | 914 | 2015 | 11 | 2015 | 12 | 10 | 14 | 2015 | Feb 12 | 2015 | RM238 | 914 | RM300 | 000 | RM2.5mil | RM240 | 000 | RM25mil | Dec 12 | 2014 | March 9 | 2015 | Jan 21 | 2015 | 2018 | Feb 26 | 2015 | Feb 24 | Feb 26 | 2015 | Feb 12 | 2015 | RM100 | 000 | Feb 12 | 2015 | Feb 17 | 2015 | Feb 12 | 2015 | Feb 13 | 2015 | Feb 12 | 2015 | Feb 12 | 2015 | Feb 8 | 2015 | Feb 2 | 2015 | Jan 30 | 2015 | 2022011898 | 2022011906 | 2022011898 | 2022011906 | 500 | 000 | 8 | 5mil | 13 | 1 | 0211600100 | 12 | 2015 | 12 | 4 | 000 | 2015 | 21 | 5 | RM20mil | RM103 | 351.17 | RM3.5mil | RM300 | 000 | RM77 | 300 | RM1mil | RM56 | 500 | RM13 | 800 | RM50 | 000 | RM1mil | RM400 | 000 | RM1mil
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The fifth witness in the trial of Datuk Seri Najib Razak on misappropriation of SRC International Sdn Bhd funds identified three cheques issued by the personal bank account of...
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IPOH: The state government will be launching a guide booklet for schoolchildren on how to protect themselves from sex offenders and violent abusers.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Fugitive businessman, Low Taek Jho, who is central to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, was mentioned on the fourth day of the trial of former Prime Minister Datuk...
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It’s the Ford Mustang and there could be no greater gift to celebrate the Mustang’s 55th anniversary today as the world’s best-selling sports coupe of 2018 with a total of 113,066 units sold las...
Ford Mustang | IHS Markit | Europe | The Mustang | Ford | V8s | UK | United States | Volvo | Malaysia | 2015 | 2019 | 5 | 195 | 2018 | 113 | 066 | 6 | 55 | 2 | 323 | 75 | 842 | 2 | 300 | 2017 | 27 | 500 | 000 | 4 | 146 | 2015 | 2019 | 2017 | 2018
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s AmBank cheques made out to Umno, Sabah party Upko and his lawyer Datuk Mohd Hafarizam Harun’s law firm emerged today in his trial over RM42 mill...
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IPOH, April 18 — Child abuse increased in Perak from 2015 to 2018, with a total of 1,141 cases reported in that period, the state legislative assembly was told today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18) : The Datuk Seri Najib Razak SRC International Sdn Bhd trial enters critical stage today as Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) investigator Ahmad Farhan Sharifudin is asked to bring th...
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KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research is maintaining its hold call on Axiata Group with unchanged forecasts and fair value of RM3.86 a share after Axiata-Ncell was required to pay capital gains tax.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Businessman Low Taek Jho, who is central to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, was mentioned on the fourth day of the corruption trial involving Datuk Seri Najib Razak, which also witnessed a tense exchange between the prosecution and the defence.
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PUTRAJAYA: Questions have been raised as to why evidence collected from an illegal settlement camp in Wang Kelian was handed over to a Special Branch officer and not to the Criminal Investigation Depart­ment.
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PETALING JAYA: Axiata Group Bhd has until Monday to settle the 39.06 billion Nepalese rupees (RM1.45bil) that Nepal authorities have imposed on them as capital gains tax (CGT) for buying a stake in the country’s largest mobile player, Ncell Pte Ltd.
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HONEYWELL, a Fortune 100 diversified global technology and manufacturing leader, on April 17 announced the appointment of Brian Davis (pic) as the new president of Honeywell Asean (Association of Sout...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Fugitive businessman, Low Taek Jho, who is central to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, was mentioned on the fourth day of the trial of former Prime Minister Datuk...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today was told that the raid at Ambank Jalan Raja Chulan was conducted in regard to former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak, 1Malaysia Development Berhad (...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Fugitive businessman, Low Taek Jho, who is central to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, was mentioned on the fourth day of the trial of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib...
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PUTRAJAYA: A police officer told the royal commission of inquiry into the discovery of mass graves at Wang Kelian that he had kept evidence from a suspected illegal immigrant camp in an insecure place...
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Meitu Inc, the Chinese firm best known for its selfie image-enhancing app, said on April 17 it is venturing into the offline skincare market as it attempts to offset the impact of dwindling app users and a money-losing smartphone business.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): An article by Attorney-General Tommy Thomas lauding news reports which exposed the 1MDB fiasco was used by Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s defence team to secure an application to ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Axiata Group Bhd today said a unit in Nepal was ordered to pay 39.06 billion rupees (RM1.34bil) by the country's Large Taxpayers Office (LTPO) by Apr 22.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Documents seized from a bank in 2015 on alleged money laundering were only given to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) last year, a witness in the Najib Razak trial told the...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 17 — Police Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) were overlooked and breached during initial survey operations in Wang Burma, the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into human traffic...
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KOTA BARU: A labourer who became deaf after being slapped by a policeman four years ago was today awarded damages of RM112,040 by the sessions court, here today.
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The public hearing by the Royal Commission of Inquiry on human trafficking and mass graves in Wang Kelian begins on Wednesday.
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LONDON, April 17 — Reliance Industries Ltd is in talks to buy British toy store chain Hamleys, business news website Moneycontrol reported today citing multiple sources, as the Indian conglomerate s...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s lawyer today read out in court excerpts from several Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports and the Billion Dollar Whale book chronicling the 1Malaysia...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — The High Court today heard that Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) had sent three teams to raid Ambank’s Jalan Raja Chulan branch in 2015 for accounts under Datuk Seri Najib Razak...
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KOTA BARU, April 17 — A labourer who became deaf after being slapped by a policeman four years ago was today awarded damages of RM112,040 by the Sessions Court here today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here was told today that the search at the Ambank Group building at Jalan Raja Chulan was conducted following an order for investigation into an offence under the Anti-Mon...
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PUTRAJAYA: A woman, believed to be a lookout at a human trafficking camp in Wang Kelian, Perak, warned her accomplices of the arrival of the police at the location even before the authorities made con...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Businessman Low Taek Jho, better known as Jho Low, who is central to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, was mentioned on the fourth day of the corruption trial involving Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who allegedly misappropriated RM42mil in SRC International Sdn Bhd’s funds.
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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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KOTA BARU (Bernama): A labourer who became deaf after being slapped by a policeman four years ago has been awarded damages of RM112,040 by the Sessions Court here.
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PETALING JAYA: Soap bubbles found in a stream led to the shocking discovery of illegal migrants locked in camps, wooden cage and eventually mass graves in Wang Kelian, Perlis, the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) heard.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): The Malaysian retail industry is expected to grow by 4.5% this year, compared with 3.9% last year, due to the better business sentiment with China.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian retail industry is expected to grow by 4.5% this year compared with 3.9% last year, due to the better business sentiment with China.
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PUTRAJAYA: The first public hearing of the royal commission of inquiry (RCI) into the Wang Kelian mass graves and human trafficking camps began today with two witnesses saying they had run into a camp...
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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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PETALING JAYA: Five women died after consuming abortion pills purchased online from 2015-2017, reported Sinar Harian.
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PETALING JAYA The Johor state government should be more considerate towards tenants who were asked to leave the state government's flats in Pasir Gudang after they failed to pay rental arrears, says Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) had requested for and obtained details of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s AmBank accounts just weeks after the 14th general electi...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 17 — Two policemen told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on the issue of human trafficking and mass graves in Wang Kelian today of their chance discovery of the camps while on ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) manager denied in court today that he was being briefed by certain quarters to not tell the truth in the hearing of the alleged misappropriation of SRC Inter...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — The Malaysian retail industry is expected to grow by 4.5 per cent this year compared with 3.9 per cent last year, due to the better business sentiment with China.
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A Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) manager denied in court today that he was briefed by certain quarters to not tell the truth in the hearing of the alleged misappropriation of SRC International Sdn Bhd fun...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) manager denied in court today that he was being briefed by certain quarters not to tell the truth in the hearing of the alleged misappropriation of SRC Inter...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — A Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) manager denied in court today that he was being briefed by certain quarters to not tell the truth in the hearing of the alleged misappropriation...