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THE Selangor IT and e-Commerce Council has announced the top ten winners for the Selangor Accelerator Programme 2019 (SAP 2019).
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BESTARI JAYA: Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari says there was a possible act of sabotage involved in the recent fuel spill into Sungai Selangor, resulting in the closure of the Sungai Selangor Phase 2 water treatment plant here and further water cuts in the state.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sixteen saplings of the Melaka Tree were planted in various parts of Kuala Lumpur today under an initiative to bring greenery to Greater Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley.
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The Alternative View - M Shanmugam Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAS) is like the Brazilian football team. Almost everybody, from politicians to technocrats and investment analysts, seems to be an expert in how it can improve its services in good and bad times.
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PUTRAJAYA (June 17): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will meet with the National Audit Department before deciding whether an investigation should be conducted on the weaknesses disclos...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will meet with the National Audit Department before deciding whether an investigation should be conducted on the weaknesses disclosed in the ...
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PUTRAJAYA (June 16): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will meet with the National Audit Department before deciding whether an investigation should be conducted on the weaknesses disclos...
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Porsche Malaysia has launched the new 992 generation Porsche 911 here in Malaysia at the Sepang International Circuit with the Carrera S starting from RM1,150,000 with the new Carrera 4S starting from...
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HONG KONG: Tencent Holdings Ltd is pressing China’s top smartphone vendors and app stores to boost the cut of revenue it gets from games sold through their platforms, people familiar with the matter said, stepping up efforts to claw back profits as its business slows.
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(July 12): The stench of curdled milk wafted from a shipping container of waste at Malaysia’s Port Klang as Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin told a group of journalists in May she would send the mag...
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong met with a former Ukrainian minister in Parliament Thursday (July 11).
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Amidst the on-going trade war between the US and China, Korean electronics giant Samsung is already planning on moving one of its manufacturing plant out of the Chinese mainland.
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KUALA LUMPUR: National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) borrowers listed in the Central Credit Reference Information System (CCRIS) will be able to buy their first house, said Housing and Loc...
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KUALA LUMPUR: National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) borrowers listed in the Central Credit Reference Information System (CCRIS) will be able to buy their first house, said Housing and Loc...
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Honda Malaysia announced last month that the City can be ordered with a Passion Red Pearl paintjob, so here’s a full gallery of the B-segment model in that shade for your viewing pleasure.
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ALOR GAJAH: The Malacca government is optimistic that the problem of flash floods which often hit the state can be overcome in six more months through the implementation of four major initiatives to a...
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Asset managers are increasingly using their financial clout to persuade companies to be friendlier to the planet, wielding a combination of the stick of disinvestment and the carrot of engagement. But can the financial world do more to ensure countries and their central banks are also meeting their environmental, social and governance responsibilities?
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Several major US-based technology companies are planning to shift substantial production out of China, spurred by a bitter trade war between Washington and Beijing, the Nikkei reported on July 3, citing sources.
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PETALING JAYA: Penang Deputy Chief Minister Dr P Ramasamy would have been more constructive in his reminder had he gone through the detailed report card produced by IDEAS, MP for Bangi Dr Ong Kian Min...
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E-WALLET adoption in Malaysia is still at its infancy.
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TRADE and industry groups in the country are against any government decision to bring in African workers, citing social and cultural issues.
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PETALING JAYA: The government’s proposal to take foreign workers from Africa to work in the plantation sector is still at the proposal stage, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The new substantial shareholders in Kumpulan Powernet Bhd, led by billionaire Datuk Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah, have taken management control of the company.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 28): The government is able to achieve a balanced budget in the next four years based on steps it is taking to reduce costs, observed the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affair...
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MALAYSIAN fans of the biggest band in the world have been scrambling to get tickets for U2’s South-East Asian debut on Nov 30 and Dec 1.
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PETALING JAYA: The Kuala Lumpur High Court has decided in favour of Zen Courts Sdn Bhd in its share valuation hearing, after a nine-year legal battle with Ho Hup Construction Company Bhd.
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PUTRAJAYA (June 27): Random checks by the Human Resource Ministry on 274 employers nationwide recently found that almost 30% of them did not comply with the RM1,100 minimum wage.
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PUTRAJAYA: Random checks by the human resources ministry on 274 employers nationwide recently found that almost 30% of them did not comply with the RM1,100 minimum wage ruling.
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PUTRAJAYA: Random checks by the Human Resource Ministry on 274 employers nationwide recently found that almost 30% of them did not comply with the RM1,100 minimum wage.
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Honda customers in Bintulu, Sarawak are now able to enjoy more convenience and easier accessibility with the opening of the new Honda 3S Centre by Kemena Auto Sdn.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd's core earnings of RM184mil, which rose 6% year-on-year in 1QFY20 came in within expectations, said Alliance DBS research.
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OWNING a home is no longer just a pipe dream. Whether you have difficulty getting a loan or are trying to make the best choice for yourself between renting and owning, S P Setia is there to take on the challenges with you and guide you along the way – from the very moment you decide to buy your dream property.
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KOTA BHARU: The Kelantan government will promote the importance of measles vaccination among the Orang Asli community in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang through the religious teacher and penghulu or hea...
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SHAH ALAM: The government will study problems on refugees at Bukit Malut, Langkawi, Kedah, to resolve the matter holistically, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
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PETALING JAYA: Next Bike Sdn Bhd, a unit of Naza Corp, is confident of selling some 380 units of the high-performance lifestyle Ducati motorcycles this year.
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Google has revealed that YouTube will soon get a feature that lets viewers digitally test out the makeup that their favourite beauty gurus are reviewing in their videos.
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PUTRAJAYA: Fear of cancer is enough to push more than 90% of Malaysians to visit their doctors within two weeks of seeing tell-tale signs of the disease.
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SHAH ALAM (June 20): Engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) outfit Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd said it is eyeing a net profit growth of about 10% for the financial year ending ...
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Apple is contemplating on shifting between 15% and 30% of its manufacturing outside of China.
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KUCHING: Migration among the Ibans is expected to increase in the next 10 years with more educated individuals seeking jobs that match their qualifications in the city, said Sarawak Chief Minister Aba...
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PETALING JAYA: Have you ever driven or been in a car without any auto film?
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Porsche’s entry-level sports car and roadster have finally gotten the GT treatment and for the first time ever, the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and 718 Spyder shares the same technical base.
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Maybe Google was onto something when it used John Legend as the voice of its smart speakers: Nearly one in three participants in a recent Adobe smart speaker survey said that they want a celebrity as the voice of their AI assistant.
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PUTRAJAYA: The common measles, combined with a fragile im­mune system and severe malnutrition, have been cited in the possible deaths of 15 Orang Asli of Kampung Kuala Koh in Gua Musang, says the Health Ministry.
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SEPANG: AirAsia Group Bhd’s move to dispose of its aircraft will be a good way to get rid of residual risk, says group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes.
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(June 18): Malaysia’s large banks have the highest board representation for women across the Southeast Asian region, outpacing peers in Singapore and the Philippines where the proportion is below 15...
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PUTRAJAYA: As many as 37 of the 112 Orang Asli Batek people in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan, who are reported to be suffering respiratory tract infections, have contracted measles, said Hea...
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PUTRAJAYA: The disease that has affected the Orang Asli of Kg Kuala Koh in Gua Musang has been identified as measles by the Health Ministry.
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GEORGE TOWN: Pentamaster Corp Bhd is diversifying to supply automation systems to the medical, consumer electronic, and logistic industries to broaden its income base.
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MUAR: The tendency of PAS and Umno leaders in always blaming the youth who wanted inclusive politics led to the group feeling disenchanted, resulting in their shift to support to Pakatan Harapan (PH),...
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BANKS with large exposure to housing loans may have a problem as a result of the way properties were priced, marketed and sold the last several years, industry sources say.
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PETALING JAYA (June 14): The cost of constructing homes might increase in the future as cement companies mull the increase their product cement price in the near future, said industry sources.
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PETALING JAYA (June 14): The cost of constructing homes might increase in the future as cement companies mull the increase their product cement price in the near future, said industry sources.
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(June 14): News of more mysterious tanker attacks, this time in the Gulf of Oman, had their predictable effect on (otherwise lifeless) oil prices Thursday morning.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Eleven years ago, Azura Senawi accepted a teaching position at an independent Chinese school with some trepidation because she had been told that parents could be demanding.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 29): CIMB IB Research has upgraded Tenaga Nasional Bhd to “Add” at RM11.66 with a lower target price (TP) of RM13 (from RM13.05) and said it deemed Tenaga’s 1Q19 core net profi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research is maintaining its underweight call on APM Automotive but raised its fair value to RM2.34 from RM2.30 previously based on a rolled-over valuation to FY20 with a price-to-earnings (PE) of 11 times.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Harapan (PH) is considering introducing positions like the non-constituency state assemblypersons for women politicians in order to establish 30% women representation in the stat...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Diabetes contributed to 66% of the 55,000 chronic kidney patients in the country needing to undergo dialysis treatment.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Diabetes has been found to be the main reason behind people suffering from chronic kidney disease.
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Ever since the US issued the ban against China, Huawei has undoubtedly been getting the short end of the stick of the executive order.
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PETALING JAYA: Singapore today said it is impossible to grant clemency for Malaysians on death row in the city-state, citing the growing number of Malaysians caught for drug trafficking.
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We’re here in chilly New Zealand, compliments of Sime Darby Auto Performance, official distributors of Porsche vehicles in Malaysia, to be the first few in the region to check out the new Porsche 91...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 23): Budget hotels in the country are struggling to keep afloat mainly because of an oversupply of hotels in cities such as KL, lower tourism arrivals last year, completion from Airb...
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Cases of European firms forced to transfer technology in China are increasing despite Beijing saying the problem does not exist, a European business lobby said, adding that its outlook on the country’s regulatory environment is "bleak".
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Chinese gaming giant NetEase said on May 20 that it would partner with The Pokemon Company and Marvel to release new games for the domestic market, as it looks to add more foreign content to its roster and shore up revenue.
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KUALA LUMPUR: In its pursuit to elevate more Malaysian homegrown businesses into the global supply chain, Malaysia External Trade Development Corp (Matrade) expects to put 88 high-performing mid-tier companies on an accelerated export growth platform between 2019 and 2020.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The trial of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who is facing seven charges involving SRC International Sdn Bhd’s funds totalling RM42mil, has completed 30% of its process.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The trial of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who is facing seven charges involving SRC International Sdn Bhd's funds totalling RM42mil, has completed 30% of its process.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia spends more money on research and development than Finland but produces far fewer innovations than the latter, according to an independent public policy research and advocacy or...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) approved 4,084 manufacturing projects for Penang in 2018 with investments totaling RM129.1bil.
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THE Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), previously known as the One Belt One Road Initiative, consists primarily of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-century Maritime Silk Road.
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PETALING JAYA: Political activist Zainnal Ajamain has dismissed Sarawak’s hope of autonomy over health and education as a dream that would not be realised.
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KUALA LANGAT: Individual septic tank owners have been advised to desludge their septic tanks once in every two years in a bid to preserve the environment, especially water sources.
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PETALING JAYA: Taxi associations are the latest to voice out against the transport ministry’s decision to lift restrictions on the darkness of tints for the rear windows and rear windscreens of priv...
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Manufacturing is a small part of most advanced economies.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): About 100,000 cases of teenage pregnancy have been reported since 2013, says Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh.
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Just in time for the upcoming Raya holidays, Honda Malaysia has announced that the current City, Jazz, and CR-V on sale will receive a new Passion Red Pearl paint colour that made its Malaysian debut ...
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Electronic Arts is in “advanced negotiations” to bring massive free-to-play battle royale hit Apex Legends to both mobile phones and to China and already have plans in place to self-publish the game in South Korea, EA chief operating officer and chief financial officer said during an earnings call this week.
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Honda Malaysia has announced a new colour option – Passion Red Pearl – for the Jazz, City and CR-V. The hue first made its appearance on the facelifted HR-V in its RS variant form, and has also be...
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In a bid to spruce up the appeal of its core models – the CR-V (15%), City (34%) and Jazz (12%) which collectively accounts for 62% of Honda Malaysia’s total sales volume, these three popular mode...
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PETALING JAYA: Honda Malaysia has announced that three of its locally assembled (Completely Knocked Down) models can be had in Passion Red Pearl.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): KajiData Research’s latest public opinion poll on Pakatan Harapan's popularity as it celebrates its first anniversary in power shows that it is still deemed the most viable coalition to rule the country compared with its predecessor Barisan Nasional.
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PETALING JAYA: Former transport minister Liow Tiong Lai today questioned the ministry’s decision to allow motorists to tint their rear windows “as dark as they want”, asking if the government ha...
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Brussels looks like the next battlefield for music streaming. Spotify Technology SA wants the European Union to probe Apple Inc over the 30% cut of paid subscriptions that it takes from App Store vendors. (The levy falls to 15% after a year).
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KLANG: Several places in Klang were thrown into chaos after their water supply came to a sudden halt on Sunday.
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The government has announced revisions to the current vehicle tinting guidelines, which were last revised in February 2016 when updated regulations filed under Motor Vehicles (Prohibition of Certain T...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bumi Armada Bhd shares jumped almost 10% in early trade Tuesday after the company secured RM8.8bil nine-year floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) contract.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bumi Armada Bhd's joint venture has secured a contract from India's Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC) to provide a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Penang government will set aside 30% of public housing on the three reclaimed islands for fishermen who qualify, the state assembly was told today.
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The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has denied the issuance of certificates approving the use of dark tinted windows on vehicles, subsequent to a post that has been making the rounds on social media i...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): Ecobuilt Holdings Bhd (formerly known as M-Mode Bhd) is buying the entire stake of construction firm Rexallent construction Sdn Bhd (RCSB) from Kilau Makmur Sdn Bhd (KMSB) for...
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CYBERJAYA (April 29): Telekom Malaysia Bhd’s (TM) enterprise and public sector business solutions arm TM One, today unveiled its new 90,000 square feet Klang Valley Core Data Centre (KVDC). TM One c...
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GEORGE TOWN: A mother of an autistic child pursued an advance diploma in special education with the aim of providing her son with a better learning experience.
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GEORGE TOWN: Despite managing its water resources effectively, Penang is facing serious challenges where water security is concerned.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 26): Financing schemes in support of home ownerships, such as rent-to-own programmes, could distort the market by supporting high house prices, said Khazanah Research Institute (KR...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Domestic Trade and Con­sumer Affairs Ministry will be looking into ways to promote the use of e-commerce in a bid to drive down prices of goods.
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Twitter users in the United States are younger, better educated and more left-leaning than the general population, a survey showed April 24.
Twitter | United States | Donald Trump | Facebook | Pew Research Center | 14% | 22% | 41% | 31% | 26% | 30% | 36% | 21% | 80% | 10% | 65% | Democrats | 25% | 90% | Republicans | 10 | 26 | 89 | 14 | 41 | 90 | 65 | 25 | 31 | 22 | 25 | 21 | 36 | 75 | 000 | 24 | 30 | 69 | 42 | 254.15 | 40 | 80 | RM310 | 254.15 | US$75 | 000 | April 24
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PUTRAJAYA: The government wants to tackle profiteering that occurs in the supply chain, which has led to the escalating prices of goods, says Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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PUTRAJAYA: The next step forward for the Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry to drive down prices of goods and services for consumers would be to bolster e-commerce.