SIBU: A 33-year-old clerk lodged a police report yesterday, claiming to have lost RM13,300 in a Facebook love scam.
KEPALA BATAS, June 20 — Three drug trafficking syndicates were busted and drugs worth RM159,840 were seized in separate police raids around Butterworth, near here, in less than 24 hours between Tues...
JOHOR BARU, June 19 — Marine police seized today 1,590 packets of contraband cigarettes and fireworks, valued at more than RM16,800 during a raid at Kampung Melayu Majidee here.
JOHOR BARU: Hiding illegal cigarettes in a prayer room. That’s how low smugglers have gone just so they can hide their stash from being sniffed out by enforcement agencies.
STUTTGART: Porsche has unveiled two models that will be topping the mid-engine lineup thanks to their fresh new six-cylinder boxer engines: the 2020 Spyder and the 2020 Cayman GT4.
On Tuesday, Porsch...
KUALA LUMPUR: Police here crippled two drug syndicates with the arrests of 13 individuals and the seizure of drugs worth RM146,000 in a five-day operation in the city that started last Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): Public Investment Bank expects a rebound in crude palm oil (CPO) price in the second half (2H) of this year, backed by several factors.
DALLAS: It was reported this week that Lexus will be launching a production version of the convertible LC concept that debuted at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 11 ― Malaysia’s manufacturing sales in April 2019 grew by 6.8 per cent to RM69.9 billion as compared with last year’s RM65.5 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
PETALING JAYA: How much would you pay to eat the King of Fruits?
If you’re looking for a good deal for a Samsung Galaxy Note9, you can get it now at an even lower price on Lazada Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR: Hap Seng Consolidated Bhd remains positive on its plantation business despite lower crude palm oil (CPO) price expectations of between RM2,000 and RM2,300 per tonne this year.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 30): Hap Seng Consolidated Bhd, whose operating profit was hit by softer palm oil prices last financial year, said it sees improvement for its plantation business going forward.
SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla Inc is considering pricing its China-manufactured Model 3 vehicles between 300,000 yuan and 350,000 yuan (RM183,000-RM213,000) before subsidies, Bloomberg reported today, citing p...
PETALING JAYA: Press Metal Aluminium Holdings Bhd’s net profit for its first quarter ended March 31 fell 24% to RM115.11mil from RM150.48mil in the previous corresponding period, mainly due to the weakening of metal price and prolonged high raw material prices.
A car subscription service may seem like a faraway dream for us Malaysians, but it’s soon becoming a reality.
The facelifted 2019 Toyota Vios was recently launched in Malaysia and UMW Toyota Motor brought out the big guns this time.
Bose has not only revealed its smallest smart speaker yet measuring in at just over six inches, but also that the Google Assistant is coming to all of the smart speakers and soundbars in the Bose portfolio.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 23): Boustead Plantations Bhd (BPB) registered a net loss of RM16.2 million for its first quarter ended March 31, 2019 (1QFY19), down from a net profit of RM5.26 million a year ago, ...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 — Boustead Plantations Bhd swung into the red with a net loss of RM16.20 million in the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 (Q1 2019), dragged down by lower palm product prices ...
GEORGE TOWN, May 23 — The police busted a drug trafficking syndicate with the arrest of seven suspects and a seizure of more than RM500,000 worth of drugs over several raids held in two days.
WASHINGTON, May 21 — Sales of existing US homes fell for the second straight month in April as prices increased despite rising supplies of homes for sale, according to an industry survey today.
Shen Wei has been living in hotels and ‘having feasts every day’ since his commentaries on social media started going viral.
DHAKA (AFP): Twenty-three Rohingya girls were rescued after being brought from refugee camps to the capital Dhaka to be sent to Malaysia by air, Bangladesh police said Sunday (May 12).
FOR the week ended April 26, a total of 14 prosecution witnesses took the stand to testify in former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s SRC International Sdn Bhd trial.
SINGAPORE: Malaysia's tourism receipts hit a record high of RM84.1bil in 2018, an increase of 2% from a year earlier.
LETTER | According to statistics, the number of bankruptcies in Malaysia has exceeded 300,000 and the number is still rising by more than 20,000 per year.
PETALING JAYA: Outspoken Jelutong DAP MP RSN Rayer today urged Najib Razak to show some remorse for what happened while he was prime minister instead of going around calling himself “Bossku”. “E...
Shen Wei has been living in hotels and ‘having feasts every day’ since his commentaries on social media started going viral. The 52-year-old says he made more than US$7,000 in just two hours after his popularity soared.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 10): The FBM KLCI reversed its earlier gain and dipped at morning today, as sentiment remained wary just hours before tariffs by the US on China imports were to take effect.
DUBAI, May 9 — Emirates Airline reported a 69 per cent drop in net profits today on high fuel prices and a strong dollar in what it described as a “tough” year.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 9 — Women, Family and Children Development Deputy Minister Hannah Yeoh today thanked overseas Malaysians for going the distance to vote in Pakatan Harapan (PH) on May 9 last year.
A car in Cloppenburg fitted with the hourglass.
SYDNEY, May 9 ― Asian shares fell to six-week lows today as tensions rose ahead of last ditch US-China trade talks which could sharply alter the direction of the global economy.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): The FBM KLCI lost 0.6% at mid-morning today, tracking the fall at regional markets spooked by US-China trade tensions.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): Shares in Gadang Holdings Bhd dipped 1.16% after it proposed a private placement to raise up to RM62.12 million via the issue of up to 82.825 million new ordinary shares, represe...
PUTRAJAYA: Two witnesses told the royal commission of inquiry (RCI) into the discovery of mass graves and human trafficking camps in Perlis that they were able to easily cross over into Malaysia from ...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 8 — Looking for a bargain flagship smartphone with more RAM and storage?
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs issued 61 warning notices to operators of eateries throughout the country who did not display price tags on the first day of Ramadan.
GEORGE TOWN: Songkok maker Haja Mohideen Mohammed Shariff is expecting high demand for his headgear over the next few days.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 8 — The shipments for the Samsung Galaxy Fold haven’t just been delayed, they could be cancelled completely according to CNET.
NEW YORK, May 8 ― Lyft Inc's first quarterly report yesterday as a public company is expected to show investors its growth possibilities and competitive strength against rival Uber, whose initial pu...
Looking for a bargain flagship smartphone with more RAM and storage?
JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo arrived in Borneo island to survey possible locations for a new capital, fast-tracking a plan to move the administrative headquarters out of over-crowded and congested Jakarta.
IN just two days we will be at the one-year anniversary of the historic 14th General Election.
Logistics startup Kargo has raised US$800,000 in a pre-series A funding round led by Singapore-based venture capital firm Cocoon Capital, with participation from two angel investors.
PUTRAJAYA, May 6 — The Pakatan Harapan (PH) administration pledged in its manifesto to resolve statelessness among the ethnic Indian community within 100 days of forming the government and delivered...
IPOH, May 6 — After a campaign of more than a decade, the Kampar Green Ridge battleground will be finally gazetted as a historical site.
Axiata has just announced that they are currently in discussions with Norwegian Telenor Group to established a new merged global entity by combining Axiata and Telenor’s Asian operations.
The readiness assessment (RA) programme under the National Policy on Industry 4.0 or Industry4WRD has so far received over 300 applications from small and medium enterprises (SMEs). International Trad...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Asian markets including Bursa Malaysia on Monday reeled from US President Donald Trump's fresh threat against China to raise tariffs on Chinese imports this week.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips fell in early Monday trade, tracking the worried key Asian markets after US President Donald Trump’s threat to hike US tariffs on US$200bil worth of Chinese goods this week and targeted hundreds of billions more.
MAY 6 — Last November, the Malaysian government introduced the Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme (SVDP) alongside its 2019 Budget.
PETALING JAYA: An online campaign has raised more than RM1.09 million for an 11-year-old Malaysian boy being treated for leukaemia in Singapore.
A sea of yellow-clad well-wishers endured the scorching weather and lined Bangkok’s Ratchadamnoen Avenue to watch the royal procession of Thailand’s newly-crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn today.
PENAMPANG: President of Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has reminded party members to inculcate noble values in fighting for the rights of the people and upholding the party...
PENAMPANG, May 5 — President of Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has reminded party members to inculcate noble values in fighting for the rights of the people and upholding...
Warren Buffett on Saturday rejected a frequent criticism that his Berkshire Hathaway Inc does not disclose enough about its more than 90 often large operating businesses or its common stock investment...
PETALING JAYA: Malaysian travel agencies are eyeing China’s “big mothers” with deep pockets in their push to capture a niche market in tourism.
Electronic stores or discounters often advertise cheap notebooks and PCs. If you want to make a decent saving (and do the environment a favour), you should know how to find a good second-hand model.
PUCHONG: An association of used car dealers is hoping that Putrajaya will continue with mega projects that stimulate the economy and thereby help its 3,000-odd members improve their sales performance.
GEORGE TOWN: Good news for durian lovers. Now you can sample the King of Fruits and at the same time win flight tickets.
SANDAKAN: As the campaigning enters the half-way mark, the battle for Muslim votes between main contenders DAP and Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) gains momentum.
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) today warned that privately-owned clinics could close shop if controls on drug prices come into effect.
LETTER | As you may know, the Malayan tigers' population is extremely low and there are only 300 left in our jungles.
SEREMBAN (May 3): Matrix Concepts (Southern) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Matrix Concepts Holdings Bhd (Matrix Concepts), has signed a joint-venture agreement (JVA) with Koperasi Kemajuan Tanah Negeri Joh...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 — TM has also announced a new promo for new Unifi Home Fibre Broadband customers.
SYDNEY, May 3 — Asian share markets were subdued today amid thin holiday trade although the dollar found support as investors pared expectations for a US rate cut this year while oil prices loitered...
SYDNEY: Asian share markets were subdued on Friday amid thin holiday trade although the dollar found support as investors pared expectations for a U.S. rate cut this year while oil prices loitered near one-month lows on oversupply fears.
OYO Hotels & Homes, a chain of hotels, homes, and living spaces - on May 2announced that it has agreed to acquire Amsterdam based @Leisure Group.
OPPO recently has launched the F11 Pro Avengers Limited Edition smartphone in Malaysia, just in time with the release of Avengers: Endgame in our cinemas.
GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (DAP-Padang Kota) told the Penang assembly today that the three reclaimed islands project is still needed although there is still land available in Batu Kawan...
SEREMBAN (May 2): Matrix Concepts (Southern) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Matrix Concepts Holdings Bhd (Matrix Concepts), has signed a joint-venture agreement (JVA) with Koperasi Kemajuan Tanah Negeri Joh...
Telekom Malaysia is offering a 1-month waiver to encourage new signs-ups for its Unifi home fibre broadband plan.
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia ports are facing a significant shortage of prime mover drivers to ferry cargo within ports, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook.
KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic police will be out in full force during the coming Ramadan period to ease congestion at areas around Ramadan bazaars.
PENDANG: Kedah police seized 190 units of Valve Regulated Lead Acid Batteries, stolen from telecommunication towers at various locations in the state, and arrested eight suspects at the end of April.
When it comes to the crossover market, the Renault Captur has been a solid left-field contender among the traditional, practicality-driven offerings.
TM has also announced a new promo for new Unifi Home Fibre Broadband customers.
KUCHING, May 2 — Sarawak Assistant Minister of Urban Development and Natural Resources Datuk Len Taliff Salleh said today areas approved for oil palm planter Radiant Lagoon Sdn Bhd did not encroach ...
PORT KLANG (May 2): The decision to resume the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is expected to provide comfort to the local residents who have been facing traffic congestion and damage to infrastru...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 2 ― Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad said the best achievement in his first 10 months of office was the Peka B40 health screening programme for the poor.
Not too long ago, Malaysians were sent into shock at the alleged cost to replace a lithium-ion battery pack for a Mercedes-Benz E 300 BlueTec Hybrid and naturally, consumers have become more cautious ...
Samsung announced a 43-inch vertically-oriented TV targeted at millennials who want to view their mobile content on a big screen.
PORT KLANG: The decision to resume the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is expected to provide comfort to the local residents who have been facing traffic congestion and damage to infrastructure du...
KOTA KINABALU: Former federal minister Maximus Ongkili has slammed Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin for “hoodwinking” the public on energy developme...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 1 — Labour and civil society groups called for improved salaries for workers across the country and the end to workplace discrimination during a May Day gathering here today.
A video showing a couple from Kuantan chasing down a Milo truck for their pregnant daughter-in-law went viral.Muhammad Azmer Mohd Badrul Merzam shared the video involving his parents on Twitter on Apr...
KUALA LUMPUR: TC Euro Cars (TCEC), the sole franchise holder of Renault vehicles in Malaysia, has announced the introduction of the Captur+ crossover that comes with a cleaner engine and added 'bells...
Temasek is a complex corporation.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 30 ― An event management company, Solar Shine Sdn Bhd, was paid a RM1 million cheque by Datuk Seri Najib Razak in 2015 to promote the now-defunct 1Malaysia campaign nationwide to...
KUALA LUMPUR: Event organising firm Solar Shine Sdn Bhd received a RM1mil cheque from Datuk Seri Najib Razak in 2015 for the promotion of the 1Malaysia programme nationwide.
PETALING JAYA: The government has denied a claim that its recent deal to sell palm oil and related products to China is subject to an annual cap between 200,000 and half a million tonnes in the next f...
NEW YORK, April 30 — This morning, Samsung announced a 43-inch vertically-oriented TV targeted at millennials who want to view their mobile content on a big screen.
Japanese Emperor Akihito will abdicate today, in favour of his elder son, ending a three-decade reign during which he sought to ease the painful memories of World War II and engage with people, includ...
JOHOR BARU: Star Media Group Bhd’s inaugural SPARK Johor 2019 kicked off with the largest turnout of corporate figures and business people in the state.
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