WHEN the doors to the sales gallery of an upcoming residential project in central Singapore opened in July, more than 4,000 prospective homebuyers flooded the showroom for a first glimpse of the plush development.
The 3 Vespa variants that were launched today.
Hannah (2nd right) handing over the mock cheque to a representative from State Printing Department.
KOTA KINABALU: About 228 child nurseries have been set up in public sector workplaces nationwide which are registered with the Social Welfare Department until July, said Deputy Women, Family, and Comm...
KOTA KINABALU, Aug 6 — About 228 nurseries have been set up in public sector work places nationwide which are registered with the Social Welfare Department until July, said Deputy Women, Family,...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): The escalation in trade tensions stemming from the US-China trade war continued to wreak havoc on regional markets, and FBM KLCI index-linked stocks were no exception.
STUTTGART: Porsche has finally unveiled the base models of the 2020 911 lineup: the 911 Carrera Coupe and the 911 Carrera Cabriolet.
IF you pay income taxes, you are among only 15% of Malaysia’s 15 million workforce who do so.
KOTA KINABALU: Indonesian authorities have been unable to glean more information from a suspect who was detained with a shipment of ivory as he is still in a "state of shock" since his arrest on July 9
Lee checks the documents brought by Ida.
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 47 students have been awarded Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu (Mandarin) Enrichment Scholarship to pursue degrees and short-term Mandarin courses in Taiwan.
Internet searches for “Cancelling Amazon Prime” were 18 times higher on July 15 – the beginning of Amazon.com Inc’s two-day sale – than the previous day, according to search intelligence firm Captify. The data suggest shoppers want to snatch up discounted gadgets and appliances without making a long-term commitment to the world’s biggest online retailer.
KUALA LUMPUR: A government guide-line on salaries and perks for top management in government-linked companies and statutory bodies will be ready by year-end, according to the Prime Minister’s econom...
IPOH (Bernama): The Perak state secretariat (SUK) is among six departments or state agencies in Perak with outstanding traffic summonses, dating back to year 2000.
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Indonesian officials showing the 10 elephant tusks seized from the suspect (centre).
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is hoping to get more details from its Indonesian counterparts on how an estate worker managed to buy 10 elephant tusks in Lahad Datu and smuggled them out of the state.
KUCHING: Three local men, aged between 27 and 29, were arrested by the Sarawak Commercial Crime Investigations Department (CCID) to assist in an investigation into an unlicensed moneylending business.
The suspects ran an illegal moneylending business that scammed victims of hundreds of thousands of ringgit.
KOTA KINABALU: Indonesian Customs officials have seized 10 elephant tusks that were being smuggled by an estate worker into Kalimantan.
SEREMBAN: Eleven food premises in the district have been ordered to close for 14 days by the Negri Sembilan State Health Department for committing various offences, including operating in unhygienic c...
In conjunction with Lazada’s Mid-Year Festival happening this 12 July to 14 July, Oppo is offering up to RM1,400 off the R15 Pro as well as other discounts.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 11): CIMB Research says Malaysia's total palm oil inventory may have bottomed at June 2019's 2.42 million tonne level as higher production was offset by stronger exports and in anti...
SIBU: It only took two weeks for a female online trader to be conned out of RM40,250 in a parcel scam scheme by her online "boyfriend."
MELAKA: Sungai Rambai assemblyman Datuk Hasan Abd Rahman has claimed trial to misappropriating RM318,400 from the National Blue Ocean Strategy (NBOS) project.
MELAKA: Sungai Rambai assemblyman Hasan Rahman and a clerk pleaded not guilty in the Ayer Keroh Sessions Court here today to 34 counts of criminal breach of trust (CBT) involving RM318,400 in the Nati...
MALACCA: Sungai Rambai Assemblyman Datuk Hasan Abd Rahman and a clerk pleaded not guilty in the Ayer Keroh sessions court here today to 34 counts of criminal breach of trust (CBT), involving RM318,400...
MELAKA (July 9): Sungai Rambai Assemblyman Datuk Hasan Abd Rahman and a clerk pleaded not guilty in the Ayer Keroh Sessions Court here today to 34 counts of criminal breach of trust (CBT), involving R...
Sungai Rambai assemblyperson Hasan Abd Rahman and a clerk pleaded not guilty in the Ayer Keroh Sessions Court today to 34 counts of criminal breach of trust involving RM318,400 in the National Blue Oc...
MELAKA: The Sungai Rambai assemblyman and his former clerical assistant claimed trial at the Sessions Court in Ayer Keroh for alleged misappropriation of funds under the National Blue Ocean Strategy (NBOS) totalling RM318,400.
SINGAPORE, July 6 — At age six, while most of her peers were still getting acquainted with times tables, Apple Zhu received her dad’s old MacBook so that she can get a headstart in programming.
VETERAN investor Mark Mobius says gold’s set to push higher, potentially topping US$1,500 an ounce, as interest rates head lower, central banks extend purchases, and uncertainty surrounding geopolitics and cryptocurrencies fans demand.
PETALING JAYA: With uncertainty from the US-China trade war starting to taper, the rally in gold may be faltering as investors abandon the safe haven and move back to ‘riskier assets’.
SINGAPORE: Gold opened the third quarter with a slump back below US$1,400 (RM5,789) an ounce after the US and China agreed to a truce in their trade war, dealing a blow for now to havens that were bolstered in recent months by the long-running tensions as well as prospects for looser monetary policy.
PETALING JAYA: Prices of crude palm oil (CPO), which touched the lowest level in four years, rebounded following news that China will increase its purchase of US soyoil.
PETALING JAYA: IOI Corp Bhd’s profitability for the financial year 2019 (FY19) is expected to be affected by lower margins due to weak crude palm oil (CPO) prices.
MUAR: The marine police here have detained three local men and seized some 1,200 litres of subsidised diesel worth about RM2,400 after surveillance on their illegal activities.
NEW YORK, June 26 — Gold soared to an almost six-year high yesterday on escalating US-Iran tensions, while equity markets slid on disappointing economic data and uncertainty on whether the Federal R...
ISKANDAR PUTERI: Gelang Patah is becoming a new "hot spot" in Johor to smuggle drugs from the state to nearby Indonesian islands.
HONG KONG, June 24 — Oil prices extended gains today as rising US-Iran tensions fuelled supply concerns, while Asian equities also edged up ahead of a crunch meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinp...
HONG KONG, June 24 — Oil prices extended gains today as rising US-Iran tensions fuelled supply concerns, while Asian equity traders moved cautiously ahead of a crunch meeting between Donald Trump an...
LONDON, June 21 — Gold prices struck near six-year highs today as a weaker dollar and escalating US-Iran tensions fuelled a flight to haven assets, while oil futures built on strong gains.
SINGAPORE: Gold prices have taken off after a lackluster few months, passing US$1,400 an ounce for the first time since September 2013 on Friday.
HONG KONG, June 21 — Oil prices rose again Friday, extending the previous day’s surge on tensions between the United States and Iran, while Asian equities turned negative as investors took their f...
CHUKAI: Terengganu’s Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) seized 104,200 litres of stolen diesel, in a raid at a private jetty in Sungai Kuang here, about 1am today.
Social activist group Jingga 13 Malaysia today urged members of the public to donate generously to a victim of the New Zealand terrorist shooting as he is now unable to work to support himself.
ARAU, Perlis: Three blind, elderly women were left homeless after their 100-year-old ancestral home was destroyed in a blaze on Monday (Jun 3).
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.
KUANTAN: A former security guard lost RM17,950 after being duped into investing in a non-existent old coin business for almost a year.
KUANTAN: A former security guard suffered losses of RM17,950 after being duped to invest in a non-existent old coin business for almost a year.
Malaysian millennials like Shephanie Kuan are discovering that a university degree alone is not sufficient to land them a job.
KUALA LUMPUR: A senior citizen, who attempted to smuggle cigarettes, was arrested at the Kong Kong intersection in Pasir Gudang.
PUTRAJAYA: The scholarship funds offered by 12 local universities for Palestinian students to pursue their higher education in Malaysia will be privately funded by the respective universities, said di...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 24 ― A senior citizen believed have been attempting to smuggle cigarettes was arrested by the General Operations Force at the Kong Kong intersection in Pasir Gudang, Johor early ye...
GOMBAK: Any proposal for a travel ban on study loan defaulters would only add undue pressure on fresh graduates earning only RM1,200 to RM1,400, Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman...
GOMBAK, May 17 — The proposed travel ban on National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) defaulters should not apply to unemployed graduates or those who earn low wages, said Youth and Sports ...
A MAN in Taiwan died after cutting off his penis and slitting his wrist.
Shen Wei has been living in hotels and ‘having feasts every day’ since his commentaries on social media started going viral.
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is maintaining its average crude palm oil (CPO) price forecast of RM2,400 per tonne for 2019F and its neutral view on the sector
SINGAPORE: The 2020s are set to be the Asian decade, with the continent dominating an exclusive list of economies expected to sustain growth rates of around 7%.
IPOH: The standard operating procedure (SOP) for women Fire and Rescue Department personnel will be renewed to allow more to join.
KUALA LUMPUR: More than 3,400 devotees and volunteers of Tzu Chi Foundation Malaysia took part in a large-scale Buddha bathing ceremony to mark Mother’s Day, Wesak Day and Global Tzu Chi’s Day at ...
PETALING JAYA: Traders at Ramadan bazaars have been advised to study the terms and conditions of the e-wallet system to ensure they are compensated as stipulated in their agreement.
To mark it's annual I/O developer conference, Google has unveiled a budget version of its premium phone – that has nearly all the same features as the more expensive one. How is the Pixel 3a this cheap?
The African National Congress (ANC) easily won South Africa’s general election on Saturday, but its share of the vote fell, reflecting anger at corruption scandals and racial inequalities that remai...
KUALA LUMPUR: Visitors who wish to purchase food and drinks at Ramadan bazaars during the fasting month can now do so without using cash with the help of the Touch ‘n Go e-wallet.
KUALA LUMPUR: Villages and rural areas nationwide could be going cashless, including for bill payments, by the end of the year.
GENAVA, SWITZERLAND (May 11): Around 180 governments on Friday agreed on a new UN accord to regulate the export of plastic waste, some eight million tonnes of which ends up in the oceans each year, or...
SHAH ALAM: Blame behaviourial issues among children on the lack of outdoor activities, say two specialists.
AXIATA Group Bhd’s tower company, edotco Group, is expected to be a major beneficiary of the mega-merger between Axiata and Telenor ASA’s Asian assets.
KUANTAN: A former Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia (Perhilitan) officer failed to set aside his four-year jail sentence and RM117,000 fine for submitting false claims over the purchase of backpacks six years ago.
SHAH ALAM, May 10 — Water supply disruption following three main pipe bursts near Banting-Taiping West-Coast Expressway (WCE) here is expected to be resolved by Sunday.
MIRI: A documentary on the massive forest clearing happening on land adjacent to Mulu National Park in northern Sarawak have been released to the public in Europe.
Prototype production of future fifth-generation e-drivetrain: electric motor, transmission and power electronics are combined in a separate, compact e-drive component.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 10 ― In addition to launching the highly-anticipated pair of Google 3a smartphones, the company also used its annual developer's conference to announce the Nest Hub Max and its co...
STUTTGART: The electric vehicles from Mercedes-Benz is ready for launch as the Mercedes-Benz EQC is produced at the Mercedes-Benz Bremen plant – and can be ordered now.
One of the most important models for the Mercedes-Benz brand is the EQC, and it’s finally rolling off production lines in Bremen, with the Beijing plant to follow by the end of the year – specific...
The unscheduled water disruption in Klang following three main pipes bursting near the Banting-Taiping West Coast Expressway (WCE) project construction site is expected to be progressively resolved fr...
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.
KLANG: Preliminary work to replace damaged pipes in Bukit Raja has started, says Selangor executive councillor Izham Hashim.
KEPALA BATAS: A female lecturer at a public institution of higher learning (IPTA) here lost RM30,400 yesterday after she was duped by a Macau Scam syndicate into believing that she was involved in a c...
COULD there be light at the end of the tunnel for shipping company Malaysian Bulk Carriers Bhd (Maybulk)?
“Sekinchan” is a Teochew word which means “land suitable for farming”. The area is commonly acknowledged to be the state’s rice bowl.
KLANG: Several places in Klang were thrown into chaos after their water supply came to a sudden halt on Sunday.
KLANG, May 7 — The 800,000 consumers in 65 areas here hit by the unscheduled water supply disruption due to three mains bursting along the West Coast Expressway (WCE) project site near here on Sunda...
KLANG: The 800,000 consumers in 65 areas here hit by the unscheduled water supply disruption due to three mains bursting along the West Coast Expressway (WCE) project site near here on Sunday, can exp...
KLANG: Sentosa assemblyman Gunaraj George wants Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Air Selangor) to liase with the assemblymen of affected areas when dispatching war tankers.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 7): Petra Energy Bhd achieved a net profit of RM1.72 million for its first quarter ended March 31 (1QFY19), up 68.3% from RM1.02 million a year ago.
FRANKFURT: Late last week, Hyundai announced that the Ioniq electric lineup had received a mid-cycle refresh.
PETALING JAYA: European and Asian equity markets around the world were routed after US President Donald Trump issued fresh tariff threats against China.
The local W213 Mercedes-Benz E-Class range has received a new range-topper in the form of the E 350.
WASHINGTON, May 6 — US President Donald Trump decided to play hardball with Beijing ahead of a key round of negotiations this week, threatening to impose tariffs on all of the US$550 billion in Chin...
Since the launch of the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 or RTX 2080, the cards’ Turing GPU have pretty much been based on non-A die silicons.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Bursa Malaysia has publicly reprimanded Perak Corp Bhd and seven of its former directors for failing to issue its annual report for 2016 within the required period.
KLANG: Repair works on all the three main pipes that burst near the Banting-Taiping West Coast Expressway (WCE) construction project are expected to be completed by 8pm on Monday (May 6).
METZ, FRANCE (May 6): Environment ministers of the G7 nations met in France Sunday, a day ahead of the release of what is expected to be another alarming report on the state of the planet.
KOTA KINABALU: The Sandakan by-election campaign has so far been conducted within the confines of the law, says Sabah police commissioner Datuk Omar Mammah.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): The government is working on ways to alleviate the cost of living and job security issues faced by Malaysians, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
JOHOR BARU: The marine police have seized 6,400 cartons of illegal cigarettes from China worth almost RM650,000 inside a lorry during a raid at Taman Ungku Tun Aminah here.
Marine police have seized 6,400 cartons of illegal cigarettes from China worth almost RM650,000 during a raid at Taman Ungku Tun Aminah in Johor Baru.Southern Region Two commander Asst Comm Paul Khiu ...