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Edaran Tan Chong Malaysia (ETCM) has finally announced the official pricing for the Nissan X-Trail facelift, and it is indeed the same set of figures we first saw at the 2019 Malaysia Autoshow.
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A total of 48 unlicensed water vending machines worth about RM230,400 have been seized during an Ops Sita operation at five different districts across Penang.
Penang | Ops Sita | RM230 | 400 | RM230 | 400 | 400 | 400 | 48 | 48
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TAIPEI (April 18): A 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, shaking buildings and disrupting traffic.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government’s move to amend regulations under the Road Transport Department to allow people with disabilities (OKU) to register as e-hailing drivers will provide an opportunity for ...
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Japan lost its position as the world’s second-biggest economy to China awhile ago. But it’s beating out its Asian rival in one area at least: private equity.
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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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One of the most exciting changes in the smartphone world over the last few years has to be the growth of budget and mid-range options.
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GEORGE TOWN: Sixty-eight motorcycles at the parking area of the Taman Alor Vista Relau apartment in Bayan Lepas, near here, were destroyed in a fire today.
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GEORGE TOWN, April 17 — Sixty-eight motorcycles at the parking area of the Taman Alor Vista Relau apartment in Bayan Lepas, near here, were destroyed in a fire today.
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Ah, China. The land of one-off specials designed to meet the wants and needs of a huge market, one that eclipses practically everyone else.
A-Class | China | Mercedes-AMG | 4MATIC | Volkswagen | Series | C43 | Tiguan | BMW | A35 | Auto Shanghai | A35L | Asia | Power | 2.0 | 306 | 3 | 2789 | 60 | 4 | 2018 | 4 | 3 | 400 | 7 | 2729 | 2018
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PETALING JAYA (April 17): New housing developments in Kuala Lumpur will be limited to a population density not exceeding 1,000 people per 0.4ha (one acre).
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Honor Malaysia launches the new Honor 20 Lite featuring a triple camera setup with an ultrawide lens and a 6.21in Dewdrop display.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Two local companies which make the internet a platform to promote knowledge and share skills, Planetmahir Sdn Bhd and Drawzania.com will sign a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) this Friday.
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The sale of damage to the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris has begun to emerge.More than 400 firemen were needed to tame the fire that consumed the roof and collapsed the spire of the eight-centuries-old...
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Aston Martin Lagonda has revealed the final production-ready version of its first all-electric production car, the Rapide E at the Auto Shanghai motor show.
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What changes will you be seeing after last week's round of social media platform updates? New ways to express yourself on LinkedIn, limited Twitter daily follows, and improved performance on Snapchat's Android app.
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Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a movement of children against global warming, urged leaders on Tuesday to act to save the planet in the same way they are pledging to rebuild Notre-D...
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President Emmanuel Macron pledged that France would rebuild the fire-devastated Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, saying he hoped the work would be done in five years and the French people would pull tog...
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BERLIN: A petrol-driven Volkswagen Beetle is an enduring classic, but it's not the most eco-friendly mode of transport - unless you convert it to 100-per-cent electric.
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I just can’t get enough with how it looks; it’s as if that rear end speaks to me – “Come get me, Bite it, Follow me home” – are the quotes that are ringing in my head just looking at the r...
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MIRI, April 15 — The wildfire in Kuala Baram here has spread over 100 hectares, engulfing forests, plantations and peat land, according to the Miri Fire & Rescue Department.
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MIRI (April 16): The wildfire in Kuala Baram here has spread over 100 hectares, engulfing forests, plantations and peat land, according to the Miri Fire & Rescue Department.
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PARIS, FRANCE (April 16): French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday vowed to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, after a colossal fire caused the spire of the historic edifice to crash to the grou...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 ― Honor Malaysia is releasing yet another mid-range smartphone and it’s called the Honor 20 Lite.
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SASSNITZ, April 16 — German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be joined by French and Norwegian ministers today to officially open a massive wind farm in the Baltic Sea, a key project for her country’...
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PETALING JAYA: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) will soon mark its international foray into renewable energy once it completes the acquisition of Amplus Energy Solutions Pte Ltd, better known as M+ later this month.
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Honor Malaysia is releasing yet another mid-range smartphone and it’s called the Honor 20 Lite.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed marginally higher on Monday thanks to some nibbling on Petronas Chemicals, Maxis and Sime Darby but the broader market was weaker in the absence of strong fund and retail buying interest.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Rapid Bus will go cashless on its Ampang corridor routes today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: RAM Ratings lowered its crude palm oil (CPO) price forecast to an average of RM2,200 and RM2,400 a tonne in 2019 from RM2,300 and RM2,500 previously.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — The Galaxy A70 is probably the best all-rounder in Samsung’s current mid-range lineup.
Galaxy A70 | Galaxy A70 | Indonesia | Samsung | Malaysia | KUALA LUMPUR | China | Snapdragon | Galaxy S10e | Super AMOLED | A70 | 128GB storage | 8GB RAM version | 128GB storage | 6GB RAM | China | Galaxy A80 | IDR | Galaxy S10+ | SoyaCincau | 128 | 6.7 | 15 | 699 | 4 | 999 | 695 | 2 | 999 | 839 | 4 | 500 | 069 | 500 | 000 | 128 | 29 | 675 | 6 | 999 | 032 | 13 | 999 | 000 | 6 | 8 | 699 | 3 | 299 | 2019 | 600 | 292 | 10 | 499 | 000 | 4 | 999CNY | April 15 | 29 April 2019 | 2 | 999CNY | RM1 | 839 | 3 | 299CNY | RM2 | 032 | 5 | 799 | 000IDR | RM1 | 695 | 500 | 000IDR | RM146 | RM1 | 400 | RM1 | 600 | RM2 | 699 | 3.5 | RM3 | 065 | 10 | 499 | 000IDR | RM3 | 069 | RM3 | 699 | 6 | 999CNY | RM4 | 292 | 13 | 999 | 000IDR | RM4 | 093 | 093 | 5 | 799 | 000 | 400 | 065
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) announced today that it is acquiring 100% interest in Singapore-based Amplus Energy Solutions Pte Ltd, also known as M+, marking its internat...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) has made a foray into renewable energy internationally through the acquisition of Amplus Energy Solutions Pte Ltd, also known as M+. The na...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is acquiring 100% interest in Amplus Energy Solutions Pte Ltd, also known as M+, a leading Singapore-based company with a portfolio of distributed, renewable energy assets in Asia.
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IPOH, April 15 — The future of the country’s second national geopark — Kinta Valley geopark — is in doubt following claims that the forest farm development project at the Kledang Saiong and Bu...
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The Galaxy A70 is probably the best all-rounder in Samsung’s current mid-range lineup.
Galaxy A70 | Galaxy A70 | Samsung | Indonesia | China | A70 | Snapdragon | Malaysia | Super AMOLED | Galaxy A80 | 128GB storage | 8GB RAM version | Galaxy S10e | 6GB RAM | 128GB storage | China | IDR | Galaxy S10+ | Mi 8 | Pocophone F1 | Mi MIX 2S | Xiaomi | 2 | 999 | 5 | 799 | 000 | 065 | 6.7 | 3 | 299 | 128 | 2 | 6 | 999 | 10 | 499 | 000 | 2018 | 29 | 8 | 695 | 13 | 999 | 000 | 069 | 699 | 600 | 6 | 675 | 8 | 4 | 500 | 2019 | 500 | 000 | 4 | 999 | 128 | 400 | 500 | RM3 | 065 | 29 April 2019 | 2 | 999CNY | RM1 | 839 | 3 | 299CNY | RM2 | 032 | 5 | 799 | 000IDR | RM1 | 695 | 500 | 000IDR | RM146 | RM1 | 400 | RM1 | 600 | RM2 | 699 | 4 | 999CNY | 292 | 10 | 499 | 000IDR | RM3 | 069 | RM3 | 699 | 6 | 999CNY | RM4 | 292 | 13 | 999 | 000IDR | RM4 | 093 | RM1 | 500 | 839 | 032 | 093 | 699 | 3.5
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KUALA LUMPUR: The price of the costly trastuzumab, a breast cancer drug for HER2-positive patients has dropped by more than half in the tender to the Health Ministry, resulting in more patients expected to be treated in the ministry hospitals.
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GEORGE TOWN: Singing hymns while waving palm fronds and palm crosses, some 400 parishioners of St George’s Church here took part in a procession to observe Palm Sunday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The early voting process for the Indonesian presidential election is running smoothly without any accident at the Indonesian Embassy in Jalan Tun Razak here today, according to Dang Wang...
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Some 25 corporate bodies, including an e-commerce-based conglomerate, have extended their support to the National Press Club's effort to raise funds for the Journalist Welfare Fund (JWF), aimed at hel...
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NEW YORK, April 13 — What changes will you be seeing after this week’s round of social media platform updates?
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PETALING JAYA: Human Resources Minister M Kula Segaran has defended his speech urging Indian voters in Rantau to back Pakatan Harapan’s Dr Streram Sinnasamy.
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There are many reasons for Malaysians not buying affordable homes.
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JAKARTA (AFP): A strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia Friday (April 12), the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a tsunami warning and sending panicked residents running from their homes.
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India’s election watchdog has asked the nation’s 400 million smartphone users to get engaged in the fight against election corruption and fake news as the world’s most populous democracy goes to the polls.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 12 — The country’s job market demand in the next decade will shift from traditional labour to high-paying jobs that require technological skills.
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PETALING JAYA (April 12): Certain pieces of land belonging to Railway Assets Corporation (RAC) may be suitable to build affordable homes on.
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Disney today has finally unveiled the launch day of its upcoming streaming service, Disney+. Taken place at its 2019 Investor Day, the service will be offering tons of contents which not only includes...
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HONG KONG: Technology stocks have been at the forefront of the rally in Asian stocks this year, yet there’s more driving the sector than just Tencent Holdings Ltd.
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Nintendo expands into virtual reality with Nintendo Labo VR and Vacation Simulator brings comically clumsy VR holidaying to PC, among other releases.
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Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) has announced the official tentative prices for the 2019 Nissan X-Trail facelift, which are lower than previously estimated.
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The FK8 Honda Civic Type R Mugen Concept that was seen at the Tokyo Auto Salon earlier this year is in town, the car making its first appearance in Southeast Asia at the 2019 Malaysia Autoshow, which ...
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PROPERTY marketplace PropertyGuru launched its ‘PropertyGuru Home Loan Pre-Approval’, to help Malaysians avoid home loan rejection by applying for the right loan amount.
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PETALING JAYA (April 11): Certain pieces of land belonging to Railway Assets Corporation (RAC) may be suitable to build affordable homes on.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Ranhill Holdings Bhd has announced a dividend payout of RM0.06 sen per share, totalling RM53.3 million for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2018 (FY18). In a statement today, ...
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PETALING JAYA, April 11 — Certain pieces of land belonging to Railway Assets Corporation (RAC) may well be suitable to build affordable homes.
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PETALING JAYA: Disabled (OKU) drivers will be able to apply for Public Service Vehicle (PSV) licences from May this year, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
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We must always read up on what’s happening in advanced property markets.
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Honda Malaysia has unveiled a very special product at the ongoing Malaysia Autoshow 2019, the Civic Type R Mugen Concept.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (Score), the biggest economic corridor in Malaysia, has attracted about RM33.6bil investment to date mainly from the private sector.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Malaysia ranked fourth in the Asia-Pacific region for the most number of death penalty sentences meted out last year, according to an Amnesty International report released y...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Rapid KL, which carries more than 400,000 bus passengers daily, is implementing full electronic payment for all its routes from the middle of this month.
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Drunken shopping is a multibillion-dollar industry in the US. Here are some weird things Americans bought while inebriated.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Rapid KL, which carries more than 400,000 bus passengers daily, is implementing full electronic payment for all its routes from the middle of this month.
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BMW Malaysia has begun accepting pre-bookings for the all-new G29 BMW Z4, which was previewed during the launch of the G20 3 Series recently.
BMW Z4 | Z4 sDrive30i | G15 | BMW Z4 M40i | Series | BMW | G29 | G20 | Malaysia | Series | Engine-wise | Steptronic | GALLERY | G29 | 5.4 | 100 | 000 | 255 | 400 | 250 | 3.0 | 335 | 000 | 258 | 8 | 3 | 340 | 500 | 2.0 | RM460 | 000 | RM5 | 000
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): In collaboration with China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd (CHEC), G3 Global Bhd and China’s SenseTime Group Ltd are planning to set up the first artificial intelligence (A...
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Rapid KL, which carries more than 400,000 bus passengers daily, is implementing full electronic payment for all its routes from the middle of this month.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Rapid KL, which carries more than 400,000 bus passengers daily, is implementing full electronic payment for all its routes from the middle of this month.
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MIRI: A cargo ship carrying 80,000 litres of contraband diesel was seized during a raid in Miri on Tuesday (April 9).
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Remember the gorgeous yellow Mercedes-AMG A35 hot hatch which was unveiled last year?
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KUALA LUMPUR: Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali told the Dewan Rakyat today that the Barisan Nasional (BN) administration led by former prime minister Najib Razak diverted RM2.7 billion from...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 — Emergency funds for the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) have taken a critical hit, the economic affairs minister told Parliament today as he highlighted its cash ...
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Due to a variety of reasons, Singapore’s EZ-Link and Malaysia’s Touch ‘n Go cards are synonymous with travel in their respective countries.
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BUTTERWORTH: Every morning for the past one week, residents in Jalan Kampung Gajah woke up to find their houses and cars covered with a layer of thick black dust.
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PETALING JAYA: G3 Global Bhd is making a big push into artificial intelligence (AI) after securing a partnership with one of the world’s top AI firms.
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Twitter has announced via its Twitter Safety account that it is trying to hinder spam bots by lowering the daily follow limit from 1,000 to 400.
Twitter | Safety | Yoel Roth | Spam bots | Spammers | Safety | 400 | 99.87% | DM | April 8 | 2019 | April 8 | 2019 | April 8 | 2019 | 400 | 8 | 2019 | 400 | 99.87 | 8 | 1 | 000 | 400 | 400 | 2019 | 1 | 000 | 2019 | 8
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Reboot, a Singapore-based startup that aims to provide executive coaching at a fraction of typical costs, has raised S$1 million (US$738,000) in a seed funding round.
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 9 — Twitter yesterday trimmed the number of accounts that a user can follow in a single day in an effort to fight spam at the micro-blogging platform.
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SHAH ALAM: The Selangor police busted a drug trafficking syndicate following the arrest of five individuals and as well as seized 5.07kg Methamphetamine worth RM355,250 during a raid in front of a res...
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KUCHING: An administration manager fell victim to a Macau Scam and lost a total of RM329,400. Sarawak Commercial Criminal Investigation Department head Supt Mustafa Kamal Gani Abdullah said the 52-ye...
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 8 — On Friday, 9to5Google noticed that a couple of updates to Google’s online store were accidentally published confirming a set of not yet officially named products: the lite...
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After the Xiaomi Mi 9 is released officially in Malaysia, Xiaomi now is giving its 2018 flagships a massive price cut.
Mi MIX 2S | Xiaomi | Xiaomi Mi 9 | Malaysia | RM1 | 6GB RAM | 6GB RAM | 64GB | Snapdragon 845 | Pocophone F1 | Mi 8 | 6GB RAM | Snapdragon | Lazada Malaysia | RAM | 64GB | 128GB | 199 Pocophone F1 | Super AMOLED | 6 | 855 | 845 | 999 | 9 | 2 | 6 | 6 | 2 | 12 | 2 | 12 | 6.21 | 499 | 64 | 2 | 199 | 64 | 3 | 400 | 9 | 3.5 | 64 | 2018 | RM1 | 999 | RM1 | 199 | RM1 | 499 | RM1 | 199 | RM1 | 699 | RM1 | 999 | 4 | 000 | 999 | 128 | 699 | 2018 | 9 | 845 | 2 | 8 | 199 | 20 | 5.99 | 6
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Reboot, a Singapore-based startup that aims to provide executive coaching at a fraction of typical costs, has raised S$1 million (US$738,000) in a seed funding round.
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As previously reported, Google’s rumoured mid-range device will be named Pixel 3a and 3a XL, respectively.
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Police have seized substances suspected to be ecstasy before they reach an entertainment outlet in Johor.The substances are worth 13,400 ringgit in the guise of perfume and flight documents.
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PASIR GUDANG: Hiding drugs in plastic “boarding pass packets” seems to be the latest tactic by traffickers to avoid detection.
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Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy S10+ with 1TB of storage in Malaysia.
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TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s recent statement dismissing Barisan Nasional’s claim that he had endorsed a move to replace the Perak menteri besar has not stopped talk that a new leader may be chosen f...
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Renault Malaysia’s official site has dropped a teaser image of the all-new Megane R.S., hinting that the new model is coming soon.
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The next-generation Volkswagen Golf Mk8 is long overdue no thanks to the whole Dieselgate fiasco.
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NEW YORK, April 5 — A federal judge yesterday gave Tesla chief executive Elon Musk and US securities regulators two weeks to resolve their differences over Musk’s prolific social media use.
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The facelifted Nissan X-Trial will feature a new 2.0L hybrid variant for the first time in Malaysia.
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IF Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok wishes to advise the poor rubber-tappers on how to harvest latex in the coming dry spell when the “wintering of leaves” takes place, she might have to think twice before speaking.