SANDAKAN: DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng (pix) today cited six reasons for DAP’s big win in the Sandakan parliamentary by-election.
DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng today credited Sabah Chief Minister Mohd Shafie Apdal as a key factor in his party's victory in yesterday's Sandakan by-election.
SANDAKAN: All 19 polling centres for the Sandakan Parliamentary by-election were closed at 5pm after having been opened at 7.30am.
SANDAKAN, May 11 — An initial count estimates that 54.22 per cent out of the 39,684 registered voters in Sandakan turned out to cast their ballots today, said Sabah police commissioner Datuk Omar Ma...
SANDAKAN, May 11 — All 19 polling centres for the Sandakan Parliamentary by-election were closed at 5pm after having been opened at 7.30am.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 — Just over half of the 39,684 registered voters in Sandakan have cast their ballots by 4pm today, the Election Commission (EC) announced.
SANDAKAN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Polling centres for the Sandakan by-election in Sabah state have recorded a 37 per cent voter turnout as of 1pm on Saturday (May 11).
KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 ― Less than half of the 39,684 registered voters in Sandakan have cast their ballots by 3pm today, the Election Commission (EC) announced.
SANDAKAN: Polling centres for the Sandakan by-election have recorded a 37% voter turnout as of 1pm on Saturday (May 11).
SANDAKAN (May 11): Twenty-seven percent voter turnout has been recorded for the Sandakan Parliamentary by-election from the moment the polling centres were opened at 7.30am until 11am today.
SANDAKAN: Twelve-percent voter turnout has been recorded for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election from the moment the polling centres were opened at 7.30am until 9am today.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 ― An estimated 20 per cent of the 39,684 registered voters in Sandakan have cast their ballots by 10am today, the Election Commission (EC) announced.
SANDAKAN: A total of 136 policemen have been stationed at 19 voting centers for the Sandakan by-election from 7.30am to 5pm today.
SANDAKAN (Bernama): Polling centres for the Sandakan by-election have recorded a 12% voter turnout as of 9am on Saturday (May 11).
SANDAKAN: Polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election began as soon as 19 polling stations involving 90 polling streams opened at 7.30am today.
SANDAKAN, May 11 ― A total of 136 policemen have been stationed at 19 voting centers for the Sandakan by-election from 7.30am to 5pm today.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor maintained her not guilty plea at the Sessions Court here today to an amended charge of receivin...
Polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election began as soon as 19 polling stations involving 90 polling streams opened at 7.30am today.
SANDAKAN, May 11 ― Polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election began as soon as 19 polling stations involving 90 polling streams opened at 7.30am today.
SANDAKAN (Bernama): Polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election began as soon as 19 polling stations involving 90 polling streams opened at 7.30am on Saturday (May 11).
SANDAKAN: The people of Sandakan are set to cast their votes in the first by-election to be held in Sabah after Parti Warisan Sabah and Pakatan Harapan’s DAP and PKR took the state government from Barisan Nasional a year ago.
SANDAKAN: The Sandakan by-election is likely to see DAP retaining the parliamentary seat with a reduced majority. But a dramatic upset by Parti Bersatu Sabah cannot be ruled out if the voter turnout is in its favour.
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NEW Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador gave us all a strong ray of hope on his very first day of the job when he stated his support for the Independent Police Complaints an...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — The pump price for RON97 petrol will fall by 10 sen per litre starting midnight, its biggest cut so far since the Automatic Pricing Mechanism was introduced in January.
BANGKOK: Three years after his teenage son was struck by lightning and died, Marco Petrovski has filed lawsuits against Malaysian club Melaka United and the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM), cla...
SANDAKAN: Candidates eying to be the next Sandakan MP have expressed optimism as campaigning for the May 11 polls comes to a close.
PETALING JAYA: The fuel price of RON97 petrol will decrease by 10sen per litre, while RON95 petrol and diesel prices remain the same for the week, starting Saturday (May11).
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PETALING JAYA: SP Setia Bhd has made a net profit of RM52.83mil on the back of RM864.91mil in revenue in the first quarter ended March 31 (1Q19), amid the “wait-and-see” attitude among property buyers.
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NEW YORK, May 10 — Uber geared up yesterday for its Wall Street debut with a massive share offering that is a milestone for the ride-hailing industry and the so-called “sharing economy,” but whi...
Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad's speech in conjunction with Pakatan Harapan's first anniversary in power contains a subtle message, according to Umno secretary-general Annuar Musa.
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TOKYO: Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp announced a stock split while keeping the per-share dividend unchanged for the year, effectively doubling its shareholder payout, as it also reported a better-than-expected annual profit.
TOKYO: Japan's Nikkei fell for a fourth day to a six-week low as investors remained cautious ahead of the next round of U.S-China trade talks, while SoftBank Corp and Yahoo Japan were under the spotlight after their alignment news.
SANDAKAN , May 9 — In a shoplot at the heart of old Sandakan town, 44-year-old Hassan Mohamad yawns loudly behind the counter of his sundry store while watching his phone.
KOTA BARU: Although Kelantan voters gave Pakatan Harapan a knockout blow in the 14th General Election, the coalition which captured Putrajaya is apparently determined not to sideline the state that as been under PAS rule for almost three decades.
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MUMBAI, May 8 — A government agency report has cast fresh doubts on India’s economic growth figures, in a blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he seeks re-election in ongoing polls.
BERLIN, May 8 — Shares in German industrial conglomerate Siemens jumped today, after the group reported steady profits in the second quarter and announced the spinoff of its historic power and gas u...
The High Court in Kuala Lumpur will hear on May 24 a prosecution application for the corruption and money-laundering cases of Rosmah Mansor, wife of former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak, and a corr...
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court will hear on May 24 a prosecution application for the corruption and money-laundering cases of Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, wife of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abd...
SIBU: An Indonesian man has been sentenced to a total of 20 years and three months’ jail plus four strokes of the rotan by the Sessions Court after he was found guilty of raping a 12-year-old girl and entering the country illegally.
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court will hear on May 24 a prosecution application for the corruption and money laundering cases of Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former prime minister Najib Razak, and the corrup...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 8 — The High Court will hear on May 24 a prosecution application for the corruption and money-laundering cases of Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, wife of former prime minister Datuk Seri...
SANDAKAN: There are 39,684 eligible voters to cast their ballots in the Sandakan by-election on May 11, says Election Commission chairman Azhar Azizan Harun.
SANDAKAN: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) supreme council member Datuk Joniston Bangkuai says Liverpool's stunning victory against Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday (May 7) could inspire the party to pull off an upset against DAP.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia came under selling pressure early Wednesday, in line with the weaker key Asian markets, as fresh anxiety weighed on investor sentiment due to the US-China trade conflict.
KUANTAN: Worried over being locked up in a dark room, a female retiree became the latest victim of the Macau Scam and lost RM161,000 to a syndicate last month.
SANDAKAN: A double-edged sword hangs over the campaign strategies of the main contenders from DAP and Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) in the Sandakan by-election.
SANDAKAN: Although there have been no major offences recorded during the Sandakan by-election campaign so far, the Election Commission (EC) has reminded all candidates and their workers to stick to the rules in the final days before polling on Saturday.
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KOTA BARU: Most traders here disagree with the Kelantan government’s order for restaurants to be closed from 8.30pm to 10pm during Ramadan.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is tracking down a man to assist in the investigations into a corruption case related to the government land.
DUBAI: The Turkish lira tumbled the most in emerging markets and stocks erased this year’s gains after investors interpreted the decision to redo Istanbul’s municipal vote as another manifestation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s influence over independent institutions.
Malaysia's gross international reserves fell slightly to $103.4 billion (RM429.04 billion) as of April 30 from $103.5 billion (RM429.45) on April 15, the central bank said on Tuesday.
SANDAKAN: Early voting for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election involving 270 early voters comprising police personnel, began at 8am today after two polling stations were opened.
SANDAKAN (May 7): Early voting for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election involving 270 early voters comprising police personnel, began at 8am today after two polling stations were opened.
SANDAKAN POLLS | Early voting for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election involving 270 police personnel began at 8am today after two polling stations were opened.
SANDAKAN, May 7 — Early voting for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election involving 270 early voters comprising police personnel, began at 8am today after two polling stations were opened.
SANDAKAN: Sabah Umno chief Datuk Seri Bung Moktar Radin says that the party is rallying the support of about 9,700 of its members to vote in support of Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) in the upcoming by-election here.
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is maintaining its Hold rating on Digi.com with a 7% higher target price of RM4.70, which is its discounted cashflow based fair value (RM4.42) plus synergies from a Digi-Celcom merger.
SANDAKAN: Voter turnout will make or break the outcome of the Sandakan by-election for DAP and Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS).
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GEORGE TOWN: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says the previous Barisan Nasional (BN) government “never approved” the expansion of the Penang International Airport (PIA) despite promising to do so.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Trading the shares in Axiata Group Bhd and DIgi.com Bhd have been suspended from trading on Bursa Malaysia, pending the release of a material announcement.
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.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): AllianceDBS Research said KUB Malaysia Bhd (KUB) had on May 3 tested previous day’s low of 39 sen before closing unchanged at 39 sen.
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SANDAKAN, May 5 — They may be isolated from the mainland, but the island folk of Pulau Berhala, here, have never been neglected especially when it comes to bread and butter matters such as education...
SANDAKAN: They may be isolated from the mainland, but the island folk of Pulau Berhala, here, have never been neglected especially when it comes to bread and butter matters such as education and basic...
TUMPAT: About 100 people attended the burial ceremony of Hasliza Arini Muhamad @ Hamid, 34 and her son Muhammad Khalish Kautsar Mohd Syaril, 2, at the Kampung Kelaboran Muslim Cemetery here, earlier t...
GEORGE TOWN: A four-piece family band from Penang has been turning heads in China after they were invited to appear in several variety shows in the country.
Rather than issues, the Sandakan by-election campaign has so far been about the personalities of two candidates with similar starts to their political lives and different approaches to campaigning.
KUALA LUMPUR: Gombak MP Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali wants the repair works on cracks at Block F of the Taman Keramat Permai Apartment to be accelerated before the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 4 — Gombak Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali wants the repair works on cracks at Block F of Taman Keramat Permai Apartment to be accelerated before the Hari Raya Ai...
KUALA LUMPUR: The establishment of the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) will impact the force negatively, say nine retired police officers associations.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 4 — The Food Bank Siswa programme held at several public universities has helped students from the low-income (B40) group or poor families to have access to food.
SANDAKAN: Independent candidate Chia Siew Yung has been lambasted for trying to pull a publicity stunt in his campaign when he invited all election candidates to sign the "Sandakan Declaration Against Money Politics" with him.
SANDAKAN: Despite their underdog status, the three independent candidates are not about to throw in the towel without putting up a fight.All three have been busy campaigning daily, making themselves visible and trying to convince voters to give them a chance over the PBS and DAP heavyweights.
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.
PUTRAJAYA (May 3): Government-linked companies and Government agencies may apply for the RM5 million Malaysia Social Innovation Fund (MySI) between May 1-31, said Ministry of Energy, Science, Technolo...
SEPANG: Doan Thi Huong, the Vietnamese woman initially accused of murdering Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, has penned a personal message thanking all the ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Positive March trade data and encouraging news from Axiata provided some relief to the market on Friday, increasing investors' risk appetite as the FBM KLCI reversed out of it early losses.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Doan Thi Huong, the Vietnamese woman initially accused of the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea’s leader, has been released from prison at 7.2...
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KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia continues its expansion into China with two new services from Kuala Lumpur to Lanzhou and Quanzhou.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips got off to a lacklustre start on Friday, continuing from the previous day in the absence of strong leads, with Hong Leong Bank and Public Bank weighing on the FBM KLCI.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 2 — The case of Datin Rosmah Mansor who faces corruption charges involving a solar hybrid system project for rural schools in Sarawak, will be heard together with ex-prime minister...
KUALA LUMPUR: The case of Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor who faces corruption charges involving a solar hybrid system project for rural schools in Sarawak, will be heard together with ex-prime minister Datu...
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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 ...