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 — Bursa Malaysia opened slightly higher today with investors keeping their eyes open on the ongoing US-China trade talks, which ends today.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips fell in early Friday trade as investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of the noon deadline on the US government’s imposition of tariffs on Chinese goods leaving China at midday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Seremban PKR chief Dr Ahmad Azam Hamzah was sworn in as a senator today.
JAKARTA, May 9 ― Indonesian President Joko Widodo pledged today to slim the government during his second term and cut red tape hampering investment to achieve an ambitious growth target in Southeast...
Seremban PKR chief Dr Ahmad Azam Hamzah was sworn in as a senator today.
NOTABLE off-market trades during the period under review included a direct transaction of 24.8 million shares or a 13.5% stake in Ideal United Bintang International Bhd on April 22.
A car in Cloppenburg fitted with the hourglass.
KUALA LUMPUR: US President Donald Trump’s threat about additional tariffs on Chinese goods continued to worry investors and the FBM KLCI extended its losses in early Thursday trade.
PETALING JAYA: The government needs to buck up and deliver. That’s the key message from a survey, commissioned by The Star, of 1,079 Malaysians of their assessment of Pakatan Harapan’s performance, one year after the coalition’s takeover of Putrajaya.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 9 — The morning of May 10 last year brought with it many different emotions; euphoria if you had rooted for Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) unprecedented victory or dejection over Barisan...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): AMMB Holdings Bhd shares rose 3.15%, more than any full-day gain since Jan 7, while Malaysia's benchmark index declined.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): RM42mil from the account of Ihsan Perdana Sdn Bhd was transferred into two personal accounts belonging to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.
KUALA LUMPUR: RM42 million from the account of Ihsan Perdana Sdn Bhd was transferred into two personal accounts belonging to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak.
SHANGHAI: Asian equities tumbled, oil prices plunged and the safe-haven yen strengthened early on Monday as trade negotiations between China and the United States deteriorated suddenly, reversing apparent progress made in recent months.
TAWAU: Police have detained a lorry driver in connection to an accident involving a car and a one-tonne lorry at Batu 15, Jalan Quion Hill near here yesterday, killing a man.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 4 — Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today refuted claims that the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government had neglected the infrastructure development of Sarawak.
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): Ewein Bhd has proposed to undertake a bonus issue of up to 75.4 million free warrants on the basis of one warrant for every four shares held on an entitlement date to be announce...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Ewein Bhd has proposed to undertake a bonus issue of up to 75.4 million free warrants on the basis of one warrant for every four shares held on an entitlement date to be announce...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Affin Hwang Capital Research has upgraded Lafarge Malaysia Bhd (Lafarge) to “Hold” at RM3.72 with a higher target price of RM3.75 (from RM2) after YTL Corp Bhd (YTL) proposed...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): Bursa Malaysia resumed the afternoon session lower with the benchmark index remaining in the negative territory, weighed down by profit-taking in selected index-linked counters.
LABUAN (Bernama): Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia says it has so far registered 1,200 members at the 27 branches it set up throughout the island, and will launch a membership recruitment drive next week.
KUALA LUMPUR: Close to one year after the 14th General Election, Malaysians believe the country is moving in the wrong direction, as their main worries shift from corruption to day-to-day issues like crime and cost of living, says an independent market research firm.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): Candy manufacturer Khee San Bhd failed to submit its annual report for financial year ended Dec 31, 2018 to Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd by Tuesday (April 30) as required by the...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 2 — Bursa Malaysia opened higher, but then turned lower thereafter, in line with regional peers and the weaker overnight performance on the Wall Street.
KUALA LUMPUR: The new trading month of May started on a cautious note with the FBM KLCI weighed down by MAHB, Digi and Maxis but there was some nibbling seen in banks and Tenaga Nasional.
GEORGE TOWN: Lee Beng Chuan has no thoughts of retiring, even at the age of 91.
Special Branch chief Abdul Hamid Bador looks set to be Malaysia's next police chief after Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said he "thinks" that this would be the case.
Members of the PlayStation Now subscription service get more out of downloaded games rather than those streamed live over the net, according to PlayStation.
BMW Malaysia has released the full catalogue and pricing for M Performance parts for the G20 BMW 3 Series.
NEW YORK, April 30 — Over the weekend, Apple’s Beats headphones division announced that pre-ordering for their fitness-oriented AirPods competitor will open May 3, with the earbuds hitting shelves...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): Shares in Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd fell 2.45% at mid-morning today following the group's announcement that its first quarter net profit slumped 77.1% to RM55.83 millio...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 29 — The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) does not have any commissioners after their term ended on April 25, similar to what happened previously in 2016.
PETALING JAYA: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) is currently without commissioners, as their terms expired on April 25.
APRIL 29 — Sometimes I think the phrase “It’s the economy, stupid” is a bit cliched, and perhaps not entirely accurate.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bernama editor Adnan Jahaya died today at the Tuanku Fauziah Hospital in Kangar, Perlis.
MUAR: Names of the likely successor to the outgoing Inspector-General of Police have been submitted to the Prime Minister, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
KUALA LUMPUR: Maxis' stronger first quarter results gave the FBM KLCI a boost on Friday but the broader market showed some caution and trading volume shrank to below three billion shares.
NEW YORK: Brent crude hit US$75 per barrel on Thursday for the first time in nearly six months after quality concerns suspended some Russian crude exports to Europe while the United States prepared to tighten sanctions on Iran.
LONDON, April 25 — Britain's Competition and Markets Authority watchdog today blocked the merger of supermarket giant Sainsbury's and Walmart-owned Asda, arguing it would result in higher prices and...
KUALA LUMPUR: The National Heart Institute (IJN) has enhanced its 24-hour Heart Attack Service to give patients faster access to treatment through its collaboration with First Ambulance Services (FAS)...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 24): Public Investment Bank Research said Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd is showing early signs of potential bullish reversal from its prior downtrend.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 23): Fish breeder Xian Leng Holdings Bhd saw 10.42 million shares or a 13.1% stake traded off-market yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 23 — Bursa Malaysia was firmer at mid-day today, lifted by buying interest in selected heavyweight stocks, namely Malaysia Airports and Tenaga, dealers said.
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI rose in morning trade in a hopeful sign that a rebound is taking root on the local market.
PETALING JAYA: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 says Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran did not commit an election offence in encouraging the Tamil community to vote for the Pakatan Harapan (PH) cand...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 23 — Bursa Malaysia was marginally higher today supported by mild buying interest in banking and energy stocks, dealers said.
MILAN: Italian transport group Atlantia could join a rescue of loss-making flag carrier Alitalia to try to win favour with the government and secure the future of its own domestic business following a deadly bridge collapse last year, sources said.
KOTA KINABALU: The deputy director of the Sabah Railway Department and his two wives pleaded not guilty at the sessions court here today to bribery and money laundering charges involving RM2,199,739. ...
KOTA KINABALU (Bernama): The deputy director of the Sabah Railway Department and his two wives pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here Monday (April 22) to bribery and money laundering charges involving RM2,199,739.
KOTA KINABALU (April 22): The deputy director of the Sabah Railway Department and his two wives pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today to bribery and money laundering charges involving RM...
The deputy director of the Sabah Railway Department and his two wives pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court in Kota Kinabalu today to bribery and money laundering charges involving RM2,199,739. Ism...
KOTA KINABALU, April 22 — The deputy director of the Sabah Railway Department and his two wives pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today to bribery and money laundering charges involving ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia stayed higher at mid-morning today, spurred by buying momentum mainly in financial and construction stocks, dealers said.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): RHB Retail Research said Kimlun Corp Bhd may rise higher after it breached above the RM1.33 threshold.
KOTA KINABALU: Dozens of addicts and pushers were nabbed during a one-week anti-narcotics operation around the state capital here.
WHEN addressing Kedah civil servants at Wisma Darul Aman last month, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad expressed regret that Muslims are involved in corruption when Islam prohibits it.
KUALA LUMPUR: The local bourse snapped its three-day slide on Friday, lifted by bargain hunting activities following the past few bearish session.
KLANG: A housewife was charged at the sessions court here today with two counts of trafficking two newborn babies in February this year.
KLANG, April 19 — A housewife was charged at the Sessions Court here today with two counts of trafficking two newborn babies in February this year.
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government saves more than RM12 million a month following its decision to terminate the contracts of six water concessionaires last year.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Bursa Malaysia pared down earlier losses to close marginally lower today but remained weak amid continuous selling activities in the broader market.
KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco’s (BAT) Malaysia managing director Erik Stoel said today illicit cigarette traders raked in profits of RM1.2 billion in 2018.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed Thursday off their intra-day lows as local funds were seen mopping up oversold banking stocks but key Asian markets ended mostly in the red on profit taking and due to trade tensions.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 ― Pinterest yesterday announced it would price its initial public offering at US$19 (RM78.58) a share to begin trading on Wall Street the following day.
Pada 9 April, Menteri Luar Negeri Saifuddin Abdullah ikut dalam majlis makan malam meraikan Perwakilan Sidang ke-58 Majlis Bahasa Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia (Mabbim).
KUALA LUMPUR: Negative news continued to weigh on investors’ confidence as the FBM KLCI continued to slide below the lowest level since December 2016, with Maybank, Hong Leong Bank and Public Bank bearing the punishment.
PETALING JAYA: Soap bubbles found in a stream led to the shocking discovery of illegal migrants locked in camps, wooden cage and eventually mass graves in Wang Kelian, Perlis, the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) heard.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Bursa Malaysia remained easier at mid-afternoon today, amid a cautious broader market.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Bursa Malaysia was lower at the early session today on lack of catalysts.
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips got off to a cautious start on Wednesday in the absence of any strong firm leads from funds with KL Kepong and Axiata weighing on the FBM KLCI.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — Bursa Malaysia remained easier at mid-afternoon today amid a cautious broader market.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — Bursa Malaysia eased at the early session today in line with the weaker overnight performance of Wall Street.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Former Royal Malaysian Navy chief, Admiral (Rtd) Tan Sri Ahmad Kamarulzaman Ahmad Badaruddin, has joined T7 Global Bhd's board of directors as an independent, non-executive di...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Bursa Malaysia closed mixed today in line with the regional market sentiment, as mild profit-taking in selected consumer and plantation counters limited gains, a dealer s...
KUANTAN (Bernama): A policeman was killed when the four-wheel drive vehicle he was in skidded and crashed into a guardrail at KM220.1 of the East Coast Expressway 1 (LPT 1) here.
KUANTAN: A policeman was killed when a four-wheel drive vehicle he was driving skidded and crashed into a guardrail at KM 220.1 of the East Coast Expressway 1 (LPT 1) here yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session mixed, as mild profit taking emerged in selected heavyweights, despite positive sentiments on the local and global economic market a...
KUALA LUMPUR: The local market was bullish in morning trade as investors' risk appetite returned to emerging markets on optimism that the US-China negotiations were yielding results.
KUALA LUMPUR: Was the sell-off in Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s (TNB) shares last week overdone?
The results of a new survey show that of a handful of countries, holidaymakers from Italy are most likely to choose their vacation destination based on how good the photos will make them appear on Instagram.
LONDON, April 15 — A growing number of large British-based businesses are prioritising cashflow, fearing a downturn, as their view of the long-term economic impact of Brexit has darkened to its most...
HOUSTON: Chevron Corp’s proposed US $33bil deal for Anadarko Petroleum Corp vaults the company into top ranks of the world’s biggest oil companies and cements its chief executive, Mike Wirth, as a dealmaker.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — DAP lawmaker M. Kulasegaran has denied that he is racist as portrayed in a recent video uploaded on YouTube that is spreading on social media.
BANGKOK (April 13): Sixteen people, including eight Malaysians, were injured after a hotel in Sadao in Songkhla province, southern Thailand caught fire today.
PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been asked to negotiate for more palm oil sales for Malaysia when he goes for the upcoming One Belt One Road seminar next month, says Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok.
PETALING JAYA: Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran, who has been accused of playing the race card during a speech at a ceramah in Rantau, is contemplating legal action.
Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran has defended his statements during a recent ceramah, which courted brickbats from Umno leaders.
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.
TA Win Holdings Bhd (code: 7097) still has room to grow before it hits a resistance level and coupled with growing momentum, there are indications Friday’s performance could be the start of a rally.
KLANG: Tan Sri Kenneth Eswaran and his wife have claimed trial in the Sessions Court to three counts of exploitation and forced labour of their three Indonesian domestic helpers.
BANGKOK: A total of 16 people, including eight Malaysians, had gone to Songkhla province, southern Thailand, to join in the water fun as part of the Songkran (Thai new year) festival.
PETALING JAYA: M Kula Segaran and Khairy Jamaluddin got into a war of words on Twitter over who’s playing the race card ahead of the Rantau by-election tomorrow.
BANGKOK: Sixteen 16 people, including eight Malaysians, were injured after a hotel in Sadao in Songkhla province, southern Thailand caught fire today.
RANTAU POLLS | A video of Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran's ceramah in Tamil, appealing for the Indian community's votes in tomorrow's Rantau by-election, has caught the attention of Khairy Jam...
Businessperson K Ketheeswaran, better known as Kenneth Eswaran, and his wife, Vivienne Ketheeswaran, were charged in the Sessions Court today on three counts of trafficking for the purpose of exploita...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): Cypark Resources Bhd has bagged a RM4.71 million contract to undertake upgrading works of mechanical system (chiller system), electric generator and medical gas for the KPJ Pa...
BANGKOK, April 12 — Sixteen people, including eight Malaysians, were injured after a hotel in Sadao in Songkhla province, southern Thailand caught fire today.