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KUALA LUMPUR, July 13 — Pasir Gudang in Johor has been thrust into the spotlight once again after another pollution incident made the headlines just months after the Sungai Kim Kim disaster.
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PETALING JAYA: The state governments of Johor and Melaka were put on notice today that their actions on land transfers are under public scrutiny.
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SANDAKAN: Polling centres for the Sandakan by-election have recorded a 37% voter turnout as of 1pm on Saturday (May 11).
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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.
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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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SANDAKAN: A total of 136 policemen have been stationed at 19 voting centers for the Sandakan by-election from 7.30am to 5pm today.
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SANDAKAN (Bernama): Polling centres for the Sandakan by-election have recorded a 12% voter turnout as of 9am on Saturday (May 11).
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SANDAKAN: Polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election began as soon as 19 polling stations involving 90 polling streams opened at 7.30am today.
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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.
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Polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election began as soon as 19 polling stations involving 90 polling streams opened at 7.30am today.
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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.
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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.
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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).
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SINGAPORE: Royal Dutch Shell plans to carry out maintenance at an oilfield offshore Sabah in eastern Malaysia, reducing the volume of Kimanis crude exports in July, four sources said on Thursday.
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MUMBAI, May 10 — India’s biggest lender today said it has received two unsolicited bids for Jet Airways, raising hopes for the revival of the debt-laden carrier which was forced to ground its enti...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia and key Asian markets closed down between 1% and 3% on Thursday as China warned it was fully prepared to defend its interests against the US tariff threat.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): FGV Holdings Bhd said an agreement relating to business compliance and human rights programmes it signed with two government agencies has lapsed upon its expiry on March 29.
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PUTRAJAYA: Transport Minister Loke Siew Fook today defended his ministry’s decision to allow darker tint on car windows, saying it is in line with international regulations.
Loke Siew Fook | VLT rate | PUTRAJAYA | 50% | Japan | VLT | Most | Puspakom | 2014 | 70 | 2014 | 50 | 75 | 25 | 70 | 35 | 30 | 5 | 50
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“The record labels still make CDs and the movie studios still make DVDs, so yes, I’d say it’s too soon to abandon discs for consoles,” writes Michael Pachter, managing director at Wedbush Securities when asked about Microsoft’s plans to drop a physical disc drive from their latest Xbox One model.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Gadang Holdings Bhd’s shares fell almost 3% after announcing that it intended to raise RM62.12mil through private placement.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Kenanga research has maintained its market perform rating on Westports Holdings Bhd with an unchanged target price of RM3.75.
Wesports | KUALA LUMPUR | Kenanga | Westports 2 | 2H19 | Westports Holdings Bhd | Westports | WRPTS | Management | Phase 1 | FY20 | FY21 | 1Q19 | 2H18 | Asia-America | 2 | 8 | 2040 | 8 | 3 | 20 | 3 | 7 | 1 | 33 | 75 | 2 | 2 | 1 | 5 | 5 | 2 | 12 | 5 | 2 | 2 | RM70mil | RM4bil | RM3bil | RM3.75 | 2040
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PETALING JAYA: Gadang Holdings Bhd has proposed to undertake a private placement of new ordinary shares to raise up to RM62.12mil for construction project expenditure and the repayment of bank borrowings.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Gadang Holdings Bhd, whose share price has staged a strong rebound since the start of the year, is proposing a private placement to raise up to RM62.12 million.
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Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps and strike, drawing attention to what they say are declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars from investors.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd (BIMB) is optimistic the loan growth for its full financial year ending Dec 31, 2019 (FY2019) to be above the industry average albeit moderating to betwee...
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You might have heard about them since last month, but it is only today that Samsung has officially launched its 2019 lineup of QLED TVs in Malaysia.
Samsung | TVs | QLED TVs | QLED TVs | Malaysia | QA90R 4K QLED | QA900R 8K | TVs | Samsung Galaxy | 4K | QA60R | Galaxy Tab | Galaxy A50 | S10e | TVs | RM | Mid Valley Megamall | QA75R | QLED TV | 49 | 65 | 65 | 3 | 4K | 75 | 13 | 999 | 98 | 82 | 8K | 8K | 6 | 499 | 55 | 4 | 999 | 59 | 999 | 4K | 99 | 999 | 4K | 7 | 999 | 3 | 499 | 75 | 29 | 999 | 19 | 999 | 2019 | 8K | 4 | 999 | 12 | 75 | 82 | 65 | 19 | 999 | 4K | RM 3 | 499 | 2019 | Sunday | 12 May. | RM 299 | 999 | RM 99 | 999 | RM 59 | 999 | RM 29 | 999 | RM 18 | 999 | RM 19 | 999 | RM 13 | 999 | RM 7 | 999 | RM 19 | 999 | RM 13 | 999 | RM 8 | 999 | RM 6 | 499 | RM 4 | 999 | 8 | 999 | RM 4 | 999 | 2 | 18 | 999 | 4K | 4K | 4K | 75 | 49 | 13 | 999 | 75 | 299 | 999 | 4K | 7.0 | 55 | 8K
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Samsung Malaysia has unveiled the new QA900R 8K Smart QLED TV lineup priced from RM59,999 for the 75in display, RM99,999 for the 82in and RM299,999 for the 98in display.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Petra Energy Bhd fell as much as 30 sen or 28.6% to 75 sen today after the oil and gas support services provider released its first quarter results, which showed a quarter-on-qua...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Alliance Bank Malaysia Bhd and BIMB Holdings Bhd are deemed financial services providers that will be most affected by Bank Negara Malaysia's move to cut the overnight policy rat...
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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.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: Leong Hup International Bhd’s institutional price and final retail price has been fixed at RM1.10 per share.
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As you might be able to recall, Samsung recently has released the 75-inch Q900 8K Smart QLED TV in Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 7): Lafarge Malaysia Bhd has resumed supplying cement to all eight packages of work for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, said the cement manufacturer in its filing with Bursa...
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SANDAKAN: 75% of early voters had cast their ballots in the Sandakan parliamentary by-election when polling closed at 2pm today.
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IPOH: The Health Ministry has been carrying out programmes to improve nutrition among orang asli children at Pos Kemar near Gerik since 2010.
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GrabWheels, the scooter-sharing service of ride-hailing giant Grab, has launched a subscription plan for its food delivery partners in Singapore.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 ― Analysts are positive on Proton Holdings Bhd’s outlook following a pent-up demand for its all-new and refreshed models and see no reason why it cannot return to the black nex...
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SANDAKAN: Early voting for the by-election here on Tuesday (May 7) has ended with 75% of eligible voters turning up to cast their ballots.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Leong Hup International Bhd's institutional price and final retail price has been fixed at RM1.10 per share.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): YTL Cement Bhd has emerged as the single largest shareholder holding a 51% equity interest, or 433.34 million shares, in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd, according to the latest filing with...
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In an announcement that took many by surprise, it is reported that Axiata and Telenor are in talks to merge their Asian operations for form a global entity.
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Last week, Sime Darby Plantation Bhd shed some light on how shady business dealings can be and how a government-linked company can be strong-armed into selling its assets on the cheap to appease certa...
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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.
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PETALING JAYA: The Galen Centre for Health and Social Policy has given the Pakatan Harapan government a C+ grade in its stewardship of the health agenda and commitment to reforms.
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JOHOR BARU: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia has claimed that the “upper classes” are behind the formation of a new political party known as Parti Bangsa Johor.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Proton Holdings Bhd sold 7,011 cars in April, underpinned by the sales of the Saga and X70, as it took second spot in month sales for the first time since February 2016.
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Proton rounded off a successful month in April by racking up 7,011 unit sales, returning the reinvigorated brand to second position on Malaysia's new car sales charts - reclaiming the position from...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Proton Holdings Bhd reclaimed its second spot in the vehicle sales table in April, for the first time since February 2016, with total sales of 7,011 units.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Proton Holdings Bhd sold 7,011 cars in April, underpinned by the sales of the Proton Saga and Proton X70, as it took second spot in month sales for the first time since February 2016.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 ― Local carmaker Proton Holdings Bhd has become the country’s second best-selling marque last month after a 37-month hiatus from the spot, among others due to its X70 sports ut...
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This article is written in response to SRS Consortium’s letter to the editor “Debunking 5 arguments against the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP)”. The arguments put forward by SRS Consortium,...
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Proton's April sales volume up 75pct on-year at 7,011 units
Proton | 7 | 011 | 75
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): AllianceDBS Research has advised Lafarge Malaysia Bhd's minority shareholders to not accept the offer from YTL Cement Sdn Bhd to acquire a 51% stake in Lafarge as the stock could...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): YTL Corp Bhd shares rose 0.85% in early trade this morning after the group said its unit has proposed the acquisition of a 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd for RM1.63 billion or...
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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.
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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...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Investors may be turning their attention to YTL Corp, Lafarge Malaysia, Destini, GHL Systems, Pasdec and YFG in Friday trading.
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KUALA LUMPUR: YTL Corp subsidiary YTL Cement’s offer to acquire LafargeHolcim Ltd’s 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia for RM1.6bil cash (RM3.75 a share) is strategically positive but poses immediate earnings dilution, CIMB Equities Research says.
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PETALING JAYA: In a corporate move that will see further consolidation of the local cement industry, YTL Corp Bhd has sealed a deal to acquire LafargeHolcim’s entire 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd (LMB) for US$396mil (RM1.625bil).
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Friday (May 3) may include the following: YTL Corp Bhd, Lafarge Malaysia Bhd, Destini Bhd,...
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For the first four months of 2019, Perodua managed to deliver 82,700 units, which is not only 9.5% more than the same corresponding period in 2018 (75,500 units), but is the most number of vehicles th...
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GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): The Penang government has sent a letter to the National Heritage Department to nominate its hawker culture to the Unesco Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): YTL Corp Bhd said its unit has proposed the acquisition of a 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd for RM1.63 billion or RM3.75 per share.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 2 — Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd sees more business opportunities coming to its consumer banking business with a possible cut in the overnight policy rate (OPR) by Bank Negara Malaysia ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips ended the first trading day of May in the red on losses by Digi, Press Metal and Sime Plantation amid a weaker broader market, tracking the key Asian markets.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): Lafarge Malaysia Bhd shares rose as much as 44 sen or 13% to RM3.74 so far today, after the cement maker said it received a takeover offer from YTL Corp Bhd subsidiary YTL Cement...
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RAWANG: Perodua’s sales momentum for the first four months of the year remains strong with a 9.5% increase to 82,700 units from January to end-April 2019, compared with 75,500 units registered in th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): YTL Corp Bhd said its unit has proposed the acquisition of a 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd for RM1.63 billion or RM3.75 per share.
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YTL Cement makes take-over offer for Lafarge Malaysia at RM3.75/share
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KUALA LUMPUR: YTL Corp is making a mandatory offer (MO) for the remaining shares in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd following its acquisition of a 51% stake in the cement maker from its parent company.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 2 — Malaysians’ concern over financial and political corruption have eased to the point of being surpassed by worries about crime and violence, according to a survey of public se...
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KUALA LUMPUR: YTL Cement Bhd has agreed to acquire LafargeHolcim's entire 51% stake in Lafarge Malaysia Bhd for US$396mil (RM1.64bil), or RM3.75 a share.
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PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad says the Peduli Kesihatan scheme for the bottom 40 or B40 group (Peka B40) has been a game changer throughout the one year since Pakatan Harapan (PH) took fe...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A new study by a global market research company has found that more than half of Malaysians surveyed believe that the country is still on the right track, days before Pakatan Harapan’s...
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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.
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MUMBAI, May 2 — The end today of US sanctions waivers for purchases of Iranian oil is likely to hit India's economy hard, increasing fuel costs and quickening inflation, analysts say.
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PETALING JAYA: PSM’s Dr Michael Jeyakumar has questioned Putrajaya’s initiatives to help the bottom 40 or B40 income group nearly a year after Pakatan Harapan (PH) took over from Barisan Nasional ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 1 — Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd’s (Perodua) sales momentum remains strong with a 9.5 per cent increase to 82,700 units for the January-April 2019 period compared with 75,50...
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Three waves of arrests were conducted at the Road Transport Department (JPJ) in April, which saw more than 100 people interrogated including 75 of the 139 enforcement officers of the Penang branch.
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HOUSTON: Oil prices pared their gains on Tuesday, after global benchmark Brent crude rose above US$73 a barrel, as the market grew less worried that a rebellion against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro would hit the country's crude exports.
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Indonesia’s state-owned electricity company PLN has guaranteed electricity supply for the operation of Blue Bird’s EV taxi fleet.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): Sime Darby Plantation Bhd (SDP) has confirmed a report in The Edge Financial Daily today that it has commenced judicial review proceedings over the compulsory acquisition of i...
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Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP) has alleged that former Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V of Kelantan and Istana Negara were named by a Taiwan-controlled company in the latter’s bid to purc...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): Sime Darby Plantation Bhd (SDP) has filed a judicial review application to stop the compulsory acquisition of its 75ha land in Merlimau, Melaka, by a Taiwan-controlled company...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Plantation Bhd (SDP) has filed a judicial review application to stop the compulsory acquisition of its 75ha land in Merlimau, Melaka, by a Taiwan-controlled company that claim...
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PETALING JAYA: A letter from Istana Negara has been mentioned in an action brought by the government-linked Sime Darby Plantation Bhd which seeks to overturn a compulsory acquisition of its land in Me...
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PETALING JAYA: Will Tunku Temenggong Johor Tunku Idris Iskandar Ibni Sultan Ibrahim contest in the next general election?
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TOKYO: Toyota has completed work on the central section of its new research and development facility, named the Technical Center Shimoyama, located in a mountainous area straddling the cities of Toyot...
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Samsung recently has introduced a number of new models for its lifestyle-oriented TV offerings in Korea.
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SHAH ALAM: Former Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin says he would have reached out to those who were not the party’s traditional supporters had he won the Umno presidency.
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Will Tunku Temenggong Johor Tunku Idris Iskandar Ibni Sultan Ibrahim contest in the 15th General Election?
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 29 — Johor prince Tunku Idris Iskandar Sultan Ibrahim created an online storm recently by hinting that he may contest the next general election.
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PETALING JAYA: Will Tunku Temenggong Johor Tunku Idris Iskandar Ibni Sultan Ibrahim contest in the 15th General Election?
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Tunku Temenggong Johor Tunku Idris Iskandar has set tongues wagging when he indicated on social media that he might contest in the next general election.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The local market failed to capitalise on better-than-expected US GDP growth as investors took profit off the table in the wake of last week's rebound.
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PETALING JAYA (April 27): If you want to future proof the property that you own — probably the single largest investment that you have made, start by understanding the management and maintenance cos...
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has questioned if DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang has resubmitted a proposal to the Cabinet to reform the matriculation programme, something he did five years ago.
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SANDAKAN: The Election Commission (EC) has appointed 57 observers from 10 organisations and two qualified individuals to monitor the Sandakan parliamentary by-election process here.
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PETALING JAYA (April 27): If you want to future proof the property that you own - probably the single largest investment that you have made, start by understanding the management and maintenance cost ...