JOHOR BARU: Former Johore state executive council member Datuk Abdul Latif Bandi, his son and a property consultant were today acquitted and discharged on 33 counts of corruption and four counts of mo...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will contest the Session Court’s acquittal today of former Johor exco Datuk Abdul Latif Bandi over 37 charges of corruption...
GEORGE TOWN: The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government in Perak plans to highlight its successes since May 8, last year by unveiling a report card on its performance in conjunction with the completion of it...
PETALING JAYA: Former Johor state executive councillor Abdul Latif Bandi, his son and a property consultant were freed of corruption and money laundering charges at the Sessions Court in Johor Bahru t...
The Johor Bahru Sessions Court has acquitted Abd Latif Bandi and two others of 37 corruption and money laundering charges.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — The Sessions Court acquitted today former Johor exco Datuk Abdul Latif Bandi of all his 37 charges for corruption and money laundering linked to a housing and land scandal i...
JOHOR BARU: Former Johor exco member Datuk Abdul Latif Bandi has been freed from all 37 charges for corruption and money laundering at the Sessions Court here Sunday (April 21).
Clashes broke out between dozens of demonstrators and police in Paris on the 23rd Saturday of yellow-vest protests after authorities warned that rioters could return to the French capital to spark a n...
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JEMPOL: Cost of living allowance and advance loan payments for Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) settlers amounting to RM1,500 will continue, said Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.
PUTRAJAYA: With the arrest of 46 of its officers in less than a week, the Road Transport Department (JPJ) has set up a task force to study its internal procedures and do away with corrupt practices among its staff.
PETALING JAYA: The government’s plan to “right size” the civil service will not affect the 1% employment quota set aside for persons with disabilities (OKU), says Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
Economic Affairs Minister Mohamad Azmin Ali has said the revived Bandar Malaysia project will not receive allocations from the government and will be driven by the private sector.
MELAKA: The people must be given a clear understanding of the position of the Malay Rulers, which has been enshrined in the Federal Constitution, to ensure that they do not insult the institution, sai...
JEMPOL, April 20 — Cost of living allowance and advance loan payments for Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) settlers amounting to RM1,500 will continue, said Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.
PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has set up an internal task force to study procedures within the department to eliminate corruption following the arrest of 24 of its officers in Penang.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The government's plan to the reduce the size of the civil service will not affect the policy of having one per cent participation by OKU (people with different abilities), s...
PETALING JAYA: The government's plan to rightsize the civil service will not affect the 1% employment quota set aside for persons with disabilities (PWDs), says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
KOTA KINABALU: A video showing snippets of former premier Datuk Seri Najib Razak's court case on SRC International has been shared on various social media platforms including Facebook.
PETALING JAYA: Researchers say ignoring “Stokes drift” – or ocean drift – can lead to major errors in the search for missing aircraft, as in the case of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. A study...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has implemented its new Horizontal Fare Family plan for domestic flights that gives economy class passengers the flexibility to select a combination of fares and services.
SEPANG: An Indonesian construction worker was sentenced to four months’ jail for being in possession of a bullet, two bullet shells and a folding knife at the KLIA2.
KUALA LUMPUR: Naza Italia has launched the Ferrari F8 Tributo, the new mid-rear engined two-seater sports car priced at RM1.068mil (excluding duty and customisation options).
Hotlink customers take note. Maxis has announced that they will be embarking on a system upgrading exercise in two phases and the first phase of upgrades will be taking place next Monday, 22 April 201...
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PETALING JAYA: Investors who bought gold from a company may be entitled to make claims following a final ruling by a court on money laundering and illegal deposit taking, lawyer Fahmi Abdul Moin said.
KOTA TINGGI: The oil spill that was spotted in waters near Batu Layar and Tanjung Balau here last Wednesday (April 17) is believed to have been washed out to open waters after a clean-up team failed to find it Friday (April 19).
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GOUDA (Netherlands), April 19 ― Surrounded by 15-kg (33 lb) wheels of cheese ready to be carted away in horse-drawn carriages, a dairy farmer in the Dutch city of Gouda faces off against a cheese tr...
KLANG: A housewife was charged at the sessions court here today with two counts of trafficking two newborn babies in February this year.
SEPANG: An Indonesian construction worker was sentenced to four months’ jail by the magistrate’s court here today for being in possession of a bullet, two bullet shells and a folding knife at the ...
Naza Italia, the official distributor of Ferrari vehicles in Malaysia has just officially launched the Ferrari F8 Tributo, just one month after it made its global debut at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show i...
Samsung has recently introduced the Galaxy A70 and Galaxy A80 which is their new mid-range smartphone that comes with a large 6.7””display.
MIRI (April 19): The Air Pollutant Index (API) for Miri city reached an unhealthy level early this morning, with a reading of 188 at 5 am.
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.
MIRI: The Air Pollutant Index (API) for Miri city reached an unhealthy level early this morning, with a reading of 188 at 5am.
SHANGHAI: A debt crisis at one of China’s most well-known private conglomerates entered a new stage Thursday, with the company saying cross-default clauses had been triggered on dollar bonds worth $800 million.
NEW YORK: Hyundai has finally unveiled the compact but "bold" 2020 Venue that it has been teasing for weeks.
TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co. is planning to cut global output by around 15 percent for the fiscal year to March 2020, the Nikkei reported, citing unnamed sources.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal (pix) said the study on the 1963 Malaysia Agreement (MA63) is expected to be completed in June 2019.
ATLANTA: In the days after a Boeing Co 737 Max 8 jet plunged into Indonesia’s Java Sea last October, company officials said they were moving quickly to update plane software suspected in the crash.
TOKYO: More than 60 percent of Japanese companies want authorities to go ahead with a sales tax hike in October, but feel that additional government spending is needed to cushion the blow on the economy, a Reuters monthly poll showed.
SAO PAULO: Shares of Brazilian card payment processors Cielo SA, PagSeguro Digital Ltd and StoneCo Ltd fell sharply on Thursday after rival Itaú Unibanco Holding SA's card-processing unit cut interest rates for small- and medium-sized merchants.
KUALA LUMPUR: An interior design company owner told the High Court yesterday that he carried out work to build a storeroom with a wardrobe and pantry at the house of the ‘number one man’ in 2014, ...
PUTRAJAYA: Newly-appointed Johor Mentri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal has called on the Prime Minister, his first after assuming the post on April 14.
PETALING JAYA: Wisma Putra has confirmed that a Malaysian traveller was injured due to a rockfall at Taiwan’s Taroko National Park after a 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck the coastal city of Hualien.
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KOTA KINABALU (April 18): Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said the study on the 1963 Malaysia Agreement (MA63) is expected to be completed in June.
Shortly after introducing the 8GB RAM variant, the Vivo V15 Pro with 6GB RAM is now getting a price cut.
PUTRAJAYA, April 18 — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirms that a Malaysian tourist was injured in earthquakes which hit the Hualien Region, Taiwan today.
PUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirms that a Malaysian tourist was injured in earthquakes which hit the Hualien Region, Taiwan today.
SEREMBAN: Several roads in the Seremban district will be closed to make way for the 2019 Putrajaya CIMB Cycle bicycle race on Sunday.
PUTRAJAYA (April 18): The operations of the Penang Road Transport Department (RTD) is not affected with the detentions of 24 State enforcement personnel by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MA...
KUALA LUMPUR: The police car used by Narcotics CID Director Datuk Seri Mohmad Salleh was reported stolen near a restaurant in Sungai Ramal, Kajang, near here, yesterday.
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The police car used by Narcotics CID director Mohmad Salleh was reported stolen near a restaurant in Sungai Ramal, Kajang, yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR: The police car used by Narcotics CID director Mohmad Salleh was reported stolen near a restaurant in Sungai Ramal, Kajang, yesterday.
PUTRAJAYA: Operations at the Penang Road Transport Department (RTD) will not be affected by the arrest of 24 of its enforcement personnel by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), according ...
PETALING JAYA: Wisma Putra has confirmed that one Malaysian traveller was injured due to a rockfall at Taiwan’s Taroko National Park after a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck the coastal city of Hualien on Thursday (April 18).
IPOH: The Gopeng Health Clinic will be closed for renovation and will be operating temporarily from the Perak Rural Community Centre (PKD), formerly known as the Rural Transformation Centre, beginning...
1 IT is my duty and privilege to open the first trial in our courts against a former prime minister, who for nearly a decade, occupied the most powerful office in the land and wielded near absol...
TOKYO, April 18 — Japan’s government left its assessment of the economy unchanged in April, after a rare downgrade in March, saying the US-China trade war remained a threat to exports and economic...
Najib, 66, the sixth prime minister of Malaysia, is the first premier to find himself in the dock.
Samsung had recently introduced the Galaxy A70 and Galaxy A80, which are their new mid-range smartphones that offer a large 6.7″ Super AMOLED display.
RHB Bank announced the launch of their brand new mobile banking app today.
KUALA LUMPUR: A driver for Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail was injured, following a motorcycle accident near Segambut Dalam.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says there is no need for a travel advisory against Malaysia, as we are a “safe nation”.
A 37-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday night after walking into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City with two full gasoline cans, lighter fluid and lighters, police said.
KUALA LUMPUR: Cheques worth more than RM25mil were issued by accounts suspected to be linked to former prime minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak and SRC International Sdn Bhd, the High Court was informed.
SINGAPORE (April 18): Petronas offers an LNG cargo for loading on June 8-9 from the Bintulu export project in Malaysia on the GLX platform, according to traders with knowledge of the matter.
PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad met Dr Sahruddin Jamal, the newly appointed Johor Menteri Besar, at his office in Putrajaya on Thursday (April 18...
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I REFER to the letter “Protect private care patients” (The Star, April 4) by Datuk Dr S. H. Lee and the response from Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, “Patients free to cho...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s AmBank cheques made out to Umno, Sabah party Upko and his lawyer Datuk Mohd Hafarizam Harun’s law firm emerged today in his trial over RM42 mill...
PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has met Dr Sahruddin Jamal, the newly minted Johor Mentri Besar at his office on Thursday.
TAWAU: Police nabbed two local men and seized two homemade air rifles in Kg.Serudong, here, during a crime patrol in the district on Monday (April 15).
KUALA LUMPUR: Affin Hwang Capital research has initiated coverage on PPB Group Bhd with a hold rating and a target price of RM19.50.
Though PlayStation and Electronic Arts are ducking out, Microsoft's Xbox division is to make its own stage presentation at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo on June 9.
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BANGI, April 17 — The search and rescue operation (SAR) for Muhammad Zahiruddin Putra Mohd Fauzi, eight, who was reported missing after going out of his house in Bandar Seri Putra here on Monday, wa...
It’s a busy 5G week in Malaysia and Huawei will be showcasing seven different products and services at the upcoming 5G Malaysia Showcase in Putrajaya.
NEW YORK, April 15 — Wall Street stocks were mostly higher as trading opened today following better-than-expected Chinese economic data, although weak IBM results weighed on the Dow.
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ELAKA: Multiple lightning strikes here Tuesday (April 16) night raised fears in many city folk, says Melaka Health and Anti-Drug Committee chairman Low Chee Leong.
KUANTAN: Kemayan assemblyman Datuk Mohd Fadil Osman says he was referring to a news article when he uttered the word "pendatang".
KUALA LUMPUR: Businessman Low Taek Jho, better known as Jho Low, who is central to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, was mentioned on the fourth day of the corruption trial involving Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who allegedly misappropriated RM42mil in SRC International Sdn Bhd’s funds.
PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court today rejected the police and government’s application to obtain leave to appeal against the High Court decision to reinstate a police chief inspector to his position, a...
KUALA LUMPUR: PAS said today it will not contest the Sandakan parliamentary by-election in Sabah next month but will support the opposition candidate in the polls.
PUTRAJAYA, April 17 — The Federal Court today rejected the police and government’s application to obtain leave to appeal against the High Court decision to reinstate a police chief inspector to hi...
Renault has unveiled its first A-segment electric SUV, the City K-ZE, at the ongoing Auto Shanghai 2019 motor show.
If you think that luxury will seize to exist, in a post-apocalyptic world, Mercedes-Benz is proving that wrong with the Concept GLB, unveiled at the 2019 Shanghai Motor Show.
Earlier last month, word got around the internet that HONOR was planning on launching a new addition to its mid-range smartphone segment.
As what we have reported a couple of days ago, HONOR has announced yet another new phone for Malaysia.