Topic: April 2017
Mixing high fashion with high seas
PETALING JAYA: Fashion show producer and model Jessica Minh Anh will lend a touch of glamour to raising awareness on sustainable and environmentally friendly...
Pound dives on increased no-deal Brexit prospect
LONDON, Aug 28 — The pound slumped more than one per cent versus the dollar and euro today as Britain’s government moved to extend the suspension of parliament, increasing the likelihood of a no-d...
Mufti Asri’s rant
Perlis mufti Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin must have taken offence at the Malaysian authorities’ actions against Dr Zakir Naik.
Yen buoyed by China jitters; sterling under water
SYDNEY, Aug 12 — The dollar remained on the defensive against the safe-haven yen today as the Sino-US trade dispute looked set to drag on with no settlement in sight, while holidays in Japan and Sin...
Residents stand firm on Taman Rimba Kiara project
KUALA LUMPUR: Taman Tun Dr Ismail and Bukit Kiara longhouse residents are maintaining they will never agree to a scaled-down version of the Taman Rimba Kiara development project, says Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister, Hannah Yeoh.
TTDI residents say no to scaled-down Rimba Kiara project
KUALA LUMPUR: The Taman Tun Dr Ismail and Bukit Kiara longhouse residents are never going to agree to the scaled-down version of the Taman Rimba Kiara development project and are sticking to its proposed resolutions, says Hannah Yeoh.
Brexit pounds sterling as stock markets retreat
LONDON, July 17 — Rising concerns about a no-deal Brexit hit the pound once more today, while stock markets retreated amid renewed trade war worries and uncertainty over the outlook for US interest ...
Manila’s other champion
SEASONED diplomat Charles C. Jose oozes compassion when he talks about his fellow nationals who have come in search of greener pastures in Malaysia.
Politics and Policy: What a crowded playing field!
POLITICAL analyst Dr Sivamurugan Pandian told me recently that someone he knew had texted him that day to say that the Registrar of Societies had asked him to come and collect his letter confirming hi...
RM100,000 fine for running illegal clinic
KUALA TERENGGANU: A beauty salon owner who operated a clinic and conducted aesthestic medical procedures without valid registration was slapped with an RM100,000 fine by the Sessions Court here.
Errant beauty salon owner fined RM100,000
KUALA TERENGGANU: A beauty salon owner who operated a clinic without any valid registration at his premises was slapped with an RM100,000 fine by the Sessions Court here today.
Policeman killed, four injured in Songkhla bombing
A policeman was killed while four others were injured when a bomb, believed to have been buried underground, exploded when police were carrying out checks behind a railway station in Chana, Songkhla.
IPIC hearing tentatively fixed on Dec-Feb next year
KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): High Court judge Justice Mohd Nazlan Mohd Ghazali has tentatively fixed December 2019, January 2020 and February 2020 for the hearing of the International Petroleum Investment Co...
MACC to appeal acquittal of former Johor exco member, two others
JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will appeal the decision by the Sessions Court here in acquitting and discharging former state executive council member Datuk Abdul Latif Bandi and two others for graft and money laundering.
No legal action on Felda
PETALING JAYA: PT Eagle High Plantations Tbk, a unit of Indonesia-based Rajawali Group, has denied taking any legal action against the Federal Land Development Authority’s (Felda) plan to walk back on a US$500mil purchase of a stake in the company, according to a report by Reuters.