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LETTER | The late Sultan Ahmad Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar, who passed away peacefully yesterday, May 22, after a prolonged illness at the National Heart Institute in Kuala Lumpur, was well kn...
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KUANTAN: Pahang’s Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah died at the National Heart Institute in Kuala Lumpur at 8.50am yesterday.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 22 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali today paid their last respects to Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah Almarhum S...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 22): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali today paid their last respects to Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah Almarhum Sulta...
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KUANTAN (May 22): Pahang’s Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah died at the National Heart Institute (IJN) in Kuala Lumpur at 8.50 am today.
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KUANTAN: Pahang’s Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah died at the National Heart Institute (IJN) in Kuala Lumpur at 8.50am today.
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PETALING JAYA: Former Pahang ruler Sultan Ahmad Shah passed away at 8.50am, Bernama reported today.
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KUANTAN (May 22): Pahang’s Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah died at the National Heart Institute (IJN) in Kuala Lumpur at 8.50 am today.
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KOTA KINABALU: Electoral watchdog Bersih 2.0 says it recorded 19 election offences during the recent by-election in Sandakan, most of which were committed by DAP/Pakatan Harapan (PH). Speaking to the ...
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KOTA KINABALU, May 21 — The number of election offences committed during the recently-ended Sandakan by-election was 19, fewer than those detected during the previous two by-elections before it in R...
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PETALING JAYA: The Education Ministry said it practises meritocracy in student intake and eligible candidates with the highest merit marks are given the opportunity to pursue their studies in public u...
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SINGAPORE, May 16 — The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has called on food delivery companies to do more to prevent the misuse of their accounts after two foreigners were caught working illegally as deli...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 16): The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) has established a dedicated team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-...
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SINGAPORE (ANN): Food delivery companies Foodpanda and Deliveroo are being investigated by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) after two Malaysians were caught working illegally as food delivery riders.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 15): The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) has established a team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-oriented d...
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THE glut of office space in Kuala Lumpur has prompted Tower Real Estate Investment Trust to reinvent itself by offering co-working and co-living spaces in one of its properties.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has established a dedicated team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-oriented developments along the East Coast Railway Link (ECRL) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) has established a dedicated team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-oriented ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 15): The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has established a dedicated team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-...
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The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) has established a dedicated team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-oriented developments a...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) has established a team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and transit-oriented developmen...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 15 — The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) has established a dedicated team to promote the development of industrial parks, infrastructure, logistics hub and tran...
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THE Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), previously known as the One Belt One Road Initiative, consists primarily of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-century Maritime Silk Road.
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SINGAPORE: Malaysia's tourism receipts hit a record high of RM84.1bil in 2018, an increase of 2% from a year earlier.
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KOTA KINABALU: Police are hunting for a man, Arthur Julian Abit, who is known as Gatok, and is believed to be in involved in car and motorcycle theft around Kota Kinabalu and in nearby areas.
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KOTA KINABALU: City police have solved at least 20 cases of car and motorcycle thefts with the arrest of five suspects from two gangs in April and May.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): Metronic Global Bhd, a total building management engineering solutions provider, has launched legal action against its shareholders who collectively hold a 39% stake in the compa...
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With the revival of several big-ticket Barisan Nasional projects in April, the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government has signalled a pivot towards growth just 12 months after setting a tone that emphasised ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Axiata Group Bhd, which is in the midst of working on a mega merger plan with Norwegian Telenor group for their operations in Asia, said its 80%-owned unit Ncell Private Ltd has ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Pasdec Holdings Bhd said today its annual report for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2018 (FY18) is now expected to be released to Bursa Securities by May 31.
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REMBAU: Unlike other 12-year-old boys, Muhammad Aiman Syazwan Mohd Fouzi has his work cut out as he needs to care for his five siblings after his mother died in a road accident recently.
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PUTRAJAYA, May 8 — The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into the discovery of temporary transit camps and mass graves in Wang Kelian, Perlis continues today as the hearing enters the seventh day.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 7): Attorney-General Tommy Thomas said the government has spent an estimated RM15.5 million in seizing the superyacht Equanimity and maintaining it for nine months until it was sold.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The judicial sale of luxury yacht Equanimity has been completed with the receipt of the full purchase amount of US$126 million (RM523 million) from Genting Malaysia Bhd (Genting) on Apri...
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Malaysia has quietly handed over former Goldman Sachs investment banker Roger Ng to the US Department of Justice (DOJ) after secret negotiations that have come on the heels of the planned return of mo...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 — The judicial sale of luxury yacht Equanimity has been completed with the receipt of the full purchase amount of US$126 million (RM523 million) from Genting Malaysia Bhd (Gentin...
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Former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng will face trial in Malaysia as soon as proceedings in the US have concluded, said Attorney-General Tommy Thomas.
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PETALING JAYA: Former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng has been extradited to the United States to face charges over 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) related offences, says Attorney General Tommy Thomas.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 — Former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng was surrendered to the US authorities for 10 months to face criminal charges in connection with the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) sca...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Attorney General (AG) Tommy Thomas said the government had spent an estimated RM15.5 million in seizing and maintaining the superyacht Equanimity for nine months until it was sol...
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Attorney-General Tommy Thomas has provided a breakdown of the costs incurred after concluding the seizure and subsequent sale of the superyacht Equanimity, which was purportedly acquired using stolen ...
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PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya spent approximately RM15.5 million seizing superyacht Equanimity, now known as Tranquility, and maintaining the vessel for nine months until delivery to Genting Malaysia Bhd w...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 — The federal government spent RM15.5 million to maintain super yacht Equanimity from the time it was seized until Genting Malaysia Berhad bought it at an auction last month, acc...
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PETALING JAYA: The judicial sale of the superyacht Equanimity to Genting Malaysia Bhd has been completed, says the Attorney General’s Chamber (AGC).
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry (MOH) has targetted Malaysia to be declared a human indigenous malaria free nation by the World Health Organisation (WHO) by 2020.
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The Health Ministry has targeted Malaysia to be declared a human indigenous malaria-free nation by the World Health Organization by 2020.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Health Ministry (MOH) has targeted Malaysia to be declared a human indigenous malaria free nation by the World Health Organisation (WHO) by 2020.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 5 ― The Health Ministry (MOH) has targetted Malaysia to be declared a human indigenous malaria free nation by the World Health Organisation (WHO) by 2020.
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We can expect a fresh stream of investments from China following the revival of ECRL and Bandar Malaysia, as well as Dr Mahathir’s recent productive trip to Beijing.
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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.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): In the latest twist in the boardroom tussle in Seacera Group Bhd, substantial shareholder Datuk William Tan Wei Lian and six other shareholders have called for another extraordin...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Perak Corp Bhd has awarded a contract to Rapat Setia Sdn Bhd to develop a 23.384-acre piece of land in Bandar Meru Raya, Perak, into a gated and guarded housing development.
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JOHOR BARU: A 29-year-old jobless man was sentenced to six years’ jail and six strokes of the cane for cheating 10 people over a non-existent water filter service.
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Businessman Datuk Aliff Syukri was widely criticised for posting a video of his daughter crying on Instagram. Aliff is the not the only problematic parents on social media.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 2): Perak Corp Bhd has awarded a contract to Rapat Setia Sdn Bhd to develop a 23.384-acre piece of land in Bandar Meru Raya, Perak, into a gated and guarded housing development.
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KUCHING: An unemployed man was charged at separate Magistrate’s Courts today with two charges of deceiving two Sarawakians in a job scam that resulted in the detention of 47 Malaysians in Cambodia l...
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KUCHING, May 2 — An unemployed man was charged at separate Magistrate’s Courts today with two charges of deceiving two Sarawakians in a job scam that resulted in the detention of 47 Malaysians in ...
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JOHOR BARU: A 29-year-old man was sentenced to six years' imprisonment and six strokes of the cane by a magistrate's court here on Thursday (May 2), for allegedly selling a non-water filter, which is non-existent.
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SIBU: A 25-year-old man has been released on a total bail of RM8,000 in four sureties by two magistrate's courts in Kuching after he pleaded not guilty to two charges of cheating in the Cambodia job scam.
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PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has confirmed the appointment of Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador as the new Inspector-General of Police.
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PUTRAJAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has confirmed the appointment of Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador as the new Inspector-General of Police (IGP). "The Yang di...
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PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has confirmed the appointment of Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador as the new Inspector-General of Police (IGP).
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PETALING JAYA: A DAP senator who had urged Putrajaya to establish diplomatic ties with Israel has apologised and retracted his statement but explained that he had also called for the government to set...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on China’s import of an additional 1.9 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia, which was signed on April 25 this year, was not an extension of t...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on China’s import of an additional 1.9 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia, which was signed on April 25 this year, was not an ext...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The memorandum of understanding (MoU) on China's import of an additional 1.9 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia, which was signed on April 25 this year, was not an extension of the old one inked on Nov 23, 2015.
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The memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed on April 25 this year, on China’s import of an additional 1.9 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia, is not an extension of the old one inked on Nov 2...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 30 ― The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on China’s import of an additional 1.9 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia, which was signed on April 25 this year, was not an e...
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KUANTAN: A retiree fell prey to an umrah (minor haj) con when an umrah management company that he came to know about on the WhatsApp application cheated him of RM25,600, which was supposed to be the p...
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KOTA KINABALU: Two friends believed to have been involved in a spate of vehicle thefts around the city over the past four months have been nabbed.
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KUANTAN, April 30 ― A retiree fell prey to an umrah (minor Haj) con when an umrah management company that he came to know about on the WhatsApp application cheated him of RM25,600, which was suppose...
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YouTube and Twitter add features to fight the spread of misinformation, Bumble will protect users from unwanted nudes, and Snapchat announces plans to use Bitmoji characters in games.
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Amazon's finance chief said during a conference call on April 25 that the company is working on reducing Prime's exclusive free two-day shipping perk to just one day.
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SEREMBAN: Police arrested seven locals who were suspected of kidnapping and murdering a foreign man last week.
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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.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 29): PMB Technology Bhd has proposed to raise up to RM151.44 million through two private placements for the expansion of the group’s metallic silicon manufacturing plant and work...
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SHAH ALAM, April 29 — Almost a year to the first anniversary of Pakatan Harapan taking federal power, former Umno Youth Chief Khairy Jamaluddin listed three things he praised the government for doin...
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PETALING JAYA: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) is currently without commissioners, as their terms expired on April 25.
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KUALA TERENGGANU (Bernama): There was drama aplenty - warning shots and a high-speed chase - when the Terengganu Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) detained six Vietnamese fishing boats with 63 crew members, including the skippers, during a two-day operation.
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JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The second tahfiz student who went missing while bathing in Sungai Kampung Shaari, Simpang Renggam near Kluang Thursday (April 25) two days ago was found drowned Saturday (April 27).
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The government announced on Saturday (April 27) a RM500mil soft loan fund with low interest rates of just 2% yearly for private smallholders to replant oil palm.
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PASIR GUDANG: Police have arrested a former agent of a water filter company here on suspicion of being involved in several cheating cases.
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PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya will help smallholders by providing them RM550 million in easy loans, Lim Guan Eng said today.
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SIBU: A housewife thought she could earn a bonus by taking part in online gambling, but she ended up losing RM6,150 instead.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): The retail price of RON97 will rise by 1 sen to RM2.81 per litre from April 27 to May 3, announced the Ministry of Finance today.
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The PC platform wars rages on.
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Facebook Inc banned apps from running personality quizzes of the kind that spurred the Cambridge Analytica data-sharing scandal in an attempt to strengthen the social media platform’s privacy and security.
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KATHMANDU (AFP): A Malaysian climber rescued after two nights in the open on one of the world’s most treacherous mountains is fighting for his life, his doctor said Friday (April 26).
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KATHMANDU (Reuters): A rescue helicopter plucked a Malaysian climber from Mount Annapurna in west Nepal on Friday (April 26), where he was stranded for two days after climbing the world's 10th highest mountain this week, officials said.
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Britain’s splintered government was rocked April 26 by a growing scandal over who leaked news that Prime Minister Theresa May has conditionally allowed Chinese giant Huawei to develop the UK 5G network.
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Facebook on April 25 filed a lawsuit in US federal court to bar a New Zealand company from selling fake “likes”, views and followers to Instagram users.
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Privacy watchdogs are accusing Facebook Inc of “serious contraventions” of Canadian law in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
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New York’s attorney general is opening an investigation into Facebook Inc’s unauthorised collection of 1.5 million users’ email contacts without their permission.
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Google unveiled another round of policy changes to address employee concerns about misconduct at the world’s largest Internet search company.
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SINGAPORE: Emerging markets aren’t going to face the headwinds they typically do in May and June this year as stronger U.S. growth helps the global economy, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
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PETALING JAYA: The Belt and Road CEO conference provides massive business opportunities for companies across the region, says National Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia president Tan Sri Ter Leong Yap.
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MIRI: Hillslope erosion has been detected in the hills adjacent to Sungai Plan in the Bintulu district in northern Sarawak.
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PUTRAJAYA: A chief executive officer and a company advisor have been remanded for four days for allegedly bribing the enforcement officers of a ministry.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has nabbed seven foreigners for abusing their temporary foreign worker permits.