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KUALA LUMPUR: Cargo load will be the more profitable sector for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) compared with passenger ridership as the rail link will provide a land bridge that will boost freight tr...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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CYBERJAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Efforts by Pakatan Harapan to deliver the promises it made during the last general election have been hindered by financial constraints, says Prime Minister Ma...
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CYBERJAYA: Efforts by Pakatan Harapan to deliver the promises it made during the last general election have been hindered by financial constraints, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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PETALING JAYA: Continue with bold reforms, change weak policies and do not forget promises made, no matter how small.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The new East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project deal is a big win for Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and sets the country apart from other nations dealing with the Asian su...
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KUALA TERENGGANU (April 15): Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some qu...
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KUALA TERENGGANU (April 15): The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over th...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over the administra...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: The government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous administration and bring the country back on track after taking over Putrajaya in May last year.
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The Pakatan Harapan government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over the administration in May last year.
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KUALA TERENGGANU, April 14 — The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over t...
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KUALA TERENGGANU (Bernama): The Pakatan Harapan government needs another six months to repair the damage left by the previous government and bring the country back on track after taking over the administration in May last year.
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KUALA TERENGGANU, April 14 — Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some q...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some quarters.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): Not only was the cost of the East Coast Rail Link slashed by RM21.5 billion or 32.8% to RM44 billion, commuters will also benefit from the double-tracking of the shorter, rero...
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BEIJING: Several stations along the new route for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) have been scrapped, the prime minister’s special envoy Daim Zainuddin said.
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BEIJING: The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is back on track, with its new alignment shortened by 40 km from 688km to 648km, according to the Prime Minister’s special envoy Tun Daim Zainuddin.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 ― Tun Daim Zainuddin is expected to arrive in Beijing tomorrow to finalise Malaysia’s ongoing negotiations with China to lower the cost of the 688km East Coast Rail Link (EC...
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PUTRAJAYA: In an unprecedented move, a nine-man Federal Court Bench handed down a landmark majority judgment that any decision by Bank Negara's Syariah Advisory Council (SAC) on Islamic finance is constitutional and binding on civil courts even though the Council is not a judicial body.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): The Bill to amend the National Security Council Act 2016 will provide some barriers to the power of the Prime Minister, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Proposed amendments to the National Security Council (NSC) Act will remove the powers of the Prime Minister to declare a security area.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 9 — The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government today introduced a new Bill that will empower the Yang di-Pertuan Agong to declare which areas in the country are security hot spots.
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JAKARTA / BRUSSELS: Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Prime Minister Mahatir Mohamad have signed a joint letter of objection to the European Union over its plan to phase out the use of palm oil in ...
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JAKARTA/BRUSSELS (April 9): Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad have signed a joint letter of objection to the European Union over its plan to phase o...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 9 — Council of Eminent Persons chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin is expected to wrap-up negotiations with China on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) before the end of this month.
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JAKARTA (April 8): Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahatir Mohamad have signed a joint letter of objection to the European Union over its plan to phase out the use of pal...
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Connectivity is always beneficial to all towns / cities along the route with a stop.
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FOLLOWING months of negotiations, Malaysia and China have reached an agreement to resume the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, which was suspended last July.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and Indonesia will join forces to object to the Delegated Regulation Supplementing Directive 2018/2001 of the European Union Renewable Energy Directive II.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 6 — Malaysia and Indonesia will join forces to object to the Delegated Regulation Supplementing Directive 2018/2001 of the European Union Renewable Energy Directive II.
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SEREMBAN: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has hinted at an “East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) surprise” for Negri Sembilan, saying that the route will include the state if negotiations with the Chinese government are successful and the project continues.
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SEREMBAN: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng tonight alluded that negotiations for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) are going well and the project would most likely be continued, with Negeri Sembilan also b...
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SEREMBAN: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng hints that the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) will include Negri Sembilan, if negotiations with the Chinese government is successful and the project continues.
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Tan Sri Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz is an extremely accomplished banker (Bank Negara Malaysia governor for 16 years) and a well respected one too.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 2): Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo holds DAP Ministers in high regard, saying that they have done reasonably well in the 10 months of the new administratio...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 2 — Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo holds DAP ministers in high regard, saying that they have done reasonably well in the 10 months of the new admini...
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KUCHING, April 2 — Dayak National Congress (DNC) today called on the Sarawak government to train Native Court judges on the complexities of the legal system and native customary laws.
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SHAH ALAM, April 1 — Despite conceding to waning enthusiasm over Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) election victory, Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman maintained that the ruling coalition remains committed to fu...
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JITRA, March 31 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today visited the factories of Bumiputera entrepreneurs in several places in Kedah.
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Council of Eminent Persons chairperson Daim Zainuddin says he is more than willing to hand over the role of heading East Coast Rail Link project negotiations with China to any interested and qualifie...
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Council of Eminent Persons chairperson Daim Zainuddin has acknowledged that the new Pakatan Harapan government has had problems with power-sharing among its cabinet members and component parties, but ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 30 — Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin supports the release of CEP’s 100-day report but conceded that some of its information should be placed under ...
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PETALING JAYA: Several lawmakers and analysts have questioned the need to classify the Council of the Eminent Persons’ (CEP) 100-day report under the Official Secrets Act (OSA).
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PETALING JAYA: Council of Eminent Persons chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin, along with another CEP member, supports the release of a 100-day report. In it are recommendations that was prepared by the council.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Several foreign companies, including from Europe, Asia and the Middle East, are keen to acquire a stake in Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), says the Council of Eminent Persons chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 23): The Government is expected to finalise the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in early April with cost savings of more than RM10 billion, Council of Eminent Persons chairman ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 22 — The government is expected to finalise the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in early April with cost savings of more than RM10 billion, Council of Eminent Persons chairma...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 22): The Government is expected to finalise the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in early April with cost savings of about RM10 billion, Council of Eminent Persons chairman Tun ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 22 — Chief Justice of Malaysia Tan Sri Richard Malanjum today called on the Bar Council to help the judiciary in addressing issues of public perception.
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PUTRAJAYA (March 20): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad chaired the first meeting of the Economic Action Council (EAC) at Perdana Putra here  today.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 20 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad chaired the first meeting of the Economic Action Council (EAC) at Perdana Putra here today.
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Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok has lambasted the European Union’s (EU) Delegated Act, under which palm oil is classified as “high risk”, calling the act discriminatory and designed to hu...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok has lambasted European Union’s (EU) Delegated Act where palm oil is classified as “high risk”, calling the act discriminatory an...
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(March 14): Palm oil emerged as a flashpoint in a potential trade war between the European Union and some of the world’s largest developing nations after the bloc imposed stricter limits on how the ...
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Former CIMB Group chairperson Nazir Razak has proposed another National Consultation Council (NCC) to oversee the formulation of a new socio-political agreement to rebuild the country to complement th...
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PETALING JAYA: The National Wage Consultative Council Act 2011 provides that sectors, types of employments and regional areas can be taken into account when reviewing minimum wage, says Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran.
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GEORGE TOWN: The decision of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) to spread its wings to Sabah should be discussed at the Pakatan Harapan (PH) Leadership Council meeting, DAP secretary-general Lim...
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GEORGE TOWN: PPBM’s decision to spread its wings to Sabah should be discussed at the Pakatan Harapan (PH) Leadership Council meeting, said DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng.
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THE government is to be congratulated for establishing the new Economic Action Council that will give a better sense of direction and priorities for the nation to overcome the short-term economic chal...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — The Foreign Ministry announced it would set up a platform for various youth organisations to provide feedback on international relations policy.
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An Umno Youth leader has cast aspersion on Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng's claim that the nation's economy is doing well.
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PUTRAJAYA (Feb 12): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the Government could have set up the Economic Action Council (EAC) earlier but Pakatan Harapan was busy dealing with legacy issues left ...
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PUTRAJAYA, Feb 12 — Malaysia’s uptake of crude palm oil (CPO) could increase to 1.3 million tonnes per annum by increasing the blending percentage of biodiesel from B10 to B20 as well as rolling-o...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 12): The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) announced the establishment of the Economic Action Council (EAC), which will respond to and take action to address economic issues faced by t...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 2 — The government has formed a council comprising ministers and business leaders to tackle the economy and arrest the rising cost of living.
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The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) today unveiled the composition of the Economic Action Council which will be headed by Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The ceremonial opening of the Second Term of the 14th Parliament Session is expected to be performed by the new Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 8): The ceremonial opening of the Second Term of the 14th Parliament Session is expected to be performed by the new Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustaf...
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LETTER | Malaysia's total exports in 2018 grew by 6.7 percent to reach a value of RM998.01 billion, compared with RM934.92 billion in 2017.
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LETTER | I have read the open debate between economist Edmund Terence Gomez and Council of Eminent Persons chairperson Daim Zainuddin over the governance of GLCs and GLICs with great interest.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief.
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Council of Eminent Persons chairperson Daim Zainuddin today advised cabinet ministers against quarrelling among themselves openly, as this could make the people feel disgusted with the government.
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SHAH ALAM: Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo says the government is looking into allegations of cyber espionage by Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei but has not come up wit...
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PUTRAJAYA: The sixth ministerial meeting of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) next month will discuss among others, trade policy issues affecting members, sustainable production of t...
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia is consistently looking for new markets to promote palm oil while enhancing its existing markets with a focus on ASEAN countries this year, said chief executive officer of Malaysia...
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The sixth ministerial meeting of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) next month will discuss, among others, trade policy issues affecting members, sustainable production of the crop an...
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PUTRAJAYA: Putrajaya is looking for new markets for the country’s palm oil industry in a bid to ward off negative perceptions after the decision by several European countries to ban palm oil as a bi...
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PUTRAJAYA (Jan 28): Malaysia will spearhead the sixth ministerial meeting of Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) in Jakarta at the end of next month (Feb 28), where acceptance and market a...
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KOTA KINABALU: Chief Justice Richard Malanjum today called for an audit of the nation’s laws to see if they tally with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People (Undrip).
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 8): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be writing letters to the French president and the Norwegian prime minister to protest the European Union (EU) parliament’s decision...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 8): Malaysia’s Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will write to his counterparts in France and Norway to address proposed restrictions on palm oil usage in biofuel and palm oil...
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PETALING JAYA: The duties and the roles of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong cover the three main branches of the government – the executive, legislative and judiciary.
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Malaysia's King has abdicated in an unprecedented move, ending weeks of speculation about his future that had heightened after a recent meeting of the country's nine state rulers.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has denied a news report quoting him talking about a conspiracy within Pakatan Harapan to sabotage arrangement for him to take over as the next prime minister.