Haze in Malaysia to persist until end September
KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The haze in Malaysia is likely to persist until the end of this month due to the low chances of heavy rains and the possibility of uncontrolled open burning...
Hazy days till month’s end
KUALA LUMPUR: The haze in Malaysia is likely to persist until the end of this month in view of the low chances of heavy rains and the possibility of uncontrolled open...
Giant stores in Malaysia and the EPF
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): A recent report by The Edge Malaysia stated that the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) owns “about a dozen buildings and shoplots, which are or were occupied” by GCH Retail (M)...
8 injured as lift at KL flats plunges 5 floors
KUALA LUMPUR: Eight people, including a child, sustained injuries after the lift they were in at the Kampung Kerinchi People’s Housing Project (PPR) here experienced a failure and plunged down from ...
Top 10 Stock Picks for 2H 2019
1. Supermax Corp Bhd Last Friday, CIMB Research analyst Walter Aw told investors that glovemaker Supermax is now trading at a 47% discount when compared with its peers in the same sector, based on its...
KL rises in world’s most expensive cities list
PETALING JAYA: Eight of the world’s top 10 most expensive cities are located in Asia as a result of the region’s high costs for consumer goods and a dynamic housing market, with Kuala Lumpur (No. ...
Tracking growing impact of Trump’s tariffs
WASHINGTON: With President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping expected to meet at the G-20 summit in Osaka, there’s growing evidence that the trade war is eroding not just short-term growth but also longer-term prospects.
Eight samples test positive for rabies
KUCHING: Eight of the 20 samples received by the State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (SVDL) in the first week of this month have tested positive for rabies.
EC denies taking sides in Rantau
SEREMBAN: The Election Commission (EC) today fended off accusations that it is biased in taking action against those who commit offences in the campaign for the Rantau by-election.
King attends race at Sepang International Circuit
SEPANG, April 7 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, attended the Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia 2019 race at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC),...
Sabah PPBM will not be ‘Umno 2.0’, says Hajiji
KOTA KINABALU, April 5 — Datuk Hajiji Mohd Noor today refuted claims that Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PBM), which will be launched in Sabah tomorrow, is just another version of Umno.
Playing dirty in Semenyih
PETALING JAYA: Bersih 2.0 recorded 35 cases of election offences and misconduct during the recently-concluded Semenyih polls, the highest among the six by-elections held since the 14th General Election.
Sultan of Pahang is the new Malaysian King
KUALA LUMPUR - The Sultan of Pahang has been elected as the new Malaysian King, according to the Keeper of the Rulers' Seal as quoted by the national Bernama news agency.
Eight contractors released, remand of two extended
KOTA KINABALU: Eight of the 10 contractors who were remanded to facilitate Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission investigations into cases of furnishing false bank statements to get food supply project...