The Malaysian Pulse
Beat of the Nation
Sun, 15 Sep 2019, 9:42 PM
ADVERTISE with The Malaysian Pulse

Topic: Feb 28

The Star:
Share
Latheefa: Only completed MACC investigations can be made public
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is unable to reveal operational matters of cases being investigated by authorities.
theSun:
Share
Malaysian Field Hospital carries out 2,300 surgeries
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Field Hospital in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh has received 83,000 patients and successfully conducted 2,300 surgery cases in the 18 months since the hospital was built at the...
The Star:
Share
Dr Wee hopes new IGP, MACC chief commissioner will help get police report on Penang tunnel project
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong is hoping that new leadership within the police and Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will help him in...
The Star:
Share
M'sian field hospital in Bangladesh carries out 2,300 surgeries since end 2017
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Malaysian Field Hospital in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, has received 83,000 patients and successfully conducted 2,300 surgeries in...
The Star:
Share
MCA asks why no news on probe into leaked MACC papers on Penang undersea tunnel
GEORGE TOWN: It has been six months but there is still no news on police investigations into the leak of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC)...
The Star:
Share
Power plant projects back in the limelight
TWO power plants – one in Pulau Indah, Selangor and another in Kedah – are back under the spotlight.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Convicted scholar not listed in child sex offender registry
PhD student Nur Fitri Azmeer Nordin, who was convicted for possession of child pornography in the UK, is not listed in the child sex offenders’ registry maintained by Malaysia’s Social Welfare Dep...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
Construction of Bukit Kukus paired highway 78% completed
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 8): Construction work on the Jalan Paya Terubong (Jalan Bukit Kukus) paired highway linking Paya Terubong and Relau here is now 78% complete and users are expected to be able to use t...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Construction of Bukit Kukus paired highway 78 percent completed
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 8): Construction work on the Jalan Paya Terubong (Jalan Bukit Kukus) paired highway linking Paya Terubong and Relau here is now 78 percent complete and users are expected to be able t...
Channel NewsAsia:
Share
Two Malaysians arrested for attempting to smuggle man out of Singapore in car boot
SINGAPORE: Two Malaysian women were arrested on Monday (Aug 5) after they were caught trying to smuggle a man out of Singapore in the boot of a car, said the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA...
theSun:
Share
Three men charged with CBT, cheating in Labuan
LABUAN: Three men were separately charged in the magistrate’s court here today with criminal breach of trust (CBT) and cheating, amounting to RM223,825.50. The first case involved a staff of Presti...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Ecobuilt to dispose of three units for RM12m to streamline business
KUALA LUMPUR (July 29):  Ecobuilt Holdings Bhd (formerly known as M-Mode Bhd) is selling three of its subsidiaries to its founder and former managing director Datuk Lim Thean Keong for RM12 million, ...
The Edge Markets:
Share
RHB open to giving housing loans to blacklisted PTPTN borrowers
KUALA LUMPUR (July 25): RHB Banking Group, Malaysia's fourth-largest fully integrated financial services provider, has no problem in providing housing loans to blacklisted National Higher Education Fu...
Malay Mail:
Share
RHB open to giving housing loans to blacklisted PTPTN borrowers
KUALA LUMPUR, July 25 — RHB Banking Group, Malaysia’s fourth-largest fully integrated financial services provider, has no problem in providing housing loans to blacklisted National Higher Educatio...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Genting Malaysia rises 3.3% to highest level in 21 weeks
KUALA LUMPUR (July 23): Genting Malaysia Bhd's share price rose as much as 11 sen or 3.3% to RM3.47, more than any full-day gain since April 19, as Malaysia's benchmark index advanced, Bloomberg repor...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
Singaporean sues for wrongful conviction, inhumane treatment
KUALA LUMPUR: A Singaporean, who allegedly breached Malaysian immigration laws, has filed a criminal motion in the High Court here to set aside his conviction.
The Edge Markets:
Share
Malindo Air resumes flights to Lahore on July 18
KUALA LUMPUR (July 16): Malindo Airways Sdn Bhd will resume its five weekly services to and from Lahore, Pakistan, starting July 18, after Pakistan opened its airspace for all civilian traffic this mo...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Rapid bus to operate all Go KL free bus routes
KUALA LUMPUR (July 8): All six Go KL free city bus routes are now being operated by Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Prasarana Malaysia Sdn Bhd (Prasarana).
theSun:
Share
Rapid Bus to operate all Go KL free bus routes
KUALA LUMPUR: All six Go KL free city bus routes are now being operated by Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Prasarana Malaysia Sdn Bhd (Prasarana).
The Borneo Post:
Share
Talib defends SEDC’s investment in Australian cattle property
Member of the Board of Directors of Integrity Institute of Malaysia Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr Hamid Bugo (right) presents a memento to Talib at the launch.
The Star:
Share
Ex-SRC director claims no knowledge of ‘secret’ bank account
KUALA LUMPUR: Former SRC International Sdn Bhd director Datuk Suboh Md Yassin had no knowledge of the company’s “secret” bank account that received a RM2bil loan from the Retirement Fund Incorporated (KWAP) in 2011, the High Court heard.
theSun:
Share
Only RM264 in SRC bank account: Witness
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today was told of a surprising fact - that one of SRC International Sdn Bhd’s bank accounts only had RM264 in its balance, contradicting its chief executive officer...
The Star:
Share
Former SRC director tells court he was unaware of 'secret' company bank account
KUALA LUMPUR: Former SRC International Sdn Bhd director Datuk Suboh Md Yassin had no knowledge of the company’s “secret” bank account that received a RM2bil loan from the Retirement Fund Incorporated (KWAP) in 2011, the High Court heard.
The Star:
Share
Petronas executive leadership and board is a tight-knit team
THERE are 47,000 employees in Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) worldwide, with nine top-level management staff. As with all companies, the movement of its workers is part of its operations and wouldn’t even be a news item unless it involves the group chief executive officer (CEO).
The Star:
Share
Petronas says Anuar remains in his position
KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) has clarified certain media reports regarding executive vice-president and upstream business chief executive officer Datuk Mohd Anuar Taib’s alleged departure from the company.
Malay Mail:
Share
Mohd Anuar Taib remains Petronas EVP, Upstream Business CEO
KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 — Petronas today clarified certain media reports regarding executive vice president and Upstream Business chief executive officer Datuk Mohd Anuar Taib’s alleged departure f...
The Star:
Share
Unwarranted trust deficit in TM
The Alternative View - By M. Shanmugam THE recent developments in Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) border on governance issues and underline the continued trust deficit that government-linked companies (GLCs) suffer from the Pakatan Harapan-led federal government.
The Star:
Share
Aeon Credit to leverage on tech, innovation to improve performance
KUALA LUMPUR: Aeon Credit Service (M) Bhd, which recorded a stronger set of results in the financial year ended Feb 28, 2019 (FYE19), will leverage on technology initiatives and innovative solutions to improve its performance and customer experience.
The Edge Markets:
Share
Pantech unit cleared of circumventing US laws
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has cleared Pantech Group Holdings Bhd's wholly-owned subsidiary Pantech Steel Industries Sdn Bhd (PSI) of circumventing the antidumping dut...
Digital News Asia:
Share
SEA offers growth prospects to app marketers that can shoulder region’s diversity challenges
MOBILE app marketing and retargeting platform Liftoff revealed in a report that publishers operating in the region can find significant growth opportunities, mainly due to the region being home to the...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Ecobuilt sees 5.5% stake traded off-market
KUALA LUMPUR (June 7): Ecobuilt Holdings Bhd, formerly known as M-Mode Bhd, saw some 8.96 million shares crossed off-market today.
theSun:
Share
Telekom Malaysia chairman requested by PMO to defer CEO appointment
KUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) says its chairman Rosli Man has received a request from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to defer the appointment of the group’s chief executive officer (C...
Malay Mail:
Share
Telekom says chairman instructed by PMO to defer appointment of CEO
KUALA LUMPUR, May 31 — Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) says its chairman Rosli Man had received a request from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to defer the appointment of the group’s chief executive...
The Edge Markets:
Share
PMO tells TM chairman to defer CEO appointment
KUALA LUMPUR (May 31): Telekom Malaysia Bhd, which has not had a chief executive officer (CEO) for one year, said its chairman Rosli Man had deferred the appointment at the request of the Prime Minist...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
The recipe for the perfect storm
For the past one year since May 9, 2018, the sound and fury of racial and religious rhetoric have pushed the agenda of social inclusion and moderation to the back burner.
EdgeProp.my:
Share
SPAN gets new CEO
KUALA LUMPUR (May 24): Datuk Ahmad Faizal Abdul Rahman has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN) effective May 27.
The Star:
Share
SPAN gets new CEO
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Datuk Ahmad Faizal Abdul Rahman has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN) effective May 27.
The Edge Markets:
Share
SPAN gets new CEO
KUALA LUMPUR (May 24): Datuk Ahmad Faizal Abdul Rahman has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN) effective May 27.
Malaysiakini:
Share
The Bersatu-Umno/PAS contention for Malay hegemony
MP SPEAKS | For the past one year since May 9, 2018, the sound and fury of racial and religious rhetoric have pushed the agenda of social inclusion and moderation into the back burner.
The Star:
Share
Amcorp Properties forms joint venture with S’pore firm
PETALING JAYA: Amcorp Properties Bhd’s unit is forming a joint-venture (JV) company with SRIF Pte Ltd and an endowment fund deemed to be established under Nanyang Technological University in a strategic move to expand its footprint into Singapore.
The Star:
Share
Stephen Warde almost fully recovered, expected to go back to Ireland soon
PETALING JAYA: Irishman Stephen Warde, who went missing in Malaysia for two months, is expected to return home to Ireland in a few weeks after making strides in his recovery over the past month.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
Arun Kasi seeking royal pardon for contempt of court, says lawyer
PETALING JAYA: Lawyer Arunachalam Kasi, better known as Arun Kasi, who was found guilty of contempt of court last month and jailed for 30 days, is seeking a pardon from the Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Genting mulls growing 'premium player' business with Equanimity acquisition
Genting Malaysia Bhd is still finalising its business model for its latest acquisition, the superyacht Equanimity, aimed at growing its “premium player" business.
The Star:
Share
Listen up: Spotify is about to lose a huge catalogue of Indian music
This is your last chance to listen to some 120,000 songs from Indian artists and Hindi film soundtracks on Spotify, as they're all about to disappear from the streaming platform following failed negotiations with a major local record label.
The Edge Markets:
Share
Caring 3Q net profit grows on higher sales and new outlets
KUALA LUMPUR (April 24): Caring Pharmacy Group Bhd reported a net profit of RM5.67 million for its third quarter ended Feb 28, 2019 (3QFY19), up nearly 10% from RM5.16 million a year ago on the back o...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Aeon Credit closes FY19 with 18% increase in profit, plans 20 sen dividend
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25):  Aeon Credit Service (M) Bhd’s net profit for the fourth quarter ended Feb 28, 2019 (4QFY19) rose 6.45% to RM87.61 million from RM82.31 million a year ago on higher revenue...
Malay Mail:
Share
AEON credit net profit increases to RM354.62m in FY19
KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — AEON Credit Service (M) Bhd’s net profit for the financial year ended Feb 28, 2019 (FY19) increased to RM354.62 million from RM300.06 million recorded in the previous fina...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
Vizione 3Q earnings more than doubles on contributions from Penang, Sabah projects
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Vizione Holdings Bhd's third quarter net profit for the three months ended Feb 28, 2019 (3QFY19) more than doubled to RM17.76 million from RM8.06 million a year ago, thanks to...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Vizione 3Q earnings more than doubles on contributions from Penang, Sabah...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 24): Vizione Holdings Bhd's third quarter net profit for the three months ended Feb 28, 2019 (3QFY19) more than doubled to RM17.76 million from RM8.06 million a year ago, thanks to...
The Edge Markets:
Share
Newsbreak: DRB-Hicom, Sime Darby front runners for government fleet contract
DRB-Hicom Bhd and Sime Darby Bhd are the front runners in the bid for the supply, repair, maintenance and management of the government’s vehicle fleet for a concession period of 15 years, according ...
The Star:
Share
Wee surprised by Chow’s statement clearing firm in tunnel probe
GEORGE TOWN: MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong is surprised that Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow has cleared the company involved in the Penang undersea tunnel project of any wrongdoing.
The Edge Markets:
Share
DRB-Hicom climbs on positive sentiments over Proton turnaround, possible new...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Shares of DRB-Hicom Bhd rose as much as 3.9% today, buoyed by continued positive sentiment on the turnaround of its biggest loss-maker, the 50.1%-owned subsidiary Proton Holdi...
The Star:
Share
Tesla to stop selling US$35,000 Model 3 online
Tesla has pulled the plug on Internet sales of its cheapest Model 3 sedan in the latest shift to the company's retail strategy.
Tesla | Model | US | Internet sales | Elon Musk | Model | Model | Model | Standard Plus | AFP Relaxnews | 3 | 28 | 3 | 7 | 500 | 419 | 11 | 39 | 500 | 3 | 035 | 35 | 000 | 3 | 35 | 000 | 555 | 3 | 500 | 915 | 3 | RM30 | 915 | US$7 | 500 | RM14 | 419 | US$3 | 500 | US$35 | 000 | RM144 | 035 | US$35 | 000 | RM162 | 555 | US$39 | 500 | Feb 28 | April 11
The Edge Markets:
Share
98% of employers comply with minimum wage order
KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): A total of 98 percent of the 7,695 employers inspected by the Labour Department (JTK) nationwide complied with the minimum wage order of RM1,100, the Dewan Rakyat was told toda...
theSun:
Share
TH spent RM576m for 58,118 appeal, accompanying pilgrims in last 5 years
KUALA LUMPUR: The Pilgrims’ Fund Board (TH) spent RM576.38 million in the last five years (2014-2018) on 58,118 pilgrims who appealed, including those accompanying others on their first muassasah pi...
theSun:
Share
Compliance with new minimum wage near perfect, says deputy minister
KUALA LUMPUR: Almost all employers in the country have complied with the government’s new minimum wages order of RM1,100, the Dewan Rakyat was told.
EdgeProp.my:
Share
HRDF top executive and deputies pocketed RM1.25mil in bonuses leading up to general election — report
PETALING JAYA (April 9): The Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) reportedly paid a top executive and three deputies at the fund with bonuses totalling RM1.25 million and salary increments leading ...
Malaysiakini:
Share
Top HRDF officers received hefty pay rise, bonuses ahead of GE14
Four high ranking officers of the Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) received hefty salary increments and bonuses in the months leading up to the last general election.
The Edge Markets:
Share
Grand Seasons KL staff seek termination compensation after hotel closure, says...
KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): Employees from the Grand Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur have sought help from Datuk Abdullah Sani Abdul Hamid (PH-Kapar) to voice out alleged unfair treatment against them as the 2...
theSun:
Share
Malaysia, Indonesia join forces to protest EU directive 2018/2001
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.
© 2017-2019 The Malaysian Pulse by Belian Tech PLT. All Rights Reserved.
Free Car Sticker Disclaimer hello@beliantech.com