PETALING JAYA: Anti-narcotics officers are believed to have made a huge drugs bust of 3.2 tonnes of cocaine and 11 sacks believed to contain ketamine according to a report circulating on social media.
SEREMBAN, Aug 16 (Bernama) – Some 24 hours after an autopsy was performed on the remains of Nora Anne Quoirin, lead pathologist, Dr Siew Sheue Feng from Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL), and his officers...
Sibu Airport’s FIDS displaying information showing that 12 flights have been cancelled so far.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Revenue for the services sector in Malaysia increased by 6.5% to RM441.3 billion in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19), from RM414.2 billion in the same period last year, accordi...
KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Chong Ekspres Auto Servis (TCEAS) today launched its first vehicle service mobile application dubbed 'DriveOn' for owners of its Nissan, Renault and Infiniti brands of vehicles.
Apple is making changes to the way iOS works that will restrict the way apps work in the background.
LANGKAWI: Thirteen fishermen were arrested in a 10-hour integrated anti-drug operation conducted by the Kedah and Perlis Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) with the cooperation of the Langka...
KUALA LUMPUR: The Finance Ministry (MOF) today emphasised that the MySalam scheme is a non-profit health insurance scheme and will not benefit any private insurance company.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): The Finance Ministry (MOF) today emphasised that the MySalam scheme is a non-profit health insurance scheme and will not benefit any private insurance company.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 6 — The Finance Ministry (MoF) today emphasised that the mySalam scheme is a non-profit health insurance scheme and will not benefit any private insurance company.
While Instagram and WhatsApp are both owned by Facebook, it’s not something that the average consumer needs to know.
SINGAPORE, Aug 1 — Business expectations of firms in the services sector dimmed a little for the second half of the year, but hiring in some segments may increase, according to a new report release...
A car brand in Malaysia is really only as good as its service network. Recently, a new Toyota 2S centre located at Klang, Selangor was opened in an effort to improve their network in the area.
NEW YORK, July 24 — Pinterest is rolling out a series of interactive guided activities designed to help users feeling emotionally unwell to relax.
A start-up in Luxembourg has created a connected flowerpot which, like the Tamagotchis of the 1990s, communicates its moods and needs.
PETALING JAYA: Information about the press secretary to Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has disappeared from the staff directory of the ministry’s website, hours after the aide’s position came under...
LUXEMBOURG, July 18 ― A start-up in Luxembourg has created a connected flowerpot which, like the Tamagotchis of the 1990s, communicates its moods and needs.
PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Dr Ahmad Faisal Muhamad and Kamsiah Kamaruddin have received their letters of appointment as the new Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the United Nations in Geneva and Permanent Representative of Malaysia to Asean in Jakarta respectively.
It’s about that time of the year again, where glances of Google’s next-generation Pixel flagship devices begin making their appearance in public.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 15 — Two credit cards registered under Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s name were used for to pay a whopping RM3.36 million in 10 transactions at the Swiss jeweller De Grisogono’s Ita...
KUCHING: Reporting via Facebook Live, which is trending now, is a fast and accurate method to report on events or incidents, said director of Tun Abdul Razak Institute of Broadcasting and Information,...
Former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak has alleged that the national debt has breached the RM800 billion mark.
PETALING JAYA: The "sugar tax" for the import and manufacturing of ready-to-drink packaged sweetened beverages starts on Monday (July 1), and the business community will be given a two-month transition period for its implementation.
(From left) Tan, Baru and Works Ministry secretary general Dato’ Dr Syed Omar Sharifuddin Syed Ikhsan performing the symbolic launch of the Dashboard application.
KOTA KINABALU (June 29): The Works Ministry will fully take over the Pan Borneo Highway project by the end of September, its minister Baru Bian said today.
KOTA KINABALU: The Works Ministry will fully take over the Pan Borneo Highway project by the end of September, its minister Baru Bian said today.
KOTA KINABALU, June 29 — The Works Ministry will fully take over the Pan Borneo Highway project by the end of September, its minister Baru Bian said today.
The Works Ministry will fully take over the Pan Borneo Highway project by the end of September, its minister Baru Bian said today.
GEORGE TOWN: Work to complete the expansion of the international airport in Bayan Lepas may now be hindered as a question has surfaced over who should operate the key facility in view that that part o...
Singapore has committed S$40mil (RM122.33mil) in preliminary spending to support the adoption of fifth-generation wireless technology before it begins rolling out the high-speed network next year.
PETALING JAYA: Westmoreland Edward Palon did not miss the opportunity to present Pope Francis with an intricately designed and coloured beaded tapestry from his home state of Sarawak when he met the Pope to hand over his credentials as Malaysia's new ambassador to the Vatican.
A closely watched researcher has cut its estimate of Amazon.com Inc’s share of the US e-commerce market after incorporating new figures from the company.
Apple is reportedly thinking about buying out Intel’s 5G modem business.
Rumours regarding ASUS’ 2nd generation ROG Phone have to surface online.
The Information reports that Huawei has postponed the upcoming launch of a new Windows laptop.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysian ambassador to the Vatican Westmoreland Anak Edward Palon yesterday delivered his credentials to the pope in Rome, dressed in a baju Melayu and accompanied by members of his fa...
SAN FRANCISCO, June 7 ― According to a report by The Information, Facebook's digital “stablecoins” could launch within the next few weeks.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 1 — Malaysia suffered a major loss with the death of eminent historian Professor Tan Sri Khoo Kay Kim earlier this week.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 1 — The Health Ministry has formed a medical team to examine about 6,000 victims from the Sungai Kim Kim toxic fumes incident in Pasir Gudang, according to a report by news portal...
MIRI: A man fought with a big crocodile after it snatched him from his boat, while he was fishing in a river in Kpg Tutoh in Marudi district in northern Sarawak.
Sony may be winding down its smartphone business in Malaysia and other places, but that doesn’t mean the company has ceased trying to keep up with the trends.
Apple announced that a collection of sensor-equipped vehicles will be trekking across Canada this summer to improve Apple's current road and geography data in the country.
SAN FRANCISCO: Nearly a year after TechCrunch reported that the company is rebuilding Apple Maps to better compete with Google's highly accurate and detailed Maps platform, Apple announced that a coll...
KUALA LUMPUR: Minister of Communications and Information Gobind Singh Deo has lauded Facebook’s initiatives in supporting his ministry’s efforts in tackling misinformation and disinformation.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 — Nearly a year after TechCrunch reported that the company is rebuilding Apple Maps to better compete with Google’s highly accurate and detailed Maps platform, Apple announce...
Instagram on May 23 said it was not the source of private contact information for millions of influential users of the service recently found in an unguarded online database.
JOHOR BAHRU (May 22): There is no monkeypox infection detected and reported in this state as of yesterday, said Johor’s Health, Culture and Heritage Committee chairman Mohd Khuzzan Abu Bakar.
JOHOR BARU, May 21 — There is no monkeypox infection detected and reported in this state as of today, said Johor’s Health, Culture and Heritage Committee chairman Mohd Khuzzan Abu Bakar.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 17): Newly-listed Securemetric Bhd has won two contracts with a combined value of RM3.94 million to supply digital security solutions to Vietcombank.
PUTRAJAYA: The United Nations secretary-general has confirmed Malaysia’s withdrawal as a signatory of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a Saudi-educated scholar for what they claim are links with Zahran Hashim, the suspected ringleader of the Easter Sunday bombings, throwing a spotlight on the risi...
The OnePlus 7 series will be making its official appearance next week on 14 May.
Wang Fujie has been charged along with another unnamed individual with hacking the computer systems of four companies including US-based health insurer Anthem. The data stolen included the personally identifiable information of 78 million people.
Singapore’s mobile phone carriers are being asked to take a step toward introducing fifth-generation wireless services as early as next year as the government plans to allocate spectrum for at least two networks.
PUTRAJAYA (May 3): Government-linked companies and Government agencies may apply for the RM5 million Malaysia Social Innovation Fund (MySI) between May 1-31, said Ministry of Energy, Science, Technolo...
KUALA LUMPUR: Acting Deputy Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador is expected to take over as inspector-general of police when Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun retires next month.
NVIDIA last launched a mobile SHIELD product, the last one being its K1 tablet back in 2015.
Authorities in Iraq are currently contemplating banning popular shooters like Fortnite in a bid to curb fears of violence in younger players.
JOHOR BARU: Johor Local Government, Science and Technology Committee chairman Tan Hon Ping has confirmed that he is one of the two state executive councillors that have been dropped.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman has launched its Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID) infoline to receive WhatsApp and SMS messages from the public.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — The Bukit Aman Commercial Crimes Investigations Department (CCID) has launched the ‘Infoline’ service for the public to channel information to the department and increas...
Singapore’s fake news laws will likely come into effect in the second half of this year, as the country joins the ranks of nations trying to curb the spread of online falsehoods.
JOHOR BARU: Datuk Osman Sapian will explain his reasons for resigning as the Johor Mentri Besar on Saturday.
SINGAPORE announced that its work in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Governance and Ethics has won a top award at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Prizes.
TOKYO (April 8): Resorts World Las Vegas LLC is holding a fixed-income investor conference call from 10:30 a.m.
Walmart Inc will let customers order groceries by voice through Google’s smart-home assistant, an attempt to counter Amazon.com Inc’s growing clout in e-commerce.
New Project: Midlands City, Semenyih (From RM283,000, dual-key) Midlands City is a project in Semenyih.
PETALING JAYA: Fifty NGOs have come together to call for the Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) report to be made public instead of placing it under the “repressive” Official Secrets Act 1972 (OSA)....
REYKJAVIK, March 28 — Iceland’s budget carrier WOW Air said it had ceased operations and cancelled all flights today, stranding thousands of passengers.
TOKYO (March 22): Resorts World Las Vegas LLC and its wholly owned subsidiary, RWLV Capital Inc, have mandated banks for a series of fixed-income investor meetings in Asia, the U.S. and Europe startin...
KUALA LUMPUR: The toxic pollution that hit Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang will be discussed in detail at the weekly Cabinet meeting tomorrow.
We live in an era of jittery politics.
LOS ANGELES, March 8 — A YouTube spokesperson told Buzzfeed News yesterday that the platform has begun fact-checking videos with topics that are “prone to misinformation.” As reported by Buzzfee...
Despite heavy losses last year, Bytedance is quietly laying the groundwork to launch Lark – a work collaboration and productivity app – in the US and other overseas markets.
Realme, OPPO’s sub-brand, is holding its first Realme Fans Festival in collaboration with the e-commerce site, Shopee.
SINGAPORE: Singapore will allocate a further S$300 million ($222 million) to spur research in digital innovation as the government transforms the economy through technology.
NEW YORK, Feb 23 — A news report yesterday said many smartphone apps were sending highly personal information such as menstrual cycles and body weight to Facebook, without notifying users.
Ucommune, WeWork’s biggest rival in China, is reportedly seeking a US$3 billion valuation for a New York listing this year.
Information pertaining to Intel’s upcoming 9th generation H-Series notebook CPUs have reportedly made its way on to the internet.
As US companies grow more concerned about efforts by Chinese firms to obtain their intellectual property, all eyes are on Huawei, which the US government recently accused of stealing trade secrets.
Huawei is no stranger when it comes to allegations of stealing trade secrets.
Najib Abdul Razak has called on Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo to get to the bottom of the purportedly inaccurate academic qualifications listed for several ministers.
Samsung’s next generation Galaxy S10 series flagship smartphones are expected to ship out with support for the new WiFi 6 standard.
Last week, Datuk Shireen Ann Zaharah Muhiudeen was appointed the new non-executive chairman of Bursa Malaysia Bhd, effective March 1, succeeding Tan Sri Amirsham Aziz, who held the position for nearly...
MIRI: Information is swiftly flowing from the public on the blatant sale and slaughter of wildlife in Miri city.
After the needs of air, water, and food have been satisfied, everybody longs for a place to call home.
Mont Kiara is one of the most popular areas for property in Kuala Lumpur.
KUALA LUMPUR • A Muslim politician from the Chinese-based ruling party has been appointed to the board of trustees of the Islamic Propagation Foundation of Malaysia (Yadim).
Over one million students and alumni of Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) from 2008 to 2018 may have had their personal data leaked online but UiTM’s vice-chancellor Emeritus Prof Datuk Hasan Said is...
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Zurich Malaysia just partnered up with Malaysian startup Bereev, an online legacy platform aiming to help Malaysians plan for their inevitable death.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 9): Malaysians have been reminded not to belittle or insult the dignity of the institution of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong and monarchy as they are an integral part of Malaysia's sovere...
LETTER | We are supposed to have entered an “information age”.
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 6 — MyPPP president Tan Sri M. Kayveas announced today that he will contest in the Cameron Highlands by-election.