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KUALA LUMPUR (May 20): Digital economy is an immediate priority area that needs focus on, by the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), through intensified efforts in facilitating cross border...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Digital economy is an immediate priority area that needs focusing by the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) through intensified efforts in facilitating cross border e-co...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) will be joining International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking and other agencies under the minis...
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The Kajang Municipal Council (MPKj) has forcefully opened the access road to the Sri Maha Karumariamman temple in Ladang Bangi, which has become the subject of dispute between a developer and former e...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 16 — The country’s mechanical and electrical (M&E) export is growing steadily and projected to reach RM43 billion in 2020.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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There may be elements that portray Malaysia as an unfavourable destination for investors in the wake of negative reports on the country, with one saying that global funds are bypassing Malaysia in fav...
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KANGAR: Malaysia will continue to work with Indonesia to defend palm oil which is under sabotage by lobbyists in Europe, says Interna­tional Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking.
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KANGAR, May 13 — The federal government will give its full cooperation to the Perlis state government so that the state’s Industry 4.0 development plan can be realised and would give impact to the...
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan’s efforts to introduce reforms can be derailed if racial and religious problems in the country go unchecked, says Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
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PETALING JAYA: Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz has urged Malaysians to judge and evaluate the Pakatan Harapan government, only after its five-year term is over.
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On the eve of Pakatan Harapan's first anniversary in power, the business community has given it the thumbs up, describing the performance of the new administration’s mix of experienced politicians a...
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KUALA LUMPUR: On the eve of Pakatan Harapan’s first anniversary in power, the business community has given it the thumbs up, describing the performance of the new administration’s mix of experienc...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's trade figures for April are expected to improve despite the worsening global trade tensions, particularly between the US and China, said International Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Dr. Ong Kian Ming.
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KOTA KINABALU, May 6 — Police will mobilise about 1,000 personnel to ensure polling for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election this Saturday goes smoothly.
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A recent Bloomberg TV interview with UBS Global Wealth Management regional chief investment officer (CIO) Kelvin Tay in Singapore clearly ruffled some feathers, judging by the rebuke from two members ...
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The readiness assessment (RA) programme under the National Policy on Industry 4.0 or Industry4WRD has so far received over 300 applications from small and medium enterprises (SMEs). International Trad...
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PENAMPANG, May 5 — Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal called on members to close ranks thereby strengthening party unity after the election of the Warisan Supreme C...
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia will support business deals with China that promote fair trade and create jobs, International Trade and Industry Minister Darell Leiking said, describing bilateral ties between...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 28 — Critics of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) had warped the Pakatan Harapan government’s request to review the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project as distaste for Beijing...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 28 — Unlike the US, Malaysia has no security concerns over its deal with Huawei, the Chinese tech communication giant that International Trade and Industry Minister Darell Leikin...
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BEIJING, April 27 — In conjunction with the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, a durian festival was held here to further promote Malaysia’s King of Fruits among the people in Chin...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Key projects wit­­hin the electrical and electronics sector, as well as chemical industries, are expected to form the bulk of potential investments worth RM6.6bil from the United States, said International Trade and Indus­try Minister Datuk Darell Leiking (pic).
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PETALING JAYA: Umno vice-president Khaled Nordin today hit out at the Johor government for failing to come up with a plan to resolve its water pollution woes, which he said had worsened under the new ...
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BEIJING: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad Thursday held talks with China’s top leaders, further underlining the strong bilateral relationship between the two countries.
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BEIJING, April 25 — Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today held talks with China’s top leaders, further underlining the strong bilateral relationship between the two countries.
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BEIJING: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has reiterated that Malaysia is a friend of China and wants to see more investments from the country.
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has reiterated that Malaysia is a friend of China and wants to see more investments from the country.
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BEIJING, April 25 ― Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has reiterated that Malaysia is a friend of China and wants to see more investments from the country.
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BEIJING (April 25): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad started his day with meeting Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's founder and chief executive officer Ren Zhengfei at the telco giant's Beijing Research Center, whi...
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PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s five-day visit to China beginning today will strengthen the long-standing friendship and foster wide-ranging cooperation between the two countries...
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BEIJING (April 24): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pictured) is expected to arrive in Beijing this evening for his five-day official visit to China.
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s five-day visit to China beginning today will strengthen the long-standing friendship and foster wide-ranging cooperation between the two countries, said the Fore...
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BEIJING (April 24): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is expected to arrive in Beijing this evening for his five-day official visit to China.
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BEIJING: A memorandum of understanding related to the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) is among two significant documents to be signed during Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's official visit to China.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 24 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be in China from today until April 28 for the Second Belt Road Forum in Beijing, accompanied by his wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd ...
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PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will lead a Malaysian delegation to the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing, China from April 24 to 28.
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JOHOR BARU: Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has sent out a message to the 10 newly sworn-in state executive councillors.The Johor Ruler wants them to work closely with Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal.
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JOHOR BARU, April 22 — Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal announced his new executive council members’ portfolios today, confirming an earlier Malay Mail report of the line-up.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking is hoping the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRFIC) in China this month will bear developm...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — US president Donald Trump appeared to agree with International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking on the need to be mindful of how its trade relations with Chi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A special call for transparency will be made by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Moha­mad at China’s second summit on Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Beijing, says International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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International Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Ong Kian Ming has joined his colleague Tony Pua in slamming an interview carried by Bloomberg on April 11, which features a Singapore-based banker spea...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The fluctuation in ringgit value is nothing to worry about, because it will be addressed by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), says International Trade and Industry Minister Darell Leiking.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Malaysia’s trade policy adjustments and refinements are expected to result in a higher engagement with Chinese companies, particularly after the recent renegotiation on the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): The EU-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EUMCCI) hopes that the Malaysian government will resume negotiations on the proposed European Union (EU)-Malaysia Free Trade ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Malaysia’s trade policy adjustments and refinements are expected to result in a higher engagement with Chinese companies, particularly after the recent renegotiation on the ...
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JOHOR BARU: The state government has ordered Petronas to conduct a dialogue with those affected by the explosion and fire at the Pengerang Integrated Complex.“The meeting is important to update the residents about the latest situation,” said state Inter­na­tional Trade, Investment and Utility Committee chairman Jimmy Puah Wee Tse.
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SERDANG: Johor is not a foreign state, and the government has a right to choose the mentri besar as it won the state government in a democratic election, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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The trade and investment mission to the United States led by International Trade and Industry Minister Darell Leiking is expected to generate potential investments worth RM6.6 billion.
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CYBERJAYA, April 8 — The government is expected to unveil the revised National Automotive Policy (NAP) in the second quarter of 2019, which will include various measures to enhance the competitiv...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — The trade and investment mission to the United States (US) led by International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Darell Leiking, is expected to generate potential investmen...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 5): MIMOS Bhd and Microsoft have jointly established an applied artificial intelligence (AI) centre in Malaysia, known as Centre of AI for Future Industry (CAIFI). International Tr...
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JOHOR BARU, April 5 — The implications of the proposed ship-to-ship (STS) transfer hub on Johor’s sovereign rights will be discussed at the state exco meeting next week, said Johor Public Works, I...
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JOHOR BARU: The world’s biggest ship-to-ship (STS) hub is still within Johor's jurisdiction, says state executive councillor Jimmy Puah Wee Tse, after an article from a portal quoted KA Petra Sdn Bhd chairperson Shahrul Amirul as saying the hub was outside the state's territory.
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SHAH ALAM: Cabinet ministers cannot run the country merely through social media and must look into the details of their policies before announcing these, said Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz.
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SHAH ALAM: Social media shouldn’t be the place where Cabinet ministers ‘run’ the country, says Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 — International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Darell Leiking will lead a trade and investment mission to Washington DC, New York, Seattle, San Jose and San Francisco in th...
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LANGKAWI: The government aims to generate up to RM16bil in revenue from the aerospace industry this year, says International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking.
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LANGKAWI (March 26): The Government aims to generate up to RM16 billion in revenue from the aerospace industry this year, says International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking.
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LANGKAWI, March 26 — Amid the kick-off of the 5th Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2019 (LIMA), International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Ignatius Darell Leiking indica...
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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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KUALA LUMPUR (March 20): After more than two decades, Malaysia will be hosting the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders’ summit in 2020, with the key message of shared prosperity.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 — After more than two decades, Malaysia will be hosting the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) leaders’ summit in 2020, with the key message of shared prosperity.
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SEPANG (March 14): The three-day state visit to Malaysia by South Korean President Moon Jae-in is seen as bringing a positive impact besides opening a new chapter in bilateral trade ties between Kuala...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking has called for proof regarding allegations of abuse of approved permits (AP) given by the government to the 36...
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Last week, automotive portal Drive Safe and Fast (DSF) published an article detailing how the new government of Malaysia approved 38 new approved permit (AP) holders.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking today denied allegations made by an automotive portal that the 28 new Approved Permit (AP) holders had sold thei...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — Total approved investments in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors increased to RM201.7 billion last year from RM200.6 billion in 2017, International Trade and In...
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SEPANG (March 14): South Korean President Moon Jae-in departed for Cambodia at 2.35pm today, after a three-day state visit to Malaysia, which began on Tuesday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s approved investments was flattish in 2018, despite a strong surge of investments in the domestic manufacturing sector.
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SEPANG, March 14 — South Korean President Moon Jae-in departed for Cambodia at 2.35pm today after a three-day state visit to Malaysia, which began on Tuesday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who arrived here yesterday on a three-day state visit to Malaysia, was accorded a state welcome at Parliament Square today.
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SEPANG (March 12): Malaysia rolled the red carpet out today for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who arrived for a three-day state visit.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — Malaysia rolled out the red carpet today for South Korean President Moon Jae-in who arrived for a three-day state visit.
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SEPANG: Malaysia rolled out the red carpet today for South Korean President Moon Jae-in (pix) who arrived for a three-day state visit.
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MANILA: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Friday the Malaysian government has taken the middle-road approach to the teaching of science and mathematics in schools.
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MANILA (March 8): Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Friday the Malaysian Government has taken the middle-road approach to the teaching of science and mathematics in schools.
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Khazanah Nasional Bhd (Khazanah) owes lawmakers and the people an explanation about its first pre-tax loss in 13 years in 2018,  Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.
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MANILA, March 8 — Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the Malaysian government has taken the middle-road approach to the teaching of science and mathematics in schools.
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MANILA: Khazanah Nasional Bhd (Khazanah) owes the lawmakers and people an explanation about its first pre-tax loss in 13 years in 2018, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.
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MANILA, March 8 — Khazanah Nasional Bhd (Khazanah) owes the lawmakers and people an explanation about its first pre-tax loss in 13 years in 2018, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.
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ISKANDAR PUTER: The Johor state government does not rule out the possibility of acquiring Khazanah Nasional Bhd assets in the state that are up for sale, including the Legoland Malaysia Resort theme park.
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MANILA (March 7): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has proposed that ASEAN member states need to revisit the old idea of sharing their domestic markets that was mooted when the regional block was set up in 196...
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MANILA, March 7 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has proposed that Asean member states need to revisit the old idea of sharing their domestic markets that was mooted when the regional block was set up in 1...
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ISKANDAR PUTERI (March 7): The Johor State Government does not rule out the possibility of acquiring Khazanah Nasional Bhd assets in the State that are up for sale, including the Legoland Malaysia Res...
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The Johor state government does not rule out the possibility of acquiring Khazanah Nasional Bhd assets in the state that are up for sale, including the Legoland Malaysia Resort theme park.
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ISKANDAR PUTERI, March 7 — The Johor state government does not rule out the possibility of acquiring Khazanah Nasional Bhd assets in the state that are up for sale, including the Legoland Malaysia R...
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ISKANDAR PUTERI: The Johor government is not ruling out the possibility of buying several properties owned by Khazanah Nasional Bhd here – including Legoland Malaysia – says state International Trade, Investment and Utilities committee chairman Jimmy Puah Wee Tse.
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KOTA TINGGI • Two dams in the southern state of Johor state have worryingly low water levels amid a prolonged dry spell in Malaysia, prompting officials to urge residents to use water sparingly.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 27): FGV Holdings Bhd (FGV) rose as much as 6.89% in active trade today after International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking met his Norwegian counterpart in talks th...
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SHANGHAI (Feb 25): The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs will identify competent businesses to showcase their products at the Imported Food Exhibition Centre, here.
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KLANG: It all started about 40 years ago when Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad had given a talk in Manchester, England to lure direct foreign investments in the country.
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SHAH ALAM (Feb 22): The Selangor State government will focus on five core clusters which have the highest potential in driving economic growth, in addition to quality investments with added-value for ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 22 — Malaysia’s labour productivity sustained its positive growth trend in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018, with productivity measured by value added per hour worked expanding 2....
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KOTA KINABALU: An association representing over 40 ethnicities in Sabah has questioned the sincerity of Warisan after an NGO backed by the party demanded that former Umno leaders pledge allegiance to ...
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SEBERANG PERAI, Feb 21 — Penang is hoping to hit RM5 billion in total manufacturing investments for 2018 or about half its record-high of RM10.8 billion investments in 2017.