Topic: July 10
MALACCA: Rembau MP Khairy Jamaluddin (pix) stressed that he would not stop criticising Umno leadership, which, in his view, should be corrected.
KUALA LUMPUR: Set on the plan to take Yee Lee Corp Bhd private, the 50-year old Ipoh-based trading company will not take steps to address the shortfall in its public shareholding spread, which arose a...
PETALING JAYA: The imminent Federal Reserve (Fed) interest rate cut and US elections next year are expected so spur global investor interest in American companies despite the global economic uncertainties, a local stock market expert says.
Rembau MP Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar stressed that he will not stop criticising Umno's leadership, which, in his view, should be corrected.
PORT DICKSON: Several top PKR leaders were conspicuously missing at the opening ceremony of the party's inaugural retreat post-GE14 opened by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at a five-star hotel here on Friday (July 19).
SINGAPORE (July 19): Palm oil still targets RM2,001, as suggested by a projection analysis.
RECENTLY I had a very pleasant experience with two security personnel at Universiti Malaya Medical Centre.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (ANN): The East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) Tourism Agency announced on Thursday that Komodo Island is to close by the beginning of 2020.
PETALING JAYA: Interest in Malaysian bonds among foreign investors rose last month amid the prospects of an interest rate cut by the US Federal Reserve (Fed).
PETALING JAYA: A retiree from Sarawak became RM17.7mil richer overnight after winning the Toto 4D Jackpot 1 by combining his age and a car plate number he came across.
SEREMBAN: A 65-year-old grandfather, who claimed trial to eight charges of sexually assaulting and grooming a 12-year-old girl, has been denied bail.
SEREMBAN: A senior citizen pleaded not guilty in the Seremban Sessions Court today to committing eight counts of sexual offences against a 12–year–old girl including having in his possession child...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 18): RAM Rating Services Bhd said foreign investors returned to the Malaysian bond market in June after two months of net selling, which it attributed to the increasing dovishness o...
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah health and well-being ministry will launch an investigation into possible health card abuse following the arrest of a government medical assistant on suspicion of supplying fo...
KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — The increasing dovishness of central banks in major global economies amid weaker-than-expected economic data has sparked foreign bond investors’ interest in Malaysian bonds...
KUALA LUMPUR: Prospects of looser US Federal Reserve policy drew foreign bond investors back to Malaysia in June after two consecutive months of net selling, according to RAM Ratings.
KUALA LUMPUR: A heated argument broke out in the Dewan Rakyat today after a Pakatan Harapan (PH) lawmaker labelled Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim a child molester.
PETALING JAYA: A Sarawakian won the RM17.7 million Toto 4D Jackpot 1 with the combination of his age and a car registration number on July 10.
PETALING JAYA: A retiree from Sarawak has struck RM17.7mil in the Toto 4D Jackpot 1 by betting on his age and a car plate number he sees every time he goes to the market.
SEREMBAN: A 65-year-old man pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here to eight counts of sexually grooming a 12-year-old girl and sexually assaulting her last month.
Dr Jerip Susil
KUCHING: Assistant Minister of Transportation Datuk Dr Jerip Susil has said that he needed some time to decide on what his political direction will be.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police believe that the discovery of fake health cards being sold is confined to the Ranau district.
SINGAPORE (July 17): Signals are mixed for palm oil, as it failed to break a resistance at RM1,984 per tonne.
KUCHING: The just-concluded Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) from July 12-14 has racked in 23,650 visitors.
MCA's government affairs monitoring committee (GMC) will set up an independent observer group to keep a close tab on the case involving Perak exco member Paul Yong, who has been accused of raping his ...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 16): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir said today implementation of the motion to reduce Malaysians' voting age to 18 from 21 will result in an increase of more than 50% in the number ...
LONDON: A sinkhole of negative-yielding debt in emerging markets has doubled in size over the past week. This time last year it was non-existent.
I REFER to your front page headlines “The GE15 powerhouse” and “Two additions to voting Bill” (The Star, July 10 and 11; online at bit.ly/star_youth) reporting on the lowering of the voting a...
KOTA KINABALU: A health assistant at Ranau Hospital was arrested for allegedly selling fake health cards to restaurant and school canteen operators since 2014.
Singapore: Australia’s ASX Ltd is testing its systems for the trading of negative interest-rate products, underscoring how markets are preparing for the potential introduction of quantitative easing in yet another Group-of-10 nation.
PETALING JAYA: Police have arrested a man, suspected to have sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl at a supermarket in Country Homes, Rawang.
GoCar Malaysia has announced its new car subscription service, offering vehicular ownership experience without committing to purchases that typically involve hefty downpayment and insurance.
KOTA KINABALU: A government medical assistant has been arrested for having supplying forged health cards to food handlers in Ranau, about 110km from here, since 2014.
SYDNEY: Australia’s ASX Ltd. is testing its systems for the trading of negative interest rate products, underscoring how markets are preparing for the potential of quantitative easing in yet another Group-of-10 nation.
LETTER | The Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (Caged) urges the Home Ministry to support the expressed desire of the inspector-general of police (IGP) to reform the police force (PDRM). Caged ...
SINGAPORE (July 15): Palm oil may rise to RM1,966 per tonne, as it could have bottomed around a support at RM1,929. The support is identified as the 86.4% projection level of a downward wave c from RM...
PETALING JAYA: Police are hunting for a man who sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl at a supermarket in Country Homes, Rawang.
GOMBAK: Abdul Hadi Awang has asked people not to object to lowering the voting age to 18 on the grounds that these youths are immature.
PETALING JAYA: Cops are hunting for a man, who allegedly sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl at a supermarket in Country Homes, Rawang.
Rembau MP Khairy Jamaluddin said his had spoken up against former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak as the chairperson of BN’s advisory board for the party's own good.
PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad took to the outdoors on a Sunday morning (July 14) by "racing" around the Sepang International Circuit with the Youth and Sports Minister.
KOTA KINABALU: Kota Kinabalu Member of Parliament (MP) Chan Foong Hin has urged the Chinese community to refrain from getting emotional over the Wisma Tionghua issue but to discuss the matter am...
Over 400 VW Beetle owners gathered at the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya on Saturday to celebrate the iconic car.After 81 years, the model has been discontinued and the last car rolled off the product...
KUCHING: Three local men, aged between 27 and 29, were arrested by the Sarawak Commercial Crime Investigations Department (CCID) to assist in an investigation into an unlicensed moneylending business.
The suspects ran an illegal moneylending business that scammed victims of hundreds of thousands of ringgit.
KOTA KINABALU: The remand period for the two men arrested in connection with the death of a dive instructor and two Chinese tourists at Pulau Kalapuan, Semporna, has been extended.
KUALA LUMPUR: The National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) today hailed a recent landmark Federal Court decision as vindication of its claim that some banks were promoting staff to executive positions ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Boustead Holdings Bhd (BHB) has appointed four new independent non-executive directors with diverse backgrounds effective July 15.
I am responding to Dennis Ignatius’ piece, “Lynas: Profits, politics and people”, in FMT today.
Three drug syndicate members have been arrested after a string of raids that crippled a drug-processing ring.Bukit Aman Narcotic Crimes Investigation Department (NCID) acting director Deputy Comm Datu...
KUALA LUMPUR: Three drug syndicate members have been arrested after a string of raids that crippled a drug-processing ring.
Airbnb has successfully fended off Brussels regulators in time for the summer holidays by agreeing to change how it presents rental prices to consumers, the EU said on July 10.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 ― Boustead Holdings Bhd (BHB) has appointed four new independent non-executive directors with diverse backgrounds effective July 15.
SINGAPORE (July 12): Palm oil still targets RM1,966 per tonne, as it could have reversed its downtrend at the July 10 low of RM1,916. The drop from the July 1 high of RM1,982 looks exhausted.
IPOH: Paul Yong Choo Kiong says he will continue his work as a Perak executive council member despite calls for his suspension or for him to take leave from work.
A FRESH Bill to amend the Federal Constitution to lower the voting age to 18 and allow for automatic registration of voters has been tabled in Parliament.
KUALA LUMPUR: Phase 3A of the Battersea power station redevelopment project’s residential units by award-winning architects Sir Norman Foster and Frank Gehry are being “reintroduced” in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia after earlier buyers had walked away from their purchases due to construction delays.
KUALA KUBU BARU (Bernama): Police investigations into the case of a man who posed as a doctor to sexually harass women over the telephone have now shifted to the source who provided him the numbers.
MELAKA (Bernama): A goldsmith, who acted as the leader of a burglary gang suspected of being behind 30 home break-in cases involving losses amounting to RM900,000 in Melaka and Negeri Sembilan, was among eight men arrested in an operation involving separate raids here over the past few days.
SUNGKAI (Bernama): Contraceptive injections given to Orang Asli women were aimed at protecting them from pregnancies that were a risk to their health and life.
KLANG: Bukit Melawati assemblyman Juwairiya Zulkifli is furious at being implicated in an alleged illicit affair with Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari.
GEORGE TOWN - A famous nasi briyani restaurant on Lebuh Chulia has been ordered to close for two weeks by the Health Department after rat droppings and dead lizards were found in the kitchen.
SUNGKAI (Bernama): The Health Ministry does not see the need to review Rania Zara Medina's appointment as a member of the Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) Malaysia for the 2019-2021 term.
PSB leaders (from left) Ranum, Lo, Wong, Dr Jerip and Rayong join arms in solidarity in this photo which was taken on July 10.
KUCHING: Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB) deputy president Datuk Dr Jerip Susil has resigned from the party with immediate effect.
KOTA KINABALU: Coastguards in Sabah believe syndicates are involved in fish bombing activities around the state.
Dr Jerip Susil
KUCHING: Assistant Minister of Transportation Datuk Dr Jerip Susil has announced that he is leaving Parti Bersatu Sarawak (PSB) with immediate effect.
KUALA LUMPUR: Six people, believed to be members of a illegal online gambling syndicate, were arrested following a raid at a luxury condominium in the Kuchai area.
On July 10, 1919, Bentley Motors was born.
Pokémon Go shakes up its battle system with new attacks and some changes to battle mechanics. Legendary Fire-type Entei also makes a return this weekend in raid battles.
International Business Machines Corp proposed changes to a 1996 law that protects internet companies from liabilities related to what users post on their platforms.
KUALA LUMPUR: A fresh Bill to amend the Federal Constitution to lower the voting age to 18 and allow for automatic registration voters was tabled in Parliament on Thursday (July 11).
London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s decision to charge Uber Technologies Inc drivers to operate in the city centre amounts to racial discrimination and puts some out of business, lawyers for the drivers said July 10 in court, in the latest stage of a long-running battle between those working for the ride-hailing firm and traditional cabbies.
“Alexa, what are the symptoms of flu?”
SIBU: A 22-year old Indonesian was believed to have committed suicide by hanging himself at a chicken farm in Pasai Siong near here.
KUALA LUMPUR: There are many different opinions that need to be looked at before amendments are made to the National Security Council (Amendment) Bill 2019, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
PETALING JAYA: The wife of Kelantan Sultan Muhammad V, Oksana Rihana Petra, has allowed her followers a peek into her life.
GEORGE TOWN: A famous nasi briyani restaurant on Lebuh Chulia has been ordered to close for two weeks by the Health Department after rat droppings and dead lizards were found in the kitchen.
GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): A 13-year-old boy and his father were among 14 drug addicts arrested in an operation dubbed Ops Tapis Khas, carried out around Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling here on Wednesday (July 10).
PETALING JAYA: Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar has received the highest national order of diplomatic merit from Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte, and, in return, he has conferred an award that carries the title Datuk on Duterte.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 11): The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the German lender Deutsche Bank violated foreign corruption or anti-money-laundering laws in its work for the 1Malaysia Dev...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 11): Global sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are forecast to fall 18.4% year-on-year in 2019 to US$52.7 billion from US$64.5 bill...
JOHOR BAHRU (July 10): The Johor Department of Environment (DOE) today denied allegations by some quarters that the gas detectors lent to 111 schools in Pasir Gudang are not suitable for use in school...
TUMPAT (July 10): The Kelantan Customs Department seized various types of smuggled cigarettes worth RM1.1 million in a warehouse in Pengkalan Chepa on Sunday.
BEIJING (July 10): Malaysia can benefit from China’s expertise in hot spot mapping using satellite technology for better disaster preparedness and management, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri...
SINGAPORE/LONDON(July 10): The owners of London’s iconic Battersea Power Station are nearly back to where they were two years ago, before construction delays led some buyers to cash in their contrac...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): The Johor State Government has been urged to reconsider its decision to maintain the State's youth age limit to 40 years, for uniformity between the Federal and State Governmen...
BEIJING (July 10): Malaysia will continue to welcome quality global investments including from China, especially in capital intensive, high-skilled and technologically advanced projects, said Deputy P...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): The implementation of the JPJeBid online vehicle number plate bidding system was extended to Kedah for the KET registration series, the Road Transport Department (RTD) said.
PETALING JAYA (July 10): New homes at SP Setia Bhd’s two latest projects, Setia Safiro and Setia Mayuri, have been sold out during their launches last weekend.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 — A few months ago, Apple had introduced their 2nd gen AirPods that come with a new chip and you can have it with a wireless charging case.
TOKYO, July 10 — After much speculation, Nintendo has finally confirmed the Switch Lite — a smaller, lighter and cheaper version of the original Nintendo Switch and it’s designed specifically fo...
WASHINGTON, July 10 — Twitter is moving to filter out inappropriate content based on religion as part of its effort to curb hate speech.
LONDON, July 10 — Microsoft will open its first European retail store in London tomorrow, showcasing technology ranging from Xbox games and Surface tablets to augmented reality and LinkedIn mastercl...
PETALING JAYA (July 10): There are some personalities which we sometimes go like: “I wonder what happened to him/her?” So, remember the famous or infamous (depending on which part of the political...
PUTRAJAYA (July 10): Tourism, Arts and Culture Deputy Secretary-General (Tourism), Datuk Haslina Abdul Hamid, said the Visit Malaysia 2020 logo and theme song will soon be launched with all tourism pr...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): Malaysians are more likely to believe in traditional media such as newspapers, television, and radio rather than online news sources, based on a recent study.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Thursday (July 11) include the following: Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Bhd, Par...
KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): Padang Rengas MP Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz today described the appointment of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak as the chairman of the Barisan Nasional...
BRUSSELS, July 10 — EU president nominee Ursula von der Leyen said today she hopes Britain will abandon Brexit but warned London it must take responsibility for “sorting out” its tortured depart...