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Topic: July 19

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PETALING JAYA: Consumers who were affected by the recent water cuts may brace for further dry taps as diesel pollution in Sungai Selangor has forced further shut downs of four water treatment plants.
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The National Water Services Commission (SPAN) will open an investigation paper and take action against those responsible for the odour pollution in the Sungai Selangor raw water source.
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TELUK INTAN: Three dengue cases were reported in Kampung Pelawan here and one person has died from the disease, says the Perak Health Department.
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KANGAR (Bernama): The mother and brother of a disabled 14-year-old girl have been remanded four days from Sunday (July 21) to assist investigations into the girl's abuse case in Mata Ayer here.
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Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad led Malaysians to convey their condolences to the passing of César Pelli, the Argentine architect behind the iconic Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur.
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PETALING JAYA: Water supply in Kuala Selangor and Hulu Selangor had been fully restored with the remaining regions will have taps running soon.
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MIRI: Tourism stakeholders here have welcomed the latest move by the Home Affairs Ministry (KDN) to extend Visa On Arrival (VOA) facilities for visitors from China and India.
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KUALA LUMPUR - The sea was calm in Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's constituency of Port Dickson but his Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) was in stormy waters ahead of its weekend leadership retreat in the beach...
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SERDANG: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has refuted rumours of a Cabinet reshuffle following a viral photograph of the full Cabinet taken on Friday (July 19) before a meeting in Putrajaya.
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Anwar Ibrahim KUCHING: The scheduled visit by Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to Kuching on Monday (July 22) has been called off amid what many perceive to be an ongoin...
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PORT DICKSON (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) president Anwar Ibrahim said the party accepts the statement by Inspector General of Police Abdul Hamid Bador that PKR deputy pr...
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR vice-president Zuraida Kamaruddin has said that she is not boycotting the party's retreat in Negri Sembilan.
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PORT DICKSON: PKR accepts the statement purportedly by Inspector General of Police Datuk Abdul Hamid Bador that PKR Deputy President Datuk Seri Azmin Ali is not involved in the recent sex video scandal, says PKR President Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
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PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has conveyed his condolences to the family of Cesar Pelli, the Argentine architect behind the Petronas Twin Towers who died at 92 on Friday (July 19).
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PETALING JAYA: Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian has denied signing the statement supporting PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
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PETALING JAYA: The restoration of water supply in the seven affected areas in Selangor has reached 59%, says Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas).
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KOTA KINABALU: Penang and Sabah have a role to play in helping the nation meet its target of 30 million tourist arrivals during Visit Malaysia Year 2020.
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan will lose the next general election if the infighting is not contained, says Lim Kit Siang.
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PORT DICKSON: PKR vice-president Tian Chua, who was among several senior party members absent at the opening of the party's inaugural retreat here Friday (July 19) night, turned up for a session on Saturday (July 20) morning.
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysian police have arrested another two suspects in connection with a gay sex video implicating a minister, said national police chief Abdul Hamid Bador.
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KUALA KUBU BARU: Police have arrested another two suspects in connection with the sex video allegedly implicating a Cabinet minister, says Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Fajarbaru Builder Group Bhd has bagged a RM27.17 million contract from Knusford Bhd linked to the Setiawangsa–Pantai Expressway (SPE) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): The price of RON97 petrol is up 10 sen to RM2.67 per litre for the week beginning July 20 to 26, according to a Finance Ministry statement today.
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PETALING JAYA (July 19): Up to 1,133 areas in the Klang Valley are enduring an unscheduled water supply disruption.This is because three Sungai Selangor Water Treatment Plants were "shut down due to o...
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PUTRAJAYA (July 19): The Federal Agricultural Marketing Authority (FAMA) is the first Government agency to support the  Food Bank Malaysia Programme (PFBM) with the launch of Food Bank Malaysia @ Pas...
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BATU PAHAT (July 19): A group representing Johor PKR division chiefs and grassroots leaders has urged party president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to act firmly against party members found involved in any...
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PUTRAJAYA (July 19): The visa-on-arrival (VOA) facility for tourists from China and India has been extended at six additional entry points beginning July 15 in a bid to promote Visit Malaysia Year 202...
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SHAH ALAM (July 19): The planned maintenance works to be carried out at the SSP1 Sungai Selangor Phase 1 (SSP1) Water Treatment Plant (WTP) on July 23 has been suspended following the odour pollution ...
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PORT DICKSON (July 19): PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today reiterated his party’s support for Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to lead the country.
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PORT DICKSON (July 19): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has said that the absence of PKR Deputy President Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali at the Keadilan Central Leadership Council  retreat progr...
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PORT DICKSON (July 19): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad  said Pakatan Harapan’s strength strongly depends on unity and solidarity of its members.
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PETALING JAYA, July 19 — Three federal Special Branch operatives, including an inspector and two constables, were recently arrested after they were implicated in an extortion racket based in Klang V...
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan has changed its stand over rare earth mining and is now planning to open more rare earth plants, says Datuk Leong Kim Soon.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus for Monday (July 22) may include the following: Sapura Resources Bhd, T7 Global Bhd, Seacera Group Bhd, Ta...
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NEW YORK, July 19 — Wall Street’s main indexes inched higher today after solid results from technology giant Microsoft added to an upbeat mood following hints from a top Federal Reserve official t...
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LONDON, July 19 — The pound hovered around US$1.25 (RM5.14) today after its biggest daily jump in more than two months in the previous session, though traders were still focused on the growing risks...
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MUMBAI, July 19 — Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries today reported a 6.8 per cent rise in consolidated net profit despite a slowdown in its oil refining business.
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IPOH, July 19 — The legal representative for the late Teoh Beng Hock’s family Ramkarpal Singh today said that the investigation into the former’s death is still ongoing and not just restricted t...
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COMMENTARY, July 19 — Islamist party PAS and its political opposite DAP are seen as the two parties that will benefit the most when the Undi 18 is gazetted into law.
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PORT DICKSON, July 19 — PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said it is crucial for the Pakatan Harapan government to focus on its unfulfilled election promises.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — Up to 86 housing areas involving 18,200 accounts, including Unisel in Kuala Selangor, are expected to face water shortages and low water pressure.
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PORT DICKSON: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has advised PKR members to put aside their differences to allow Pakatan Harapan to fulfil its pledges to the rakyat.
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DUNGUN: The State Wildlife and National Park Department (Perhilitan) has captured a male tiger that was roaming around Kampung Besul Lama, Bukit Besi here.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): The retail industry should innovate and make use of new marketing channels to sustain and create new business opportunities.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Media Prima Bhd saw 4.44 million of its shares disposed of by its substantial shareholder Edgbaston Investment Partners LLP in a transaction estimated at RM2.18 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Construction outfit Prinsiptek saw 80 million shares, representing a 21.25% stake, crossed off-market today.
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PORT DICKSON, July 19 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today warned PKR’s leadership to be careful of opportunists seeking to advance their self-interests by entering Pakatan Harapan’s r...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — PKR should not lose sight of important issues affecting the country, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said today amid growing tensions within the party.
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PORT DICKSON, July 19 — PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali was noticeably absent at the start of the party’s three-day retreat, amid rising tensions with president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim ...
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KUCHING: A suitcase with a dead person inside was found floating in a river at Kg Pengkalan Bau near here.
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PETALING JAYA: The exact cause of the odour pollution that led to the unscheduled water disruption on Friday (July 19) has yet to be detected.
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PETALING JAYA: In an effort to boost tourist arrivals during Visit Malaysia Year 2020, the government is adding more visa-on-arrival (VOA) facilities for tourists from China and India.
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BATU PAHAT, July 19 — A group representing Johor PKR division chiefs and grassroots leaders has urged party president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to act firmly against party members found involved in a...
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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).
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PETALING JAYA (July 19): Six chairmen of the PKR State leadership expressed support for their party president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today.
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BRUSSELS, July 19 — The global march towards lower interest rates reaches Europe this week with the European Central Bank expected at least to signal easier monetary policy, while Turkey’s new ban...
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JOHANNESBURG, July 19 — US beverage and food giant PepsiCo has agreed to buy South Africa’s Pioneer Foods for about 24.4 billion rand (RM7.4 billion), a company executive said today, in a bold mov...
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NEW DELHI, July 19 — The World Bank said today it had withdrawn US$300 million (RM1.2 billion) of funding for a new capital in the south Indian state of Andhra Pradesh after the central government d...
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SEREMBAN, July 19 — Negri Sembilan Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun said the state government viewed seriously the alleged incident of pesticide poisoning among pupils of Sekolah Kebangsaan L...
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PETALING JAYA: Thirteen state PKR women's wing chiefs have urged the authorities to take action against those responsible for the recent sex video scandal.
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IPOH, July 19 — Thirteen PKR state women’s wing chiefs have urged the police to go after those responsible for the sex video scandal involving a former PKR youth leader and a man resembling a Cabi...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — Next week’s scheduled water cuts for Klang Valley residents will be postponed due to today’s unexpected disruption caused by odour pollution at the Phases 1, 2 and 3 of t...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — The statement by Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador on the sex video scandal involving a former PKR youth leader and a man resembling a Cabinet member h...
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JOHOR BARU: The police here have seized drugs worth more than RM80,000 and arrested four locals in a raid in Gelang Patah.
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SANDAKAN: The Sabah Forestry Department (JPS) has denied a report alleging that illegal logging has been happening in Kg Kaiduan, a village located near the proposed Papar Dam site.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Atlan Holdings Bhd is exploring the possibility of listing its subsidiary, United Industries Holdings Sdn Bhd, on the Growth Enterprise Market of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kon...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): The price of RON97 petrol is up 10 sen to RM2.67 per litre for the week beginning July 20 to 26, according to a Finance Ministry statement today.
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LONDON, July 19 — The euro fell against a rebounding US dollar today and hit a 2-year low versus the Swiss franc, as investors ramped up bets for a European Central Bank interest rate cut as early a...
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NEW YORK, July 19 — US stock futures inched higher today as strong results for Microsoft’s cloud business fed into a bullish mood following signs from New York Fed President John Williams that the...
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PETALING JAYA, July 19 — The Wildlife and National Parks Department (Perhilitan) has captured one of the two tigers that were spotted strolling casually in a village in Dungun, Terengganu yesterday.
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PETALING JAYA: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has called for unity among members amid a widening rift with his deputy Datuk Seri Azmin Ali following the sex video scandal.
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PETALING JAYA (July 19): As a former resident of a people's housing project (PPR) with his young family then, Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) Secretary-General Datuk Sri Mohammad Mentek u...
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PETALING JAYA (July 19): Paramount Property Development Sdn Bhd will be spending an estimated RM200,000 to makeover rundown outdoor sports courts at three public housing (Projek Perumahan Rakyat or ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): High Court judge Justice Mohd Nazlan Mohd Ghazali yesterday afternoon has warned Datuk Seri Najib Razak not to make any further postings on social media about his SRC Internat...
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PETALING JAYA (July 19): The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) is targeting to set up 21 Muafakat Komuniti offices (community consensus offices) at public housing projects all over the cou...
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PETALING JAYA (July 19): Residents of three public housing schemes under the EdgeProp.my-Paramount Property Sayangi Rumahku campaign are glad to have the sports courts at their respective People's Hou...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): The "official receipt" allegedly received by a developer after making a RM2 million "political donation" to former Federal Territories minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku M...
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PETALING JAYA (July 19):  Residents of public housing schemes in PPR Lembah Subang 1, PPR Seri Cempaka and Perumahan Awam Seri Kedah in the Klang Valley will soon see the sports courts in their comm...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): A spokesman for Low Taek Jho, via his US legal team, claimed today that the improper seizure of assets purportedly linked to Taek Jho is the inevitable result of illegitimate p...
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Banners asking for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to quit and let Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim take over have been put up in Port Dickson ahead of the Prime Minister'...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — Budget carrier AirAsia said today it will appeal against the High Court's ruling which mandated it pay RM40.6 million in outstanding Passenger Service Charges (PSC) to Malays...
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PETALING JAYA: The recent statement by Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador over an "evil conspiracy" has added more mystery to the sex video scandal, says Datuk A. Kadir Jasin.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): In an unprecedented move, both the prosecution and former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak's defence team  today filed separate appeals to the Court of Appeal seeking a p...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): AirAsia Group Bhd and AirAsia X Bhd (collectively AirAsia) are not happy and the two low cost carriers want to appeal against the High Court’s ruling that they need to fork o...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Tasek Corp Bhd has received a notice from HL Cement (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd and Ridge Star Ltd for the extension of their unconditional voluntary takeover offer for shares in the co...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Metronic Global Bhd has withdrawn its suit against the 11 defendants it accused of conspiring to injure and blackmail the company for RM20 million.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): The board of directors of APFT Bhd has initiated a civil suit in the High Court against its former directors for breaches of fiduciary duties during their tenure as directors o...
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NEW YORK, July 19 — An expected interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month is pushing yield-oriented US fund managers further afield in search of income at attractive prices.
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LONDON, July 19 — European stock markets slipped back today after an initial rally, as investors cooled on comments by a top Federal Reserve official that hinted at the US central bank unveiling a d...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — The ringgit ended slightly higher against the US dollar, tracking most emerging Asian currencies amid the easing of the greenback, a dealer said.
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PETALING JAYA: Tunku Temenggong Johor Tunku Idris Iskandar Ibni Sultan Ibrahim has cautioned parents to ensure their children's safety while driving.
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PETALING JAYA: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low has slammed the government for seizing RM48mil from the bank accounts of his father, Tan Sri Larry Low Hock Peng.
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has taken Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik to task over the stark increase in service fees at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in Johor.
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IPOH: A motion to have all state assemblymen declare their assets is expected to be tabled during the Perak State Legislative sitting next week.
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PUTRAJAYA: PKR vice-president Zuraida Kamaruddin should explain her remarks about "cracks" in PKR during the party's weekend retreat, said Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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PETALING JAYA: Banners asking for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to quit and let Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim take over have been put up in Port Dickson ahead of the Prime Minister's confirmed attendance at a PKR retreat with party leaders.
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PETALING JAYA: A total of 1,133 areas in Klang Valley have been hit by unscheduled water supply disruption.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Fajarbaru Builder Group Bhd has bagged a RM27.17 million contract from Knusford Bhd linked to the Setiawangsa–Pantai Expressway (SPE) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Green Packet Bhd is collaborating with Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd to provide electronic wallet services.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): The FBM KLCI closed 9.26 points or 0.56% higher today on bargain hunting and after markets took New York Federal Reserve President John Williams' speech as a hint of a potentia...