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Topic: June 1

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MACC chief Latheefa Koya has given her assurance that lawyers acting for their clients before the commission will no longer be compelled to give statements to the anti-graft body.
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TAIPING: The implementation on sound regulations among employers and workers in several critical sectors in the manufacturing and construction industries in the country is still low, said National Ins...
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Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye TAIPING: The implementation on sound regulations among employers and workers in several critical sectors in the manufacturing and construction industries in the country is still ...
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(July 22): Malaysia's July 1-20 palm oil exports seen at 909,285 tonnes versus June 1-20 at 913,159 tonnes, said Amspec Malaysia.
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SEOUL: South Korea's exports for the first 20 days of this month fell a sharp 13.6% from a year earlier, customs data showed on Monday, led by poor semiconductor shipments and underscoring continued weakness in global demand.
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JOHOR BAHRU: All self-employed e-hailing services, taxi and bus drivers are reminded to register and contribute  to the Self Employment Scheme (SPS) by the end of this month before it becomes mandato...
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JOHOR BARU: All self-employed e-hailing services, taxi and bus drivers are reminded to register and contribute to the Self Employment Scheme (SPS) by the end of this month before it becomes mandatory ...
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GEORGE TOWN: A RTM part-time cameraman who was wounded during a shooting incident at the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway three years ago was awarded a total of RM114,470 in damages by the High Court here.
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Philip (seated, fourth left) and Socso Miri enforcement chief Neili Stephen on his left join the participants of ‘Program Seranta Perkeso 2019’ in a group photo.
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File photo for illustration purposes GEORGE TOWN: RTM cameraman Mohamad Amirul Amin Mohamed Amer, who was injured in a shooting incident at the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Highway near here three years ago w...
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GEORGE TOWN: RTM cameraman Mohamad Amirul Amin Mohamed Amer, who was injured in a shooting incident at the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Highway near here, three years ago, was awarded a total of RM114,470 in d...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has embarked on an awareness programme ahead of the June 2020 enforcement date of a new legal provision — Section 17A of the...
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GEORGE TOWN, July 19 — RTM cameraman Mohamad Amirul Amin Mohamed Amer, who was injured in a shooting incident at the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Highway near here three years ago was awarded a total of RM11...
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GEORGE TOWN: The High Court today awarded RM114,470 in damages and costs to a part-time cameraman from Radio Televisyen Malaysia who was shot by a rogue bodyguard along a highway here in 2016.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Penang High Court granted RM114,470 in damages to RTM cameraman Mohamad Amirul Amin Mohamed, who was injured in a shooting incident on the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway three years ago.
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QUESTIONS about how Boustead Heavy Industries Corp Bhd (BHIC) presents its financials are not new and have been raised before by its own minority shareholders in past annual general meetings.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 17 — Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) head Latheefa Koya vowed to pursue the corrupt without regard to their positions or political ties.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 16): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus for Wednesday (July 17) may include: Vortex Consolidated Bhd, Opcom Holdings Bhd, MNC Wireless Bhd, Brahim...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 — The Customs Department intentionally delayed the processing of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) refunds since the then-Barisan Nasional (BN) government did not have the reven...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Fire optics cable company Opcom Holdings Bhd has appointed former chairman of Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission Datuk Mohamed Sharil Tarmizi as its chairman, effective t...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 16): Malaysia desperately needs an integrated tourism plan, and not more taxes, to grow its tourism industry, said AirAsia Group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 — VIPs will be treated the same as ordinary people when they are investigated by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), said Latheefa Koya.
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(July 15): Malaysia's July 1-15 palm oil exports seen at 656,210 tonnes versus June 1-15 at 636,837 tonnes, said Amspec Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) has urged the Government to engage with tourism industry stakeholders before implementing the departure levy.
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The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) has urged the government to engage with tourism industry stakeholders before implementing the departure levy.
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THE Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry wants the implementation of the departure levy to be delayed until after Visit Malaysia 2020, says Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
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Phillip (front row, third right) in a group photo with his executive officers involved in the Ops Pemutihan.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry wants to defer the implementation of the departure levy – supposed to be on Sept 1 this year – to after Visit Malaysia 2020.
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(July 10): Malaysia's July 1-10 palm oil exports seen at 367,950 tonnes versus June 1-10 at 376,802 tonnes, said Amspec Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 9): The government plans to have more places to keep foreign vessels that are seized by Malaysian authorities for trespassing into the country’s territorial waters, as the existin...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government plans to have more places to keep foreign vessels that are seized by Malaysian authorities for trespassing into the country’s territorial waters as the existing one at t...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 9 — The parliamentary caucus for reform and governance will meet with the chairman of the six Parliament Select Committees (PSC) and the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) next week ...
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The High Court in Kuala Lumpur today set July 31 to decide on the fate of 19 National Defence University of Malaysia (UPNM) students who were charged with murdering and injuring their varsity mate, ca...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The High Court has set July 31 to decide on the fate of 19 National Defence University of Malaysia (UPNM) students who were charged with murdering and injuring cadet officer Zulfarhan Osman Zulkarnain.
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MALAYSIA can service its trillion-ringgit debt burden, as attested by rating agencies.
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The only improvement needed by MACC is to better inform the public of its good work, according to its newly-minted chief, Latheefa Koya.
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Lim (right) and Khoo with Route 77 sales team.
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KUCHING: Sarawak’s tourism minister has opposed any move to replace the tourism tax with the departure levy, saying this would affect the country’s tourism ministry, resulting in losses for all st...
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Latheefa Koya during her meeting with members of the parliamentary select committee on major public service appointments at the Parliament building yesterday.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 4 — The Parliament Select Committee (PSC) today said it was satisfied after having a 45-minute meeting with Malaysia Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Latheefa ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 4): Parliament's Special Select Committee (PSC) on Public Appointments chairman William Leong (PH-Selayang) said it will produce a report on its meeting with newly-minted Malaysian ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A corporate lawyer says the government will enforce a provision in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act to check graft in the private sector beginning next year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The decision by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah to appoint Latheefa Koya as the new Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief s...
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PETALING JAYA: A major tourism body says without a proper study the departure levy, likely to be imposed in September, may hit arrival of tourists and make Malaysia a less competitive destination.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jul 3): Newly appointed Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Latheefa Koya will attend a hearing of the Parliamentary Special Select Committee on Public Appoint...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jul 3): Newly appointed Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Latheefa Koya will attend a hearing of the Parliamentary Special Select Committee on Public Appoint...
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A bazaar worker was jailed for a day and fined RM1,000 for stealing five packets of musang king worth RM400, Sinar Harian reported.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The levy for air travellers leaving the country will likely be implemented after the haj season in September, Deputy Finance Minister Amiruddin Hamzah said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is considering to implement a departure levy for those flying out of the country in September, says Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Amiruddin Hamzah.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 2): The government intends to implement the departure levy which will likely be in September after the Hajj season, according to deputy Finance Minister Datuk Amiruddin Hamzah.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 2 — Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Amiruddin Hamzah said today that Putrajaya is planning to implement the departure levy for outbound air travellers in September.
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KUCHING: A Sarawak minister has called on the finance ministry to expedite approval of the RM1 billion fund meant for dilapidated schools, to be deposited in a special account managed by the federal a...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 29 — Instead of being able to focus on fighting the corruption plague in Malaysia as is her job, Latheefa Koya was today forced to rebut a political party who questioned her cerem...
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MUMBAI (June 28): Malaysian palm oil futures extended its falling streak on Friday, heading to seven-month lows as sluggish demand and expectations of higher production in coming months weighed on the...
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MUMBAI (June 28): Malaysian palm oil futures extended falls on Friday to seven-month lows as sluggish demand and expectation of higher production in the coming months weighed on the vegetable oil mark...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The departure levy for outbound air travellers, which has become a bone of contention between the government and airlines since it was proposed in Budget 2019, will be gazetted next mont...
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SINGAPORE (June 27): Malaysian palm oil futures slid for a sixth consecutive session on Thursday with prices trading near seven-month low, weighed down by slowing demand.
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SINGAPORE (June 27): Malaysian palm oil futures ticked higher on Thursday with prices supported by bargain-buying after slowing demand dragged the market down in the last five sessions to a seven-mont...
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NEW DELHI: President Donald Trump called on India to withdraw an "unacceptable” increase in tariffs on U.S. goods, ratcheting up tension against the Asian nation before a planned meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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SINGAPORE (June 27): Malaysian palm oil futures traded largely unchanged on Thursday, after declining for the last five sessions to a seven-month low, as slowing demand drags down prices.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 26): Malaysian palm oil futures fell on Wednesday, charting a fifth straight session of declines, as poor exports data kept the market subdued.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 26): Malaysian palm oil futures fell during the first-half of trade on Wednesday, set for a fifth straight session of declines, as the overnight drop in soyoil prices and poor expor...
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KUALA LUMPUR:Malaysian palm oil futures slid on Tuesday, logging a fourth consecutive session of declines, as lacklustre export data and softer soyoil prices kept a lid on sentiment.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 25): Malaysian palm oil futures slid on Tuesday, logging a fourth consecutive session of declines, as lacklustre export data and softer soyoil prices kept a lid on sentiment.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 25): Latheefa Beebi Koya took her oath of office as Chief Commissioner of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) before the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayat...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Latheefa Beebi Koya took her oath of office as Chief Commissioner of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) before the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 25): Latheefa Beebi Koya took her oath of office as Chief Commissioner of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) before the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayat...
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(June 25): Malaysia's June 1-25 palm oil exports seen at 1,173,814 tonnes versus May 1-25 at 1,365,512 tonnes, said AmSpec Malaysia.
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The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah (right) presents the letter of appointment to Latheefa Beebi Koya (left) as the new Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commiss...
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Latheefa Beebi Koya took her oath of office as Chief Commissioner of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) before the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 ― Latheefa Beebi Koya took her oath of office as Chief Commissioner of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) before the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ay...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Nearly 80% of Malaysian residents agree that palm oil is a healthier option to soyoil, according to the result of a recent survey by the UCSI Poll Research Centre.
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Amanah senator Raja Kamarul Bahrin Shah Raja Ahmad (photo) has asked PAS to check its attitude after a delegate poked fun at Amanah president Mohamad Sabu's command of the English language during PAS'...
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KUALA LUMPUR: An unlicensed entertainment outlet which refused to cease services in Bandar Puchong Jaya, Puchong despite being raided earlier this month, is set to be sealed by the local authorities.
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Indian reporter Jagendra Singh posted his last contribution to his Facebook page – where he regularly published his reporting – on June 1, 2015.
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PUTRAJAYA (June 21): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will not reveal the steps it is taking to locate fugitive financier Low Taek Jho or widely-known as Jho Low to facilitate investiga...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 21) The High Court has fixed July 9 for a decision or clarification in an injunction application filed by Pelangi Prestasi Sdn Bhd, a firm said to be controlled by Tan Sri Syed Mokh...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will not reveal the steps it is taking to locate fugitive financier Low Taek Jho, widely-known as Jho Low, to facilitate investigations into ...
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Jho Low PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will not reveal the steps it is taking to locate fugitive financier Low Taek Jho or widely-known as Jho Low to facilitate investigat...
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PUTRAJAYA (June 21): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will not reveal the steps it is taking to locate fugitive financier Low Taek Jho or widely-known as Jho Low to facilitate investiga...
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MACC will not reveal the steps it is taking to locate fugitive financier Low Taek Jho (photo, above), also widely-known as Jho Low, to facilitate investigations into the 1MDB scandal, says MACC chief ...
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will not reveal the steps it is taking to locate fugitive financier Low Taek Jho, better known as Jho Low, to assist investigations into the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal, says MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya.
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P “As for strategies and for the purpose of securing evidence, we cannot tell you the actual steps,” she said in her first press conference since assuming the top post on June 1, here today.
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PETALING JAYA: Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz, the man who confessed to being part of a sex video scandal, has been sacked as senior private secretary to the Deputy Primary Industries Minister.
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PUTRAJAYA (June 20): Malaysian pineapples especially the MD2 variety are gaining popularity and have the potential for development as an industry to match the success of the Musang King durian, said A...
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad met with MACC chief commissionerLatheefa Koya at his office in Putrajaya this morning.Latheefa was appointed asthe MACC chief commissioner effective June 1, replacin...
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(June 20): Malaysia's June 1-20 palm oil exports seen at 913,159 tonnes versus May 1-20 at 969,767 tonnes, according to AmSpec Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures jumped more than 1% on Wednesday as traders bet upcoming export data would overshoot forecasts.
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SHAH ALAM (June 19): The Selangor Government will not administer fines on late parcel rent payments by strata title holders from June 1 to Aug 31.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): Malaysian palm oil futures jumped more than 1% on Wednesday, as traders bet upcoming export data would overshoot forecasts.
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THE Chinese characters that make up the late Tan Sri Dr Lee Shin Cheng’s name can be loosely translated as “deep and calm” in English — aptly describing the plantation and property tycoon’s ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures rose on Monday, shadowing higher U.S. soyoil prices on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), while a softer ringgit also supported.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Malaysian palm oil futures rose on Monday, shadowing higher U.S. soyoil prices on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), while a softer ringgit also supported.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Malaysian palm oil futures rose in first-half trade on Monday, buoyed by gains in US soyoil on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) overnight and a softer ringgit.
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Photo shows the site at Jalan Melekun, where the accident involving a big bike and a 4WD occurred.
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MUMBAI: India has imposed higher customs duties on a raft of US goods effective Sunday in response to similar measures taken by Washington, the Press Trust of India reported.
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KUCHING: The need to upgrade the Sarawak Native Court to be on par with the civil court and Syariah court was among the issues that has been brought to the Steering Committee on the Malaysia Agreement...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The crude palm oil (CPO) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives is expected to trade between RM1,950 and RM2,050 a tonne next week.
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JAKARTA (June 14): Malaysia's benchmark palm oil contract closed unchanged on Friday, highlighting still sluggish demand, as gains earlier in the day on Indonesia's plans to increase bio content in bi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today fixed July 8 to hear submissions at the end of the prosecution case involving 19 National Defence University of Malaysia (UPNM) students who were charged with m...