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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 — Minister Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman today defended the appointment of members from his political party Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) youth wing for official roles as...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): The Malaysian Society For Occupational  Safety and Health (MSOSH) has recommended eight guidelines for the authorities to consider before allowing motorcycle e-hailing services...
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According to UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights Philip Alston, despite the impressive growth, Malaysia has seriously underestimated the extent of poverty.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman says the government will also assist to push Dego Ride, after the green light was given to Gojek to enter into Malaysia’s motorc...
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KOTA KINABALU, Aug 24 — The Sabah government will launch the barter trade system for non-subsidised cooking oil products with Indonesia and the Philippines next week, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri ...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal (pix) hopes that national car manufacturer, Proton can set up a fabrication factory in Sabah.
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ALOR SETAR, Aug 24 — Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture today expressed confidence that the tragedy involving the 15-year-old Irish teenager Nora Anne Quoirin will not affect the number of touris...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has been urged to have a thorough plan for the next five to 10 years so the country will remain relevant on the world map.
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The family of Muniama Rajagopal (photo, above), who died in India last month, claimed that her body was brought back to Malaysia and buried under suspicious circumstances.
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KUANTAN (Aug 24): Resolving the traffic congestion at the Johor causeway, especially during the peak hours, is a priority for Malaysia and Singapore, said Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah (p...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): Ireka Corp Bhd expects associate company, Aseana Properties Ltd, to have sold most of the six assets on its divestment programme by the end of the former’s financial FY2020, r...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): A recent report by The Edge Malaysia stated that the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) owns “about a dozen buildings and shoplots, which are or were occupied” by GCH Retail (M)...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): Shareholders of Eco World International Bhd (EWI) can expect to receive dividends by FY2020 at the latest, The Edge Malaysia reported in its latest issue.
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Much has been said on the poverty line income (PLI) since a UN expert on poverty disclosed that Malaysia might have grossly underestimated the number of households living below the poverty line.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Home Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has expressed concern over rising sentiments regarding race, religion and royalty (3R) in the country recently.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 — Two men arrested last night in Brickfields here for demonstrating against khat lessons in vernacular schools have been released on police bail.
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KUANTAN: Resolving the traffic congestion at the Johor Causeway, especially during the peak hours, is a priority for Malaysia and Singapore, according to Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.
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WHEN Abim, the Muslim Youth Movement of Malaysia, joined Bersih, the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections, in calling for the prime minister to put in place a clear transition plan for Datuk Seri An...
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KUALA LUMPUR - Operations at Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) seemed to be more manageable on Saturday (Aug 24), days after a network failure caused severe disruption to the airpor...
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KUANTAN, Aug 24 ― Resolving the traffic congestion at the Johor Causeway, especially during the peak hours, is a priority for Malaysia and Singapore, said Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.
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BANGKOK: A total of 829,787 Thai tourists visited Malaysia in the first five months of 2019.
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Resolving the traffic congestion at the Johor causeway, especially during the peak hours, is a priority for Malaysia and Singapore, said Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 — Foreign businesses such as Australian miner Lynas must follow the rules when doing business in Malaysia, International Trade and Industry Minister Darell Leiking said.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) is disappointed by the remarks made by United Nations special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights Professor Philip Alston, who ...
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Despite Brexit uncertainties in the UK, Eco World International Bhd (EWI) has positioned itself as a key player in the robust build-to-rent (BTR) housing sector, whilst it keeps an eye on the open mar...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 ― A new Huawei device is coming to Malaysia next week and it’s a global premiere of the Nova 5T. Huawei Malaysia has sent out media invites for the launch event that’s happ...
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The United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, Philip Alston and his team took several months to study poverty in Malaysia, culminating in an 11-day visit and a preliminary...
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THE decision by the Cabinet to approve the proposal to reintroduce the motorbike e-hailing service aimed at, among others, reducing youth unemployment needs to be thoroughly reconsidered.
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ADUN SPEAKS | According to the UN representative Philip Alston, Malaysia despite its impressive growth, has seriously underestimated the extent of poverty.
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COMMENT | It’s official. With 47 votes in the Dewan Negara and 211 votes in the Dewan Rakyat, our Federal Constitution will be amended to lower the voting age from 21 to 18.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The National Population and Family Development Board Malaysia (LPPKN) and the Credit Counselling and Debt Management Agency (AKPK) are...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 24): A short year since the first change in government gave the people hope for a resetting of the national direction, grave doubts about the pace of scope of reforms are clouding th...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 ― Bursa Malaysia is expected to trade higher next week on the back of bullish divergence.
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Conventional economic theory presumes that when interest rates are brought down, households will tend to borrow more and spend on houses, cars and themselves...
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Lawyers for Liberty adviser N Surendran said the Singapore Prison Service' claim that P Pannir Selvam, who is on death row in Changi prison for a drug offence, did not write a series of letters that h...
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia welcomed 13.35 million international tourists and recorded a 6.8% growth in tourist receipts, contributing RM41.69bil to the country’s...
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KUCHING: Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) activist Zainnal Ajamain is questioning the legality of the federal tourism, arts and culture ministry to regulate tourism in Sabah and Sarawak.
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Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government may reconsider recalibrating methods used to measure the country's poverty rates after a United Nation's representative said it may be higher...
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A SPEECH and hearing impaired chef, who will be representing Malaysia on the world culinary stage, only wants to repay his mo­­ther’s sacrifices for him, reported Harian Metro.
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PROTON Holdings Bhd has launched its first 4S (sales, service, spare parts and body and paint services) flagship dealership in Malaysia to meet rising customer demand...
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After some delays, Malaysia is set to switch off its free-to-air analogue TV broadcasting service in less than two months.
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WHILE you might not realise it, each cup of Nespresso coffee is an embodiment of its promise to sustainability across all aspects.
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PETALING JAYA: The National Economic Forum (NEF) will be held to gather feedback for the formulation of the government’s National Entrepreneur Framework and the 12th Malaysia Plan (2021-2025).
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PETALING JAYA: About 50,000 more schoolchildren nationwide can feel safer when parents send them to school on their family motorcycles – thanks to free helmets to be given to them soon.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Merbau, known for its hardwood, is now Malaysia’s national tree, announced the Prime Minister.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Merdeka month is always a good time for the Teh brothers and S. Prem Murughan to reinforce the spirit of patriotism.
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This is really strange. In “New Malaysia”, I am beginning to feel more unease when expressing issues that I am not happy with.
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The first Mydin Hypermarket in Sabah is now open at Sejati Ujana Mile 7, Sandakan.
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Alston KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s actual poverty rate could stand from 15 to 20 per cent, despite official government data in 2016, placing it only at 0.4 per cent of households living under the pove...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 — Malaysia’s own motorcycle taxi service Dego Ride says it is looking forward to compete with Indonesia’s Go-Jek and Singapore’s Grab, following Putrajaya’s agreement in...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 — Malaysia’s first motorcycle taxi service Dego Ride addressed the potential sensitivity about men and women sharing a motorcycle together when it first launched in 2016, its ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) did not conduct a follow-up investigation on a statement by Datuk Seri Najib Razak...
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has dismissed claims from a United Na­­tions representative that the country had undercounted the extent of its poverty as baseless.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia must protect independent voices ready to expose, question and hold accountable the government on behalf of the public, says Sarawak Report...
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NILAI: The 3,200kg of cocaine, the largest seizure to date and worth an estimated RM640mil, came in from Ecuador and was meant to be smuggled to a third country, says...
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PETALING JAYA • Malaysia's claim that it has the world's lowest national poverty rate is inaccurate as the official figure vastly undercounts poverty, said United Nations human rights expert Philip ...
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PETALING JAYA • The operator of Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) yesterday identified network failure as the cause of the disruptions that have hit the airport since Wednesday.
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GEORGE TOWN (Aug 23): Provinces in the Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT) can be models for economic progress if a balance can be struck between environmental protection and dev...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): The Malaysian Society For Occupational  Safety and Health (MSOSH) has recommended eight guidelines for the authorities to consider before allowing motorcycle e-hailing services...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Nik Mohd Hasyudeen Yusoff has been appointed the new group managing director and chief executive officer of the Pilgrims Fund Board (Tabung Haji) effective Sept 1.
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KUANTAN (Aug 23): The proposed introduction of motorcycle-based ride-hailing services like Go-Jek to Malaysia should take into account the views of all quarters before it can be implemented, said Paha...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): V Ultimate Wellness Bhd, a beauty services company which has been growing exponentially since its establishment 14 years ago, is on track for a listing on Bursa Malaysia's ACE M...
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The team from WWF-Malaysia Sarawak Conservation Programme in a photo-call with their first mural project at CHMS No 3.
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PETALING JAYA - The operator of Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) on Friday (Aug 23) identified network failure as the cause of the disruptions that have hit the airport since Wedne...
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Malaysia Airports Berhad has announced that critical systems at KLIA Main Terminal are mostly up and running.
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Inspired by the world’s best racing cars, noblechairs Epic gaming chair series made its debut in Malaysia in 2016.
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LETTER | Recently, Malaysia has been severely chastised for the so-called wanton destruction of our forests in order to replace them with oil palm, rubber and lately durian trees.
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Nik Mohd Hasyudeen Yusoff has been appointed the new group managing director and chief executive officer of the Pilgrims Fund Board (TH) effective Sept 1.
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Following a rally in Brickfield today against the introduction of khat lessons in Tamil schools, the organisers have called off a larger rally planned for tomorrow.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has launched its annual shopping campaign ‘Licence to Win’, which runs from Aug 1 till Jan 31, 2020, in line with the airport operator'...
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Policy analyst Prof Datuk Dr Denison Jayasooria says the information gathered by the UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Philip Alston, during a fact-finding mission in Malaysia...
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government will study the claim made by United Nations human rights experts over the rate of poverty in the country.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The National Tourism Policy (DPN) 2020-2030 to determine the strategic direction of the country’s tourism will be implemented next year, said Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Is...
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V Ultimate Wellness Bhd, a beauty services company which has been growing exponentially since its establishment 14 years ago, is on track for a listing on...
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PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said Putrajaya will study the United Nations (UN) human rights report that claimed the government uses a low poverty line that fails to reflect ...
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PETALING JAYA: Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh said a list to record sex offenders was compiled only in 2017 when explaining the exclusion of a Universiti Kebangsaa...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 23 — Nik Mohd Hasyudeen Yusoff has been appointed the new group managing director and chief executive officer of the Pilgrims Fund Board (TH) effective September 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has expressed disappointment over the remarks made by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, Prof Philip Alston, regarding his preliminary ob...
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PETALING JAYA: The government may reconsider recalibrating methods used to measure the country's poverty rates after a United Nation's representative said...
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The first of two proposed rallies in "Little India", Brickfields took place today without much incident.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 23 — The National Tourism Policy (DPN) 2020-2030 to determine the strategic direction of the country’s tourism will be implemented next year, said Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Az...
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The growing national debt figure was a result of Putrajaya's transparency andcommitment to reveal the true extent of Malaysia's debt, said Finance Minister LimGuan Eng.Responding to a question on the...
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A United Nations human rights expert on Friday disputed Malaysia's assertion that it has nearly eliminated poverty, saying that official figures were vastly inaccurate and do not reflect realities on...
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PETALING JAYA: Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali today defended Malaysia’s absolute poverty rate after a United Nations’ rapporteur questioned Putrajaya’s claim of eradicating poverty.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has dismissed as baseless claims made by a United Nations representative that the country had undercountered its rate of poverty.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Nestle (M) Bhd has launched Starbucks at Home, a new range of premium coffee products — including Starbucks capsules — for consumers across Malaysia and Singapore.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has issued a statement to update that the situation at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is "improving", as the systems outage ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) is disappointed by the remarks made by United Nations special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights Professor Philip Alston, who ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Malaysia’s tourist receipts grew 6.8% year-on-year (y-o-y) to RM41.69 billion during the first half of the year (1H19), compared with RM39 billion in the corresponding period ...
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Dirty dealings. Corporate battles.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Boustead Heavy Industries Corp Bhd (BHIC) saw its net profit contract 59% year-on-year in the second quarter of financial year 2019 (2QFY19) despite higher revenue, following lo...
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The Malaysia Sports Challenge is just one of the activities under the initiative of the National Sports Month, which also includes Hari Sukan Negara (National Sports Day).
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PhD student Nur Fitri Azmeer Nordin, who was convicted for possession of child pornography in the UK, is not listed in the child sex offenders’ registry maintained by Malaysia’s Social Welfare Dep...
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KUALA LUMPUR: An investigating officer with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) told the High Court here today that Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix) claimed he spent RM3.3 million on gif...
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The property market of Malaysia definitely needs a dose of positive burst.
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The Ministry of Finance Malaysia has announced the updated prices of petrol and diesel fuels starting from the 24th to 30th of August 2019.
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Setel – Malaysia’s first e-payment solution for fuel payment directly from mobile devices, now allows Petronas customers to redeem Mesra points using the app itself.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Grab said today it strongly recommends that Malaysia's Public Service Vehicle (PSV) regulations mandate the development of a separate set of stringent, motorcycle-specific safet...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) said it is in contact with Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) and has instructed the airport operator to inform passengers and airl...