Mon, 18 Feb 2019, 4:29 PM
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Malaysia's Islamic capital market was valued at RM1.88 trillion as at end-2018 — down slightly from RM1.9 trillion in 2017 — and represented approximately 61% of Malaysia's ...
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Selangor PAS information chief Roslan Shahir Mohd Shahir has questioned the existence of a plot to remove Dr Mahathir Mohamad as prime minister.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The government has agreed to pay RM25,000 in damages and RM5,000 in costs to Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah over her detention in 2016 under the Security Offences (Speci...
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MALAYSIA is likely to join many developed countries in introducing new laws and updating existing ones to combat online piracy.
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The Economic Action Council (EAC) was officially unveiled last week, together with the full list of its 16 members.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) is still awaiting a response from Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) to its letter of concern regarding its ongoing spat with AirAsia Group Bhd (AAG...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) is still waiting for a response from Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) to its letter of concern, regarding its ongoing spat with AirAsia...
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(Feb 18): UOB Kay Hian downgraded the recommendation on Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd to hold from buy.
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UALA LUMPUR: Total trade volume between Malaysia and China reached a record high of US$108.6bil (RM443bil) in 2018, with the number of Chinese visitors into Malaysia increasing 29% to 2.94 million last year.
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Penang Gerakan has disputed Putrajaya's approval of the Kulim International Airport, saying the plan will deal a serious blow to air traffic figures for the Penang International Airport.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Federal Territories Mufti Datuk Zulkifli Mohamad al-Bakri has chided flat Earth conspiracy theorists, saying there is incontrovertible consensus by Islamic scholars and astro...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Dewan Negara president Tan Sri SA Vigneswaran today proposed for more Senate representation from states, and asked that the current number of two senators per state be increas...
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GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): Malaysia is the second country in the world after Hungary to run trials for Terragraph, a new wireless technology, says Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo.
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PETALING JAYA: The government should handle diplomatic relations with China with care, says MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad is seeking to renegotiate the terms of the water agreement inked between Malaysia and Singapore.He described the current price tag for the water sold to the republic...
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Corporate earnings and Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Salman’s maiden visit to Malaysia on Feb 17 will take centre stage this week.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) said today it is very concerned about the AirAsia-Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) airport tax dispute, which has became very public beca...
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COMMENT | It’s so easy to take press freedom for granted, isn't it?
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PETALING JAYA: A Johor DAP committee member has urged those against Pakatan Harapan’s pre-14th General Election promises to quit, singling out Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia members.
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I was sharing my thoughts about the property market in Melaka yesterday (Yes, it’s still doing okay of course) and I touched upon the economy.
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BUTTERWORTH (Feb 18): The announcement of a favourable set of dividends for conventional and shariah savings for 2018 by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) on Saturday proves that the country's econo...
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YTL Communications has kicked off its trial launch of Terragraph in Penang.
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Samsung is apparently planning on abandoning its production of 4K Blu-Ray players.
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Samsung has quietly unveiled the Galaxy Tab S5e. The brand’s latest Android-based tablet to be introduced to the masses.
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LETTER | I refer to the recent reportedly planned attack on the Freemason building in Johor Bahru by suspected terrorists.
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As a layperson and citizen, I would like to write on what democracy, as practised in Malaysia today, is all about.
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Semua sudah sedia maklum, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad memimpin semula negara bermula 10 Mei 2018, iaitu sehari selepas Pakatan Harapan (PH) berjaya memenangi pilihan raya umum ke-14 (PRU14). Semenjak itu,...
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FEBRUARY 18 — Pos Malaysia recently announced that they will be releasing their first Exotic Themed postage stamps.
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WHAT once seemed impossible to start has begun, what was once a habit that seemed impossible to change has started to turn around.
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I REFER to the recent reportedly planned attack on the Freemason building in Johor Baru by suspected terrorists (online at bit.ly/star_attack).
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AT times we are rendered so speechless by the actions of some people that we fail to find the right adjectives to describe our shock.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Bhd (SJPP) today launched RM2 billion special government guarantee scheme to help the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) leap towards I...
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BUTTERWORTH: DAP is still waiting for a response from PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang over Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s statement that the party has decided not to support Umno...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Trading in the shares of Tadmax Resources Bhd was suspended from 9:00am today pending an announcement from the company.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Malaysia kept its export duty on crude palm oil for March at 0%, according to a circular on the Malaysian Palm Oil Board's website on Monday that cited the national customs depa...
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ADUN SPEAKS | Nobody expected that PAS, which once boasted of providing an alternative political system based on the principles of Islam, would go down the drain under the weight of corruption, cover-...
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PETALING JAYA: An academic says Putrajaya does not need to recognise the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) in order to allocate funding for independent Chinese schools, following the call for the ...
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GEORGE TOWN, Feb 18 — YTL Communications has kicked off its trial launch of Terragraph in Penang.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Europe, the world's second-biggest buyer of palm oil, is set to miss a 2020 target backed by about 10 countries, as well as big companies, to use 100-per cent sustainable supp...
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Swiss national Xavier Andre Justo, who has been described as the "accidental hero" of the 1MDB scandal, is being investigated by authorities in Zurich for economic espionage.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Corporate earnings in Malaysia are expected to remain low in 2019, albeit slightly better than 2018, say analysts.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Home Minis­try is closely monitoring three entities selling online Quranic texts imported from overseas without its approval before taking action against them.
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PUCHONG: A PAS-Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia collaboration is not on the cards although the Islam­ist party’s leadership has declared confidence in Prime Minis­ter Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s leadership.
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SEMENYIH: With the credentials of several government leaders coming under scrutiny, Pakatan Harapan candidate Muhammad Aiman Zainali is finding himself having to explain his own, two days into the campaign trail.
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KOTA KINABALU: There is growing resentment over Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s decision to set up base in Sabah.
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PUCHONG: Malaysia will negotiate with Singapore for a realistic water price based on the current economic development.
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BMW i has been supplying Formula E’s Safety Car since day 1 of the sport and the BMW i8 Coupe will hit the race tracks with a new livery.
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PETALING JAYA: Australian-listed Lendlease, which is participating in a RM9bil mixed integrated development at the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) project in Kuala Lumpur, is in talks with several developers to jointly develop other large-scale projects in the country.
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Caregiving services platform aims to sign on 1,000 caregivers in three years
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LETTER | I read with some interest the recent article written by Dr Rais Hussin on the upcoming Semenyih by-election.
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PETALING JAYA: Sarawak Report has questioned a claim by Abdul Hadi Awang yesterday that he had not listened to a tape purportedly pointing to a PAS MP’s admission of receiving funds from Umno, despi...
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BUTTERWORTH, Feb 17 — DAP is still waiting for PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang’s response over Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s statement that the party has decided not to supp...
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About 50 motorcycle taxi operators staged a blockade at the Bukit Kayu Hitam Malaysian-Thai border checkpoint on Sunday morning as a sign of protest.Kedah State Immigration director Zuhair Jamaludin s...
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Sarawak Report editor Clare Rewcastle-Brown (above) said PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang had elaborated in detail on a leaked audio recording featuring PAS central committee member Nik Abduh Nik Abdul ...
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SEREMBAN, Feb 17 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his wife, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, attended the national-level Chinese New Year Open House 2019 at Dataran Centrio, Seremban 2, here...
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PETALING JAYA: A dispute over the cross-border commute led to a temporary disruption at a frontier checkpoint between Malaysia and Thailand this morning.
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Pakatan Harapan chairman and Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said a collaboration between Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia and PAS is not on the cards.After launching the National Community Polic...
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GOTHENBURG: The Polestar 2 will make its global debut on Feb 27 at 13:00 CET (8pm in Malaysia).
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SEMENYIH, Feb 17 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate for the Semenyih State Assembly constituency by-election Muhammad Aiman Zainali asserted that his appointment as a candidate was made based on merit...
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BUTTERWORTH: The announcement of a favourable set of dividends for conventional and shariah savings for 2018 by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) on Saturday, proves that the country’s economic pos...
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ISKANDAR PUTERI, Feb 17 — Eco World Development Group Bhd (EcoWorld Malaysia) is set to introduce the country’s first robot guest registration and food delivery system in the third quarter of this...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah DAP has thrown its support behind Chief Minister Shafie Apdal in the wake of PPBM’s announcement that it will set foot in the state.
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BUTTERWORTH: The announcement of “extraordinary” dividends by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) on Saturday proves that the country’s economy is healthy, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 — DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang today said it is imperative that a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) be formed to investigate judicial interference as alleged in the affidavit filed...
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SUNGAI PETANI: Police detained a Myanmar national and seized drugs believed to be syabu and heroin worth RM367,000 from a barn in Bedong, near here on Thursday evening.
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BUTTERWORTH (Feb 17): The announcement of a favourable set of dividends for conventional and Shariah savings for 2018 by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) on Saturday proves that the country's econom...
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The announcement of a favourable set of dividends for conventional and shariah savings for 2018 by the Employees Provident Fund on Saturday proves that the country's economic position is healthy, says...
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PETALING JAYA: Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said the nation’s inflation rate of 1% was proof the Pakatan Harapan government could revive the economy.
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PUCHONG: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pix) today launched the National Community Policy, aimed at creating a civic conscious society.
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PUCHONG (Feb 17): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) will be establishing Sekretariat Muafakat Komuniti offices at all People’s Housing Projects (PPR) with the aim of creating a...
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Razer is bringing down the shutters on the Razer Games Store, nearly a year after its inaugural launch back in April last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 17): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) will be establishing Sekretariat Muafakat Komuniti offices at all People’s Housing Projects (PPR) with the aim of creating ...
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BUTTERWORTH, Feb 17 ― The announcement of a favourable set of dividends for conventional and shariah savings for 2018 by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) yesterday proves that the country's econom...
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PUCHONG: Malaysia will continue to press Singapore for a more realistic water price based on current economic developments, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah DAP will be behind chief minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal, even if Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia spreads its wings here.
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A career in the police force has long been seen as a male-dominated profession in Malaysia.
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today launched the National Community Policy, an approach to mould a community that is more concerned towards social issues and create a more prosperous life.
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PETALING JAYA: A reward of RM10,000 (S$3,322) has been offered for information that leads to the arrest of the man who brutally assaulted and robbed a woman at an MRT station in Malaysia's capital, lo...
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PETALING JAYA: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) and Umno are in a competition to gain support from PAS, Gerakan National President Datuk Dr Dominic Lau Hoe Chai (pix) said yesterday.
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PUCHONG: A collaboration between PAS and Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia is not on the cards, although the Islamist party’s leadership have expressed confidence in Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's leadership.
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PETALING JAYA: Analysts have voiced their support for the proposed divestment by national sovereign fund Khazanah Nasional Berhad in government-linked companies (GLCs). They allayed fears the move wil...
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KUCHING: The incident involving 47 Malaysians who were detained at the Banteay Mancheay prison in Cambodia should serve as a lesson for everyone, said Cambodian Special Duties Minister in the Prime Mi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Home Ministry (KDN) is closely monitoring the modus operandi of three entities which sell Quran online in this country without the ministry’s approval.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The establishment of the National Education Policy Study Committee and the National Education Advisory Council shows that the education ministry under Maszlee Malik is working to resolve...
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PUCHONG, Feb 17 ― Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today launched the National Community Policy, an approach to mould a community that is more concerned towards social issues and create a more...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The establishment of the National Education Policy Study Committee and the National Education Advisory Council shows that the Ministry of Education under the leadership of Dr. Maszlee Ma...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Racial unity is among the important factors for Malaysia to achieve the status of a fully developed nation, other than its rapid development and economic growth.
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LETTER | The Malaysia Consumers Movement (MCM) notes with shock and concern allegation made against unnamed judges and the judiciary in an affidavit which was affirmed by a sitting Court of Appeal jud...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 ― A high net foreign fund outflow of RM263.5 million was recorded between Monday to Thursday, a level last seen since the third week of December 2018, as investors recalibrated ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 ― In a bid for greater transparency, PSM candidate for the Semenyih state seat by-election Nik Aziz Afiq Abdul declared his assets to the public.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police have opened investigation papers on two police reports pertaining to the incidents involving Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s Armada (youth) chief Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Home Ministry (KDN) is closely monitoring the modus operandi of three entities that sell the Quran online in Malaysia without the ministry's approval.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police have opened investigation papers on two police reports pertaining to the incidents involving Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s Armada (youth) chief Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 ― A bounty of RM10,000 is being offered by DAP MP Lim Lip Eng for any information which could help authorities nab a robber who assaulted a woman at the Taman Mutiara MRT on Feb...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Women’s participation in politics has long been recognised as an important measure of gender equality in Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A mosque in Kuala Lumpur on Friday (Feb 15) introduced a new and novel way to offer rice to the needy - via a specially designed Automated Teller Machine (ATM). The Federal Territories I...
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KOTA KINABALU: Parti Warisan Sabah is keeping a curious silence even as its ally in the federal government, Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia, spreads its wings to the state.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) was given a pat on the back for helping Malay, Indian and other non-Mandarin speaking entrepreneurs to explore the China market.
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Women’s participation in politics has long been recognised as an important measure of the status of women and in Malaysia, the women have indeed stamped their mark in the cabinet, the Dewan Rakyat a...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 ― The government should officially recognise the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) if it insists on funding independent Chinese schools, argued Umno secretary-general Tan Sr...