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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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BANGI (April 22): Malaysia finalised 74 percent of its land border distance with Thailand, Indonesia and Brunei last year, said Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar.
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And they’ve launched the first of many today in Shah Alam, Selangor, managed by local partners, Autohaus, and will become Malaysia’s first Petronas AutoExpert service centre, offering top-end prod...
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Say hello to the latest hot hatch in town, the new Renault Megane RS.
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Petronas Lubricants today launched the first Petronas AutoExpert service centre in Malaysia.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 22 — Tourism, Art and Culture minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi says the distribution of half of the tourism tax revenue to state governments is his biggest achievement since he took...
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BANGI, April 22 — Malaysia finalised 74 per cent of its land border distance with Thailand, Indonesia and Brunei last year, said Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar.
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PETALING JAYA: National sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd is closing its office in London, its managing director Shahril Ridza Ridzuan confirmed today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services Malaysia (Cuepacs) welcomes the Health Ministry’s reduction of housemen’s working hours, saying they had stressed...
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KOTA KINABALU: Former chief minister Yong Teck Lee has questioned whether the waters off Sabah are safe after conflicting views by the chief minister and security chiefs last week.
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PUTRAJAYA, 22 April — Malaysia can become a model of democracy due to the smooth transition of power following the 14th general election (GE14), said Foreign Affairs Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdulla...
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MALACCA: Only about 12.5% or 3,242 of the total 25,837 tuberculosis (TB) cases last year involved foreigners in this country, according to Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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PUTRAJAYA (April 22): The Visa On Arrival (VOA) requirements for tourists from China and India may be relaxed in a bid to increase the number of visitors from the two countries in conjunction with Vis...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — The lack of experience of ministers unaccustomed to holding power at the federal level along with financial issues are the primary reasons why Pakatan Harapan is perceived a...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 22 — The Visa On Arrival (VOA) requirements for tourists from China and India may be relaxed in a bid to increase the number of visitors from the two countries in conjunction with V...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 22 — Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah today stressed that the ‘Look East Policy’ will be enhanced under the Pakatan Harapan government.
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The visa-on-arrival (VOA) requirements for tourists from China and India may be relaxed in a bid to increase the number of visitors from the two countries in conjunction with Visit Malaysia Year 2020.
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PETALING JAYA: Honda Malaysia has launched the Honda Insurance Plus (HiP) plan to provide comprehensive coverage for customers’ welfare and advantages.
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SEPANG: The Toyo Proxes TR1 performance tyre is aimed at delivering a fun-to-drive experience for motoring enthusiasts and owners of sporty sedans.
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SHAH ALAM: Petronas Lubricants Marketing Malaysia, together with Petronas Lubricants International, has launched Malaysia's first Petronas AutoExpert service centre, offering top-end products and high...
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TC Euro Cars, the authorised distributor of Renault vehicles in Malaysia today previewed the all-new fourth-generation Renault Megane R.S., and also announced the pricing for the hot-hatch.
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As the successor of the highly successful Proxes T1R tyres as used in the Toyota Vios Gazoo Racing one-make race, the new TR1 tyres have a lot to live up to and as tested at the Sepang International C...
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The new Renault Megane R.S is finally here in Malaysia and will be available for booking at RM279,888 for the manual transmission model and an estimated RM299,888 for the EDC Automatic model.
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As promised by the company during the launch of Realme 3, the Pro variant of the phone has finally been revealed.
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Samsung announced that their entry-level Galaxy M10 smartphone will be made available in Malaysia on April 22 as an online exclusive.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 22 — The public hearing session of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into the discovery of temporary settlements and mass graves in Wang Kelian, Perlis today, was briefly held b...
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PUTRAJAYA, April 22 — Tourism, Art, and Culture minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi today said that kidnappings that were reported in East Coast Sabah were mainly motivated by kidnappers’ desire to g...
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PUTRAJAYA: Thailand authorities may have encouraged illegal immigrants that were detained in their country to enter Malaysia, the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into the Wang Kelian human-trafficki...
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The swearing-in of the Johor state executive council on Monday saw three new faces in the 11-man line up.They are Mohd Izhar Ahmad and Mohd Solihan Badri of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia as well as D...
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BANGKOK (April 22): State-owned Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand has narrowed its list of potential liquefied natural gas sources to 12 companies, for importing up to 1.5 million metric to...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): The FBM KLCI closed 0.01 point down at 1,622.06 on profit taking while volume across Bursa Malaysia swelled to 4.77 billion shares as construction stocks' and crude oil price ...
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PUTRAJAYA: The tourism, arts and culture ministry will appoint Orang Asli as board members for Tourism Malaysia and Kraftangan Malaysia to help promote eco-tourism products in Orang Asli settlements.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) to look into the discovery of mass graves and human trafficking camps in Wang Kelian heard today the Thai authorities indirectly encouraged the movemen...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — The Christian Federation of Malaysia (CFM) today condemned the Easter Sunday terror attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A woman has reportedly been cleared of murdering her Indonesian maid, who was allegedly tortured and forced to sleep outside with a dog, with activists Monday criticising the “shocking...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) are currently developing a doctrine and operational concept for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) so that they can be used effectively and efficiently in pr...
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KOTA KINABALU: Maintaining the curfew in eastern Sabah clearly sends a message that the area is unsafe, says former chief minister Datuk Yong Teck Lee.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Johor Port Bhd, a member of MMC Corp Bhd, has inked an agreement with Petronas LNG Ltd (PLL) to provide marine services at attractive tariff for vessels that receive gassing u...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Minister of Entrepreneur Development (MED) Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan Yusof reiterated Malaysia’s readiness to establish business networks and linkages with Bosnia and He...
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The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) will appoint a member of the Orang Asli community as board member to two of its agencies, Tourism Malaysia and Kraftangan Malaysia, said its Minister ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court today upheld the previous government’s ban on three books published by the Islamic Renaissance Front (IRF), saying it is satisfied with the former home minister’s excu...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) is developing a doctrine and operational concept for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) so they can be used effectively and efficiently in protecting the cou...
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PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry (MOTAC) will appoint an orang asli to the board of two of its agencies - Tourism Malaysia and Kraftangan Malaysia, says its minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
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DRB-Hicom Bhd and Sime Darby Bhd are the front runners in the bid for the supply, repair, maintenance and management of the government’s vehicle fleet for a concession period of 15 years, according ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Malaysia's consumer prices are expected to edge higher in March, rebounding after two months in deflationary territory, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.
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KUCHING (April 22): Bintulu Port handled a total throughput of 48.34 million tonnes of cargo last year compared with 50.28 million tonnes in 2017.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Malaysia is on track to become the world’s leading global Islamic Finance Hub, says Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ir Amiruddin Hamzah.
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SHAH ALAM: Petronas Lubricants Marketing Malaysia (PLMM), together with Petronas Lubricants International (PLI), has launched Malaysia's first Petronas auto expert service centre, offering top-end products and high quality car maintenance services to customers.
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SUBANG JAYA: The National Patriots Association (Patriot) wants the four academics who advised the rulers to reject the Rome Statute on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to explain themselves.
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KOTA BHARU: Naza Kia Malaysia, the official distributor of Kia vehicles in Malaysia, expands its presence on the East Coast with the opening of its latest 3S (Sales, Service, Spare Parts) outlet here.
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SEREMBAN (April 22): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to China beginning on Thursday will focus on attracting investment in three sectors, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Foo...
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The upcoming iPhone which could be called the iPhone XI is expected to be revealed in September and it seems like the upcoming smartphone will indeed feature a triple camera setup and a large camera b...
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LETTER | In 2015, Malaysia’s net Green House Gas (GHG) emissions stood at 50,479,060 tons while we pretended to hide behind our status as a developing nation.
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This coming week, the focus will be on the meeting between Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang in Beijing on Friday.
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SHAH ALAM (April 22): Petronas Lubricants Marketing Malaysia (PLMM), together with Petronas Lubricants International  (PLI),  has launched Malaysia’s first Petronas auto expert service centre, off...
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PETALING JAYA (April 21): Tanah Sutera Development’s Sutera Mall in Skudai, Johor was honoured as the winner of two awards at EdgeProp Malaysia’s Best Managed Property Awards 2019.
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PETALING JAYA (April 21): Sunway Group founder and chairman Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah and Sunway Property was honoured by the EdgeProp Malaysia’s Best Managed Awards 2019 for their commitment to sustain...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Malaysia is on the right track towards becoming a leading global Islamic finance hub in the near future, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ir. Amiruddin Hamzah.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Malaysia is on the right track towards becoming a leading global Islamic finance hub in the near future, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ir. Amiruddin Hamzah.
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THE 6% digital service tax, announced by the government last week and coming into force on Jan 1 next year, may face hurdles in its execution given that the foreign service providers caught under this...
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THE change in Malaysia’s government last year has piqued the interest of RRJ Capital, a top Asian private equity fund that has some US$12 billion in assets under management.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Destini Bhd has expanded its future service offerings to include the provision of total engineering solutions and services, civil works, rolling stock, project and asset manag...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): CIMB Group Holdings Bhd is allotting RM900 million capital expenditure (capex) for the financial year ending Dec 31, 2019 (FY19), which will be used to enhance its information...
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GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow today credited the Bayan Lepas land reclamation project in the 1970s with saving the state from the economic doldrums, amid Penang’s latest plans to reclaim...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, today strongly condemned the devastating multiple explosions in Sri Lanka that occurred on Easter Sun...
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PETALING JAYA: The four academics who advised the Rulers to reject the Rome Statute should debate arguments openly in an upcoming forum on the international treaty this Saturday (April 27), says The National Patriots Association.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session higher on stronger buying, lifted by gains in financial stocks as well as lower liners and broader market shares, dealers said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Alliance Bank Malaysia Bhd and its unit, Alliance Islamic Bank Bhd, have inked a 15-year bancassurance and bancatakaful agreement with Zurich General Insurance Malaysia Bhd and Zurich General Takaful Malaysia Bhd which will see a partnership value of RM200 million.
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PETALING JAYA: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatud­din Al-Mustafa Billah Shah conveyed Malaysia's support and solidarity to the people of Sri Lanka as the nation reels from the deadly Easter Day bombings.
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PETALING JAYA (April 19): S P Setia’s Lepironia Garden project is one of the Gold winners for EdgeProp-ILAM Malaysia’s Sustainable Landscape Award 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Malaysia’s ringgit falls and bonds extend losses as fears of a capital flight from the nation persist, with even the revival of a $34b property and transport hub failing to ...
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PETALING JAYA (April 21): Encore Melaka, a state-of-the-art theatre built by Yong Tai Bhd’s ambitious Impression City development in Melaka received the EdgeProp Editor’s Choice Award: Exemplary R...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Construction stocks were in the spotlight in the morning section as counters seen to benefit from the resumption of the Bandar Malaysia project rocketed on the news of its revival.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, today strongly condemned the devastating multiple explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sund...
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PETALING JAYA: Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia has emerged as the champion among 31 teams from 16 medical universities in Malaysia that took part in the Intervarsity Medical Quiz Challenge (IMQ...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Sultan of Johor has no influence in determining state exco line-up, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
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PETALING JAYA: A Christian group here has condemned the Easter Day terrorist bombings in Sri Lanka and affirms the right to worship safely.
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Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM), along with its authorized dealer NZ Wheels Sdn Bhd, recently hosted an Accident Management Insurance Workshop at the NZ Wheels Klang Autohaus.
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Naza Italia, the official importer of Ferrari vehicles in Malaysia has launched the F8 Tributo.
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SINGAPORE (April 22): Malaysia is committed to ensure that the Johor Bahru-Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link project will be continued, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke (pictured).
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The Samsung Galaxy M10 has finally arrived in Malaysia and like the M20, it’s only sold online.
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More than five years ago, YotaPhone was one of the first smartphone makers to come out with a dual-display device.
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Last week was a rough time for Samsung as early Galaxy Fold review units had started to show problems especially when its protective layer was peeled off.
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In the first update since its Terragraph pilot in Penang, Malaysia, YTL Communications (YES), says peak speeds of well over 170Mbps download and 160Mbps uploads have been achieved in the first seven w...
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A month after the Galaxy M series made its debut in Malaysia through Galaxy M20, Samsung recently has brought over another model from the family into the market.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — The Samsung Galaxy M10 has finally arrived in Malaysia and like the M20, it’s only sold online.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Last week was a rough time for Samsung as early Galaxy Fold review units had started to show problems especially when its protective layer was peeled off.
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I often wonder if our nation wants to hear the truth, or if we are just covering up reality.
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APRIL 22 — I often wonder if our nation wants to hear the truth or just cover up the reality?
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, today strongly condemned the devastating multiple explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday y...
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(April 22): Malaysia's Apr 1-20 palm oil exports seen at 892,477 tonnes versus Mar 1-20 at 908,718 tonnes, says Amspec Malaysia.
Malaysia | Amspec | April 22 | Apr 1 | 20 | Mar 1 | 20 | 1 | 892 | 477 | 20 | 22 | 908 | 718 | 1 | 20
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PETALING JAYA (April 21): For Perdana ParkCity Sdn Bhd, the master developer of Desa ParkCity and a unit of Sarawak-based Samling Strategic Group, building a sustainable township is to create a “lov...
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PETALING JAYA (April 19): Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah of Sunway Group took the centre stage at EdgeProp Malaysia’s Best Managed Property Awards 2019’s gala dinner when he received the only personality a...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia stayed higher at mid-morning today, spurred by buying momentum mainly in financial and construction stocks, dealers said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today warned the defence and prosecution teams in Najib Razak’s SRC International trial against circulating court recording and transcription (CRT) videos on social...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — More than five years ago, YotaPhone was one of the first smartphone makers to come out with a dual-display device.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — A year has almost passed since last May’s watershed general election which saw a historic change, not only in government, but Malaysia’s entire political landscape wh...
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KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Bank Research is maintaining its end-2019 FBM KLCI target of 1,820 and sees the market already at the bottom.
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There is no feedback yet from the Yang di-Pertuan Agong on the new chief justice, says Dr Mahathir Mohamad.