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Hannah Yeoh PUTRAJAYA: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry is looking at a tax rebate initiative as an incentive to entice parents to join parenting courses.
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BRUSSELS: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday (Jun 20) slammed his Malaysian counterpart for creating "confusion" by criticising a decision to charge four people over the downing of Malaysia ...
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PETALING JAYA - Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim, president of Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR), said on Thursday (June 20) that he agrees with the stance taken by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad not to ...
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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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BUSSELS: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday (Jun 20) slammed his Malaysian counterpart for creating "confusion" by criticising a decision to charge four people over the downing of Malaysia A...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) today urged the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to convince Putrajaya to ratify Convention 87 (C87), which deals with the freedom of as...
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BRUSSELS, June 20 — Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte today slammed his Malaysian counterpart for creating “confusion” by criticising a decision to charge four people over the downing of Malaysia ...
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BANGKOK (June 20): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived here today for a packed four-day working visit to Thailand, during which he will join nine other heads of Government for the 34th Asea...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 20):  A Malindo Air flight carrying 114 passengers and eight crew members slid off the runway during take-off at the Husein Sastranegara International Airport in Bandung, Indonesia...
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After launching the “Laman Hijau” recreational park just a month ago, Perodua has officially opened a new Eco Garden at the heart of the brand’s headquarters and manufacturing campus in Sungai C...
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After serving the Malaysian market reliably for 8 years, Michelin Malaysia is finally retiring the Michelin XM2 with the new and improved Michelin XM2+. Available for wheels measuring 14 to 16-inches ...
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If you’ve been awaiting the Malaysian official release of the Mi Band 4 and other Xiaomi products that haven’t been released in local Mi Stores, you aren’t alone.
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FOR better or for worse, over-the-top (OTT) players such as Skype, iflix, Netflix and WhatsApp are here to stay, if the players and consumers have their way.
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A day after the MH17 plane crash inquiry team announced murder charges against four men, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has condemned the decision as "ridiculous".
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): The Cement and Concrete Association of Malaysia (C&CA) said the price of cement is not driving house prices up, pointing to the Malaysian House Price Index (MHPI) which shows t...
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday (Jun 20) that Mr Azmin Ali does not have to go on leave to facilitate the investigation into a viral sex video implicating the ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Dr Mahathir Mohamad today brushed off criticism of his jibe at Jews when addressing the Cambridge Union by saying it was just his opinion.
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PASIR PUTEH: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) of Kelantan have detained a Vietnamese fishing boat and five crew for illegally harvesting sea cucumber in Malaysian waters yesterday morn...
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KUANTAN: PAS Youth has apologised to Perlis PAS members for allowing preacher Muhammad Zamri Vinodh Kalimuthu to speak at the party’s annual congress.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry is looking at a tax rebate initiative as an incentive to entice parents to join parenting courses.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): The FBM KLCI closed at its intraday high of 1,675.43 points today as positive external factors continue to support market sentiment, but an analyst does not rule out profit tak...
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THE subdued first-quarter earnings of Malaysian banks portend a trend of weakening profitability, analysts say.
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JUST last week, Morgan Stanley said that a recession could begin as soon as nine months’ time if US President Donald Trump pushes to impose a 25% tariff on an additional US$300 billion of Chinese ex...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday (Jun 20) that Russia is being made a scapegoat for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 and questioned the objectivity...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): Former SRC International Sdn Bhd director Datuk Suboh Md Yassin (pictured) took the stand as a key witness in the graft case against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Raza...
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KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS, BLOOMBERG) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday (June 20) that Russia is being made a scapegoat for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, and que...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): Former SRC International Sdn Bhd director Datuk Suboh Md Yassin took the stand as a key witness in the graft case against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah, the founder of Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd and one of the top 40 richest Malaysian, is said to have bought a big stake in Kumpulan Powernet Bhd, his second major purchase in less than a month.
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WITH the global economy on shaky ground, a situation exacerbated by escalating trade tensions between the US and China, weak commodity prices and a ruling government that is just a year old, it is not...
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SINGAPORE (ANN): Henry Golding was once a hairdresser before he made the cut as a box-office star in Crazy Rich Asians.
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MANILA: Philippine security forces are closely monitoring its remote southernmost provinces of Tawi-Tawi and Sulu after reports that the 10 Malaysian fishermen kidnapped last Tuesday by suspected Abu ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): Malaysian palm oil futures fell in early trade on Thursday, reversing some of the previous session's gains, dragged by losses in rival oilseed futures.
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The Samsung Galaxy Fold is almost ready to be released to the public.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 — Four Malaysian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) expect to achieve potential sales of RM20 million from business matching sessions which concluded today at the ongoing ...
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The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Mindanao Command has said troops have been on “extensive monitoring” since the kidnapping.
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MANILA, June 20 — Philippine security forces are closely monitoring its remote southernmost provinces of Tawi-Tawi and Sulu after reports that the 10 Malaysian fishermen kidnapped last Tuesday by su...
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MP SPEAKS | Jomo Kwame Sundaram’s statement to reporters at the sidelines of the Malaysian Economic Convention 2019 on June 17 was widely reported in the mass media.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia opened mixed Thursday morning, with cautious market undertone still prevailing and could dampen the longer market outlook, according to a research no...
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Police have rubbished the claim of American aviation writer William Langewiesche that they have been withholding details about their investigation into the disappearance of Flight MH370. One of invest...
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) entrepreneurs are expected to generate RM20mil in potential sales at the International Paris Airshow 2019, says the Ministry of Entrepreneur Development (MED).
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PETALING JAYA: Politicians who engage in gutter politics aimed at incriminating one's character are nauseating, senseless and are cowards, says The National Patriots Association (Patriot).
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(Editor’s note: Here is an article from our archives which we think is still relevant) At times, your car can kill your weekends.
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LETTER | On behalf of all ethnic Rohingya, the Myanmar Ethnic Rohingya Human Rights Organisation Malaysia (Merhrom) welcomes the 34th Asean Summit 2019 that will be held in Bangkok from June 20 to 23.
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JUNE 20 — The aftershocks from the pornographic videos — despite the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission’s (MCMC) best efforts to dissuade their spread — reveal severe fault-line...
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PETALING JAYA: Banks should provide greater access to financing to first-time homebuyers, as well as to small and medium enterprises in order to churn economic growth, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: KKR & Co is nearing a deal to exit part of its stake in Weststar Aviation Services Sdn Bhd, South-East Asia’s biggest provider of helicopters for the offshore energy industry, people with knowledge of the matter said.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR • SRC International, a former subsidiary of scandal-tainted state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad, owes Malaysian pension fund Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (KWAP) RM4.15 billion (S$1.36 bi...
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The young man at the centre of a Malaysian sex scandal will be directed by Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) to explain his claim that he was in a sex video with Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali, tarnish...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): Malaysian Islamic financial institutions are seen to be actively looking to embrace digitalisation to support growth.
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The ranking series saw 20 local universities have been listed this year, with 10 universities improving from last year’s ranking.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A senior officer of the Finance Ministry told the High Court here yesterday that the government’s burden in having to make repayments for the RM4 billion loan taken by SRC Internationa...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 19 — Eight former presidents of the Cambridge Union have criticised Cambridge University’s debating society for not challenging Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s allegedly anti-semiti...
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Family members of fishermen who were kidnapped in Lahad Datu Tambunan waters yesterday appealed to the authorities and the Malaysian government to help free the fishermen.
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PETALING JAYA: While Universiti Malaya and other institutions of higher learning celebrate their ascent to a higher level in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) rankings, doubts have already been raised abo...
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PETALING JAYA: Maths wiz Andrew Nge Jing Shuen, 17, is literally on top of the world after he was awarded the “Top in the World” award at the recent Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards.
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SEMPORNA, June 19 — Family members of fishermen who were kidnapped in Lahad Datu Tambunan waters yesterday appealed to the authorities and the Malaysian government to help free the fishermen.
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JOHOR BAHRU: Johor, the Malaysian state that produces the most number of durians in the country, is looking for a new breed of the fruit.
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KUANTAN, June 19 — Independent preacher Muhammad Zamri Vinoth Kalimuthu said today he is willing to give up his Malaysian citizenship if his mentor, Dr Zakir Naik is extradited to India.
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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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JUNE 19 — First, a caveat: I am no expert in Malaysian politics and have only cursory knowledge about its intricacies.
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KUALA LUMPUR: ​The private equity firm is in advanced talks to sell a portion of its 40% Weststar holding to the company’s controlling shareholder, businessman Tan Sri Syed Azman Syed Ibrahim, people with knowledge of the matter said.
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Nieuwegein, Netherlands (AFP): International investigators said Wednesday (June 19) that they were issuing arrest warrants for three Russians and one Ukrainian suspect over the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in 2014.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The loyalty of a Malaysian woman to a Nigerian man she met via the TikTok apps proved to be her undoing when she was arrested by police at the Narita International Airport in Japan on Ma...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Muslims in China have been living in peace and harmony with other ethnic groups of the country for a long time, said China’s ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): KKR & Co is nearing a deal to exit part of its stake in Weststar Aviation Services Sdn Bhd, Southeast Asia’s biggest provider of helicopters for the offshore energy industry,...
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SINGAPORE (June 19): Malaysian state oil company Petroliam Nasional Bhd or Petronas, and Saudi Aramco, have started operations at their new 1.2-million-tonnes-per-year naphtha cracker, multiple source...
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(June 19): Southeast Asian stocks closed firmer on Wednesday, as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's comments indicating the possibility of fresh rate cuts, fuelled hopes of a worldwide wav...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police are still trying to determine the authenticity of a sex video that allegedly involved Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali, said Deputy Inspector-General of Police Mazla...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): The FBM KLCI rose on the back of positive global market sentiment, boosted by optimism on US-China trade talks ahead of the G20 summit as well as Eurozone’s fresh stimulus si...
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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: First-time house buyers and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should be given greater access to financing assistance to drive economic growth.
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Suzuki introduced the all-new Jimny in its home market back in July 2018, before rolling the model out to various markets across the world.
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LETTER | The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) welcomes the statement by the Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus (photo, above) that a Consumer Credit Act could finally be par...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): Malaysian palm oil futures were marginally higher in the first-half of trade on Wednesday, and are expected to trade range-bound as lower production continued to prop up sentim...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): First-time house buyers and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should be given greater access to financing assistance to drive economic growth.
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KUALA LUMPUR: MSM Malaysia Holdings Bhd expects its performance this year to be “severely” impacted by the issuance of more APs (import permit) and weakening ringgit against the US dollar.
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Fatimah seen with the seven children who received their letters of confirmation as Malaysian citizens during the event at Wisma Wanita.
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Transport Minister Anthony Loke gave media personnel the slip after attending his ministry's monthly meeting in Putrajaya this afternoon.
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First-time house buyers and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should be given greater access to financing assistance to drive economic growth.
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PETALING JAYA: Banks should provide greater access to financing to first-time homebuyers, as well as to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in order to grease economic growth, according to Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
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Suspected Islamic State-linked militants kidnapped 10 fishermen off Borneo island Tuesday and took them to the southern Philippines, police said, the latest abductions in the strife-torn waters.
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JOHOR BAHRU: The Johor government plans to build a 1.2km sheltered walkway on the Causeway between the Malaysian state and Woodlands in Singapore, a Johor official said on Tuesday (Jun 18).
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PETALING JAYA: The finance ministry today called on banks to provide greater access to financing for first-time homebuyers as well as small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 19 — Banks should ease the process of providing loans to first-time homebuyers and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to help the economy grow, the Ministry of Finance urg...
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KOTA KINABALU, June 19 ― The authorities are treating the armed abduction of 10 Bajau Laut fishermen off Lahad Datu on the Sabah east coast as a kidnap-for-ransom despite not receiving any notice fr...
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TAIPEI (June 19): Malaysian businesses must incorporate suitable business models to adapt to current market trends and requirements, according to Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Bhd (PUNB). Chairman Datu...
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PRIME Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s statement that global perception of Malaysian palm oil is not fair due to biased reporting on environmental destruction is most timely.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Kim Hin Joo (Malaysia) Bhd, en route to a July 8 listing on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia, expects to raise proceeds of RM32.68mil from the issue of 76 million new shares at an indicative issue price of 43 sen a share.
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NIEUWEGEIN: International investigators are set on Wednesday to launch criminal proceedings against suspects in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine nearly five year...
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NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (June 19): International investigators are set on Wednesday to launch criminal proceedings against suspects in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern U...
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Renowned Turkish author and journalist Mustafa Akyol has criticised Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad over his disparaging comments against Jews during a recent talk in the United Kingdom.
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Universiti Malaya (UM) reached its highest ranking since 2012, making it to the 70th spot in the QS World University Rankings.
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Former defence minister Hishammuddin Hussein has dismissed an article by notable American aviation writer William Langewiesche, who accused the Malaysian police of withholding information pertaining t...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) and Bursa Malaysia Bhd intend to “proportionately” scale down the regulatory discipline intensity in the domestic capital market, provided mar...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian e-wallet environment is ripe for consolidation, say top industry players.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 19 — Former defence minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein has taken US writer and former pilot William Langewiesche to task for resurrecting an old and unproven theory that Mal...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 19 — University of Malaya (UM) has risen by 17 places to take the 70th position in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings for 2020, its best showing to date.
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NIEUWEGEIN (Netherlands), June 19 — International investigators are set today to launch criminal proceedings against suspects in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukrai...