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KHON KAEN/SONGKHLA (Thailand), March 21 — In the rice-growing heartland of Thailand’s northeast, Kamol Suanpanya, 80, meets in the off season with fellow farmers at a community centre, where they ...
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The United Nations’ World Drug Report 2018 stated that in 2016, around 275 million people worldwide used drugs — at least once in their lifetime.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 — Tun Daim Zainuddin advised Malays not to fall for fear mongering tactics by politicians claiming that they were being threatened by non-Malays. The former finance minister s...
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Local authorities are engaged in a constant “war” with loan sharks – also known as Ah Long – who seek cheap and extensive publicity by putting up illegal advertisements on street signs, lamppo...
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LETTER | Local authorities are constantly engaged in a “war” with loan sharks (also known as Ah Long) who seek extensive and cheap publicity by putting up their illegal advertisements on streets s...
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MARCH 19 — Local authorities are constantly engaged in a “war” with loan sharks (also known as Ah Longs) who seek extensive and cheap publicity by putting up their illegal advertisements on stre...
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FIERCE legal wrangling between Putrajaya and the Sabah government over control of the Pan Borneo Highway has led to a great deal of uncertainty over the RM12.8 billion 700km-long Sabah portion of the ...
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JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar (pix) today has cancelled the royal tea reception and state banquet scheduled next week in conjunction with his birthday celebra...
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JOHOR BAHRU: The Sultan of Johor Ibrahim Iskandar on Tuesday (Mar 19) announced that he was cancelling two birthday events in light of the Pasir Gudang waste pollution incident.
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JOHOR BARU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has cancelled two events held in conjunction with His Majesty's birthday.
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JOHOR BAHRU, March 19 — The Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar today has cancelled the royal tea reception and state banquet scheduled to be held next week in conjunction with h...
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 19): The Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar today has cancelled the royal tea reception and state banquet held next week in conjunction with his birthday celebr...
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Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar has cancelled two events lined up for his birthday celebration this weekend, out of respect for victims of the Pasir Gudang chemical pollution tragedy.
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A new year, a new iPhone and if our calculations are right, Apple is expected to release its next iPhone sometime around the third quarter of this year, probably around September.
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LETTER | Sarawak and North Borneo as equals to the Federation of Malaya (FOM) in 1963?
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MARCH 18 — Imagine pain shooting up your spine.
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Former Umno Youth leader Razlan Rafii called for "puak DAP" (DAP people) to be shot, following Mengkibol assemblyperson Chew Chong Sin's remarks on the Christchurch terrorist attack yesterday.
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PASIR GUDANG: The usually quiet indoor stadium here has received hundreds of people seeking treatment after they were exposed to chemical waste pollution from Sungai Kim Kim.
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KOTA KINABALU: There should be humanitarian considerations and compassion for children born in Sabah but categorised as stateless although one of their parents is a local, says Sabah Chief Minister Da...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 15): Platinum Victory will be unveiling its first project in Old Klang Road, Kuala Lumpur called Platinum Arena with an estimated gross development value (GDV) of RM421 million, wi...
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HP has issued a recall of 78500 laptops that may contain defective lithium-ion batteries.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal has called for more compassion towards stateless people, especially those who are denied citizenship because one of their parents is not Malaysian.
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A total of 780 new cases have been registered at the medic base at the Pasir Gudang Indoor Stadium as of 12am on March 14.
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PETALING JAYA: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is maintaining the refugee status of those from the Chin ethnic group registered with the agency for now.
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After the overseer was ousted from the alliance (aka Carlos Ghosn, though he remains a director), Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi have now come together to form a decision-making committee in place of ...
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YOURSAY | If AirAsia and SIA can be the best of the best, why not MAS?
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OSLO, March 13 — Norwegian Air said today it will seek compensation from plane maker Boeing for costs and lost revenue after grounding its fleet of 737 MAX 8 aircraft in the wake of the Ethiopian Ai...
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MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Asia News Network): In one of his most famous lines, Shakespeare wrote, "some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em".
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 12): Hit by the US-China trade war, KESM Industries Bhd saw its second quarter net profit plunge 95.76% to RM474,000 from RM11.18 million a year ago.
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Longboarder Mu Qing skates through the mega-city of Chengdu in southwest China, deftly dancing on and off her ride as a friend tails her from behind, filming on a smartphone.
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BRUSSELS, March 12 — A future euro zone budget should support structural reforms and investment in euro zone countries with grants and loans, the chairman of euro zone finance ministers Mario Centen...
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COMMENT | Kuala Lumpur saw hundreds of people gather for the annual Women’s March over the weekend and, predictably enough, this drew derision from some quarters due to certain perceived abhorrent a...
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Buying a property is a big decision.
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MARCH 11 — Kuala Lumpur saw hundreds of people gathering for the annual International Women’s Day March over the weekend and, predictably enough, this led to some blowback due to certain perceived...
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PETALING JAYA: Klang MP Charles Santiago has criticised those in Pakatan Harapan (PH) who singled out the participation of the LGBT community in the recent International Women’s Day march, calling t...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 11 — Charles Santiago today reminded his fellow Pakatan Harapan (PH) lawmakers of the need to push forward with their reform agenda for gender equality following controversy over...
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PETALING JAYA: Conservation groups are hoping that the results of the survey by the YouGov Omnibus on the use of straws and plastic bags among Malaysians will prompt more proactive measures to counter the problem.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Following the eviction of 22 families from the Taman Manggis People’s Housing Project (PPR) in Penang, PPR residents here have questioned how they had obtained those units in the first...
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The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) paused military operations against Islamic State (IS) militants holed up in the group's final enclave in eastern Syria, expecting more civilians to be evac...
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MANILA: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Friday the Malaysian government has taken the middle-road approach to the teaching of science and mathematics in schools.
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PETALING JAYA: The Education Ministry has taken stakeholders’ views and concerns into consideration for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) this year.
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MANILA (March 8): Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Friday the Malaysian Government has taken the middle-road approach to the teaching of science and mathematics in schools.
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MANILA, March 8 — Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the Malaysian government has taken the middle-road approach to the teaching of science and mathematics in schools.
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COMMENT | Children are beaten, abused and killed on a daily basis in Malaysia.
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I AGREE with the observations of the author of “On the track of the silent killer” (The Star, March 6) and would like to add another.
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COMMENT | Austerity. From the left to the right, governments have only that one word on their lips.
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The employability of local graduates has always been a contentious issue in Malaysia.
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WASHINGTON, March 7 — US manufacturers increasingly worry trade spats and other factors will dampen their growth prospects, while widespread worker shortages are also hampering industries nationwide...
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LETTER | My prediction on BN'S win in the recent Semenyih by-election came true.
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A THAI durian tycoon is offering 10 million baht (RM1.27mil), a house and 10 cars to the man who successfully courts his 26-year-old youngest daughter, reported Nanyang Siang Pau.
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After being put on display earlier this year, the Audi Q8 has now gone on sale in Malaysia.
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I hope the title is clear enough for everyone who does not understand that the two words are different because they actually meant different things.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 4): A recent spate of exits of several long-time tenants at The Curve and eCurve has left many wondering about the future direction of the two shopping malls that are ultimately owne...
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EXCLUSIVE:MELAKA: Dozens of department heads at four local councils in the state and local councillors are going to be re-designated as well as having their contracts discontinued in a move to axe underperformers starting from this month.
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KATOWICE, March 4 — Top video game players gathered in the Polish city of Katowice yesterday to fight it out on the shoot-'em-up survival game Fortnite, with prize money totalling US$500,000 (RM2.04...
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Entrepreneur Development Minister Redzuan Yusof announced earlier this week that a prototype of Malaysia’s first flying car, developed using local technology, would be unveiled to the public later t...
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KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) has continued to question Warisan’s plan to construct a dam in the Papar district instead of the Kaiduan Dam proposed by the previous Barisan Nasional (BN) a...
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YOURSAY | ‘Some voters will either cast protest votes to prove a point or not vote at all.’ Three reasons why Semenyih voters should choose Harapan on March 2 Clever Voter: DAP veteran Lim Kit Sia...
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THE letter “Obstacles to medical specialisation” (The Star, Feb 25) highlights a number of concerns that are stated by many of those involved in Malaysian postgraduate medical training.
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I think this is the first time I am speaking in Kota Kinabalu.
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KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Anwar Ibrahim marked his return to the Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Berhad office today after over 20 years with a candid speech that left the audience in stitches.
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PETALING JAYA: A RM24.5 million investment to revamp JobsMalaysia – a government portal to help Malaysians seeking employment – has come to nought.
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PETALING JAYA: A think tank today questioned the exclusion of patients with pre-existing medical conditions from the government’s new health insurance scheme for the bottom 40 or B40 group.
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For more than a year, Nasima Gain did not leave her house.
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FEBRUARY 26 — Do you know that rare disease day is on the last day of February?
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HAVE you ever talked to a migrant worker?
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PETALING JAYA (Feb 25): Agents for the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) have been caught in a bind over delay in approvals for the programme aimed at encouraging selected foreigners to live in the count...
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KUALA TERENGGANU, Feb 25 — Not lack of vaccines, but parental consent, caused 231 babies in Terengganu in 2018 to go unvaccinated, said Terengganu health director, Dr Mohd Jusoh, today after launchi...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: Not lack of vaccines, but parental consent, caused 231 babies in Terengganu in 2018 to go unvaccinated, said Terengganu health director, Dr Mohd Jusoh, today after launching a state-...
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PETALING JAYA (Feb 25): Agents for the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) have been caught in a bind over the delay of approvals for the programme aimed at encouraging selected foreigners to live in the c...
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This week ahead will see investors focus on the US-China trade talks as the March 1 deadline approaches.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Kim Lek walked and sometimes ran to Malaysia from her home in Chin State, Myanmar, at the age of 11.
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The policy to empower digital economy is being formulated and is expected to be announced in the third quarter of this year, Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The policy to empower digital economy is being formulated and is expected to be announced in the third quarter of this year, Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo said.
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SEMENYIH, Feb 22 ― The 30th birthday celebration of Muhammad Aiman Zainali, the Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate for the Semenyih state by-election, today was slightly different compared to previous ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 22): The construction sector is poised to be the biggest beneficiary once the government finalises the Panda bonds with China, according to Rakuten Trade Sdn Bhd.
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HONG KONG, Feb 22 — Several cryptocurrency exchanges have moved closer to mainstream markets by buying listed companies, looking to raise funds and present themselves as embedded in the traditional ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) is staying firm over its decision to fully handle the 2019 Ramadan bazaar operations despite protests from the traders.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 21): Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will stay firm over its decision to fully handle the 2019 Ramadan Bazaar operations despite protests from the traders.
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KOTA KINABALU: A study by a local university showed that poverty and citizenship status are the top contributors to the high illiteracy rate in Sabah.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will stay firm over its decision to fully handle the 2019 Ramadan Bazaar operations despite protests from the traders.
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PETALING JAYA: A think tank has cautioned cancer patients against diving straight into traditional medication, saying advanced modern treatment should be their first choice.
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Did you know that when the Mercedes-Benz SLC (previously known as the SLK) was first launched in Malaysia, there was a waiting list that stretched over a year long?
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 20): Netizens are over the moon with the arrest of a man believed to have assaulted and robbed a woman in a lift at the Taman Mutiara MRT station in Cheras on Valentine’s Day last ...
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PETALING JAYA: A day after his call for Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s resignation drew condemnation from PPBM, DAP’s Dr Boo Cheng Hau today said he had done nothing wrong as the prime minister himself had...
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PETALING JAYA: Airbnb operators are unable to register with the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (Motac) because there are no forms or other avenues for them to do so, Airbnb Head of Public Polic...
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IPOH, Feb 18 — A former Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) leader has alleged that the dissolution of eight of the party’s divisional committees in Perak was motivated by cronyism.
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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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MP SPEAKS | Court of Appeal judge Hamid Sultan Abu Backer’s affidavit in support of the application of lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo’s application in the High Court, Kuala Lumpur against the chief justi...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 — Lawyer Ramkarpal Singh called today for a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) to investigate a senior judge’s allegations of corruption in the judiciary and judicial interfere...
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Former Malacca chief minister Abdul Rahim Thamby Chik has challenged Rafizi Ramli to a debate over the absorption of former Umno MPs into Bersatu.
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LETTER | Recently, I watched a documentary on France in the aftermath of its revolution in 1789.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer has made explosive claims of judicial and constitutional misconduct, repeatedly calling for an investigation by a Royal Commission ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Court of Appeal judge Datuk Hamid Sultan Abu Backer has made explosive claims of judicial and constitutional misconduct, repeatedly calling for an investigation by a Royal Commi...
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Source: By Clyde Russell, Reuters (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) LAUNCESTON, Australia (Feb 13): Asia's oil refiners are increasingly finding themselve...
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ROBSON Lee had a decision to make.
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NEW YORK, Feb 13 — US whiskey makers are feeling the pain after their major overseas markets imposed hefty duties on their liquor in retaliation against President Donald Trump’s tariffs on alumini...
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COMMENT | Pakatan Harapan leaders are keen on being seen as pragmatic and business friendly.
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I CAN only endorse Prof Dr Krishnan Rajam’s timely letter brin­ging to light once again the appalling loss of life and injury from road traffic accidents, “Toll of road traffic accidents” (The ...
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Contributed by Henry Butcher Retail managing director Tan Hai Hsin Since 2016, there has been great concern of oversupply of retail space and failed shopping centres in Malaysia.