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Topic: May 21

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GEORGE TOWN, May 26 —  The Penang South Reclamation (PSR) project should be viewed more objectively and it should not be dismissed without due consideration, said the State Health, Agriculture and ...
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IPOH: The Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah, has consented to the suspension of mosque and surau committee heads who allowed political party events to be carried out under their watch.
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IPOH: Perak Ruler Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah has ordered for an investigation into allegations that political parties organised programmes in a few mosques and surau in the state.
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Sultan Nazrin Shah of Perak has consented to the suspensions of mosque and surau committee chairpersons who allowed political party programmes under their watch while investigations are being conducte...
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IPOH: The Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Shah consented to the suspensions of the mosque and surau committee chairmen who allowed political party programmes under their watch while investigations are b...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 — Perak ruler Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah today issued a stern warning against attempts to hold political programmes at any mosques and surau in the state by both sides of the...
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Foreign fund outflow slowed during the holiday-shortened week of May 21 and May 23 to RM252.98 million compared to RM1.0 billion last week.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 — A Filipino domestic worker was left hospitalised after she was allegedly kicked in the head and limbs by her employer’s daughter earlier this month.
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THE Avengers had the Endgame.
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On May 21, Huawei’s founder and CEO, Ren Zhengfei accepted media interviews in Shenzhen regarding the recent issues that are affecting the company, namely crippling U.S. restrictions that, while unl...
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SIBU (Bernama): The Festive Season Price Control Scheme (FSPCS) for Gawai Dayak (Dayak Festival) in Sarawak and Kaamatan (harvest festival) in Sabah has been extended to 14 days this year compared to only seven days previously.
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KUCHING: A Filipino domestic helper has been left hospitalised after an alleged beating by her employer's family here.
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Action game Dauntless has turned into one of the week's bigger releases, thanks to its pedigree, cross-platform multiplayer and combination of elements from existing hits like Destiny and Monster Hunter World.
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PlayStation Productions, the new film and TV division set up to adapt PlayStation video games, is looking to convert car combat game Twisted Metal, with help from Crank and Happy! director Brian Taylor.
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Apple's next-generation 15in MacBook Pro and the Touch Bar-donning 13in model are now available with better processors, faster performance and updated keyboards.
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LONDON, May 24 — It was a stark warning about the risks ahead for the global economy, even by the forthright standards of the boss of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has detained 33 Vietnamese fishermen and boat skippers from three vessels.
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Bose has not only revealed its smallest smart speaker yet measuring in at just over six inches, but also that the Google Assistant is coming to all of the smart speakers and soundbars in the Bose portfolio.
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SINGAPORE (May 24): Palm oil may test a support at RM1,967 per tonne, a break below that could open the way towards RM1,857. The support is provided by the 123.6% projection level of a downtrend from ...
Palm oil | SINGAPORE | Wang Tao | Reuters | Resistance | RM2 | RM2 | 049 | RM2 | 026 | RM1 | 967 | RM2 | 115 | RM2 | 034 | RM1 | 857 | RM1 | 960 | RM2 | 896 | May 21 | May 13 | May 24
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 24 — De facto Law Minister Datuk Liew Vui Keong said that while he is glad that Malaysian P. Pannir Selvam who was due to be executed today in Singapore has been granted a stay of ...
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PUTRAJAYA, May 24 ― The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) seized five Vietnamese fishing boats with a total of 40 crew members for trespassing and for illegally fishing off the waters of ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government has no plans to add more food items to the current Festive Season Price Control Scheme, says Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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The Oculus Quest, a wireless, hands-free, all-in-one VR headset, launches May 21, prompting Nintendo to go to bat for its own self-assembly VR Kit for the Nintendo Switch.
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On May 21 in London, Honor debuted the newest and most advanced members of their smartphone portfolio: The Honor 20 Series.
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SINGAPORE: A Malaysian man was granted a stay of execution on Thursday afternoon (May 23) by the Court of Appeal, a day before he was due to face the gallows.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not include more food items to the current “Festive Season Price Control List” for Hari Raya, said Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Saifudd...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The suspension from service of Islamic Economic Development Foundation of Malaysia (Yapeim) director-general Abibulah Samsudin is to enable the foundation to carry out an internal inquir...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The suspension from service of Islamic Economic Development Foundation of Malaysia (YaPEIM) director-general Datuk Abibulah Samsudin is to enable the foundation to carry out an internal ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Traders are not only abiding by the ceiling price of goods set for the festive season, some are even selling them at cheaper prices.
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GEORGE TOWN, May 23 — The police busted a drug trafficking syndicate with the arrest of seven suspects and a seizure of more than RM500,000 worth of drugs over several raids held in two days.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Traders are not only abiding by the ceiling price of goods set for the festive season, some are even selling them at cheaper prices.
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GEORGE TOWN: Police busted two separate drug distribution syndicates and seized RM510,820 worth of drugs during five raids here.
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Embassy in Jakarta reports that peace has returned to the streets there, after deadly riots on Wednesday (May 22).
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Starting next year WhatsApp will display advertisements in the Status section, a feature it calls Status Ads.
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MILAN, May 23 ― Funds that built big short positions in Italy's leading banks from early 2018 have lowered the size of their bets in the last few months as political worries eased, regulatory data s...
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Senior Federal Court judge Azahar Mohamed will perform the duties and functions as chief judge of Malaya until the vacancy is filled.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 23): Malton Bhd's managing director Lim Siew Fai has passed away at the age of 52.
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PUTRAJAYA: Senior Federal Court judge Azahar Mohamed will perform the duties and functions of the chief judge of Malaya (CJM) until the vacancy is filled, according to a letter by Chief Justice Tengku...
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PETALING JAYA: The upcoming Lim-Najib debate, billed as a platform to address the issue of kleptocracy and integrity, may just serve as an opportunity to attack the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government.
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BATU CAVES: The government has no plans to add more food items to the current Festive Season Price Control Scheme for Hari Raya Aidil Fitri celebrations, says Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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SINGAPORE (May 23): Palm oil may test a support at RM2,034 per tonne, a break below that could cause a loss to RM1,967. The support is provided by the 114.6% projection level of a downtrend from RM2,8...
RM2 | Palm oil | Wang Tao | SINGAPORE | Reuters | RM1 | 960 | May 23 | May 13 | May 21 | RM2 | 034 | RM1 | 967 | RM2 | 896 | RM2 | 091 | RM2 | 144 | RM2 | 122 | RM2 | 218 | RM2 | 115
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KUCHING: The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs has listed 18 items under the Festive Season Price Control Scheme (FSPCS) in conjunction with Aidilfitri and 14 items for Gawai Dayak which...
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KUCHING, May 22 — The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs has listed 18 items under the Festive Season Price Control Scheme (FSPCS) in conjunction with Aidilfitri and 14 items for Gawai ...
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TENCENT on May 21 announced a shift in strategic direction from being a company that mainly serves the consumer internet to one that also embraces the industrial internet.
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JOHOR BARU: The Johor state government has urged chicken farms and palm oil refineries situated along the Johor River to maintain their sewerage systems and prevent water pollution.
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JOHOR BARU: The Johor state government has urged chicken farms and palm oil refineries situated along the Johor River to maintain their sewerage systems and prevent water pollution.
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SELLERS and users of Huawei phones in Malaysia on Tuesday (May 21) expressed concerns after US tech giant Google said it would suspend its business with China’s top mobile maker, threatening future ...
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TUMPAT (Bernama): The Kelantan police will step up security along the Kelantan-Thailand border to avoid any illegal activities in view of the upcoming Aidil Fitri celebration.
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SIBU: Contraband cigarette and beer worth a total of RM337,166, inclusive of tax, were seized by members of 10th Battalion General Operation Force (GOF) during Ops Libas conducted on premises in Selangau, about one hour's drive from here.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A 25-year-old man has been detained in connection with the murder of an event planner 10 days ago.
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LETTER | In their article “Penang NGOs: An opposition force without accountability?,” Timothy Tye and Joshua Woo attack the NGOs opposed to the massive Penang South Reclamation project to find mon...
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LETTER | An Inter-Faith Group comprising members of the Muslim, Buddhist and Christian communities and other associations concerned with the problem of mini-casinos in Sabah jointly thank our Chief Mi...
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SIBU: A jobless man has been taken into custody on suspicion of assaulting his father using a water hose after he was told not to go out and disturb his neighbours.
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PUTRAJAYA: A Datuk has been remanded in connection with questionable dealings over the supply of equipment for military armoured vehicles.
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Two police officers and five rank-and-file policemen have been arrested to assist investigations in connection with a robbery case involving a businessman on Sunday.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Police have arrested two of three men suspected of involvement in an attempt to tow a woman's car at the Malaysian International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) last Friday (May 17) which went viral on social media.
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KOTA BHARU (May 21): The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry (MoA) wants the National Feedlot Corporation (NFCorp) issue to be resolved immediately because it involves public interest.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abd Samad says only the court can decide whether the Taman Rimba Kiara project in Taman Tun Dr Ismail (TTDI) is illegal or otherwise.
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MELAKA (May 21): The discolouration, foul-smell and dead fish in Sungai Melaka are not caused by pollution, but believed to be due to the ocean current, said State Housing, Local Government, Environme...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): A total of 27 types of goods have been listed under the Festive Season Price Control Scheme in conjunction with the upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.
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PASIR MAS (May 21): The study to restructure the four national housing agencies including the Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad (SPNB) and Perumahan Rakyat 1Malaysia (PR1MA) is expected to be ready by ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Inspector General of Police (IGP) Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador today issued a stern warning that police will not tolerate law enforcers being threatened.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abd Samad says only the court can decide whether the Taman Rimba Kiara project in Taman Tun Dr Ismail (TTDI) is illegal or otherwise.
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MAY 21 — After the failure and abuses of privatisation and contracting-out services from the 1980s, there has been renewed appreciation for the role of the state or government.
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ISKANDAR PUTERI (May 21): Owners of oil palm plantations and poultry farms near Sungai Johor have been given a final warning to ensure that the pollution in the river will not recur.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Malaysia, which has become the dumping ground for the world's plastic waste, will send back non-recyclable plastic scrap to the developed countries that sent it there, its envir...
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KOTA KINABALU (May 21): Sabah needs to strengthen its position in the palm oil industry by competing on the basis of governance and good agriculture practices to remain competitive, Chief Minister Dat...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus for Thursday (May 23) may include: KUB Malaysia Bhd, Sunway Bhd, MAA Group Bhd, Barakah Offshore Petroleum ...
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WASHINGTON, May 21 — Adidas, Nike and PUMA today urged President US Donald Trump to prevent the shoe industry from falling victim to the trade war with China, saying new tariffs could be “catastro...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — Malaysia, which has become the dumping ground for the world’s plastic waste, will send back non-recyclable plastic scrap to the developed countries that sent it there, its e...
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JOHOR BARU, May 21 — There is no monkeypox infection detected and reported in this state as of today, said Johor’s Health, Culture and Heritage Committee chairman Mohd Khuzzan Abu Bakar.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — Now entering its fourth year, the Malaysians for Malaysia movement said today it plans to continue working towards uniting fellow citizens even amid challenging ethnic and rel...
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CYBERJAYA, May 21 — The investigation on unscheduled water supply disruption in the Klang district following the burst of three main pipes near the project site for the construction of the Banting-T...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said she was deeply saddened by the death of reform activist S. Jayathas today.
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PETALING JAYA, May 21 — A security guard was fined RM2,000 in default four months’ jail  by the Magistrate’s Court today for possession of 380 fire crackers without a permit last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Rogue cops who tried steal money from a money changer here were nabbed after their actions were caught on CCTV.
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KOTA BHARU (May 21): The Kelantan Government hopes that its oil royalty lawsuit against Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas), which has been withdrawn, will be fully settled soon.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): KKB Engineering Bhd’s net profit jumped 135% to RM3.16 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019, from RM1.35 million a year ago, due to higher revenue and improved p...
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NEW YORK, May 21 — Wall Street stocks bounced early today after two down sessions as the United States granted a 90-day reprieve to companies affected by a ban on Chinese telecom company Huawei.
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WASHINGTON, May 21 — Sales of existing US homes fell for the second straight month in April as prices increased despite rising supplies of homes for sale, according to an industry survey today.
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DUBAI, May 21 — The United Arab Emirates said today it has launched a permanent residency scheme to attract wealthy individuals and highly skilled workers to the oil-rich Gulf country.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia, which has become the dumping ground for the world's plastic waste, will send back non-recyclable plastic scrap to the developed countries that sent it there, its environment mi...
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KLUANG, May 21 — The government is seeking ways to help a Malaysian who is scheduled to be hanged in Singapore on Friday for drug trafficking, said Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.
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KUCHING, May 21 — Sarawak Energy Bhd is committed to ensuring 97 per cent of the state’s rural households will get round-the-clock electricity supply by next year from 91 per cent currently.
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PASIR PUTEH, May 21 — The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry will ask the Kemubu Agricultural Development Authority (KADA) and the Muda Agriculture Development Authority (MADA) to begin...
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ISKANDAR PUTERI, May 21 — Owners of oil palm plantations and poultry farms near Sungai Johor have been given a final warning to ensure that the pollution in the river will not recur.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia plans to overcome the challenges of achieving universal health coverage (UHC), says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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KLUANG (Bernama): The government is seeking ways to help a Malaysian who is scheduled to be hanged in Singapore on Friday (May 24) for drug trafficking, says Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): KNM Group Bhd’s German subsidiaries have secured new credit facilities of up to €200 million from various financial institutions, which will be used to settle certain existi...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Home furniture manufacturer Wegmans Holdings Bhd is optimistic of its outlook prospects, underpinned by favourable foreign exchange movement and opportunities arising from the U...
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PETALING JAYA (May 21): The Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) will welcome Lim Boon Ping, Kim Realty’s director of training and development, as president on July 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): In response to recent news reports, MAA Group Bhd said the offer price made by Melewar Industrial Group Bhd to privatise MAA is not set in stone.
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JOHOR BAHRU (May 21): The Johor Government hopes the Rapid Transit System (RTS) project will be implemented to ease congestion at the Johor causeway although its construction has been suspended until ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Big Blue Taxi Facilities Sdn Bhd is disputing the Ministry of Transport (MoT)'s call that e-hailing vehicle drivers be given the flexibility to take the Public Transport Vehicle...
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BRUSSELS, May 21 — Chinese giant Huawei denounced what it called US bullying today and warned Europeans against “complacent appeasement” of Washington’s move to block its access to markets and...
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MELAKA, May 21 — The discolouration, foul-smell and dead fish in Sungai Melaka are not caused by pollution, but believed to be due to the ocean current, said state Housing, Local Government, Environ...
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SANDAKAN, May 21 — Fifteen vessels have been ordered to be deployed by the Royal Malaysian Navy (TLDM) Markas Wilayah Laut 2 (Mawilla 2) in eastern Sabah waters for tighter security during the Hari ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — A total of 27 types of goods have been listed under the Festive Season Price Control Scheme in conjunction with the upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.
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KOTA BARU, May 21 — More than 6,000 state civil servants will receive their RM500 Hari Raya bonus soon for the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration, said Kelantan Mentri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob.
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SIBU: A roti canai maker has been arrested for the alleged sexual assault of a five-year old girl.