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SUNGAI PETANI, May 14 — The police have arrested six ‘Geng Man Askar’ members who were apparently stealing cows using stolen vehicles for years.
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PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya is looking to sign an agreement with Tokyo which will see Malaysian blue-collar workers being sent to work in specified sectors in Japan under a visa programme launched last m...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 — Malaysia is planning to send skilled workers to Japan under the new visa programme the latter launched on April 1.
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AXIATA Group Bhd’s tower company, edotco Group, is expected to be a major beneficiary of the mega-merger between Axiata and Telenor ASA’s Asian assets.
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Earlier this week, Axiata Group Berhad and Telenor Group had announced that they are in talks to merge their Asian operations.
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SHANGHAI, May 8 — Chinese tech and games giant Tencent today ceased offering the hugely popular multi-player combat game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds which has been targeted for bans in three oth...
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PETALING JAYA: International rating agencies are confident Malaysia will meet its fiscal targets, particularly the 3.4% fiscal deficit-to-gross domestic product (GDP) ratio this year, according to the Finance Ministry (MoF).
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KUALA LUMPUR: The international rating agencies are confident Malaysia will meet its fiscal targets, particularly the 3.4% fiscal deficit to GDP ratio this year, the Finance Ministy said in a statement.
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 — Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said Malaysia is embracing digital technology especially 5G as a launching pad to become a high-income nation.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Axiata Group Bhd announced yesterday that it is in talks with Norway’s Telenor Group to merge their operations in Asia.
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KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is maintaining its Hold rating on Digi.com with a 7% higher target price of RM4.70, which is its discounted cashflow based fair value (RM4.42) plus synergies from a Digi-Celcom merger.
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KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research has upgraded Axiata Group from Hold to Add and raised the target price by 9% to RM4.80 following Axiata/Telenor’s proposed non-cash merger of their Asia operations under a new entity (MergedCo).
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Roslan with winner Leong KUALA LUMPUR: The first motorcycle reality show in Malaysia - Pulsar Dareventure powered by Modenas, has crowned its first Malaysian Pulsar Dareventure.
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Axiata Group Berhad and Digi.com have suspended trading today pending a release of a material announcement.
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In Libya, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is all the rage, especially on the front line in the suburbs of Tripoli.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): The rumoured merger of Axiata Group Bhd's and Telenor Group's operations in Asia could enable the merged entities to leapfrog to top positions in terms of market share in countri...
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KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research expects Norwegian telco Telenor Group, which maintains a 49% stake in Digi.com, to have a majority stake in the merger of the Asian operations with Axiata Group Bhd.
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KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research estimates Mitsui & Co will inject US$55mil to US$60mil cash into Axiata Digital Services (ADS) in return for close to a 10% stake in the latter.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Two Asian telco giants — Malaysia-based Axiata Group Bhd and Norwegian Telenor Group — are in talks to merge their operations in Asia.
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Poterski and Poterska taking a photo with their Polski Fiat during a stopover in Kuala Lumpur.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Pawel Poterski and Joanna Poterska have been bitten by the travel bug for as long as they can remember.
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A Singapore-based Malaysian doctor died on Thursday (May 2) after he was rescued last week from near the summit of Nepal's Mount Annapurna, where he was stranded for more than 43 hours, according to t...
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SINGAPORE: A Singapore-based Malaysian doctor died today after he was rescued last week from near the summit of Nepal’s Mount Annapurna, where he was stranded for more than 43 hours, according to th...
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SINGAPORE: A Singapore-based Malaysian doctor died on Thursday after he was rescued last week from near the summit of Nepal’s Mount Annapurna, where he was stranded for more than 43 hours, according...
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SINGAPORE (Bernama): A Singapore-based Malaysian doctor died on Thursday (May 2) after he was rescued last week from near the summit of Nepal's Mount Annapurna, where he was stranded for more than 43 hours, according to the portal TODAY.
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SINGAPORE, May 2 — A Singapore-based Malaysian doctor died today after he was rescued last week from near the summit of Nepal’s Mount Annapurna, where he was stranded for more than 43 hours.
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PHOTO ESSAY | In conjunction with Labour Day, Malaysiakini takes a look at some of the migrant workers who keep the country's economy running, taking up the jobs that some Malaysians won't.
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PETALING JAYA, April 30 — Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd (F&N) is ready to implement the sugar tax to be introduced on July 1, says chief executive officer Lim Yew Hoe.
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DENGKIL: The amendment to the Wildlife Conservation Act 2010 will increase the minimum penalty for poachers to a RM1mil fine and five years in jail, says Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar.
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PETALING JAYA (April 30): Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd (F&N) said it is confident of mitigating the impact from the upcoming sugar tax on most of its beverages.
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JOHOR BARU: The state’s business community has lauded the initiative taken by Star Media Group Bhd to organise the inaugural SPARK Johor 2019.
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SANDAKAN: The Election Commission (EC) today issued 177 postal ballot papers for the Sandakan parliamentary by-election, according to chairman Azhar Azizan Harun (pix).
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With just six months left before he is bound to return to Nepal, factory worker 'Krishna' (name changed to protect his identity) has little hope of claiming unpaid compensation for an injury that led ...
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KATHMANDU: A Malaysian climber rescued after two nights in the open on one of the world’s most treacherous mountains is fighting for his life in critical condition, his doctor said Friday.
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KATHMANDU: A Malaysian climber stranded in the open for two nights on one of the world’s most treacherous mountains has been rescued in Nepal, expedition organisers said.
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KATHMANDU (AFP) - A Malaysian climber rescued after two nights in the open on one of the world's most treacherous mountains is fighting for his life in critical condition, his doctor said on Friday (A...
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KATHMANDU, April 26 — A Malaysian climber rescued after two nights in the open on one of the world’s most treacherous mountains is fighting for his life in critical condition, his doctor said toda...
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KATHMANDU (AFP): A Malaysian climber rescued after two nights in the open on one of the world’s most treacherous mountains is fighting for his life, his doctor said Friday (April 26).
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KATHMANDU (Reuters): A rescue helicopter plucked a Malaysian climber from Mount Annapurna in west Nepal on Friday (April 26), where he was stranded for two days after climbing the world's 10th highest mountain this week, officials said.
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A Malaysian climber stranded in the open for two nights on one of the world's most treacherous mountains was rescued in Nepal on Thursday.Climbing experts said it was a "miracle" that 48-year-old Dr C...
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A rescue helicopter plucked a Malaysian climber from Mount Annapurna in west Nepal on Friday, where he was stranded for two days after climbing the world’s tenth highest mountain this week, official...
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KATHMANDU (April 26): A rescue helicopter plucked a Malaysian climber from Mount Annapurna in west Nepal on Friday, where he was stranded for two days after climbing the world’s tenth highest mounta...
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KATHMANDU: A Malaysian climber stranded in the open for two nights on one of the world’s most treacherous mountains was rescued in Nepal Thursday, expedition organisers said.
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KATHMANDU (AFP) - A Malaysian climber stranded in the open for two nights on one of the world's most treacherous mountains was rescued in Nepal on Thursday (April 25), expedition organisers said.
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PUTRAJAYA: A Malaysian climber reported missing while descending Mount Annapurna in Nepal on April 23 has been found safe, the foreign ministry said today.
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PUTRAJAYA, April 25 ― A Malaysian climber reported missing while descending Mount Annapurna in Nepal on April 23 has been found safe, the Foreign Ministry said today.
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PETALING JAYA: WWF-Malaysia Thursday (April 25) urged the government to consider setting up a National Tiger Task Force to address the ongoing issue of poaching and illegal wildlife trade.
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KATHMANDU (AFP): A Malaysian man was stranded in Nepal near the summit of Mount Annapurna, expedition organisers said, after the climber was separated from other trekkers while descending the treacherous peak.
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KATHMANDU (AFP) - A Malaysian man was stranded in Nepal near the summit of Mount Annapurna, expedition organisers said, after the climber was separated from other trekkers while descending the treache...
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KATHMANDU, April 24 — A Malaysian man was stranded in Nepal near the summit of Mount Annapurna, expedition organisers said today, after the climber was separated from other trekkers while descending...
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KATHMANDU: A Malaysian man was stranded in Nepal near the summit of Mount Annapurna, expedition organisers said Wednesday, after the climber was separated from other trekkers while descending the trea...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 24 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will receive the “Visionary Leader and Nation Builder” Award at the 20th Asian Association of Management Organisations (AAMO) trie...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 23): Axiata Group Bhd could swing to a loss in its financial year ending Dec 31, 2019 (FY19), depending on the outcome of the appeal of its 80%-owned unit against the Nepal Supreme...
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PETALING JAYA: Axiata Group Bhd has confirmed that its 80%-owned unit Ncell Pte Ltd will be appealing against the Large Taxpayers Office’s (LTPO) assessment of the outstanding capital gains tax (CGT) amount it owes.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Axiata Group Bhd's subsidiary Ncell Pte Ltd has appealed against Nepal's Large Taxpayer Office's (LTPO) demand of 39.06 billion Nepalese rupees (RM1.45bil) as capital gains tax (CGT).
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KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI gave up all its hard-earned gains to close in the red on Monday, weighed down by losses in Petronas-linked stocks and telcos despite a stronger broader market.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): AllianceDBS Research has downgraded Axiata Group Bhd to “Hold” at RM4.04 with a lower target price of RM4.30 (from RM4.70) and said Axiata’s share price has recovered by...
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Following Nepal’s banning of PUBG, it looks like Iraq is following suit, but with a wider net being cast.
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KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research is maintaining its hold call on Axiata Group with unchanged forecasts and fair value of RM3.86 a share after Axiata-Ncell was required to pay capital gains tax.
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PETALING JAYA: Axiata Group Bhd has until Monday to settle the 39.06 billion Nepalese rupees (RM1.45bil) that Nepal authorities have imposed on them as capital gains tax (CGT) for buying a stake in the country’s largest mobile player, Ncell Pte Ltd.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Axiata Group Bhd’s (Axiata) subsidiary, Ncell Private Limited (Ncell) has received a letter issued by Nepal’s Large Taxpayers Office on the tax to be collected from the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Axiata Group Bhd says today that its subsidiary Ncell Private Ltd has received a letter issued by the Nepalese Large Taxpayers Office (LTPO) to pay an outstanding sum of capit...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Axiata Group Bhd today said a unit in Nepal was ordered to pay 39.06 billion rupees (RM1.34bil) by the country's Large Taxpayers Office (LTPO) by Apr 22.
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SHAH ALAM: Four children were among 100 foreigners detained by the Selangor Immigration Department in a four-hour integrated operation conducted around Shah Alam yesterday.
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SHAH ALAM, April 14 — Four children were among 100 foreigners detained by the Selangor Immigration Department in a four-hour integrated operation conducted around Shah Alam yesterday.
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Nepal has banned the popular battle royale game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG). Reuters reports that the country enacted the ban yesterday, over its violent content that had a negative impact ...
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Nepal on April 11 banned the popular online game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), saying its violent content had a negative impact on children, an official said.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Special Malaysian Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (SMART) will become a mentor to the Brunei rescue team, which wishes to get recognition from the International Search and Rescue Advisory Group, says Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
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The Special Malaysian Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (Smart) will be a mentor to the Brunei rescue team that wishes to get recognition from the International Search and Rescue Advisory Group (Ins...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 10): Axiata Group Bhd confirmed today the Supreme Court of Nepal (SC) had yesterday (April 9) issued its full written order that tax be collected from Ncell Pvt Ltd and Axiata Inve...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Axiata Group Bhd has confirmed that the Supreme Court of Nepal has issued its full written judgment in relation to the public interest litigation (PIL) concerning the former's buyout of Ncell Private Ltd.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): An otherwise normal ride to the workplace turned fatal for the driver and 11 passengers of a bus that plunged four metres into a 20-metre-deep storm ditch in a late-night trage...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — An otherwise normal ride to the workplace turned fatal for the driver and 11 passengers of a bus that plunged four metres into a 20-metre-deep storm ditch in a late-night tra...
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SEPANG: A factory bus carrying 43 MAS Kargo workers plunged into a ravine, killing 11 people including the driver, at S8, Jalan Pekeliling near the KL International Airport (KLIA) late on Sunday.
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COMMENT | In English, a male monarch is called “king”, in Arabic “malik”, in German “konig”, in Japanese “tenno” and in Danish “konge”.
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SEPANG: A factory bus carrying 43 MAS Kargo workers plunged into a ravine, killing 11 people including the driver, at S8, Jalan Pekeliling near the KL International Airport (KLIA) late on Sunday.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): AirAsia X Bhd (AAX) said today the overdue payments claimed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) are due to long outstanding payments that were not made by its form...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): AirAsia Group Bhd has asked Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, Nepal to waive around Rs 130 million in outstanding fees, according to a report by The Himalaya...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 — Budget airline AirAsia Berhad has asked Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Nepal to waive their dues related to late fees, a news report said.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): AirAsia Group Bhd has asked Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, Nepal to waive around Rs 130 million in outstanding fees, according to a report by The Himalaya...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation’s (Matrade) signature business matching programme, International Sourcing Programme, recorded over RM110 million in potenti...
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah yesterday presented instruments of appointment to three Malaysian envoys assigned to missions abroad in a ceremony held at ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: When Neelambika’s husband slapped her, she decided to end their marriage, but this only made him angrier.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — When Neelambika’s husband slapped her, she decided to end their marriage, but this only made him angrier and he began to repeatedly rape her while she tried to sleep on th...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah presented intruments of appointment to three Malaysian envoys assigned to missions abroad in a ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah presented instruments of appointment to three Malaysian envoys assigned to missions abroad in a ceremony he...
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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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PETALING JAYA: If you are a migrant worker, you’ll get better treatment in Thailand than in Malaysia, according to British labour rights activist Andy Hall.
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News has emerged that Perodua may establish a facility in India to sell its products locally and as a base to target other markets.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 4): A structured information-sharing system which will bring about better protection for Indonesian workers in Malaysia will be established now that the Social Security Organisatio...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A structured information-sharing system which will bring about better protection for Indonesian workers in Malaysia will be established now that the Social Security Organisation (Socso) ...
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SHAH ALAM: A group of foreigners fled by jumping out of a building’s windows, hiding in dumpsters and even in the ceiling, when the Selangor Immigration Department officers came knocking on their d...
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It was like a movie scene when a group of foreigners attempted to flee from authorities by jumping out of a building’s windows, hiding in dumpsters and even in the ceiling.
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LETTER | Statistics for last year’s visitor arrivals have just been released by Tourism Malaysia, and the total number that came was 25,832,354, a drop of 0.4 percent, or 116,105 fewer visitors comp...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 25): A man died and two were injured in a bomb attack outside an Axiata Group Bhd major-owned telecom company office in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.
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Malaysian communications giant Axiata yesterday said it did not exit the Singapore market to fund a reported 66 billion Nepalese rupee (S$783 million) tax bill - which surfaced just days before it ann...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 22): Axiata Group Bhd posted a net loss of RM1.66 billion for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2018 (4QFY18) — compared with a net profit of RM24.73 million a year ago — as the g...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 22 — Axiata Group Bhd swung to a net loss of RM5.03 billion in the 2018 financial year (FY18) from a net profit of RM909.48 million in the previous year due to dilution of its inve...
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Nepal’s government on Feb 20 tabled draft legislation that would impose harsh penalties for “improper” social media posts, igniting concerns it could be used to suppress freedom of speech and stifle dissent.
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Hospitality firm Oyo has launched operations in Saudi Arabia, signing deals for 50 hotels having more than 3,000 rooms across seven cities.