‘Genetic counsellors needed’
KUALA LUMPUR: More genetic counsellors are needed to address preventable genetic-related health issues but there is a lack of government recognition of such a post, said Genetic Counselling Society Malaysia (GCSM) special adviser Prof Dr Thong Meow Keong.
FBM KLCI index target cut
PETALING JAYA: Analysts have reduced their 2019 target for the FBM KLCI amid lacklustre corporate earnings in the second quarter, as well as investors reducing their...
All invited to celebrations
Peter Anthony and Hajiji
KOTA KINABALU: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) Sabah leaders claimed that they did not receive any invitation to attend the state-level National Day celebrations on Sat...
'How to kill Hong Kong police' and what comes next
I find it deeply troubling that someone just tried to murder a police officer in Hong Kong and hardly anyone seems to be bothered much, as we all move on to the next cycle of news about mass protests ...
AirAsia cuts Airbus A330neo order plans
KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia Group Bhd slashed its plans for Airbus SE A330neo orders by nearly two-thirds to 12, but said it would order 30 of the new long-range A321XLR...
No application by Asian Tour since 2008
KUALA LUMPUR: The Sports Commissioner’s Office (SCO) has confirmed it has not received any application from the Singapore-based organiser of professional golf tournament Asian Tour for events held i...
Governor brings big tech to the table after El Paso attack
Texas Governor Greg Abbott called Aug 19 for the help of big tech platforms in the wake of an El Paso mass shooting that authorities say was carried out by a gunman who posted a racist screed online before killing 22 people at a Walmart.
HSL gets RM104.5mil contract
PETALING JAYA: Hock Seng Lee Bhd (HSL) has received a letter of acceptance from the Sarawak Works Department for a project valued at RM104.51mil, which it had obtained through an open tender exercise.
Health Ministry probes ‘Ghost Smoke’ candy
PETALING JAYA: The Health Ministry’s Food Safety and Quality Division has begun its investigation into ‘the Ghost Smoke’ candy that were reported to be sold freely in Sabah towns.
China's answer to Nasdaq set to begin trading
SHANGHAI, July 22 ― Trading begins today on a new Nasdaq-style technology board in Shanghai that represents one of China's most significant market reforms, and a potential weapon in its growing tech...
China’s Xiaomi continues chip strategy revamp
SHANGHAI: China’s Xiaomi Corp has taken a stake of roughly 6% in compatriot chip designer VeriSilicon Holdings Co Ltd, as the smartphone maker revamps its years-long pursuit of success in semiconductors which it sees as central to driving innovation.
China's Xiaomi continues chip strategy revamp
SHANGHAI: China's Xiaomi Corp has taken a stake of roughly 6% in compatriot chip designer VeriSilicon Holdings Co Ltd, as the smartphone maker revamps its years-long pursuit of success in semiconductors which it sees as central to driving innovation.
Hunt is on for fish-bombing suspects
KOTA KINABALU: The police are on the hunt for two suspects in connection with alleged fish-bombing activities that led to the death of three divers in Sabah’s renowned dive site of Semporna on the east coast.
Koenigsegg sees red over Bonhams
PETALING JAYA: Good morning one percenters. If you didn't already hear about the Bonhams' auction of seized supercars from an African dictator's son which is only happening this September, there's al...
Empower our local workers with a living wage
THE Human Resources Minister’s announcement that he has approached ambassdors of Africian nations about the possibility of providing workers for our plantation sector is a matter of concern for us.
Yoursay: PAS and Umno are stuck in the past
YOURSAY | ‘The idea that Umno and PAS do not need support of non-Malays and moderate Malays is nonsense.’ PAS’ post-GE14 waiting game David Dass: PAS under Abdul Hadi Awang has been taken on an ...