Sun, 26 May 2019, 9:10 PM
ADVERTISE with The Malaysian Pulse!

Topic: President

SoyaCincau.com:
Share
Bukalapak becomes the first e-commerce platform from Indonesia to expand its reach in Malaysia and other countries within the region through its BukaGlobal platform.
Malay Mail:
Share
BEIJING, May 26 — China is digging in for a tough period of deteriorating ties with the United States, fanning the flames of patriotism with Korean War films, a viral song on the trade war, and edit...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 — It appears that Sony Mobile is almost as good as dead since it has announced its withdrawal from several markets worldwide.
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 25): Malaysians should not wait for occasions such as the fasting month, Hari Raya, a crisis or emergency to lend a helping hand for the less fortunate.
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians should not wait for occasions such as the fasting month, Hari Raya, a crisis or emergency to lend a helping hand for the less fortunate.
Malaysiakini:
Share
US President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over US$8 billion worth of weapons to Sa...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 — Malaysians should not wait for occasions such as the fasting month, Hari Raya, a crisis or emergency to lend a helping hand for the less fortunate.
Malay Mail:
Share
NEW YORK, May 24 — US stocks posted broad-based gains today, ahead of a long weekend, as sentiment was buoyed by optimistic comments by President Donald Trump that the protracted trade war with Chin...
theSun:
Share
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Court of Appeal yesterday granted Malaysian Pannir Selvam a/l Pranthaman’s application to stay his execution and enable him to challenge the clemency process.
Channel NewsAsia:
Share
SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has said that the clemency petitions for a Malaysian who faces the death sentence were "carefully considered", in response to Malaysian media reports.
Channel NewsAsia:
Share
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.
theSun:
Share
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Court of Appeal today granted Malaysian Pannir Selvam a/l Pranthaman’s application to stay his execution and enable him to challenge the clemency process.
The Edge Markets:
Share
U.S. US$16 bil farm aid program to help expand markets — USDA's Perdue Source: Reuters WASHINGTON (May 23): U.S. President Donald Trump's US$16 billion aid program will help American farmers hurt by...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Court of Appeal today granted Malaysian Pannir Selvam Pranthaman’s application to stay his execution and enable him to challenge the clemency process.
theSun:
Share
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Court of Appeal today granted Malaysian Pannir Selvam a/l Pranthaman’s application to stay his execution and enable him to challenge the clemency process.
Malaysiakini:
Share
LETTER | The late Sultan Ahmad Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar, who passed away peacefully yesterday, May 22, after a prolonged illness at the National Heart Institute in Kuala Lumpur, was well kn...
The Star:
Share
TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will treat US President Donald Trump to an imperial banquet, front row seats at a sumo tournament and a trip to the country’s biggest warship on a state visit as Tokyo seeks to avoid a bust-up over trade.
Malay Mail:
Share
MAY 22 ― Is the United States, and its allies, heading for war with Iran?
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: KUB Malaysia Bhd is targeting to dispose some of its assets, including oil palm plantation land and a mill in Sarawak, to improve cash flow.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has congratulated President Joko Widodo on his re-election for the 2019-2024 term by winning the Indonesian presidential elections (Pilpres).
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has congratulated Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on his re-election for the 2019-2024 term by winning the 2019 Indonesian Presidential E...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has congratulated President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on his re-election for the 2019-2024 term by winning the 2019 Indonesian Presidential E...
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has congratulated president Joko Widodo, who is commonly known as Jokowi, on his re-election for the 2019-2024 term by winning the 2019 Indonesian Presidential Elections (Pilpres).
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has congratulated President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on his re-election for the 2019-2024 term by winning the 2019 Indonesian Presidential Ele...
Malaysiakini:
Share
Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) was announced the winner of the Indonesian Presidential Election (Pilpres) 2019, to continue leading the world’s third largest democratic country for the nex...
Star TV:
Share
In an interview broadcast on Fox News on May 19 night, US President Donald Trump said his administration's tariffs on Chinese goods are causing companies to move production out of China to Vietnam and...
The Straits Times:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR • A controversy has broken out in Malaysia over postage stamps bearing a famous local church, amid a tussle between the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government and Malay groups.
The Star:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Lawyers for Liberty is urging the Singaporean government not to proceed with the execution of Malaysian P. Pannir Selvam.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 ― Legal advocacy group Lawyers For Liberty today accused the Singapore government of bulldozing through procedures to hang another Malaysian who was found to merely be a drug co...
The Star:
Share
PUTRAJAYA: The Chief Justice has called on the public to write to her directly if there were any allegations of misconduct on the part of judges instead of airing their grievances on improper channels, especially social media.
theSun:
Share
PUTRAJAYA: Actions will be taken against those who tarnish the judiciary’s image and dignity, says Chief Justice Datuk Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.
The Edge Markets:
Share
PUTRAJAYA (May 17): Action will be taken against those who tarnish the judiciary's image and dignity, said Chief Justice Datuk Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.
Malay Mail:
Share
PUTRAJAYA, May 17 — Actions will be taken against those who tarnish the judiciary’s image and dignity, says Chief Justice Datuk Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.
The Star:
Share
SYDNEY: Asian shares suffered a fresh bout of the shakes on Friday as tough words on trade from China's media drowned out upbeat news on the U.S. economy and corporate earnings.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The volatility on the FBM KLCI continued on Friday following a series of ups and downs over the course of the week.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 17): The FBM KLCI rose 0.64% at mid-morning today, tracking the gains at most regional markets.
The Star:
Share
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will give the EU and Japan 180 days to agree to a deal that would “limit or restrict” imports into the U.S. of automobiles and their parts in return for delaying new auto tariffs, according to a draft executive order seen by Bloomberg.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 16): The FBM KLCI remained in negative territory at mid-morning today, dragged by losses including at Hartalega Holdings Bhd and Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB). At 10.01am, th...
Malaysiakini:
Share
US President Donald Trump will visit South Korea next month for a summit with President Moon Jae In expected to focus on North Korea and the bilateral alliance, both sides announced Wednesday.
The Star:
Share
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order declaring a national emergency and barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk, paving the way for a ban on doing business with China's Huawei Technologies Co.
AutoBuzz.my:
Share
Aston Martin’s first-ever electric vehicle (EV) was recently unleashed onto the streets of Monaco in conjunction with the Formula E Monaco ePrix. The Aston Martin Rapide E was put to the test by Ast...
Malay Mail:
Share
LONDON, May 15 — UK shares rose as risk sentiment picked up after comments from President Donald Trump playing down Washington’s trade war with Beijing, while a slew of earnings reports drove majo...
Malay Mail:
Share
TOKYO, May 15 — Asian stocks rebounded from a 3-1/2-month low today as a slight softening in rhetoric from US President Donald Trump eased worries about the US-China tariff war, and on expectations ...
Malay Mail:
Share
LONDON,  May 14 — British shares bounced back as investors returned to equities after US President Donald Trump predicted trade talks with China would be successful, and an appetite for vegan sausa...
Malaysiakini:
Share
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s allies held the top spots as unofficial results of a mid-term Senate election trickled in on Monday, signalling broad public backing for the maverick leader.
Malay Mail:
Share
WASHINGTON, May 14 — The US-China trade war escalated yesterday as Beijing announced it would raise painful tariffs on US$60 billion (RM249.8 billion) in US exports by next month, responding in kind...
Malay Mail:
Share
WASHINGTON, May 13 — President Donald Trump today warned China not to retaliate after Washington raised punitive duties on US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports to 25 per cent from 10 per cent.
The Star:
Share
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg hailed France's efforts to regulate hateful content online as a model for the European Union after meeting President Emmanuel Macron in Paris.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
The coalition of groups bent on destabilising the Pakatan Harapan government is using post-truth politics and disinformation, targeting disgruntled and susceptible Malays.
The Star:
Share
THE Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), previously known as the One Belt One Road Initiative, consists primarily of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-century Maritime Silk Road.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 13): The FBM KLCI fell 0.29% at mid-morning today, tracking losses at regional markets.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 10): The FBM KLCI ticked up in early trade Friday, taking cue from regional markets, lifted by select blue chips.
Malay Mail:
Share
LONDON, May 9 — World stock markets sank again today on heightened China-US tensions before make-or-break trade talks in Washington, dealers said.
Malay Mail:
Share
WASHINGTON, May 9 ― President Donald Trump has repeatedly boasted that the tariffs he has imposed on trading partners are a financial windfall for the US treasury, but research shows it is Americans...
Malay Mail:
Share
SYDNEY, May 9 ― Asian shares fell to six-week lows today as tensions rose ahead of last ditch US-China trade talks which could sharply alter the direction of the global economy.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: US President Donald Trump’s threat about additional tariffs on Chinese goods continued to worry investors and the FBM KLCI extended its losses in early Thursday trade.
Malay Mail:
Share
SHANGHAI, May 9 ― A global stock rout earlier this week reminded investors about the power of the US President's Twitter account, but in China, where selling was heaviest, a ban on media coverage of...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) will revise its base lending rate (BLR) and base rate (BR) by 20 basis points (bps) effective tomorrow in line with the cut in Bank Negara Malaysia ...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) will revise its base lending rate (BLR) and base rate (BR) by 20 basis points (bps) effective tomorrow in line with the cut in Bank Negara Malaysia ...
Malay Mail:
Share
SHANGHAI, May 8 — A global stock rout earlier this week reminded investors about the power of the US President’s Twitter account, but in China, where selling was heaviest, a ban on media coverage ...
Malay Mail:
Share
TOKYO, May 8 ― Asian equities tracked Wall Street's slide today, while investors switched to safe-haven government bonds, driven by fears that global growth will suffer as a potential trade deal bet...
Malay Mail:
Share
LONDON, May 7 — Equity investors ran for cover again today as it dawned on markets that US President Donald Trump’s trade war threat against China could be deadly serious.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: The US-China trade deal talks are still in sight despite the latest threat by US President Donald Trump to raise tariffs on US$200bil worth of Chinese goods to 25% from 10%.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures fell to their lowest in more than five months on Monday as U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to increase tariffs on Chinese imports risked prospects of a trade deal, sending commodities and stock markets lower.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Malaysian palm oil futures fell to their lowest in more than five months on Monday, as U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to increase tariffs on Chinese imports risked prospec...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Malaysian palm oil futures fell to their lowest in more than five months on Monday as US President Donald Trump's threats to increase tariffs on Chinese imports risked prospects ...
SoyaCincau.com:
Share
Axiata Group Berhad and Digi.com have suspended trading today pending a release of a material announcement.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): The FBM KLCI fell 0.33% in early trade this morning, tracking the slide at regional markets after US Preident Donald Trump said he will increase tariffs on US$200 billion of Chin...
The Star:
Share
SHANGHAI: Asian equities tumbled, oil prices plunged and the safe-haven yen strengthened early on Monday as trade negotiations between China and the United States deteriorated suddenly, reversing apparent progress made in recent months.
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: US President Donald Trump’s threat to hike US tariffs on US$200bil worth of Chinese goods this week and target hundreds of billions more soon is “political posturing”, says SPI Asset Management managing partner Stephen Innes.
The Star:
Share
PENAMPANG: The Sabah government does not have the authority to issue identity cards and passports to any individual, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
Malay Mail:
Share
PENAMPANG, May 5 — The Sabah government does not have the authority to issue identity cards and passports to any individual, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
theSun:
Share
PENAMPANG: The Sabah government does not have the authority to issue identity cards and passports to any individual, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
theSun:
Share
PENAMPANG: President of Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has reminded party members to inculcate noble values in fighting for the rights of the people and upholding the party...
Malay Mail:
Share
PENAMPANG, May 5 — President of Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has reminded party members to inculcate noble values in fighting for the rights of the people and upholding...
Malay Mail:
Share
MAY 4 — Rom-coms used to be really big business in the 90s, with Hollywood studios churning them out one after another, especially after the huge box-office success of Sleepless In Seattle.
theSun:
Share
WASHINGTON: Malaysia along with seven other countries were given permission by the US State Deparment to rent luxury condominiums in New York’s Trump World Tower in 2017 without approval from Congre...
AutoBuzz.my:
Share
Perodua is maintaining a strong momentum for the first four months of 2019, delivering 82,700 new cars from January to end-April 2019.
Malaysiakini:
Share
The US State Department allowed at least seven foreign governments, including Malaysia, to rent luxury condominiums in New York’s Trump World Tower in 2017 without approval from Congress, according ...
kopiandproperty.com:
Share
There are many Real Estate Agents (REAs) and Real Estate Negotiators (RENs) who are dedicated in their service to their customers.
The Star:
Share
WASHINGTON: The U.S. State Department allowed at least seven foreign governments to rent luxury condominiums in New York's Trump World Tower in 2017 without approval from Congress, according to documents and people familiar with the leases, a potential violation of the U.S. Constitution's emoluments clause
Malay Mail:
Share
WASHINGTON, May 1 — US President Donald Trump’s unexpected decision to ban all Iranian oil purchases after May 1 — ending exemptions for eight nations — came after hawkish economic and securit...
The Star:
Share
NEW YORK: US President Donald Trump, along with his family and businesses, sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One in an attempt to stop them from complying with Congressional subpoenas issued as part of a probe into foreign political influence.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday called for a military uprising to oust President Nicolas Maduro and armed factions clashed at a protest outside a Caracas air base as the country hi...
Malay Mail:
Share
WASHINGTON, April 30 — US President Donald Trump, three of his children and seven of his companies filed a federal lawsuit yesterday against Deutsche Bank and Capital One Financial Corp to block the...
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s second visit to China has put the Malaysia-China bilateral relations into a broader perspective for the future, said the China-Asean Business A...
AutoBuzz.my:
Share
There is no denying that the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera is a work of art and what better way to enjoy the car than folding the roof away for the ultimate open-top driving experience.
Malay Mail:
Share
KLANG, April 24 — President of a non-governmental organisation Jaringan Melayu Malaysia (JMM) Datuk Azwanddin Hamzah pleaded not guilty in separate Magistrate’s Courts today to two charges of crim...
Digital News Asia:
Share
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has announced the appointment of Fadzli Shah Anuar (pic) as MDEC’s new Chief Strategy Officer, effective from 16th April 2019.
Digital News Asia:
Share
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has announced the appointment of Fadzli Shah Anuar (pic) as MDEC’s new Chief Strategy Officer, effective from 16th April 2019.
The Edge Markets:
Share
PUTRAJAYA (April 23): Malaysia and China's bilateral relations are set to enter a new chapter, heralding a brighter and vibrant friendship as Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad begins his official...
The Edge Markets:
Share
(April 23): Stocks in Asia are set for modest gains after U.S. equities edged higher as investors awaited a deluge of earnings news.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Malay Mail:
Share
TOKYO, April 22 — Asian shares were steady today as investors took stock of recent data suggesting global growth may be stabilising, while oil prices spiked on a report the US is likely to ask all i...
The Star:
Share
MUHAMMAD Rofiqul A’la is a jovial and portly thirty-nine year old farmer and kyai (or ustaz) from Jember in the densely populated province of East Java.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Congressional Democrats on Friday took legal action to get hold of all of US Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s evidence from his inquiry into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, as the probe’s f...
Malaysiakini:
Share
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on his inquiry into Russia's role in the 2016 US election described in extensive and sometimes unflattering detail how President Donald Trump tried to impede th...
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: AmBank (M) Berhad (“AmBank”) and Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (“CGC”) have entered a new strategic partnership to fulfil the financing needs of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
The Star:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be meeting with China’s President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang separately when he visits Beijing next week, says China's Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian on Thursday (April 18).
The Straits Times:
Share
Indonesia's election watchdog said that about 320,000 Indonesians living in Malaysia who cast their ballots via mail should vote again in the presidential and legislative polls, as investigation indic...