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SEOUL, June 26 — South Korea and Saudi Arabia signed an US$8.3 billion (RM34.4 billion) economic cooperation pact today during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s first visit to Seoul, as the oil-r...
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A PAS delegate at the party’s recent muktamar called for the abolition of Mandarin-medium schools and proposed Arabic as the language of instruction.
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TOKYO, June 26 — Concerns over trade, conflict and oil will dominate a summit of the Group of 20 major economies in Japan this weekend, with attention focused on a meeting between the leaders of the...
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The Trump administration prepared to launch its US$50 billion (RM207 billion) economic formula for Israeli-Palestinian peace in Bahrain on Tuesday but the Palestinian leadership reiterated its disdain...
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PETALING JAYA: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has appointed Shahazwan Harris as its chief international officer to lead International Asset Group (IAG), a new division in TNB that will deliver new growth prospects from the company’s overseas ventures.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has appointed Shahazwan Harris as its chief international officer to lead its international asset group (IAG) and his appointment will take effect from July 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has appointed Shahazwan Harris as the chief international officer of its International Asset Group division, effective July 1 (Monday).
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Yemen’s Houthi movement launched an attack on Abha civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia yesterday that killed one person and wounded seven others, the Saudi-led coalition battling the group in ...
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US President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was not seeking war with Tehran after a senior Iranian military commander warned any conflict in the Gulf region could spread uncontrollably and threaten th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): Ex-PM Datuk Seri Najib Razak said the recent Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) 41 civil forfeiture suits to recover RM270 million belonging to 1Malaysia Developme...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 — Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has claimed the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) 41 civil forfeiture suits to recover RM270 million belonging to 1...
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Vestiaire Collective, a global ecommerce platform for pre-owned luxury fashion items, raised around US$45 million in a funding round led by its CEO and Lazada founder Max Bittner and French investment...
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PUTRAJAYA (June 20): Malaysian pineapples especially the MD2 variety are gaining popularity and have the potential for development as an industry to match the success of the Musang King durian, said A...
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Iran has shot down a US military drone which the elite Revolutionary Guards said was flying over southern Iran, raising fears that a major military confrontation could erupt between Tehran and Washing...
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PETALING JAYA: More than 50% of Malaysians believe people claiming to be refugees and entering the country are economic migrants and want to claim welfare benefits, says an independent market research firm.
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Evidence suggests Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohamed Salman and other senior Saudi officials are liable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a UN rights investigator said today.
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VIENNA, June 19 — Major oil-producing countries meet in Vienna on July 1 and 2, the Opec website and a delegate said today, after the biannual gathering had been postponed several times.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 — The US$16 billion (RM66 billion) Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project in Johor is set to begin operations somewhere in the fourth quarter of 2019...
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(June 18): Asian stocks were set for a muted start Tuesday as traders bided their time ahead of this week’s key Federal Reserve decision.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians should brace for tough times ahead as the economy is facing real problems amid an intractable external situation which is deteriorating almost on a daily basis, warns a promin...
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Malaysians should brace for tough times ahead as the economy is facing real problems amid an intractable external situation which is deteriorating almost on a daily basis, warns a prominent economist.
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Dr Jomo Kwame Sundaram – Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians should brace for tough times ahead as the economy is facing real problems amid an intractable external situation which is deteriorati...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prominent economist KS Jomo today warned Malaysians to brace for tough times ahead, saying the economy is facing real problems amid an intractable external situation which is deteriorati...
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Faced with the possibility of being served with an extradition order to return to India to face charges of money laundering, Dr Zakir Naik appears to be playing the victim and insisting on special tre...
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PETALING JAYA: The Canadian government today sought to clarify media reports stating that the country has no plans to take back its plastic waste in Malaysia, saying it issued the statement in regards...
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(June 17): Asian stocks looked set to start Monday on the back foot ahead of a big week for central-bank policy.
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Washington: Saudi Arabia is committed to selling shares in Saudi Aramco as soon as next year, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said in an interview with the Saudi-owned Ahsarq Al Awsat newspaper.
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RIYADH, June 16 — Saudi Arabia remains committed to selling shares in national oil conglomerate Aramco through an initial public offering but only at the right time, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman...
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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's crown prince said on Sunday that the government will finalise privatisation deals worth 2 billion riyals ($533 million) before the end of this year, according to an interview with the Saudi-owned Asharq al-Awsat newspaper.
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Saudi Arabia called for swift action to secure Gulf energy supplies and joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in a vital shipping route that have raised fears of broa...
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RIYADH, June 16 — Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said today that the government will finalise privatisation deals worth 2 billion riyals (US$533 million) before the end of this year, according to an ...
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TALK about hypocrisy. When Huawei’s global cybersecurity and privacy officer, John Suffolk, appeared before a hearing at the House of Commons on Monday, he was bombarded with a barrage of tough ques...
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DUBAI, June 16 — Saudi Arabia and the UAE yesterday called for decisive action to protect energy supplies amid a tense US-Iran standoff as two tankers attacked in a vital Gulf shipping channel heade...
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PARIT BUNTAR: The Cabinet has approved forming a special committee to study all aspects of the proposal to set up a Special Marriages, Hadhanah (child custody) and Nafkah (maintenance) Court.
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KARUIZAWA, Japan, June 15 — Energy ministers from the Group of 20 major economies have shared concerns over attacks on tankers in the Gulf and will collaborate to maintain stability in the oil marke...
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PARIT BUNTAR: The Cabinet has approved forming a committee to look into the setting up of a special court to handle maintenance and child custody cases in Islamic marriages.
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PARIT  BUNTAR, June 15 — The Cabinet has approved forming a special committee to study all aspects of the proposal to set up a Special Marriages, Hadhanah (child custody) and Nafkah (maintenance) C...
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The United States on Friday blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf and said it was seeking international consensus about the threat to shipping, despite Tehran denying ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has called for an open, transparent and objective international investigation into Thursday’s attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 14 — Malaysia has called for an open, transparent and objective international investigation into yesterday’s attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
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PUTRAJAYA - Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz's actions were "shocking" and unlike him, says his boss, Deputy Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin.
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The United States blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday that drove up oil prices and raised concerns about a new US-Iranian confrontation.
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Malaysia strongly condemned the missile attack on the Abha International Airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia’s Asir Province on Wednesday, which left 26 people injured.
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PUTRAJAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz's actions were "shocking" and unlike him, says his boss, Deputy Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 14 — Malaysia strongly condemns the missile attack on the Abha International Airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia’s Asir Province which left 26 people injured yesterday.
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PUTRAJAYA: Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz’s actions were “shocking” and unlike him, says his boss, Deputy Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 13 — Malaysia strongly condemns the missile attack on the Abha International Airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia’s Asir Province which left 26 people injured yesterday.
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PUTRAJAYA: Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz has been suspended from his duties as private secretary to Deputy Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin with immediate effect.
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SEOUL: Oil rebounded from near the lowest level in five months after two tankers were damaged in a suspected attack in the Gulf of Oman.
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LONDON: Oil demand is shrivelling as the trade war between the United States and China trips up the global economy.
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KUALA LUMPUR: SoftBank Group Corp is working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc to raise money for its second US$100bil (RM415.7bil) technology investment fund and will begin formally soliciting investors in July, according to sources.
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The Trump administration is pressing Saudi Arabia to show “tangible progress” toward holding to account those behind the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and wants them to do so before ...
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(June 11): In a commodity business, cost is king.
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NEW YORK: Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday as U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude and as major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia had yet to agree on extending an output-cutting deal.
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MELAKA - Malaysia has the right not to extradite controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik to India, if it feels he is not going to be accorded justice, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday ...
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WITH a June 27 deadline looming, Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Bhd (MIDF) and Al Rajhi Banking & Investment Corp (M) Bhd (Al Rajhi Malaysia) are scrambling to reach a merger deal, sources s...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 7): Just imagine this: plastic milk bottles infested with maggots find their way to Malaysian shores after their contents are consumed by Australians.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 10): Malaysian palm oil futures fell to a two-week low in early trade on Monday, weighed down by losses in overnight soyoil on the U.S. Chicago Board of Trade.
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SINGAPORE: Oil prices rose on Monday after Saudi Arabia said producer club OPEC and Russia were likely to keep withholding supplies, and in relief that the United States and Mexico averted a trade war that would have damaged the global economy.
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KUALA LUMPUR: More stringent checks will be carried out on containers at all the ports to ensure no prohibited plastic waste enters the country.
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KUALA LUMPUR: More stringent checks will be carried out on containers at all the ports to ensure that no prohibited plastic waste enters the country.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): More stringent checks will be carried out on containers at all ports to ensure that no prohibited plastic waste enters the country.
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More stringent checks will be carried out on containers at all ports to ensure that no prohibited plastic waste enters the country.
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FUKUOKA, June 9 — Ballooning healthcare costs, labour shortages and financial services for the elderly: for the first time today, the world’s top policymakers are tackling economic issues relating...
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PETALING JAYA: Tighter checks will be carried out on containers across all ports to ensure that no banned plastic waste enters the country.
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GENEVA, June 8 — Iran has no plans to leave the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries despite being treated like an enemy by some fellow members, Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said in an i...
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THE first three months of the year have been the best quarter for oil traders in recent years. Vitol, which is the largest independent energy trader in the world with 350 partners spread across the globe, made a clean profit of US$600mil (RM2.48bil) in the first quarter from the trading of oil.However, repeating the feat would be difficult.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 7): Just imagine this: plastic milk bottles infested with maggots find their way to Malaysian shores after their contents are consumed by Australians.
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ST PETERSBURG, June 7 — Opec is close to agreeing to extend an oil supply-cutting agreement beyond June, Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said today, though the question is how to accommodate partic...
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(June 7): Southeast Asian nations no longer want your trash.
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THE Middle East and China are two of the most lucrative tourism markets for Malaysia.
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LONDON: OPEC and its partners will take the current "economic bearishness” into account when they meet in coming weeks, and are committed to keeping oil markets balanced this year and beyond, its top official said.
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Newly appointed MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya is no longer a PKR member, said party secretary-general Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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PUTRAJAYA, June 5 — New Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Latheefa Koya is no longer a PKR member, party secretary-general Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail confirmed...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Cabinet was unaware of the decision to appoint Latheefa Koya as the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner, say several ministers.
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(June 4): Asia traders will look to see if stocks can stabilize Tuesday amid a technology rout that sank Nasdaq shares and a rally in Treasuries on growing conviction the Federal Reserve will cut inte...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 3): Malaysia’s trade in April 2019 expanded by 2.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) to RM159.55 billion, compared with April 2018.
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HAS Opec reached the point where the benefit of bringing in outsiders to achieve its goals is outweighed by the difficulty of managing the expanded group? It certainly seems so.
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HAS OPEC reached the point where the benefit of bringing in outsiders to achieve its goals is outweighed by the difficulty of managing the expanded group? It certainly seems so.
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MECCA: The 14th Session of the Islamic Summit Conference (OIC Summit) ended with leaders underlining the Palestinian cause as the central issue of Islamic nations.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has conveyed her condolences to the family of former Indonesian first lady Ani Yudhoyono, who died today.
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MAKKAH (Bernama): Former Malaysian ambassador to France Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah has been appointed Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Special Envoy for Peace in Southern Philippines.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A special memorandum was sent to President Donald Trump through the US Embassy’s representative here yesterday to object the ‘Deal of the Century’ which is supposed to find a solut...
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MECCA, June 1 — Saudi Arabia’s King Salman today warned that “terrorist” attacks in the Gulf region could imperil global oil supplies, as he sought to galvanise support among Islamic countries...
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JEDDAH: Malaysians in Saudi Arabia have been asked to help the government rebuild the country following the change in government last year.
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Established in 1982, Sabah Forest Industries Sdn Bhd (SFI) is one of the largest timber growers and wood processors in Malaysia.
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MAKKAH (May 30): Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived in Saudi Arabia on Thursday to participate in the 14th Session of the Islamic Summit Conference (OIC Summit).
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MECCA, May 30 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived in Saudi Arabia today to participate in the 14th Session of the Islamic Summit Conference (OIC Summit).
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MECCA (Bernama): Datuk Seri Wan Azizah Wan Ismail will be leading a Malaysian delegation to the 14th Session of the Islamic Summit Conference (OIC Summit) in Saudi Arabia on Friday (May 31).
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MAKKAH: Saudi Arabia will thoroughly study Malaysia’s request for an increase in haj quota this year, said Saudi’s Minister of Haj and Umrah Muhammad Saleh bin Taher Benten.
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MECCA, May 30 — Saudi Arabia will thoroughly study Malaysia’s request for an increase in haj quota this year, said Saudi’s Minister of Haj and Umrah Muhammad Saleh bin Taher Benten.
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PUTRAJAYA: Tourism arrivals and spending saw a healthy increase in the first three months of this year.
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PUTRAJAYA, 29 — Aggressive promoting and marketing campaigns on the international stage by the Tourism Ministry has resulted in over 6.6 million tourists visiting the country in the first three mont...
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PORT KLANG: Even Bangladesh is sending its contaminated plastic waste to Malaysia.
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PORT KLANG: Dirty plastic cups from Saudi Arabia, compact discs from Bangladesh and used charging wires from the United States.
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I, Robot was a movie which made me wonder what happens when the Artificial Intelligence (A.I) which is developed by us turns rogue.
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Malaysia will send back plastic scrap imported illegally from several countries, including Singapore and Bangladesh, Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Yeo Bee Yin...
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PORT KLANG: Malaysia will ship back 3,000 metric tonnes of plastic waste, Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin said today.
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PORT KLANG: Malaysia will ship back 3,000 metric tonnes of plastic waste, Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin said today.
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KLANG (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Plastic waste from Bangladesh has been found to be shipped into Malaysia, as a container of waste was among nine opened and displayed to the media at Westport on T...