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Advertisement Supported by By Hannah Beech, Dharisha Bastians and Kai Schultz JAKARTA, Indonesia — The deadly attacks in Sri Lanka on Sunday highlighted how easily religious coexistence can be rippe...
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LETTER | After completing the sixth form at a public school in Petaling Jaya, I took up articleship and qualified as a certified public accountant (CPA) at one of the large international accounting fi...
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LETTER | A new controversy may be looming over the appointment of a chief justice to succeed chief justice Richard Malanjum who retired on April 12.
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LETTER | In 2015, Malaysia’s net Green House Gas (GHG) emissions stood at 50,479,060 tons while we pretended to hide behind our status as a developing nation.
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LETTER | The Penang South Reclamation (PSR) and the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) have received much attention in the past week.
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LETTER | From shopping malls to LRT stations, you are repeatedly reminded to be beware of thieves and to exercise care over your wallets and personal belongings.
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(April 22): It is no surprise that the possibility of a market “melt up” for the rest of 2019 is becoming a more common refrain among investors.
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LETTER | In a statement on April 20, the Home Ministry responded to accusations of backtracking on reforms by claiming that discussions are still ongoing with the police, Attorney-General's Chambers a...
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I often wonder if our nation wants to hear the truth, or if we are just covering up reality.
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I refer to the letter, “Time to get more people into the share market”, published in FMT.
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THE Chinese are known as one of the most hardworking races in the world, but there is always a limit to everything.
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IN conjunction with Earth Day today, Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) would like to highlight the fact that at least one-fifth of mammals found in Malaysia is facing extinction.
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ALIRAN condemns the recent assault on freedom of speech by social and cyber bullies, aided and abetted by officials who clearly need to critically examine their priorities and review their standard op...
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I REFER to the report “Debate report, govt urged” (The Star, April 20; online at bit.ly/star_report).
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BESIDE plugging all the loop holes, jailing corrupt politicians and government officials, I think the fastest way to stimulate our economy is by encouraging people to invest in the stock market.
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THE world’s celebration of Easter joy yesterday was marred bloodily by bomb blasts in three Sri Lankan churches and three prime hotels in Colombo.
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THE Defence Ministry’s (Mindef) announcement that it will no longer award honorary ranks to politicians and celebrities is most welcome.
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JOHOR Baru (JB) Sentral started operations in 2010 as an integrated transport hub in the JB city centre.
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YOURSAY | 'After all these months, there is too much bark and no bite.' Bloomberg interview - analysis was biased, facts were wrong Proles: Well said.
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Over the past three years, various concerns regarding the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) have been raised.
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The fifth decade of life witness changes in achievement, success and health.
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APRIL 21 — A building in Paris burned down and the whole world seems to be sad.
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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.
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AL-JAZEERA columnist Belen Fernandez wrote an article arguing that the intense outpouring of grief and emotion at the burning of the cathedral of Notre Dame – an inanimate object – was “misplace...
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YOURSAY | ‘It’s not right for rulers to hold up and stand in the way of our democratically elected gov’t.’ CJ nomination awaiting approval from Conference of Rulers, says Dr M Gerard Lourdesam...
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The two key components of the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) are back on track.
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AFTER winning three by-elections in a row – the Cameron Highlands MP seat and Semenyih and Rantau state seats, can the opposition make it 4-0 in the parliamentary seat of Sandakan?
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LETTER | Earlier this month, on 7 April, nine student activists leaked to the online media and also through social media a document alleged to have been the executive summary of a presentation by four...
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The state of global economy, and our own national economy, will determine and shape our cost of living.
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COMMENT | In a recent online survey conducted by the Sarawak Patriots Association on the recent defeat of the MA63 amendment bill, one of the questions was “Do you think it is wise for the Sarawak G...
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LETTER | Adelina Sao (also reported as Lisao) , 21, died in Bukit Mertajam hospital on 11th February 2018 from organ failure.
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I READ with a heavy heart some of the responses to the Notre-Dame Cathedral fire.
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WHEN addressing Kedah civil servants at Wisma Darul Aman last month, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad expressed regret that Muslims are involved in corruption when Islam prohibits it.
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THE Consumers Association of Penang and Sahabat Alam Malaysia are relieved to read the clarification by Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad that the National Physical Planning Council (NPP...
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Between Lake Geneva and the Swiss Jura, more than 100m below the surface, lies a circular tunnel, 27km in circumference, containing superconducting magnets that accelerate protons almost to the speed ...
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Pakatan Harapan (PH) swept into power largely on its promise of changes and on the premise that the BN government had failed the rakyat.
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APRIL 20 — This week is probably the first time in a very long while that nothing major from the Hollywood studios opened in local cinemas, probably in anticipation of the behemoth that is Avengers...
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THE Pakatan Harapan government could end up like Lou Bega’s Mambo No. 5, Right Said Fred’s I’m Too Sexy and Sir Mix-A-Lot’s Baby Got Back if it doesn’t handle reforms properly.
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While driving from Jalan Cochrane to Jalan Pasar in Kuala Lumpur a few days ago, I was piqued by the sight of an elderly woman carrying an adult on her bicycle.
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APRIL 19 — Dear YB, It’s been nearly a year since the Pakatan historic win.
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APRIL 19 — A recent Malaysiakini article ran the headline: “Stay loyal and don’t ask too many questions, PAS supporters told.” The article reports: “PAS vice-president Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah...
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LETTER | Reading with interest the developments and the spins in the daily press on Penang's liveability and needing more land and controlling mass tourism - it smacks of a dangerous agenda to change ...
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LETTER | As a Malaysian doctor who has done more than his fair share of contributing to the people of Sabah and Sarawak, I am disappointed with the politicians of East Malaysian states trying to amend...
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The recent controversy over the Rome Statute shows the pattern of thought by our public university academics.
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There is a Chinese adage that says, “no matter how high a mountain, there is one higher”.
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THE construction industry is known to be the catalyst for economic growth and development.
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TURN a loss to a gift – these are words used to describe the final wishes of silent mentors.
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BEING a caring parent, I wanted to see my son graduate as an aircraft maintenance engineer so I went looking around for colleges offering the course.
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TEACHERS are the largest workforce in the government sector, making up 600,000 of the 1.6 million-strong Malaysian civil service.
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YOURSAY | 'The gov't must realise that the tourist market is a very competitive one.' Encourage instead of burdening tourists – AirAsia boss disagrees with exit tax CHKS: I think AirAsia Group Bhd C...
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ALL Malaysians grow up with significant exposure to the popular culture of the United States, and most encounter some British or Australian culture or aspire to higher education in those countries, so...
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LETTER | Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) welcomes the Pakatan Harapan government’s efforts to enhance public transport when they decided to revitalise the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) as a means to con...
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The next stage in Malaysia’s catching-up process requires that economic growth be knowledge-led and not just capital-led.
Malaysia | New Economic Policy | NEP | Reform | PPP | Government expenditure | OECD | PPP | Thailand | Chile | Mexico | 59 | 2012 | 832 | 51 | 48 | 47 | 2011 | 53 | 860 | 701 | 2011 | 52 | 49 | 50 | 1 | 307 | 51 | 65 | 55 | 1970 | 53 | 48 | 2011 | 2011 | 2012
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LETTER | Recently, a law professor was reported as saying that Malaysia never has any crimes of genocide or crimes against humanity.
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On June 9, 2014, Yeo Bee Yin, then a state assemblyman in Selangor, wrote in DAP’s The Rocket that if the Kinrara-Damansara Expressway (Kidex) were to be built, it would cost RM2.4 billion or RM161 ...
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Have we gone wrong in the matriculation intake?
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After months of conflicting signals and intense behind-the-scenes negotiations, the Pakatan Harapan government finally announced that it had reached agreement with China Communications Construction Co...
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(April 18): After a presidential campaign dominated by nationalist rhetoric, the projected winner, incumbent Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, now has to face an uncomfortable reality: Indonesia is dangerousl...
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IN 1985, the Malaysian government imposed hefty tariffs on imported vehicles to safeguard and nurture the growth of its domestic automobile industry.
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I FOLLOW with great enthusiasm the ideas and concepts of the author and world renowned educationalist Sir Kenneth Robinson.
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I REFER to the letter “Protect private care patients” (The Star, April 4) by Datuk Dr S. H. Lee and the response from Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, “Patients free to cho...
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MALAYSIANS woke up to the news yesterday that the Human Rights Com­mission of Malaysia (Suhakam) chairman, Tan Sri Razali Ismail, had submitted his resignation from the post.
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IT is regrettable that Tan Sri Razali Ismail resigned as chairman of the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) a fortnight before the end of his tenure.
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THE video of the altercation between a representative of a high-end developer and purportedly dissatisfied customer that is going viral on social media now is but one of the manifestations of the huge...
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YOURSAY | ‘Mujahid must explain his reason for ‘serious concern’ over ‘de-hijabbing’ forum.’ Why fear intellectual discourse on de-hijabbing, ask forum panellists Meerkat: I salute writer ...
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YOURSAY | ‘Minister Maszlee Malik has to come clean on what's happening.’ Have we gone wrong on matriculation intake?
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Dear Tun, We would like to seek your support to compel the Penang government to look for alternatives to the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1) and the North Coast Paired Road (NCPR). We are pleased that the f...
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APRIL 18 — Dear Rev. Dr Hermen Shastri, I write to you in good faith as a fellow citizen of Malaysia to humbly ask that the Council of Churches reconsiders its decision to object to the Devourer Con...