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August 17, 2018 10:44 AM Mercury Industries' PR1MA job terminated

PETALING JAYA: Mercury Industries Bhd's 70%-owned subsidiary Paramount Bounty Sdn Bhd's (PBSB) RM73.06 million contract for the construction of 648 units of serviced apartments in Malacca under the 1Malaysia People's Housing Programme (PR1MA) has been terminated. "The project, which was initially awarded by Upaya Jernih Sdn Bhd to PBSB has been terminated 4

August 17, 2018 9:00 AM M'sia needs more neurosurgeons: Lee

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye today spoke of the need for more neurosurgeons to serve in public and private health care centres in the semi-urban and rural areas. He said that currently there were 115 practising neurosurgeons nationwide, in both government and private hospitals, supported by over 400 individuals trained in neuroscience 4

August 17, 2018 4:10 AM KPJ share price down marginally despite increase in Q2 earnings

PETALING JAYA: KPJ Healthcare Bhd’s share price fell 0.88% at noon despite posting a 31.62% rise in its net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 to RM42.34 million from RM32.17 million a year ago driven by its improved performance in Malaysia. The group said revenue for the quarter rose 2.92% to RM801.33 million from RM778.60 million a year ago. For the six months 3

August 16, 2018 3:10 PM Govt saves RM38.5m annually with dissolution of SPAD: Anthony Loke

KUALA LUMPUR: The dissolution of the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) can save the government RM38.5 million annually in terms of the cost of management expenditure, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook. He said the transition of SPAD to the Land Public Transport Agency would no longer need the involvement of personnel as members of the commission 4

August 16, 2018 11:48 AM No restriction on use of 'Merdeka' for National Day: Ministry

PUTRAJAYA: The Communication and Multimedia Ministry said today there is no restriction on the use of the word "Merdeka" in referring to the National Day celebration. The people can use terms such as Independence Day, National Day and Malaysia Day to run programmes or events related to the National Day and Malaysia Day celebrations to spur the spirit 4

August 16, 2018 3:45 AM British Council celebrates success of 'FameLab'

KUALA LUMPUR: British Council, which provides a platform to discuss science communication, celebrated the success of FameLab in Malaysia. The event titled "FameLab:Celebrating Science, Communicating Impact", also celebrated the partnership with Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT). "Communicating science effectively is a complex 2

August 16, 2018 2:13 AM Real taste of Sichuan at Dorsett

SICHUAN cuisine is one of the Chinese cuisine originated from Sichuan province, located in the southwestern China. It is known for its bold flavours which bring numbing sensation, particularly the spiciness resulting from liberal use of garlic and chili peppers, as well as unique flavour of the Sichuan peppercorn. During the promotion period of Authentically 4

August 15, 2018 4:50 PM 2018 Asian Games torch reaches Jakarta

JAKARTA: The torch for the 18th Asian Games reached Indonesia's capital Jakarta Wednesday, ending a month-long journey across the Southeast Asian archipelago nation. It was welcomed in style by marching bands, traditional dances and concerts, after starting its journey in the host country's cultural centre Yogyakarta on July 17. The flame was lit in India's 3

August 15, 2018 2:51 PM Public Bank posts 4.8% jump in Q2 net profit, declares 32 sen dividend

PETALING JAYA: Public Bank Bhd's net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 rose 4.8% to RM1.40 billion from RM1.33 billion a year ago due mainly to higher net interest income, higher income from Islamic banking business, lower loan impairment allowance and higher net fee and commission income. Revenue jumped 5.2% to RM5.44 billion compared 6

August 15, 2018 2:51 PM Mudajaya: RM119m job to build office tower terminated

Mudajaya Corp received the notice on the termination, which took effect on Monday, from KLIA Consortium on Tuesday. KLIA Associates Sdn Bhd and KLIA Consultancy Services Sdn Bhd, which formed KLIA Consortium, were appointed by Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) as the project delivery partner (PDP), and Mudajaya Corp was appointed by KLIA Consortium as the work package 4