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January 22, 2018 5:03 AM Seacera unit bags RM202.8m housing development contract in Terengganu

PETALING JAYA: Seacera Group Bhd's wholly-owned subsidiary Seacera Builders Sdn Bhd has bagged a mixed development housing contract worth RM202.8 million from Fire Global Development Sdn Bhd. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia today, the group said the contract is for the proposed design, construction, completion and commissioning of a mixed development 3

January 22, 2018 3:35 AM Svitolina ‘working hard’ for Aussie Open success

Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina celebrates winning her Australian Open match against Czech Republic’s Denisa Allertova at the Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne January 22, 2018. — Reuters picMELBOURNE, Jan 22 ― Elina Svitolina says she is “working her a** off” to win a first Grand Slam title and become world number one after reaching the quarter-finals of the Australian 3

January 22, 2018 2:05 AM Train hits barrier in Sydney, at least 15 hurt

Injured train passengers are seen at Richmond station in Sydney, Australia, January 22, 2018. — Reuters picSYDNEY, Jan 22 — At least 15 people were injured this morning when a train crashed into a barrier in the northwest of Sydney, Australia’s largest city, and were being treated by emergency services personnel, an ambulance spokesman said. Television 5

January 22, 2018 1:03 AM Scandal-hit Thai temple helps to stage mass Buddhist event in Myanmar

Buddhist monks prepare for an alms offering ceremony organised by the Thailand's Dhammakaya Foundation at the Chanmyathazi airport in Mandalay, Myanmar, January 21, 2018. — Reuters picMANDALAY, Jan 22 — Thousands of Buddhist monks gathered in Myanmar’s second largest city yesterday for an event partly organised by a scandal-hit Thai temple whose abbot 4

January 21, 2018 3:36 PM Over 150,000 rubber smallholders yet to apply for monsoon aid

KUALA KANGSAR: The Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) has urged the 152,000 rubber smallholders who have yet to apply for the monsoon season aid (MSA) to do so before Jan 31, 2018. MRB Deputy Director-General (Policy and Operations), Dr Suarni Sumormo said out of the total figure, some 15,839 smallholders who had not submitted their applications were from Perak 5

January 21, 2018 3:15 PM Dimitrov ousts Kyrgios to reach Open quarters

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria chats with Nick Kyrgios of Australia after Dimitrov won their Australian Open match at the Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne January 21, 2018. — Reuters picMELBOURNE, Jan 21 — Bulgaria’s world No.3 Grigor Dimitrov won a gripping four-setter to knock Australia’s big hope Nick Kyrgios out of the Australian Open today. Dimitrov downed 3

January 21, 2018 3:00 PM Hot back nine lands Fleetwood fresh title

England’s Tommy Fleetwood poses with the trophy after winning the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club January 21, 2018. — Reuters picABU DHABI, Jan 21 — England’s Tommy Fleetwood successfully defended his title at the US$3 million (RM11.8 million) Abu Dhabi Championship today, shooting a seven-under par 65 round to beat compatriot 6

January 21, 2018 12:49 PM 36,000 eligible for SSPN1M incentive within two weeks

KUALA LUMPUR: The 1Malaysia National Education Savings Scheme (SSPN1M) received encouraging response with 36,000 accounts eligible for the free matching grant incentive of RM500 opened within two weeks since last Jan 8. National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) chief executive Wan Ahmad Wan Yusoff said the corporation was targeting 50,000 contributors 6

January 21, 2018 12:43 PM Three young squash players make Malaysia proud in Australia

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — Three young squash players today made Malaysia proud when they won their respective categories at the 2018 Australian Squash Junior Open Championships in Queensland, Australia, today. D. Vharshamithraa won the Girls Under 15 (U-15) category by defeating Natalie Sayes of New Zealand; 11-4, 11-5, 11-8, at Nerang Squash and Fitness 4

January 21, 2018 12:41 PM Seven of 100 top listed firms have all-male boards

PETALING JAYA: Only seven of the top 100 listed companies on Bursa Malaysia Bhd have all-male boards since the start of a campaign by the Securities Commission (SC) to at least have one female representative in these companies, by the end of 2018. In a statement released today the SC said as at Jan 17, 2018 there has been a 65% improvement in the drive 7