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August 25, 2018 6:56 AM Awards not merely for those who support leaders in power: Mahathir

LANGKAWI: Awards will only be given to those who serve the nation and not for individuals whose only contribution is supporting leaders in power, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He said the conferring of honours should not be taken lightly as had been done by the previous Barisan Nasional government. "When Najib was in power, everyone got rewarded 7

August 24, 2018 9:51 AM King will not confer titles in conjunction with official birthday celebration

PETALING JAYA: In a break with tradition, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V will not confer titles in conjunction with his official birthday celebrations next month. According to an exclusive news report by an online news portal, this was confirmed by an officer from the Prime Minister's Office. Another source told the portal that the Agong would 10

August 13, 2018 1:28 PM Maybank IB named best investment bank for fourth time

KUALA LUMPUR: Maybank Investment Bank Bhd (Maybank IB) was named the best Malaysian investment bank for the fourth time in a row in the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2018. According to Euromoney, the accolade has been conferred on Maybank for its strong performance during the period under review. “Maybank IB had gone from strength to strength as a regional 14

August 11, 2018 7:54 AM LeBron James to make Lakers home debut against Rockets

LOS ANGELES: LeBron James will make his Los Angeles Lakers' home debut on October 20 against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center arena, the National Basketball Association announced on Friday. The four-time league MVP James, who left the Cleveland Cavaliers last month to sign with the Lakers, and his new teammates travel to Portland on the 18th for their 20

August 7, 2018 1:44 PM Russia holds funerals for journalists shot in C. Africa

MOSCOW: Russia on Tuesday held funerals for three journalists killed in the Central African Republic who were investigating a shadowy Russian mercenary group for a media project founded by Kremlin foe Mikhail Khodorkovsky. The three men, reporter Orkhan Dzhemal, director Alexander Rastorguyev and cameraman Kirill Radchenko, were killed on July 30 shortly 13

August 1, 2018 2:14 PM TM reiterates commitment to business integrity

KUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) has reiterated that the company has the highest code of conduct in corporate governance and integrity, and undergoes continuous improvement while adhering to industry best practices. "We are committed to maintaining the highest degree of integrity, transparency and accountability in the conduct of our business 14

July 24, 2018 2:09 PM DPM lauds women award winners

PUTRAJAYA: Dr Siti Khayriyyah Mohd Hanafiah's recognition as the "World's Best Science Communicator" showed that Malaysian women are capable of competing on the world stage, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today. Siti Khayriyyah won the award at the 11th Famelab International competition at the Cheltenham Science Festival 11

July 24, 2018 4:55 AM USM vice-chancellor nominated for 'Tokoh Srikandi Malaysia'

GEORGE TOWN: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Asma Ismail has been selected as the top recipient of the "Tokoh Srikandi Malaysia" (National Heroine Leadership Awards). She was nominated based on her outstanding leadership of the public university. The awards ceremony was organised by the Federation of Peninsular Malaysia 9

July 21, 2018 10:34 AM One Sabah school still closed due to HFMD

SANDAKAN: Only one school in Sabah remains closed following the hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) outbreak early this month. State Education Department director Datuk Maimunah Suhaibol said Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina (SJKC) Chung Hwa in Sipitang, was the only school closed now. She said the nine other schools in the state that were closed earlier 10

July 19, 2018 9:56 AM Get ‘with it’ at the cleverer Kancil

The Association of Accredited Advertising Agents of Malaysia (4A's) will host its first Kancil Creative Festival this July 26 and 27. Held at Ruang by ThinkCity, KL, the creative festival themed "Celebrating humanity in creativity, technology and culture" will gather some of the most innovative minds across diverse backgrounds. These include MP of Lembah 17