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June 18, 2018 10:36 AM Formation of single multi-racial party takes time to implement: Abang Johari

KUCHING: The view to form a single multi-racial party in Sarawak has been taken into consideration but such a proposal will take time to be implemented, said Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. "We take into account the proposal, but it is an evolution that we should not rush into even if the people have views on it or say the time has come ... Understand 4

June 15, 2018 6:09 AM SoftBank plans US$60-100b investment in solar in India: Report

TOKYO: Japan's SoftBank is planning to invest between US$60-100 billion in a solar power project in India, a Japanese report said Friday, as the firm looks to expand its interests into various sectors. The report by public broadcaster NHK comes after SoftBank announced in March it would partner Saudi Arabia on a multi-billion dollar solar project that the company's 8

June 13, 2018 7:27 AM Australia agrees Solomons internet cable after China concern

SYDNEY: Australia will help fund and build an undersea communications cable to the Solomon Islands, it was agreed Wednesday after the Pacific nation was convinced to drop a contract with Chinese company Huawei. The impoverished country and Huawei inked a deal in late 2016 to construct the fibre-optic cable from Australia to Honiara to improve its often 8

June 13, 2018 2:38 AM Sell your assets and donate to Tabung Harapan, MCA told

PETALING JAYA: Don't just quit the Barisan Nasional (BN), sell off our your assets and help to reduce the national debt of RM1 trillion, the MCA has been told. DAP's Kepong MP Lim Lip Eng (pix) today urged the Chinese party to show remorse for its association with those alleged to have "robbed" the country. "To make amends, MCA should donate part of the party's 4

June 12, 2018 4:36 AM Huh? China stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'

BEIJING: Chinese social media users are scratching their heads over a "Chinese proverb" US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka posted to Twitter as her father prepared for his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. "'Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it.' -Chinese Proverb," Ivanka posted on Monday, the night 11

June 11, 2018 10:34 AM Vietnam detains 100 after protests turn violent

HANOI: Authorities in Vietnam have detained more than 100 people after protesters pelted government buildings with rocks and Molotov cocktails, injuring dozens of police officers, state media reported Monday. The rare demonstrations Sunday took place in several parts of the country in response to legislation on three special economic zones that would 3

June 11, 2018 4:48 AM China's Xi backs nuclear deal in talks with Iran leader

BEIJING: Chinese leader Xi Jinping called for the Iran nuclear deal to be "earnestly" implemented as he met the country's president following the US withdrawal from the pact, state media said Monday. Xi met one-on-one with Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on Sunday following a two-day regional security summit in the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao 3

June 10, 2018 12:51 PM Malaysia Rail Link: ECRL deal has no clause for Jho Low-linked companies

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd, the project and asset owner of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), has denied that contracts it signed with Chinese contractor China Communications Construction Co Ltd (CCCC) and the Export-Import Bank of China came with a clause to nominate an unrelated company to buy 70% of Putrajaya Perdana Bhd for US$244 million 6

June 7, 2018 1:31 PM CCM gets US$20m financing facility

PETALING JAYA: CCM Duopharma Biotech Bhd has secured US$20 million (RM79.4 million) financing from Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (Labuan Branch). It told Bursa Malaysia that the revolving credit-i Murabahah will be used to fund the RM59.16 million acquisition of an 8.39% stake in PanGen Biotech Inc from Chemical Company of Malaysia Bhd. “Apart 6

June 4, 2018 9:47 AM Thomas ideal as Attorney-General: Sarawak PKR chairman

KUCHING: Stick to the law in the appointment of the next Attorney-General (AG), whereby race and religion are not dragged into the issue, says Sarawak PKR chairman Baru Bian. He pointed out that Article 145 (1) of the Federal Constitution provided that The Yang di-Pertuan Agong shall on the advice of the Prime Minister, appoint a person who is qualified 5