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August 9, 2018 7:10 AM Tun M to hold town hall meeting with civil servants next week

PETALING JAYA: A town hall meeting involving about 3,000 civil servants with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be held next week in Putrajaya. The event organised by the National Institute of Public Administration (Intan) will allow the civil servants to get a better understanding of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government. "Mahathir will also be presenting 12

August 3, 2018 7:15 AM There will be an impact when construction begins, says Penang CM

GEORGE TOWN: Penang residents must realise that their lives would be affected once the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) commences construction. The state would mitigate the impact to ensure it does not adversely burden individuals or groups, Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said today. He was reacting to a report which said the Kek Lok Si Temple management 10

July 31, 2018 4:36 AM Second-ranked Wozniacki stresses fitness ahead of US Open

WASHINGTON: Hard work and peak fitness are the major concerns for world number two Caroline Wozniacki as she starts her first run to the US Open as a Grand Slam champion. The 28-year-old Dane captured her first major title in January at the Australian Open, downing current world number one Simona Halep in the final, and the 2009 and 2014 US Open runner-up 18

July 27, 2018 10:05 AM Gabungan AQRS sues several parties over contract breach

PETALING JAYA: Gabungan AQRS Bhd's two subsidiaries are suing several parties for alleged breach of contract in relation to the provision of accommodation on base-camp concept complete with necessary facilities for Petronas Chemicals Fertiliser Sabah Sdn Bhd. The group is also working towards getting both suits heard at the same time at the Kota Kinabalu 19

July 23, 2018 2:26 PM Record heat broils Japan, prompting warnings

TOKYO: Japanese officials issued new warnings Monday as a deadly heatwave blankets the country, producing record high temperatures in Tokyo just two years before the city hosts the 2020 Summer Olympics. Officials said last week that the heatwave had killed at least 15 people and forced the hospitalisation of over 12,000 others in the first two weeks 15

July 18, 2018 11:05 AM PKR wants Sarawak govt to furnish detail on RM3.36m wireless walk project

MIRI: The state government should reveal the full details of the RM3.36 million upgrading works of the Wireless Walk along North Yu Seng Road to ensure the project will not tarnish Miri City's tourism image once it is fully completed. PKR Member of Parliament Dr Michael Teo Yung Keng said the state's Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Ministry 10

July 18, 2018 5:14 AM MAA cuts TIV forecast by 0.8% to 585,000 units for 2018 on concerns over SST

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) has revised downwards its total industry volume (TIV) forecast by 0.8% for 2018 to 585,000 units from 590,000 units projected earlier this year, mainly due to concerns on the reintroduction of the sales and services tax (SST). MAA president Datuk Aishah Ahmad said prices of vehicles are expected 9

July 17, 2018 7:26 AM Indonesia police shoot dead 11 petty criminals in Asian Games crackdown

JAKARTA: Indonesian police have shot and killed 11 suspected small-time criminals and wounded dozens more in a crackdown before it hosts the Asian Games next month, authorities said Tuesday. Some 52 suspects have been shot after resisting arrest in the capital Jakarta since the start of July, with 11 dying of their wounds, police said. "They were endangering 14

July 11, 2018 3:53 PM Court lifts injunction on Adventa, Aspion directors

PETALING JAYA: The Kuala Lumpur High Court has dismissed Top Glove's ex-parte interim injunction order restraining Adventa Capital Pte Ltd, ACPL Sdn Bhd as well as Aspion Sdn Bhd directors Low Chin Guan and Wong Chin Toh from disposing of their assets in Malaysia. The inter partes hearing for the ex-parte Mareva injunction has been fixed for July 19, according 15

July 4, 2018 9:11 AM Sabah will proceed with TAED project

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government will proceed with the Tanjung Aru Eco Development (TAED) project, as it will create many employment opportunities for the people, Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal told the Sabah state assembly, here today. Saying that the state was now under the rule of a new government, he did not want to rush through the project 10