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August 3, 2018 9:36 AM No cover-up on sexual harassment claims: Dzulkefly

KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has assured that investigations are being conducted fairly by an independent body on claims of sexual harassment and bullying of female housemen by the head of an orthopaedics department at a Klang Valley hospital. "I will see it through and get to the bottom of it," its minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad told reporters here today 32

August 3, 2018 7:30 AM EPF CEO Shahril appointed Khazanah MD

PETALING JAYA: Khazanah Nasional Bhd today announced that Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan has been appointed as its managing director. In a statement released by the sovereign wealth fund today, it said Shahril will assume the post on Aug 20. Shahril, 48, is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), having been appointed 38

August 3, 2018 5:26 AM KUB plans to dispose of A&W PJ land

KLANG: KUB Malaysia Bhd's plan to dispose of its fast-food chain business, A&W Malaysia Sdn Bhd will be completed by month-end, and the diversified group is also likely to sell the 0.42 ha plot of land of its iconic A&W outlet in Petaling Jaya. KUB President and Managing Director Datuk Abdul Rahim Mohd Zin said the group constantly reviews its asset 38

August 2, 2018 12:42 PM Outpouring of grief over Shaharuddin's death

That was the outpouring of grief expressed by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (pix) over the passing of Seri Setia assemblyman and Selangor executive councillor Prof Dr Shaharuddin Badaruddin. "We send our condolences to his family," she said at Parliament today. Wan Azizah said she was hopeful that Shaharuddin would pull through 33

August 2, 2018 9:33 AM SBST bus service expected to commence operations in January 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: The bus service for the Stage Bus Service Transformation (SBST) programme in Kuching is expected to commence operations in January next year, said Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Kamarudin Jaffar (pix). He said a total of 130 new buses are available covering 27 routes with 15 core routes and 12 connecting routes with a total distance of 560km. "A total 32

August 2, 2018 2:10 AM Storms halt Pacific swim record attempt

TOKYO: Powerful storms have forced a Frenchman attempting to become the first person to swim cross the Pacific Ocean to suspend his bid, nearly two months into the mammoth undertaking. Ben Lecomte set off on June 5 from Choshi in Japan, planning to swim across the ocean in six to eight months. But after nearly two months swimming eight hours a day, severe 39

August 1, 2018 2:48 PM DRB-Hicom sells cash cow Alam Flora to pare debts, finance Proton operations

PETALING JAYA: DRB Hicom Bhd is selling profitable Alam Flora Sdn Bhd to Malakoff Corp Bhd's dormant unit Tunas Pancar Sdn Bhd for RM944.6 million to pay off loans and finance loss-making Proton Holdings Bhd's operations. Alam Flora holds a 22-year concession for solid waste collection and public cleansing management awarded by the Malaysian government 124

August 1, 2018 12:53 PM Local companies urged to use CCIC to access China market

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian companies are urged to utilise the China Certification and Inspection (CCIC) Traceability System to ease market access into China. Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Dr Ong Kian Ming said this traceability system is a service which provides support for complete supply chain traceability information, from production 79

August 1, 2018 12:48 PM APFT has five months to submit regularisation plan

PETALING JAYA: APFT Bhd today said there has been no material development on its regularisation exercise and that it has five months to submit its regularisation plan to the relevant authorities for approval. Last week, a shareholder of APFT sought an injunction order to restrain the company from holding its AGM. The application was struck out with no liberty 75

August 1, 2018 12:35 PM Man held to assist in Sentul motorcycle shop fire

KUALA LUMPUR: Police detained a 33-year-old local man to assist investigation on a fire which broke out at a motorcycle shop in Jalan Sentul here yesterday. Kuala Lumpur Police Chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said police believed there was an argument between the suspect and a woman at the shop before the fire broke out. "There is a criminal element in the incident 39