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August 7, 2018 1:30 PM Former Aircel CEO steps down from Maxis board

PETALING JAYA: Maxis Bhd non-executive director Kaizad B. Heerjee has stepped down from his post after the telco was allegedly embroiled in illegal money trails in India. Kaizad, a Singapore national, was India’s Aircel Ltd CEO. He quit the debt-ridden firm last May. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, Maxis said Kaizad’s resignation was due to personal 85

August 6, 2018 11:33 PM Ronaldo's Juventus debut to be streamed live on Facebook

LONDON: Cristiano Ronaldo's debut for Juventus is among a series of games from Serie A and Spain's La Liga to be broadcast for free on Facebook in the UK and Ireland this season. UK rights holders Eleven Sports announced on Monday it had reached an agreement with the social media giant that will see at least one live match from both leagues broadcast 35

July 31, 2018 9:43 AM Heatwave hits Thomas Cook as holidaymakers stay home

LONDON: The heatwave sweeping northern Europe was on Tuesday blamed for a dip in earnings at travel group Thomas Cook, with record temperatures at home suppressing demand for last-minute foreign trips. The British holiday giant, which offers package holidays to northern Europeans looking for summer sunshine, warned that annual earnings were now expected 85

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 86

July 28, 2018 2:07 AM Hungary PM says does 'not want a European Union led by France'

BERLIN: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (pix) on Friday said in an interview he did "not want a European Union led by France", adding that May 2019 elections to the European Parliament would be "decisive". "We have never been faced with such a decisive election," Orban told the German Bild newspaper in comments published online. "The Germans should 17

July 24, 2018 1:21 PM FDI inflows down 12.8% in 2017

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s net inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI) fell 12.8% to RM41 billion in 2017 from RM47 billion in 2016, according to the Department of Statistics. The FDI flows were mainly channelled in services sector, particularly in real estate, financial and insurance/takaful; and information and communication activities. Mining and quarrying 56

July 24, 2018 1:55 AM Algerian-Irish man makes terror plea in Pennsylvania

NEW YORK: An Algerian-Irish man, who last year became the first foreigner extradited to the United States on terror charges under President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy. Ali Charaf Damache, 53, had been wanted in the United States for years on charges that he conspired with an American woman known as "Jihad Jane" to recruit people 72

July 22, 2018 9:57 AM Rouhani says conflict with Iran would be 'mother of all wars'

TEHRAN: Iran's President Hassan Rouhani warned the United States not to "play with the lion's tail" on Sunday, saying that conflict with Iran would be the "mother of all wars". Addressing his US counterpart Donald Trump, Rouhani said: "You declare war and then you speak of wanting to support the Iranian people. "You cannot provoke the Iranian people 70

July 21, 2018 11:41 PM Steve Bannon planning foundation to boost far right in Europe: Report

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump's controversial former advisor Steve Bannon plans to set up a foundation in Europe called "The Movement" to spark a populist rightwing revolt, according to a report. Bannon envisages the organization rivalling George Soros' Open Foundation, which has given away US$32 billion (RM 130 billion) to liberal causes since 72

July 21, 2018 11:36 AM Malaysia, Indonesia to be more aggressive in countering attacks against palm oil industry: Saifuddin

JAKARTA: Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said Malaysia and Indonesia would be more aggressive in countering attacks by Europe against the palm oil industry, as well as work together to promote oil palm products. The cooperation between Malaysia and Indonesia was vital to safeguard the future of the oil palm industry and its smallholders, he added 29