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August 25, 2018 9:13 AM Wooden caskets, baby food, exempted from sales tax: Customs

PUTRAJAYA: Wooden caskets and baby foods are exempted from sales tax, said Customs director-general Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy. In a statement issued today, he said the Royal Malaysian Customs Department had uploaded the revised list of proposed items which would be exempted from sales tax, as of Aug 21, 2018. He said the statement follows claims 11

August 17, 2018 1:38 AM Low-carb diet linked to elevated mortality risk: Study

MIDDLE-aged people who get roughly half their daily calories from carbohydrates live several years longer on average than those with low-carb diets, researchers reported Friday. The findings, published in The Lancet, challenge a trend in Europe and North America toward so-called Paleo diets that shun carbohydrates in favour of animal protein and fat. Proponents 11

August 7, 2018 6:25 AM (wkci) CI Holdings ventures into Nigeria's edible oils market

PETALING JAYA: CI Holdings Bhd has set up a new subsidiary to venture into Nigeria's edible oils market. The group told Bursa Malaysia that its 60%-owned sub-subsidiary Palmtop Vegeoil Products Sdn Bhd together with PNC Oil Factory (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Palmtop had on July 24 incorporated a new subsidiary, namely Tradekey PT Foods Nigeria 17

April 9, 2018 3:48 AM Doctors give actress Sherry Alhadad three years to slim down

Sherry has embarked on a weight loss programme. — Instagram/Sherry AlhadadKUALA LUMPUR, April 9 — Television host and actress Sherry Alhadad said her physicians told her to shed her excess weight within three years or risk facing health complications. Since January, the 33-year-old has taken steps to change her lifestyle and embarked on a weight loss programme 26

March 12, 2018 9:45 AM Bung Moktar: Kinabatangan voters in love with me since 1999

Kinabatangan MP Datuk Bung Mokhtar Radin said today voters have been ‘in love’ with him since he won his seat in 1999. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — Controversial Kinabatangan MP Datuk Bung Moktar Radin said today voters have been “in love” with him since he won his seat in 1999, amid criticism over his remarks linking obesity to prosperity 19

March 9, 2018 10:00 AM DBE Gurney to jointly operate restaurants in Thailand with Farmmesh Foods

PETALING JAYA: DBE Gurney Resources Bhd (DBE) is teaming up with Thailand's Farmmesh Foods Co Ltd to open and operate quick service restaurant operations with Harumi fried chicken brand concept in Thailand. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, DBE said the partnership will form a strategic alliance with Farmmesh Foods to enhance its business activities by promoting 20

March 7, 2018 4:21 AM Fourth person dies in Australia from contaminated melon

SYDNEY: A fourth person has died after consuming melon contaminated with listeria, Australian authorities said Wednesday, in an outbreak that has so far affected 17 people. Cases first came to the attention of health officials last month, with the source traced back to a farm in New South Wales (NSW) state. "There have been two deaths in NSW and two in Victoria 22

March 4, 2018 1:33 AM Three Australians die from contaminated melon

SYDNEY: Three Australians have died after consuming melon contaminated with listeria amid an outbreak that has prompted health authorities to warn those at risk to throw out pre-cut melons. Listeria is a commonly found bacteria and for most people who consume foods that contain it does not cause illness. But for elderly people, pregnant women or those 28

February 28, 2018 1:46 AM Amazon buys startup Ring in US$1b deal to run your home security

Ring devices can integrate with Amazon's voice-controlled assistant Alexa. — Picture courtesy of BMW Group AGSAN FRANCISCO, Feb 28 — Inc has agreed to buy video doorbell maker Ring, the companies said yesterday, in what analysts see as a growing bet on delivering packages inside of shoppers’ homes and on home security. The deal valued Ring at more than US$1 billion 17

February 14, 2018 7:08 AM Danone to sell 14pc stake in Japan’s Yakult

A general view with a giant jar of yogurt is seen outside the exhibition to mark the 90th anniversary of the French foods company Danone, in Paris April 2, 2009. — Reuters picPARIS, Feb 14 — French food group Danone , which is facing investor pressure to boost returns, plans to sell a 14 per cent stake in Japanese probiotics maker Yakult, both companies 27