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August 13, 2018 10:19 AM Najib files appeal against gag order refusal

KUALA LUMPUR: Lawyers of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak today filed an appeal against a High Court refusal to issue an order restraining the media and public from publishing statements on the merits of his case pending its disposal. Najib's lead counsel Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, when contacted, said a notice of appeal was filed 65

August 13, 2018 8:40 AM Jho Low has to be accountable if yacht obtained through illegal means: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, or Jho Low, should be held accountable if it is proven that he had obtained the superyacht Equanimity through illegal means, former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said today. "If it was done illegally, if the yacht was paid for in an illegal manner, in a sense that money that is not due to him (Jho Low) as alleged 53

August 12, 2018 1:42 PM Former Brazil striker Ronaldo hospitalised with pneumonia in Spain

MADRID: Retired Brazilian striker Ronaldo has been hospitalised with pneumonia on the Spanish holiday island of Ibiza and is recovering well, a local newspaper reported Sunday. The 41-year-old, widely considered one of the world's best-ever players, was admitted to the intensive care unit of the Can Misses Hospital on the island on Friday afternoon where 45

August 12, 2018 9:06 AM Venezuela's Maduro says he would accept FBI help over alleged murder plot

CARACAS: President Nicolas Maduro has said that he would let US FBI agents come to Venezuela to help investigate the alleged recent plot to kill him with explosive drones — but with conditions. If US officials confirm "the offer for the FBI to investigate links in Florida with the assassination plan ... I would agree for the FBI to come here," Maduro 50

August 12, 2018 2:42 AM Koepka grabs PGA lead as Tiger joins crowded title hunt

ST. LOUIS: Two-time US Open champion Brooks Koepka seized a two-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the PGA Championship while Tiger Woods charged into contention for his first major title in 10 years. Fourth-ranked Koepka, who had stretched the lead as large as five shots, fired a four-under par 66 to stand on 12-under 198 after 54 holes at Bellerive 69

August 11, 2018 5:21 AM GST refunds should be settled before SST kicks in: MP

KUALA LUMPUR: The Finance Ministry has been urged to find a swift solution regarding the Goods and Goods and Services Tax (GST) refunds before the implementation of Sales and Services Tax (SST) this September. "The failure to refund the input tax has caused losses to businesses in the form of 'cost of capital' because their cash flows have been affected 32

August 10, 2018 11:35 AM Colin George Harvey is new 7-Eleven CEO

PETALING JAYA: Colin George Harvey has been appointed as the new CEO of 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Bhd effective August 10. Harvey, 48, replaces acting CEO Ho Meng, who is also the executive director of 7-Eleven Malaysia. Former CEO Gary Thomas Brown stepped down in July 2017. Prior to this appointment, Harvey served as an independent director of the board 84

August 10, 2018 11:05 AM Date set for Najib's corruption trial

KUALA LUMPUR: Embattled former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak's corruption trial involving RM42 million transferred into his bank accounts from SRC International will begin in February. Kuala Lumpur High Court judge Nazlan Mohd Ghazali has set trial dates for Feb 12 to 28 and March 4 to 29. A second round of case management, which will set further 38

August 10, 2018 9:25 AM Customs: We asked for RM82.9b of GST refunds, but only given RM63.5b

PETALING JAYA: The Royal Malaysian Customs Department claimed that the full amount for the input tax credits under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) was not transferred into the trust fund account as only RM63.5 billion of the total refunds of RM82.9 billion being paid out for the period between April 1, 2015 and May 31, 2018, hence resulting in accumulative 45

August 10, 2018 7:54 AM Greek chic: Tsitsipas stuns Djokovic in Toronto

TORONTO, Canada: Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated his second seed in as many days at the Toronto Masters on Thursday, stunning Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals. The Greek teenager, who turns 20 on Sunday, followed up his defeat of seventh seed Dominic Thiem, beating four-time champion Djokovic, seeded ninth 87