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December 8, 2017 2:57 AM Puteri Umno delegate wants subsidy curbs for foreign workers

In the past several years, Putrajaya has taken active steps to remove general subsidies such as for fuel and sugar. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 8 — Foreign workers should not be allowed to buy essentials and goods at subsidised prices the same way Malaysians do, Umno’s Noor Aeiza Hassan said today. The Bayan Baru Puteri Umno delegate asserted that the government 20

December 7, 2017 1:55 PM Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch reserves 40 Tesla electric trucks: WSJ

REUTERS: Anheuser-Busch, which makes Budweiser beers, has reserved 40 of Tesla Inc's all-electric Semi trucks as it seeks to reduce fuel costs and vehicle emissions, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. This could the biggest order Tesla has received for its electric trucks, which are scheduled for rollout in 2019. The U.S. subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch 24

December 6, 2017 10:00 AM China says US Jerusalem move could cause 'escalation' of tensions

BEIJING: China warned on Wednesday (Dec 6) that US President Donald Trump's plan to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital could fuel tensions in the region. "We are concerned about the possible escalation of tensions," foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a regular news briefing. "All relevant parties should bear regional peace and tranquility 18

December 6, 2017 9:34 AM Hong Kong’s premium office space ranked world’s most expensive

Supply shortages and high demand from mainland Chinese firms help fuel Hong Kong’s premium office rents. — Reuters picHONG KONG, Dec 6 — Hong Kong’s premium office space has topped the charts as the world’s most expensive for the second consecutive year, outpacing prices in No. 2 Midtown New York by 66 per cent, according to property consultancy JLL. Offices 31

December 4, 2017 3:35 PM Beijing orders regions to ‘regulate’ gas market as prices soar (VIDEO)

China's move away from coal however has seen spiking prices of gas. — Reuters picBEIJING, Dec 4 — China’s state planner has ordered eight regions to meet with natural gas producers, liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal operators and traders on Monday to “regulate” the market as prices of the clean fuel soar due to winter heating demand, a government 126

December 3, 2017 11:50 PM Kushner: Trump still weighing whether to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner delivers remarks on the Trump administration's approach to the Middle East region at the Saban Forum in Washington, December 3, 2017. — Reuters picWASHINGTON, Dec 4 — US President Donald Trump has not yet made a decision on whether to formally recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, his adviser and son-in-law 7

December 3, 2017 5:11 AM Fuel subsidy worsens traffic and pollution, Najib tells Pakatan

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak dismisses Pakatan Harapan's campaign pledge to reinstate fuel subsidies. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 3 – The Opposition's call for fuel subsidies to be reinstated would encourage the disproportionate use of private vehicles at the expense of the environment, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. The Barisan 24

November 30, 2017 11:20 AM Expect more war, hunger and extremism in 2018

GENEVA: Humanitarian crises around the world will worsen next year, with no let-up in civil wars in Africa, near-famines in war-torn regions and the threat of extremist Islamist violence, a Geneva-based think-tank predicted in a report published on Thursday. The report by ACAPS, a non-profit venture that supports humanitarian aid workers with daily monitoring 22

November 28, 2017 10:38 AM Flights to and from Bali cancelled again

PETALING JAYA: Flights to and from Kuala Lumpur to Bali were cancelled again today as Indonesian officials shut the international airport in Bali for a second day, as Mount Agung spew volcanic ash into the atmosphere. For a second day running seven flights to Bali and seven flights to KLIA were affected (MAS three departure and three return, Malindo 15

November 22, 2017 2:05 PM Consumer groups want return of RON92, govt fears reintroduction problems

PETALING JAYA: Consumers associations want the government and petrol companies to reintroduce RON92 petrol following recent hikes in petrol prices. They believe that RON92, which was discontinued in 2009 in favour of RON95, could provide an alternative to the middle and lower income group. Industry players declined to comment on how much RON92 would 18