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January 17, 2018 6:36 AM Fast Retailing to launch Uniqlo brand in Sweden this year

A woman checks her phone in front of a panel outside the flagship store of Japanese fashion house Uniqlo at Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay shopping district May 9, 2013. — Reuters picTOKYO, Jan 17 — Japan's Fast Retailing Co said today it planned to launch its Uniqlo clothing brand in Sweden with a first store opening in Stockholm this fall, in a move that would 10

January 13, 2018 8:49 AM Titijaya has ongoing, future projects of RM12.3b GDV

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — Titijaya Land Bhd, a leading Malaysian property developer, has currently ongoing and future projects of about RM2.3 billion and RM10 billion in gross development value (GDV) respectively. Deputy Group Managing Director, Lim Poh Yit said the urban developments and landbank were located at strategic locations across Greater Kuala 7

January 12, 2018 1:34 AM EU unveils supercomputer plan to rival China

China overtook the United States in numbers and performance for supercomputers in a ranking last November, followed by Switzerland and Japan in third and fourth place. — Istock.com pic via AFPBRUSSELS, Jan 12 — The EU unveiled plans yesterday to raise €1 billion (RM4.79 billion) to build superfast computers that catch up with China and others to boost 14

January 11, 2018 3:17 AM Sony is planning a whole range of robots after its Aibo dog

Kazuo Hirai, president and CEO of Sony Corporation, holds an Aibo robotic dog during a news conference at the 2018 CES in Las Vegas January 8, 2018. — Reuters picTOKYO, Jan 11 — The verdict is still out on Sony Corp’s new pet dog ‘aibo,’ but that’s not stopping the company from planning a deeper push into robotics. The mechanical mutt, which goes on sale in Japan 15

January 11, 2018 2:20 AM PM Abe brags about ‘national secret’ golf score to Miss Universe Japan

Abe likes to play golf with Donald Trump, most recently during the US president’s trip to Asia in November, where the pair warmed up for their high-stakes diplomacy with a quick nine holes. - File picTOKYO, Jan 11 — Japan’s golf-mad prime minister has finally revealed the “national secret” of his best score — in a good-natured brag to his country’s Miss Universe 15

January 10, 2018 8:23 AM KLIA to test runway surveillance and safety technology

MAHB Chief Strategy Officer, Azli Mohamed, said the Linear-Cell Radar over Fibre FOD Detection System had been installed at KLIA’s Runway 2. — Reuters pic SEPANG, Jan 10 — The Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is currently testing foreign object debris (FOD) radar detection system, which is based on radio-over-fibre technology, at its runway 10

January 9, 2018 7:16 AM S. Korea to stick with Japan 'comfort women' deal

SEOUL: South Korea will not seek to renegotiate a deal with Japan on wartime sex slavery, it said Tuesday, despite new President Moon Jae-In saying on the campaign trail he "could not accept" the agreement. The issue of women forced into sexual slavery for Japanese troops during World War II is a hugely emotional one that has long marred ties between 7

January 8, 2018 6:53 AM Explosion risk for oil tanker ablaze off China

Smoke and fire is seen from Panama-registered tanker SANCHI carrying Iranian oil after it collided with a Chinese freight ship in the East China Sea, in this still image taken from a January 7, 2018 video. — Reuters pic BEIJING, Jan 8 — An Iranian oil tanker ablaze off the Chinese coast is at risk of exploding or sinking, authorities said this morning 13

January 6, 2018 2:01 AM ‘Burnout Paradise’ to let rip on modern consoles

First released in January 2008 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, then the following year for Windows PCs, ‘Burnout Paradise’ is making a comeback. ― AFP picSAN FRANCISCO, Jan 6 ― Fans of a ten-year-old classic rejoice ― along with those that appreciate a bout of virtual vehicular tomfoolery ― as Burnout Paradise appears well positioned for a March 2018 relaunch 18

January 5, 2018 3:23 PM Netflix’s first SE Asian comedy show, starring Harith Iskander, drops Jan 19

Harith Iskandar at The Cooler Lumpur Festival June 13, 2015. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 5 — Netflix, the world's leading online entertainment company will launch its first South-east Asian comedy show featuring famous Malaysian comedian Harith Iskandar on Jan 19. In a statement, Netflix said the one-hour show titled, I Told You So’ would 10