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August 31, 2018 8:13 AM AG picks Sulaiman Abdullah, Gopal Sri Ram to lead 1MDB case

PETALING JAYA: Attorney-General Tommy Thomas has appointed Datuk Sulaiman Abdullah to replace him as lead prosecutor in the criminal case against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. "A trial of this importance and complexity requires the full-time attention of lead counsel, not just during the duration of the trial, but also in the months 9

August 30, 2018 4:10 AM Whistleblower Manning faces Australia speaking tour ban

SYDNEY: US whistleblower Chelsea Manning, jailed for leaking classified information, is facing a ban from Australia as organisers of a speaking tour said Thursday her visa application was likely to be refused. The former soldier, freed last year after then-US president Barack Obama commuted her 35-year sentence days before he left office, was due to talk at the Sydney 10

August 28, 2018 3:47 PM FGV in the red in Q2 on lower CPO prices, higher cost

PETALING JAYA: FGV Holdings Bhd swung into the red in the second quarter ended June 30, 2018, registering a net loss of RM23.23 million versus a net profit of RM37.26 million in the previous corresponding quarter, dragged down by lower crude palm oil (CPO) prices and productivity, higher production cost as well as higher share of losses from joint ventures 7

August 28, 2018 3:14 AM Top Glove up 1.82% as it seeks removal of Adventa Capital rep

PETALING JAYA: Top Glove Corp Bhd's share price rose 1.82% this morning after it announced plans to remove Low Chin Guan, a representative of Adventa Capital Pte Ltd from its board. At 11.04am, Top Glove was trading at RM11.20 with 1.18 million shares changing hands. Top Glove yesterday said in a filing with the stock exchange that it had received a special 6

August 27, 2018 2:01 PM China plans law against sexual harassment

BEIJING: China is planning new legislation which would ban sexual harassment and make employers responsible for preventing it, state media reported Monday. It would then go to a vote at the rubber-stamp legislature, the National People's Congress (NPC). The proposed regulations would ban sexual harassment and include a definition of what constitutes 5

August 27, 2018 1:17 PM Top Glove’s founder seeks removal of Adventa Capital rep from board

PETALING JAYA: The feud between Top Glove Corp Bhd and Singapore’s Adventa Capital Pte Ltd has intensified with a bid to remove Low Chin Guan, a representative of Adventa Capital, from its board. Top Glove said in a filing with the stock exchange that it had received a special notice from its founder and executive chairman Tan Sri Lim Wee Chai, who holds 5

August 27, 2018 9:38 AM Ex-lawyer gets seven years jail for CBT

KUALA LUMPUR: A former lawyer, currently serving time for criminal breach of trust (CBT), was sentenced to seven years in prison by the Sessions Court here today for a similar offence. Judge Datuk Ahmad Kamal Arifin Ismail ordered Yap Ooi Lye, 38, to serve the sentence from the date of arrest on April 7, 2017 after she changed her plea to guilty 13

August 23, 2018 12:04 PM Trump says market would 'crash' if he were impeached

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said in an interview aired Thursday that the US economy would collapse if he were impeached. "I will tell you what, if I ever got impeached, I think the market would crash. I think everybody would be very poor, because without this thinking, you would see — you would see numbers that you wouldn't believe in reverse 11

August 21, 2018 7:06 AM Woman living in fear of losing home to Ah Long

PONTIAN: A helpless wife, fed up of the constant harassment from loan sharks over a loan her husband took, wants to sever ties with him. Wong Lee Sze, 45, told the media that her husband had run away from home as he was being chased by nine loan sharks who claimed they owed him some RM100,000 from two years ago. To make matters worse, her husband used the land title 9

August 20, 2018 10:14 AM Model claiming Trump secrets pleads not guilty in Thailand case

PATTAYA, Thailand: A Belarusian model who sparked global intrigue after claiming she had evidence of Russian efforts to help Donald Trump win office pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of running an illegal "sex training" class in Thailand. Anastasia Vashukevich, better known by her pen name Nastya Rybka, has been detained in Thailand since February 18