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August 27, 2018 7:51 AM Watta Holding gets queried for share price spike

PETALING JAYA: Watta Holding Bhd has been issued an unusual market activity query by Bursa Malaysia Securities after its share price more than doubled in under one week. Today alone it hit a high of 74.5 sen before settling at 66 sen earlier, 32% higher than the 50 sen closing it saw last Friday. Some 6.5 million shares changed hands. Just more than a week ago the company 86

August 26, 2018 2:34 PM Police arrest six men, seize contraband cigarettes worth RM80k in Kota Tinggi

KOTA TINGGI: Police foiled attempts to smuggle in contraband cigarettes by a syndicate known as 'Geng Apeng', following the arrest of six men, including an Indonesian national, in four separate raids carried out in Tanjung Belungkor, here yesterday. Kota Tinggi district police chief Supt Ahsmon Bajah said the first raid was carried out by a team comprising 96

August 26, 2018 9:12 AM Education Ministry to build and relocate 26 Chinese schools

THE Education Ministry is working on building and relocating a total of 26 Chinese primary schools based on the "10+6+10" formula. According to a report in Nanyang Siang Pau today, Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching said the Pakatan Harapan government will not only implement the "10+6" (building 10 new Chinese primary schools and relocating six others) 94

August 25, 2018 2:50 AM 'Snake alert' issued in India's flood-hit Kerala

NEW DELHI: Hospitals are readying anti-venom and flood victims returning home in the Indian state of Kerala have been told to stay alert as receding waters leave behind a glut of snakes. Local media reports warned that snakes may be "hiding in cupboards" or under carpets, among clothes or inside washing machines in homes previously submerged by floods 113

August 24, 2018 12:58 PM No charges owed to Seletar Airport over Jho Low's jet

SINGAPORE: No charges are owed to Seletar Airport over the private jet allegedly belonging to fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low parked at the airport, according to the Changi Airport Group (CAG). "The private jet in question is parked at a private company's hangar at Seletar Airport. There are no charges owed to Seletar Airport," a CAG spokesman 181

August 24, 2018 11:41 AM IRB confirms RM16.046b unreturned tax refunds

PETALING JAYA: The Inland Revenue Board (IRB) today confirmed that the previous government did not return a total of RM16.046 billion in excess income tax and real property gains tax as at May 31, 2018 to taxpayers, mainly due to the shortfall in the Tax Refund Fund (TBBC). This, it said, involves 1.65 million cases comprising companies, individuals 103

August 24, 2018 10:18 AM TM, UEM Sunrise scrap plans for KL high rise project

PETALING JAYA: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) and UEM Sunrise Bhd (UEMS) have decided to cancel the proposed development of a high rise mixed development along Jalan Raja Chulan in Kuala Lumpur. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, TM said the parties have mutually agreed for the joint land development agreement (JLDA) to be rescinded upon expiry of the extension 82

August 24, 2018 9:21 AM Bintai Kinden receives RM1.63m contract from TNB

PETALING JAYA: Bintai Kinden Corp Bhd has secured a RM1.63 million contract from Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) to undertake the reconfiguration and retrofitting works for 132kV bulk supply to main intake substation (PMU) 132/33kV KLCC2, Kuala Lumpur. The group told Bursa Malaysia that the contract is non-renewable and estimated to be completed within 214 days from the commencement 91

August 24, 2018 6:46 AM Dragons and steamed buns at Taiwan's temple-like church

YANSHUI, Taiwan: With a cross rising from a red pagoda roof and two lion statues guarding the entrance, a Catholic church in southern Taiwan could easily be mistaken for one of the ubiquitous temples dotting the island. Taiwan embraces freedom of religion and has one of the highest densities of temples in the world, with close to 70% of the population 71

August 24, 2018 5:17 AM 'Malaysia 1' number plate collects record RM1.1m

PUTRAJAYA: The "Malaysia 1" special number plate received a bid of RM1.1 million, making it the highest amount paid for a single car plate. Transport Minister Anthony Loke said the government has collected over RM13.16 million for the "Malaysia" special plate series, with a total of 3,353 successful tenders from an overall 9,166 bidders 65