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July 12, 2018 7:49 AM Effects of GST not fully felt yet: Saifuddin

KUALA LUMPUR: The small drop in the prices of goods is the reason why the people have not been able to fully feel or realise the effects of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) which was zero-rated since June 1. Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Saifuddin Nasution Ismail (pix) said the prices of goods appeared to remain the same as over 70% of 417 goods 7

July 12, 2018 5:20 AM Maszlee: No conflict on UEC in PH, only in BN

PETALING JAYA: There is no conflict in the federal government on recognising the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC), Education Minister Maszlee Malik said today. Pakatan Harapan (PH) would not reverse its decision on it. The only conflict in the matter is among the BN leaders, he said. "The only one in conflict is BN, with (MCA deputy president) Datuk 8

July 11, 2018 4:03 AM 1 dead, 20 injured in S. Africa vintage plane crash: Official

PRETORIA: One person was killed and about 20 were injured when a vintage plane crashed Tuesday after it took off on a test flight from a small airport in the South African capital Pretoria, emergency services said. The Convair-340 plane built in 1954 was due to soon be flown to the Aviodrome air museum in the Netherlands from Wonderboom airport in Pretoria 10

July 11, 2018 2:47 AM Departing Apple engineer stole autonomous car tech: FBI

SAN FRANCISCO: An ex-Apple engineer on Monday was charged with stealing secrets from a hush-hush self-driving car technology project days before he quit to go to a Chinese startup. Xiaolang Zhang was in custody for stealing trade secrets from the Apple project, according to a copy of the criminal complaint posted online. The charge is punishable by 10 years 6

July 10, 2018 2:28 AM Barcelona complete 40-million-euro deal for Gremio starlet Arthur

Barcelona have signed promising Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo from Gremio for 31 million euros (36.4 million US dollars) plus nine million in variables, the club confirmed Monday. The Spanish champions agreed on a deal for the 21-year-old playmaker in March and he will help fill the gap left by Andres Iniesta and Paulinho, who both departed this summer 8

July 3, 2018 5:11 AM Three paired highways, cross-channel undersea tunnel to proceed

GEORGE TOWN: The proposed three paired highways and a cross-channel undersea tunnel will proceed as planned despite the probe by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on its delivery partner. Project delivery partner Consortium Zenith Sdn Bhd's senior executive director Datuk Zarul Ahmad Mohd Zulkifli (pix) claimed the MACC's investigations 8

July 1, 2018 1:26 PM Astro CEO’s resignation nothing to do with GLCs

PETALING JAYA: The resignation of Astro Group chief executive officer Datuk Rohana Rozhan is not linked in anyway to the recent spate of high-profile resignations among government agencies and government-linked companies (GLCs), the company said. It said none of the Astro executives are government or political appointees. "Rohana is a professional accountant 5

June 24, 2018 3:09 AM Mexico, gay pride flags caught up in victorious jumble of joy

MEXICO CITY: Thousands of Mexicans wept, cheered and chanted Saturday in their capital city where a planned gay pride event was swept over by megafans enraptured by their national football team's World Cup win. And while the atmosphere of Mexican football at times has been historically homophobic, on Saturday there was so much joy in one place, it was downright 7

June 15, 2018 12:58 PM National level Asean dengue day to be held on July 7

KUALA LUMPUR: The national level Asean Dengue Day to be held on July 7, aims to create an advocacy initiative to combat dengue fever in an integrated manner. Health Minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad in a statement here today said he would inaugurate the event at the Sekolah Rendah Agama Sungai Kayu Ara, Damansara Utama. This year, Malaysia has been appointed 8

June 14, 2018 2:06 PM All eyes tracking Tiger as 118th US Open tees off

SOUTHAMPTON, United States: Tiger Woods's latest bid to end his 10-year major championship drought begins Thursday at a US Open stacked with talent and packed with compelling story lines. By the time Woods was to tee off at Shinnecock Hills at 1:47 pm (1747 GMT) — alongside world number one Dustin Johnson and second ranked Justin Thomas — the powerhouse 12