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June 22, 2018 1:20 PM Call for probe over sale of illegal driving licence

PETALING JAYA: The police have been urged to investigate the claims over the sale of "lesen terbang" (illegally-obtained driving licence) to members of the public via social media, including Facebook. Special functions officer to the Transport Minister Chung Yi Fan said there had been an illegal syndicate offering such a licence on the social media with the price 5

June 21, 2018 11:26 AM Penang to pilot rent-to-own scheme in bid to increase home-ownership

GEORGE TOWN: Penang will be piloting a rent-to-own (RTO) scheme for those eligible to purchase low-cost (LC) and low-medium-cost (LMC) units to increase home-ownership in the state. Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said the initiative could also help to ease their financial burden as they would not have to service home loans. He said the scheme would also help address 4

June 20, 2018 1:41 PM Malaysia's inflation rate in May rises at fastest pace in four months

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia's consumer price index (CPI) increased 1.8% in May 2018 – the fastest pace in four months – to 121.1 compared with 119.0 in the corresponding month of the preceding year due to a strong recovery in transport prices. According to the Department of Statistics, among the major groups which recorded increases were transport (+3.8%); food & non-alcoholic 6

June 20, 2018 1:37 PM Gabungan AQRS bags RM60m project

PETALING JAYA: Gabungan AQRS Bhd has been awarded a sub-contract worth RM60.22 million for the execution and completion of sub-structure, toll plaza building and motorcycle lane works of the Elevated Sungai Besi-Ulu Kelang Highway privatisation project. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia today, the group said its wholly owned subsidiary Gabungan Strategik 4

June 20, 2018 11:07 AM MYEG explores payment processing in the Philippines

PETALING JAYA: MY E.G. Services Bhd (MYEG) is looking to register its associate company I-Pay MYEG Philippines Inc as a financial technology solutions business enterprise license applicant in the Cagayan Special Economic Zone and Freeport. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia today, MYEG said I-Pay MYEG has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) 4

June 20, 2018 9:09 AM Syndicates offer black market licences at inflated prices

FANCY getting a driving licence without the hassle of registering with a driving school and taking the driving test? Questions of legality aside, the so-called genuine driving licence does not come cheap on the black market. According to a report in China Press today, a syndicate is selling them online from RM350 to RM2,900 each, depending on the class 3

June 20, 2018 4:56 AM Malaysia’s inflation up 1.8% in May

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia's consumer price index (CPI) increased 1.8% in May 2018 to 121.1 compared with 119.0 in corresponding month of the preceding year, according to the Department of Statistics. Among the major groups which recorded increases were transport (+3.8%); food & non-alcoholic beverages (+2.2%); housing, water, electricity, gas & other fuels 5

June 20, 2018 3:14 AM Book Review: Still Me

LIFE is about new adventures and experiences and Louisa Clark is about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this novel by Jojo Moyes. She arrives in New York to start a new job, leaving her family, friends, and most importantly her boyfriend back in England. Long-distance relationships are tricky but Louisa is confident that she can embrace this new adventure 7

June 19, 2018 11:26 AM Investigate any price hike in Sabah: Mohd Shafie

TAWAU: The state government wants the relevant authorities and the body that monitors prices of goods in Sabah to investigate if there is still a hike in the price of of goods in the state despite implementation of the 0% goods and services tax (GST). Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said the check was necessary to address the problem 4

June 19, 2018 7:44 AM Press Metal sees indirect benefits from US-China trade spat

PETALING JAYA: The trade tensions between China and the US could indirectly benefit aluminium smelter Press Metal Aluminium Holdings Bhd as it will reduce market competition in the region. Speaking to reporters at its AGM today, group CEO Tan Sri Paul Koon said metal from Australia may move to the US as Australia has been exempted from US tariffs on aluminium 5