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August 28, 2018 8:11 AM May kicks off first Africa tour as British PM

CAPE TOWN: British Prime Minister Theresa May touched down in Cape Town Tuesday as she kicked off a tour of the African continent where she hopes to lay the foundations for post-Brexit trade deals. May is facing pressure at home from so-called Remainers sceptical of her ability to forge trade deals once Britain severs ties with Brussels, as well as from Brexiteers 11

August 7, 2018 1:30 PM Former Aircel CEO steps down from Maxis board

PETALING JAYA: Maxis Bhd non-executive director Kaizad B. Heerjee has stepped down from his post after the telco was allegedly embroiled in illegal money trails in India. Kaizad, a Singapore national, was India’s Aircel Ltd CEO. He quit the debt-ridden firm last May. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, Maxis said Kaizad’s resignation was due to personal 20

July 31, 2018 4:03 PM Azmin: Khazanah to be managed by professionals, Mahathir’s appointment by convention

KUALA LUMPUR: Despite the appointment of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali to the board of Khazanah Nasional Bhd, the day-to-day running of the sovereign state fund will still be handled by professionals. Mohamed Azmin, who is Economic Affairs Minister, said the prime minister was reviewing a list of names that would be appointed 7

July 30, 2018 3:22 PM Hassan, Sukhdave make comeback to corporate Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: The Prime Minister's Office has appointed Tan Sri Mohd Hassan Marican and Dr Sukhdave Singh to the board of Khazanah Nasional Bhd, marking the comeback of the two to corporate Malaysia. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad accepted the en masse offer of resignation by the board of Khazanah Nasional headed by long serving Tan Sri Azman 18

July 11, 2018 3:39 PM Malanjum: The first CJ from Borneo states

KUALA LUMPUR: The appointment of Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak Tan Sri Richard Malanjum as the new Chief Justice of Malaysia, marks a new milestone in the country's history as he is the first person from the Borneo states to be appointed to the top post in the judiciary. Malanjum, 65, was appointed to the job after former Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif 26

July 9, 2018 2:30 PM British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigns: Downing St

LONDON: British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigned on Monday in a major blow for Prime Minister Theresa May, hours after her Brexit minister stepped down over her plans for leaving the EU. "This afternoon, the Prime Minister accepted the resignation of Boris Johnson as Foreign Secretary," May's Downing Street office said in a statement. "His replacement 19

July 9, 2018 12:14 PM Versatile Creative executive director resigns

PETALING JAYA: Versatile Creative Bhd executive director Yap Jee Wye has stepped down effective July 8. The company told Bursa Malaysia today that Yap’s resignation was due to personal reasons. Last Tuesday, Versatile announced that it had discovered financial irregularities arising from unauthorised payments to third parties made between August 2017 and June 2018. On Friday 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 11

June 27, 2018 11:42 AM Member of Parliament for Bukit Gantang quits Umno, BN

TAIPING: The Member of Parliament for Bukit Gantang Datuk Syed Abu Hussin Hafiz Syed Abdul Fasal today announced his resignation from Umno and Barisan Nasional (BN) with effect from July 1. Syed Abu Hussin who won the Parliamentary seat on a BN ticket in the 14th General Election (GE14) with a majority of 4,089 votes, also declared his resignation as Bukit 8

June 17, 2018 10:31 AM Khairy contesting Umno top post to give members a choice in direction

KUALA LUMPUR: Outgoing Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin says he is contesting for the party's top post because he wants party members to have choice on where Umno should go. Earlier today, Khairy who confirmed his candidacy for the post of Umno president shared a photograph of his nomination form via Instagram. In a subsequent post on his Facebook 14