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June 21, 2018 9:00 AM Ambrin to audit all federal ministries: Salahuddin

KUALA LUMPUR: There will be no escape for errant civil servants as the special investigation committee headed by former Auditor-General Tan Sri Ambrin Buang will be looking into a full audit of all ministries, according to Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Salahuddin Ayub. He said the decision to audit all federal ministries was made during 8

June 21, 2018 5:56 AM Special committee to discuss with Bernas on monopoly issue

KUALA LUMPUR: The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry and the special committee chaired by Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali will hold a series of discussions with Syarikat Padiberas Nasional Berhad (Bernas) to study Bernas' monopoly over the country's rice supply, including its sole right to import rice until 2021. Its minister 5

June 13, 2018 8:49 AM Malaysia has sufficient supply of rice: Agri ministry

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia faces no problems in terms of sufficient supply of rice in the country, the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry said today. The secretary of the ministry's Paddy and Rice Industry Division, Shamsuddin Ismail, said the country produced 73% of its rice needs and the rest was met with imports under long-term contracts 7

April 18, 2018 1:31 PM 7-Eleven Malaysia announces dividend share, cash payout

PETALING JAYA: 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Bhd, which today announced cash and shares distribution as dividends, is acquiring a 60% stake in foodstuff supplier Café Decoral Sdn Bhd for RM600,000. The group is paying out an interim single-tier cash dividend of 2.7 sen per ordinary share; and a share dividend distribution of 18.5 million treasury shares 11

April 15, 2018 7:14 AM Fancy a bowl of pan mee? It’s free… if you vote on May 9

What better than a bowl of pan mee after casting your vote? — Picture from Instagram/cinnyngPETALING JAYA, April 15 — Malaysians might have divided opinions when it comes to who they should vote for on May 9 but if there’s one thing that unites us, it’s food. Forget the ‘crispy’ rendang debate; what better than a hot bowl of pan mee after casting your vote on May 9? Noodle 11

April 13, 2018 7:46 AM Your vote for a bowl of bak kut teh!

Eng Chun is offering their famous bak kut teh, as long as you vote in GE14. — Picture via Facebook/ EngChubBakKutTehPETALING JAYA, April 13 — Fancy a free bowl of Klang’s famous bak kut teh? The popular dish of pork ribs in a broth of herbs and spices, has several stories of its origins, including that it was invented in Port Klang by coolies in the early 8

March 28, 2018 11:39 PM Obama security aide Susan Rice joins Netflix

Newly appointed National Security Advisor Susan Rice embraces US President Barack Obama after he made the announcement during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, DC, June 5, 2013. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, March 29 — Netflix said today it had tapped former US national security advisor and United Nations ambassador Susan Rice to join its board 15

March 21, 2018 11:04 AM PM: GST not to be blamed for high living cost

Najib said that unscrupulous traders have been trying to take advantage of the broad-based consumption tax to increase prices. ― Picture by Mukhriz HazimKOTA KINABALU, March 21 ― Malaysians should not be feeling the pinch by now from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as it was implemented almost three years ago, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today 7

March 13, 2018 8:47 AM Ipoh girl wins Michelin star for Paris restaurant

Pertinence, co-owned by Ipoh-born Liew (right) and her Japanese husband Ryuosuke Naito, received one Michelin star in the 2018 Michelin Guide France. — Picture via Pertinence RestaurantKUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — Kwen Liew is the first Malaysian woman to receive a Michelin star, awarded for her restaurant in Paris just seven months after it opened. The restaurant 21

March 11, 2018 11:22 PM RM1.7m for flood-affected padi farmers in Penang

Students wade across waist-deep flood waters in order to get to school for the SPM Examinations at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Datuk Ahmad Said in Penang November 6, 2017. — Picture by Sayuti ZainudinKEPALA BATAS, March 12 — The federal government through the Padi Disaster Fund (TBTP) has allocated RM1.7 million for padi farmers in Penang who were affected 20