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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 12:14 PM Share Market closes below 1,700 points, 31st day of consecutive foreign selling and FOREX reserves down RM8.5 billion

Today was the 31st day of consecutive foreign selling of our share market. RM264.9 million left Malaysia today (Thursday) in addition to the RM238.8 million, RM555 million and RM383.96 million from Monday to Wednesday. This means foreign investors have pulled RM9 billion out of our stock-market since beginning of May on top of the estimated RM20 billion 4

June 19, 2018 9:15 AM Pensioner loses RM288k in Macau Scam

JOHOR BARU: A government pensioner lost about RM288,000 after being duped by a Macau Scam syndicate in May. Batu Pahat District Police chief ACP Abdul Wahib Musa said the 62-year-old man lost his money when he made payment transactions to four accounts belonging to the syndicate, purportedly for bail and legal fees. "The victim, a retired medical assistant 7

June 17, 2018 4:00 PM We are one with the nation, says Cathodic church

PUTRAJAYA: The Catholic church's contribution to Tabung Harapan should be seen as a gesture that the community is one with the nation in times of need. Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur Julian Leow said the contribution is an important initiative by the Catholic church to pay a portion of the country's debts of RM1 trillion. "We are all Malaysians and we are part of the nation 5

June 13, 2018 3:27 AM BAuto share price up on strong Q4 earnings

PETALING JAYA: Bermaz Auto Bhd's (BAuto) share price rose 2.15% this morning after its net profit for the fourth quarter ended April 30, 2018 more than doubled to RM57.19 million from RM22.21 million a year ago, largely due to higher revenue recorded by the domestic operations, improvement in gross profit margin as a result of the strengthening of the ringgit 11

June 11, 2018 1:34 PM MACC seeks four in ongoing 1MDB probe

PUTRAJAYA: Three men and a woman are being sought by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) assist in the ongoing investigations on the multi-billion ringgit scandal of state-owned investment arm 1MDB. In a statement today, the commission said three of them including the woman were employed as officers of 1MDB. Those with information on their 4

June 11, 2018 8:47 AM Gambling syndicates securing bank accounts ahead of World Cup

AS the world counts down to the FIFA World Cup which kicks off in Russia on Thursday, local bookmaking syndicates are said to be busy securing bank accounts from individuals to be used to accept bets and launder money during the month-long tournament. According to a report in Oriental Daily News today, account holders are getting paid as much as RM1,000 for each account 5

June 9, 2018 2:24 PM Who will declare Malaysia as bankrupt?

Tun Mahathir said today that Malaysia could be declared as bankrupt as our national debt is at critical state. How true is this and who will declare us as bankrupt? 1. Our national debt remains at RM680 billion – not RM1 trillion. The RM1 trillion includes contingent liability of RM200b and another RM150b of committed lease payments – both of which is never 15

June 9, 2018 3:14 AM Bursa Malaysia's downtrend likely to continue next week

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia will likely continue its downtrend next week on gloomy investor sentiment, as well as profit-taking ahead of the Hari Raya holiday, said analysts. An analyst told Bernama that the macro factors expected to affect the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI next week, includes the Group of Seven(G7) meeting as investors search for clues 11

June 4, 2018 10:54 AM Ringgit closes higher on US-Korean summit news

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed higher today against the US dollar in tandem with Asian emerging currencies following news that the United States-North Korea summit would be held next week, said a dealer. At 6pm, the local unit was quoted at 3.9700/9740 from 3.9770/9800 last Friday. The dealer said if the outcome of the summit was positive, it would 12