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August 17, 2018 7:03 AM N. Korea leader lambasts 'brigandish' sanctions: KCNA

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attacked "hostile forces" over "brigandish" sanctions, state media reported Friday, as Washington seeks to maintain pressure on Pyongyang over its nuclear programme. Kim and US President Donald Trump held a groundbreaking summit in Singapore in June, which the US leader touted as a historic breakthrough. But there 3

August 15, 2018 1:04 PM Focus on public-private tie-ups to achieve Vision 2020/25: IDC

KUALA LUMPUR: International Data Corporation (IDC) Asean is calling for the new government to focus on public-private collaborations to achieve Vision 2020/25. As the initial Vision 2020 set higher goals to transform the country’s society and economy, the public sector needs to step up to set the direction and planning towards building a balanced ecosystem 5

August 14, 2018 7:56 AM Mahathir’s water-war with Singapore

More than 30 years ago, back in the mid-1980s, a Malaysian friend who lives in Singapore told me that if Malaysia ever cuts off the water supply to Singapore, Singaporeans will not go thirsty (like in 1941 when the Japanese did that). Singapore has enough water although they may have to ban garden hoses and the washing of cars. The reason this Malaysian-Singaporean 5

August 12, 2018 5:16 AM Govt wants to bring back Jho Low’s private jet

PETALING JAYA: The private jet of fugitive Low Taek Jho (pix), or Jho Low, is next on the government's hunt list. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia would now turn its attention towards bringing back the jet when asked today. Jho Low's superyacht Equanimity, said to be bought with money from 1MDB, was seized by the Malaysian government 9

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 8

August 7, 2018 11:35 AM Kuching Nissan service advisor most competent in Asia

TAN Chong Ekspres Auto Servis Sdn Bhd (TCEAS) recently emerged as champion in the Nissan Service Advisor Excellence Competency (NISAC) Award Asia Regional Contest held in Thailand. Ernest Chong Ruichen (pix, top) from Nissan Kuching 3S Centre, who took national honours in the NISAC National Contest in April 2018, was chosen to represent Malaysia for the regional 15

August 7, 2018 10:30 AM Singapore uproar over store selling ivory jewellery

SINGAPORE: A Singapore online store selling ivory jewellery has sparked an uproar, with an animal rights group Tuesday slamming the shop for offering products made from "tortured" elephants. Ivory Lane offers earrings for Sg$160 (RM476) and necklaces for Sg$800 and insists its products are made from ivory that was obtained before 1990 when an international 13

August 6, 2018 2:20 AM The search for Asia’s next top model returns

HIT reality TV series Asia’s Next Top Model is back for another season of fashion, feuds and rigorous competition on FOX Life, one of Asia’s leading general entertainment channels. Fourteen beautiful young women will compete in season 6, selected from scores of auditioning hopefuls from across the region who fought for their chance to take centrestage 10

August 3, 2018 3:04 AM Man held for having sex on pavement in Singapore

SINGAPORE: A man has been arrested for having sex on the pavement along Claymore Drive, outside Orchard Towers. Singapore police said the 30-year-old suspect was apprehended on Wednesday. Officers from Tanglin Police Division established the identity of the man through follow-up investigations and by using CCTV footage. However, they have yet to establish 5

August 2, 2018 11:39 AM Singapore PM visits Muhyiddin

KUALA LUMPUR:Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin who is receiving treatment at a hospital in Singapore received a visit by Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong today. In a posting on the visit uploaded on his Facebook account, Muhyiddin Yassin also uploaded three pictures of him, wife Puan Sri Noorainee Abdul Rahman and Lee at his ward. Muhyiddin 6