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August 13, 2018 10:06 AM Sabah govt to continue providing allocation to non-Muslim religious bodies, schools

KOTA KINABALU: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal today said that the state government will continue to provide annual allocation to non-Muslim religious bodies, missionary schools and Chinese private schools in Sabah. Mohd Shafie, who is also Sabah Finance Minister, said the objective of such allocation was to ease the financial burden of the institutions 14

July 29, 2018 8:23 AM A push and headstart from property

PKNS Real Estate (PREC) CEO Fakru Radzi Ab Ghani signed a lease agreement with the founder of Headstart Group Khairul Razman Ramly recently, to launch the Headstart Academy at SACC Mall. At the launch event, child psychologist Katyana Azman, who also serves as an advisor to Headstart Academy, shared about the importance of early screening and assessment 8

July 26, 2018 3:48 AM Ringgit strengthens against US dollar at opening

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit carried on yesterday's positive momentum to open higher against the US dollar, as market players opined that the biggest currency beneficiaries post-European Union-US trade announcement have been the commodity-linked and carry-trade riskier currencies. OANDA Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, Stephen Innes said with the oil prices 22

July 15, 2018 6:35 AM PH lied about bringing down fuel prices, says Najib

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan lied to the people about bringing down fuel prices, embattled former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib has said. In an interview with Sinar Harian, Najib said he is willing to take a bet with anyone that PH's purported election promise was nothing more than a fairy tale to win the hearts of the people. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir 11

June 26, 2018 9:43 AM Reduce dependence on imported vegetable seeds: Salahuddin

SEPANG: The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry is committed towards developing a technology that will reduce the country's agriculture sector on imported vegetable seeds. Its minister, Salahuddin Ayub, said a discussion on the matter would be held with the Malaysian Agriculture Research and Development Institute (Mardi), as well as the relevant 10

June 24, 2018 12:52 AM Penang proposes giving Cost of Living Allowance in the form of food subsidy

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang state government has proposed that the Cost of Living Allowance (Cola) for fishermen currently given as cash handouts, be replaced with a food subsidy card. Health, Agriculture and Agro-based Industry and Penang Rural Development Committee chairman Afif Bahardin said the card would ensure that fishermen and their families received 30

April 17, 2018 3:51 PM Report: Former Armstrong doctor provided drugs to Spanish track team

El Pais newspaper reported that Spain’s Olympic track cycling team from Atlanta 1996 was supplied banned substances by Lance Armstrong’s (pic) disgraced former doctor Michele Ferrari. — Reuters picMADRID, April 17 — Spain’s Olympic track cycling team from Atlanta 1996 was supplied banned substances by Lance Armstrong’s disgraced former doctor Michele 23

March 31, 2018 9:42 AM RM61.5m to boost water supply for Orang Asli in Pahang

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today announced an allocation of RM61.5 million for the implementation of Phase 1 of the Orang Asli Village Water Supply Project in Pahang. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaPEKAN, March 31 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today announced an allocation of RM61.5 million for the implementation of Phase 1 of the Orang 13

March 18, 2018 2:38 PM Govt never washed hands off issue of price hikes, says Johari

Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani today stressed that the government never relinquished its responsibilities on the issue of increase in the price of goods. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, March 18 — Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani today stressed that the government never relinquished its responsibilities on the issue of increase 12

March 15, 2018 5:15 AM South-east Asia stocks fall on looming worries of US-China trade spat

Philippine shares hit a more than three-month low on broad-based losses. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, March 15 — Most South-east Asian stock markets lost ground today, tracking Wall Street overnight, as trade war fears intensified on reports U.S. President Donald Trump would seek fresh tariffs on imports from China. Yesterday, a White House spokeswoman said the Trump 30