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March 21, 2018 5:14 AM Sarawak sends maiden shipment of durian paste to China

Sarawak's Department of Agriculture has been tasked to look into a programme to rehabilitate existing durian trees to be more productive and producing high quality fruits during the coming season. — Bernama picKUCHING, March 21 — Sarawak, through local fruits exporter Top Fruits (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd, made its first-ever shipment of frozen durian paste to China 4

March 20, 2018 4:01 AM Seremban, Nilai Municipal Councils to merge as Seremban City Council

SEREMBAN: The Negri Sembilan state government will merge Seremban Municipal Council (MPS) and Nilai Municipal Council (MPN) to become Seremban City Council (MBS). Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan said Seremban would be elevated to city status in Jan next year, in conjunction with the 71st birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar Negri Sembilan Tuanku Muhriz 4

March 18, 2018 12:22 PM PKPMP refutes statement by Auctioneers Council of Malaysia president

PUTRAJAYA: The office of the Chief Registrar of the Federal Court (PKPMP) Malaysia has refuted the statement by the president of the Malaysian Auctioneers Council Mustafa Osman that the e-Lelong (e-Auction) had been implemented without appropriate consultation with the relevant parties. The Chief Registrar of the Federal Court Datuk Seri Latifah Mohd Tahar 4

March 18, 2018 9:41 AM Najib: Study Australia's success in building quality homes

SYDNEY: Australia's success in building quality homes without relying on foreign work force may be studied for implementation in Malaysia. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said Australia clearly managed to build quality homes using the Industrialised Building System (IBS). He said Australia did not depend on foreign labour but they still manage 8

March 16, 2018 2:50 PM US opposes taxes on big tech firms

EU officials have drafted the proposed digital tax that would hit US tech giants like Facebook, Amazon and Google amid accusations they divert European earnings to low-tax countries. ― Reuters picWASHINGTON, March 16 — The United States said today it “firmly opposes” any new tax aimed at big technology firms, in a sharp challenge to a European proposal 8

March 16, 2018 12:35 PM VEP tags for vehicles from Singapore to be released soon: Liow

PUTRAJAYA: The Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) tags, which will be attached to all foreign-registered vehicles entering Malaysia through the Causeway and Second-Link Expressway, will be released in stages upon completion of ongoing application tests. Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the ongoing application test was expected to complete in mid-April 7

March 15, 2018 11:40 AM Vespa GTS Super 300 launched

NAZA Premira Sdn Bhd launched the 2018 Vespa GTS Super 300 today. With the brand interpretation "Not for Everyone", the new Vespa is “the epitome of the Vespa brand’s values – Style, Comfort, Safety and Sturdiness, and is unrivalled in today’s scooter market”. Powered by a liquid-cooled 300cc Quasar engine, the latest Vespa scooter is unrivalled in the market 7

March 15, 2018 7:02 AM DPM: Combination of modern and community policing needed to check crime

BUTTERWORTH, March 15 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today it is necessary to combine aspects of modern policing and community policing to check crime and maintain public order. Ahmad Zahid, who is also the Home Minister, said the merging of these aspects was important to ensure a comprehensive technology-based service 7

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 13

March 15, 2018 1:53 AM More than rest of world, Malaysian parents want better school computers

According to a survey, Malaysian parents want additional allocations to be channeled towards computing equipment for students. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — Six in 10 Malaysian parents in a global survey would spend extra school funds on computers and technology, the highest of any country in the Global Parents Survey. The figure was derived from the 1,000 Malaysian 8