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March 20, 2018 2:55 PM Singaporean travel agency boss killed in Mecca bus crash

Saudi firefighters at the scene of the accident, after a lorry crashed into the bus carrying the 31 passengers. — TODAY picSINGAPORE, March 20 — A Singaporean performing the minor pilgrimage (umrah) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, was killed today after a lorry crashed into the bus that he was travelling in. A number of passengers were also injured in the traffic 3

March 18, 2018 4:10 PM 110,000 visitors throng Matta Fair March 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: About 110,000 visitors were estimated to have gathered at the Matta Fair March 2018 which opened at Putra World Trade Centre on Friday. Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) president Datuk Tan Kok Liang said the fair is expected to achieve RM210 million in sales. "MATTA fair is getting bigger with 1,353 exhibition booths 4

March 16, 2018 1:17 PM March Mania at Petronas

BECOME a Petronas Mesra Cardholder now and make full use of the many perks that comes with it. For starters, from Mar 19 to 25, fuel up with a minimum of RM40 worth of Petronas Primax and receive RM1 off any purchase made at its Kedai Mesra. The plan is offered at a nominal 100 Mesra points (RM1) monthly on spending of RM100 per month at any Petronas 8

March 16, 2018 1:19 AM Spurs don't need to 'buy' trophies: Pochettino

LONDON: Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino (pix) believes his side should be proud of their achievements in recent years even if they haven't delivered silverware because they can't "buy" trophies like their competitors. Pochettino's men travel to Swansea City on Saturday (1215GMT) (8.15pm Malaysia) in the hope of reaching the last four of the FA Cup. Spurs 5

March 15, 2018 11:07 AM Huawei Nova 2 Lite: You can be a superstar for less, but why would you?

The Nova 2 Lite is marketed at those who like to take selfies. — SoyaCincau picKUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — Obviously, being a superstar is something many aspire to be. But the problem is that not everyone can afford to shell out more than RM1,000 to become a proper nova superstar with the Huawei Nova 2i. Thankfully, the company knows that too and today 10

March 15, 2018 10:01 AM Malindo Air launches Penang-Banda Aceh flight

Malindo Air launches its Penang-Banda Aceh direct flights with promotional fares. — Picture courtesy Facebook/Malindi AirKUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — Malindo Air today launched its Penang-Banda Aceh direct flights, with a promotional all-in-fare starting from RM189 for one-way travel, inclusive of a 15-kilogramme (kg) baggage allowance. In a statement today 11

March 13, 2018 5:44 AM Visa predicts 35pc rise in contactless payments

Nadia Heng Min Dern shows a mobile app during the launch of the Pick-A-Trip app in Kuala Lumpur March 13, 2018,.― Picture by Razak GhazaliKUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — Paywave payments in the country will increase by up to 35 per cent, Visa Malaysia predicted. Visa Malaysia country manager Ng Kong Boon also said penetration will double from 25 per cent to 50 per cent. “We started 10

March 12, 2018 11:18 PM Relegation-threatened Southampton sack manager Pellegrino

Manager Mauricio Pellegrino is sacked by relegation-threatened Southampton. — Action Images pic via ReutersLONDON, March 13 ― Southampton have parted company with their Argentine manager Mauricio Pellegrino after just one win in their last 17 Premier League games, the south-coast club said yesterday. Pellegrino took over in June to replace sacked Frenchman 13

March 12, 2018 10:35 AM EU extends sanctions over Ukraine conflict

BRUSSELS: The European Union on Monday extended by a further six months sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials over their suspected involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Asset freezes and travel bans now affect 150 individuals, up one from six months earlier, and 38 "entities", which include businesses, organisations and political 7

March 12, 2018 4:58 AM AirAsia commits to building digital portfolio

Earlier this month, Fernandes reaffirmed the group would dispose of its non-core assets and focus on core operations. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — AirAsia Bhd is set to build its digital portfolio as part of an expansion plan, said Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. “AirAsia will deliver another sale as promised. There 13