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April 17, 2018 2:32 AM A different kind of cruise

PEACE BOAT is not merely a cruise liner that traverses the world’s oceans, but is also a non-governmental organisation founded in Japan with a mission to raise awareness of global issues, and foster positive social change. The Peace Boat organisation believes that travel in itself can be a tool for positive social and political change. Since its maiden 82

April 16, 2018 10:42 AM Prince Court Medical Centre named one of world’s best for medical tourism

In a statement today, PCMC Chief Executive Officer, Chong Yee Mun, said the hospital has been in the top 10 list since 2013. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — Medical Travel Quality Alliance (MTQUA) has named Prince Court Medical Centre (PCMC) as one of the world's best hospitals for medical tourism. In a statement today, PCMC Chief Executive Officer 28

April 15, 2018 7:14 AM Fancy a bowl of pan mee? It’s free… if you vote on May 9

What better than a bowl of pan mee after casting your vote? — Picture from Instagram/cinnyngPETALING JAYA, April 15 — Malaysians might have divided opinions when it comes to who they should vote for on May 9 but if there’s one thing that unites us, it’s food. Forget the ‘crispy’ rendang debate; what better than a hot bowl of pan mee after casting your vote on May 9? Noodle 27

April 13, 2018 1:02 PM Malaysia Airlines adds capacity for GE14

Malaysia Airlines will be adding 40 additional flights and upgrading 10 flights to wide-body services to selected domestic destinations for GE14. — Reuters file picPUTRAJAYA, April 13 — Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) will be mounting 40 additional flights and upgrading 10 flights to wide-body services to selected domestic destinations between May 5 and 10 due to the 14th General 20

April 13, 2018 12:02 AM Ikea offers Malaysian workers in Singapore extra day’s leave to head home to vote

The Election Commission’s announcement this week of the election date, which is a Wednesday, has triggered a scramble for bus and plane tickets among overseas Malaysians looking to travel home. — TODAY picSINGAPORE, April 13 — To help its Malaysian employees head home for Malaysia’s 14th general election on May 9, Swedish furniture giant Ikea said yesterday 18

April 12, 2018 6:55 AM Manager Wenger reminds Arsenal of Barca exit ahead of CSKA match

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during training at St Albans, Britain April 11, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, April 12 — Arsenal will go in with their strongest team and best-possible attitude when they face CSKA Moscow in the second leg of their Europa League quarter-final later today, manager Arsene Wenger has said. The north London side hold a 4-1 advantage 50

April 11, 2018 1:56 PM Sweden charges Chinese with spying on Tibetan refugees

STOCKHOLM: Swedish prosecutors on Wednesday charged a 49-year-old Chinese man with espionage for allegedly gathering intelligence on Tibetan refugees in Sweden and Norway for China. The man, identified in the charge sheet as Dorjee Gyantsan, is accused of infiltrating the Tibetan community to pass information on their personal and political activities 62

April 11, 2018 6:04 AM Penang mulls state holiday for May 9

Lim Guan Eng says Penang will consider making Putrajaya action. — Picture by Sayuti ZainudinGEORGE TOWN, April 11 — The Penang government may declare a public holiday for the state on May 9 if Putrajaya does not, said caretaker chief minister Lim Guan Eng. Lim urged Datuk Seri Najib Razak to announce a public holiday then so that voters could travel 18

April 11, 2018 3:06 AM US lifts travel ban on Chad

WASHINGTON: The United States announced Tuesday the lifting of its six-month ban on visitors and immigrants from Chad, saying the country had met key security requirements for vetting travellers. "The president announced today that Chad has raised its security standards to meet important baseline US national security requirements," the Department of Homeland 64

April 10, 2018 1:48 PM With Syria in focus, Trump cancels trip to Latin America

US President Donald Trump had been scheduled to travel to Lima, Peru, on Friday to attend the Summit of the Americas and then travel on to Bogota, Colombia. — Reuters picWASHINGTON, April 10 — US President Donald Trump has decided to cancel his first official trip to Latin America this week to focus on responding to a suspected chemical weapons attack 48